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# Apology

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Coveney asks to appear before Oireachtas Committee to clarify text controversy
The fallout from the Zappone controversy continues.
Dublin Airport apologises for 'lengthy queues' at security screening
Passengers expressed anger on social media over the length of time they spent in queues.
Labour TD Ivana Bacik apologises for attending Merrion Hotel party
In a statement, Bacik said that Labour leader Alan Kelly had accepted her apology.
Green Bay Packers wide receiver 'forever sorry' for anti-Asian racial slur
Devin Funchess made the remark while commenting on the difficulty of seeing smiles on faces that were covered by masks due to the pandemic.
UEFA opens investigation into Marko Arnautovic incident against North Macedonia
The frontman reacted angrily after scoring late in the game in Bucharest.
'I can see how my comments were hurtful and embarrassing' - Clare GAA treasurer issues apology
Éire Óg clubman Niall O’Connor had raised €4,000 for the provision of post-training food for the county U20 hurlers but was criticised by Michael Gallagher.
Kiely 'wholeheartedly' retracts Galway comments and issues apology
Limerick manager John Kiely has withdrawn his remarks about Shane O’Neill’s side.
No positive Covid-19 results at Dundalk following players' bonding trip to Belfast
The club have apologised for a ‘serious error of judgement.’
Merkel apologises as Germany reverses plans for Easter Covid lockdown
‘The whole process has caused additional uncertainty, for which I ask all citizens to forgive me,’ Merkel said.
RTÉ to pay €20,000 to charity after republican party Éirígí is wrongly linked to murder on Prime Time
The broadcaster has come to a settlement with the group and issued an apology.
Newcastle midfielder apologises after angry exchange with Steve Bruce
Matt Ritchie is understood to have had a training ground bust-up with the manager.
Gordon Elliott: 'A moment of madness that I am going to have to spend the rest of my life paying for'
The trainer has been speaking further about the controversy to The Racing Post today.
Covid-infected tennis star 'sorry' for quarantine gripe
World number 67 Paula Badosa said she understood ‘the sad situation’.
Neil Lennon demands apology from former Celtic striker
Andy Walker criticised the club for ‘dismal governance’ over the trip, which he labelled ‘a jolly’.
Church of Ireland apologises following mother and baby homes report
The church said it was complicit ‘as with the rest of society’ in stigmatising unmarried women and their children.
'I apologise for the profound generational wrong': Taoiseach gives landmark apology to survivors of mother and baby homes
About 9,000 children died in the 18 homes under investigation.
The full report from the Mother and Baby Homes Commission of Investigation was released yesterday.
The Taoiseach, Tánaiste and Children's Minister issued statements.
"The State failed you, the mothers and children in these homes," Micheál Martin said.
'I unreservedly apologise': Archbishop Martin accepts Church's part in mother and baby home scandal
The commission discovered that about 9,000 children died in the 18 homes under investigation.
5-year investigation finds at least 9,000 children died in Ireland's mother and baby homes
Infant human remains were located during an excavation at Sean Ross mother and baby home, but appear to have been buried in coffins, unlike at Tuam.
Document details the experiences of women and children who lived in 14 mother and baby homes and four county homes.
Commission recommends redress, services such as counselling and enhanced medical cards.
Taoiseach to give State apology over mother and baby homes in the Dáil tomorrow.
Roald Dahl's family apologises for anti-Semitic comments author made in 1980s
The author made the remarks in an interview with the New Statesman in 1983.
Palace defender Mamadou Sakho accepts ‘substantial’ damages over drug test error
The former Liverpool player was briefly suspended in 2016 and subsequently sued Wada for defamation.
'You have been failed': Taoiseach apologises to terminally ill woman over missed cervical cancer diagnosis
Martin said he hoped the apology offered today will bring the family some small solace.
Qatar issues apology after examinations of women passengers
Human rights activists describe such examinations conducted under duress as equivalent to sexual assault.
Novak Djokovic ‘extremely sorry’ after US Open disqualification
The star said he felt ‘sad and empty’ after his quest for an 18th grand slam title ended when he was defaulted for hitting a line judge with a ball.
Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin receives apology from UCD over sexual harassment from colleague
The broadcaster and lecturer was harassed by a colleague at the university for two years.
'We accept this was an error' - Canterbury apologise over promotion of Ireland rugby jersey
The kit manufacturer say they are sorry for using a model and not players to launch the new Ireland women’s shirt.
Harry Maguire set for retrial after appeal against Greek court verdict is accepted
The Manchester United captain was handed a suspended prison sentence of 21 months and 10 days.
HSE CEO apologises to Ruth Morrissey as family say they are 'truly heartbroken' at funeral
Paul Reid said he has written to Paul Morrissey, Ruth’s husband, to offer an apology on behalf of the HSE.
'My comments were clumsy': Drugs minister sorry for RTÉ cocaine comments
Frank Feighan had said people in RTÉ were ‘snorting cocaine all over the place’.
Bremen boss 'sorry' after 41-year-old club legend denied swansong
Claudio Pizarro was left on the bench by Florian Kohfeldt for his final match.
US Soccer scraps controversial anthem kneeling ban
‘We apologize to our players – especially our black players – staff, fans, and all who support eradicating racism.’
Billy Joe Saunders says sorry for clip giving 'advice' on hitting women
The 30-year-old was subject to intense criticism for his comments.
Drogheda United did not consult players ahead of decision to stop wages
Club officials have apologised for how they handled the situation.
Eddie Jones says sorry for remark about Ireland – but does he mean it?
England’s outspoken coach initially said his team could have declared at half-time against Ireland.
Conor Murphy again refuses to state that Paul Quinn was not a criminal
Quinn’s mother Breege has repeatedly called for the Sinn Féin MLA to publicly state that her son, who was murdered in 2007, was not a criminal.
HSE apologises to those affected by overcrowded emergency departments as some hospitals ban visitors
Hospitals in Cork, Waterford, and South Tipperary have all imposed strict visiting restrictions.
Pope Francis apologises after slapping hand of woman who grabbed him
“I apologise for the bad example given yesterday,” Pope Francis said.
Tusla apologises to young woman for 'lack of support' after she was raped by her foster dad
He was convicted by a jury and sentenced to 12 years in prison last month.
National Lottery apologises after top prizes worth €180k not included in scratch card games
The lottery regulator was notified of the issue earlier last month.
Scouting Ireland 'not opposed' to public inquiry into sexual abuse
The leaders of Scouting Ireland apolgoised again to victims of abuse.
Beaumont Hospital apologises to family of woman who died after litany of errors
Kathleen Conroy died in 2014 from a cardiac arrest after she attended for surgery.