Green Party leader  Eamon Ryan outside  Leinster House, with Stephen Matthews TD, Senator  Pauline  O’Reilly and Senator Pippa Hackett. If the party joins  a new Irish government their duality will come under scrutiny from within and without, North and South. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

In 2006, the Green Party of Northern Ireland – a standalone party within the UK – voted to become a regional branch of the Green Party of Ireland. It(...)

Britain’s chancellor of the exchequer Sajid Javid  leaves after a cabinet meeting on Downing Street on Tuesday. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

Britain’s chancellor of the exchequer, Sajid Javid, has not yet earmarked any “new” money for Northern Ireland at the beginning of the UK’s budget pro(...)

A lorry passes an anti-Brexit billboard seen on the Dublin-Newry road last October. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP via Getty Images

Many people living along the Border have an “overwhelming feeling of uncertainty” as a result of Brexit, according to a new report by researchers at Q(...)

A Bloomberg terminal shows   the rise and fall in the value of the pound sterling against the US dollar over the last three days

Sterling pulled back from a five-month high after the DUP said it will vote against the deal secured in Brussels Thursday. UK stocks also gave back ga(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar  poses for a photo at the start of the Belfast Pride parade. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has taken part in the annual Belfast Pride parade for the first time. The ‘Rights Now’ themed event, which attracted tens of t(...)

Prime Minister Theresa May making her statement on Brexit to the House of Commons. Photograph:  PA

MPs at Westminster have voted to take control of Brexit away from Theresa May’s government by staging a series of votes on Wednesday on alternatives i(...)

Karren Brady who has resigned from Philip Green’s retail empire. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

BBC “Apprentice” judge and businesswoman Karren Brady has stepped down as nonexecutive chairman of Taveta Investments, the holding company of Philip G(...)

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. Photograph: Thierry Monasse/Getty Images

Labour’s Brexit plan remains a credible and viable alternative to that of prime minister Theresa May, party leader Jeremy Corbyn insisted on Thursday.(...)

Simon Coveney  and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malta, Carmelo Abela (right) speak with a colleague  during an European Foreign Affairs Council meeting, in Brussels. Photograph: Olivier Hoslet/ EPA

It is “not Ireland’s fault” that London is unable to secure agreement in the House of Commons for her Brexit withdrawal deal, Tánaiste and Minister fo(...)

UK trade secretary Liam Fox. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

The UK parliament is inching toward a plan to delay Brexit to prevent the country dropping out of the European Union without a deal, with the main opp(...)

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