Ex-wrestler and father-of-two Imre Arakas.

An Estonian hitman who was contracted by an international crime cartel to kill an Irish rival as been jailed by the Special Criminal Court for six yea(...)

The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) said the deceased were a man aged in his 80s and a woman in her 40s. Photograph: Getty

Two people have been killed in a car crash near Newry, Co Down on Friday. It occurred at about 2.45pm on the outskirts of the town on the A1 carriag(...)

Sinéad McSweeney, head of Twitter Ireland: “What we now need to encourage people to aspire to is to be something that right now they can’t even imagine.”

Young people today are being given slightly outdated advice in an attempt to encourage them into careers in science, technology, engineering and maths(...)

Police have appealed for witnesses or anyone who may have footage of the incident on their mobile phone or dashcam to come forward.

A woman has been dragged from her car during a hijacking in Co Down. She was pulled from the vehicle while trying to leave a car park in Banbridge at(...)

Ciaran Maxwell, a Royal Marine with links to dissident republicanism. Photograph: PA

A Royal Marine who lived a “dangerous double life” as a terrorist bomb-maker has claimed he faked sympathies for the Irish republican cause because he(...)