Former MLA and war hero dies
Published: Tuesday, 27 May 2014
Former Ulster Unionist Party MLA Sir John Gorman has died at the age of 91.
PSNI moves on Boston College tapes
Published: Thursday, 22 May 2014
The PSNI has "initiated steps" to retrieve all the material from Boston College's Belfast project.
Baby in care in Portugal can go home
Published: Wednesday, 21 May 2014
A baby girl from Northern Ireland who was held in care in Portugal over a suspected child cruelty incident will be allowed to return home with her parents, it has been reported.
NI baby girl held in care in Portugal
Published: Tuesday, 20 May 2014
A baby girl from Northern Ireland is being held in care in Portugal over a suspected child cruelty incident, it has been reported.
Abuse Inquiry team to return to Australia
Published: Monday, 19 May 2014
A team from the Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry will return to Australia to gather further information in relation to a child migrant scheme.
City Hall rally for Nigerian girls
Published: Saturday, 17 May 2014
A rally has been held at Belfast City Hall to show solidarity with the Nigerian children who were kidnapped by a militant group four weeks ago.
'Hero cat' saves boy from dog attack
Published: Thursday, 15 May 2014
The moment a little boy was saved from a shocking attack by a neighbour's dog - after the family cat charged to his rescue - has been caught on CCTV and viewed by millions around the world.
Belfast and Boston named ‘sister cities’
Published: Monday, 12 May 2014
Belfast has signed a Sister Cities agreement with Boston, Massachusetts, it has been announced.
Dublin woman killed by bear in Canada
Published: Friday, 09 May 2014
A Dublin-born woman has been killed in a bear attack in Canada.
NI women help rehouse Indian family
Published: Tuesday, 29 April 2014
An Indian mother, who dreamed of bringing up her children in a home that wasn't a shack, has had her wish come true thanks to a group of women from Northern Ireland.
PSNI to meet Polish Consul over attacks
Published: Monday, 28 April 2014
The Polish Consul is to meet police chiefs and political leaders next week following the recent spate of racist attacks.
Taoiseach's 'hopes' for NI pope visit
Published: Sunday, 27 April 2014
The Taoiseach has said he hopes Pope Francis could go to Northern Ireland, should he accept an invitation to visit the Republic of Ireland.
Popes canonised in Vatican ceremony
Published: Sunday, 27 April 2014
Tens of thousands of pilgrims filled St Peter's Square at the Vatican for a historic day of four popes, with Francis and Benedict XVI honouring John XXIII and John Paul II by declaring them saints in the first ever canonisation of two pontiffs.
Derry kicks off peace pledge record bid
Published: Thursday, 24 April 2014
Tens of thousands of school children across Northern Ireland are being asked to create a new world record by signing a huge peace pledge.
Airport artwork honour for Seamus Heaney
Published: Wednesday, 23 April 2014
American singer Paul Simon was at Dublin Airport on Wednesday to unveil a tapestry in honour of the late poet Seamus Heaney.
Exhibit captures typhoon aftermath
Published: Wednesday, 23 April 2014
Pictures by a Belfast photographer, who went to document the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines last November, are now being featured in a major exhibition.
Irish climbers safe in Everest avalanche
Published: Sunday, 20 April 2014
A man from Co Cork on Mount Everest has reassured people he and his fellow climbers are safe after an avalanche swept down a climbing route killing at least 13 Nepalese guides.
Boston survivor to run marathon again
Published: Friday, 18 April 2014
A Co Down man who witnessed the aftermath of last year's Boston Marathon bombing is preparing to return to the city to take part in the race again next week.
Stars remember Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Published: Friday, 18 April 2014
Stars including Forest Whitaker, Lena Dunham, Shakira and Eva Longoria have paid tribute to beloved Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez following his death on Thursday.
You Me At Six axe North American tour
Published: Friday, 18 April 2014
British rockers You Me At Six have postponed their upcoming North American tour due to a health crisis affecting singer Josh Franceschi.
Tributes to hero Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Published: Friday, 18 April 2014
America's leader President Barack Obama and one of his predecessors Bill Clinton have joined the authors and celebrities around the world paying tribute to Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who died on Thursday.
Top IRFU role for Australia's Nucifora
Published: Thursday, 17 April 2014
Former Australia international David Nucifora has been announced as the Irish Rugby Football Union's new performance director.
£30m expansion for Ulster Carpets
Published: Wednesday, 16 April 2014
Ulster Carpets Ltd has announced a major investment of £30m for the modernisation and expansion of its manufacturing facilities in Portadown.
Girl released over flight 'terror tweet'
Published: Tuesday, 15 April 2014
A 14-year-old girl arrested over an alleged bomb threat sent via Twitter to American Airlines has since been released, Dutch police have confirmed.
Local cage contender sets sights high
Published: Saturday, 12 April 2014
One of the hottest local properties in mixed martial arts has told UTV sport he is "focused and determined" to get to the highest levels in the game.
Rwandan remembers 'harrowing' genocide
Published: Monday, 07 April 2014
A Rwandan man who is now a minister in Co Down has described the genocide in his country 20 years ago as a "harrowing experience".
Irish travel warning over Ebola outbreak
Published: Wednesday, 02 April 2014
Irish citizens are being warned against travelling to the West African countries of Guinea and Liberia, amid an Ebola outbreak which has already killed over 80 people.
UTV awarded South African licence
Published: Wednesday, 02 April 2014
UTV is set to launch South Africa's first 24-hour sports radio station, modelled on its London-based station talkSPORT.
Derry skipper recalls Pacific rescue
Published: Wednesday, 02 April 2014
The skipper of the Derry~Londonderry~Doire yacht has spoken about his fears for the man who fell overboard during the Clipper Round the World Race, sparking a major rescue in the Pacific Ocean.
Pope Francis invite motion passed
Published: Tuesday, 01 April 2014
Councillors in Belfast have voted in favour of inviting Pope Francis to the city.
£300k Lamborghini crash caught on camera
Published: Tuesday, 01 April 2014
Footage of a Lamborghini supercar worth an eye-watering £300,000 ending up airborne in a crash with two other vehicles has gone viral, racking up well over 600,000 views on YouTube.
Dramatic rescue after Derry clipper fall
Published: Monday, 31 March 2014
A crew member has been left suffering from shock and hypothermia after falling overboard from the Derry~Londonderry~Doire yacht competing in the Clipper Round the World Race.
Belfast invite proposal for Pope Francis
Published: Wednesday, 26 March 2014
Pope Francis is set to be invited to Belfast, it has been revealed.
Astronaut launches 'Guide to Ireland'
Published: Wednesday, 26 March 2014
Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, famed for his broadcasts from space, has launched a series of films promoting Irish tourism.
Belfast teens in South Africa journey
Published: Tuesday, 18 March 2014
A group of west Belfast teenagers from both sides of the peace line have returned home after taking part in a life-changing trip to South Africa.

MOST POPULAR GALLERIES
Mon 08 December 2014
One Direction fever
Fri 05 December 2014
U2 music video filmed in Belfast
Wed 17 December 2014
1 2 3 4 5 6