The overall 7-day Covid figure for Northern Ireland is 198 cases per 100,000 of population

The North’s chief medical officer has said that people must stop “beating” themselves up over the “tough” choices and trade-offs that Covid-19 is forc(...)

Kincora Boys’ Home, where several children were sexually abused between the late 1950s and 1980s. Photograph: Pacemaker

Calls have been made for an investigation into a report that a Belfast doctor was allowed to continue working with children at a Belfast hospital desp(...)

 Delays at the Northern Ireland Department of Health in providing the revised guidance to medical professionals has compounded the trauma of losing her babies, the woman claims

A Co Antrim woman is taking legal action over an alleged continued failure to issue finalised guidelines on abortion in the North. The woman, grante(...)

First Minister Peter Robinson: underwent procedure at the Ulster Hospital. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson is being assessed in a Belfast hospital after undergoing a procedure for a heart condition. Mr R(...)

The grid during Friday’s practice for the 2015 Northwest 200 Road races. Photograph: Stephen Davison/Pacemaker

A spectator was taken to a Belfast hospital by helicopter after three riders crashed at the Northwest 200 remains in a “critical but stable” condition(...)

Paul Burns (31) tried to attack Edward Gibson while medical staff were battling to save his life, prosecutors claimed. Mr Gibson was rushed to Royal Victoria Hospital following a gun attack in the Divis area of Belfast on October 24th last year.

A murder victim was subjected to abuse and told he would be killed as he lay dying in a Belfast hospital, the High Court heard today. Paul Burns (31) (...)

Seán Rowlette said  that he told his children where he was going, they sat down and wrote a letter to Minister Leo Varadkar.

“We miss our mum so much every day.”This was the heart-breaking message from four Co Sligo children asked their father to deliver to Minister for Heal(...)

Michael Kivlehan with his late wife Dhara, who died after giving birth to their first child Dior at Sligo Regional Hospital.

Two men whose wives died in childbirth at Sligo Regional Hospital are due to meet with Minister for Health Leo Varadkar on Monday. Michael Kivlehan an(...)

A man was remanded in custody today charged with threatening to kill a shooting victim who died in a Belfast hospital.

A man was remanded in custody today charged with threatening to kill a shooting victim who died in a Belfast hospital. Paul Edward Burns (30) faces a (...)

Undated family handout photo of Dhara and Michael Kivlehan. Photograph: PA

The HSE has agreed to pay almost €800,000 and has unreservedly apologised before the High Court to the family of a 29-year-old woman who became seriou(...)