BBC news for County Antrim

Rugby rape trial hears of woman's injuries

A doctor who examined the woman who says she was raped by two Ulster players describes injuries on her body.

Trio face paedophile hunter charges

Among the 56 charges the three men face are assault, unlawful imprisonment and intimidation.

Three billboards for Martin McDonagh in Connemara

The London-born director's long connection with County Galway leads to tribute inspired by hit film.

Lagan Construction Group: Firms set to enter administration

Up to 200 jobs at risk as four companies within a major construction business are set to go into administration.

Live BBC World News

Syria war: Pro-government forces enter Kurdish-held Afrin

Convoys enter the Kurdish-held border area, raising the risk of clashes with Turkey, reports say.

WHO warns of soaring rates of measles in Europe

There was a four-fold increase in cases in 2017 compared with the previous year.

Liu Wen: China supermodel's new year message sparks row

Liu Wen was accused of betraying her Chinese heritage by wishing fans a happy "Lunar New Year".

Mitsutoki Shigeta: 'Baby factory' dad wins paternity rights

The Japanese man can now pursue custody of 13 children he fathered through Thai surrogate mothers.