Ireland will bid to host the 2023 rugby World Cup, the Irish and Northern Irish governments have declared, formally launching a politically symbolic proposal to win the right to hold the event on their own for the first time.
ONE in five people arrested using anti-terror legislation in Northern Ireland were ultimately charged with terrorism offences as the rate hit its lowest level for a decade, a watchdog has revealed.
GEORGE Osborne's expected backing for the devolution of Corporation Tax to Northern Ireland will spark demands from the SNP Government to have similar control devolved to Edinburgh.
The wife of Northern Ireland's First Minister Peter Robinson has been found guilty of a serious breach of a politicians' code of conduct over her business dealings with a teenage lover.
Former Irish premier Bertie Ahern urged Tony Blair to halt the pursuit of named republican On The Run (OTR) suspects, a letter has revealed.