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Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding trial: Alleged rape victim gave differing accounts about sex act, court told

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DUP MLA Edwin Poots. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.

DUP will not publish talks detail

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Speakers at a Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) event to discuss poverty in Northern Ireland at the Ormeau Baths, Belfast

Progress made in cutting poverty in NI has stalled, panel event hears

Health
Westminster: Jamie Bryson says he intends to present to NI Affairs Committee the views of 'a section of loyalism'

Jamie Bryson: Alliance have lost the run of themselves

Opinion

Sinn Fein ‘in for a surprise’ on direct rule issue, says DUP MP

News

NI suicide deaths surpasses total killed during Troubles

Health

Nothing will be achieved by waiting and dilly-dallying, says Kate Hoey

News

Hundreds of jobs in Lagan Construction Group under threat

Business
The PSNI is due to be represented at a careers event at St Malachy's Grammar School

Pressure on Catholic school over PSNI and Navy at careers event

Crime
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland,  Karen Bradley pictured in the Dome of Victoria Square shopping centre last week. 'Photo: Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker.

Bradley to provide ‘clarity’ on the NI budget stalemate

News

DUP will not publish talks detail

News
Speakers at a Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) event to discuss poverty in Northern Ireland at the Ormeau Baths, Belfast

Progress made in cutting poverty in NI has stalled, panel event hears

Health
Westminster: Jamie Bryson says he intends to present to NI Affairs Committee the views of 'a section of loyalism'

Jamie Bryson: Alliance have lost the run of themselves

Opinion
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson MP

Sinn Fein ‘in for a surprise’ on direct rule issue, says DUP MP

News

Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding trial: Alleged rape victim gave differing accounts about sex act, court told

News
The PSNI is due to be represented at a careers event at St Malachy's Grammar School

Pressure on Catholic school over PSNI and Navy at careers event

Crime
Court

Addict jailed after using metal bin to attack victim

Crime
The �6,000 was returned to the pensioner after police arrested Pauline Ferrin in Belfast city centre

Woman admits stealing £6,000 from pensioner to feed heroin addiction

Crime

Dogs attack sheep in Co Down

Farming
The kittens which were dumped at a Co Down roadside

Kittens dumped on roadside on Valentines Day

Farming

2,996 apply for second tranche of Farm Business Improvement Scheme

Farming
Schmallenberg virus (SBV) was first identified in Germany in late 2011 as a cause of malformations in newborn calves and lambs.

AFBI confirms first positive Schmallenberg cases in the West

Farming

Northern Ireland arts sector 'needs investment'

News
Young Orangemen meet in Markethill every Tuesday for extra tuition in GCSE Maths and English

Junior Orange lodge tackling young Protestant underachievement

Education
An adult and juvenile blue poison dart frog

Keepers breed blue frog for the first time

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Kayden Fleck, who died on Saturday, was in his first year at Harryville Primary School

Kayden Fleck’s principal: it won’t sink in that he is gone until we see his empty desk

News

Hundreds of jobs in Lagan Construction Group under threat

Business
The new city campus for Ulster University was a key contract for the Lagan Construction Group

200 jobs under threat in latest blow to construction sector

Business
Steven Cassin and Stephen Leathem, Made to Engage, left and centre, with Brian Dolaghan of Invest NI at the company's new offices in Belfast

Expansion brings 40 new jobs to ICT sector

Business
Average rates on 10-year fixes are still lower than they were a year ago

10-year mortgage rates ‘have started edging up’

Business

IN PICTURES: Northern Ireland’s top 20 parking fine hotspots revealed

Offbeat
Over 150,000 parking and bus lane fines were handed out in 2017

REVEALED: The number of parking fines issued in NI last year

News
Efforts are made to free the lorry from under the railway bridge. Pic by Shane Dolan

Traffic disrupted after lorry hits bridge

Transport

Police warn of icy road conditions

News

Motorists to expect delays following Randalstown collision

Transport

Stormont civil servants in disarray, say waste plant opponents

Crime
It is dangerous for agricultural and other slow moving vehicles, above, to cross the many dangerous gap junctions in the A1 dual carriageway

A1 junctions dangerous for farmers and other traffic

Environment
The mountain of tyres dumped over the gate at Slievenacloy Nature Reserve, piled up by Ulster Wildlife staff on the roadside for collection.

Fly-tippers abandon 250 tyres at local wildlife haven

Environment
Broughshane has made it into the final of Channel 4's 'Village of the Year' competition

NI’s ‘garden village’ in final shake-up for £10,000 TV prize

Environment

Progress made in cutting poverty in NI has stalled, panel event hears

Health
There is a higher prevalence of suicide in Northern Ireland than there is in England, according to David Babington of ActionMentalHealth.

NI suicide deaths surpasses total killed during Troubles

Health
An elderly woman

Increased dementia risk for elderly in deprived areas, UU study finds

Health
Tom Evans and Kate James (both at right), the parents of 21-month-old Alfie Evans, arrive at the High Court in London to see whether they have won a treatment fight with doctors.

Parents of seriously ill Alfie Evans lose life support fight

Health
David Babington, chief executive of Action Mental Health

Mental health services in NI ‘starved’ of funding

Health