Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:05:50 GMTA veteran republican accused of involvement in the murder of Jean McConville is suffering from dementia and could not participate fully in his own trial, a court is told.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:12:57 GMTA stray goat head-butts a pensioner and jumps on cars outside a shop in Carrickfergus, County Antrim.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:44:42 GMTA man in his 30's has died following a serious road traffic collision on the main Londonderry to Belfast road.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:49:16 GMTHomelessness is increasingly visible but the daily struggle for a place to sleep has no easy answer.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:00:19 GMTTwo police officers who a judge said gave inconsistent evidence to an inquest into the death of an IRA man are to be reported to prosecutors.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:45:42 GMTA report into last year's winter flooding recommends a review of the statutory water levels in Lough Neagh.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:56:46 GMTConor McGregor parades his status as king of the alternative sporting stratosphere with the swagger of a prohibition era gangster, says BBC Sport NI's Mark Sidebottom.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:10:20 GMTNI Secretary James Brokenshire will stress that Northern Ireland is open for business during a US visit.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:24:37 GMTA Catholic priest who worked in west Belfast is questioned by police after an historical allegation of sexual assault was made against him.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:30:45 GMTA 30-year-old man is arrested after a woman is taken to hospital after an incident at a house in Downpatrick.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:07:54 GMTThe former BBC journalist and News Letter editor Austin Hunter is killed in a traffic accident in Bahrain.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:15:47 GMTA family car with Christmas presents in the boot is burned out and a house damaged in an arson attack in Londonderry.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:09:23 GMTArlene Foster is in China to promote economic, education and cultural opportunities for Northern Ireland.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:42:33 GMTThe Supreme Court is hearing the government's case that it has the power to trigger Brexit.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:56:27 GMTThere are more than 11,000 homeless people in Northern Ireland, how do they cope?
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:00:29 GMTA stray goat head-butted a pensioner and jumped on cars when he was refused entry to a County Antrim shop.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:11:13 GMTFormer BBC NI controller Robin Walsh says that Northern Ireland has lost its greatest all-round journalist after the death in Bahrain of Austin Hunter.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:18:25 GMTFormer News Letter editor Darwin Templeton pays tribute to former BBC journalist Austin Hunter, who died in a traffic accident in Bahrain.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 14:06:39 GMTSir Elton John criticises comments by an MLA who said he did not know until recently heterosexual people could contract HIV.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:33:05 GMTMa, Da and Cal add some humour to a serious message about hospital visiting
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Sat, 03 Dec 2016 16:17:17 GMTPolice begin a murder investigation after a man is shot dead in west Dublin.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:50:06 GMTThe Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) loans Irish ex-Olympic chief Pat Hickey money to pay his bail.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 16:39:24 GMTThe Dáil (Irish Government) has passed a bill to make cannabis available in Ireland for medicinal use.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:06:00 GMTA ferry service from Galway to Inis Mór, the largest of the Aran Islands, is withdrawn over the winter in a row over passenger levies.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:02:16 GMTNorthern Ireland's economy will grow by just 1% in both 2017 and 2018, economists forecast.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:58:07 GMTTwo student housing schemes being developed in Belfast city centre have been sold to investment companies in deals worth over £40m.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:26:01 GMTAn airline new to Northern Ireland is to launch flights to Icelandic capital Reykjavik next June
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:28:07 GMTConnacht's Pat Lam will take over as the new head coach of Bristol from the start of the 2017-18 season.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:17:49 GMTArds boss Niall Currie looks certain to be named as Portadown's new manager at Shamrock Park on Monday evening.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:52:29 GMTBelfast Giants get back to winning ways in the Elite League as they clinch a 6-3 away win over Edinburgh Capitals.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 19:20:43 GMTDublin side Cuala will be Slaughtneil's opponents in the All-Ireland Club Hurling semi-finals in February.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:34:40 GMTFor one weekend only, the Strangford ferry becomes the carol ship of lights, serenading passengers with festive tunes.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:57:08 GMTNorthern Ireland weather forecast
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:48:43 GMTMother welcomes plans to legalise medicinal cannabis in Ireland
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:44:44 GMTThe sprout crop is hampered by a marauding moth that arrived in the UK this year in unprecedented numbers.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:15:02 GMTCraigavon Area Hospital uses humour to deliver serious message to visitors.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:41:58 GMTThe knitting group that helps its members with health problems and makes prosthetics for breast cancer survivors.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 16:57:34 GMTThe Apprentice Boys' annual Lundy's Day parade has taken place in Londonderry on Saturday.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:35:06 GMTA gang that smuggled more than £2m of cocaine and cannabis into Northern Ireland are sentenced.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:25:30 GMTThe family of Arlene Arkinson is becoming "deeply frustrated" by delays in concluding an inquest into her death, a coroner's court has heard.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:49:00 GMTThe deputy first minister says he "can guarantee millions of pounds" in extra funding for the future redevelopment of Brandywell Stadium in Londonderry.