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# 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 8,038 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 4,084 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 9,055 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 395 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 6,052 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 2,272 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 11,540 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 6,099 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 8,655 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 4,894 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 11,579 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 9,620 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 1,331 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 12,541 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 12,457 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 116 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 6,567 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 2,200 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 22,947 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 3,798 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 2,443 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 10,717 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 3,935 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 3,368 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 3,542 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 38 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 21 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 71 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 915 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 2,830 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 1,141 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 2,323 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 1,296 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 1,627 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 2,596 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 4,407 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.

# journalism - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Prime Time Investigates doc wins international TV award
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

Prime Time Investigates doc wins international TV award

Apr 18th 2012, 5:44 PM 5,129 Views 4 Comments

Exposé on counterfeit cigarette trade in Ireland given Gold World Medal in investigative news programme category in New York.

# journalism - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Alan Shatter statement: I am not participating in INM agenda
# Alan Shatter
# Alan Shatter

Alan Shatter statement: I am not participating in INM agenda

Apr 12th 2012, 3:59 PM 2,971 Views 34 Comments

Full statement released by Justice Minister says there is an “unethical media project” to “condemn” or imply “guilt by association” with Michael Lowry – and that it has echoes of McCarthyism in the 1950s.

# journalism - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

RTE brought in new journalism guidelines today - what's in them?
# Standards
# Standards

RTE brought in new journalism guidelines today - what's in them?

Apr 3rd 2012, 10:27 PM 3,882 Views 15 Comments

RTE editorial staff will be trained in the new guidelines, including how they should use social media and the internet in their reporting.

What happens to the rest of the 'A Mission To Prey' crew?
# Prime Time Investigates
# Prime Time Investigates

What happens to the rest of the 'A Mission To Prey' crew?

Apr 3rd 2012, 6:14 PM 4,969 Views 5 Comments

Noel Curran, Director General of RTÉ, has said that the movement of two senior execs was voluntary and that an independent external board is still investigating other personnell in ‘A Mission to Prey’ debacle.