Former first minister David Trimble has said he is confident that none of the political parties in Northern Ireland will want to walk away permanently from the Assembly following the election on March 2.
EXCLUSIVE: Liofa U-turn alone will not stop election
Welcoming the news that Communities Minister Paul Givan has found £50k to fund the Liofa bursary, Mid Ulster MLA Michelle O’Neill said Sinn Fein still aim to “go to the public and let them have their say” on RHI.
Arlene Foster has defended her credibility in the wake of the renewable heat scandal, and said that senior colleague Jonathan Bell has “stepped outside” the party’s boundaries by giving an interview on the subject.
Top DUP man breaks ranks over renewable heat scandal
A senior member of the DUP has spoken out over the handling of the botched and costly Renewable Heat Incentive scheme (RHI) – and has indicated that his political career could now be at an end as a result.
Victims’ outrage at Loughgall IRA families’ cash plea
Terror victims have branded it “unbelievable” that families of eight IRA men killed at Loughgall are to appear in court on Wednesday to press for funding for a special legacy inquest into their deaths.