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

News
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
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

Hundreds of jobs in Lagan Construction Group under threat

Business

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

Crime

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

Health

Will Grigg: Wigan striker’s winner against Man City nets NI fan £1,600 in 325-1 bet

News
DUP leader Arlene Foster and senior party negotiators pictured during a previous round of talks at Stormont aimed at breaking the political stalemate

Foster tells Bradley: it’s time for you to take action

News

PICTURES: Seven quirky facts about NI’s stunning new £53m hotel

Business

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
DUP leader Arlene Foster and senior party negotiators pictured during a previous round of talks at Stormont aimed at breaking the political stalemate

Foster tells Bradley: it’s time for you to take action

News
Northern Ireland Secretary of State, Karen Bradley

Karen Bradley: Northern Ireland could see same-sex marriage through Westminster

Politics

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

News
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
The scene of the crash in Waringstown

Man in court after van crashed through wall of pensioner's home

News
Neil Hegarty had served five years of a 10-year sentence when he was rearrested in December

Dissident republican who had licence revoked is freed

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

News
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

PICTURES: Seven quirky facts about NI’s stunning new £53m hotel

Business

Dogs attack sheep in Co Down

Farming
Little Wing Pizzerias managing director, Luke Wolsey and staff members Christopher Weir and Scott McGowan

Little Wing: 20 new jobs as popular NI pizzeria opens new branch

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 4s Village of the Year competition

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

Environment

NI suicide deaths surpasses total killed during Troubles

Health
An elderly woman

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

Health
David Babington, chief executive of Action Mental Health

Mental health services in NI ‘starved’ of funding

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
Margaret Anderson tended to the wounded of both world wars

Blue plaque for nurse who was ‘Mourne’s Florence Nightingale’

Health