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# big-ideas - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Almost 250 years after the last native wolf was killed, is Ireland ready for the debate about bringing them back?

The Green Party has tabled a Dáil motion calling for wolves to be reintroduced in a bid to help rewild parts of the countryside.

# big-ideas - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

'The returns are huge if we can do this': The need for a world-class public transport system in Ireland

What needs to happen in Ireland to drastically improve our public transport?

# big-ideas - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Ear surgery, Oscar Wilde and 'smart pebbles': Inside Enterprise Ireland's 'Big Ideas'

The startup showcase, which took place earlier this month, is in its 11th year.

# big-ideas - Sunday 14 May, 2017

The firm behind First Dates Ireland: 'You're only as good as your last job and next idea'

For Coco Television and other independent TV outfits, a lot hinges on the whims of RTÉ.

# big-ideas - Sunday 23 October, 2016

Could these 9 ideas change Ireland for the better?

We often think that we have to wait for the system to change things – but we don’t, argues SEI’s Darren Ryan.

# big-ideas - Sunday 28 December, 2014

From The42 Michel Platini has a scheme to improve football and it involves taking a rule from rugby BIG IDEAS

Michel Platini has a scheme to improve football and it involves taking a rule from rugby

Platini is in favour of a sin-bin in football.

# big-ideas - Saturday 27 July, 2013

What would you do to improve Ireland?

‘Citizen parliament’ to brainstorm at festival on ways to shake up our society, culture, government and economy. What ideas would you have?

# big-ideas - Friday 2 November, 2012

Dublin to host TEDx talks aimed solely at young people

Cystic Fibrosis campaigner and journalist Orla Tinsley and exonerated former Death Row inmate Peter Pringle are among the speakers at the TEDxYouth event which is being held to coincide with Universal Children’s Day.