He Hasn’t Gone Away: Adams steps up for Sinn Féin
The SF leader is to the fore in post-election negotiations, but some members of his party are tired of power-sharing
A watershed election ten days ago has altered the North’s dysfunctional politics and put nationalists on a par with unionists in terms of Assembly seats for the first time ever. And yet, the more things change, the more they stay the same.
In the last few days, Sinn Féin and the DUP have grappled with the reality that in order to restore power-sharing, they must resolve the same differences they had before the...
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Proposal for expert panel to review capital projects over €100m
Large public capital projects could be run through an “independent panel of international experts” as part of public spending reforms, according to the Department of Public Expenditure
State body to reissue €28m office supplies contract
The contract covers the supply of office stationery to a range of government bodies and agencies, including the HSE, universities, hospitals, councils and schools
Sinn Féin open to coalition deal, but on condition of border poll
Party would launch the ‘largest public house building programme that Ireland has ever seen’ and a national health service
Fine Gael ‘will go to war’ if Bailey runs as independent
The party threatens to put significant financial resources behind its own candidates in bid to ensure that she is ‘never seen again’ in politics