Arlene Foster has warned Sinn Fein that the restoration of devolution is “no game”.
Sinn Fein accused the UK Government of indulging in a sham merry-go-round after a meeting to take stock of Stormont’s powersharing crisis failed to chart a way forward.
Relations between Westminster and Brussels are under increased strain after European Council president Donald Tusk said there will be “a special place in hell” for people who promoted Brexit without any plan for delivering it.
There will be “a special place in hell” for those who promoted Brexit without any plan for how to deliver it safely, European Council president Donald Tusk has said.
The Prime Minister has begun a round of meetings with Northern Ireland’s political leaders as she strives for a breakthrough on the Irish backstop impasse.
The main pro-Remain parties in Northern Ireland have again joined forces, this time accusing the UK Government of an “enormous act of bad faith” over the border backstop.
Stormont Assembly members have received more than £10 million in salaries and other contributions since powersharing collapsed.
Housing and office development will be halted across large parts of Northern Ireland by further deterioration in the sewers, builders have warned.
The first meeting of the newly reconstituted Northern Ireland Policing Board was dominated by last weekend’s car bomb attack in Londonderry.
Nationalist parties north and south of the Irish border have launched an “historic” partnership aimed at unfreezing the Stormont deadlock.