A view of the port of Larne on Thursday. Photograph: Paul Faith/Bloomberg

Some of the officials withdrawn from post-Brexit inspections at Larne port amid safety concerns are returning to work. Mid and East Antrim Borough Co(...)

Politicians in the Stormont Assembly gave a mixed response to new abortion laws coming into force in Northern Ireland today. File photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images.

Unionists have called for an opportunity to debate and change Northern Ireland’s new abortion laws, which came into force on Tuesday. DUP MLA Paul G(...)

There were no surprises in East Derry, when the DUP’s Gregory Campbell retook the seat comfortably with a majority of more than 5,000 votes. Some o(...)

There are more than 1.2 million eligible to vote in this week’s general election in Northern Ireland.

Northern Ireland voters will cast their ballots on Thursday for the seventh time in three years (one council, one EU referendum, one European, two Ass(...)

Maurice Bradley of the DUP (centre) celebrates his election as an MLA for East Derry at the Foyle Arena. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

In the East Derry constituency it was a case of as you were with no representational change in the constituency. However not for the first time in t(...)

It is going to be a tight battle for the sixth seat in East Derry, with all eyes on independent unionist Claire Sugden to see if she can hold the sea(...)

After years of being beaten by John Hume, Gregory Campbell knows it pays to stick with it. Photograph: Eric Luke

Some nationalists have a very hard view of Gregory Campbell, outgoing MP for East Derry, or East Londonderry as he always will say, considering him to(...)