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SF wins seat in east Antrim as counts conclude

Final results in the Assembly election has confirmed power flowing from the smaller parties to the larger parties at Stormont, with both Sinn Fein and the DUP consolidating their positions at the expense of their nationalist and unionist rivals, the SDLP and UUP respectively.

Published May 7, 2011



UUP leader Tom Elliott lashes out at ‘Sinn Fein scum’

The embattled leader of the Ulster Unionist Party, Tom Elliott, described Sinn Fein as “scum” after the party won three seats in the Fermanagh/South Tyrone constituency.

Published May 7, 2011



Anger over election chaos

The electoral system in the North has been branded a “laughing stock” by a leading academic, while the last speaker of the Stormont assembly has branded it a “disgrace”.

Published May 7, 2011



DUP and SF tighten grip on Stormont

Sinn Fein and the DUP are still polling strongly as counting draws to a close on the first day of the election results in the north of Ireland.

Published May 6, 2011



First counts indicate Sinn Fein gains

n the first results in the Assembly election, Sinn Fein are making gains or holding their own as the long delayed numbers start to come in.

Published May 6, 2011



Huge leap forward for Scottish independence

Scotland is on course to secure independence by 2016 after a near-revolutionary transformation in British politics today.

Published May 6, 2011



UUP vote collapses amid drop in turnout

The dominant feature of the Six-County Assembly election, which is being counted today, is the sharp drop in turnout, although Sinn Fein are upbeat that they can increase their representation at Stormont.

Published May 6, 2011



Election triumph for Scottish nationalists

The Scottish Nationalist Party (SNP) could be on course for a historic victory in the Scottish parliament in Edinburgh, wiping the board in constituencies across that country.

Published May 6, 2011



Turnout or turnoff?

stormontfront.jpg Elections are underway in the North today [Thursday], where Sinn Féin is hoping to become the biggest party in the Belfast Assembly.

Published May 5, 2011



Palestinian peace breakthrough

palestinians.jpg Palestinians said they had turned the page on division at a ceremony in Egypt to heal a four-year rift between the Fatah movement and the more militant group Hamas.

Published May 5, 2011



Call for action over suicides

suicide.jpg Concerns over the high level of teenage suicide in west and north Belfast have reached a new level following a series of deaths in the past few months.

Published May 5, 2011



Republican groups clash outside church gates

ngalogo.jpg Members of Sinn Fein clashed with members of the National Graves Association outside a county Tyrone church on Easter Sunday weekend.

Published May 5, 2011



Tory media bashes referendum; Breakthrough hopes for Scotland

cleggcameron.jpg The coalition government in London of David Cameron’s Tories and Nick Clegg’s Liberal Democrats is under strain following a Tory ‘black propoganda’ campaign to discredit the Alternative Vote system prior to today’s referendum in Britain.

Published May 5, 2011



Assembly Elections 2011 - Constituency Profiles

constituencies6co.jpg Six Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs) will be elected in each of the 18 constituencies in the Six Counties. A brief summary of the constituencies and candidates for this year’s Assembly election.

Published May 5, 2011



Real IRA responds

rirastatement.jpg In a dramatic public address on Easter Monday, the ‘Real IRA’ affirmed its determination to pursue its armed struggle against British rule.

Published April 30, 2011



Three Senate seats for Sinn Fein

sfsenators.jpg Sinn Fein has secured three seats in what may be the last ever 26-County Seanad [Senate].

Published April 30, 2011



Sectarian attacks and bomb alerts

bombsquad.jpg A series of bomb hoaxes and alerts also intensified in the past week and fuelled a sense of rising tension in the North.

Published April 30, 2011



Gerry Kelly rejects call to repudiate IRA

gerrykelly.jpg With elections to local councils and the Stormont Assembly due to take place within a week, Sinn Fein is coming under pressure from the unionist parties and the mainstream media to turn its back on the IRA.

Published April 30, 2011



Union Jack raised over Sinn Fein offices

unionjacksfoffice.jpg The first contentious loyalist parades of the year have passed off peacefully.

Published April 30, 2011



Uncertainty shrouds health services after HSE board quits

hse.jpg The new 26-County Health Minister Dr James Reilly has cleared out the board of the Health Service Executive (HSE), claiming the dramatic shake-up will improve services and accountability.

Published April 30, 2011

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