Emma Sheerin

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First Minister Paul Givan and Deputy First Minister Michelle O’Neill. Over 50 organisations  have written to the First and Deputy First Ministers to express concerns over the failure to progress a Bill of Rights. Photograph: Jonathan McCambridge/PA Wire

More than 50 organisations representing civil society in the North have written to the First and Deputy First Ministers to express their “grave concer(...)

DUP Westminster leader Jeffrey Donaldson warned against the UK government legislating over the head of the Northern Ireland Executive. Photograph: Getty

The DUP will “vigorously oppose” any further legislative action to see new abortion laws implemented in the region, an MP has warned. The law was lib(...)

Gregory Campbell has been accused of being   “crass and offensive” by Sinn  Féin after comments he made in a Facebook post. File  photograph: Eric Luke

The East Derry DUP MP Gregory Campbell has been criticised by Sinn Féin for a revisiting of his “curried yoghurt” comments about the Irish language. (...)

DUP’s Jeffrey Donaldson who called on the UK government to “withdraw these regulations, respect the fact that devolution has been restored”. Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The UK government has said it remains legally obliged to introduce abortion services in Northern Ireland regardless of a motion passed in the North’s (...)

First Minister Arlene Foster said that the DUP had been “consistently pro-life”.  Photgraph: Kelvin Boyes/Press Eye/PA

The Northern Assembly has passed a DUP motion calling for the rejection of abortion law enacted at Westminster and more specifically rejecting termina(...)