#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 5°C Saturday 5 December 2020


# gone - Thursday 8 October, 2020

From Monday there will be no countries on Ireland's Green List

There were just four countries left on the list last week.

# gone - Friday 21 August, 2020

Government plunged into turmoil as public anger grows in wake of golf dinner controversy

The resignation of Dara Calleary this morning began a day of chaos and confusion for the government.

# gone - Sunday 9 February, 2020

Mary Mitchell O'Connor and Regina Doherty lose seats in first major Fine Gael casualties

Solidarity-People Before Profit’s Ruth Coppinger has lost her seat.

Former tánaiste Joan Burton has lost her seat in Dublin West

Burton lost out on the fifth count.

# gone - Friday 13 December, 2019

Unseated: the high-profile losers in the UK election (including Jo Swinson and Nigel Dodds)

It’s been a tough night for the Liberal Democrats and the DUP in particular.

Jeremy Corbyn says he intends to step down as Labour leader

It was Labour’s worst election result in more than 80 years.

# gone - Friday 29 November, 2019

From The42 Arsenal sack manager Unai Emery Gone

Arsenal sack manager Unai Emery

‘The decision has been taken due to results and performances not being at the level required.’

# gone - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Paul Murphy TD parts company with Socialist Party and plans to launch new group

Murphy is currently a TD for Dublin South-West.

# gone - Saturday 2 February, 2019

Chairperson of National Children's Hospital project board steps down

Tom Costello has been involved with the project for six years.

# gone - Monday 28 January, 2019

From The42 'I went my own way' - Queiroz ends eight-year spell with Iran after Asian Cup exit Out The Gap

'I went my own way' - Queiroz ends eight-year spell with Iran after Asian Cup exit

After seeing his side beaten 3-0 by Japan in the semi-final, the former United number two announced his departure.

# gone - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Peadar Tóibín resigns from Sinn Féin and hints about setting up a new party

The TD was suspended from the party for six months because he voted against the abortion legislation in the Dáil.

Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab and three other ministers resign over draft Brexit deal

Raab said he understood why May had chosen to pursue the deal but that he couldn’t support it.

# gone - Friday 26 October, 2018

Megyn Kelly dropped from US TV show after blackface comments

Kelly’s contract with NBC News is reported to be $69 million.

# gone - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Denis Naughten has resigned as Communications Minister

He made the announcement in the Dáil this afternoon.

# gone - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Tour de France trophy stolen from Birmingham NEC

The trophy had been left unattended during the clean-up after the event.

# gone - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

Nikki Haley, US Ambassador to the UN, resigns

Donald Trump said she has done a “fantastic job”.

# gone - Monday 17 September, 2018

Kevin Sharkey pulls out of presidential race citing 'corruption', gives backing to Gemma O'Doherty

Sharkey is the first person to pull out of the race.

# gone - Monday 23 July, 2018

Gerard Craughwell says he's not running for the presidency because he can't afford it

The senator had previously been vocal about his desire to run against Michael D Higgins.

# gone - Monday 9 July, 2018

'The Brexit dream is dying... we're headed for the status of a colony': Turmoil in UK as Boris resigns

May has defended her Brexit plan in the Commons saying it would be “challenging for the EU”.

# gone - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Blow for Theresa May as Tory minister resigns suddenly over 'irresponsible' Brexit strategy

Justice Minister Phillip Lee has resigned in order to voice his criticism of his party’s approach to Brexit.

# gone - Thursday 10 May, 2018

Tony O'Brien has stepped down as HSE Director amid cervical cancer scandal

O’Brien had been the head of the health service since July 2013.

# gone - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Whoever gets the government assistant chief whip job won't be taking the €15k top up

The TD left the Independent Alliance last week after a row over who should serve as a junior minister.

# gone - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

From The42 'There was no warm-up gear and no physio': Callaghan steps down as Athlone boss Gone

'There was no warm-up gear and no physio': Callaghan steps down as Athlone boss

Aaron Callaghan has left Athlone after five months in charge, citing a lack of professionalism at the club.

# gone - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Ulster Bank: 'Human error' caused cash to disappear from some accounts

Some customers said their bank cards have been declined, even though they recently got paid.

# gone - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Scouting Ireland head to step aside amidst investigation into handling of alleged sexual assault

Speaking in the Dáil, Minister for Children Katherine Zappone re-confirmed her decision to withhold further funding to the organisation.

# gone - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Eir announces plans to cut 750 jobs

In a statement, the company said it was being done “to deliver cost savings and create a leaner, more agile organisations”.

# gone - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

Taoiseach says expulsion of Russian diplomat from Ireland is an 'act of solidarity' with the UK

Leo Varadkar told the Dáil that when it comes to the use of chemical weapons Ireland is “not neutral one bit”.

# gone - Monday 26 March, 2018

Pope Francis accepts resignation of Bishop of Dromore John McAreavey

The former Bishop of Raphoe, Philip Boyce, has been named as McAreavey’s replacement.

# gone - Friday 19 January, 2018

Chairman of INM Leslie Buckley to stand down from his post

Buckley will exit the company at its EGM on 1 March.

# gone - Monday 8 January, 2018

'He worked with unfailing dedication' - Coveney pays tribute as Brokenshire resigns as Northern Irish secretary

Brokenshire, who has resigned over health concerns, had held the position for the past 17 months. The news came ahead of today’s expected cabinet reshuffle in the UK.

# gone - Monday 13 November, 2017

Erasmus and Nienaber officially bid farewell to Munster

Johann van Graan will take over as head coach in the southern province next week.

# gone - Friday 15 September, 2017

Nasa's Cassini probe burns up like a meteor on 'death plunge' into Saturn

More than 1,500 people jammed Nasa’s Jet Propulsion Lab in California to watch.

George Hook has been suspended from Newstalk

It follows widespread condemnation of his comments about rape on his lunchtime show on Friday.

# gone - Saturday 9 September, 2017

'Not for me': Trump's long-term bodyguard says it's time to move on from White House

It’s reported that the ex-cop is leaving, in part, for financial reasons.

# gone - Thursday 3 August, 2017

From The42 Wladimir Klitschko retires from boxing Gone

Wladimir Klitschko retires from boxing

The news means there’ll be no rematch with Anthony Joshua.

# gone - Monday 31 July, 2017

From The42 Rory McIlroy parts ways with caddie JP Fitzgerald - reports Gone

Rory McIlroy parts ways with caddie JP Fitzgerald - reports

The Reuters news agency says the pair have ended the partnership.

# gone - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Embattled Uber founder Travis Kalanick steps down as CEO

Kalanick had already been on a leave of absence aimed at restoring confidence in the scandal-plagued company.

# gone - Friday 26 May, 2017

Katie Hopkins to leave job at London radio station after calling for 'final solution' to Manchester attack

Hopkins became the subject of a police review after the Manchester bombing on Monday.

# gone - Thursday 4 May, 2017

US House hands Trump a huge win as it passes bill that will repeal Obamacare

The bill will be sent to the Senate.

# gone - Friday 28 April, 2017

'It was like a Houdini act': Man escapes from custody after being refused bail for escaping custody

“It was like a Houdini act. He snuck up past his wife and out.”

1 2 3 4