The double agent was alleged in 2003 to be Freddie Scappaticci, a claim he has consistently denied
Northern Ireland Secretary Theresa Villiers called on paramilitary organisations in the region to disband
Irish president Michael D Higgins and Garda commissioner Noirin O'Sullivan lead tributes
Tributes to the dead garda were led by President Michael D Higgins
The sister of one IRA victim said Corbyn's refusal amounted to an “insult to all our dead loved ones"
This veteran intellectual giant of the frothing right has been a delight since first being elected in 1983
Nationalist leader had blamed unionists for former US diplomat Dr Richard Haass’s failure
The former firebrand was looked back on his 60-year career in politics during a series of interviews with the BBC
The Tories don’t have a great record on acknowledging his contribution to peace in South Africa
Superintendents were betrayed by Garda counterparts after visit south of border, inquiry concludes
Tributes paid to Father Alec Reid, trusted go-between of both the IRA and British Government
Ellen E Jones recommends new BBC drama about the first Doctor Who
David McKittrick reports on former terrorist’s visit to Warrington, where two boys died 20 years ago in bombing
Northern Ireland deputy first minister Martin McGuinness has criticised the British government’s decision not to set up a public inquiry into the Omagh bomb attack which killed 29 people in 1998.
Arbitrary government decisions have been highlighted by both the left and right
‘Insufficient grounds’ for review of Real IRA attack that killed 29, says Northern Ireland Secretary