Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson with Taoiseach Enda Kenny:  Cerberus wrote the letter ahead of a meeting between the company, Mr Robinson, his special adviser and the north’s then Minister of Finance, Simon Hamilton. Photograph: Alan Betson

US investor Cerberus told Northern Ireland’s First Minister, Peter Robinson, that it would write down developers’ €6 billion debts and cancel person(...)

Jamie Bryson leaving Parliament Buildings in Belfast where he gave evidence to Stormont’s finance committee on the controversial sale of Nama’s NI assets to a US investor. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The Project Eagle story dates back to June 2013, when DUP politician Sammy Wilson told the Minister for Finance Michael Noonan that US lawyers Brown R(...)

 Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness has been called on to clarify his position. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

DUP leader Peter Robinson, who has been accused of benefiting from the sale of Nama’s Northern Ireland portfolio, is to appear before the Stormont inq(...)

The committee met briefly on Thursday to establish its next step in the inquiry Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

The Stormont committee investigating the sale of Nama’s former portfolio in the North is to ask the Department of Finance to provide it with all corre(...)

The Gobbins cliff path in Islandmagee, Co Antrim, is expected to draw about 50,000 people to the site each year.

The Gobbins coastal cliff path in Co Antrim has been restored and reopened to the public following a £7.5 million (€10.6m) investment. The brainchild (...)

Protesters, including DUP MP Sammy Wilson (second from left), turned up in support of Pastor James McConnell in Belfast.

Christian preacher Pastor James McConnell has said he wants to be “exonerated, liberated and set free” after he pleaded not guilty at a Belfast court (...)

The Stormont inquiry comes after independent TD Mick Wallace raised concerns during leaders’ questions last month.

The Stormont finance committee investigating the £1bn sale of Nama’s Northern Ireland loan book to US company Cerberus is seeking legal advice over wh(...)

 “Having served as Finance Minister for four years it is deeply disappointing that I leave the Assembly at a time of such uncertainty caused because of the economic illiteracy of both Sinn Féin and the SDLP,” said former DUP finance minister Sammy Wilson. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA

Former DUP finance minister Sammy Wilson is stepping down from his role at Stormont to concentrate on his work at Westminster. A statement from the D(...)

Stormont’s finance committee chairman Daithí McKay is interviewed about the sale of Nama’s Northern Ireland portfolio. Photograph:  Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye

Members of a Stormont scrutiny committee examining allegations of financial corruption in relation to a Nama deal have expressed frustration with the (...)

(Left - right) Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams, former MP Michelle Gildernew, vice president Mary Lou McDonald and Deputy First Minister  Martin McGuinness outside the Palace of Westminster in London on Tuesday. Photograph: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire.

Sinn Féin leaders Gerry Adams and Martin McGuinness have urged British prime minister David Cameron to provide Stormont with a “workable” budget in or(...)