Hundreds of friends, family, colleagues and humble admirers visited south Belfast this week to pay their respects to the late author and poet Seamus Heaney.
Police are investigating allegations that death threats were issued to two senior Cliftonville FC members at the Irish league game at Windsor Park last weekend.
SDLP MLA for south Belfast Conall McDevitt has resigned from politics over an undeclared payment from a PR company.
Environment minister Mark H Durkan is on a collision course with Castlereagh Borough Council after it chose to ignore warnings over excluding minority parties from groups overseeing the introduction of new 'super councils'.
Police are appealing for information following attacks on the homes of two elderly pensioners in the mid Donegall Road area. In the first attack, on Monday, at around 11.20pm, a brick was thrown through the front window of an 84 year old woman's house. The resident narrowly escaped injury, as the brick landed on the sofa where she had been sitting.
Community representatives in south Belfast are furious after they were turned away from an arranged meeting with Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland.
CONCERNS OVER CROSSING: Blackstaff Community Development Association (BCDA) has written to Roads Service regarding local concerns about residents safety at in the vicinity of the zebra crossing at Tates Avenue / Ebor Street.
QUEEN'S University is set to land an extra £1.7m after slapping a dramatic price hike on thousands of postgraduate students.
TRIBUTES have been flooding in for the 19-year-old girl who is believe to have died after taking a leathal cocktail of drugs in south Belfast.
SLEEPLESS residents in south Belfast have been successful in halting an essential maintenance programme that was keeping them awake at night.
A SOUTH Belfast man who had his ear nearly bitten off in an alleged racist attack by a gang of five youths has said that he has been left confused after coming to Northern Ireland for a better life.
PLANS to close a Castlereagh school should be halted following a week of successful exam results, the leader of the Ulster Unionists has said.
THE colourful Mela festival burst into life over the weekend.
Floodlit bus tour
A three-day musical extravaganza kicked off last night, and with more than 100,000 music lovers expected to descend on the Boucher Road playing fields this year's Tennent's Vital is aiming to be the biggest and best yet.
A motion calling for the resignation of south Belfast DUP councillor Ruth Patterson is set to be brought before Belfast City Council.
You would be forgiven for thinking they are territorial people but plot owners in south Belfast have no hesitations when it comes to a party.
PROTESTERS from the loyalist heartland of south Belfast took to the streets to show their support for controversial DUP councillor Ruth Patterson at the weekly Union flag protest outside City Hall on Saturday.
Translink is investigating up to 60 instances of people trespassing on rail tracks in south Belfast since the start of the summer.
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Model Abbey Clancy has won the 11th series of BBC's Strictly Come Dancing.
A 17-year-old girl has died more than a week after being shot by a high school classmate who then killed himself.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho told his pupil-turned-adversary Andre Villas-Boas to move on swiftly from his sacking by Tottenham.
Munster dished up another dose of injury-time heroics as Ronan O'Mahony's last-gasp try denied the 13-man Scarlets at Musgrave Park.
There was huge relief at the rain-lashed Sportsground as Dan Parks' late drop-goal guided Connacht to a long-awaited second win in the RaboDirect PRO12.
Pauline Quirke has revealed she is planning to watch the first episode of Birds Of A Feather's new series with her castmates Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph.
David Morrissey has revealed how the extras in new drama The 7. 39 became like bodyguards as they filmed on location at Waterloo station.
Gregg Wallace has revealed that there will be a kitchen coup in his home on Christmas Day.