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Top 10 Xmas gifts for teens
Victoria's Secret opens first shop on island of Ireland
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Christmas lights in Belfast
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Jaw-dropping animal snaps
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Northern Ireland news photos
Photographs from Belfast, Northern Ireland
Song, dance and tears for Mandela
South Africans of all colours erupted in song, dance and tears in emotional celebrations of the life of the man who bridged their country's black-white divide and helped avert a race war.
Lorry accident kills woman, 99
A 99-year-old woman who died after being hit by a lorry has been named as Monique Khalgui.
6 held amid radioactive cargo alert
Six people tested for possible radiation exposure have been released from a Mexican hospital, but are in custody suspected of stealing a lorry carrying highly radioactive cobalt-60.
Saints braced for double-header
Northampton host Leinster on Saturday night in the first instalment of a critical double-header against the three-times Heineken Cup champions.
Rafa removed Terry confidence - Mourinho
Jose Mourinho insists he had to rebuild John Terry's self-esteem when he returned to Chelsea.
Dragons canter to bonus-point win
Newport Gwent Dragons boosted their bid to reach the Amlin Challenge Cup knockout stages with a bonus-point 40-24 win over Bordeaux-Begles at Rodney parade on Friday night.
Jay Z tops Grammy award nominations
Jay Z easily led the Grammy Award nominations today with nine, but left-of-centre rappers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Kendrick Lamar were among a group of new stars who took many of the major nominations.
Ellis-Bextor gets into the swing
Sophie Ellis-Bextor gets into the swing with partner Brendan Cole as they prepare for their latest Strictly Come Dancing ordeal.
Bussell: Gowns are my Strictly perk
Darcey Bussell has revealed that she loves her glamorous outfits on Strictly Come Dancing.