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# journalism - Thursday 2 May, 2013

11 stories which prove local newspapers are absolutely delightful
# Read All About It
From The Daily Edge
# Read All About It

11 stories which prove local newspapers are absolutely delightful

May 2nd 2013, 6:00 PM 22,824 Views 27 Comments

What would we do without stories involving ‘poo thieves’?

# journalism - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Column: ‘I thought I did everything right – so why have I ended up here?’
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: ‘I thought I did everything right – so why have I ended up here?’

Apr 18th 2013, 7:00 PM 1,283 Views 160 Comments

Aoife O’Connor has gone to college, got good results, borrowed money to get more qualifications by doing a postgrad, but she still finds herself with no job. Here she asks why she can’t catch a break?

# journalism - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Broadcasting Authority launches €30,000 community scheme
# Broadcasting
# Broadcasting

Broadcasting Authority launches €30,000 community scheme

Apr 10th 2013, 6:51 PM 4,428 Views 4 Comments

The scheme allows broadcastors to evaluate their services on issues like targeting the audience in their franchise area.

# journalism - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

International students flock to Greece to study crisis
# Greece
# Greece

International students flock to Greece to study crisis

Apr 9th 2013, 7:15 AM 4,597 Views 8 Comments

The country has become a case study for those studying economics, political science and journalism.

# journalism - Friday 8 March, 2013

Seven former 'Sunday Tribune' journalists receive redundancy pay
# Journalism
# Journalism

Seven former 'Sunday Tribune' journalists receive redundancy pay

Mar 8th 2013, 2:07 PM 8,066 Views 5 Comments

The newspaper claimed that the seven writers were freelancers, but the Labour Relations Commission found otherwise.

# journalism - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Six journalists arrested in fresh phone hacking probe
# NOTW
# NOTW

Six journalists arrested in fresh phone hacking probe

Feb 13th 2013, 10:29 AM 4,096 Views 7 Comments

Three men and three women are being questioned on suspicion of conspiracy to intercept phone messages.

# journalism - Sunday 6 January, 2013

Ireland's Deaf community feels neglected by media
# Deaf Community
# Deaf Community

Ireland's Deaf community feels neglected by media

Jan 6th 2013, 8:45 AM 9,235 Views 42 Comments

With over 92,000 people in Ireland who are Deaf or have a hearing disability, are we ignoring an large proportion of our society?

# journalism - Friday 4 January, 2013

Column: Social media has society in a panic. What does that tell us?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Social media has society in a panic. What does that tell us?

Jan 4th 2013, 7:00 PM 419 Views 80 Comments

There is a political lesson behind the widespread condemnations of social media, writes Gavan Titley.

# journalism - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Al-Jazeera buys struggling US cable channel, launches push into America
# News Media
# News Media

Al-Jazeera buys struggling US cable channel, launches push into America

Jan 3rd 2013, 9:10 AM 6,054 Views 22 Comments

The international broadcaster has bought Current TV in a deal aimed at allowing it to expand in the US market.

# journalism - Friday 28 December, 2012

Burma to allow daily private newspapers
# Burma
# Burma

Burma to allow daily private newspapers

Dec 28th 2012, 10:30 AM 2,282 Views 2 Comments

It will be the first time since 1964 that non-state media will be allowed to publish news in the country.

# journalism - Thursday 27 December, 2012

US newspaper publishes map showing gun owners' names and addresses
# Journalism
# Journalism

US newspaper publishes map showing gun owners' names and addresses

Dec 27th 2012, 12:11 PM 11,560 Views 47 Comments

The New York newspaper published the names and addresses of people who are licensed to own guns across two counties in the state – but were they right to do it?

# journalism - Monday 10 December, 2012

New editor named for RTÉ Investigations Unit
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

New editor named for RTÉ Investigations Unit

Dec 10th 2012, 4:27 PM 6,143 Views 8 Comments

Paul Maguire, who won awards for his Prime Time Investigates reports, is to take over new section.

# journalism - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

The Guardian's "Three Little Pigs" tops Adweek's best ad list for 2012
# Advertising
# Advertising

The Guardian's "Three Little Pigs" tops Adweek's best ad list for 2012

Nov 28th 2012, 6:09 PM 8,670 Views 4 Comments

The advertisement uses the children’s story to illustrate the evolution of a news story and public engagement in the news.

# journalism - Monday 12 November, 2012

BBC showed 'basic' journalistic failings in abuse story
# BBC
# BBC

BBC showed 'basic' journalistic failings in abuse story

Nov 12th 2012, 9:58 PM 4,899 Views 11 Comments

An internal investigation at the BBC has found “basic” journalistic failures in a news report which wrongly accused a senior politician of child abuse.

# journalism - Friday 2 November, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added Mr Burns endorsing Romney
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Mr Burns endorsing Romney

Nov 2nd 2012, 8:05 PM 11,589 Views 3 Comments

Here’s all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

TheJournal.ie and TheScore.ie scoop three awards
# Gong Gong Gong
# Gong Gong Gong

TheJournal.ie and TheScore.ie scoop three awards

Nov 2nd 2012, 11:42 AM 9,646 Views 43 Comments

eircom Spiders call TheJournal.ie Best Mobile App 2012; Irish Web Awards make us their Best Web-Only Publication and TheScore.ie their Best Sports Site. Aw shucks.

# journalism - Sunday 28 October, 2012

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting
# Writing
From The42
# Writing

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting

Oct 28th 2012, 9:10 AM 1,340 Views 0 Comments

Lance, Keane and Frankel. Get the kettle on and your feet up… here’s some of our favourite writing form the past week.

# journalism - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

George Lee joins Prime Time as part of RTÉ News shake-up
# Ch-ch-ch-changes
# Ch-ch-ch-changes

George Lee joins Prime Time as part of RTÉ News shake-up

Oct 24th 2012, 12:50 PM 12,568 Views 43 Comments

RTE has announced a range of changes to its current affairs programmes – including a new focus on investigative work.

# journalism - Monday 22 October, 2012

Read all about it: Superman quits journalism
# Late Extra
# Late Extra

Read all about it: Superman quits journalism

Oct 22nd 2012, 9:42 PM 12,470 Views 30 Comments

Clark Kent quits the Daily Planet, citing frustration with its new conglomerate owners, in a new Superman out this week.

# journalism - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Interview: How I know human decency trumps politics – Fr Brian D’Arcy
# Read Me
# Read Me

Interview: How I know human decency trumps politics – Fr Brian D’Arcy

Oct 21st 2012, 7:30 PM 143 Views 41 Comments

Priest and journalist Father Brian D’Arcy discusses how politics and religion were always intertwined in his life, even as a young boy.

# journalism - Friday 12 October, 2012

Prime Time was "fair, impartial" on Quinn family
# Broadcasting
# Broadcasting

Prime Time was "fair, impartial" on Quinn family

Oct 12th 2012, 6:30 AM 6,581 Views 6 Comments

BAI publishes its reasons for rejecting Quinns’ allegations of bias and factual inaccuracy against RTÉ current affairs show.

# journalism - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Business journalist awards call for entries
# Media
# Media

Business journalist awards call for entries

Sep 11th 2012, 10:20 AM 2,209 Views 3 Comments

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School awards have €1,000 prize for each winner in six categories.

# journalism - Monday 10 September, 2012

RTÉ's London editor Brian O'Connell to leave broadcaster
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ's London editor Brian O'Connell to leave broadcaster

Sep 10th 2012, 7:51 PM 23,308 Views 36 Comments

The well-known face of RTÉ’s London office will leave the State broadcaster when the office closes next week, he said on Twitter this evening.

# journalism - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Cosmo editor-in-chief and 'Sex and the Single Girl' author dies
# RIP
# RIP

Cosmo editor-in-chief and 'Sex and the Single Girl' author dies

Aug 14th 2012, 8:37 AM 3,810 Views 2 Comments

Helen Gurley Brown has died in New York at the age of 90. She has been described as a legend and an icon.

# journalism - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

British hacking police arrest journalist and policeman in dawn raid
# Hacking
# Hacking

British hacking police arrest journalist and policeman in dawn raid

Aug 7th 2012, 1:28 PM 2,460 Views 1 Comment

The pair were arrested over the suspected bribery of a police officer.

# journalism - Saturday 4 August, 2012

"Are smart kids misrepresented in the media? Definitely."
# Gifted Kids
# Gifted Kids

"Are smart kids misrepresented in the media? Definitely."

Aug 4th 2012, 9:15 AM 10,824 Views 30 Comments

Thousands of academically above-average students attend the Centre for Talented Youth every year. Here, three teenagers explain what it means to them.

# journalism - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

IMF representative in hot water over threat to Greek newspaper
# IMF
# IMF

IMF representative in hot water over threat to Greek newspaper

Jul 18th 2012, 11:30 AM 3,943 Views 10 Comments

A Greek newspaper which reported an increase in public servants was threatened by a senior IMF representative that it would have official information withheld in future.

# journalism - Monday 16 July, 2012

Viewers turning to YouTube as news source – study
# YouTube
# YouTube

Viewers turning to YouTube as news source – study

Jul 16th 2012, 2:50 PM 3,377 Views 8 Comments

The Japanese earthquake and tsunami was the most viewed news event during the 15-month study.

# journalism - Friday 6 July, 2012

The future of journalism: What Irish media bosses are saying
# Media
# Media

The future of journalism: What Irish media bosses are saying

Jul 6th 2012, 7:30 AM 3,552 Views 11 Comments

Figures from RTÉ, TheJournal.ie, The Irish Times and Silicon Republic on the challenges – and innovations – lying ahead for digital news journalism.

# journalism - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jun 24th 2012, 11:00 AM 51 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# journalism - Friday 25 May, 2012

Column: How the news industry is missing the point
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: How the news industry is missing the point

May 25th 2012, 7:00 AM 41 Views 31 Comments

News organisations have lost their way. Why? Because they’ve forgotten what business they’re in, writes Dylan Collins.

# journalism - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

May 20th 2012, 11:00 AM 83 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# journalism - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

BAI considering proposals over introduction of register of journalists' interest
# Media
# Media

BAI considering proposals over introduction of register of journalists' interest

May 16th 2012, 6:45 AM 917 Views 1 Comment

Broadcast personnel with an editorial role in news and current affairs may have to provide details of financial and commercial relationships.

# journalism - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Blackmail and night-vision pics: George Michael shares his NotW experiences
# George Michael
From The Daily Edge
# George Michael

Blackmail and night-vision pics: George Michael shares his NotW experiences

May 9th 2012, 3:52 PM 2,851 Views 3 Comments

The singer criticised the authorities for failing to “genuinely prosecute” journalists who break the law.

# journalism - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Al Jazeera closes Beijing bureau after reporter expelled from China
# Tensions
# Tensions

Al Jazeera closes Beijing bureau after reporter expelled from China

May 8th 2012, 11:06 AM 1,149 Views 3 Comments

It is the first time in 14 years that a foreign journalist has been kicked out of China.

# journalism - Friday 4 May, 2012

RTÉ fined €200k over breaches of broadcasting regulations in Mission to Prey
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ fined €200k over breaches of broadcasting regulations in Mission to Prey

May 4th 2012, 6:17 PM 2,358 Views 9 Comments

A BAI report is heavily critical of the procedures followed by the programme makers who libelled Fr Kevin Reynolds and RTÉ on whole over a programme broadcast nearly a year ago.

# journalism - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

'Vital' role of journalists stressed ahead of World Press Freedom Day
# Press Freedom
# Press Freedom

'Vital' role of journalists stressed ahead of World Press Freedom Day

May 2nd 2012, 6:03 PM 1,311 Views 9 Comments

The National Union of Journalists and Amnesty International Ireland joined together today to remember journalists who have been killed during the course of their work.

# journalism - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Murdoch: Fallout from hacking scandal 'changed my entire company'
# Leveson
# Leveson

Murdoch: Fallout from hacking scandal 'changed my entire company'

Apr 26th 2012, 6:29 PM 1,639 Views 4 Comments

The 81-year-old tells Leveson: “I failed, and I’m sorry about it,” adding later: “We are now a new company altogether.”

# journalism - Monday 23 April, 2012

Channel 4 news team deported from Bahrain
# Bahrain
# Bahrain

Channel 4 news team deported from Bahrain

Apr 23rd 2012, 8:37 AM 2,608 Views 5 Comments

The F1 event is over, but the controversy continues as news team deported on race day for operating without accreditation.

# journalism - Thursday 19 April, 2012

TV3 chief: We couldn't afford to make mistake like Mission to Prey
# Journalism
# Journalism

TV3 chief: We couldn't afford to make mistake like Mission to Prey

Apr 19th 2012, 12:47 PM 4,426 Views 18 Comments

David McRedmond says his station wouldn’t have made libel because “we couldn’t afford a settlement” like that given by RTÉ to Fr Kevin Reynolds.