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# Brian Lenihan

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The Daily Fix: Monday
All the day’s news, and the bits and pieces you may have missed…
Hundreds gather at the removal of Brian Lenihan
President Mary McAleese was among those who joined the former Minister’s family for the removal in Dublin this evening.
Lagarde certain that history will be kind to 'absolutely heroic' Brian Lenihan
Books of condolences have opened across the country as the favourite to be the next head of the IMF hails the former Minister for Finance who died on Friday.
The Daily Fix: Sunday
In your rainy Sunday Fix: Gilmore says we can still get an interest rate cut; bad news for growth in Irish businesses; the result of our caption competition; and a bit of Eric Clapton to brighten up your evening.
Book of condolences to be opened for Brian Lenihan at Government buildings
The book will be available tomorrow for members of the public between 9am and 6pm at Government Buildings on Merrion Street in Dublin.
The Daily Fix: Saturday
In the Saturday news Fix: Nuns says they will participate in any Magdalene inquiry; Al Qaeda’s top man in East Africa is dead; the lowdown on The Palin Emails’; and meet Debbie, she really likes cats.
Funeral arrangements for former minister Brian Lenihan announced
Tributes for the late minister Brian Lenihan, who passed away at his home yesterday, continue to pour in.
Daily Fix: Friday
All the day’s news, and the bits and pieces you may have missed…
Former Taoisigh pay tribute to Brian Lenihan
Brian Cowen and Bertie Ahern paid tribute to their former party colleague who served as a minister in their governments.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny pays tribute to 'wonderful courage' of Brian Lenihan
The Taoiseach praised Lenihan for his various ministerial roles in past governments.
"One of life's really good guys" - Public figures use Twitter to pay tribute to Brian Lenihan
Tributes pour in for former Finance Minister Brian Lenihan, who has died at his home at the age of 52
Family, friends and politicians react to Brian Lenihan's death
Lenihan’s aunt Mary O’Rourke led tributes to the former Minister for Finance this morning.
"He never faltered in the eye of the storm" - statement from Michéal Martin on the passing of Brian Lenihan
The Fianna Fáil party leader reacts to the death of his colleague, Brian Lenihan.
Obituary: Brian Lenihan TD, 1959-2011
A biography of the late former Minister for Finance, who died at his home this morning aged 52.
Former Finance Minister Brian Lenihan has died
The former Minister for Finance died in the early hours of this morning.
Made In Chelsea star's website asks public to rank attractiveness of TDs invites visitors to rank the perceived attractiveness of TDs – in a way echoing Mark Zuckerberg’s Facemash.
Mary Byrne X-Factor voting complaint dropped by BAI
Complaints over the X-Factor’s controversial sing-off elimination are resolved by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland – but Hook, Tubridy and D’Arcy are all scolded.
Ó Cuív unable to donate severance pay to Fianna Fáil
The former government minister Éamon Ó Cuív was unable to donate his ministerial severance pay package to the party who could “badly do with it at present”.
Brian Lenihan admitted to hospital - report
Fianna Fáil party would not comment on the story in the Star that Lenihan was admitted to hospital “some days ago”.
The Daily Fix: Sunday
Man arrested in Cork on connection with house fire; Tipp man survives horrific stabbing; happy birthday Enda and Eamon; Charlie Bird under fire; the new iPhone; and skills that pay the bills. It’s your Daily Fix…
The BBC bailout documentary: some choice quotes
Dan O’Brien’s half-hour programme on Ireland’s economic downfall gets its first airing. Here are some select excerpts.
Ireland ‘seriously misjudged’ the ‘madness’: How the world sees the Nyberg report
Peter Nyberg’s report into the Irish banking crisis “reads like a psychologist’s report”, in the eyes of the world’s media.
Banks, government, regulators all criticised in stinging Nyberg report
The Nyberg Report paints a damning picture of the banks, the regulators, and the government’s blanket bank guarantee.
Martin unveils second FF front bench in ten weeks
Just 71 days after appointing his new shadow cabinet, Micheál Martin changes ranks – with just three TDs retaining briefs.
In numbers: What the stress tests think of the Irish economy
€70 billion (and counting) in state aid for the banks, 45,000 mortgage defaults, and 15.8 per cent unemployment…
Stress tests will see banks raid 'contingency' bailout fund
The results of new stress tests could show the banks needing so much cash that the bailout fund could be close to empty.
Brian Lenihan "disappointed" by former Taoiseach Brian Cowen's performance
Duo had good working and personal relationship, but Lenihan felt he could not criticise Fianna Fail leadership due to his role as Finance Minister, he revealed in an interview.
Brian Lenihan appoints economic advisor to Central Bank commission
The outgoing finance minister has appointed Dr Alan Ahearne to the Central Bank commission for the next four years.
Economic warnings repeatedly ignored by Ahern's government
An independent report into the Department of Finance has found that officials repeatedly warned Bertie Ahern’s government about its budgetary policy during the boom years – but were ignored.
Governments handcuffed by manifestos and social partnership - report
Ambitious programmes for government and national pay deals ‘overwhelmed’ the Budget process, a review claims.
Fianna Fáil wipe out marks the end of political dynasties
Well known Fianna Fáil names like Haughey, Hanafin, Coughlan, Andrews and McEllistrim are no longer in the Dáil.
Irish government sought bank bailout from Libya
A report says that Brian Lenihan knew of a visit to Libya to secure funding for troubled Irish banks.
The Hot List: How the day unfolded in 12 key constituencies
Kevin Humpheys has taken the final seat for Labour in Dublin South-East. Check out how the first day of counting unfolded in key constituencies across the country.
Brian Lenihan holds seat in Dublin West
Brian Lenihan has retained his seat in Dublin West on the fifth count.
Joe Higgins elected to the Dáil