Ireland

Minister seeks to scotch claims of Brexit power grab

David Lidington to tell devolved administrations that Edinburgh, Cardiff and Belfast will take some powers returning from Brussels The Cabinet Office...

Aberdeen Standard Investments picks Dublin for new EU base

Britain's biggest fund manager is setting up a new EU base in Dublin to mitigate the fallout of Brexit. Aberdeen Standard Investments is to...

Major search operation continues for missing Northern Ireland woman - we'll be there as long as it takes, vow rescue teams

A major search operation is continuing on Sunday night for a missing woman with rescue teams vowing to continue for as long as it takes.

Thousands take to Belfast streets calling for 'truth and justice' over Troubles killings

Thousands took to a rally in Belfast on Sunday calling for "truth and justice" into how their loved ones were killed during the Troubles.

Ireland pushes for UK TV channels to make post-Brexit move

Country tries to persuade TV channels to follow financial services in relocating to Dublin First it was banks; now Ireland is targeting TV channels...

Belfast International Airport defends sponsoring DUP dinner as bid to create jobs

Belfast International Airport has defended sponsoring a DUP dinner saying it was a bid to create jobs and that it lobbies and supports all Northern...

Prepare for seriously cold weather this week, Britons told

Icy blast prompts Met Office weather warnings for UK snow, with wind chill making it feel minus 15C in daytime Parts of the UK are set to feel colder...

Man charged with attempted murder after Co Down burglary - woman tied up and home set on fire

A man has been charged with attempted murder after a woman was tied up during a Co Down burglary and a fire started in the home.

Mum gets wedged in baby's high chair at surprise 40th birthday party

The mum-of-four surprised an old university pal in Northern Ireland - and her choice of seating for the night left her more than a little stuck

The Brexit vision that reveals England’s perfidy over Ireland

Hardline Brexiters want to sacrifice the 1998 peace deal on the altar of their ambitions. But soon they will learn that the Belfast Agreement puts...

Britain will have ‘extra advantage’ with smart borders AFTER Brexit admits EU expert

BREXIT smart borders could provide Britain with “the most advanced customs system in the world”, giving the nation “an extra advantage” in trade – an...

Tributes to Northern Ireland father-of-three 'go-to man' Barry McQuaid killed in workplace incident

Tributes have been paid to the Northern Ireland man killed in a workplace accident on a Fermanagh building site.

Man charged with possessing documents likely to be useful to terrorists

A man charged with having documents or records likely to be useful to terrorists is to appear in court on Monday.

Two men arrested over Raymond Johnston murder released

Two men arrested in connection with the murder of Raymond Johnston in west Belfast have been released.

Ireland 37-27 Wales: Six Nations – as it happened

Ireland remain on course for a Six Nations Grand Slam after a 37-27 win over Wales in Dublin, with Jacob Stockdale’s second try sealing victory late...