Tributes paid to Father Alec Reid, trusted go-between of both the IRA and British Government
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Tuesday 01 October 2013
Former IRA commander repeatedly abused Aine Adams when she was aged between 5 and 9
Monday 22 April 2013
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams gave evidence in a Belfast court today at the trial of his brother Liam, who is accused of child sex abuse.
Wednesday 02 January 2013
Northern Irish Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness has been awarded an English aristocratic title to secure his resignation as an MP, the Treasury confirmed today.
Friday 02 November 2012
In January Colin Duffy, now under arrest for questioning about the killing this week of the prison officer David Black, was acquitted of the murders of two soldiers outside Massereene Barracks in Antrim who were about to leave for duty in Afghanistan.
Friday 13 July 2012
Police chiefs today pledged to make “significant” arrests after officers were attacked with petrol bombs in an outbreak of street violence in the flashpoint Ardoyne area of north Belfast.
Wednesday 29 June 2011
Johann Hari's professional reputation has been subjected to trial by Twitter. Here he explains what the affair has taught him
Friday 20 May 2011
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams today praised the Queen's "sincere expression of sympathy" for those affected by conflict between Britain and Ireland.
Tuesday 17 May 2011
The Queen's visit to the Republic of Ireland will "put a seal on the past and build for the future", former prime minister Sir John Major said.
Monday 28 February 2011
An election outcome of seismic proportions has put the Republic of Ireland on course for a new coalition government made up of the two parties who were principal winners in the contest.
Wednesday 16 February 2011
Thursday 27 January 2011
The Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams was in the strange position of holding a Crown title last night – in exchange for resigning from his unfilled seat in the House of Commons.
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