Alan Kelly has called on Gerry Adams to say the IRA “will never exist again”.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne 3:07

Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams must assure the Irish public the IRA no longer exists and “will never exist again”, according to the Minister for Environ(...)

Thomas Valliday, who had been an inmate at Maghaberry Prison in Co Antrim, escaped while at the Ulster Hospital in Dundonald. He was caught in Belfast on Monday evening.

A convicted murderer who escaped from custody in Northern Ireland last Friday has been caught by police.Thomas Valliday, who had been an inmate at Ma(...)

The PSNI have appealed to any witnesses of an arson attack on the Derry Sinn Féin constituency office overnight. Photograph: PA

A Sinn Féin constituency office in Derry was targeted overnight by arsonists.The incident happened on Eastway Street where police say a rear window wa(...)

Kieran McManus was shot a number of times at close range as he stood talking to friends outside a Domino’s Pizza shop on Kennedy Way in west Belfast on Saturday night. Photograph: Lesley-Anne McKeown/PA

Police in the North are viewing hours of CCTV footage and conducting door-to-door inquiries in a bid to establish a motive for the murder of a 26-y(...)