Alan White

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 Briain McGeary dressed as Santa embraces his sister Brónagh on her arrival back from Vancouver after one year. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

For Briain McGeary, the most appropriate way to welcome his sister home for the holidays was by dressing up in a Santa costume when he met her in the (...)

Liberian election: George Weah and Jewel Haward-Taylor wave to supporters. Photograph: Nic Bothma/EPA

It’s a big day in Todee, a village deep in the bush of Montserrado County, in Liberia. Locals have packed into its hall to hear the renowned footballe(...)

Senior infants practise mindfulness at the Heath National School in  Portlaoise. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

When the bell rings in St Patrick’s Junior School, the students don’t clamber to be first in line. They don’t fight the urge to talk to their best fr(...)

The court heard that, since being married in October, Kevin Joseph McGrath (28) has not seen his wife or daughter

A man who kicked and punched his wife in the bridal suite of a hotel on their wedding night has been spared a prison term. Antrim Magistrates Court h(...)

A Co Antrim father and son have been ordered to stand trial accused of a £300,000 fraud by supplying cheaper glass instead of fire resistant standard.(...)

A man accused of an air rage incident on a United Airlines flight  from Rome to Chicago  is to be prosecuted in the Belfast Crown Court, a judge heard on Tuesday. File photograph: Kevin Moloney/Getty Images

An American man accused of an air rage incident which grounded a transatlantic flight is to be prosecuted in the Crown Court, a judge heard on Tuesday(...)

Woman admitted a charge of animal cruelty after the starved maggot-infested pet was discovered by shocked animal welfare officers

A woman who abandoned her black Labrador dog in a flat where it was found dead, hanging from blinds after trying to escape through a window, has avoid(...)

US citizen Jeremiah Mathis Thede is in custody charged with endangering the safety of the aircraft, disruptive behaviour on board and common assault while onboard a United Airlines flight on June 20th this year. Photograph: Kevin Moloney/ Getty Images

An American citizen accused of an air rage incident is likely to be prosecuted in the Crown Court because of the huge costs to the airline, a judge he(...)

 At Antrim Magistrates Court, Trevor Fleming pleaded guilty to stealing amyl nitrite inhalers from the Northern Health and Social Care Trust. Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

A top mental health nurse on Tuesday pleaded guilty to stealing almost £1,000 of amyl nitrite inhalers. At Antrim Magistrates Court, 52-year-old Trev(...)