Adelaide Road synagogue in  Dublin 2. Photograph: Paddy Whelan/The Irish Times

The State’s Jewish population has risen by 28.9 per cent, or 573, since 2011, according to the 2016 census. The population of Jews in Ireland had bee(...)

The Titanic Belfast attraction in Northern Ireland. The State’s residents have taken more trips to the North this year, according to the latest statistics. File photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

The State’s residents have taken more trips to the North this year and spent millions more there than they did last year, according to the latest stat(...)

Marie Conlon’s body was found by PSNI officers at her home at Larkspur Rise (general view above) in west Belfast after concerns were raised about her whereabouts. File photograph: Google Street View

The PSNI has launched a murder investigation after the discovery of the body of a woman in an apartment in west Belfast who may have died more than tw(...)

Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau  in Washington, where he raised a trade dispute involving Bombardier aircraft. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau has said he talked to US president Donald Trump about the Bombardier dispute which threatens more than 4,000 jo(...)

 Robin Newton: he issued a statement to say he had “never been appointed to any position with Charter NI”.   Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

There was guarded but growing optimism in Belfast on Wednesday night that the DUP and Sinn Féin are close to a deal that would restore the Northern Ex(...)

Jackie Larkin, whose brother Gerard Brady was murdered by the Mount Vernon UVF in 1994, and Ciaran Fox, whose father Eamon Fox was also murdered  by the UVF, speaking to the press after the DPP’s decision. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

Gary Haggarty had been billed as the “mother of all supergrasses” who could put away for life several senior Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) members and(...)

Shannon Airport has made it to the final three destinations in an X Factor-style competition to decide a new airline route from Cologne

First it was singing, then dancing and now airline routes. Yes, you read that correctly. In the first round of an X Factor style comptition, a German (...)

Members of Britain’s Unite trade union protest outside the Houses of Parliament in support of Bombardier workers in London. Photograph: Peter Nicholls/Reuters

Bombardier workers from Belfast are hoping British MPs will take notice of a giant banner outside of the House of Commons in London today urging them (...)

Caterpillar has facilities in Belfast and Larne design, manufacture and assembly diesel and gas generation sets

Caterpillar, one of the North’s largest manufacturers, suffered an £80 million slump in sales at its Northern Ireland operations last year, according (...)

Military Pallbearers carry the coffin into the church at funeral of former taoiseach Liam Cosgrave at Church of the Annunciation, Rathfarnham. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

Integrity was the hallmark of Liam Cosgrave’s private and professional life, mourners were told at the former taoiseach’s funeral Mass on Saturday. “(...)