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David Black (52) was shot dead on the M1 motorway by dissident republicans as he drove to work in Maghaberry jail.

A suspected dissident republican will hear next month whether he is to be extradited to Northern Ireland in connection with the murder of prison offic(...)

Prison officers carry the coffin to Molesworth Presbyterian Church of murdered colleague David Black through his home town of Cookstown in Co Tyrone in 2012. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Stormont’s Minister for Justice has said she is “deeply concerned” about the disappearance of a man due to stand trial in connection with the murder o(...)

In tune with his times: Richard Fariña plays harmonica with Eric von Schmidt in 1963. Photograph: Redferns/Getty

He is almost forgotten now, but 50 years ago Richard Fariña seemed poised for fame. The only issue was whether he would follow a literary or a musical(...)