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Shop steward Jane Crowe with  fellow workers at the rear entrance to Debenhams on Parnell Street, Dublin. Photograph:   Nick Bradshaw

Following a year of protests, pickets, sit-ins and even arrests, the bitter Debenhams dispute appears near resolution. Union representatives of the m(...)

Marie Murphy from Donaghmede participates in a protest over conditions related to the closure of Debenhams,  on Henry Street, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The Government has been urged to intervene to save more than 2,000 jobs in Debenhams and associated companies as the retail sector faces the possibili(...)

Cork Rebels for Peace Rally outside Cork City Hall.  Photograph: Barry Roche

Cork is an open, welcoming city that rejects the politics of hate fomented by far right groups under the guise of seeking to protect freedom of speech(...)

An Post says it is consolidating and reducing its letter processing capacity in line with global industry trends. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The closure of the Cork Mail Centre (CMC) could lead to a collapse of the Irish mail system at Christmas while it would also mean people in Cork will (...)

 Abuse survivor Jessica Bowes remains concerned about survivors being contacted by former partners. Jonathan McSherry, served 22 months in prison for an attack on her in 2015.

Legislation enabling people who are being harassed, threatened or intimidated, including through social media, to seek a no-contact order from the co(...)

Mick Barry TD (second left), who saw his Cork North Central constituency vote by 64.02 per cent to 35.98 per cent for repeal, said that the result was a clear call for greater equality in Irish society. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The Government should move ahead quickly and introduce legislation to give effect to the referendum result, while opponents of repealing the Eighth Am(...)

Turnout in both Cork North Central and Cork South Central topped the 60 per cent mark. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Cork city and suburbs have followed the national pattern – with people voting almost two to one to repeal the Eight Amendment. The result is a dramat(...)

A draft discussion paper on guidelines on the use of social media in the courts will be sent this week to the presidents of all the courts

The upcoming trial of people facing charges over water charge protests held in Jobstown three years ago will be contested in court and not on social m(...)

Leo Varadkar said people ‘need to trust what gardaí say’ on  the witness stand. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) officials are extremely concerned by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s comments that Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan (...)

Amanda Spencer, head coach with Jobstown Boxing Club, with Tiffany Spencer, Ava Mc Cabe, Joshua O Laniyan and his brother Adam, Brandon Hall, JJ Marshall, Ryan Dunne and James Gray coach. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Amanda Spencer stands in a boxing ring, surrounded by playfully sparring club members, in the Jobstown Boxing Club, one of the 18,000-strong suburb’s (...)