Semi-detached polit-bureau at loggerheads over Council reform

The BBC has the latest on the dysfunctional Northern Ireland Executive’s semi-detached polit-bureau’s failure to agree on local government reform

Executive ministers have adjourned five-hour long meeting aimed at resolving the impasse over the future of local government.

Ministers are due to meet again on Monday after further discussions over the weekend about a plan to reduce the 26 councils to 11.