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Peadar Tóibín has said that while his new party will be ‘100% pro-life’, it is discussing free votes on a range of abortion issues. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Peadar Tóibín’s as-yet unnamed political party is suddenly filling a gap that should belong to the SDLP-Fianna Fáil merger. It is fair to say this de(...)

Police have asked witnesses to call 101, quoting reference number 1212 20/09/18.

Police have appealed for witnesses after an eight-year-old boy died after being struck by a car near the entrance to a service station in Co Derry. D(...)

 Human Life International says  it intends to campaign to keep abortion out of the North by “dispelling the darkness, spreading the light of truth”

The president of an international anti-abortion organisation has called on Catholics in Northern Ireland to “keep the wolf out of the field” and preve(...)

Fred Heatley, right, at the Irish News

Fred Heatley, who has died in his native Belfast, made history as one of the founders of the Northern Ireland Civil Rights Association (NICRA). He als(...)

The Chicago Rose Maggie McEldowney was crowned the Rose of Tralee 2016 on Tuesday night.

1. Central Italy has been struck by a massive earthquake, registering 6.2 on the Richter scale, with 10 people reported dead. Given that the e(...)

 Savina Donohoe, curator of Cavan County Museum, turf cutter Jack Conway, and Andy Halpin, assistant keeper, Irish Antiquities Division, National Museum of Ireland, with a prehistoric 10kg lump of bog butter thought to have been a gift to the gods, which was found by turf cutters. Photograph: Cavan County Museum/PA Wire

A prehistoric 10kg lump of bog butter thought to have been a gift to the gods has been found by turf cutters. The creamy white dairy product, which (...)