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# newspapers - Saturday 28 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge The 13 most beautifully Irish newspaper items of 2013 Extra Extra

The 13 most beautifully Irish newspaper items of 2013

It’s been quite a year.

# newspapers - Monday 18 November, 2013

Dermot Desmond to significantly increase share in INM

Desmond will increase his ownership from 6.4 per cent to 15 per cent as the company announced that it is to raise €40 million from investors.

# newspapers - Friday 15 November, 2013

A US paper that called the 1863 Gettysburg address 'silly' has issued a retraction

On President Lincoln’s iconic speech, The Patriot-News of Harrisburg said yesterday that, “In the fullness of time, we have come to a different conclusion”.

# newspapers - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Communicorp's Lucy Gaffney: There was too much fat in INM

Chairwoman of Communicorp and board member of INM and Digicel also says that her boss Denis O’Brien is “demanding” but “not ruthless”.

# newspapers - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Mail on Sunday apologises to Ed Miliband

A Mail on Sunday reporter sneaked in to a memorial service for the British Labour Party leader’s uncle.

# newspapers - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

The Bank Guarantee on the front pages 5 Years On This post contains images

The Bank Guarantee on the front pages

Take yourself back five years.

# newspapers - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

From The42 Why Rio Ferdinand's creation of football's answer to the Oscars is a bad idea Analysis

Why Rio Ferdinand's creation of football's answer to the Oscars is a bad idea

If you thought the Premier League’s obsession with self-regard had come to an end, think again.

# newspapers - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Why are people refusing to read the Daily Mail today? Dontreadthedailymail

Why are people refusing to read the Daily Mail today?

#dontreadthedailymail has been trending on Twitter.

# newspapers - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Irish Times takes 9 per cent hit as newspaper sales tumble

Figures show almost one in eight copies of the Irish Independent is not actively purchased, as paper sales fall across the board.

# newspapers - Sunday 11 August, 2013

Walsh on false sex assault story: "It was like print and be damned"

The pop impresario said that he still reads newspapers – but he wonders if what is in them is true.

# newspapers - Sunday 23 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge 23 glorious items from local newspapers In Other News

23 glorious items from local newspapers

Community reporting at its finest.

# newspapers - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Group buys Sunday Business Post for €750,000

Former Daily Star chief executive and capital firm Key Capital plan to invest €1.2 million in the ailing newspaper.

# newspapers - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Sun reporter, prison officer charged in British bribery probe

Journalist Nick Parker faces three counts of conspiracy to commit misconduct over alleged payments to a prison officer and police officer.

# newspapers - Thursday 6 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge 25 newspaper and magazine blunders that are unintentionally hilarious Corrections Dept

# newspapers - Friday 31 May, 2013

New broadcasting charge won’t be used to save ailing newspapers Exclusive

Pat Rabbitte says the replacement for the TV licence needs to ensure minimal standards for RTÉ, and can’t save other media.

# newspapers - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Column: I'm a pro-choice TD and I’ve never pretended to be anything else

Labour TD Anne Ferris says a Sunday Independent article ‘revealing’ her beliefs about abortion is irrelevant because she has gone on public record expressing her pro-choice beliefs.

Labour TD says newspaper 'sting' job on abortion beliefs was intended to mislead

A Sunday newspaper published transcripts from taped conversations between Anne Ferris and another Labour TD regarding their views on abortion legislation – but Ferris says the supposed ‘sting’ adds nothing new to her public position on the matter.

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

11 stories which prove local newspapers are absolutely delightful

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

# newspapers - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Column: Decisions in the family courts will be open to scrutiny now the veil has been lifted

Until now, family court proceedings have been heard ‘in camera’ but new legislation will bring more transparency – and more confidence – to the system, writes solicitor Emma Heron.

# newspapers - Monday 8 April, 2013

Loved and loathed: UK newspapers highlight Thatcher divide (Updated)

In its subhead, the Daily Mirror asks: “So should she really be given a ceremonial funeral like Princess Diana?”

# newspapers - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Myanmar prepares for new era of uncensored daily newspapers

Burmese law will change from tomorrow – ending a regime where only state-run papers were allowed to issue daily editions.

# newspapers - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Interim examiner appointed to 'Sunday Business Post' newspaper

Mick McAteer of Grant Thornton is tasked with finding a viable business plan for the paper, which employs 76 people.

Examiner to be appointed to Sunday Business Post

The newspaper will apply to the courts for examinership later today.

# newspapers - Monday 25 February, 2013

NY Times to rebrand Herald Tribune in its own image

The 125-year-old offshoot of the defunct New York Herald Tribune will be rechristened sometime this fall as the ‘International New York Times’.

# newspapers - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Newspapers record falls in circulation in second half of 2012

Every national title recorded a drop in its average circulation, though some fared better than others.

# newspapers - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

Front Pages: South Africa's papers report Pistorius case

As there are no trial juries in South Africa, papers are not fearful of prejudicing proceedings.

# newspapers - Monday 28 January, 2013

Retail sales fell slightly in December - CSO

The volume of retail sales fell by 0.1 per cent in December but figures show an increase when motor trades are excluded.

# newspapers - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Here's how the world reacted to the Kerry drink-driving story

The story of how Kerry County Council voted for a plan to allow rural drivers to have ‘two or three drinks’ has made a lot of headlines today. Here’s just a sample.

# newspapers - Saturday 12 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge This is the week's news... skewed Not The News

This is the week's news... skewed

Breaking via The Mire wire: Tinfoil hats to protect against interweb; abortion floodgates ‘like Guinness at The Gathering’; James Reilly a mystery to the Troika.

# newspapers - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Column: Ireland’s relationship with Britain has moved on. Let’s not fall back

We should be over our outrage at petty jibes by now, writes John Verling. Both countries have grown up.

# newspapers - Sunday 6 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge This is the week's news... skewed Not The News

This is the week's news... skewed

Breaking via The Mire wire: Employed people get the Pat Kenny jitters; newspapers to save the interweb; Irish people want to be Swiss.

# newspapers - Saturday 5 January, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added signs your childhood is over (sorry)

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Oireachtas to question newspapers over 'paying for linking'

Labour TD Seán Kenny is asking the National Newspapers of Ireland (NNI) to appear before an Oireachtas committee to explain its stance on linking.

# newspapers - Friday 4 January, 2013

NNI: No objection to newspaper content "being used for personal use"

Statement from National Newspapers of Ireland does reiterate stance that “display and transmission of links does constitute an infringement of copyright” unless for personal use.

Column: Newspapers are seeking to outlaw the free exchange of ideas

Solicitor Simon McGarr writes on Women’s Aid, NNI and newspaper linking – an issue you can read about pretty much everywhere, except for in a newspaper.

# newspapers - Friday 21 December, 2012

Irish Independent scraps broadsheet edition

From now on, the Irish Independent newspaper will be available in compact format only.

# newspapers - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Budget 2013: How today's front pages reacted Budget 2013 This post contains images

Budget 2013: How today's front pages reacted

From respite care to maternity benefit to PRSI, today’s newspapers saw Budget 2013 as a broad hit on many groups in society.

# newspapers - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Column: Could Leveson affect press freedom in Ireland?

Leveson’s recommendations on data protection have been largely overlooked – but could have serious implications even here, writes Seamus Dooley.

# newspapers - Saturday 17 November, 2012

What media could you not do without? Information This post contains a poll

What media could you not do without?

A university experiment put students on a 48-hour “fast” from all types of media.

# newspapers - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Indian government expresses 'concern' over Savita's death

A spokesman in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs says the Indian embassy in Dublin is “following the matter closely”.