NI Executive 'set to overspend'
The Treasury has been formally informed that the Northern Ireland Executive is set to overspend its budget.
Executive 'away day' to tackle budget
Published: Wednesday, 01 October 2014
Northern Ireland's leaders are to organise an "away day" with the Executive parties to address the financial problems facing Stormont.
Bullets posted to Sinn Féin member
Published: Wednesday, 01 October 2014
Sinn Féin MP Paul Maskey has said a party member has received bullets in the post.
US to support fresh NI peace talks
Published: Wednesday, 01 October 2014
The USA will play a "constructive" role in a fresh round of peace talks in Northern Ireland convened by the British and Irish governments, according to Irish Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan.
Former UUP MLA George Savage dies
Published: Wednesday, 01 October 2014
Tributes have been paid to the former Ulster Unionist MLA George Savage who has died following an illness aged 72.
Villiers warns over corporation tax
Published: Tuesday, 30 September 2014
Secretary of State Theresa Villiers has warned that Stormont will need to be in the "best possible shape" if corporation tax is to be devolved.

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'There isn't more money' for NI - PM
Published: Monday, 29 September 2014
Prime Minister David Cameron has warned there isn't more money available for the Northern Ireland budget and has urged politicians to reach an agreement on welfare reform.
Majority in NI 'want border poll'
Published: Monday, 29 September 2014
A survey has claimed a majority of people in Northern Ireland would favour a referendum on the Irish border.
NI SoS to convene new all-party talks
Published: Sunday, 28 September 2014
The Northern Ireland Secretary of State Theresa Villiers has announced that she will convene all-party talks in the region to resolve outstanding political issues.
Trilateral talks announced by OFMDFM
Published: Sunday, 28 September 2014
NI leaders have announced a trilateral meeting to discuss the way in which the nations of the UK are governed.
SF would back election over welfare cuts
Published: Friday, 26 September 2014
Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams has suggested he would be willing to see the Northern Ireland Executive fall and new elections called rather than accept welfare reform.
NI MPs divided over IS air strikes
Published: Friday, 26 September 2014
Northern Ireland’s MPs are divided in their stances on UK participation in air strikes on Iraq, but a Westminster vote has gone in favour of moving against Islamic State terrorists.
Anger at first ministers' Ryder Cup trip
Published: Friday, 26 September 2014
Justice Minister David Ford has criticised the First and deputy First Ministers for travelling to the Ryder Cup in Scotland, claiming the leaders are more interested in 18 holes of golf than plugging the black hole in the Executive's budget.
Details of Ian Paisley memorial
Published: Thursday, 25 September 2014
A memorial service for former First Minister and DUP leader Ian Paisley is to take place next month, it has been announced.
DUP members tweet Robinson support
Published: Thursday, 25 September 2014
A number of DUP politicians have tweeted in support of First Minister Peter Robinson remaining as party leader.
No discussion of budget at Executive
Published: Thursday, 25 September 2014
The Stormont Executive did not formally discuss the ongoing financial crisis as a paper could not be agreed on a way to discuss the matter, UTV understands.
SF 'opposed' to Ardoyne inquiry
Published: Wednesday, 24 September 2014
Sinn Féin has said it is "totally opposed" to a panel of inquiry proposed to find a resolution to the parading dispute in north Belfast.
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