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Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill pleads guilty to drink-driving

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Robin Swann said the UUPs unionism was different from the DUPs

UUP leader Swann rules out any prospect of single unionist party

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Chief Constable George Hamilton

Chief Constable facing misconduct probe over PSNI vehicles contract inquiry

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UUP leader Robin Swan in his office at Stormont

Robin Swann: I haven’t moved UUP to the right at all

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Swann won’t say whether Irish language act would keep UUP out of Executive

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Bill Clinton and Theresa May hold talks on Northern Ireland deadlock

Politics

Southern Health Trust accused of bribing staff to take flu vaccine

Health

‘They were definitely keeping someone captive in the room’

Crime
A woman (centre) is led away by police after a raid in south Belfast to rescue women from human trafficking

Modern slavery ‘happening in every town and city today’

Crime
James Brokenshire

New deadline set in powersharing talks after negotiations stall

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UUP leader Swann rules out any prospect of single unionist party

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UUP leader Robin Swan in his office at Stormont

Robin Swann: I haven’t moved UUP to the right at all

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Robin Swann being interviewed by the News Letter in his Stormont office. Picture: Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

Swann won’t say whether Irish language act would keep UUP out of Executive

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Former US President Bill Clinton arrives in Downing Street, London, ahead of talks with Prime Minister Theresa May to discuss the current political situation in Northern Ireland.

Bill Clinton and Theresa May hold talks on Northern Ireland deadlock

Politics

Chief Constable facing misconduct probe over PSNI vehicles contract inquiry

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Coolfin Street off the Donegall Road in south Belfast. Lisburn maintenance man Ed Morrison said someone was being held captive in a bedroom on the street. The PSNI said they carried out a raid in the street in March 2014.

‘They were definitely keeping someone captive in the room’

Crime
A woman (centre) is led away by police after a raid in south Belfast to rescue women from human trafficking

Modern slavery ‘happening in every town and city today’

Crime
Over �1,000 was seized in a search of the Grammar Brae area of Larne.

Cash and cannabis seized

Crime

Two men overcome by slurry fumes

Farming
RHI

RHI overspend far greater than first feared, department tells court

Farming
The proposal!

Harry’s wedding proposal is outstanding in its field

Farming

Helpline founder hopes to reach out to Northern Ireland’s ‘800’ gay farmers

Farming

Storm Ophelia: Childminding crisis for parents

Education
David Sterling answers questions from the media at Stormont

Decision to close schools was ‘balance of competing judgments’

Education
AQE say there has been an increase of 400 more pupils sitting their transfer test compared to last year

Transfer test increase causing pressure on exam places

Education
Going online

Facebook and Twitter could be made to pay for 'undeniable suffering' online

Education

Ben Lowry: It wasn’t just schools that shut too readily in the storm, but services such as transport too

Opinion

Watch dramatic moment Ryanair plane aborts landing just metres from the ground

Offbeat
Billy Dickson speaking at a protest at the Boyne Bridge in August

Battle of Boyne Bridge goes on, say campaigners

Business
Belfast International Airport

More than 100 airport jobs on offer at Shankill job fair

Business

Driver assisting police following serious collision

Crime

Watch dramatic moment Ryanair plane aborts landing just metres from the ground

Offbeat
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Woman dies after recent two vehicle crash on A26

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Storm Ophelia: A2 Coast Road closed

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Delays expected following M2 collision

Transport

Officials under fire over second day of storm-related school closures

Environment
Calum and Val Rogerson of Edinburgh, with children Gregor and Ellie, said so many places were closed it felt like a Sunday morning

Storm Ophelia: Tourists and locals taken aback by Belfast’s dead zone

Environment
Wind power accounted for less than half of NI's electricity as the day wore on

Storm Ophelia: Wind turbines generated less electricity than on calmer days

Business
A generic image of a dog being captured by authorities in England

Single council accounted for 39% of dogs destroyed by local authorities

Crime

Fishermen land 30 million-to-one catch in Lough Foyle

Environment

Southern Health Trust accused of bribing staff to take flu vaccine

Health
The health service is facing serious financial pressures

Health board give go-ahead to buy cheaper medicines

Health

Prince Harry’s praise for ‘Royal’ team in Belfast

Health
Preparing an injection

Thousands eligible to receive shingles vaccination - are you?

Health

WATCH: Comedian Sean Hughes dies aged 51

Health