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# assessment - Last month November 2022

'The standard of the opposition was top drawer and it’s great it was that way'
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'The standard of the opposition was top drawer and it’s great it was that way'

Nov 4th 2022, 10:46 PM 14,023 Views 20 Comments

Andy Farrell believes his Ireland A players can turn a tough night into a positive experience.

'We are not sure if he is concussed. It is Son’s face. His eye is a bit swollen'
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'We are not sure if he is concussed. It is Son’s face. His eye is a bit swollen'

Nov 2nd 2022, 9:00 AM 6,281 Views 5 Comments

The South Korean went off in the first half at the Stade Velodrome after a collision and looked very wobbly as he left the pitch.

# assessment - This year 2022

New climate change report issues 'dire warning about the consequences of inaction'
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

New climate change report issues 'dire warning about the consequences of inaction'

Feb 28th 2022, 11:00 AM 34,730 Views 37 Comments
  • Climate change is disrupting people's lives in multiple ways across different parts of the world.
  • The impacts of climate change will intensify in the coming decades.
  • But it is not too late to take drastic action and prevent the worst-case scenarios.

# assessment - Last year 2021

Pavard did 'not lose consciousness' when he fell on his head - Uefa
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From The42
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Pavard did 'not lose consciousness' when he fell on his head - Uefa

Jun 17th 2021, 4:39 PM 4,054 Views 7 Comments

The incident occurred while challenging for the ball with Robin Gosens during their win over Germany.

# assessment - All time

Keane fears Manchester United 'bluffers' will cost Solskjaer his job
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Keane fears Manchester United 'bluffers' will cost Solskjaer his job

Oct 8th 2020, 9:06 PM 22,563 Views 22 Comments

‘They threw the previous manager [Jose Mourinho] under the bus, they will do exactly the same to Ole.’

Opinion: 'We battled to have our son's autism diagnosed - how might the delay have affected him?'
# The Long Wait
# The Long Wait

Opinion: 'We battled to have our son's autism diagnosed - how might the delay have affected him?'

Mar 18th 2020, 7:29 PM 25,207 Views 12 Comments

Mother’s six-year struggle of appeals, complaints and a High Court case to get her son the help he needed.

Maguire promises improvement after United 'deserved to lose' at Arsenal
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From The42
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Maguire promises improvement after United 'deserved to lose' at Arsenal

Jan 2nd 2020, 11:47 AM 7,085 Views 19 Comments

The world’s most expensive defender and his side were unable to shut out the Gunners last night.

McAllister's citing dismissal 'good for rugby' according to Connacht boss Friend
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McAllister's citing dismissal 'good for rugby' according to Connacht boss Friend

Jan 1st 2020, 7:30 AM 8,183 Views 11 Comments

‘I totally get that we need to protect the player, but we play a collision sport where accidents do happen.’

Schmidt's squad 'utterly committed' to getting beyond World Cup quarter-finals
# Balanced
From The42
# Balanced

Schmidt's squad 'utterly committed' to getting beyond World Cup quarter-finals

Sep 4th 2019, 6:30 AM 10,013 Views 40 Comments

The Ireland head coach is pleased with the balance and profile of his final 31-man squad.

Dublin City Council built just 74 new social houses last year
# Housing
# Housing

Dublin City Council built just 74 new social houses last year

Mar 8th 2019, 6:10 AM 15,555 Views 27 Comments

The Housing Department released a breakdown of figures this week.

Owen: Pogba would be one of the world's best if he played under Klopp or Guardiola
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Owen: Pogba would be one of the world's best if he played under Klopp or Guardiola

Dec 13th 2018, 10:39 AM 7,677 Views 19 Comments

The World Cup winner continues to toil at Manchester United.

Martin O'Neill enthusiastic for 2019 despite dismal end to dreadful year
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Martin O'Neill enthusiastic for 2019 despite dismal end to dreadful year

Nov 20th 2018, 12:50 AM 4,837 Views 13 Comments

Ireland rounded off their series of fixtures for 2018 by failing to score for the fourth game in a row.

Kerr slams Ireland's 'abysmal' record as downward spiral under O'Neill continues
# Tv View
From The42
# Tv View

Kerr slams Ireland's 'abysmal' record as downward spiral under O'Neill continues

Nov 16th 2018, 10:22 AM 7,722 Views 21 Comments

‘Three wins in 18 games…. that was a dreadful performance.’

'It has not diminished my enthusiasm for the job one jot'
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'It has not diminished my enthusiasm for the job one jot'

Sep 7th 2018, 8:50 AM 20,969 Views 79 Comments

Martin O’Neill saw his side begin their Nations League campaign last night with a heavy defeat to Wales.

Neymar's theatrics and Brian Kerr's famous punditry - Our writers review the World Cup
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Neymar's theatrics and Brian Kerr's famous punditry - Our writers review the World Cup

Jul 16th 2018, 5:16 PM 8,556 Views 5 Comments

Our thoughts following a campaign which saw France come out on top as champions.

Neville: 'I'm not sure he's actually good enough on the ball to be a Man Utd midfield player'
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From The42
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Neville: 'I'm not sure he's actually good enough on the ball to be a Man Utd midfield player'

May 12th 2018, 9:45 AM 15,830 Views 17 Comments

Scott McTominay may be better suited to a centre-back post, according to the former United defender.

'He has not brought the club a bit further. Everything is always focused on him'
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From The42
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'He has not brought the club a bit further. Everything is always focused on him'

May 3rd 2018, 4:52 PM 11,225 Views 13 Comments

Bayern president Uli Hoeness has hit out at Jose Mourinho.

Woodward: 'They looked very tired throughout the Championship. It's caught up with them'
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From The42
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Woodward: 'They looked very tired throughout the Championship. It's caught up with them'

Mar 18th 2018, 6:50 PM 15,893 Views 20 Comments

World Cup-winning coach Clive Woodward says fatigue played a part in England’s poor Six Nations campaign.

Player ratings: How Ireland fared in a late, late victory at the Stade de France
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Player ratings: How Ireland fared in a late, late victory at the Stade de France

Feb 3rd 2018, 7:38 PM 32,451 Views 102 Comments

Phew…

Your provincial mid-term report cards are right here
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From The42
# Rugby

Your provincial mid-term report cards are right here

Dec 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM 8,704 Views 0 Comments

Here’s how your four favourite teams stand ahead of the Christmas inter-pros.

Here's how we rated the Irish performances tonight in Copenhagen
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Here's how we rated the Irish performances tonight in Copenhagen

Nov 11th 2017, 10:01 PM 43,614 Views 62 Comments

Denmark and Ireland played out a goalless draw in the first leg of their 2018 World Cup play-off.

Just 230 out of 750 mental health posts approved since 2015 have been filled
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Just 230 out of 750 mental health posts approved since 2015 have been filled

Sep 30th 2017, 8:45 AM 7,110 Views 18 Comments

Some €70 million in funding was announced over 2015-2016.

Children aged three forced to wait two years for assessment, despite legal 3 month deadline
# Disability Act
# Disability Act

Children aged three forced to wait two years for assessment, despite legal 3 month deadline

Jun 7th 2017, 6:07 AM 12,283 Views 17 Comments

Early intervention is absolutely crucial to ensure that children with disabilities are properly looked after and have services provided for them.

Getting a hip or breast implant? Irish patients to get a card that traces the implant
# All The Info
# All The Info

Getting a hip or breast implant? Irish patients to get a card that traces the implant

Apr 6th 2017, 6:15 AM 6,550 Views 7 Comments

The EU measure aims to improve medical safety following on from the scare over faulty breast implants from France in 2012.

'Glenn Whelan should have been sent off:' The British media reaction to Ireland-Wales
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From The42
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'Glenn Whelan should have been sent off:' The British media reaction to Ireland-Wales

Mar 26th 2017, 3:45 PM 19,139 Views 18 Comments

The tackle on Seamus Coleman was naturally the main talking point.

George North likely to miss Leinster clash as he undergoes head injury assessment
# HIA
From The42
# HIA

George North likely to miss Leinster clash as he undergoes head injury assessment

Dec 6th 2016, 3:55 PM 9,789 Views 26 Comments

The 24-year-old was injured on Saturday.

'A Championship team in international shirts' - the Scottish media reaction to yesterday's game
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From The42
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'A Championship team in international shirts' - the Scottish media reaction to yesterday's game

Jun 14th 2015, 3:44 PM 14,123 Views 14 Comments

The visiting reporters were less than impressed with the standard of football.

Louis van Gaal: 'We don't look world-class at the moment'
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Louis van Gaal: 'We don't look world-class at the moment'

Aug 31st 2014, 10:14 AM 4,652 Views 15 Comments

The Manchester United manager believes Angel di Maria will need time to adapt to the English game.

Mourinho hails 'perfect performance' from two-goal Diego Costa
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From The42
# Front Man

Mourinho hails 'perfect performance' from two-goal Diego Costa

Aug 31st 2014, 9:25 AM 2,882 Views 3 Comments

However, the Chelsea boss was unhappy with how Everton players ‘tried to create problems’ for his striker.

Talks stall between IMO and HSE on consultant doctors
# Pay Scale
# Pay Scale

Talks stall between IMO and HSE on consultant doctors

Aug 27th 2014, 11:51 AM 4,987 Views 4 Comments

The sticking point is on how a consultant’s experience will be assessed in terms of where they land on the pay scale.

Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared against Turkey
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From The42
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Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared against Turkey

May 25th 2014, 8:51 PM 10,694 Views 10 Comments

Martin O’Neill’s men were beaten 2-1 in today’s end-of-season friendly.

IRB extend pitch-side concussion tests to 10 minutes in drive for 'cultural change'
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From The42
# Head Injuries

IRB extend pitch-side concussion tests to 10 minutes in drive for 'cultural change'

May 19th 2014, 4:51 PM 4,681 Views 4 Comments

The memory and balance sections of the PSCA will also be expanded from the 1st of June.

O'Connor content with Leinster performance led by 'alright' Ian Madigan
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O'Connor content with Leinster performance led by 'alright' Ian Madigan

May 3rd 2014, 11:53 AM 4,863 Views 11 Comments

The Australian head coach also underlined his belief that ‘the Pro 12 is getting stronger and stronger.’

40 hours to go until property tax deadline
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

40 hours to go until property tax deadline

May 27th 2013, 8:02 AM 10,699 Views 170 Comments

Around 1.1 million homeowners have so far paid the charge.

Column: Should we increase school inspections?
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# Opinion

Column: Should we increase school inspections?

Mar 27th 2013, 7:00 PM 632 Views 58 Comments

The reality is that inspections only offer a momentary window into a teacher’s classroom as an educator. I would challenge the very notion that increasing inspections and appraisals is necessary to help develop better education standards, writes Aodhán Ó Ríordáin.

How do Ireland's doctor competence checks fare against Britain's strict new rules?
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# Doctors

How do Ireland's doctor competence checks fare against Britain's strict new rules?

Jan 28th 2013, 7:00 AM 8,942 Views 17 Comments

New UK rules mean doctors are assessed every five years and have their licences renewed. So how does it work in Ireland?

Column: Times have changed and so should the Junior Cert
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Column: Times have changed and so should the Junior Cert

Sep 13th 2012, 7:30 AM 158 Views 58 Comments

In the wake of the Junior Certificate results, Deputy Principal Noirin Walsh says that the examination is no longer in tune with the demand of today’s students.

Column: Why the Leaving Cert as we know it is redundant, by a headmaster
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Column: Why the Leaving Cert as we know it is redundant, by a headmaster

Sep 5th 2012, 7:00 AM 1,448 Views 69 Comments

There are better assessment systems out there internationally, writes headmaster Arthur Godsil. So why aren’t we using them?

Farming bodies against asset testing for third-level grants
# Education
# Education

Farming bodies against asset testing for third-level grants

Aug 8th 2012, 6:42 PM 5,022 Views 70 Comments

Interest groups say the move could result in children from low-income families being refused maintenance assistance.

Column: Our school system is broken – we need to look beyond exams
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Column: Our school system is broken – we need to look beyond exams

Dec 17th 2011, 9:15 AM 83 Views 53 Comments

Irish students are falling behind, forcing companies to look abroad for staff. But a new approach could change that, writes University of Limerick founder Ed Walsh.

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