The high premature death rate in one of the most deprived areas of the country is to be targeted by a new £300,000 programme.
The conviction of a paedophile as part of a wider operation into abuse at north Wales care homes proves survivors have finally been heard, the children's commissioner says.
The civilian divers racing to retrieve AirAsia bodies
Eddie Redmayne has been named best actor at the Golden Globes for his portrayal of a young Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything.
Shares in property giant Cheung Kong Holdings and investment holding firm Hutchison Whampoa surge after a restructuring announcement.
Sinn Féin's Mitchel McLaughlin is expected to be elected speaker later.
The Northern Ireland economy stalled in December, research by the Ulster Bank suggests.
Millions of people have taken part in marches around the world, after three days of violence on the streets of Paris.
The Golden Globe awards have taken place in Beverly Hills, the first major ceremony in the awards calendar. BBC News takes a look at the key red carpet looks.
Winners at Golden Globes in Beverly Hills
President Francois Hollande is due to chair a crisis meeting amid questions over how known militants were able to launch deadly attacks in Paris.
Passengers using London Bridge station will face further disruption for more than a year because of rebuilding work, rail authorities warn.
Dairy co-operative First Milk has not issued its scheduled payment to suppliers on Monday because of cash flow problems.
South Korea's President Park Geun-hye says she is willing to hold reunification talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un without pre-conditions.
The first students to pay higher university tuition fees will graduate into the UK's most attractive job market for a decade, a study says.
US Secretary of State John Kerry calls for stronger US-Indian trade ties at an international investor conference ahead of President Barack Obama's visit to India this month.
David Cameron is to urge voters in the forthcoming general election not to pass on a "legacy of debt" to their children and grandchildren.
Liberty, equality, fraternity and hate crimes
Celebrities attending the Golden Globes awards ceremony in Beverly Hills have shown their support for the people of France in the wake of a deadly attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.
Patients are no longer flowing through the hospital system - and that is causing serious problems, says Nick Triggle.