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A man of peace forged in the furnace of Derry's Bogside - tributes are being paid to John Hume from around the world as his life and legacy are remembered. See more here:

New coronavirus restrictions in three Irish counties:

A poor pup has had to be rescued by Coastguard teams after falling over cliff near Whitepark Bay on the North Coast and getting trapped by rocks.

At least 26 police officers injured after petrol bombs thrown in Belfast:

Health Minister Robin Swann has expressed concern over 48 positive Covid-19 tests in NI in 24 hours, urging vigilance and adding: "We spent many weeks clapping in support of our health and social care staff - I urge everyone to remember why we did that."


Two RAF jets, piloted by men from Northern Ireland, flew over Belfast this morning to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day.

NI artists have come together to record this new version of the 80s hit by The Adventures. 'Song To Heal A Broken Land' is a tribute to health workers here and aims to fund local research to help survivors of coronavirus. More here:

"Belfast has lost its voice..." @Belfast Giants head coach @Adam27Keefe  remembers radio presenter Stephen Clements - a friend and former game night announcer for the Giants - following the sad news of his sudden death at the age of 47. More tributes here:

NI Water is calling for people to take urgent action to reduce water usage, warning that current demand is outstripping supply and some homes are already losing pressure. It says it needs to make sure people have enough water for hygiene and hand washing.

A 15-year-old boy from Newry has now been missing for days and police say they are increasingly concerned for the teenager’s welfare. John Paul Smyth, known as JP, was last seen in Warrenpoint town centre on New Year’s Eve.

People who tested positive for Covid-19 are being asked to donate blood as the antibodies could help treat those seriously ill with the virus - @GiveBloodNI  is taking part in UK-wide trials that could develop a life-saving convalescent plasma treatment.

Harland and Wolff workers are set to sound the shipyard horn for the first time in 20 years, in a show of support for NHS staff and all those sustaining frontline services. #ClapForOurCarers  #ClapforNHS  #ClapForKeyWorkers