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# gone - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

From The42 Sepp Blatter resigns as Fifa president Gone

Sepp Blatter resigns as Fifa president

Blatter was only re-elected to the role last week.

# gone - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Disaster for Fianna Fáil as prominent Yes Equality campaigner quits

Meanwhile, Senator Averil Power said she was “laughed at and made feel like an eejit” for suggesting colleagues campaign for a Yes vote.

# gone - Monday 27 April, 2015

Conservative candidate suspended for calling Ed Miliband "the Jew"

Gulzabeen Afsar was hoping to be elected to a council seat near Derby.

# gone - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Battle for Gorse Hill: Brian O'Donnell has been ordered to leave the Killiney mansion

Brian and Mary Patricia O’Brien have been given two weeks to leave.

# gone - Monday 30 March, 2015

That broken government jet has FINALLY been sold off

The Gulfstream IV had been out of action since last summer.

# gone - Monday 16 March, 2015

Another blow for Diageo 'careful drinking' group - as second board member quits

Psychologist Krystian Fikert has quit the board of ‘Stop Out-Of-Control Drinking’. Dr Ciara Kelly stepped down earlier this month.

# gone - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended by the BBC

Top Gear will not be broadcast this weekend and an investigation is underway.

# gone - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Ship with 49 crew disappears in South Atlantic ... and no-one knows what happened

The ship was equipped with a system that automatically emits a ‘mayday’ call when under water – but no such signal was sent.

# gone - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Lupita Nyong'o €133,000 Oscars dress stolen from her hotel room

There were 6,000 pearls of various sizes on the dress.

# gone - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Elderly shopkeeper robbed for third time in three months

Jimmy Collins’ shop was burgled last Thursday, having been robbed on two consecutive weeks in November.

# gone - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Shock in Monaghan as Bose closure sees 140 jobs axed

The company had been manufacturing audio systems in Monaghan since 1978, but will wind down and cease operations in April.

# gone - Monday 5 January, 2015

The man due to run a new task force on the emergency department crisis has quit

Dr Tony O’Connell will return to Australia.

# gone - Monday 29 December, 2014

Q&A: What happened to missing AirAsia flight QZ8501?

The head of the search and rescue operation has said “the hypothesis is the plane is at the bottom of the sea”.

# gone - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

# gone - Thursday 20 November, 2014

# gone - Monday 3 November, 2014

Another English language college has closed

It is at least the eighth school to close in recent months.

Drogheda mayor left Fine Gael over Irish Water's 'cronyism, bonuses, allowances and privatisation'

Kevin Callan left the party over their handling of water charges.

# gone - Saturday 4 October, 2014

From The42 Sligo to replace Pat Flanagan over 'uncertainty' surrounding his future Gone

Sligo to replace Pat Flanagan over 'uncertainty' surrounding his future

The county board released a brief statement confirming his departure this morning.

# gone - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

US Secret Service chief resigns over security breaches

Julia Pierson had only taken up her post 18 months ago after a prostitution scandal erupted within the agency

# gone - Friday 26 September, 2014

Pope Francis fires bishop who promoted priest accused of sexual abuse

The bishop is the second the Pope has removed from office.

# gone - Friday 19 September, 2014

Alex Salmond is resigning as Scotland's First Minister

It follows defeat for the Yes side in the independence referendum overnight.

Enda's 'Personal intervention' led to Lucinda quitting Euro job

The former Europe Minister has resigned as EPP Vice President. It’s claimed the Taoiseach asked party bosses to remove her from the role earlier this summer.

# gone - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Irish Independent editor Claire Grady steps down after one year in the job INM

Irish Independent editor Claire Grady steps down after one year in the job

The former editor of The Herald is leaving INM with immediate effect.

# gone - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

The man in charge of restructuring credit unions has resigned after 14 months

Donal Coghlan is taking up an unspecified role in the private sector.

# gone - Monday 11 August, 2014

From The42 O'Brien steps down as Wexford football manager Gone

O'Brien steps down as Wexford football manager

The Westmeath native has been in charge less than two years.

# gone - Saturday 2 August, 2014

From The42 Dust off your CV as Leitrim are looking for another senior football manager Gone

Dust off your CV as Leitrim are looking for another senior football manager

Seán Hagan was only appointed in September 2013.

# gone - Friday 4 July, 2014

Clearing the way: Eamon Gilmore has officially resigned as Tánaiste

Joan Burton is set to be formally appointed later today.

# gone - Thursday 3 July, 2014

'How's my hair?': Quinn brings smiles and a bit of emotion as he departs on his own terms Departure This post contains videos

'How's my hair?': Quinn brings smiles and a bit of emotion as he departs on his own terms

The outgoing Education Minister pre-empted his likely demotion with his announcement yesterday.

# gone - Sunday 22 June, 2014

From The42 Offaly manager Emmet McDonnell steps down after Wicklow defeat Gone

Offaly manager Emmet McDonnell steps down after Wicklow defeat

The Westmeath native was in charge for less than two years.

# gone - Monday 2 June, 2014

The Spanish King is abdicating after 39 years on the throne

King Juan Carlos’s abdication brings an end to a 39-year reign that ushered in democracy but ended in a string of scandals.

# gone - Sunday 11 May, 2014

BBC DJ quits show over broadcast of N-word (in 82-year-old song)

David Lowe, who worked for BBC Devon, said he was asked to ‘fall on his sword’ after playing a 1932 version of ‘The Sun Has Got His Hat On’.

# gone - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

The most senior official in Michael Noonan's department has resigned

Finance Minister Michael Noonan said that it was with “great regret” that he accepted Moran’s resignation as secretary general of the Department of Finance this morning.

Explainer: Why Alan Shatter has resigned

Less than an hour before he resigned, Alan Shatter was taking questions in the Dáil. No-one fully expected him to resign this afternoon- but here’s why he did.

Profile: Who is John Moran?

A look back at the former Secretary-General’s life and times since joining Finance in 2012.

# gone - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Jeremy Paxman steps down as Newsnight presenter after 25 years

Paxman will present his last edition of the late-night news programme in June.

# gone - Monday 28 April, 2014

Hundreds of students left with questions after Eden College closes its doors in Dublin city centre

The English language school had lost its state accreditation in February.

# gone - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Police appeal after rare motorbike worth £45,000 stolen from car park

The bike had only travelled 200 miles in 14 years. Understandable, police have said that the owner is devastated.

# gone - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Angela Kerins and Frank Flannery are 'absolutely expected' to attend PAC next week

The Public Accounts Committee has discussed the latest developments at the Rehab Group, including the retirement of its CEO Angela Kerins, this morning.

# gone - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Mary Lou McDonald says Angela Kerins' stress was of her own making

Angela Kerins quit today, stating that the latest controversies had taken their toll on her family and the Rehab Group.

Angela Kerins quits her role as Rehab CEO

Kerins says that she is leaving because of “the toll that public controversy has taken on the Rehab Group and my own family”.