Sinn Fein’s Martin McGuinness has played down reports that eight people, including former Sinn Féin director of publicity Danny Morrison, are to share more than £1.6 million in compensation from the British government. File photograph: Peter Morrison/AP Photo

Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness has played down the impact of reports that eight people, including leading republican Danny M(...)

 Mick Wallace: TD has consistently questioned Cerberus’s activities here and highlighted its controversial purchase of the Project Eagle loans from Nama. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

It is significant that, of the €20 billion worth of property debt it has bought throughout Ireland in recent years, US fund Cerberus chose to take the(...)

Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness at the Sinn Féin ArdFheis 2015 in Millennium Forum, Derry. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Sinn Féin Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness is to contest for a place in Derry for the Northern Ireland Assembly, in a bid by the party to attac(...)

 Nama chairman Frank Daly: He has written to Stormont inquiry chairman Daithí McKay to say the agency was not aware of meetings between Frank  Cushnahan and possible buyers or of his potential “representation of individuals or companies whose loans had transferred by Nama”. Photograph Chris Bellew/Fennell

Nama had “no knowledge” of any meetings between its former Northern Ireland advisory committee member Frank Cushnahan and prospective buyers of the a(...)

‘The DUP’s opposition to gender quotas makes Foster’s rise more intriguing.’ Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty

Arlene Foster has been appointed Northern Ireland’s first female First Minister. Foster is also the first female to lead the Democratic Unionist Party(...)

Jerry Maguire (above): ‘It’s not fair that the lives and actions of the older generations are having such an effect on us’ Jerry Maguire, who is fr(...)

Panda Waste is poised to buy rival Greenstar from US fund Cerberus, according to a report.

Recycling group Panda Waste is poised to buy rival Greenstar from US fund Cerberus, according to the Sunday Times. The newspaper reported that ther(...)

The Stormont inquiry is one of a number of ongoing examinations of the Project Eagle sale. Photograph: Getty Images

The Stormont inquiry investigating the £1.2 billion (€1.7bn) sale of Nama’s former loan portfolio in the North plans to write to the agency to seek cl(...)

Despite civil marriages carried out in the south only being recognised as civil partnerships in the North, gay and lesbian couples are choosing to tie the knot over the Border anyway. Photograph: Getty Images

The North is now the only region in the UK and Ireland not to extend civil marriage rights to same sex couples so many are now choosing to cross the B(...)

Loyalist protestor outside Hillsborough during the signing of the Anglo-Irish Agreement

1972 Under pressure both from Westminster and nationalists, and in the face of escalating violence, the Conservative British government ended the Stor(...)