Northern Secretary Theresa Villiers: has ruled out the British government getting directly involved in the controversy

Northern Secretary Theresa Villiers has ruled out the British government getting directly involved in the controversy over allegations that the DUP Mi(...)

 Sinn Féin former education minister Caitriona Ruane: said a BBC Spotlight programme contained serious allegations of financial and political corruption. Photograph: Reuters

The DUP Minister for Social Development Nelson McCausland faced several calls in the Northern Assembly yesterday for him to stand aside while an offic(...)

Minister for Social Development Nelson McCausland. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

The Northern Ireland Assembly has been recalled to meet in special session to discuss allegations of political interference aired in a BBC television (...)

The DUP Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland has rejected the central allegations contained in a BBC Spotlight programme, while the DUP has stated it will sue the BBC over the programme.

The Assembly social development committee is to hold an inquiry into allegations of ministerial interference in the workings of the North’s Hous(...)