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April 10th, 1998: taoiseach Bertie Ahern, British prime minister Tony Blair and US senator George Mitchell shaking hands after they signed the historic agreement for peace in Northern Ireland. Photograph:  Dan Chung/AFP/Getty Images

Daniel Hannan is one of the most intelligent and sophisticated of the Brexiteers. The longtime Tory member of the European Parliament has a double fir(...)

The continuing political stalemate in Northern Ireland requires fresh thinking from all sides, not only from the parties at Stormont but also from the(...)

South Armagh-born Labour MP Conor McGinn: “My preference is for a fully functioning Executive and Assembly to deal with this issue, but LGBT couples in Northern Ireland should not be made to wait a moment longer for their basic rights.” File photograph: Conor McGinn/Twitter

A proposed Westminster law for same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland will be introduced at the end of March. South Armagh-born Labour MP Conor McGin(...)

Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney  said he would like to see a US ambassador to Ireland named. File photograph: Cyril Byrne

The United States is preparing to appoint a special envoy to Northern Ireland the US secretary of state Rex Tillerson has confirmed. Responding to qu(...)

Ulster rugby player Paddy Jackson said in a statement he knew the complainant was interested in him because she touched him in a flirty way and was trying to chat to him. Photograph: PA

A woman who alleges she was raped by Ireland and Ulster Rugby player Paddy Jackson was being “forward” and was staring at him during the night, the pl(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. Photograph: Eric Luke

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said Ireland is willing to pay more into the EU budget after Brexit, but rejected the idea that revenues from corporation t(...)

Police said a 34-year-old man arrested in the Poleglass area (above) of Belfast on Wednesday has been released unconditionally. File  photograph: Google Street View

Detectives investigating the murder of a man in front of his partner and an 11-year-old child have made an arrest under the Terrorism Act. Raymond J(...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris said there was no question of the hard border deal being watered down or changed. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Government is satisfied “full legal effect” will be given to the avoidance of a hard border between the Republic and Northern Ireland in the final(...)

Stuart Olding (left) and Paddy Jackson are charged with rape. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

The rape trial of Ireland and Ulster rugby players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding has been adjourned for the day on Thursday due to a juror’s illness(...)

FACTS has been working with Boringly Good on the development of new products that exploit the nutrients and other unique qualities of almond milk

Between 80 and 90 per cent of all new food products are withdrawn from the market within six months of launch. In the main, this is due to a failure t(...)

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