World in Pictures March 2015: photographs from around the globe
Striking images from around the world. Compiled and edited by Gary Fennelly
Five thousand turn out to see Ireland train at Kingspan in Belfast
More than 5,000 fans turned up to see the Ireland Six Nations squad train at the Kingspan Stadium in Belfast today.
Poyet charged by FA
Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet has been charged with improper conduct by the Football Association after his touchline bust-up with Hull boss Steve Bruce.
Becky Watts stepbrother charged is with murder as five others face quiz
The stepbrother of 16-year-old Becky Watts has been charged with her murder, while his girlfriend has been charged with intending to...
Backlash over homework quizzing primary pupils about Provos and UDA
Homework packs which quizzed seven-year-olds on Northern Ireland terror groups have been withdrawn after a furious backlash from...
Mark Allen could face former girlfriend Reanne in World Snooker Championship
It was the biggest break of his life - and now snooker star Mark Allen's ex-girlfriend could stand between him and world championship glory.
Magaluf tourists face drinks ban after Northern Ireland teen girl's sex act with 24 men
Tourists are set to be banned from drinking on the streets of Magaluf this summer - after the sexual antics of Northern Ireland teen...
Caroline Wozniacki sizzles in raunchy shoot but is it a flaunt too far for Rory McIlroy's ex?
Staring seductively into the camera, thumb hooked suggestively into her skimpy, white bikini bottoms, Caroline Wozniacki looks stunning in a...
Couple arrested on suspicion of helping prisoner Derek Brockwell escape from Tallaght...
A man and a woman have been arrested by gardai investigating the escape of prisoner Derek Brockwell from custody last month.
Carl Frampton can rule world at three different weights
Carl Frampton can join an elite band of fighters by becoming a three-weight World champion, according to coach Shane McGuigan.
Chelsea in perfect place to dominate after Wembley success
John Terry has already been through one complete era at Chelsea, but on Sunday night he could contemplate the arrival of another one.
Twitter troll targets disabled Celtic fan Jay Beatty (11)
Police are investigating a sick Twitter insult aimed at the young Celtic superfan who won the Scottish Premier League Goal of the Month...
Toy fans will be riveted by plan to cross Lagan using Meccano
It's an old childhood favourite - and it's set to span the River Lagan this summer.
Which Northern Ireland village is one of UK's most desirable places to live, according to...
A tiny village with a population of just over 2,000 has been listed as one of the best places in the UK to live.
Weather: Snow, ice and rain sweep across Northern Ireland
It was the first day of spring yesterday - but it certainly didn't feel like it, and probably won't for a while.
Celtic superfan Jay Beatty meets Roy Keane, the Manchester United legend with a heart of...
Little Jay Beatty sparked the biggest roar of the day at Celtic Park when he recreated an award-winning goal at the home of his heroes.
Ruthless Carl Frampton has been lifted to a whole new level following Avalos demolition
The debate over who is the number one fighter in the super-bantamweight division is surely drawing to a close. Carl Frampton's...
Chelsea's Paris race storm: I pushed him off train, but I'm no racist, says ex-policeman...
A former RUC officer embroiled in a race row involving Chelsea football fans has insisted he is innocent.
Ireland 19 - 9 England: Irish suffocate English into submission in RBS 6 Nations clash
Ireland suffocated England into full submission with a 19-9 victory in Dublin, setting up a serious tilt towards a first RBS 6 Nations Grand...
Northern Ireland Nightlife - The National Bar, Belfast - February 2015
The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Filthy McNasty's, Belfast - February 2015
Valentine's night at night at the National, Belfast
Villa Nightclub, Belfast
Valentine's night at 21 Social
The Limelight, Belfast
Botanic Inn Belfast, January 2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Cuckoo - Winter 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Sixty6, Cathedral Quarter, Belfast - Winter 2014/2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Bar With No Name - January 2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Shine Belfast, December 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Shiro
John Pilger: rise of fascism is again the issue
Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook CEO's test for who to hire
Through the keyhole in Crawfordsburn's Meadow Grove
Northern Ireland's 25 most expensive houses for sale
The Troubles gallery - IRA checkpoint, early 1970s
Probe reaches mystery dwarf planet new
A US spacecraft has started orbiting a mysterious...
Oscar Pistorius refusing prison food over 'fear of being poisoned by fellow... new
Oscar Pistorius is...
Academy chief facing fraud charges new
The founder and principal of a flagship free school has...
Ramsey: Kane ready for England call new
Chris Ramsey believes it would be "a dream...
Wiser Wales waiting for Ireland new
Wales forwards coach Robin McBryde has told Ireland...
Returning trio boost for Gloucester new
Gloucester head coach Laurie Fisher has underlined the...
Floyd star Gilmour's shows sell out new
Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour got a special...
Berry recipe for long, healthy life new
It is all about good quality ingredients for Mary...
Belfast Nashville Songwriters Festival brings the 'forgotten' songwriters centre stage
The people who write the...