Eileen Evason

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“I think the SDLP need to get real,” Deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland Martin McGuinness said. “The fact that we went that technical route which has the sunset clause which ensures the powers reside in this Executive actually saves our institutions £40 million”. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Martin McGuinness has batted away scathing criticism that welfare powers have been “surrendered” to Westminster. The Sinn Féin Deputy First Minister (...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny: said the deal would allow Northern Ireland to “achieve a society free of paramilitarism”

Taoiseach Enda Kenny welcomed the Fresh Start agreement, saying it would allow Northern Ireland to “achieve a society free of paramilitarism”. He also(...)