The UK's House of Commons this week passed a bill that obliges internet users to verify their age before viewing free online pornographic videos.
Britain has voted to leave the European Union, but what about those areas that wanted to stay in, such as Scotland and Northern Ireland? That's the subject of this week's Business Line.
Brexit sharpens the focus on the future of Northern Ireland and the border with the Republic of IrelandHillsborough Castle in Northern Ireland is where the Queen made her first official appearance after the result of the referendum.
Hillsborough Castle in Northern Ireland is where the Queen made her first official appearance after the result of the referendum.
Since the referendum outcome to leave the EU was announced, people in the UK have been searching for ways to get an Irish passport and keep their
Croatia 0-1 Portugal Switzerland 1-1 Poland Poland win penalty shoot-out 5-4 Wales 1-0 Northern Ireland McAuley scores own goal Portugal progressed to the quarter-finals of Euro 2016 on Saturday ev
Scotland voted strongly in favour of staying in the European Union, by 62 percent in favour of “Remain” to 38 percent who opted for “Leave”.
In the French city of Nice, police have named a Northern Ireland fan who fell to his death as 25-year-old Darren Rogers.
It is a plague of biblical proportions and a feast for tens of thousands of caterpillar-like larvae. The little worms are munching on the bark of ash
Lucky stargazers in Northern Ireland were treated to a rare sight – the Aurora Borealis gracing the skies over the United Kingdom. Peter Irvine
Two men aged 19 and 66 are being questioned by police in Northern Ireland after a stolen fire engine went on a trail of destruction. Its lights
Police in Northern Ireland have warned of a severe threat to security forces after a prison officer was hurt by a bomb exploding under his van in
Debut feature film director Stephen Fingleton has brought his BAFTA-nominated thriller The Survivalist, starring Martin McCann and Mia Goth, to the
Northern Ireland’s First Minister has resigned, in what some are saying is the biggest political crisis in the province for ten years. Peter Robinson
The power-sharing Northern Ireland Executive will not meet again until the current political crisis is resolved. So says the leader of the Democratic
Police in Northern Ireland used water cannons to stop a republican parade from going into Belfast city centre on Sunday. The authorities said the
There’s been violence at a Orange Order parade in Northern Ireland. Eight police officers where injured when they were pelted with bottles and beer
A bakery has been fined – for refusing to make a cake with a pro-gay marriage slogan on it. Ashers Baking Company, based in Belfast, Northern
Whether it’s travelling across physical borders or crossing a cultural divide, some students around the world undertake difficult journeys to get an
Northern Irishman Darren Clarke was named as Europe’s 2016 Ryder Cup captain Wednesday. A five-man selection panel including Europe’s last three
Darren Clarke has been appointed captain for Europe’s 2016 Ryder Cup match against the United States. The 46-year-old Northern Irishman was the
Northern Ireland’s Catholic-Protestant power-sharing government lives to fight another day, after a deal was reached on a range of disputes. The
World number one Rory McIlroy has been voted the PGA Tour player of the year for a second time. After a poor 2013 the 25-year-old Northern Irishman
Members of the so called Orange Order have marched through Edinburgh in a pro-Union rally looking to attract thousands. Their ranks were swelled by
The former Northern Ireland leader Ian Paisley has died at the age of 88. For years, Paisley well earned a reputation as a hardline Protestant
Tributes have been paid to Ireland’s former prime minister Albert Reynolds, who has died aged 81. He played an important role in advancing the
Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams has been released without charge from Northern Irish police custody after questioning over the 1972 murder of Jean
The questioning by Northern Irish police of Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams has led to accusations from his supporters that his detention is politically
Gerry Adams’ time in police custody in Northern Ireland has been extended by 48 hours. He went voluntarily to Antrim police station to answer
President of the Sinn Fein party since the early 1980s, Gerry Adams is the best-known face of the Northern Ireland peace process, rousing rancour