Ten Square Hotel in Belfast: The city’s council has approved an extension to the current hotel along with plans for a new 179-bedroom hotel in Hope Street

Belfast City Council has agreed to back two further new hotel projects for the city centre bringing the number of multi-million pound hotel investment(...)

Dissident republicans are thought to be responsible for the disruptive security alerts which come after the PSNI announced it would be recruiting 100 new officers. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A bomb has been made safe at a Derry hotel which is due to host a PSNI recruitment event next week. The viable improvised explosive device (IED) was (...)

Belfast Metropolitan College’s Millfield campus was evacuated due to a security alert. Photograph: Albert Bridge/Wikimedia Commons

Police in the North have been dealing with a series of security alerts at venues in Belfast, Omagh and Derry that are due to host PSNI recruitment inf(...)

The North’s Minister for Employment and Learning, Dr Stephen Farry:  “Employers will be central to the success of our new apprenticeship system.”

The professional body Accounting Technicians Ireland will create 100 new apprenticeships this year in partnership with the north’s Department of Educ(...)

Queen’s University Belfast: Chris Caldwell believes Northern Ireland needs to direct more investment into the education system to produce graduates with the right types of skills for industry and business.

Unemployed graduates in the North will get a chance to apply this week for a place at a contemporary pop-up style academy that promises the prospect o(...)

Who will be crowned best young chef in the world?

San Pellegrino has launched a global talent search to find the best young chef in the world, who will have to prove his or her creativity by working w(...)

Maria McCann talks to members of the media after a stabbing incident at Belfast Metropolitan College where two men in their 20s were injured during the violent confrontation. Photograph: David Young/PA Wire

Young people have described their terror as a stabbing incident unfolded inside a Belfast college today.Two men in their 20s were injured during the v(...)

Plans to hold the Miss Ulster competition in parliament buildings at Stormont have been pulled in the wake of an outcry from some politicians. Assembl(...)

A computer generated image of the proposed new Titanic Quarter offices. Subject to planning permission it is anticipated that the building will open in autumn 2015, accommodating a further 2,000 workers in the area.

Titanic Quarter Limited has lodged a full planning application for major new offices which are portrayed as the “largest new commercial development” p(...)