Boris Johnson has insisted a dinner with the DUP has not undermined his impartiality in efforts to restore Stormont powersharing.
The Prime Minister must call a border poll in the event of a hard border following Brexit, the Sinn Fein president has said.
Boris Johnson could have to legislate for Northern Ireland to be placed under direct rule from Westminster if the Stormont Assembly is not up and running at the time of Brexit.
The cobbled streets of Dublin, kissing the Blarney Stone, Giant’s Causeway: the island of Ireland’s most popular attractions are justly celebrated.
Northern Ireland’s new Secretary of State has pledged to “push as hard as I possibly can” to make progress in the talks to revive Stormont.
Northern Ireland’s political parties have urged the new Secretary of State to act over compensation for abuse victims.
Former Government chief whip Julian Smith has been appointed the new Northern Ireland Secretary.
The DUP has welcomed the victory of “committed Unionist” Boris Johnson in the race to become the next prime minister.
MPs have urged the next prime minister to legislate to end the “ridiculous charade” of “vexatious” and repeated investigations into alleged historical offences by British troops.
Defence Secretary Penny Mordaunt has announced a consultation process in response to demands for legislation to end repeated investigations into alleged historical offences by British troops.
The kaleidoscope of umbrellas was as varied as the accents beneath them as fans from around the world braved the rain on the second day of The Open’s return to Northern Ireland.