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PSNI Chief Constable Simon Byrne said he wanted to ‘calm some of the rhetoric’  around Policing Board proposals. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

The North’s Chief Constable has defended a review of policing in South Armagh at a meeting of the Policing Board, saying he wanted to “calm some of th(...)

The wreckage of a bus on fire on the Shankill Road in Belfast. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

A bus was hijacked and set on fire near an interface in Belfast after violence broke out again in Northern Ireland on Wednesday evening. The bus was (...)

Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald (left) and Deputy First Minister Michelle O’Neill during the funeral of  former leading IRA figure Bobby Storey at the Republican plot at Milltown Cemetery in west Belfast. Photograph:  Liam McBurney/PA Wire.

The North’s Deputy First Minister faced calls for her resignation from unionist politicians on Thursday as the political fallout continued over the de(...)

PSNI chief constable Simon Byrne ultimately wants to increase numbers to 7,500, but this will require significant added funding, police sources have said. File photograph: PA Wire

The focus on short-term cost reductions means the PSNI “storing up problems for the future”, the Northern Ireland Audit Office has warned in a new rep(...)