Junior doctors protesting outside Belfast City Hall on Saturday afternoon. Photograph: Amanda Ferguson

Hundreds of junior doctors have staged a protest outside Belfast City Hall against proposals to change contracts it says could put patient safety at r(...)

 Charanjit (46) from Twinburn Gardens in Newtownabbey, was found guilty at Belfast Crown Court of sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl who was brought to him with a stomach complaint. Photograph: Pacemaker Press

An Indian faith-healing ‘Holy Man’ who raped and abused a 12-year-old girl “in a most vile fashion” was jailed on Tuesday for 13 years, after sentenci(...)

The Police Service of Northern Ireland has  confirmed the sudden death of a child on a farm.

A six-year-old boy who died in a farm accident in Northern Ireland has been named locally as Harry Starrett. It is believed the youngster was overcome(...)