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# dispute - Monday 22 September, 2014

Charles Haughey family "deeply disappointed" over claims he was beaten with iron bar

It is claimed in a new biography of TK Whitaker that he missed a Budget speech because of this – Haughey’s family say the claims are untrue.

# dispute - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Striking Greyhound workers face off with picket crossers as High Court hearing adjourned

Five TDs turned up today to support the workers.

# dispute - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Italian strikes mean cancelled flights today

The strikes are by baggage handlers.

# dispute - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Labour Relations Commission wants update on Greyhound strike from SIPTU

The dispute at the company has been ongoing for two months.

# dispute - Thursday 14 August, 2014

High Court orders TD to stop blockading Greyhound trucks

Joan Collins and two Dublin councillors have been ordered to stop the blockade – but workers have vowed to continue to picket.

Councillors take steps to halt works on controversial Kilkenny bridge

A motion is being moved by three councillors, who have concerns about the contract for construction.

# dispute - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Greyhound trucks 'blocked' by protesters as court date looms

The move comes ahead of the company returning to court on Thursday over an injunction.

# dispute - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Apple and Samsung decide to call a patent truce, but only outside the US

The two companies will continue to pursue existing cases that are taking place in US courts.

# dispute - Friday 1 August, 2014

Greyhound truck stopped in Dublin park during peaceful protest

The incident happened at Cromcastle Avenue in the city.

# dispute - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Timeline: What's happened so far in the SIPTU vs Greyhound 'lockout'

The dispute has been ongoing for over a month.

# dispute - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Senator claims 'discrimination' as row erupts over sign language interpreter in the Dáil

A spokesperson for the Oireachtas has denied the claim.

# dispute - Monday 14 July, 2014

From The42 Wales captain Warburton could be clubless as civil war continues In Limbo

Wales captain Warburton could be clubless as civil war continues

The 25-year-old is facing the possibility of having no club side for the start of the season.

# dispute - Friday 27 June, 2014

Indie music labels call in the big guns in their fight with YouTube

The independent music association IMPALA is asking the European Commission to intervene in a dispute over the terms over YouTube’s upcoming music streaming service.

# dispute - Friday 13 June, 2014

No more strikes: M&S dispute ends as staff accept proposals

The protracted dispute involved Mandate Trade Union members at Marks & Spencers and had led to a strike last year.

# dispute - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Both sides in Aer Lingus row accept Labour Court plan (...and holidaymakers breathe a sigh of relief)

Detailed negotiations between staff and management are expected to take place over the next few weeks.

# dispute - Monday 9 June, 2014

Aer Lingus and IMPACT to meet for Labour Court talks

The union and airline are engaged in a dispute that centres on rosters, which cabin crew want changed.

# dispute - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Further strike action at Aer Lingus a "matter of grave concern"

Impact staff at the airline are to issue management with notice of two further one-day strikes.

# dispute - Friday 6 June, 2014

More strikes for Aer Lingus as talks collapse

IMPACT to issue notice of two one-day strikes.

# dispute - Thursday 5 June, 2014

National Gallery closed today as staff go on strike

The dispute is based upon leave arrangements and the cutting of some payments to staff.

# dispute - Monday 26 May, 2014

Revenue demanded €200,000 in unpaid tax from Paris Bakery Exclusive

The figures owed relate to alleged non-payment of PRSI, PAYE and VAT.

# dispute - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Kilkenny 'heritage houses' are not Medieval, but the council are still going to keep them

Two archaeological reports were carried out on the houses which are near a road development.

# dispute - Thursday 3 April, 2014

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White: I invited the IMO to talk about GP concerns - that hasn't happened

The IMO said it is studying the minister’s response to its concerns but criticised him for his refusal to negotiate fees with them.

# dispute - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Proposed mediation process for Garth Brooks concerts 'most disappointing' say residents

The residents said that the number of special events held at Croke Park should be reduced.

# dispute - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Residents want to talk to Croke Park about more than just Garth Brooks

The solicitor representing the locals want mediation talks to bring in wider issues around the running of the stadium.

# dispute - Friday 21 February, 2014

Teachers to hold "symbolic" lunchtime protests over new Junior Cycle

A teacher will remain in the school to supervise students during the protests.

# dispute - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

SIPTU ballot for strike action at Aer Lingus & DAA under way

Transport Minister Leo Varadkar has urged a quick, “simple” solution to the long-running dispute, which centres on a deficit in a pension scheme.

# dispute - Monday 20 January, 2014

Concerned Cork residents say new prison will overshadow their homes

The Director General of the Irish Prison Service Michael Donnellan said the residents were fully consulted about the construction plans for the new prison.

# dispute - Thursday 16 January, 2014

SIPTU members at Aer Lingus and DAA to vote on strike action

The decision comes a month after SIPTU said that Aer Lingus had threatened them with legal action legal action if they went ahead with a ballot.

# dispute - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

SIPTU threatened with legal action over Aer Lingus pensions row

The airline says it will take any action up to legal action to prevent a ballot on industrial action from going ahead.

# dispute - Friday 6 December, 2013

Workers agree to LRC meeting with ESB management Row

Workers agree to LRC meeting with ESB management

A last-ditch intervention from the government ahead of planned strikes is seen.

# dispute - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Police officer knocked unconscious after stopping flag protesters

The demonstration itself passed off peacefully, but violence broke out after PSNI officers stopped a group on the street afterwards.

# dispute - Friday 29 November, 2013

No resolution in sight as ESB workers serve strike notice

There has been no third-party intervention mooted at this stage of the dispute.

# dispute - Thursday 28 November, 2013

'You have brought this industrial relations crisis' - ESB unions blame bosses

Unions have said that they will serve notice of industrial action from tomorrow which could lead to strike action from 16 December.

# dispute - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

US planes defy Chinese flight restrictions over disputed islands - Reports

The US B-52s that flew through a Chinese air defence zone are believed to have been unarmed.

'Unnecessary and unreasonable': Varadkar and Coveney hit out at ESB strike threat ESB

'Unnecessary and unreasonable': Varadkar and Coveney hit out at ESB strike threat

“Nobody’s job is being threatened here, nobody is being asked to take an additional pay cut and nobody’s pension is under threat,” the Transport Minister Leo Varadkar said this morning.

# dispute - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Aer Lingus crew at Shannon Airport back LRC deal in staffing dispute

The deal will see five crew operating the new smaller transatlantic services with a review of operations due next summer.

# dispute - Friday 25 October, 2013

Wallis strike comes to an end after five weeks

The strike could have escalated to include stores in Blanchardstown and Liffey Valley, had a satisfactory conclusion not been reached.

# dispute - Thursday 17 October, 2013

From The42 'This is shameless' - Belgium boss Wilmots angers Adnan Januzaj's father Dispute

'This is shameless' - Belgium boss Wilmots angers Adnan Januzaj's father

The Manchester United youngster has yet to choose which country he would like to represent.

# dispute - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

IMO recommends junior doctors say 'yes' to LRC proposals

After negotiations at the Labour Relations Commission, the IMO said this evening that there had been proposals put forward by the HSE.

# dispute - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Berlin museum seeks return of ancient gold tablet taken to US after the Holocaust

The tablet was brought to the US by a Holocaust survivor after surviving the Auschwitz concentration camp.