Northern Ireland Assembly

Latest articles

2d
Herald Sun
Building where nothing happensmovement, announced he was stepping down as leader of Sinn Fein next year after
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
movement, announced he was stepping down as leader of Sinn Fein next year after heading the party for over 30 years. The Northern Ireland Assembly’s building, known as the Stormont, remains empty and all government decisions on spending remain on... Read more
75 related articles
2d
The Courier Mail
Building where nothing happensmovement, announced he was stepping down as leader of Sinn Fein next year after
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
movement, announced he was stepping down as leader of Sinn Fein next year after heading the party for over 30 years. The Northern Ireland Assembly’s building, known as the Stormont, remains empty and all government decisions on spending remain on... Read more
75 related articles
3d
Ekklesia
Electoral Commission recommends election changesand the abolition of deposits at all elections. The report also captures the e
Ekklesia / Posted 3 days ago
and the abolition of deposits at all elections. The report also captures the experiences of candidates from this year’s Northern Ireland Assembly and Scottish local council elections, as well as those who stood at the general election. For some... Read more
5d
KRDO Colorado Springs
Gerry Adams plans to step down as Sinn Fein party chiefadmitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappe
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 days ago
admitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappeared." Sinn Fein politicians sit in the Northern Ireland Assembly in Belfast -- a devolved legislature that is part of United Kingdom -- and in the Dail, the... Read more
113 related articles
5d
KESQ Palm Springs
Gerry Adams plans to step down as Sinn Fein party chiefadmitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappe
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
admitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappeared." Sinn Fein politicians sit in the Northern Ireland Assembly in Belfast -- a devolved legislature that is part of United Kingdom -- and in the Dail, the... Read more
113 related articles
5d
ABC 7 El Paso
Gerry Adams plans to step down as Sinn Fein party chiefadmitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappe
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
admitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappeared." Sinn Fein politicians sit in the Northern Ireland Assembly in Belfast -- a devolved legislature that is part of United Kingdom -- and in the Dail, the... Read more
113 related articles
5d
News 8000
Gerry Adams plans to step down as Sinn Fein party chiefadmitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappe
News 8000 / Posted 5 days ago
admitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappeared." Sinn Fein politicians sit in the Northern Ireland Assembly in Belfast -- a devolved legislature that is part of United Kingdom -- and in the Dail, the... Read more
113 related articles
5d
KECI Missoula
Gerry Adams plans to step down as Sinn Fein party chiefadmitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappe
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
admitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappeared." Sinn Fein politicians sit in the Northern Ireland Assembly in Belfast -- a devolved legislature that is part of United Kingdom -- and in the Dail, the... Read more
113 related articles
5d
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Gerry Adams plans to step down as Sinn Fein party chiefadmitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappe
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 5 days ago
admitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappeared." Sinn Fein politicians sit in the Northern Ireland Assembly in Belfast -- a devolved legislature that is part of United Kingdom -- and in the Dail, the... Read more
113 related articles
5d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Gerry Adams plans to step down as Sinn Fein party chiefadmitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappe
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
admitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappeared." Sinn Fein politicians sit in the Northern Ireland Assembly in Belfast -- a devolved legislature that is part of United Kingdom -- and in the Dail, the... Read more
113 related articles
5d
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Gerry Adams plans to step down as Sinn Fein party chiefadmitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappe
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
admitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappeared." Sinn Fein politicians sit in the Northern Ireland Assembly in Belfast -- a devolved legislature that is part of United Kingdom -- and in the Dail, the... Read more
113 related articles
5d
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Gerry Adams plans to step down as Sinn Fein party chiefadmitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappe
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 days ago
admitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappeared." Sinn Fein politicians sit in the Northern Ireland Assembly in Belfast -- a devolved legislature that is part of United Kingdom -- and in the Dail, the... Read more
113 related articles
5d
KRCR TV Redding
Gerry Adams plans to step down as Sinn Fein party chiefadmitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappe
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 days ago
admitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappeared." Sinn Fein politicians sit in the Northern Ireland Assembly in Belfast -- a devolved legislature that is part of United Kingdom -- and in the Dail, the... Read more
113 related articles
5d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Gerry Adams plans to step down as Sinn Fein party chiefadmitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappe
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
admitted in 1999 to killing a number of people who became known as "the disappeared." Sinn Fein politicians sit in the Northern Ireland Assembly in Belfast -- a devolved legislature that is part of United Kingdom -- and in the Dail, the... Read more
113 related articles
6d
Irish Examiner
Sinn Féin vote against allowing 'conscience vote' on issue of abortionAdams. Catalan politician and Spainish MEP Jordi Sole, Deputy Party leader Mary
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
Adams. Catalan politician and Spainish MEP Jordi Sole, Deputy Party leader Mary Lou McDonald and leader of Sinn Féin in the Northern Ireland Assembly Michelle O'Neill at the Sinn Fein Ard Fheis. Pic: Leah Farrell/RollingNews.ie Sinn Féin has set... Read more
113 related articles
6d
Irish Examiner
Mary-Lou McDonald calls for repeal of the 8th amendmentAdams. Catalan politician and Spainish MEP Jordi Sole, Deputy Party leader Mary
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
Adams. Catalan politician and Spainish MEP Jordi Sole, Deputy Party leader Mary Lou McDonald and leader of Sinn Féin in the Northern Ireland Assembly Michelle O'Neill at the Sinn Fein Ard Fheis. Pic: Leah Farrell/RollingNews.ie Sinn Féin has set... Read more
113 related articles
6d
Irish Examiner
10,000 homes needed each year until housing crisis resolved, say Sinn FéinAdams. Catalan politician and Spainish MEP Jordi Sole, Deputy Party leader Mary
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
Adams. Catalan politician and Spainish MEP Jordi Sole, Deputy Party leader Mary Lou McDonald and leader of Sinn Féin in the Northern Ireland Assembly Michelle O'Neill at the Sinn Fein Ard Fheis. Pic: Leah Farrell/RollingNews.ie Sinn Féin has set... Read more
113 related articles
6d
Irish Examiner
Sinn Féin call for all-party Oireachtas Committee on possibility of a united IrelandAdams. Catalan politician and Spainish MEP Jordi Sole, Deputy Party leader Mary
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
Adams. Catalan politician and Spainish MEP Jordi Sole, Deputy Party leader Mary Lou McDonald and leader of Sinn Féin in the Northern Ireland Assembly Michelle O'Neill at the Sinn Fein Ard Fheis. Pic: Leah Farrell/RollingNews.ie Sinn Féin has set... Read more
113 related articles
7d
birminghammail
General Election candidates 'overwhelmingly white', report findsof Indian background and 1% each from Pakistani, Bangladeshi and black African
birminghammail / Posted 7 days ago
of Indian background and 1% each from Pakistani, Bangladeshi and black African or Caribbean heritage. In elections to the Northern Ireland Assembly earlier in the year, 100% of candidates were white and 74% male, while in Scottish council polls... Read more
4 related articles
7d
North-West Evening Mail
General Election candidates 'overwhelmingly white and male'of Indian background and 1% each from Pakistani, Bangladeshi and black African
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 7 days ago
of Indian background and 1% each from Pakistani, Bangladeshi and black African or Caribbean heritage. In elections to the Northern Ireland Assembly earlier in the year, 100% of candidates were white and 74% male, while in Scottish council polls... Read more
4 related articles
7d
The News and Star
General Election candidates 'overwhelmingly white and male'of Indian background and 1% each from Pakistani, Bangladeshi and black African
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
of Indian background and 1% each from Pakistani, Bangladeshi and black African or Caribbean heritage. In elections to the Northern Ireland Assembly earlier in the year, 100% of candidates were white and 74% male, while in Scottish council polls... Read more
4 related articles
7d
Whitehaven News
General Election candidates 'overwhelmingly white and male'of Indian background and 1% each from Pakistani, Bangladeshi and black African
Whitehaven News / Posted 7 days ago
of Indian background and 1% each from Pakistani, Bangladeshi and black African or Caribbean heritage. In elections to the Northern Ireland Assembly earlier in the year, 100% of candidates were white and 74% male, while in Scottish council polls... Read more
4 related articles
7d
West Cumberland Times & Star
General Election candidates 'overwhelmingly white and male'of Indian background and 1% each from Pakistani, Bangladeshi and black African
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 7 days ago
of Indian background and 1% each from Pakistani, Bangladeshi and black African or Caribbean heritage. In elections to the Northern Ireland Assembly earlier in the year, 100% of candidates were white and 74% male, while in Scottish council polls... Read more
4 related articles
10d
4NI
MLA Salaries To Be Reviewedprovide him with advice on wages for members of the assembly. Mr Reaney is a f
4NI / Posted 10 days ago
provide him with advice on wages for members of the assembly. Mr Reaney is a former Clerk and Chief Executive of the Northern Ireland Assembly and a current member of the National Assembly for Wales Remuneration Board. Mr Brokenshire was... Read more
12d
express
Remembrance Sunday BOMB SCARE: Omagh parade suspended over security alerttweeted: “Suspected device at Omagh cenotaph. Parade suspended. Horrible to thi
express / Posted 12 days ago
tweeted: “Suspected device at Omagh cenotaph. Parade suspended. Horrible to think that this could happen.” Retired UUP Northern Ireland Assembly member Ross Hussey also hit out at the people behind the sick threat. He wrote: “How can anyone... Read more
5 related articles
16d
4NI
Other News In BriefIf Sinn Fein aren`t happy with that then the solution lies in their own hands.
4NI / Posted 16 days ago
If Sinn Fein aren`t happy with that then the solution lies in their own hands. They need to get off their high horse and agree to get the Northern Ireland Assembly and an Executive back in place again. "Sinn Fein can`t have their cake and ea... Read more
18d
Reuters
Sinn Fein says proposed UK time limit on soldier prosecutions 'unacceptable'in Northern Ireland for a decade. The proposed bill is “simply unacceptable,”
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
in Northern Ireland for a decade. The proposed bill is “simply unacceptable,” said Linda Dillon, a Sinn Fein member of the Northern Ireland assembly, who accused British forces of being directly involved in state sponsored killings. “The decision... Read more
22d
PRWeek US
Hume Brophy expands in Hong Kong and NY with Madaket+Co acquisitionaffairs, and corporate and financial comms. It employs around 120 people global
PRWeek US / Posted 22 days ago
affairs, and corporate and financial comms. It employs around 120 people globally. McDevitt - a former member of the Northern Ireland Assembly who was the SDLP's director of comms during the Good Friday Agreement talks - said: "This... Read more
22d
PRWeek UK
Hume Brophy expands in Hong Kong and NY with Madaket+Co acquisitionaffairs, and corporate and financial comms. It employs around 120 people global
PRWeek UK / Posted 22 days ago
affairs, and corporate and financial comms. It employs around 120 people globally. McDevitt - a former member of the Northern Ireland Assembly who was the SDLP's director of comms during the Good Friday Agreement talks - said: "This... Read more
23d
Belfast Telegraph
PM committed to £1bn Northern Ireland investment despite powersharing deadlockspeaking to the media at Stormont House in east Belfast after local parties fai
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
speaking to the media at Stormont House in east Belfast after local parties failed to reach an agreement to get the Northern Ireland Assembly up-and-running. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye.com November 1 2017 PM committed to £1bn... Read more
210 related articles
23d
Belfast Telegraph
Government standing by £1bn funding deal with DUP - sourcespeaking to the media at Stormont House in east Belfast after local parties fai
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
speaking to the media at Stormont House in east Belfast after local parties failed to reach an agreement to get the Northern Ireland Assembly up-and-running. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye.com November 1 2017 Government standing by... Read more
210 related articles
23d
Belfast Telegraph
Westminster prepares Northern Ireland budget amid powersharing impassespeaking to the media at Stormont House in east Belfast after local parties fai
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
speaking to the media at Stormont House in east Belfast after local parties failed to reach an agreement to get the Northern Ireland Assembly up-and-running. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye.com November 1 2017 Westminster prepares... Read more
210 related articles
23d
Belfast Telegraph
Westminster prepares Northern Ireland budget amid powersharing impassespeaking to the media at Stormont House in east Belfast after local parties fai
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
speaking to the media at Stormont House in east Belfast after local parties failed to reach an agreement to get the Northern Ireland Assembly up-and-running. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye.com November 1 2017 Westminster prepares... Read more
210 related articles
24d
Belfast Telegraph
Brokenshire to update Parliament after DUP and Sinn Fein fail to reach agreement2017 General view of Stormont in east Belfast where talks have been ongoing bet
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
2017 General view of Stormont in east Belfast where talks have been ongoing between local parties to try and get the Northern Ireland Assembly up-and-running. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye.com October 31 2017 Brokenshire to update... Read more
210 related articles
24d
Belfast Telegraph
'Disgrace' of Assembly's hidden £600k treasure trove of artof Assembly's hidden £600k treasure trove of art A treasure trove of artwork a
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
of Assembly's hidden £600k treasure trove of art A treasure trove of artwork and historic artefacts belonging to the Northern Ireland Assembly and worth more than £600,000 is stashed away in storage or in private offices unseen by the public,... Read more
25d
Belfast Telegraph
Brokenshire moves deadline as Stormont negotiations between Sinn Fein and DUP end with no deal2017 General view of Stormont in east Belfast where talks have been ongoing bet
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
2017 General view of Stormont in east Belfast where talks have been ongoing between local parties to try and get the Northern Ireland Assembly up-and-running. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye.com October 30 2017 Brokenshire moves... Read more
210 related articles
25d
Irish Examiner
Victims of historical child abuse urge North's leaders to release compensationin Westminster. Following an inquiry into abuse at children's homes, recommend
Irish Examiner / Posted 25 days ago
in Westminster. Following an inquiry into abuse at children's homes, recommendations were made in January to the Northern Ireland Assembly to award compensation to victims and survivors. However, just days after the report, powersharing... Read more
27d
Belfast Telegraph
Compulsory Irish in Republic's schools a mistake: Higginsdispute over the status of the Irish language in Northern Ireland lies at the h
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
dispute over the status of the Irish language in Northern Ireland lies at the heart of the current political impasse at the Northern Ireland Assembly, which collapsed in January this year after the resignation of Deputy First Minister Martin... Read more
210 related articles
29d
Irish Examiner
Supreme Court ruling expected next year over North's abortion lawoffences. But that decision was overturned in June this year by three of North
Irish Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
offences. But that decision was overturned in June this year by three of Northern Ireland's most senior judges. The Northern Ireland Assembly voted in February last year against legalising abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormality and... Read more
24 related articles
29d
Belfast Telegraph
Supreme Court ruling expected next year over Northern Ireland's abortion lawoffences. But that decision was overturned in June this year by three of North
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
offences. But that decision was overturned in June this year by three of Northern Ireland's most senior judges. The Northern Ireland Assembly voted in February last year against legalising abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormality and... Read more
24 related articles
29d
PRWeek UK
PRCA members may employ peers despite apparent ban in code of conductnot... employ any MP, MEP sitting peer or any member of the Scottish Parliament
PRWeek UK / Posted 29 days ago
not... employ any MP, MEP sitting peer or any member of the Scottish Parliament or the National Assembly of Wales or the Northern Ireland Assembly or the Greater London Authority", or "make any award or payment in money" to them. Among the PRCA... Read more
29d
PRWeek UK
PRCA members employing peers despite ban in code of conductnot... employ any MP, MEP sitting peer or any member of the Scottish Parliament
PRWeek UK / Posted 29 days ago
not... employ any MP, MEP sitting peer or any member of the Scottish Parliament or the National Assembly of Wales or the Northern Ireland Assembly or the Greater London Authority", or "make any award or payment in money" to them. PRCA... Read more
30d
Irish Examiner
Legislature should decide North's abortion laws, court toldby three of Northern Ireland's most senior judges. Mr Larkin is asking the Sup
Irish Examiner / Posted 30 days ago
by three of Northern Ireland's most senior judges. Mr Larkin is asking the Supreme Court to uphold their findings. The Northern Ireland Assembly voted in February last year against legalising abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormality and... Read more
24 related articles
30d
Belfast Telegraph
Legislature should decide Northern Ireland's abortion laws, court toldby three of Northern Ireland's most senior judges. Mr Larkin is asking the Sup
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
by three of Northern Ireland's most senior judges. Mr Larkin is asking the Supreme Court to uphold their findings. The Northern Ireland Assembly voted in February last year against legalising abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormality and... Read more
24 related articles
30d
Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland abortion law 'criminalises exceptionally vulnerable women and girls'offences. But that decision was overturned in June this year by three of North
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
offences. But that decision was overturned in June this year by three of Northern Ireland's most senior judges. The Northern Ireland Assembly voted in February last year against legalising abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormality and... Read more
24 related articles
1m
West Cumberland Times & Star
Strict abortion law 'criminalises exceptionally vulnerable women and girls'offences. But that decision was overturned in June this year by three of North
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted a month ago
offences. But that decision was overturned in June this year by three of Northern Ireland's most senior judges. The Northern Ireland Assembly voted in February last year against legalising abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormality and... Read more
24 related articles
1m
Belfast Telegraph
Strict abortion law 'criminalises exceptionally vulnerable women and girls'offences. But that decision was overturned in June this year by three of North
Belfast Telegraph / Posted a month ago
offences. But that decision was overturned in June this year by three of Northern Ireland's most senior judges. The Northern Ireland Assembly voted in February last year against legalising abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormality and... Read more
24 related articles
1m
Whitehaven News
Northern Ireland abortion law 'inhuman and degrading', Supreme Court toldthe complex moral and religious questions behind the issue should be determined
Whitehaven News / Posted a month ago
the complex moral and religious questions behind the issue should be determined by a legislature rather than a court. The Northern Ireland Assembly voted in February last year against legalising abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormality and... Read more
24 related articles
1m
West Cumberland Times & Star
Northern Ireland abortion law 'inhuman and degrading', Supreme Court toldthe complex moral and religious questions behind the issue should be determined
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted a month ago
the complex moral and religious questions behind the issue should be determined by a legislature rather than a court. The Northern Ireland Assembly voted in February last year against legalising abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormality and... Read more
24 related articles
1m
Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland abortion law 'inhuman and degrading', Supreme Court toldthe complex moral and religious questions behind the issue should be determined
Belfast Telegraph / Posted a month ago
the complex moral and religious questions behind the issue should be determined by a legislature rather than a court. The Northern Ireland Assembly voted in February last year against legalising abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormality and... Read more
24 related articles
More

In this news