Sean FitzPatrick is facing 27 charges including making a misleading, false or deceptive statements to auditors

FitzPatrick trial adjourned until May

29 Aug The High Court has ruled that the trial of former Anglo Irish Bank Chairman Sean FitzPatrick, which was due to start in October, should not take place until May 2016.

71 people were found dead in this lorry abandoned on an Austrian highway on Thursday

3 children found critical in refugee lorry

29 Aug Three young children were found in critical condition due to dehydration yesterday after police in Austria stopped a truck with 26 refugees, Austrian news agency APA has reported.

Mike Nesbitt, leader of the Ulster Unionist Party, recommended that the party leave the executive

UUP approves withdrawal from NI Executive

29 Aug Senior members of the Ulster Unionist Party have voted to withdraw from Northern Ireland's power-sharing government over claims the Provisional IRA still exists.