Paul McGuigan, director of Dragon Brand Foods (left) with Des Gartland, Invest NI at the Strabane site of their proposed new facility.

A Tyrone food firm, which is one of the North’s largest manufacturers of sauces, is hoping a new £500,000 investment project will help whet the appeti(...)

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un:  interest in the Northern Ireland peace process is growing in Korea, especially among those who prioritise improved inter-Korean relations over political unification.  Photograph:  KCNA/VIA KNS/STR/AFP

Two news stories simmered through the summer months, between which few people likely saw any connection. One was the crisis surrounding the Korean pen(...)

Former British soldier Dennis Hutchings (left), who has been charged over the fatal 1974 shooting of a man in Northern Ireland, takes part in a protest to call for an end to prosecutions of veterans who served during the Troubles, on Horse Guards Parade, London. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

Hundreds of army veterans have marched in Westminster alongside a former soldier who is facing prosecution in connection with the death of a vulnerabl(...)

Flood damage to the main Derry to Moville road in Co Donegal. Photograph: Brian Hutton/PA Wire

More than £270,000 (€290,000) in emergency funds has been approved to help people whose properties were damaged in the devastating floods in Derry on (...)

A clean-up operation is underway after torrential rains washed away a section of main road Derry to Moville road. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

Authorities in the northwest are on standby in case of further flooding after the Met Office issued a yellow weather warning for rain in Northern Irel(...)

Two  cars  are towed from the River Faughan  at Drumahoe  after they were swept away by the  flooding. Photograph: Trevor McBride

Homeowners in flood-hit areas of the north-west were warned on Thursday to be on the alert for further flooding after more rain was forecast. The De(...)

Damage to the main Derry to Moville Road in Co Donegal caused by the force of a flooded river on Tuesday night. Photograph: Brian Hutton/PA

Efforts are continuing in Derry to try to establish the scale of the damage caused by Tuesday night’s “unprecedented” flooding, which damaged homes an(...)

A collapsed road at Quigley’s Point in Co Donegal after heavy rain left a trail of destruction. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The Defence Forces will deploy personnel to Donegal on Friday morning amid warnings of further rain in flood-stricken areas. Thirty members of the 28(...)

Damage to the main Derry to Moville road in Co Donegal. Photograph: Brian Hutton/PA

The first warning was a text message. “Floods in Derry,” it read. “Be careful getting home.” I put my phone into my pocket as I got into the car at 7(...)

Raymond Monteith and his daughter Diane from Strabane. Raymond’s brother-in-law James Fowler was shot by the IRA in Omagh.

As he peered out of the bus window at the spot where the IRA carried out much of its terror campaign in rural Fermanagh, David Temple is reminded of t(...)