Politicians from across the political divide condemned the abduction and beating of Kevin Lunney, who was found hours after the assault across the Border in Cavan. File photograph: PA

Tuesday night’s attack on Kevin Lunney, the chief operating officer of Quinn Industrial Holdings who was abducted and beaten in the Border region, is (...)

Both leaders spoke by phone in the waeke of the incident. Photographs: Liam McBurney/PA Wire and Peter Nicholls/PA Wire

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and British prime minister Boris Johnson were among those to condemn the suspected dissident bomb attack at Wattle Bridge close(...)

The main street of Aughnacloy, Co Tyrone, after a massive waste spillage. Photograph: Butchery Excellence Scheme

The clean-up continued in a Co Tyrone Border village on Friday following a massive spillage of “pungent” food waste. Official investigations were und(...)

Democratic Unionist party leader and former first minister Arlene Foster was elected late evening and spoke of her delight at being returned to Stormont. Photograph:  Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

It was the fight of her political career but after a tense day of counting in Omagh, Co Tyrone, former first minister Arlene Foster survived to tell t(...)

DUP leader Arlene Foster: expected to comfortably retain her seat as the constituency splits along traditional orange and green lines. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images.

There’s a bridge Arlene Foster must pass near Maguiresbridge, Co Fermanagh, in order to get home that recently had the words “Arlene out” scrawled ac(...)

UUP leader Mike Nesbitt: “What I am trying to achieve is a stretch for some people; it’s not going to be easy.” Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Ulster Unionist Party leader Mike Nesbitt has taken a bold gamble in the Northern Ireland Assembly election that will be judged brave and wise, or bra(...)