Undated handout photo issued by Peter Moloney of an Ierland Komitee (Dutch support group) calendar for 1984 that forms part of a private collection of memorabilia charting the bloody history of Northern Ireland that retired London-based architect Peter Moloney now wants to hand over to a suitable institution. Photograph: PA

The largest known private collection of memorabilia charting the bloody history of Northern Ireland is being offered free to a good home.Despite spend(...)

Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams. Members of the Ulster Defence Association, using its Ulster Freedom Fighters cover name, carried out a gun attack on a car containing Mr Adams and four other republicans as they were driving towards Belfast Magistrates Court in March 1984.

There is no evidence that the RUC was involved in a UDA gun attack that left Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams with serious wounds over 30 years ago, (...)

PSNI assistant chief constable George Hamilton said the blame for  disorder in Larne, Co Antrim, last night lay “firmly with the South East Antrim UDA”. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

One of the PSNI’s most senior officers has blamed a faction of the UDA for going on “a power trip” in Co Antrim last night, when three houses a(...)

PSNI chief constable Matt Baggott has said  a “thorough investigation” into whether eight unexplained deaths in Northern Ireland in recent weeks were due to people taking contaminated drugs is being carried out. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Police are carrying out a “thorough investigation” to try to establish if eight “unexplained” deaths in Northern Ireland in recent weeks were as a res(...)