Families await legal decision over N. Ireland ‘Bloody Sunday’

Families in Londonderry march from the Bloody Sunday memorial to the city centre as Northern Irish prosecutors will announce whether 17 former British soldiers face charges for their part in the “Bloody Sunday” killings of 1972 — when 13 protesters were shot dead. IMAGES of the families marching

Fears return in Londonderry

Fears grow in the Northern Irish border city of Londonderry that a car bomb detonated on Saturday marks the opening of a fresh chapter of paramilitary conflict, which residents worry is linked to the Brexit debate over Northern Ireland.

Cardiff City fans shocked by Sala’s disappearance

Fears grow in the Northern Irish border city of Londonderry that a car bomb detonated on Saturday marks the opening of a fresh chapter of paramilitary conflict, which residents worry is linked to the Brexit debate over Northern Ireland.

Police link N. Ireland car bomb to ‘New IRA’

Four men were arrested Sunday following a suspected car bombing in the Northern Irish city of Londonderry, police said who believe a dissident republican group the New IRA to be responsible.

Europe heads off Gibraltar spat to save Brexit summit

Samantha Sacramento, the Gibraltar housing minister, speaks on the issue of Gibraltar’s sovereignty in the Brexit negotiations at a conference of the Democratic Unionist Party, the Northern Irish party whose support is vital to Prime Minister Theresa May’s government and Brexit plans.

DUP’s Foster: Brexit draft agreement fails May’s key commitments

Leader of the DUP, Arlene Foster, says the draft Brexit agreement does not deliver on PM Theresa May’s key commitments at the conference of the Democratic Unionist Party, the Northern Irish party whose support is vital to Prime Minister Theresa May’s government and EU exit plans. IMAGES AND SOUNDBITES

UK PM May says ‘hard work ahead’ in final Brexit negotiations

At a summit in Brussels, UK Prime Minister Theresa May commits to working with EU leaders and the EU commission to resolve the outstanding issues in relation to the Northern Irish backstop. SOUNDBITE

Novel set in Northern Ireland conflict wins Booker Prize

Author Anna Burns on Tuesday became the first Northern Irish writer, and the first woman since 2013, to win Britain’s renowned Man Booker Prize for her novel “Milkman”.

May says will unveil new Irish border plan ‘shortly’

Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May says she will bring forward new ideas on how to handle trade over the Northern Irish border, after EU leaders rejected her Brexit plan. SOUNDBITE

Branagh’s directing: ‘I’ve been lucky and I’ve practiced’

Kenneth Branagh says his success at transitioning from acting to directing comes from two things: “I’ve been lucky and I’ve practiced.” The 57-year-old Northern Irish performer most recently directed “Murder on the Orient Express” and starred as the lavishly mustachioed lead character Detective Hercule Poirot. (Jan. 10)

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