Hundreds killed in Nigeria fighting
In fierce fighting that killed more than 200 combatants, Nigerian troops clashed with Islamic extremists who attacked Maiduguri, the biggest city in north-eastern Nigeria, from...
Greek election: Exit polls suggest clear victory for left wing anti-austerity party...
A Greek state TV exit poll is projecting that anti-bailout party Syriza has won...
Video: Prince Charles and David Cameron arrive in Saudi...
The Prince of Wales and David Cameron have arrived in Saudi Arabia to pay their respects following...
Video: Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah dies aged 90
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah has died at the age of 90. The death was announced on Saudi state TV,...
Video: UK and US vow to ramp up fight against IS
Britain and the United States have pledged to "ramp up" efforts to defeat Islamic...
Six skiers killed in avalanche
The bodies of six French skiers have been found a day after they were swept away by an avalanche in the French Alps.
New bid to lift crashed plane fails
The second attempt to lift the fuselage of the crashed AirAsia jetliner has failed as the wreckage sank back to the ocean floor when a rope linking the lifting balloons broke.
Ukraine rebels 'fired rockets'
Ukraine's president has said that intercepted radio and phone conversations prove that Russia-backed separatists were responsible for firing the rockets that pounded the south-eastern city of Mariupol and killed at least 30 people.
Syriza win 'means end to austerity'
A triumphant Alexis Tsipras has told Greeks his radical left Syriza party's election win means an end to austerity and humiliation and that the country's regular and often fraught debt inspections were a thing of the past.
Defence minister wins Zambia poll
Zambia's defence minister Edgar Lungu has won the country's presidential election, in a victory for the ruling party, the Patriotic Front.
Obama hails India nuclear talks
US President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have announced they had made progress on nuclear cooperation and climate change.
Explosion shakes Afghan capital
A Taliban truck bomb exploded in the Afghan capital, wounding two people in the first attack targeting Kabul in almost three weeks.
PM 'speechless' at hostage killing
Japan's prime minister said he was left "speechless" by a video purportedly showing one of two Japanese hostages of the extremist Islamic State group had been killed.
No bombs found on 'threat' planes
Police who searched two airplanes in Atlanta found no bombs following online threats made against the aircraft.
Two US planes hit by bomb threat
Police are searching two planes at Atlanta's main airport after authorities received what they said were credible bomb threats.
World leaders head to Saudi Arabia
World leaders and top dignitaries have begun arriving in Saudi Arabia to give their condolences following the death of King Abdullah, who died yesterday aged 90 after nearly two decades at the helm.
Bones examined in Cervantes search
Experts searching for the remains of Miguel de Cervantes have started what they hope will be the final phase of their nine-month quest to solve the mystery of where the great Spanish writer was laid to rest.
Butcher of Hanover's head cremated
The head of a German serial killer known as the "Butcher of Hannover" has been cremated after lying in storage for 89 years.
Terror suspects arrested in Spain
Four suspected jihadists who allegedly formed a cell in Spain's north African enclave of Ceuta, have been arrested by police.
Rocket fire kills 30 in Ukraine
Indiscriminate rocket fire has hit a market, schools, homes and shops in the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol, killing at least 30 people, authorities said.
Thousands protest at 'coup' rebels
Tens of thousands of people are protesting in Yemen against the Shiite rebels who hold the capital amid a power vacuum in the country.
Bid to lift crashed plane fails
Indonesian rescuers lifted the fuselage of the crashed AirAsia jetliner almost to the water's surface before it sank to the ocean floor again when the lifting balloons deflated.
Japan looking into hostage video
Japanese officials are investigating a new online message purporting to be from the extremist Islamic State group about the two Japanese hostages it holds.
Airstrikes mark new IS offensive
An increase i n airstrikes in northern Iraq this week is the beginning of an effort to disrupt Islamic State (IS) supply lines ahead of an operation to take back the city from militants.
Teen jailed for trying to help IS
An American teenager who tried to go to Syria to help Islamic State militants has been sentenced to four years in prison.
News Digest: Islamic terrorist who killed four hostages buried in Paris suburbs
Amedy Coulibaly, who killed four hostages at a kosher supermarket and a policewoman earlier this month, before being killed by police...
UK tributes to Saudi king spark row over human rights hypocrisy
The Queen said King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia "will be long remembered by all who work for peace and understanding" as...
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast -2015
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Northern Ireland Nightlife - The Cloth Ear, Belfast, January 2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Bar With No Name -2014/2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Sixty6, Cathedral Quarter, Belfast - Winter 2014/2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Shine Belfast, December 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Cathedral Quarter, Belfast December 2014 - The National, 21 Social, The Dirty Onion and Duke of York
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast - December 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast-Nov, Dec 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Sixty6, Cathedral Quarter, Belfast - December 2014
Filthy McNasty's - November 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Shiro
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast - November 2014
The Bot, Belfast - November 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Thompson's Garage Sound Of Misfit
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Northern Ireland Nightlife: Alibi, The Parlour, Groovy Train, The Eg
The Dirty Onion November 2014
The Limelight, November 13
Alibi, The Parlour, Groovy Train, The Eg
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Smoke in cockpit on easyJet flight
An easyJet flight on route to Bristol had to be diverted...
Greek radical left wins election
A radical left-wing party vowing to end Greece's...
'Moratorium needed' over fracking
A moratorium on fracking is needed amid concerns...
Centre pairing inspires Fitzgerald
Luke Fitzgerald is ready to emulate the defensive...
Club focus: Carrick Rangers new
Carrick Rangers boss Gary Haveron praised talented midfielder Conor...
Clyne cool on contract situation new
Nathaniel Clyne appears in no rush to sign the contract...
Cowell 'makes up' with Walliams
Britain's Got Talent star Simon Cowell has shown off a...
Stars press PM over Syrian refugees new
A host of celebrities have written an open letter to...
Perez Hilton stages 'fake walkout'
Celebrity blogger Perez Hilton has staged a "fake...