Number 10 special advisor Dominic Cummings. Photograph:  Isabel Infantes/AFP via Getty

Northern Ireland Secretary of State Julian Smyth has rejected suggestions that the United Kingdom might withdraw cross-Border security co-operation as(...)

Talks facilitated by the British and Irish governments, aimed at restoring Stormont, have largely been between the DUP and Sinn Féin. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The first multi-party meeting since June between Northern Ireland’s five largest parties is expected to take place on Monday. Talks facilitated by th(...)

European Parliament Brexit chief Guy Verhofstadt: met delegations from the DUP, Sinn Féin, SDLP, UUP and Alliance at Stormont on Wednesday. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images

European Parliament Brexit negotiator Guy Verhofstadt has said it is vital the peace process and the Belfast Agreement are further secured, during his(...)