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Newtownards murder victim was Richard Miskelly:

February 26th, 2017

The man murdered in Newtownards, County Down, overnight was Richard Miskelly, police confirm.


Sammy Wilson 'agrees' with murals comparing IRA to ISIS:

February 26th, 2017

DUP MP says he agrees with message behind murals equating the IRA and Sinn Féin with ISIS.


Fire at 'Ireland's oldest linen mill' William Clark and Sons:

February 26th, 2017

Thirty firefighters are tackling a major fire at a textile plant in County Londonderry which describes itself as one of the world's oldest companies.


South Belfast: Kidnap charge over children in stolen car:

February 26th, 2017

A man who was arrested after a car was stolen with two young children inside is charged with kidnapping and a range of other offences.


Stephen Rea: NI actor says people should get angry about migrant crisis:

February 26th, 2017

Leading Northern Ireland actor Stephen Rea tells the BBC that people should "get angry" about the migrant crisis in Europe.


Financial Services Union warns jobs at risk due to political instability:

February 26th, 2017

The Financial Services Union warns that jobs in the sector could be in jeopardy if there is continued political instability in Northern Ireland.


Ulster score six tries to beat Zebre:

February 26th, 2017

Ulster move to within four points of fourth-placed Scarlets in the Pro12 thanks to a bonus-point 40-17 win over Zebre in Parma.


Trillick: Defibrillator at GAA club destroyed and window smashed:

February 26th, 2017

A defibrillator is destroyed and a window smashed during a break-in at a GAA club in County Tyrone.


Football League Division One: Donegal hold Dubs as Monaghan win in Kerry to go top:

February 26th, 2017

Michael Murphy's injury-time point earns Donegal a draw against Dublin as Monaghan beat Kerry to go top of Division One.


Newry, County Down: Orange hall targeted by arsonists:

February 26th, 2017

An Orange hall in Newry, County Down, has been targeted by arsonists.


Coleraine: Woman dies after being hit by car:

February 25th, 2017

A woman in her 40s dies after she was hit by a car in Coleraine, County Londonderry.


DUP Brexit donation: Adams calls for clarity on £435,000:

February 25th, 2017

Gerry Adams says the DUP needs to explain the background to a donation of about £435,000.


Bessbrook: Drugs charges in connection with sudden death:

February 25th, 2017

A man is charged with drug offences relating to the sudden death of a woman in County Armagh on Tuesday.


Newtownards: PSNI officers injured after car rammed:

February 25th, 2017

Two police officers are injured after their car was hit by a suspected stolen car in Newtownards, County Down.


Workers Party protest outside BBC over coverage given to smaller parties:

February 25th, 2017

Members of the Workers Party hold protest outside the BBC's headquarters in Belfast to highlight what they believe is a lack of coverage given to smaller parties during the Assembly election campaign.


Man arrested after sudden death of woman in Bessbrook, County Armagh:

February 24th, 2017

A man is arrested after the sudden death of a woman in her 30s.


Jocelyn Bell Burnell: Astrophysicist says women in science need culture change:

February 25th, 2017

There is still a need for a 'culture change' to enable more women to work in science, one of the world's leading astrophysicists says in Belfast.


Man in critical condition after fire at Armagh flat:

February 24th, 2017

A man is in a critical but stable condition after being rescued from a fire at a flat in Culdee Street in Armagh.


World Superbikes: Rea starts title defence with victory:

February 25th, 2017

Defending world champion Jonathan Rea wins the opening race of the 2017 Superbike World Championship at Phillip Island.


Sean McElwee death: Driver jailed for killing County Tyrone man:

February 24th, 2017

A lorry driver who was on the wrong side of the road when he collided with a van, killing the driver, is jailed.


Rory McIlroy: Golf with Trump was 'not endorsement':

February 24th, 2017

Rory McIlroy says a round of golf with Donald Trump on Sunday was not intended as an endorsement of the US president.


DUP confirms £435,000 Brexit donation:

February 24th, 2017

The DUP confirms it received a Brexit donation of about £435,000 from a group of pro-union business people.


Readers' pictures from around Northern Ireland:

February 24th, 2017

A selection of the pictures you have sent us this week - email them to nipics@bbc.co.uk


Dog shows off tractor driving skills:

February 22nd, 2017

Rambo the dog shows off his tractor driving skills in County Down, Northern Ireland.


Damage across Northern Ireland as Storm Doris hits:

February 23rd, 2017

Trees fall across Northern Ireland as the effect of Storm Doris is felt


Brexit endangers NI peace process, says Baroness O'Loan:

February 22nd, 2017

Baroness O'Loan warns that leaving the European Union could endanger the Northern Ireland peace process


Army needed 'to battle rhododendrons':

February 22nd, 2017

An Irish politician calls on the government to deploy soldiers to stop a rhododendron invasion.


BBC News Channel:

February 17th, 2017

BBC coverage of latest developments


Irish PM calls for united Ireland provision in Brexit agreement:

February 23rd, 2017

The Irish prime minister calls for a provision in any Brexit agreement between the EU and the UK to allow for Irish reunification in line with the terms of the Good Friday Agreement.


Drugs firm Almac may shift NI work to Republic:

February 22nd, 2017

Almac says its decision to buy a factory in the Republic of Ireland is a direct result of the Brexit vote.


Brexit bill: Lord Hain to table amendment on 'keeping open border':

February 21st, 2017

Lord Hain says he will table an amendment on keeping an open border, in the interests of 'the peace process', as peers debate the Brexit bill.


Two arrested after man dies in Dublin shooting:

February 21st, 2017

Two people are arrested after a man died from gunshot wounds to the head in Dublin at the weekend.


Norwegian Air to operate new flights from Belfast to US:

February 23rd, 2017

Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air to begin flights to New York and Boston areas


First Trust to close half its Northern Ireland branches:

February 23rd, 2017

Up to 130 jobs are at risk as the bank announces half its NI branches will close within months.


Plans for George Best-themed hotel in Belfast:

February 21st, 2017

Plans announced for Belfast tribute hotel to football star George Best


Six Nations 2017: Sexton at the top of his game in win over France says Schmidt:

February 26th, 2017

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt says Johnny Sexton's display in Saturday's win over France showed a player in his very best form.


Women's Six Nations: Ireland 13-10 France:

February 26th, 2017

Ireland maintain their 100% record by beating France 13-10 and go level on points with Women's Six Nations leaders England.


World Superbikes: Champion Rea clinches Australian double:

February 26th, 2017

Defending world champion Jonathan Rea wins both races in the opening round of the 2017 Superbike World Championship at Phillip Island.


Tyrone's Division One Football League game with Cavan called off after heavy rain:

February 26th, 2017

Tyrone's Division One Football League game with Cavan is postponed 64 minutes before the scheduled throw-in because of a waterlogged pitch.


Rugby and religion:

February 25th, 2017

Ireland rugby international Andrew Trimble on how his spirituality enhances his love of the game.


Northern Ireland forecast:

February 24th, 2017

Northern Ireland weather forecast


Galway church plans Ash Wednesday drive-thru:

February 24th, 2017

A Catholic church in County Galway plans a drive-thru ashes service for Ash Wednesday.


Partying with the PM:

February 24th, 2017

A 100-year-old girl guide who partied with Churchill and other local legends in the weekly papers.


Game of Thrones tree felled:

February 23rd, 2017

One of the tunnel of trees that make up the Dark Hedges - made famous by Game of Thrones - falls victim to Storm Doris.


Assembly candidates:

February 9th, 2017

A full list of all candidates running for election to the Northern Ireland Assembly on 2 March 2017.


Londonderry alert ends as police confirm device was under-car bomb:

February 24th, 2017

Police confirm a device found outside an officer's house in Londonderry was an under-car bomb.


BMI to operate new Derry-Stansted service:

February 23rd, 2017

BMI Regional is to begin flying between Derry and London Stansted thanks to a £3.8m government grant.


Hospital scam 'claimed nine victims':

February 21st, 2017

Police appeal for fraud victims to come forward after two men reportedly spent two days at a hospital offering to help staff claim back tax.


Coleraine: Mother and son shot in house by masked man:

February 20th, 2017

A mother and her son have been shot in Coleraine, County Londonderry.


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