The former deputy first minister was once a feared IRA sniper but became a central figure in the move towards peace.
The DUP and Sinn Féin face direct rule if they can't agree on a programme for government.
The two ruling parties live by the letter of the Good Friday Agreement, but not the spirit.
What was already an uneasy alliance first turned sour, and then utterly disintegrated. Where did it all go wrong?
A political scandal has laid bare the irreconcilable differences between to two main parties in the power-sharing agreement.
A surprising level of anti-EU sentiment among unionists should be on Remain's radar.
After months of deadlock, the DUP and Sinn Féin have settled some of their issues – but they've kicked the hard stuff into the long grass.
First minister Peter Robinson has resigned, casting uncertainty over the future of power sharing.
Stormont's parties refuse to conduct politics in any mode besides crisis mode.
Some people's dreams just came true in Northern Ireland – but did the UK-wide result shatter them?
Experts provide a rolling response, live as the results come in for the 2015 general election.
Losing seats but gaining power is likely to be an apt title for any book written about the Lib Dems 2015 election experience.
In 2010, there were more than 1,000 potential coalition options. Here's how to make friends in 2015.
Most UK parties don't campaign hard in Northern Ireland, and some don't show up at all. It might be better that way for now.
Surprise! Almost everyone supports gay marriage (even UKIP voters).
Everyone is assuming that the DUP would do a deal with the Tories after the election if the option arose. Everyone may be wrong.
After winning Fermanagh and South Tyrone by four votes in 2010, Sinn Fein won't let it go without a fight.
The DUP knows what it wants and it plans to get it in the event of a hun parliament.
Northern Ireland's biggest party could be a kingmaker in the 2015 Westminster election. And keeping tight control over abortion could be a condition of support.
At least one party in the UK's most overlooked region could make or break this election. It's time to swot up on the local scene.