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Ryanair and pilot's union to meet on Tuesday, just one day ahead of proposed strike
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Ryanair and pilot's union to meet on Tuesday, just one day ahead of proposed strike

Dec 17th 2017, 5:16 PM 8,832 Views 48 Comments

Ryanair management confirmed on Friday that it would break with its longstanding policy and give pilot unions recognition as official organisations.

Ryanair strike to go ahead unless airline management meets with union
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Ryanair strike to go ahead unless airline management meets with union

Dec 16th 2017, 3:58 PM 12,860 Views 35 Comments

The dispute centres around employe conditions, with pilots asking that they be allowed to negotiate using unions, and Ryanair refusing to recognise unions.

'I'm CJ Stander and I'm the captain now': Munster back-row buoyed by new experience
# Impact
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# Impact

'I'm CJ Stander and I'm the captain now': Munster back-row buoyed by new experience

Nov 20th 2017, 3:00 PM 30,829 Views 12 Comments

Saturday put Stander on Ireland’s bench for the first time in his 17 Tests, and he captained the side as they forced a win over Fiji.

Special needs assistants vote overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action
# Impact
# Impact

Special needs assistants vote overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action

Oct 14th 2017, 4:22 PM 16,781 Views 17 Comments

A total of 97% of members voted in favour of the action.

Ex-Liverpool youngster's glittering cameo inspires Bournemouth's first Premier League points of season
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Ex-Liverpool youngster's glittering cameo inspires Bournemouth's first Premier League points of season

Sep 15th 2017, 10:16 PM 11,316 Views 5 Comments

Jordon Ibe thrived, as the Cherries eventually unlocked their defensively stubborn opponents.

Galway supersub Padraic Cunningham scores just seconds after being introduced against Bohs
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Galway supersub Padraic Cunningham scores just seconds after being introduced against Bohs

Sep 1st 2017, 10:56 PM 3,528 Views 1 Comment

The teams played out a 1-1 draw but it’s not much use to the Tribesmen who remain four points from safety.

How Daryl Murphy put aside bad news at club level to produce his most influential display in a green jersey
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

How Daryl Murphy put aside bad news at club level to produce his most influential display in a green jersey

Jun 13th 2017, 6:30 AM 11,913 Views 7 Comments

The Newcastle star made a big impact after being introduced in the second half against Austria.

Ireland's Cillian Sheridan scores winner for Polish title contenders
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Ireland's Cillian Sheridan scores winner for Polish title contenders

Apr 3rd 2017, 1:24 PM 9,387 Views 9 Comments

The Cavan native’s penalty took Jagiellonia Bialystok to the top of the Ekstraklasa table.

Watch: Bastian Schweinsteiger scores 17 minutes into his MLS debut
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Watch: Bastian Schweinsteiger scores 17 minutes into his MLS debut

Apr 1st 2017, 9:12 PM 8,648 Views 3 Comments

Talk about an impact.

Schmidt puts paid to 'flawed theory' that late O'Mahony inclusion was tactical
# Pom
From The42
# Pom

Schmidt puts paid to 'flawed theory' that late O'Mahony inclusion was tactical

Mar 18th 2017, 9:30 PM 21,948 Views 11 Comments

The Ireland head coach confirmed a hamstring injury for Jamie Heaslip.

Dublin Fire Brigade 2-day strike called off as unions agree to meet council
# Sort It Out
# Sort It Out

Dublin Fire Brigade 2-day strike called off as unions agree to meet council

Mar 8th 2017, 5:46 PM 7,188 Views 8 Comments

Lord Mayor Brendan Carr intervened directly to facilitate the upcoming discussions.

Watch: Daryl Horgan scores his first goal in English football
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Watch: Daryl Horgan scores his first goal in English football

Feb 12th 2017, 1:45 PM 12,906 Views 9 Comments

Aiden McGeady also impressed for Preston, scoring a brilliant brace.

Watch: Oscar starts to repay €60 million fee with goal on competitive debut
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Watch: Oscar starts to repay €60 million fee with goal on competitive debut

Feb 7th 2017, 4:24 PM 6,708 Views 7 Comments

The former Chelsea playmaker opened the scoring against Sukhothai, with Shanghai SIPG running out 3-0 winners.

A year on from his Ireland debut, CJ Stander thriving by playing on instinct
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

A year on from his Ireland debut, CJ Stander thriving by playing on instinct

Jan 31st 2017, 6:38 PM 7,232 Views 21 Comments

The Munster man has made himself an essential component of “the most competitive position in the whole team”.

'It was an outstanding 35 seconds': Haskell's long-awaited return short-lived after head collision
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

'It was an outstanding 35 seconds': Haskell's long-awaited return short-lived after head collision

Jan 9th 2017, 12:01 AM 8,327 Views 3 Comments

The England flanker had been out for seven months after reconstructive surgery.

'I was a happy-go-lucky guy before the assault but now I'd describe my life as hell'
# On The Rise
# On The Rise

'I was a happy-go-lucky guy before the assault but now I'd describe my life as hell'

Sep 12th 2016, 10:32 AM 27,984 Views 37 Comments

Gardaí have launched a public awareness campaign to reduce assaults.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has just scored 4 minutes into his Man United debut
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has just scored 4 minutes into his Man United debut

Jul 30th 2016, 6:50 PM 14,521 Views 33 Comments

The summer signing is making his first appearance for the club in his native Sweden this evening.

Strike planned at juvenile detention centre over safety concerns
# Oberstown
# Oberstown

Strike planned at juvenile detention centre over safety concerns

May 25th 2016, 9:59 PM 9,886 Views 43 Comments

Unions say care workers are at risk of assaults in their jobs every day.

"At the moment, court is a very frightening place for a child" - young victims in Ireland's legal system
# Victims' Rights
# Victims' Rights

"At the moment, court is a very frightening place for a child" - young victims in Ireland's legal system

May 24th 2016, 6:15 AM 7,771 Views 1 Comment

A case of severe child abuse that recently passed through the courts showed some of the provisions in place to help protect minors.

JobBridge is officially to be scrapped, but what will replace it?
# Bridge Of Sighs
# Bridge Of Sighs

JobBridge is officially to be scrapped, but what will replace it?

May 22nd 2016, 4:34 PM 34,691 Views 94 Comments

The oft-controversial internship scheme is to be discontinued by new social protection minister Leo Varadkar.

Ireland's most dangerous homes: 'The wood of the balcony crumbled like Weetabix'
# Celtic Tiger
# Celtic Tiger

Ireland's most dangerous homes: 'The wood of the balcony crumbled like Weetabix'

May 16th 2016, 3:15 PM 35,346 Views 25 Comments

A new documentary questions the safety of homes built in the Celtic Tiger era.

"We don’t want that to be normal for our kids - to see guards in balaclavas with machine guns"
# Gangland Shootings
# Gangland Shootings

"We don’t want that to be normal for our kids - to see guards in balaclavas with machine guns"

May 1st 2016, 7:00 AM 44,374 Views 72 Comments

In the aftermath of the gangland shootings, the community in Dublin’s inner city is looking for change.

Give money to charity? Here's what kind of aid actually works
# Impact
# Impact

Give money to charity? Here's what kind of aid actually works

Sep 22nd 2015, 7:02 PM 23,006 Views 26 Comments

A Dublin University is investigating further.

Henderson coming of age to underline Schmidt's backing at World Cup
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Henderson coming of age to underline Schmidt's backing at World Cup

Sep 19th 2015, 5:05 PM 7,331 Views 25 Comments

The 23-year-old lock was superb for Ireland against a weak Canada team.

Pedro enjoys a dream start to life at Chelsea
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Pedro enjoys a dream start to life at Chelsea

Aug 23rd 2015, 2:03 PM 8,901 Views 35 Comments

However, it’s been far from plain sailing for Jose Mourinho’s men, who have endured a disappointing start to the season.

Slammin' Sam Burgess produced a pair of huge hits on his England debut
# First Cap
From The42
# First Cap

Slammin' Sam Burgess produced a pair of huge hits on his England debut

Aug 16th 2015, 12:44 PM 7,175 Views 9 Comments

The former rugby league star was also yellow carded at Twickenham.

Are you a hoarder? New study finds four different kinds of hoarder personalities
# So Many Things
# So Many Things

Are you a hoarder? New study finds four different kinds of hoarder personalities

Aug 3rd 2015, 2:00 PM 19,644 Views 26 Comments

Over one fifth of Irish adults considering their mum to be a hoarder.

Astronauts had to hide from space junk that threatened to hit the ISS
# Gravity
# Gravity

Astronauts had to hide from space junk that threatened to hit the ISS

Jul 16th 2015, 7:54 PM 10,568 Views 15 Comments

It was a bit of an emergency situation.

Britain could leave the EU as early as next year
# Farewell Kiss
# Farewell Kiss

Britain could leave the EU as early as next year

May 12th 2015, 3:30 PM 16,948 Views 93 Comments

Prime Minister David Cameron is allegedly already putting plans in motion to bring forward an in/out referendum by a year.

A British exit from the EU could spell disaster for the Irish economy
# Don't Go
# Don't Go

A British exit from the EU could spell disaster for the Irish economy

Apr 15th 2015, 12:00 PM 18,665 Views 115 Comments

Could a ‘Brexit’ be even worse news for us than it is for them?

Snapshot: Paul O'Connell lined out for Ireland 'A' opposite the greatest bench of all time
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From The42
# Impact

Snapshot: Paul O'Connell lined out for Ireland 'A' opposite the greatest bench of all time

Mar 11th 2015, 2:26 PM 13,777 Views 11 Comments

You’d be tempted to throw them on well before the 60 minute mark.

'Why is it so hard to see black and blue?: The Dress takes on domestic violence
# Overlooked
# Overlooked

'Why is it so hard to see black and blue?: The Dress takes on domestic violence

Mar 6th 2015, 3:22 PM 29,290 Views 28 Comments

Salvation Army is using the now iconic dress in an awareness campaign.

IAG is a 'predator hovering over Aer Lingus'
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

IAG is a 'predator hovering over Aer Lingus'

Jan 29th 2015, 3:55 PM 12,302 Views 86 Comments

The Transport Committee has been told that selling Aer Lingus share would ‘devastate’ Ireland’s economy and connectivity

Budget 2015 made rich people richer and poor people poorer
# Income
# Income

Budget 2015 made rich people richer and poor people poorer

Dec 12th 2014, 7:00 AM 8,840 Views 73 Comments

An ESRI report also found that contrary to popular belief the ‘squeezed middle’ has not been hardest hit in recent years.

Union insists no plans for Christmas strike as Aer Lingus cabin crew vote on action
# Christmas
# Christmas

Union insists no plans for Christmas strike as Aer Lingus cabin crew vote on action

Nov 30th 2014, 3:39 PM 8,278 Views 19 Comments

Impact has issued a new ballot on industrial action following legal advice.

Is this the fastest ever red card? Substitute gets sent-off 17 seconds after coming on
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Is this the fastest ever red card? Substitute gets sent-off 17 seconds after coming on

Nov 22nd 2014, 3:00 PM 6,696 Views 2 Comments

Perth Glory’s Ruben Zadkovich took having an early bath to an all new level.

Joan Burton heckled at trade union meeting on homelessness
# Impact
# Impact

Joan Burton heckled at trade union meeting on homelessness

Sep 20th 2014, 4:00 PM 9,840 Views 33 Comments

The meeting today also heard from Fr Peter McVerry and focused on practical solutions to the homelessness crisis.

Dunnes Stores workers' case set for the Labour Court
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

Dunnes Stores workers' case set for the Labour Court

Aug 25th 2014, 4:29 PM 17,531 Views 24 Comments

This comes after continued refusal from the retailer to engage with trade union representatives.

Union welcomes Howlin's plans to slowly reverse public sector pay cuts
# FEMPI
# FEMPI

Union welcomes Howlin's plans to slowly reverse public sector pay cuts

Aug 9th 2014, 8:44 PM 27,440 Views 180 Comments

Impact said that the move is welcome, and agreed that it should be a gradual process.

Workers at five mid-west hospitals are refusing to cooperate with their manager
# Action
# Action

Workers at five mid-west hospitals are refusing to cooperate with their manager

Jul 22nd 2014, 10:18 AM 11,260 Views 28 Comments

It’s part of a dispute over the manager’s pay.