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Mr Szostak appeared before the EU scrutiny body The Committee on International Trade, which held its first hearing on trade-related aspects of the Northern Ireland protocol. Photograph: iStock

A top EU official has criticised the UK government for failing to live up to its commitments in “most areas” of the Northern Ireland protocol. Richar(...)

The ‘Cash for Ash’ controversy led to the collapse of the Stormont Assembly in 2017. Photograph:  Liam McBurney/EPA

Fewer than half the recommendations of the inquiry into the so-called “Cash for Ash” controversy which led to the collapse of the Stormont Assembly ha(...)

A Unite Union official picket sign placed on the door of the rear entrance at Belfast City Hall on Monday. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

Services including school meals and transport and bin collections were disrupted in Northern Ireland on Monday due to a strike by public sector worker(...)

If elected Jeffrey Donaldson - who is currently the MP for Lagan Valley - must resign his seat at Westminster in order to take his place in the Assembly.  Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The DUP leader Jeffrey Donaldson is expected to be approved as one of his party’s election candidates in Lagan Valley at selection convention on Thurs(...)

 Archbishop Eamon Martin said the Catholic Church was ‘modelling what we’re hoping our parishioners will also do in their own homes’. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

The Catholic Church is exploring whether its properties could be used to house refugees fleeing from the war in Ukraine. Archbishop Eamon Martin, the(...)

Human rights groups ask that Washington urge London to honour its obligations under international law and make the protection of the Act a condition of any trade agreement with the UK. Photograph: by Nicholas Kamm / AFP  via Getty Images

Fourteen human rights and civic society organisations on both sides of the Border have called on the US government to honour its history as a past gua(...)

Negotiations are ongoing between the EU and UK on outstanding issues relating to the operation of the protocol. Photograph: iStock

A committee of UK MPs has outlined “significant concerns” over the amount of EU legislation which could apply to Northern Ireland as a result of the B(...)

Emma DeSouza: ‘I think this is an opportune moment for a new type of politics in Northern Ireland.’  Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The campaigner Emma DeSouza is to stand as an Independent candidate in the North’s Assembly elections in May. Ms DeSouza, who lives in Co Fermanagh, (...)

Naomi Long leader of the Alliance Party, says new members want ‘to be part of a movement that is about something other than the constitutional question’. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

With a consistent showing in the polls and three strong performances the last time Northern Ireland voted in 2019, all indications are that the Allian(...)

Report published on Tuesday by the North’s audit office examined  challenges in sourcing and securing PPE during the Covid-19 pandemic. Photograph: iStock

Northern Ireland’s health service had less than one week’s supply of most items of personal protective equipment (PPE) for most of March 2020, accordi(...)

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