THE Queen's visit to Ireland is hugely significant for many reasons. There has been a gap of a century since the last member of the Royal family visited the country, and throughout her reign, the Queen has visited hundreds of nations, yet never her nearest neighbour.
THE great grandson of a Scots-born Irish rebel who led the Easter Rising of 1916 has criticised the Queen's historic visit to Ireland - the first time a British monarch has set foot on Irish soil in a century - which is due to begin tomorrow.
THE Queen's visit to the Republic of Ireland will represent an extraordinary moment in the history of the island, Irish president Mary McAleese has said.
SECURITY was tightened in Ireland yesterday in advance of the historic state visit of the Queen.
The Queen arrives in Ireland on Tuesday for its first state visit by a reigning British monarch since 1911. But how will she be received there?
A MAN was reportedly seen with a petrol can close to one of the worst gorse fires for years in the Mourne Mountains, police have said.
Firebrand unionist who founded Vanguard and advocated independence for Northern Ireland
The family of murdered Constable Ronan Kerr have thanked those who helped with his funeral.
Weapons and ammunition found in a car in Northern Ireland were not intended to kill anybody, a court in Newry heard yesterday.
Police were on high alert across Northern Ireland last night amid fears of a terror attack to mark traditional republican Easter commemorations.
Three men were charged last night with a series of terrorist offences linked to the recovery of a cache of suspected dissident republican firearms in Northern Ireland.
Police investigating the murder of Constable Ronan Kerr have charged a man with terrorism offences.
AN IMPROVISED explosive device was thrown at police on foot patrol in the Meadowbrook area of Craigavon, Co Armagh yesterday, but no officers were injured.
A MAN arrested in Scotland by detectives investigating the murder of a policeman in Northern Ireland has been released without charge.
Bombers who lured police in Northern Ireland into a booby trap by claiming a woman was being attacked have been branded "the lowest of the low".
POLICE in Northern Ireland answering a bogus call for help survived a booby-trap bomb attack, detectives revealed today.
Police in Northern Ireland have been given a further six days to question two men over the murder of Constable Ronan Kerr.
THOUSANDS of people marched for peace in Omagh, one week after the murder of Constable Ronan Kerr in the Co Tyrone town.