Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland restaurants and pubs: best places to eat
Fullerton Arms - Ballintoy, Co Antrim
In Brief

Northern Ireland restaurants and pubs: best places to eat

From Belfast to Derry there’s a range of amazing menus to try
24 Aug 2020
Are UK nations parting ways on coronavirus strategy?
Wales coronavirus
In Depth

Are UK nations parting ways on coronavirus strategy?

Devolved leaders warn Westminster of plans to follow separate policy paths
29 Apr 2020
The best and worst countries for press freedom
Lyra McKee
In Brief

The best and worst countries for press freedom

UK slips to 35th in global index after violence against Northern Irish journalists
24 Apr 2020
Would a Boris bridge to Northern Ireland work?
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In Depth

Would a Boris bridge to Northern Ireland work?

No. 10 confirms that officials are looking into building a bridge across the Irish Sea
11 Feb 2020
How Sinn Fein’s history could impact the Irish elections
Sinn Fein
In Depth

How Sinn Fein’s history could impact the Irish elections

Republican party’s troubled past threatens to derail the political process in Dublin
7 Feb 2020
Dissident republicans ‘planned Brexit Day bomb’
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In Brief

Dissident republicans ‘planned Brexit Day bomb’

Northern Ireland police claim the device was intended to explode on ferry
7 Feb 2020
Can new deal restore government in Northern Ireland?
The Northern Ireland Assembly has not sat at Stormont for almost a year
In Depth

Can new deal restore government in Northern Ireland?

Irish and British governments reveal draft of agreement to end three years of deadlock
10 Jan 2020

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Will Brexit lead to a united Ireland?
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In Depth

Will Brexit lead to a united Ireland?

New polls suggest growing public support for unity between north and south
25 Oct 2019
Instant Opinion: ‘Expect more bodies’
Essex lorry deaths
In Depth

Instant Opinion: ‘Expect more bodies’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 24 October
24 Oct 2019
What is going on at Stormont?
Stormont national assembly
In Depth

What is going on at Stormont?

Unionists stage NI Assembly ‘farce’ over abortion and same-sex marriage reforms
21 Oct 2019
Boris Johnson’s alternative to the Irish backstop
Boris Johnson
In Depth

Boris Johnson’s alternative to the Irish backstop

‘Two borders, for four years’ proposal sent to European Commission
2 Oct 2019
Ten best places to visit in the UK
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In Review

Ten best places to visit in the UK

Britain has something for everybody, from mountain ranges to Michelin-star restaurants
24 Sep 2019
What will Brexit mean for Ireland?
Protesters warn of post-Brexit border checks outside Stormont
In Depth

What will Brexit mean for Ireland?

Boris Johnson in Dublin for talks with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar
9 Sep 2019
Omagh bombing: atrocity remembered 21 years on
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In Depth

Omagh bombing: atrocity remembered 21 years on

Families of the victims say their relatives have still not received justice
14 Aug 2019
Why a bonfire is sparking riots in Belfast
Bonfire, Northern Ireland
In Depth

Why a bonfire is sparking riots in Belfast

Police officers injured in clashes over anti-internment anniversary blaze
9 Aug 2019
MPs back abortion and same-sex marriage for Northern Ireland
House of Commons
In Brief

MPs back abortion and same-sex marriage for Northern Ireland

Equality campaigners celebrate as amendments are passed in Westminster
10 Jul 2019
Trump compares Irish border to planned Mexico wall
Trump Ireland
In Brief

Trump compares Irish border to planned Mexico wall

Gaffe comes on day one of the US president’s visit to Ireland
6 Jun 2019
Is press freedom under attack?
Julian Assange
In Depth

Is press freedom under attack?

Case of Northern Ireland journalists arrested after reporting on police corruption adds to global fears about media repression
30 May 2019
How new military veterans amnesty law will work
Penny Mordaunt
In Depth

How new military veterans amnesty law will work

Defence Secretary Penny Mordaunt proposes law to prevent war crime prosecutions against British soldiers - with one controversial exception
15 May 2019
Johnny Mercer: the Tory MP going on strike
Johnny Mercer
In Depth

Johnny Mercer: the Tory MP going on strike

Former Army officer tells Theresa May he’s withdrawing support in protest against probes into military veterans
9 May 2019
Bombardier: is Northern Ireland sale linked to Brexit?
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In Depth

Bombardier: is Northern Ireland sale linked to Brexit?

Canadian aerospace firm’s sudden decision comes at a sensitive time for UK and Northern Irish politics
3 May 2019
What is the New IRA and how much danger does it pose?
Northern Ireland IRA police
In Depth

What is the New IRA and how much danger does it pose?

Brexit and the suspension of Stormont have ‘given oxygen’ to dissident Republican groups
23 Apr 2019
Lyra McKee: New IRA apologises for shooting of journalist
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In Brief

Lyra McKee: New IRA apologises for shooting of journalist

Dissident republicans admit responsibility for Derry killing and vows 'utmost care' in future
23 Apr 2019
What is the Good Friday Agreement - and is it at risk?
Tony Blair and Bertie Ahern, the Irish PM
In Depth

What is the Good Friday Agreement - and is it at risk?

Landmark peace accord could be in danger if a no-deal Brexit brings a hard border back to Ireland
5 Apr 2019
St Patrick’s day deaths: what happened at Cookstown hotel
Cookstown hotel
In Brief

St Patrick’s day deaths: what happened at Cookstown hotel

Two boys and a girl killed in suspected stampede at disco in Northern Ireland
18 Mar 2019
What happened on Bloody Sunday?
Coffins of the victims after Bloody Sunday
In Depth

What happened on Bloody Sunday?

Former British paratrooper faces murder charges over two killings in Londonderry in 1972
14 Mar 2019
What is the Brexit Alternative Arrangements Working Group?
Brexit posters at the border crossing between Northern Ireland and the Republic
In Depth

What is the Brexit Alternative Arrangements Working Group?

Government to flesh out details of ‘Malthouse compromise’ in attempt to secure different Irish border deal
4 Feb 2019
New IRA blamed for Londonderry car bomb
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In Brief

New IRA blamed for Londonderry car bomb

Fears latest terror attack could be prelude to renewed violence in the event of a hard border post-Brexit
20 Jan 2019
Belfast police arrest two men after school gate shooting
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In Brief

Belfast police arrest two men after school gate shooting

Jim Donegan was shot dead on Tuesday while waiting to pick his son up from school
6 Dec 2018
How the DUP could make Theresa May’s job impossible
Theresa May and Arlene Foster
In Depth

How the DUP could make Theresa May’s job impossible

Northern Irish party is abstaining from votes on crucial legislation in protest at Irish backstop plans
20 Nov 2018
Northern Ireland minister admits ignorance of its politics
Northern Ireland Karen Bradley
In Depth

Northern Ireland minister admits ignorance of its politics

Minister reveals she was unaware nationalists did not vote for unionists and vice versa before getting the brief
7 Sep 2018
Will cutting MPs’ pay break Northern Ireland deadlock?
Stormont national assembly
In Brief

Will cutting MPs’ pay break Northern Ireland deadlock?

Stormont’s 600-day impasse sets world record for longest peacetime period without a government
7 Sep 2018
Legal jobs bolster Northern Ireland economy
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In Brief

Legal jobs bolster Northern Ireland economy

Two law firms expand presence in Belfast, creating hundreds of jobs
23 Aug 2018
Brexit: why ministers are trying to hide no-deal plans
UK and EU flags
In Depth

Brexit: why ministers are trying to hide no-deal plans

Impact assessments of ‘no-deal’ scenario due to be published on Thursday will not contain ‘contentious’ notes
22 Aug 2018
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