A screengrab from a video posted on  social media showing gunmen in front of a mural of  INLA member Mickey Devine.

Unionists have called for police action over social media footage which appears to show masked men firing shots in the air in Derry city last week. T(...)

Paul Givan and Michelle O’Neill outside Parliament Buildings, Belfast, on Thursday. File photograph: Kelvin Boyes/Press Eye/PA Wire

Northern Ireland will “offer what sanctuary we can” to refugees fleeing Afghanistan, the North’s First Minister has said. In a joint statement on We(...)

UUP leader Doug Beattie, a former captain with the British army’s Royal Irish Regiment, says the people of Afghanistan have been ‘let down’ by the international community. Photograph: Doug Beattie

As Doug Beattie watches the chaotic scenes of people trying to flee the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, his thoughts are with the Afghans he met, tho(...)

Loyalists holding  a protest against the Northern Ireland protocol and the so-called ‘Irish sea border’ in Belfast on  July 3th, 2021. Photograph:   Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

The Twelfth of July and its aftermath, and right up to now, was rather like Sherlock Holmes’s dog that did not bark, or more appositely the Lambeg dru(...)

People confront British soldiers on William Street in Derry minutes before paratroopers opened fire, killing 14 civilians on what became known as Bloody Sunday. Photograph: Getty

There are few things as meaningless as a Stormont consensus. The Northern Ireland assembly was recalled this Tuesday for an SDLP motion rejecting UK (...)

 DUP leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson said the British government was illustrating that the ‘protocol is not working’. File photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

The British government’s demands for a new deal on the Northern Ireland protocol prompted different political responses in the North. The DUP describe(...)

 Sir Jeffrey  Donaldson speaking  in the House of Commons, London, on the legacy of Northern Ireland’s troubled past earlier this week. Photograph: UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor/PA Wire

DUP leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson is set for a virtual meeting with European Commission vice-president Maros Sefcovic on Monday morning, to set out his(...)

Minister for  Foreign Affairs  Simon Coveney: “Some have sold the British government’s position during the week as a fait accompli. There is no fait accompli.” Photograph:  John Thys/AFP

The leaders of the North’s five main parties held “robust” discussions with the UK government’s northern secretary on Friday over plans to end all Tro(...)

Brexit minister David Frost will next week outline Britain’s proposals for changing the way the protocol is implemented. File photograph: Aris Oikonomou/AFP/Getty Images

Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leader Jeffrey Donaldson has told MPs that his party will not support any overhaul of the Northern Ireland protocol u(...)

 The head of the Catholic Church in Ireland Archbishop Eamon Martin said it was ‘deeply disheartening’ to witness a key signatory of the Stormont House Agreement  renege on  that commitment. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

The head of the Catholic Church in Ireland has strongly criticised plans by the British government to end all Troubles-era prosecutions which he said (...)

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