A small number of the hundreds of participants who joined an E Rally in support of the Debenhams protesters on Wednesday. Photograph: RollingNews.ie

Almost 500 people took part in what is claimed to have been Ireland’s first virtual protest, to call for “Justice for Debenhams workers”, on Wednesday(...)

 Sinn Féin’s Chris Hazzard has been re-elected to Stormont. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Newcomer Sinéad Ennis helped Sinn Féin pull off a spectacular one-two in South Down in the North’s Assembly election, with a combined vote of more tha(...)