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 Lyra McKee:  was shot dead  during riots in the Creggan area of Derry in April. PSNI/AFP/Getty Images

Less than 24 hours after the murder of the woman she planned to marry, Sara Canning found herself on a platform in the middle of Derry’s Creggan esta(...)

Lyra McKee: the 29-year-old journalist was shot dead in Derry in April 2019. Photograph: PA/Jess Lowe

Police are examining a “significant amount” of CCTV and other video evidence as part of their ongoing investigation into the murder of 29-year-old jou(...)

Lyra McKee, the 29-year-old jouranlist who was killed by dissident republicans in Derry in April. Photograph: Jess Lowe/EPA

The findings of the Independent Reporting Commission into paramilitary activity in Northern Ireland are a stark warning that violence and the threat o(...)

Writer and journalist Lyra McKee was one of three people killed by paramilitaries  in the last 12 months, according to the Independent Reporting Commission. Photograph: EPA

Paramilitarism remains a “profoundly destabilising factor” in Northern Ireland which carries “serious risks” to peace and reconciliation, according to(...)

A spokesman for the New IRA, the organisation responsible for the murder in Derry earlier this year of the 29-year-old journalist, Lyra McKee, speaking on Channel 4 News. Photograph: Channel 4 News

The New IRA has said that it would consider attacking any Border infrastructure installed as a result of Brexit, and those manning such infrastructure(...)

A colour party passes a police vehicle in Newry, Co Down on Sunday. The political party Saoradh had organised the parade to commemorate hunger strikes. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

A police investigation has been launched into a dissident republican parade in Newry. The commemoration was held by Saoradh on Saturday to commemorat(...)

Bronagh Gallagher. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

THE ACTOR AND SINGER ON BREXIT AND IRISHNESS, GROWING UP IN THE CREGGAN, FILMING WITH QUENTIN TARANTINO, AND THE TRIALS OF BEING FAMOUS  Th(...)

Archbishop Eamon Martin: “I would go so far to say the factionalism that has emerged in the whole Brexit debate has become dangerous.” File photograph: Tom Honan

Northern Ireland Catholics have been left out of the Brexit debate in the UK, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland Eamon Martin has said. “(...)

People in border communities are afraid Brexit could lead to an upsurge in violence, the Bishop-elect of the cross-border diocese of Derry and Raphoe has warned.

People in border communities are afraid Brexit could lead to an upsurge in violence, the Bishop-elect of the cross-border diocese of Derry and Raphoe (...)

Alan McBride with his wife, Sharon, and their daughter Zoe. Photograph:  Courtesy of Alan McBride

Pat and Geraldine Finucane met when they were both students at Trinity College Dublin. “I think he spotted me before I spotted him,” says Geraldine, (...)

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