Lyra McKee

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Lyra McKee (29) was shot dead by dissident republican group the New IRA while observing clashes with police in the Creggan area of the city on April 18th.

A man arrested in connection with the murder of journalist Lyra McKee has been released without charge, police in Northern Ireland said on Thursday ni(...)

Church of Ireland  Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland, Reverend Dr Richard Clarke, stressed the importance of restoring the Stormont government in the wake of the murder of 29-year-old journalist Lyra McKee in Derry. File photograph: Dave Meehan

“Forces of evil” will walk into the vacuum left by the continued lack of government in the North, the leader of the Church of Ireland has warned. Spe(...)

Gregory Campbell: ‘There is not, and never has been, any justification for terrorism. Unfortunately some have sought to ‘talk up’ violence as part of their attempts to thwart Brexit.’ Photograph: Getty Images

The DUP has described the New IRA as “sick and twisted” after the violent republican organisation said it would be remiss of it not to “capitalise on (...)

Members of the NUJ provide a guard of honour and applaud as a mark of respect as the remains of murdered journalist Lyra McKee leaves St Anne’s Cathedral, Belfast, after her funeral. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

Lyra McKee was remembered at a thanksgiving service in her honour as a beloved daughter and partner, an adored younger sister and aunt, a generous and(...)

Archbishop Eamon Martin spoke at a gathering   in Derry on Wednesday to coincide with the funeral of Lyra McKee. Photograph: Margaret McLaughlin

The Catholic Primate of All Ireland, Archbishop Eamon Martin, has called on the North’s political parties to resume talks in the wake of the murder of(...)

The @EireSaoradh account was suspended by Twitter.

The Twitter account of dissident Republican group Saoradh has been suspended, following the murder of Derry-based journalist Lyra McKee. Saoradh is (...)

Sara Canning, partner of Lyra McKee speaks at a rally for the journalist and author  near the scene of her shooting in Derry. Photograph:  Charles McQuillan/ Getty Images

The partner of murdered journalist Lyra McKee has made an emotional appeal for peace at a vigil in Derry. Several thousand people gathered in Fanad (...)