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New deadline set in powersharing talks after negotiations stall

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James Brokenshire appeared before the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee at Westminster

MLAs accept they can’t keep pay without a deal: Brokenshire

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The courts will be bombarded with taxpayer funded legal challenges if rights-based Irish language provision is approved

Jim Allister: SF wants Irish language legislation that opens the way to endless legal challenges

Opinion
Belfast city centre on Monday early afternoon as many shops began to close. Other shops stayed open almost until the last Translink buses left at 5.30pm.  

Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye

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

Opinion

William Matchett: Boddy Sands film was well made but a wasted opportunity

Opinion

UVF flag ‘historical and not illegal’ says council

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Air Ambulance deployed after collision in Glengormley

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O’Neill denies leadership rift

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Probation for sex offender who ‘gratified his urges’ in restaurant

Crime
Proposals being considered by the Department of Infrastructure could affect thousands of people who drive minibuses in a voluntary capacity

Warning over ‘crisis’ on volunteer minibus drivers

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New deadline set in powersharing talks after negotiations stall

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James Brokenshire appeared before the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee at Westminster

MLAs accept they can’t keep pay without a deal: Brokenshire

News
The courts will be bombarded with taxpayer funded legal challenges if rights-based Irish language provision is approved

Jim Allister: SF wants Irish language legislation that opens the way to endless legal challenges

Opinion
Belfast city centre on Monday early afternoon as many shops began to close. Other shops stayed open almost until the last Translink buses left at 5.30pm.  

Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye

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

Opinion
A promotional image of the documentary '66 Days,' in which the film-maker Brendan J Byrne explores the story of Bobby Sands's hunger strike in the spring of 1981

William Matchett: Boddy Sands film was well made but a wasted opportunity

Opinion

Probation for sex offender who ‘gratified his urges’ in restaurant

Crime
Padraig Toher, 27, of Bawnboy Ballyconnell in Cavan, is led away in handcuffs as he leaves Enniskillen Magistrates Court after he appeared in court charged with the manslaughter of young mother, 23-year-old Natasha Carruthers, in a car crash near Derrylin earlier this month

Man in court charged with manslaughter over fatal car crash

Crime
Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding

Ireland rugby stars to stand trial on rape charges

Crime

Forensic specialists at scene of assault in Belfast city centre

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
School pupils sitting exams. David Davies/PA Wire

Deadline for CCEA re-marks extended after wrong grades issued

Education

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

Opinion
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

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

Offbeat

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
PSNI update

Foyle Bridge re-opens following incident

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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

New lesion found on young Cameron but Mexican doctors hopeful of curing it

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