Second anniversary of police murder
Second anniversary of police murder
The family of a murdered Irish police officer will mark the second anniversary of his death at a church service in Dundalk, County Louth, later.
Farage hits back at defecting MEP
Farage hits back at defecting MEP
An MEP who has defected to the Conservatives had "reached the end of the road" with UKIP, party leader Nigel Farage says.
Magee expansion 'crucial' for jobs
Magee expansion 'crucial' for jobs
The expansion of Ulster University's Magee campus in Londonderry would be an economic "game-changer" for the area, a leading Derry businessman says.
Cruise ship hit by engine room fire
Cruise ship hit by engine room fire
A 880-passenger cruise ship which was travelling between Spain and Lanzarote is without power off the coast of Morocco after a fire in the engine room.
Boko Haram attacks key Nigeria city
Boko Haram attacks key Nigeria city
Fighters from the Islamist militant group Boko Haram launch an attack on the key city of Maiduguri in north-eastern Nigeria, reports say.
Missing dog Sylvia found drowned
Missing dog Sylvia found drowned
A missing dog whose owner hired a helicopter to look for her is found drowned a few miles from where she disappeared on Anglesey.
VIDEO: Kosovo protests after 'savages' slur
VIDEO: Kosovo protests after 'savages' slur
Police in Kosovo have fired teargas to disperse thousands of ethnic Albanians after violence at the end of an anti-government protest in the capital Pristina on Saturday.
Birdman given boost in Oscars race
Birdman given boost in Oscars race
Michael Keaton's film Birdman emerges as a strong contender for the Academy Awards after being given the Producers Guild of America's top award.
US condolences over Japan 'IS death'
US condolences over Japan 'IS death'
US President Barack Obama calls Japan's PM to offer condolences after the apparent murder of a Japanese hostage by Islamic State.
VIDEO: Icy mystery: Pluto ready for close-up
VIDEO: Icy mystery: Pluto ready for close-up
The US space agency's mission to Pluto is about to take its first pictures of the mysterious icy world.