Sinn Féin has also agreed to grant Cllr Melissa Mullane leave to appeal her suspension

A former Sinn Féin councillor is to continue a legal action against the party despite his expulsion being overturned. The party’s ardchomhairle agre(...)

Sinn Féin’s ard comhairle has overturned the  expulsion of Cork county councillor Kieran McCarthy. Photograph: Sinn Féin

A councillor expelled from Sinn Féin said he intended to continue his legal action against the party, despite having his expulsion temporarily overtur(...)

Provisions of a new Bill on child grooming include the offence of communicating with a child, online or offline, to do anything that would constitute sexual exploitation.

Thirty children were detected being trafficked around Ireland for sexual exploitation over a two-year period, the Dáil was told during a debate on leg(...)

Sinn Féin TD Sandra McLellan: “It’s the most important site in Irish history, the National Museum has stated this.” Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Sinn Féin and relatives of the 1916 leaders have called for direct intervention by the Taoiseach and members of the Cabinet to stop the proposed auct(...)

Minister for Arts Heather Humphreys: “I want to see it [the National Concert Hall] developed  as a world-class venue that showcases the highest standard of musical excellence.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Pharmaceutical companies could have a philanthropic role in the work of the National Concert Hall, it has been suggested in the Dáil. Fianna Fáil ar(...)

Gerry Adams: Gerry Adams hissed like a burnt pot. He was steaming about that Nama kettle. Photograph: The Irish Times

Gerry Adams hissed like a burnt pot. He was steaming about that Nama kettle. It is always on the boil. There are questions about it which cry out for (...)

Sinn Féin TD Sandra McLellan: has been at the centre of a party review which led to the expulsion of one councillor

Sinn Féin TD Sandra McLellan is believed to have contacted the Independent Alliance about joining the grouping if her party did not back her in an ong(...)

The members of a Sinn Féin cumann in Fermoy, Co Cork have resigned from the party after one of its local councillors, Kieran McCarthy, was expelled from the party.

The members of a Sinn Féin cumann in Fermoy, Co Cork have resigned from the party after one of its local councillors was expelled from the party. Up t(...)

Sinn Féin TD Sandra McLellan with party deputy leader  Mary Lou McDonald. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

A sitting Sinn Féin TD at the centre of a constituency dispute is to face competition to get on the party’s general election ticket. A review i(...)

Sinn Féin sources said a blog called ‘An Rebel Óg’, which criticised Cork East TD Sandra McLellan and the party generally, was included in the review.

An anonymous blog which strongly criticised a sitting Sinn Féin TD was investigated as part of a review which led to one councillor being expelled (...)