Issue of abortion has long divided opinion in Northern Ireland

Stormont rejects abortion reform proposal

11 Feb Following a four-hour debate, members of Northern Ireland's Assembly last night rejected a proposal to allow abortions in cases where the foetus has no chance of survival outside the womb.

Reinhold Hanning leaves the court after the start of his trial in Detmold

Auschwitz survivor faces camp guard in court

11 Feb A 94-year-old survivor of Nazi Germany's Auschwitz death camp has given testimony in court, face-to-face with a former guard who is charged with helping in the murder of at least 170,000 people.

Group said they are dumbstruck by lotto win

News in brief

11 Feb A round-up of other domestic and international stories