Sinn Féin handout of candidate Órfhlaith Begley arriving at a polling station in the Co Tyrone village of Carrickmore to cast her vote in the West Tyrone byelection. Photograph: Sinn Féin/PA Wire

A man has been arrested on suspicion of possessing a firearm following an incident at a byelection polling station in Greencastle, Co Tyrone. The 59-(...)

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(...)

 Ulster Unionist Party Leader Mike Nesbitt: The UUP is  the potential casualty in West Tyrone and could be without representation in one of the most rural constituencies in the North. Photograph: Kelvin Boyes/Press Eye/PA Wire

Unless the Democratic Unionist vote collapses in West Tyrone, which is unlikely, veteran Tom Buchanan will retain the seat in the Stormont Assembly w(...)

PSNI: “If we receive information that a person’s life may be at risk we will inform them accordingly. We never ignore anything which may put an individual at risk.” Photograph: Trevor McBride

The family of a 15-year-old Tyrone boy who have been warned by the Police Service of Northern Ireland that his life is at risk from dissident republi(...)

The NDC trade mark can only be applied to milk farmed and processed in the Republic, and it specifically excludes product from north of the Border, even though the council itself has conceded that it makes little or no difference where in Ireland it comes from.

Sinn Féin recently waded into the row over the National Dairy Council’s (NDC) trade mark, which some people argue is a blatant attempt to limit compet(...)