Causeway Hospital in Coleraine, Co Derry. Photograph: Geograph.co.uk

A man accused of throwing a bowl of vomit over a nurse trying treat to his injuries must remain in custody, the High Court in Belfast has ruled. Gav(...)

Shea Reynolds (24), of Kilwilke Road (above), Lurgan,  Co Armagh,  faces a charge of preparing a terrorist act, namely targeting a former member of the security forces. File photograph: Google Street View

A man accused of being part of a terror plot targeting a retired police officer is banned from going within 800m of any dissident republican gathering(...)

“There’s at least one incident where there’s a person in a wheelchair, a handbag hanging over the back of the wheelchair, and it’s approached by this applicant,” the prosecuting counsel alleged. Photograph: iStock

A woman allegedly stole from pensioners and a wheelchair user in a series of crimes across parts of Northern Ireland, the High Court heard on Monday. (...)

The case focuses on an investment programme for upgrading water quality and supply across Northern Ireland. Photograph: iStock

A contractor has taken legal action over its failed bid to secure a £130 million (€150 million) deal to refurbish Northern Ireland’s water systems. (...)

Handout  photo from 2011 of murdered republican Kevin McGuigan with his grandson Ollie. File photograph: Family handout/PSNI/PA Wire

A man arrested by police investigating the murder of ex-IRA member Kevin McGuigan twice tried to escape with a loaded gun, the High Court heard on Tue(...)

Desmond Fahy, defending, hit out at the pace of the PSNI investigation of the case, describing progress to date as “lamentable”.

Prosecutors failed on Tuesday in a High Court bid to block the release from custody of a father and son accused of killing a relative at a family wedd(...)

Mr Justice Burgess at Newry Crown Court  cautioned the jury against using the internet to find out details on the case against Leslie Ross.  “There is tendency nowadays that people go hunting around on the internet looking for information and things. That would be a total negation of the oath you have just taken.”

A jury was on Monday sworn in for the trial of a Co Down man who has been accused of murdering two women. The jury of seven women and five men were gi(...)

Belfast High Court

A man poured hot oil over his ex-girlfriend’s head because she allegedly cheated on him, he told the High Court in Belfast today. Ioan Felician Gyorfi(...)

Mr Justice Burgess said doctors reported that Tomas Hornay, whose remorse at killing his friend resulted in a severe decline in his mental condition, could now be safely returned to Maghaberry prison.

An East Timorese man who murdered his best friend after hearing “voices” urging him on, is being returned to prison after being told he must serve (...)

 Eamon Bradley: will spend Christmas in custody. Photograph: Trevor McBride

Suicide bomb training is provided at camps like the one allegedly attended by a man from Derry, the Belfast High Court has heard. Prosecutors said an (...)