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# original - This year 2022

'It was very hard to see where I'd make it professionally in the 15s game'
# Original
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# Original

'It was very hard to see where I'd make it professionally in the 15s game'

Sep 17th 2022, 8:30 AM 19,153 Views 4 Comments

Mark Roche has gone from Bosnia in 2015 to a bronze medal at last weekend’s World Cup 7s.

# original - All time

EP President: If we get into debt and don't provide anything, we'll be stealing from future generations
# David Sassoli
# David Sassoli

EP President: If we get into debt and don't provide anything, we'll be stealing from future generations

Jul 7th 2020, 6:45 AM 10,953 Views 12 Comments

European Parlaiment President David Sassoli says he’s going to push for EU investment in opportunities for young people ahead of an EU financial package.

CityJet and Stobart Air asked government for six-month bailout to ensure their survival after Covid-19
# Aviation
# Aviation

CityJet and Stobart Air asked government for six-month bailout to ensure their survival after Covid-19

Jun 21st 2020, 7:00 AM 16,417 Views 18 Comments

The airlines accounted for over 13% of air traffic at Ireland’s airports before the pandemic.

Hiqa sent more than 170 complaints relating to Covid-19 in nursing homes during March and April
# Clusters
# Clusters

Hiqa sent more than 170 complaints relating to Covid-19 in nursing homes during March and April

May 25th 2020, 12:05 AM 17,992 Views 25 Comments

Many complainants raised concerns about social distancing and infection control measures in homes as the virus spread.

Masturbation, sex toys and multiple partners: Emails show how the HSE drafted its Covid-19 sex guidelines
# Let's Talk About Sex
# Let's Talk About Sex

Masturbation, sex toys and multiple partners: Emails show how the HSE drafted its Covid-19 sex guidelines

May 5th 2020, 12:05 AM 88,697 Views 41 Comments

The guidelines were drafted late in March after a radio interview by the HSE’s Chief Clinical Officer.

Copper Face Jacks, Tayto and Bohemians FC sent warning letters by Dublin City Council over murals
# Mural High Ground
# Mural High Ground

Copper Face Jacks, Tayto and Bohemians FC sent warning letters by Dublin City Council over murals

Mar 2nd 2020, 12:05 AM 98,078 Views 0 Comments

The council sent 35 letters under the Planning and Development Act in recent years.

Hyde and Seek creches at centre of controversy now hiring new staff
# Hyde And Seek
# Hyde And Seek

Hyde and Seek creches at centre of controversy now hiring new staff

Feb 19th 2020, 6:00 AM 22,752 Views 0 Comments

The company came to the nation’s attention last summer following an RTÉ Investigates piece on Prime Time.

Fianna Fáil mayors accepted invitations to controversial RIC event before later criticising it
# Dublin Castle
# Dublin Castle

Fianna Fáil mayors accepted invitations to controversial RIC event before later criticising it

Feb 19th 2020, 12:05 AM 42,508 Views 67 Comments

The commemoration was cancelled by the government after it proved controversial last month.

An Garda Síochána considered place for RUC in force's museum as part of Decade of Centenaries
# Dublin Castle
# Dublin Castle

An Garda Síochána considered place for RUC in force's museum as part of Decade of Centenaries

Feb 15th 2020, 10:00 PM 33,202 Views 55 Comments

The proposal was one of a number of considerations put forward by the force last year.

Motorist who got someone else to sit theory exam was caught after RSA staff recognised impersonator
# Driver Theory Test
# Driver Theory Test

Motorist who got someone else to sit theory exam was caught after RSA staff recognised impersonator

Jan 6th 2020, 12:05 AM 55,447 Views 50 Comments

The candidate was one of nine people who aroused suspicion during driver theory tests last year.

Fungus growth and odours from corpses: 2012 report outlined conditions at Waterford hospital to HSE
# Waterford
# Waterford

Fungus growth and odours from corpses: 2012 report outlined conditions at Waterford hospital to HSE

Jan 5th 2020, 9:30 PM 18,648 Views 18 Comments

The HSE approved €5.7 million in funding for a new mortuary earlier this year.

Charlie Flanagan asked OPW not to cull 20 Phoenix Park deer and to send them to Laois instead
# Charlie Flanagan
# Charlie Flanagan

Charlie Flanagan asked OPW not to cull 20 Phoenix Park deer and to send them to Laois instead

Dec 25th 2019, 11:00 PM 47,782 Views 48 Comments

The minister wanted to have the deer relocated to a 250-acre estate in Laois.

84 politicians clock up €14,820 in Dáil restaurant debt
# Settling Up
# Settling Up

84 politicians clock up €14,820 in Dáil restaurant debt

Dec 25th 2019, 10:00 PM 38,631 Views 69 Comments

The debt is allowed under a new credit policy for Oireachtas staff.

€2 million in funding for IVF and fertility treatment set to be announced by government
# Infertility
# Infertility

€2 million in funding for IVF and fertility treatment set to be announced by government

Dec 18th 2019, 9:00 PM 16,413 Views 21 Comments

One course of IVF treatment can cost between €4,000 and €4,500.

Controversial Oireachtas printer to cost the State over €2 million
# Oireachtas Printer
# Oireachtas Printer

Controversial Oireachtas printer to cost the State over €2 million

Dec 11th 2019, 11:24 AM 17,672 Views 66 Comments

The mistakes made were ‘honest mistakes’ the latest reports states.

'Heinous barbarism': Public urges Heritage Minister to introduce hare coursing ban
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

'Heinous barbarism': Public urges Heritage Minister to introduce hare coursing ban

Nov 30th 2019, 7:30 PM 21,393 Views 82 Comments

The sport sparked controversy following an RTÉ Investigates documentary in July.

New rules to ensure gift vouchers are valid for five years kick in on Monday
# Cyber Monday
# Cyber Monday

New rules to ensure gift vouchers are valid for five years kick in on Monday

Nov 29th 2019, 7:30 AM 14,914 Views 14 Comments

From next week, shoppers will be able to use more than one voucher per transaction.

Power failures and overheating cause long-term outages at Ireland's 'most important' weather radar
# Shannon
# Shannon

Power failures and overheating cause long-term outages at Ireland's 'most important' weather radar

Nov 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 20,531 Views 18 Comments

The Shannon Airport Rainfall Radar has been taken offline a number of times this year.

UK tribunal dismisses appeal against ruling that all NI citizens are automatically born British
# Emma DeSouza
# Emma DeSouza

UK tribunal dismisses appeal against ruling that all NI citizens are automatically born British

Nov 23rd 2019, 5:01 PM 49,224 Views 53 Comments

The tribunal made its initial ruling following an appeal by the Home Office in October.

Taoiseach's newspapers and embassy catering: hundreds of State contracts awarded outside official guidelines
# Procurement
# Procurement

Taoiseach's newspapers and embassy catering: hundreds of State contracts awarded outside official guidelines

Nov 20th 2019, 12:05 AM 26,907 Views 45 Comments

Millions has been spent on services procured on almost 350 occasions over a three-year period.

Anti-LGBT preacher banned from Ireland over 'abusive' views which were 'likely to stir up hatred'
# Steven Anderson
# Steven Anderson

Anti-LGBT preacher banned from Ireland over 'abusive' views which were 'likely to stir up hatred'

Nov 3rd 2019, 12:05 AM 53,201 Views 144 Comments

Steven Anderson was the first person to be issued with an exclusion order preventing him from entering Ireland.

OPW Brexit Unit begins consultation for Dublin Port inspection bays
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

OPW Brexit Unit begins consultation for Dublin Port inspection bays

Oct 23rd 2019, 6:43 PM 9,997 Views 6 Comments

A decision on the consultation with An Bord Pleanála is due by 28 February next year.

Government officials clashed over roles on regulating children's access to porn after Ana Kriegel trial
# Porn Block
# Porn Block

Government officials clashed over roles on regulating children's access to porn after Ana Kriegel trial

Oct 20th 2019, 12:05 AM 25,497 Views 0 Comments

Two departments claimed they weren’t responsible for monitoring the issue.

'It confirms our worst fears about privatisation': Half of Go-Ahead bus routes fail to meet punctuality targets
# Track Record
# Track Record

'It confirms our worst fears about privatisation': Half of Go-Ahead bus routes fail to meet punctuality targets

Oct 17th 2019, 12:05 AM 51,297 Views 119 Comments

The British-owned firm began operating 24 routes in Ireland in September 2018.

RTÉ accused of neglecting child safety in war of words with Tusla ahead of Hyde and Seek exposé
# Hyde And Seek
# Hyde And Seek

RTÉ accused of neglecting child safety in war of words with Tusla ahead of Hyde and Seek exposé

Oct 14th 2019, 12:05 AM 26,746 Views 32 Comments

The RTÉ documentary about the Hyde and Seek chain was broadcast on 24 July.

Upgrade works due to be completed at Direct Provision centre in July still haven't started
# Clondalkin Towers
# Clondalkin Towers

Upgrade works due to be completed at Direct Provision centre in July still haven't started

Oct 13th 2019, 6:30 AM 9,950 Views 7 Comments

Residents in Clondalkin Towers say they have been told that the works may not commence until next year.

Parents left in limbo after Tusla closes unregistered aftercare facility in south Dublin
# Childcare
# Childcare

Parents left in limbo after Tusla closes unregistered aftercare facility in south Dublin

Oct 10th 2019, 12:05 AM 40,146 Views 41 Comments

Dimples Creche in Sandyford has been forced to close its after-care from tomorrow.

Irish pronunciations and British royals cited as concerns during naming of 2019-20 winter storms
# Name Our Storms
# Name Our Storms

Irish pronunciations and British royals cited as concerns during naming of 2019-20 winter storms

Oct 5th 2019, 6:30 AM 27,887 Views 21 Comments

Emails released under the Freedom of Information Act show how this year’s storms were named.

'Our aim is to get people arrested': Climate activists gear up for week-long protest on streets of Dublin
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

'Our aim is to get people arrested': Climate activists gear up for week-long protest on streets of Dublin

Oct 4th 2019, 12:05 AM 32,735 Views 115 Comments

Protesters are planning to block roads and cause disruption around the capital next week.

'We're terrified the bulldozers will move in': Locals fight to save animal habitat in Dublin park
# Dodder Valley Park
# Dodder Valley Park

'We're terrified the bulldozers will move in': Locals fight to save animal habitat in Dublin park

Oct 3rd 2019, 1:19 PM 25,993 Views 86 Comments

New recreational facilities are set to be built in Dodder Valley Park.

'It is just pure anti-whiteism': NTA hit by complaints over anti-racism campaign
# FOI
# FOI

'It is just pure anti-whiteism': NTA hit by complaints over anti-racism campaign

Oct 3rd 2019, 12:05 AM 59,750 Views 261 Comments

In August, the NTA launched a week-long public campaign to highlight experiences of racism.

Phil Hogan is planning a trip to Washington to convince Donald Trump to work with the EU
# Trade Mission
# Trade Mission

Phil Hogan is planning a trip to Washington to convince Donald Trump to work with the EU

Oct 2nd 2019, 6:15 AM 8,694 Views 30 Comments

Hogan told RTÉ in recent weeks that he aimed “to get Mr Trump to see the error of his ways” on trade.

Why Brexiteers see the backstop as a 'non-story', 'irrelevant' and an EU trick
# Brexit Party
# Brexit Party

Why Brexiteers see the backstop as a 'non-story', 'irrelevant' and an EU trick

Sep 29th 2019, 12:05 AM 42,622 Views 60 Comments

The Irish government’s refusal to outline what a hard border would look like in a no-deal Brexit has caused confusion among Brexiteers.

Number of people stopped at the Northern Ireland land border and removed from the State is rising
# Immigration
# Immigration

Number of people stopped at the Northern Ireland land border and removed from the State is rising

Sep 26th 2019, 12:05 AM 69,520 Views 61 Comments

Gardaí say that the passport checks at the border are to fight organised crime, but NGOs say they’re more like immigration controls.

Chair of Brexit Party says Varadkar 'hijacked' the backstop issue, and that Irish border trade is 'irrelevant'
# Brexit
# Brexit

Chair of Brexit Party says Varadkar 'hijacked' the backstop issue, and that Irish border trade is 'irrelevant'

Sep 23rd 2019, 7:22 AM 47,518 Views 73 Comments

Richard Tice, an MEP for the East of England, also explained trade across the Northern Irish border by comparing it to a jar of Smarties.

Civil servants were told to look at replacing the Medical Card with the Public Services Card
# Transparency
# Transparency

Civil servants were told to look at replacing the Medical Card with the Public Services Card

Sep 22nd 2019, 12:05 AM 23,166 Views 73 Comments

As recently as June this year, the government was exploring this as a possibility.

Micheál Martin puts pressure on Fine Gael to include green policies in this year's Budget
# Interview
# Interview

Micheál Martin puts pressure on Fine Gael to include green policies in this year's Budget

Sep 17th 2019, 12:05 AM 13,022 Views 63 Comments

Martin wants the government to set a target for when it will be fossil-free.

Fine Gael minister awards highest level of money from government rural funding scheme to own constituency
# Clár Funding
# Clár Funding

Fine Gael minister awards highest level of money from government rural funding scheme to own constituency

Sep 15th 2019, 12:05 AM 51,327 Views 80 Comments

Mayo received over 10% of the total money awarded as part of the Clár funding scheme since 2016.

Palestinian politician to pursue defamation case against Facebook in Irish High Court
# Mohammed Dahlan
# Mohammed Dahlan

Palestinian politician to pursue defamation case against Facebook in Irish High Court

Sep 13th 2019, 12:05 AM 23,673 Views 0 Comments

Mohammed Dahlan’s lawyers have moved their focus from England to Ireland.

Life inside Ireland's disability services: Allegations of abusive staff and unexplained bruising
# HIQA
# HIQA

Life inside Ireland's disability services: Allegations of abusive staff and unexplained bruising

Sep 8th 2019, 10:00 PM 16,528 Views 13 Comments

The allegations are contained in documents released to TheJournal.ie under the Freedom of Information Act.

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