Belfast’s  Glider  system isn’t just about transportation; there is a social and political dimension, says Robin Totten of Translink.

The crash of Stormont almost 20 months ago put many major developments on hold in Northern Ireland but one that snuck through the gap was the £90 mill(...)

Veteran Belfast UUP councillor Jim Rodgers has declined to comment on the allegations. Photograph: Getty News

The Local Government Commissioner for Standards in Northern Ireland has decided to hold a hearing into a complaint against veteran Belfast UUP council(...)

The approval of a £240 million waste incinerator on the outskirts of Belfast by a civil servant without a minister being in post was unlawful, a High Court judge has ruled.

The approval of a £240 million waste incinerator on the outskirts of Belfast by a civil servant without a minister being in post was unlawful, a High (...)

Papers lodged in court on behalf of Safe Electricity A&T claim members’ land will be adversely affected by the proposed development of high-voltage transmission lines. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

Landowners have launched a legal challenge to a new £200 million (€228 million) cross-Border electricity line being given the green light. They want (...)

Chris Murphy was disputing plans to build a motorway from Toome to Castledawson, close to Mossbawn, Co Derry - the childhood home of the former Nobel laureate poet Seamus Heaney. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

A bird expert has failed in a fresh legal bid to stop a new £160 million (€180m) dual carriageway going through landscape made famous by poet Seamus H(...)

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 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(...)

A tractor that fell into a river after a road collapsed in Iskaheen, Co Donegal. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

After a devastating night of thunderstorms caused havoc across the northwest, more than 100 people had to be rescued from cars and houses due to the f(...)

An image from a Northern Irish road safety campaign. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

Those charged with reducing the number of deaths and serious injuries on Northern Ireland’s roads subscribe to the value of shock impact – to such an (...)