Sinn Féin president Mary Lou McDonald giving her keynote speech during her party’s ardfheis in Derry on Saturday. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The Northern command of Sinn Féin, so to speak, was in good shape at the weekend, even if their comrades south of the Border weren’t quite so confiden(...)

Sinn Féin’s Conor Murphy said paedophile priest Malachy Finnegan physically abused him as a schoolboy and attempted to groom him. Photograph: PA

A senior Sinn Féin politician has revealed a notorious paedophile priest physically abused him when he was a schoolboy and tried to sexually groom him(...)

Sinn Féin election poster going up outside the party’s headquarters on Belfast’s Falls Road. Photograph: Justin Kernoghan

Those interested in Stormont affairs couldn’t help but notice the high profile accorded by Sinn Féin to its Minister of Health Michelle O’Neill during(...)