Stormont Castle. Photograph: AFP

The Court of Appeal has overturned a landmark verdict that Northern Ireland’s near-blanket ban on abortions is incompatible with human rights legislat(...)

KPMG has stressed the investigation related solely to the executives’ personal affairs. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

A process to obtain warrants to search the homes of four Belfast accountants under investigation for suspected tax evasion could be seen as just a “ru(...)

Former Ireland rugby international David Tweed has had his convictions for child sex abuse quashed at the Court of Appeal in Belfast.  File photograph:  Paul Faith/PA Wire.

Former Ireland rugby international David Tweed has had his convictions for child sex abuse quashed at the Court of Appeal in Belfast. Tweed (57), of(...)

The KPMG offices in Belfast: Four former partners at the firm are challenging the legality of warrants issued to HM Revenue and Customs to search their homes and business premises. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

Warrants to search the homes and offices of four former partners at Belfast accountancy firm KPMG were unlawfully and unreasonably obtained, the Belfa(...)

KPMG offices in Belfast. Photograph: PA Wire

Four former executives at accountancy firm KPMG in Belfast involved in an investigation into suspected tax evasion have launched a legal challenge ove(...)