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This month
July 2024
Over 40% of people with long Covid say ability to conduct daily activities has ‘reduced a lot’
This year
Camped out in the Dáil canteen, Harris prepped to woo 'kingmaker' Independents
Meetings between Independent TDs and Simon Harris have been underway over the last two days.
Six independent TDs have said they will support Simon Harris's Taoiseach nomination next week
Last year
Denis Naughten says he is leaving politics to try his hand at 'something different'
Independent TD Denis Naughten says he won't contest next general election
All time
More than 21,000 people cannot work because of long-Covid symptoms, Dáil told
Over 100 dairy jobs face uncertainty as Ballinasloe milk plant set to close
Long Covid clinics must be established 'as a matter of urgency', Naughten says
Pensioner has electricity skyrocket to over €3,000 after meter left unread for two years
Government slammed by opposition TDs as board of disabled drivers group resigns
Dog theft crackdown as more severe punishments could be on the way
Community contact tracing for one meat plant is at 73%, not 90%, department confirms
Employees at meat plants had to wait 16 days to be re-tested for Covid-19
Seanad and Leas Ceann Comhairle election cause headache for government
Seán Ó Fearghaíl has been re-elected Ceann Comhairle of Dáil Éireann
These two politicians want the job of keeping order in the next Dáil
Cyber attack plan aims to protect State hospitals, energy networks and security systems
Naughten says he's made no decision on how he will vote in motion of no confidence in Murphy
'It's no secret': Eir boss says telecoms company could complete broadband plan for less than €1bn
Government officials had 'serious reservations' about broadband plan cost before final tender was submitted
'No decisions made' as to how Ireland will quadruple its carbon tax by 2030
'Not about bringing Netflix to rural Ireland': Naughten says broadband plan ready to go 'for months'
Bruton says tweets attributed to broadband plan director 'should not have happened'
Denis Naughten welcomes report which says broadband plan 'was not tainted' by dinners
Diary trawl unearths more meetings between former Communications Minister and David McCourt
'I've done nothing wrong': Pat Breen defends extending dinner invitation to broadband bidder's home to Naughten
The government was told that shifting TV licence duties to Revenue would crush post offices
Report due in three weeks on whether Naughten meetings undermined procurement process
Martin rounds on Breen over dinner invitation to NBP bidder's home: 'It is not a credible explanation'
Taoiseach says Breen extending national broadband bidder's dinner invitation to Naughten is 'not a resigning matter'
'There is a compelling public interest': Two more Independents will support Fine Gael in key votes
Mini-reshuffle sees a change for Richard Bruton and two seats for the west at Cabinet
Naughten leaves Fine Gael short on numbers, but Brexit may mean we avoid an election
'Pat Breen asked a minister to meet a constituent and Naughten decided to go'
Poll: Would you be happy to see Frances Fitzgerald return as a minister?
'I'm not afraid to take tough decisions: Leo says carbon tax would have been a 'double whammy'
Breen invited Naughten to dinner at McCourt's house at broadband bidder's request
Naughten admits more private meetings with head of broadband bidding group
Denis Naughten has resigned as Communications Minister
Taoiseach 'satisfied' with Denis Naughten's account of dinner with Broadband Plan bidder - for now