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# power-sharing - Monday 9 November, 2020

Stormont ministers fail to agree extension of Covid-19 restrictions in Northern Ireland
# NI Executive
# NI Executive

Stormont ministers fail to agree extension of Covid-19 restrictions in Northern Ireland

Updated Nov 9th 2020, 10:29 PM 46,661 Views 18 Comments

A four-week circuit-break lockdown that has forced the closure of much of the hospitality sector in Northern Ireland is due to end on Thursday.

# power-sharing - Saturday 18 January, 2020

The strangest thing about Northern Irish politics? There's a government, but no opposition
# Power Sharing
# Power Sharing

The strangest thing about Northern Irish politics? There's a government, but no opposition

Jan 18th 2020, 10:00 PM 20,896 Views 43 Comments

Some credit the short-lived opposition for helping to expose the ‘cash for ash’ scandal.

# power-sharing - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Voters set to see what parties are arguing over as draft Stormont deal to be published
# Deal Or No Deal
# Deal Or No Deal

Voters set to see what parties are arguing over as draft Stormont deal to be published

Jan 8th 2020, 8:02 AM 10,292 Views 12 Comments

Publishing a draft text prior to securing a deal represent a new approach.

# power-sharing - Monday 16 December, 2019

Northern Ireland powersharing crisis must end, parties told
# Power Sharing
# Power Sharing

Northern Ireland powersharing crisis must end, parties told

Dec 16th 2019, 6:52 PM 11,454 Views 31 Comments

The fight over the Irish language remains the key stumbling block.

# power-sharing - Monday 21 October, 2019

Explainer: Why are some Northern Irish MLAs returning to Stormont?
# NI Assembly
# NI Assembly

Explainer: Why are some Northern Irish MLAs returning to Stormont?

Oct 21st 2019, 6:00 AM 15,469 Views 7 Comments

Other parties are calling the return to Stormont a ‘stunt’.

# power-sharing - Monday 5 August, 2019

How no-deal Brexit makes direct rule nearly inevitable in Northern Ireland
# Deadlock
# Deadlock

How no-deal Brexit makes direct rule nearly inevitable in Northern Ireland

Aug 5th 2019, 10:00 PM 49,752 Views 58 Comments

A no-deal Brexit could spell the return of direct rule to Northern Ireland.

# power-sharing - Monday 3 June, 2019

New phase of power-sharing talks to begin in Northern Ireland
# Stormont
# Stormont

New phase of power-sharing talks to begin in Northern Ireland

Jun 3rd 2019, 11:23 AM 8,645 Views 23 Comments

Karen Bradley and Simon Coveney said they “believe that there is a genuine but narrow window of opportunity to reach agreement in the immediate period ahead”.

# power-sharing - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Fresh talks between political leaders in bid to restore power-sharing at Stormont
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Fresh talks between political leaders in bid to restore power-sharing at Stormont

May 7th 2019, 5:55 PM 5,562 Views 30 Comments

The executive dissolved in January 2017.

# power-sharing - Saturday 27 April, 2019

White House welcomes new talks to restore Northern Ireland power-sharing executive
# Power Sharing
# Power Sharing

White House welcomes new talks to restore Northern Ireland power-sharing executive

Apr 27th 2019, 9:25 AM 8,061 Views 45 Comments

Talks are set to commence following the local elections in Northern Ireland next week.

# power-sharing - Friday 26 April, 2019

Talks to restore Northern Ireland power-sharing executive to be announced today
# Crunch Time
# Crunch Time

Talks to restore Northern Ireland power-sharing executive to be announced today

Apr 26th 2019, 7:20 AM 9,234 Views 39 Comments

The talks are expected to begin after Northern Ireland’s local elections.

# power-sharing - Thursday 15 February, 2018

McDonald: 'Three language acts were included in draft DUP deal, but no agreement on marriage equality'
# Deadlocked
# Deadlocked

McDonald: 'Three language acts were included in draft DUP deal, but no agreement on marriage equality'

Feb 15th 2018, 9:30 PM 45,509 Views 175 Comments

DUP leader Arlene Foster yesterday said that talks between her party and Sinn Féin had failed on the issue of the Irish language.

# power-sharing - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

One year on from Stormont collapse, there's still no sign of a deal
# Power Sharing
# Power Sharing

One year on from Stormont collapse, there's still no sign of a deal

Jan 9th 2018, 10:09 PM 8,923 Views 74 Comments

It’s now one year since the power sharing executive in Northern Ireland collapsed after Sinn Féin walked out on government, citing a number of key issues with their partners the DUP.

# power-sharing - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Sinn Féin rejects Arlene Foster's Irish language proposal
# Power Sharing
# Power Sharing

Sinn Féin rejects Arlene Foster's Irish language proposal

Aug 31st 2017, 10:34 PM 26,949 Views 94 Comments

Michelle O’Neill said the DUP has not acknowledged the reasons for Martin McGuinness’ resignation.

# power-sharing - Monday 12 June, 2017

Blast from the past: David Trimble claims Sinn Féin is cynically exploiting Brexit for votes
# Old Rivalries
# Old Rivalries

Blast from the past: David Trimble claims Sinn Féin is cynically exploiting Brexit for votes

Jun 12th 2017, 12:09 PM 16,241 Views 88 Comments

Trimble says the party is avoiding negotiations.

# power-sharing - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Nash holds captaincy despite Kelly return to Ireland U20 midfield
# Power Sharing
From The42
# Power Sharing

Nash holds captaincy despite Kelly return to Ireland U20 midfield

Mar 9th 2017, 11:09 AM 6,141 Views 4 Comments

Utility back Jack Kelly had been named captain before the tournament kicked off, but injury has forced ‘the armband’ to be passed along.

# power-sharing - Monday 6 March, 2017

'We can’t have another groundhog day at Stormont': Gerry Adams weighs in on Northern election
# Three Week Deadline
# Three Week Deadline

'We can’t have another groundhog day at Stormont': Gerry Adams weighs in on Northern election

Mar 6th 2017, 2:30 PM 17,660 Views 33 Comments

If talks on forming a government collapse, a possible return to direct rule from Westminster is on the table.

# power-sharing - Thursday 17 December, 2015

North's new First Minister survived an IRA bombing
# Arlene Foster
# Arlene Foster

North's new First Minister survived an IRA bombing

Dec 17th 2015, 10:30 PM 16,646 Views 128 Comments

Arlene Foster has been named as DUP leader, and will take over the top job in January.

# power-sharing - Thursday 27 August, 2015

What exactly is going on in the North right now?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What exactly is going on in the North right now?

Aug 27th 2015, 11:55 PM 20,664 Views 226 Comments

The Northern Ireland Executive could be on the verge of collapsing. How and why did we get here?

# power-sharing - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Adams thinks Kenny should leave government, not be discussing future coalitions
# Hungry Eyes
# Hungry Eyes

Adams thinks Kenny should leave government, not be discussing future coalitions

May 25th 2014, 9:15 PM 20,592 Views 103 Comments

As for Sinn Féin and Fine Gael sharing power? “It would be a most unlikely alliance.”

# power-sharing - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Fianna Fáil back on top in new opinion poll
# Opinion Poll
# Opinion Poll

Fianna Fáil back on top in new opinion poll

Feb 17th 2013, 10:57 AM 14,341 Views 232 Comments

This is the second opinion poll in the last two weeks that has seen Fianna Fáil rise to the top.

# power-sharing - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Mugabe says he is "fit as a fiddle" and compares himself to Jesus
# Dictator
# Dictator

Mugabe says he is "fit as a fiddle" and compares himself to Jesus

Feb 21st 2012, 2:00 PM 2,138 Views 15 Comments

The Zimbabwean president, speaking on his 88th birthday, also gave tips on how to live a long life.

# power-sharing - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Zimbabwean Prime Minister says he wants to end coalition
# Zimbabwe
# Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean Prime Minister says he wants to end coalition

Mar 10th 2011, 3:26 PM 602 Views 1 Comment

Morgan Tsvangirai has been part of an unlikely power-sharing agreement with Robert Mugabe since 2009 but tensions have continued to simmer.