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# current-affairs - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

May 19th 2012, 6:00 PM 2,133 Views 4 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: The Government’s You Retire, We Rehire policy; Israel to take on Ireland; the second referendum that won’t happen will be held on 22 June.

# current-affairs - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Here's the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here's the week's news... skewed

May 5th 2012, 6:00 PM 4,339 Views 6 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: Continuity Irish Dancers turn vicious over ringlets row; 12 million bungalows for Athlone; Michael Noonan takes Miss Ireland crown as ‘warning’…

# current-affairs - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Apr 28th 2012, 6:00 PM 3,328 Views 7 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: A Garda sat-nav cult and Phil Hogan scales Liberty Hall, Lucinda in paw.

# current-affairs - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Here's the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here's the week's news... skewed

Apr 21st 2012, 6:00 PM 4,358 Views 5 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: Cash for Water Meters outlets and the three top causes of unwanted pregnancies.

# current-affairs - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Here is the week’s news… skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week’s news… skewed

Apr 14th 2012, 6:00 PM 2,873 Views 5 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: Government ministers hearing voices (one in particular); schools cut out children altogether; cars feel confined by parking spaces.

# current-affairs - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

RTE brought in new journalism guidelines today - what's in them?
# Standards
# Standards

RTE brought in new journalism guidelines today - what's in them?

Apr 3rd 2012, 10:27 PM 3,891 Views 16 Comments

RTE editorial staff will be trained in the new guidelines, including how they should use social media and the internet in their reporting.

RTÉ: Full statement on "two very serious editorial failures"
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ: Full statement on "two very serious editorial failures"

Apr 3rd 2012, 4:18 PM 3,938 Views 13 Comments

Director General Noel Curran’s on ‘rebuilding trust’ between the State broadcaster and its audience. “They also expect that we do not lose our nerve…”

# current-affairs - Monday 23 January, 2012

ITV reprimanded for mistakenly showing 'IRA' video game footage
# Mistake
# Mistake

ITV reprimanded for mistakenly showing 'IRA' video game footage

Jan 23rd 2012, 5:04 PM 4,264 Views 12 Comments

The UK media regulator said ITV “breached audience trust” by showing footage purporting to be of an IRA attack – but which actually came from a video game.

# current-affairs - Friday 5 August, 2011

TV's most popular: The Eurovision, leaders' debate and... Mrs Brown's Boys
# Square Eyes
# Square Eyes

TV's most popular: The Eurovision, leaders' debate and... Mrs Brown's Boys

Aug 5th 2011, 11:41 AM 1,221 Views 20 Comments

RTE broadcast 48 of the 50 most-watched TV moments so far this year as current affairs, comedy, soaps and State visits had us glued to the box.

# current-affairs - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

While VinB is away... Sarah Carey will play
# VINB
# VINB

While VinB is away... Sarah Carey will play

Jul 6th 2011, 4:48 PM 851 Views 8 Comments

… and Mary O’Rourke, Ger Colleran, David Norris, Sam Smyth… The full line-up in the TV3 late night hotseat this summer.

# current-affairs - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

More people get news online than through newspapers: Survey
# Media
From Business ETC
# Media

More people get news online than through newspapers: Survey

Mar 16th 2011, 4:44 PM 369 Views 0 Comments

More people accessed news online than through newspapers last year – for the first time ever – according to a new survey by the Pew Project for Excellence in Journalism.

# current-affairs - Wednesday 19 January, 2011

RTE refuse to confirm they are planning rival show to Vincent Browne
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTE refuse to confirm they are planning rival show to Vincent Browne

Jan 19th 2011, 11:56 AM 1,173 Views 0 Comments

Nothing has been decided yet says RTE as it gears up for “wide-ranging” programming to cover the general election.