Uncapped duo Josh Adams and James Davies have been named in a 39-man Wales squad for this season’s NatWest 6 Nations Championship.
A number of schools have had to close as a result of the snow across Northern Ireland.
SAS: Who Dares Wins star Ant Middleton has said that women have to “earn” their place on selection to have a right to join the SAS.
The Bank of England has said UK lenders are not under direct threat following the collapse of Carillion this week, but cautioned that the ripple effec
Demand for “rocking unicorns” and surging online sales helped homewares group Dunelm notch up a rise in festive trading.
The Northern Ireland economy continues to show some growth in the last few months of the year, according to a new survey. However, there are concerns
Arnold Schwarzenegger has said he was “shocked and saddened” for his former True Lies co-star Eliza Dushku, who has come forward with sexual abuse
Inflation has rolled back for the first time since June, helping households to cope with the relentless pressure on their finances.
The death of The Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan is not being treated as suspicious, Scotland Yard has said.
Bahrain has released radar footage which it said showed Qatari fighter jets passing by two Emirati commercial airliners on their way to the island nat
Ballymena United have called a pitch inspection ahead of tonight's scheduled BetMcLean League Cup semi-final.
A record 220 million mince pies sold last year helped Mr Kipling cakes firm Premier Foods cook up a hike in festive sales.
French president Emmanuel Macron has visited a migrant centre in northern France as he prepares to press the UK to do more to help deal with people wh
The Cranberries' final performance in Belfast occurred in May 17 last year when the Irish band took to the stage at the Waterfront in the city.
Ulster and Ireland star Tommy Bowe has penned an open letter to thank supporters after it was announced that he will retire at the end of the current
Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet admits he is considering his future at the club after Loris Karius took over as first-choice.
Riyad Mahrez could be worth £100m in the summer, according to Leicester boss Claude Puel.
New Wales manager Ryan Giggs has pledged to silence his doubters by winning games .
Ireland have been drawn in the same World Cup qualifying group as favourites West Indies in the tournament which will decide who makes the finals in E
With the Belfast Telegraph Sports Awards getting ever closer, we take a look at another award that’s up for grabs at the ceremony on January 29.
Ben Stokes has said he is keen to clear his name after being charged with affray.
Four goals in two games - including a match-winning strike with just 22 seconds to go - have won Belfast Giants forward Sebastien Sylvestre the Elite
Kilmarnock manager Steve Clarke has described Rangers' bid for Jordan Jones as nowhere near acceptable .
Lurgan man Duncan Lowry has spoken of his excitement as he embarks on a new managerial role in New Zealand.
Irish Football Association chiefs have launched another bid to stage the Uefa Super Cup at Windsor Park.
Plenty will play out between now and the time Ulster face Wasps in Coventry on Sunday (3.15pm kick-off), but Louis Ludik for one won't be paying the o
Cyrille Regis' widow Julia has described her late husband as a role model and a very precious treasure after his death at the age of 59.
The first two rounds of next week's Omega Dubai Desert Classic could finish under floodlights, it has been announced.
Crusaders manager Stephen Baxter insists neither he nor his players are haunted by several disappointments in knockout tournaments.
Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum admits they will not be title contenders until they learn how to kill off matches.
All the way back in 1948, with Ireland chasing their first Grand Slam in the days before anyone had dreamt up the term, Jack Daly, having just scored
St Malachy's College are counting down to their two-pronged assault on Irish schools success.
It may still be January, but Sunday's Dr McKenna Cup semi-final - in which Tyrone saw off Fermanagh - was contested as if it were July.
As long as the anticipated snowstorm stays away from Warden Street tonight, Ballymena United skipper Jim Ervin expects the heat to really crank up whe
Glowing red lava is flowing down the Philippines’ most active volcano, causing 21,000 villagers to flee and prompting police to set up checkpoints t
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on Nato to take a stand against the United States over its plans to form a 30,000-strong Kurdish-led
Manchester United's hopes of landing Alexis Sanchez are hanging in the balance, according to a top transfer journalist.
The Metropolitan police in London have confirmed they are not treating the death of The Cranberries lead singer Dolores O'Riordan as suspicious.
A bus carrying children to school in southern Germany hit multiple cars and then crashed into the side of a building, injuring 48 people, 10 of them s
The Government is coming under pressure not to “duck and dive” over the pay and jobs of workers caught up in the collapse of construction giant Ca
The boss of Tate & Lyle is to step down, with the sweetener and ingredients firm’s finance chief taking on the top job.
Inflation has rolled back from a near six-year high, as falling price tags on clothes and toys helped ease the pressure on household finances last mon
European Council president Donald Tusk has demanded more clarity from Prime Minister Theresa May over her plans for Brexit – and again held open the
India captain Virat Kohli has been fined 25 per cent of his match fee after an angry outburst in his side’s second Test with South Africa.
Manchester United will have to fight off a challenge from Chelsea to land their transfer target Alexis Sanchez after Manchester City ended their inter
Manchester United and Arsenal are still sorting details of the prospective transfer of Alexis Sanchez as a deal inches closer.
I'm concerned that Michael's going to throw away a good career. Those aren't my words, rather those of a teacher from St Louis Grammar School that I b
Manchester United maintained their 100 per cent start to 2018 with a comfortable 3-0 victory over a Stoke side watched by their incoming boss Paul Lam
West Ham have no interest in allowing Andy Carroll to leave the club on loan during the transfer window, assistant manager Alan Irvine has said.
Ulster and Ireland rugby are preparing to say an emotional goodbye to one of their favourite sons after Tommy Bowe announced yesterday that this will
The value of Bitcoin tumbled to below $12,000 as the prospect of a regulatory crackdown saw investors take fright from the cryptocurrency.
Retailer JD Sports has hiked its full-year profit outlook for the second time in four months as it bucked woes among high street clothing rivals.
A humpback whale spotted near the Hawaiian island of Maui has been freed from braided line caught in its mouth.
Estate agent Savills has upgraded its full-year expectations after enjoying a stronger-than-anticipated finish to 2017, and announced that its chief
Rescue services have recovered the bodies of two people from the rubble of three adjacent houses in northern Belgium after an explosion ripped through
Nick Cave, Johnny Depp and Bono were among the guests at a star-studded birthday concert for The Pogues frontman Shane MacGowan on Monday evening.
Provident Financial’s consumer arm will book full-year losses at the upper end of guidance, with the troubled subprime lender blaming a poorly exec
Oil giant BP has said it will book another 1.7 billion US dollar (£1.2 billion) charge from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010 as part of the s
A man has been killed in a road crash in Co Down after his car hit a wall.
Engineering firm Van Elle has warned over a potential £1.6 million hit if it fails to claw back payments owed by collapsed construction giant Carilli
In the first-ever group litigation for a data breach to come before the courts, the High Court in various Claimants v Wm Morrisons Supermarkets Plc (2
Whether you are considering purchasing, selling or investigating a company, or researching a competitor, analysing financial statements is often your
Efforts to manage the local economy are heavily dependent on the decisions of politicians who have responsibility for Government policy. Politics and
Avondale Foods (Craigavon) is a local company mainly controlled by the Geddis family.
Dublin's hotel supply will continue to remain tight this year, despite a number of new projects coming on stream that are aimed at boosting the number
Humans – and not rats – could have been the cause for the spread of plague during the Black Death, a new study suggests.
High street chain Greggs has said it plans to ramp up shop openings over the year ahead after a solid performance in 2017 despite seeing sales growth
A detached property containing eight apartments in the heart of the university area and eight acres of land in north Belfast are on the market.
Those who greeted with glee the announcement by President Trump that he is cancelling his forthcoming visit to Britain have done the UK a disservice,
Call centre and outsourcing firm Firstsource says it will avoid job cuts after as it's revealed the firm is moving out of its Belfast city centre base
A new direct air link from Dublin to Hong Kong will be of enormous importance to Northern Ireland tourism and business, a travel expert has said.
Last week in Belfast, Facebook came to an out-of-court settlement with a 14-year-old girl who took a case against the social media giant over the appe
ASDA has seen its share of the supermarket sector here drop by 0.7% to 17%, new research has revealed.
Timothee Chalamet is to donate his salary from a forthcoming Woody Allen film to three charities, including anti-sexual misconduct campaign Time’s U
The Northern Ireland Housing Executive has appealed for the help of other private sector firms during an emergency meeting as the collapse of Carillio
It was standing room only as fans from around the world joined a galaxy of stars at Dublin's National Concert Hall last night to celebrate the 60th bi
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NORTHERN Ireland is braced for snow, sleet and hail, with other parts of the UK bracing themselves for ice and high winds as the week progresses.
An uncle and his nephew admitted dumping the carcass of a dead dog in a field in Draperstown to make it look as if the dog had been legally shot for s
Post-mortem examinations on the bodies of two best friends who died in a house in Belfast at the weekend have proven inconclusive, police have said.
Concern has been raised at Queen's University's failure to appoint a new leader - seven months after the post became vacant.
Women hold less than one-third of the highest paid jobs at BBC Northern Ireland, it has emerged.
An audacious plan to build a full-scale replica of the ill-fated Titanic is in danger of running aground.
Some of Northern Ireland's top public figures are now banned from boardrooms over their roles in the collapse of a high-profile quango.
Sir Richard Branson has instructed Virgin Trains to re-stock the Daily Mail after its decision to stop selling the newspaper was criticised as censor
South Africa has summoned the United States' senior diplomat in the capital Pretoria over President Donald Trump's recent disparaging comments about A
Calls have been made for an investigation after hundreds of tyres were found dumped in rural areas of south Antrim.
Two people were taken to hospital following a serious three-vehicle road traffic collision on Ballycastle's Moyarget Road on Saturday evening.
A 45-year-old man has gone on trial for the alleged hit-and-run of a police officer during a Twelfth parade in Coagh.
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