January 28 2009
- Senior Free Presbyterian clergyman Rev Robert Ormerod dies in motorway collision
- Sergio Garcia at centre of racism row as dispute with Tiger Woods continues
- Electricity firm reveals 18% rise
- Plenty of Fish dating site pulls 'Intimate Encounters' option to ward off sleazy men
- Irish scientists uncover link between gut bacteria and autism
- Kate Middleton: nice-but-dull Duchess cuts an annoying baby bump pose
- Mother of suicide sisters gives birth to boy
- Did Antrim's notorious 'Doctor Death' go to his grave with 300 murders on his conscience?
- 40 cigarette factory jobs go to Poland
- Suicide at Notre Dame cathedral
Latest Showbiz News
Burt's agony over daughter suicide
Music legend Burt Bacharach said writing his autobiography forced him to come to terms with the suicide of his daughter.
Pop music honour for Carole King
Carole King isn't done with music - not yet anyway.
Apprentice teams milking the profit
Apprentice hopefuls are hoping to avoid an udder disaster as they try to cream off the biggest profit in their latest task.
Latest Food and Drink News
Historian claims to have published Coca Cola's 'secret formula' days after man tries to sell another variant on eBay for $5m
One man is threatening to lift the veil of secrecy that surrounds Coca Cola's 'secret formula' as he claims to publish a copy of the original recipe in a new book.
Unpalatable truth about sugar in our food
Are you unwittingly eating more sugar than is good for you?
Diners catching on to the pleasures of pairing beer with food
There may be more than 100 beers on offer at Tim Ferket's restaurant and an extensive menu of hearty Belgian cuisine, but he begins by offering me a glass of ale and a bowl of crisps.
Northern Ireland potato wizard behind Maris Piper who gave us chips with everything
He was the man who unearthed a secret formula to growing what was to become the UK's most loved potato.
Latest Motoring News
Video: Lamborghini shifts into top gear with Egoista concept car
As part of its 50th anniversary celebrations, Lamborghini unveiled a new concept car, the Egoista, on May 13.
Vauxhall’s Astra VXR points way for hot hatches
Blisteringly quick, yet with the style, comfort, quality and grace of a luxurious executive saloon, Vauxhall’s classy Astra VXR points the direction hot hatches should be taking.
Skoda Fabia vRS: when less is more
When Mazda launched its now iconic MX5 the principle of “less can amount to more” was brought into play.
Northern Ireland drivers steer clear of cracks
Potholed roads have led to a leap in car windscreen damage — although drivers in Northern Ireland appear to be best at avoiding them, according to an AA/Populus survey.