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Arlene Foster: where did it all go wrong?

John Manley
Last summer Arlene Foster was the dominant force in Northern Ireland politics. She had won an election with a DUP strategy based on her image and likeability and some commentators were suggesting she could rule for as long as she wanted.

Department admits community halls scheme weighted towards Protestants

Connla Young
A STORMONT department has admitted that a community hall scheme is weighted in favour of the Protestant community. The admission is contained in a revised equality screening document published by the Department for Communities (DfC) last week. The Community Halls Pilot Programme...

Fresh Stormont talks 'more structured and intensive'

John Manley
THE latest round of talks aimed at restoring devolution got under way at Stormont yesterday with assurances from the two governments of a more structured and intensive process than its failed predecessor.

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