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'No timetable' for DUP's £1bn Tory deal

Image copyright Reuters Image caption DUP MP Sir Jeffrey Donaldson and Tory Chief Whip Gavin Williamson signed the deal in June ...

The DUP will be back for more

There's plenty that has been said about Theresa May's deal with the DUP that was announced today. Some are outraged that Arlene Foster's party, with its record of bigotry and homophobia, have been allowed influence over the government - although the deal itself steers clear of g...

DUP backs deal to support minority Conservative government

The DUP has backed a deal to support the minority Conservative government. After talks at No 10 between Theresa May and DUP leader Arlene Foster, the pair hailed the agreement between the two parties. Mrs Foster said she was "delighted" an arrangement had been agreed. The Prim...

What next for Northern Ireland?

“A Tory-DUP deal will be both painful for May and painful for political stability and peace in the North,” according to former Labour MP and Northern Ireland Secretary Peter Hain in The Guardian. Managing Northern Ireland’s peace process “is like carrying a tray of champa...

Petition against controversial Tory-DUP deal gains more than 360,000 signatures

A petition calling on the Tories to scrap plans to do a deal with the DUP has been signed by more than 360,000 people in less than a day. So far 364,415 people have added their names to the docu...

Northern Ireland Assembly recalled to mark Martin McGuinness' death

The Northern Ireland Assembly is to be recalled to mark the death of Martin McGuinness. Mr McGuinness spent 10 years in government as deputy First Minister until his dramatic resignation i...

Death announced of Martin McGuinness

The death has been announced of Martin McGuinness. Mr McGuinness, 66, died early this morning at Derry's Altnagelvin Hospital with his family by his bedside. He had been diagnosed with a rare h...

Sinn Féin denies Adams will move North to replace sick McGuinness

But it comes as senior TD David Cullinane tipped a series of Northern Ireland Assembly members as potential successors if Mr McGuinness decides not to contest the election that now seems certain ...

DUP's Arlene Foster says she's been 'disgracefully maligned in the most vicious manner' over RHI scandal

Published 10/01/2017 0 Comments Share DUP's Arlene Foster says she's been 'disgracefully maligned in the most vicious manner' over RHI Ireland's outgoing First Minister Arlene Foster has said...

Northern Ireland deputy leader Martin McGuinness resigns amid political crisis

Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness resigned from his post on Monday in protest over differences with his power-sharing government partners. The nationalist (Sin...

Northern Ireland's Martin McGuinness to resign as Deputy First Minister

Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness has announced his resignation, signalling the end of the power-sharing administration. The Deputy First Minister said there would be "n...

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