Video: GCSE Results - Increase in Northern Ireland pupils achieving top grades
GCSE results for pupils in Northern Ireland have improved again, with one in 10 entries being awarded an A*.
Pupils across Northern Ireland received their results on Thursday morning and the number of A* to C grades awarded increased by 0.4% to 79.5%.
There were also improvements across GCSE English and Maths results.
Girls have continued to outperform boys, with the gap widening by 0.5% since last year.