The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) is a unionist political party in Northern Ireland. Ian Paisley founded the DUP in 1971, during the Troubles, and led the party for the next 37 years. Now led by Arlene Foster, it is equal with Sinn Féin in having the most seats in the Northern Ireland Assembly, and it is the sixth-largest party in the House of Commons. Following the 2017 general election, the party agreed to support a Conservative minority government on a case-by-case basis on matters of mutual concern.
The Northern Irish party which props up Prime Minister Theresa May's government would consider it unacceptable if she tries to extend the current two-year parliamentary session beyond the summer, its.. Reuters - Published
Finding a solution for the Irish border after Britain leaves the European Union remains a critical issue for Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party, its leader said on Thursday after meeting the.. Reuters - Published
British Prime Minister Theresa May offered on Wednesday to quit to get her European Union divorce deal through parliament, but the Northern Irish party crucial to getting the vote through were unmoved..
According to Reuters, the leader of the Democratic Unionist Party said the party's opposition to Brexit has not changed. Arlene Foster said during a phone call that the DUP has not shifted its position..
According to a report by Reuters, on Tuesday, Prime Minister Theresa May fought to win support for her plans for an orderly Brexit, urging skeptical Conservative Party members to vote for her deal or..
Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn met Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party (DUP)'s deputy leader Nigel Dodds, the DUP's lawmaker Sammy Wilson on Tuesday as part of the opposition party's.. Reuters - Published