Be one of the first to experience the new British Airways' Airbus A380 to Los Angeles
Fugitive Edward Snowden sets superpowers on collision course as Moscow and Beijing lock horns with White House
Russia and China are flexing their muscles with Washington as diplomatic relations between the world's greatest economic and political forces plunges to new depths as the US continues it hunt for elusive whistleblower Edward Snowden.
TV archaeologist Mick Aston dies
Archaeologist and broadcaster Mick Aston, who found fame with TV programme Time Team, has died aged 66.
Fresh fuel price war... but we still pay over the odds
Northern Ireland motorists have been given respite from pump price pressures after three major supermarkets engaged in a price war.
Daily drug plan 'cuts cancer risk'
Almost half a million healthy women at high risk of getting breast cancer should be offered a cheap course of drugs that can drastically cut their chances of contracting the disease, according to new guidance for doctors.
£12m hotel revamp for Belfast site
A landmark building in the centre of Belfast is being turned into a new boutique-style hotel which will create more than 180 full and part-time jobs, it has been announced.
Jamie Dornan, from The Fall psycho to expectant father
Ulster heart-throb Jamie Dornan and his new wife Amelia Warner are celebrating the news that they are to have a baby.
Belfast's virtual shops - regeneration or a sticking plaster?
When is a shop not a shop? The answer can increasingly be found in town centres across Northern Ireland. When it's a fake store front designed to spruce up the look of a derelict property which otherwise would become an eyesore.
Investigate Sinn Fein's Gerry Kelly over police vehicle drama, unionists urge
Unionists have urged the police and prosecution service to investigate Gerry Kelly after the Sinn Fein MLA was carried along on the front of a PSNI Land Rover.
Father demands judge-led inquiry
The father of murdered black student Stephen Lawrence has called for a judge-led inquiry into claims that undercover police officers were told to spy on his family and other campaigners for justice over his death, in the hope of finding information to smear them
Mandela still in critical condition
Critically ill Nelson Mandela was "asleep" when visited by South African president Jacob Zuma who asked the country to pray for the 94-year-old, describing him as the "father of democracy".
Netflix and Dreamworks seal dreamteam streaming deal
Netflix is to air original television programming from Dreamworks Animation in a deal described as a major coup for both companies.
MoD axe makes 4,480 UK soldiers redundant to 'help balance the books'winging
More than 4,000 soldiers have been told they have lost their jobs in the latest round of Army redundancies, the Ministry of Defence has announced.
UK inflation rate soars in wake of air fare rises
A 22% surge in air fares helped lift inflation higher than expected last month to heap more pressure on households.
G8 summit: UK hopeful of 'concrete progress' on tax rules as second day of event begins
The UK is hopeful of achieving "real concrete progress" on tightening international tax rules as the second day of talks at the G8 summit in Co Fermanagh begin.
Cristiano Ronaldo advised to stay at Real Madrid to end of contract before making possible switch to Manchester United
Cristiano Ronaldo is privately being urged to wait 18 months before making his last big move in football – a strategy which could place him within financial reach of Manchester United.
Saatchi 'admits Nigella assault'
Art collector Charles Saatchi has admitted assaulting his wife Nigella Lawson during an argument outside a London restaurant, it is understood.
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It’s time for ‘T’ as Cameron’s agenda on tax, trade and transparency jostles with Syria war at G8 summit
As the official G8 host, it is down to David Cameron to set the agenda on what will be discussed by the world’s most powerful leaders.
Nelson Mandela: life and times
Key moments in life of former president
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In Pictures: Chamber of Commerce President’s Banquet
Prouvost wins Turner Prize
Laure Prouvost named winner in Derry
Victoria's Secret opens first shop on island of Ireland
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Christmas lights in Belfast
Lights on and market opens in city
Northern Ireland Nightlife
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Jaw-dropping animal snaps
Animals snapped in Belfast Zoo contest
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French forces begin CAR operations new
France has begun military operations in Central African Republic, with patrols and a helicopter detachment arriving to quell violence in the streets of the capital.
Robinson offers Mandela tributes new
Stormont First Minister Peter Robinson has said Nelson Mandela was an inspiration.
Police shooting suspect in court new
A man will appear in court charged with the attempted murder of two police officers after one was left in hospital with serious gunshot wounds.
Gloucester sign Afoa new
John Afoa has rejected more lucrative offers from France and a crack at the Rugby World Cup in 2015 to reunite his family in Gloucester, according to Nigel Davies.
Jagielka gives backing to Moyes
Phil Jagielka has claimed former boss David Moyes was let down in the summer by the men responsible for bringing new players to Manchester United.
England and ERC - what happens now?
England's clubs will be missing from next season's Heineken Cup after reconfirming they will not participate in any competition run by European Rugby Cup.
Hoffman belongings under the hammer new
Dustin Hoffman is putting some of his antiques and movie memorabilia under the hammer, according to reports.
O'Leary to guest host This Morning new
Dermot O'Leary is set to enjoy a stint co-hosting This Morning.
Barlow: Take That 'precious' to us new
Gary Barlow has revealed that Take That is his top priority, even ahead of his own music.