Scotland sweltered on the hottest Easter Monday since records began with the highest temperature recorded in the Highland village of Kinlochewe.
A lawyer and her two children were among the eight British victims of the Sri Lanka terror attacks, her husband has confirmed.
Luke Perry’s last episode of Riverdale is set to air this week, almost two months after the actor’s death.
Irish Air Corps helicopters and army personnel have been brought in to help firefighters battle a large gorse fire in Co Donegal.
Courtney Act has said she feels like a winner after finishing second in Dancing With The Stars Australia as part of the first same-sex couple to compete.
Lovers of crumble, fancy gin and sour sweets can rejoice as the first day of the rhubarb season has arrived.
Amir Khan is determined to fight on to restore his reputation after being accused of quitting in Saturday’s WBO welterweight title defeat by Terence Crawford.
The Trump administration has announced it will no longer exempt any countries from US sanctions if they continue to buy Iranian oil.
Friends of murdered journalist Lyra McKee have defaced an office belonging to a dissident republican group by putting red handprints on the walls of its headquarters in Londonderry.
The oldest-ever competitor in the World Coal Carrying Championships was cheered as he carried his 50kg (7st 12lb) load in sweltering conditions for the traditional bank holiday event.