50 Best spring reads: From debut novels and political thrillers to delicious cookbooks and child-friendly histories
Remembrance Sunday 2013: Enda Kenny, Theresa Villiers and Dame Mary Peters lay wreaths at solemn services across Northern Ireland
The 2nd Battalion of the Royal Irish Regiment performed a guard of honour at Belfast City Hall's Cenotaph and Garden of Remembrance on Sunday, November 10, where several thousand turned out for Northern Ireland's main commemoration service.
Down Royal Festival 2013: Fashion, fillies and a win for AP McCoy
Tony McCoy moved to within eight victories of the magic 4,000-winner mark over jumps when Jezki made a smooth return to the track at Down Royal.
Save Exploris: Twitter users snap as campaign to save Northern Ireland's only aquarium goes global
A photo campaign to save Northern Ireland's only aquarium has kicked off on Twitter with users posting images of themselves holding 'Save Exploris' signs.
Tiny monkeys born in Belfast
Glasgow pub tragedy 'Catholics' tweet woman may face charges
Nelson Mandela: life and times
Key moments in life of former president
Christmas parties 2013
Help babies like little Joe
Help save lives of babies around the world
Northern Ireland news photos
Photographs from Belfast, Northern Ireland
World in Pictures
Striking images from around the globe
Favourite Ulster beauty spots
Reader images: Send us your pictures
Old school pictures: Kate Middleton
Gerry Adams, Liam Neeson, Eamon Holmes ...
Watchdog to examine points scandal new
The penalty points scandal is to be examined by the spending watchdog, it has been revealed.
Press clause 'could be overridden' new
Protections to stop political interference in regulation of the press could be swept away after the next election by a majority government, the Culture Secretary has conceded.
BP rig man guilty of obstruction new
A former BP drilling engineer has been convicted of obstructing a US government investigation of the company's massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Violent conduct charge for Osvaldo new
Southampton striker Dani Osvaldo has been charged with violent conduct following a touchline fracas at Newcastle on Saturday.
Saints fined over North release new
Northampton have been fined £60,000 after releasing George North for Wales duty outside the International Rugby Board's designated Test window, Premiership Rugby has confirmed.
Swansea and Hull fined after fracas new
The Football Association has fined Swansea and Hull £20,000 each following the mass confrontation which marred their Barclays Premier League clash earlier this month.
X Factor's Sam set for chart glory new
X Factor winner Sam Bailey looks to be romping home for the Christmas number one after her single shifted more than double her nearest rival.
Search on for more Watkins victims new
Police have launched an international appeal for evidence against Ian Watkins - with British officers linking up with counterparts across Europe and America.
35 years for 'depraved' Watkins new
Ian Watkins has been handed a 35-year sentence for a string of child sex offences which "plumbed new depths of depravity".