John and Lynette Rodgers, from Holywood in Co Down. Photograph: Pacemaker Press/ Rodgers Family  John and Lynette Rodgers, from Holywood in Co Down. Photograph: Pacemaker Press/ Rodgers Family

The joint funerals of the honeymoon couple who were drowned while holidaying in South Africa is taking place today in the same church where they were (...)

The  HSBC  logo seen on a branch in  Switzerland. Photograph: Gianluca Colla/Bloomberg

John Crossan (born 1945), a businessman based in Porthaw, Co Donegal, appears in the HSBC files, where he is described as a jeweller. The file indicat(...)

Mr Higgins will be honoured at a state banquet hosted by Queen Elizabeth at Windsor Castle. Photograph:L Andrew Winning/Reuters

Áras an Uachtaráin has released details of the upcoming state visit by President Michael D Higgins to Britain. The visit follows the successful(...)

A dejected  Vurnon Anita leaves the pitch after Newcastle United 4-0 defeat at Manchester City on Monday.

Newcastle United’s renaissance at the inception of the Premier League was rallied by the club’s then owner, John Hall, as a flagship for an economic r(...)