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The DUP marginally holds on to its position as the largest party in the NI Assembly, Sinn Féin closes the gap by one seat.
The official assessment of paramilitary groups in Northern Ireland has not changed despite some very serious crimes, the PSNI chief constable has said.
Sinn Féin's Martin McGuinness says talks on shaping a programme for government 'must build on progress'.
The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) remains the largest in Northern Ireland after all 108 seats in the assembly are declared.
Arlene Foster has risen steadily through DUP ranks since joining from the Ulster Unionists in 2004.
The veteran politician who has led Northern Ireland's second biggest political party for more than 30 years.
Ulster Unionist leader Mike Nesbitt's task is to revive the fortunes of a once-dominant party.
The SDLP's Colum Eastwood went from Londonderry councillor to party leader in just 10 years.
Alliance leader David Ford - a man who used to be a social worker before he entered politics.
Traditional Unionist Voice leader Jim Allister went from DUP stalwart to its arch critic.
Steven Agnew, the leader of the Green Party in Northern Ireland, used to work with the homeless and is passionate about animal welfare issues.
Former Ulster Unionist David McNarry has been the leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP) in Northern Ireland since 2013.
A full list of all candidates running for election to the Northern Ireland Assembly on 5 May 2016.