Stormont


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Stormont

(ˈstɔːmənt)
n
(Placename) a suburb of Belfast: site of Parliament House (1928–30), formerly the seat of the parliament of Northern Ireland (1922–72) and since 1998 of the Northern Ireland assembly, and Stormont Castle, formerly the residence of the prime minister of Northern Ireland and since 1998 the office of the province's first minister
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The Northern Ireland Affairs Committee will hear from the team of academics who drafted a Model Bill for implementing the Stormont House Agreement, as part of the Committee's scrutiny of the Government's own Draft Bill.
Boris Johnson has insisted a dinner with the DUP has not undermined his impartiality in efforts to restore Stormont power-sharing.
The dinner in Belfast was organised ahead of Mr Johnson's first visit to Stormont as Prime Minister, where he held a series of meetings with the five main parties this morning.
The committee's report concluded that since the collapse of Stormont 30 months of power-Stormont in January 2017 a growing funding crisis in schools has resulted in unmanageable pressures on budgets.
NATIONALISTS in Northern Ireland have said Stormont should not have a say over the Brexit backstop.
THERE will be no further routine meetings of the powersharing Executive until the political crisis is resolved, Stormont's First Minister Peter Robinson has said.
THERE will be no further routine meetings of the power-sharing Executive until the political crisis is resolved, Stormont's First Minister Peter Robinson has said.
Warm-up matches: July 6: Nepal v Oman, Stormont, Belfast; PNG v Kenya, Bready, Co.
LEADERS in Northern Ireland have broken a political talks deadline as they continue to strive for a deal on a range of Stormont disputes.
In a deal cooked up between London, Washington and Dublin, all deaths prior to the coalition government in Stormont are to be regarded as dead cases unless the victims were police officers, soldiers or prison guards.
POLITICAL leaders must get out of Stormont and engage with their disillusioned grassroots, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said yesterday.