Belfast

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Government lawyers reject claim NI protocol has ‘shattered’ union
Legal challenge brought by unionist politicians contests that Brexit deal conflicts with 1800 Acts of Union

Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent

30, Nov, 2021 @1:55 PM

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Northern Ireland is huge in TV, but post-Brexit reality is far less glitzy
Northern Ireland faces economic problems similar to those of rest of the UK, with some extras all of its own. Now what it has achieved is threatened by a looming trade war

Larry Elliott

27, Nov, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Northern Ireland: bus hijacked and set alight on outskirts of Belfast
Incident near Rathcoole in Newtownabbey sparks fresh fears of Brexit-related violence in region

Tom Ambrose

07, Nov, 2021 @11:14 PM

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Northern Ireland health minister to sue Van Morrison over Covid remarks
Legal action comes after singer hit out at Robin Swann over handling of Covid restrictions

Lisa O'Carroll

07, Nov, 2021 @1:31 PM

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Belfast review – Kenneth Branagh’s euphoric eulogy to his home city
Nightmarishness meets nostalgia as Jamie Dornan and Judi Dench star in a scintillating Troubles-era coming-of-age tale

Peter Bradshaw

12, Oct, 2021 @11:19 AM

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The Border Game review – wit and wisdom on Ireland’s schism
Ex-lovers attempt to rebuild a fence in Michael Patrick and Oisín Kearney’s play marking the centenary of the partition of Ireland

Helen Meany

11, Oct, 2021 @10:53 AM

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Hollywood struggles with accents in Branagh’s Belfast
US reviewers have lauded the film, but complain it is too difficult to understand and needs subtitles

Rory Carroll Ireland correspondent

07, Sep, 2021 @3:38 PM

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Pat Hume obituary
Teacher and wife of the SDLP politician John Hume, she provided stalwart support to her husband as he played a key role in the Northern Ireland peace process

Henry McDonald

06, Sep, 2021 @12:24 PM

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The Irish language can give us all a sense of home – if we save it from sectarianism | Susan McKay
A campaign to stop Belfast’s first Irish-language preschool shows how dysfunctional unionist politics has become, says Irish writer Susan McKay

Susan McKay

10, Aug, 2021 @10:00 AM

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‘While there’s British interference, there’s going to be action’: why a hardcore of dissident Irish republicans are not giving up
In the face of scorn and contempt from former IRA members, a small number of dissident groups remain committed to armed action. What do they think they can achieve?

Marisa McGlinchey

22, Jul, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Aladdin Bahrani obituary
Other lives: Iraqi engineer who became a professor at Queen’s University in Belfast

Linda McClelland

15, Jul, 2021 @10:57 AM

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Financial Conduct Authority to open offices in Cardiff, Belfast and Leeds
Regulator’s plan to become less London-centric also includes doubling of headcount in Edinburgh

Kalyeena Makortoff Banking correspondent

15, Jul, 2021 @9:44 AM

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