Northern Ireland’s First Minister Peter Robinson arrives at the course Dubai Duty Free Irish Open at Royal County Down Golf Clubafter he was discharged from hospital yesterday, four days after suffering a suspected heart attack. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Northern Ireland’s First Minister Peter Robinson is attending the Irish Open golf tournament at Royal Co Down after being hospitalised for a heart con(...)

DUP ministers Arlene Foster, Simon Hamilton, Jonathan Bell and Michelle McIlveen after an Executive meeting at Storming Castle as Northern Ireland’s  ministers fail to agree a budget for public spending for next year. Photograph: PA

The Northern Executive has failed to agree a budget for the rest of this financial year with most Ministers also conceding that they have no notion of(...)

First Minister Peter Robinson: underwent procedure at the Ulster Hospital. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson is being assessed in a Belfast hospital after undergoing a procedure for a heart condition. Mr R(...)

A man accused of flashing at two women at Belfast’s Royal Victoria Hospital (pictured) early on Sunday morning has been refused bail. Image: Google Maps.

A man accused of flashing at two women in a hospital forgot to button up after a toilet visit, a court has heard. Edward Crozier was remanded into cu(...)

Margaret Burke (49) suffered fatal injuries on Saturday after she was struck by a car while out walking in Castlebar.  She was taken to Mayo General Hospital (above) but was later pronounced dead. Photo: Keith Heneghan.

Four people died over the weekend in what was one of the worst for deaths on Irish roads so far this year.The deaths occurred in Mayo, Cork, Longford(...)

The grid during Friday’s practice for the 2015 Northwest 200 Road races. Photograph: Stephen Davison/Pacemaker

A spectator was taken to a Belfast hospital by helicopter after three riders crashed at the Northwest 200 remains in a “critical but stable” condition(...)

A patient in a Northern Ireland hospital is being tested for suspected rabies. The Public Health Agency confirmed the person had travelled in an area affected by the disease. File photograph: Getty Images

A patient in a Northern Ireland hospital is being tested for suspected rabies.The Public Health Agency (PHA) confirmed the person had recently travel(...)

A man, woman and child are in critical condition in hospital after being rescued from a house fire in Belfast.They were found unconscious in the upsta(...)

Kenneth Colwell (23),  Forthriver Link, Belfast, was arrested after allegedly stepping out onto North Street in Belfast brandishing some form of fake gun.  File photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

A man was hit by a car he was allegedly trying to hijack within hours of being released from custody, a court heard on Wednesday. Kenneth Colwell sust(...)

Paul Burns (31) tried to attack Edward Gibson while medical staff were battling to save his life, prosecutors claimed. Mr Gibson was rushed to Royal Victoria Hospital following a gun attack in the Divis area of Belfast on October 24th last year.

A murder victim was subjected to abuse and told he would be killed as he lay dying in a Belfast hospital, the High Court heard today. Paul Burns (31) (...)