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Millions Wasted on NI Hoax Calls

Millions Wasted on NI Hoax Calls

Downtown Radio and Cool FM can reveal £12m has been spent on dealing with hoax calls to the Fire Service

Harris appointed as Deputy Chief Constable

Harris appointed as Deputy Chief Constable

Drew Harris has been appointed as Deputy Chief Constable of the PSNI.

Eileen Paisley: "My beloved husband, Ian, entered his eternal rest..."

Eileen Paisley: "My beloved husband, Ian, entered his eternal rest..."

A statement from Eileen Paisley announcing the death of former First Minister of Northern Ireland, Ian Paisley.

The Rev Ian Paisley Apr 6th 1926 - Sep 12th 2014

The Rev Ian Paisley Apr 6th 1926 - Sep 12th 2014

The Rev Ian Paisley has passed away at the age of 88

Poignant plea for blood cancer research funding

Poignant plea for blood cancer research funding

A father from Bangor makes a poignant please for funds to prevent more deaths from the blood cancer that killed his 17 year old da…

'Developments' in McAreavey case

'Developments' in McAreavey case

Two former hotel workers were acquitted of the crime after a high-profile trial on the holiday island in the summer of 2012.

Robinson cleared of code breach

Robinson cleared of code breach

The probe was launched after Iris Robinson, a former Strangford MP, obtained thousands of pounds from property developers

Bombardier to cut almost 400 jobs

Bombardier to cut almost 400 jobs

Bombardier is a Canadian headquartered firm and produces wings and other parts in Belfast.

Cyber bullies putting Ulster lives at risk

Cyber bullies putting Ulster lives at risk

As suicide rates continue to rise, experts in Northern Ireland are warning of an epidemic in internet trolling which is having a m…

Deloitte to create 338 Belfast jobs

Deloitte to create 338 Belfast jobs

Global technology and consultancy firm Deloitte create over 300 high-quality jobs in Belfast

Ex-boss pays up in £10.8m tax deal

Ex-boss pays up in £10.8m tax deal

Anthony Cafferkey, from Lisnarick Road, Irvinestown, Co Fermanagh has been named and shamed on the latest defaulters' list over hi…

'Clear warning' over OTR letters

'Clear warning' over OTR letters

The government has warned the administrative 'On the runs' scheme has ended. Letters issued no longer provide immunity for prosecu…

Police taser use 'was justified'

Police taser use 'was justified'

The Police Ombudsman has found officers were justified using a taser against a vulnerable man in Belfast last year.

Man held over 1976 barman murder

Man held over 1976 barman murder

Police arrest a 61 year old in connection with the shooting of Alec Jamison in 1976.

Retiring Brady asks for forgiveness

Retiring Brady asks for forgiveness

Outgoing leader of the Catholic Church in Ireland, Cardinal Séan Brady, apologies to victims of clerical sex abuse.

Dungannon man held over Tilbury docks death

Dungannon man held over Tilbury docks death

A third man from Northern Ireland is charged over the death of an Afghan man in England last month.

Overcrowding 'big problem for A&E'

Overcrowding 'big problem for A&E'

A senior nurse has told an inquiry overcrowding of emergency departments is the biggest problem facing medics in Northern Ireland

'No tolerance' crackdown on drivers

'No tolerance' crackdown on drivers

The move comes after 54 people have lost their lives on Northern Ireland's roads since the start of the year.

Cuts 'could hit Troubles probe'

Cuts 'could hit Troubles probe'

Potential cuts to the PSNI budget could see less resource allocation for historical investigations related to the Troubles.

Dog fire attack man faces jail

Dog fire attack man faces jail

One of two men who set a family's dog on fire in County Antrim pleads guilty and is told he will face jail

OTR letters 'of no value any more'

OTR letters 'of no value any more'

Theresa Villiers said the Government was not prepared to stand over the factual accuracy of the documents any more

Police boss to face coroner quiz

Police boss to face coroner quiz

Assistant Chief Constable Drew Harris will give evidence at a preliminary inquest hearing in Belfast later this month.

Woman held over OAP's blaze death

Woman held over OAP's blaze death

The 57-year-old suspect was arrested in North Down.

Man held in sectarian murders probe

Man held in sectarian murders probe

The suspect, 57, was detained in Newport Pagnell

Jobs booost in County Down

Jobs booost in County Down

Its part of a £6 million investment in Magellan Aerospace by their Canadian owners.

Judge halts Hamill murder trial

Judge halts Hamill murder trial

District Judge Eamonn King said the evidence provided to the court was insufficient to put the accused on trial.

'Rebel band' won't face prosecution

'Rebel band' won't face prosecution

Police said it had consulted with the Public Prosecution Service (PPS), which had given "pre-prosecutorial advice" that a crime ha…

PSNI/Ombudsman spat resolved

PSNI/Ombudsman spat resolved

The ombudsman had claimed an inability to access files has stalled his probes into allegations and complaints against the police

Under-employment 'stubbornly high' in Northern Ireland

Under-employment 'stubbornly high' in Northern Ireland

The TUC said 3.4 million people were under employed

 OAP death blaze spread over grounds

OAP death blaze spread over grounds

Fire officers believe Mr Carson had tried to flee but was overcome by fumes at the front of the house.

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