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Summary

  1. Updates for Tuesday 26 January 2016
  2. Cargo firm creates 100 airport jobs
  3. Record number of cruise ships set for Belfast
  4. Funeral for man found bound and stabbed

Live Reporting

By Fiona Murray and Ciaran McCauley

All times stated are UK

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  1. Good night

    That's all from us on BBC News NI Live. We hope you have a lovely evening and join us again at 07:00 tomorrow, when we'll be bringing you all the latest news, weather, travel and sport.

  2. Swiss role for QUB professor

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    A professor from Queen's University in Belfast as been appointed as an arbitrator to the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Switzerland.

    Jack Anderson

    Professor Jack Anderson is the first Northern Ireland-based appointee to the body which is effectively sport's international court.

  3. Step back in time with the BBC Archive Facebook

    The BBC has a new Facebook page dedicated to its footage and material from times gone by.

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    The BBC Archive is full of clips and pictures of iconic and historically significant moments and you can take a look at some of them here.

  4. Special bond after 'world first' transplant

    Chris Boucher and his daughter Lucy have an even more special bond after she became the world's first person to have a kidney tranplant with the help of a 3D printer. 

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    The model helped surgeons establish how they would fit Chris's adult kidney into her small body.  

  5. Two arrested after cannabis worth £90,000 is seized

    Two men have been arrested after cannabis plants with an estimated street value of £90,000 were seized in the Crew Park Road area of Glenavy this morning.

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    Det Insp Keith Gawley said: "The suspects, aged 29 and 31, have been arrested on suspicion of a number of drugs offences and are currently in custody assisting police with their enquiries."

  6. Mum was feeding baby when hoverboard burst into flames

    Sharon Massey, whose home caught fire when a hoverboard exploded last night, has told the BBC she was feeding her baby when she heard an "almighty bang".

    Damage to room in fire

    The house on Ardgowan Street is now "totally ruined" according to community worker Maggie Hutton, and the family have had to leave the property.

  7. Kenny entitled to Brexit opinion, says Foster

    Arlene Foster has responded to comments by Taoiseach Enda Kenny, who said Brexit would cause serious problems for Northern Ireland.

    Arlene Foster

    She said the Taoiseach was entitled to his opinion but added: "We don't take too kindly to people telling us what to do."

  8. 'Hoverboard explosion' causes fire in Belfast house

    A family from east Belfast say their hoverboard exploded while charging last night, causing significant damage to their home.

    Hoverboard damage

    The fire and rescue service says it's treating the blaze in Ardgowan Street as accidental. The UK Trading Standards has previously warned that the devices pose a risk of overheating and exploding.

  9. Car fire being treated as hate crime

    Police are treating a fire which caused extensive damage to a car in the Village area of south Belfast as a racially motivated hate crime. 

    Burnt out car

    The car was set alight about 02:00 this morning in Ebor Street.

  10. Would you like some ice-cream with that waffle?

    Ministers are often accused of waffling, but today Environment Minister Mark H Durkan fell victim to an open microphone.

    Waffle

    Sitting down after an assembly answer on the built heritage, he was overheard remarking to a colleague "that was pure waffle." 

    Mark H Durkan twitter account

      Later on Twitter he said he was "frustrated" he couldn't give a more concise answer.