Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams attacked First Minister Peter Robinson (pictured)  in the Dáil this week and talked about a “crisis” within loyalism and unionism

Sinn Féin has gone on the offensive in its dispute with the DUP with its North Belfast MLA Gerry Kelly ratcheting up the latest row between the two pa(...)

Senior Sinn Féin Assembly member Gerry Kelly has described the Stormont administration as being “in crisis”.

Senior Sinn Féin Assembly member Gerry Kelly has described the Stormont administration as being “in crisis”.The North Belfast MLA was speaking on BBC (...)

File photograph of Edwin Poots, Northern Ireland’s minister for health, who has suggested  the PSNI are protecting certain drug dealers. Photograph: Kate Geraghty/The Irish Times

A senior PSNI officer has rejected suggestions that some police officers are protecting loyalist drugs dealers because they were also acting as inform(...)

Razor wire is laid in fields near Lough Erne Hotel resort in Co Fermanagh, venue for next weeks G8 summit. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday June 12, 2013. See PA story POLITICS G8 Security. Photo credit should read: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Protest disorder around the G8 summit in Northern Ireland will not be as significant as first feared, a senior police commander has predicted.As a mas(...)