In his final speech as Democratic Unionist Party
leader, the 66-year-old veteran politician said the time was right to bow out and let the "next generation" take over.
8 (SUNA) - The leading figure of the Democratic Unionist Party
(DUP) at Nahr Alneil State, Yassin Ahmed Yassin, affirmed that the chance of successful national dialogue is large one.
In a joint statement Councillors Jenny and John Palmer said: "We have considered our options over the past few months and we have decided to join the Ulster Unionist Party
The SCP further said the NUP recently announced intention to rejoin the opposition alliance of the National Consensus Forces (NCF), pointing that the Democratic Unionist Party
(DUP) led by Mohamed Osman al-Merghani also threatened to suspend its participation in the national dialogue process.
WHEN the Liberal government suddenly resigned in June 1895, it was a crucial turning point for the Liberal Unionist party
After being declared winner at the count in Edinburgh, she said: "The Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party
is very much alive and kicking.
Fraser told supporters a new direction was vital because the existing Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party
"will never succeed in its current form".
But politicians proceeded with yesterday's planned vote at the Assembly and Mr Ford was elected with the support of the Democratic Unionist Party
(DUP) and Sinn Fein, while the Ulster Unionist Party
(UUP) and nationalist SDLP put forward their own candidates but were voted down.
The Northern Ireland Assembly has voted in favour of the devolution of policing and justice powers from Westminster, despite opposition from the Ulster Unionist Party
The 83-year-old founder and ex-leader of the Democratic Unionist Party
is to relinquish the North Antrim seat he first won in 1970.
Just under 50% of the electorate (the 40% abstainers, plus the nationalists and others) didn't support any Unionist party
Ministers from the Democratic Unionist Party
(DUP), Ulster Unionist Party
(UUP) and the nationalist SDLP held discussions without republicans.