Police have appealed for witnesses to come forward after a 15-year-old girl was stabbed in the neck in Lurgan, Co Armagh at the weekend. A 14-year-ol(...)

 Dr Andrew McCormick provided more than 1,100 pages of written evidence, documentation and annexes to the RHI inquiry. Photograph: PA

A sorry tale of failure, fury and farce emerged from the Renewable Heat Incentive inquiry after three days of evidence from senior Stormont civil serv(...)

PSNI on the Antrim Road after a police officer was shot in the arm at a petrol station on the Crumlin Road in north Belfast. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday January 22, 2017. His injuries are not life-threatening and he has been taken to hospital for treatment, a Police Service of Northern Ireland spokesman said. See PA story ULSTER Shooting. Photo credit should read: PA Wire

A 25-year-old man is in custody after another man sustained cuts to his head and throat in Lurgan, Co Armagh. The 33-year-old victim was attacked ou(...)

The discovery is not being treating as suspicious for the time being

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder by police in Co Armagh. Detectives from the PSNI serious-crime branch arrested the 45-year-old on(...)

Dolores Kelly and SDLP leader Colum Eastwood  at the Oxford Island Nature Centre in Lurgan for the launch of the party’s Northern Ireland election campaign on Monday. File photograph: Getty Images

SDLP stalwart Dolores Kelly is back in the electoral game in Upper Bann. The former deputy leader is seeking re-election after last year losing the se(...)

Police have uncovered what is believed to be a significant dissident republican arms hide in Co Armagh. Firearms and munitions were discovered during an ongoing two-day search operation on the outskirts of Lurgan. Photograph: Pacemaker

Arms, explosives and other material discovered in Co Armagh and described as a “major” dissident republican weapons cache were in an “advanced stage o(...)

UPPER BANN CANDIDATES: Sydney Anderson (DUP); Doug Beattie (UUP); Jo-Anne Dobson (UUP); Roy Ferguson (TUV); Harry Hamilton (Alliance); Emma Hutchinson (NI Lab Rep); David Jones (Ukip); Dolores Kelly (SDLP); Martin Kelly (Cannabis is Safer than Alcohol); Simon Lee (Greens); Carla Lockhart (DUP); Sophie Long (PUP); Stephen McCarroll (Ind); Ian Keith Nickels (Conservatives); John O’Dowd (Sinn Féin); Kyle Savage (UUP); Catherine Seeley (Sinn Féin).

The constituency of Upper Bann was the last to be declared on Saturday evening, with Sinn Féin’s Catherine Seeley and outgoing education minister John(...)

The Northern Ireland Assembly election will take place on Thursday, May 5th. Each of the 18 constituencies – including Upper Bann – will elect six Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs).

Sinn Féin is putting a huge effort into getting two MLAs elected in Upper Bann . Former SDLP deputy leader Dolores Kelly is facing a tough battle t(...)