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Hospital waiting times show a worsening picture

As the health service faces yet another winter with all the pressures the season brings, there will be serious concern over the latest waiting times at emergency departments, which show the scale of the difficulties facing staff and patients.

No place for tribal outbursts in election campaign

It will have been widely noted that Tánaiste Simon Coveney took the opportunity presented by his latest cross-border visit to highlight the `extraordinary’ regional business advantages which could follow a successful outcome to the Brexit negotiations.

Stormont's broken system on display

When all the acrimony and procedural disputes which played out during the brief recall of the Assembly yesterday fade away, the sad reality is that we are still left with a broken political system.