Belfast-born David McKittrick has been reporting on Northern Ireland since 1971, He has written for the East Antrim Times, the Irish Times and was The Independent's Irish correspondent for many years. He is the author of several books including Making Sense of the Troubles (2000) and Lost Lives (1999).
Belfast riots: US diplomat arrives to resolve thorny issues as petrol bombs and missiles injure police
16 July 2013 07:47 PM
‘Peace envoy’ to Northern Ireland appointed in a bid to resolve issue of contentious parades
12 July 2013 11:50 AM
Church handed a rare defeat, but legislation only covers severely limited number of cases
06 July 2013 12:43 AM
‘People like Val Doonican liked working with us,’ she recalled. ‘We were not showbizzy kids’
04 July 2013 05:51 PM
Medical officer warns particularly strong drugs, including one known as Green Rolex, are in circulation
03 July 2013 03:31 PM
It treated deaths caused by troops and police with less rigour than others, says official report
17 June 2013 08:28 PM
Highly-trained specialist police officers could be seen feeding ducks in Northern Ireland on Monday afternoon as potential threats to the security of the G8 summit failed to materialise.
G8 summit: President Obama to urge politicians to quicken pace of progress in peace process as Northern Ireland braces for protests
16 June 2013 05:35 PM
President Obama will tomorrow urge Northern Ireland politicians to quicken the pace of progress in the peace process, delivering the pointed message that he regards it as incomplete and requiring greater effort.
04 June 2013 08:49 PM
Theresa Villiers says dissident republican groups will continue to plan attacks
22 May 2013 07:04 PM
David McKittrick, a reporter at the scene of the attack on the Blues and Royals, on the day Ulster’s bloodshed shook London
19 May 2013 09:57 PM
Miles-long fence and roadside checkpoints among measures to protect world leaders
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