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# prime-time - Thursday 22 October, 2020

RTÉ apologises to Declan Ganley over Prime Time programme broadcast 12 years ago

No other details of the settlement were aired in open court.

# prime-time - Friday 11 September, 2020

Pubs in parts of Dublin with coronavirus outbreaks should not reopen, says expert

A further 196 cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Ireland yesterday, with 107 of those in Dublin.

# prime-time - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

'It just beggars belief': Head of road safety group says questions remain over Cowen drink driving ban

The Agriculture Minister served a three-month driving ban in 2016 after being caught drink-driving.

# prime-time - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

'Some people may be snobbish': Leo Varadkar defends using Mean Girls quote in his Covid speech

Varadkar also cautioned about lifting air travel restrictions during the interview.

# prime-time - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

'Belt and braces approach': Taoiseach says tighter monitoring of anyone entering Ireland is needed

It was confirmed earlier today that licenced festivals and concerts will not go ahead until September at the earliest.

# prime-time - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

'It'd be like asking John Delaney to take over the FAI again': The key points from the RTÉ debate

It was the final time the three debated before Saturday’s election.

# prime-time - Monday 3 February, 2020

Mary Lou McDonald to appear in RTÉ party leaders' debate

The decision came after a meeting of the RTÉ Election Steering Group.

# prime-time - Friday 1 November, 2019

Sean Quinn says those threatening QIH 'not doing it in my name' and urges them to 'cease immediately'

Quinn made the comments after further threats to QIH directors were made this week.

# prime-time - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Family speak of anger over daughter's killer being granted escorted day release

Peter Whelan murdered 19-year-old Nichola Sweeney on 7 April 2002.

# prime-time - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Three complaints about RTÉ Prime Time's report on transgender issues rejected by BAI

One complainant argued the programme was “harmful to transgender people”.

# prime-time - Thursday 25 July, 2019

'Our trust has been betrayed': Hyde and Seek parents speak out after RTÉ Investigates programme

Meanwhile, Hyde and Seek it had taken steps to deal with “urgent issues” highlighted in the RTÉ programme last night.

# prime-time - Thursday 11 July, 2019

'My mam deserves justice': Daughter of Irene White appeals to public for information

“The ultimate goal would be to have [the mastermind] before the courts and charged,” Jennifer McBride told RTÉ’s Prime Time.

# prime-time - Monday 20 May, 2019

Ireland South debate: Carbon tax and EU army dominate as nine candidates battle it out ahead of Friday's vote

Nine candidates took part in the Sunday night debate on RTÉ One.

# prime-time - Friday 1 February, 2019

From The42 'There's something in your heart that tells you that you're not ready to give it up' Prime Time

'There's something in your heart that tells you that you're not ready to give it up'

Donegal captain Karen Guthrie gets her 14th season of inter-county football underway tomorrow.

# prime-time - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

RTÉ receives more than 500 pieces of feedback over Prime Time programme about transgender issues

The programme examined the growth in the number of young people seeking to change gender.

# prime-time - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Trans activists hold protest outside RTÉ studios ahead of Prime Time programme tonight

Dozens of activists gathered outside RTÉ’s Donnybrook studios this evening.

# prime-time - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

From The Daily Edge Leah Remini is warning Ireland about Scientology after last night's Prime Time Scientology

Leah Remini is warning Ireland about Scientology after last night's Prime Time

‘You should be concerned…’

# prime-time - Thursday 15 November, 2018

'It was horrific': Family of Kilkenny mother-of-two murdered in 1984 speak of ongoing anguish

Marie Tierney was found strangled on 21 December 1984.

# prime-time - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Pensioner had visiting hours cut at wife's HSE-run care home after protesting over lapses in her care

Patrick Fitzgerald is only allowed to visit his wife for four hours a week after questioning the standard of care given to her.

# prime-time - Friday 28 September, 2018

From The Daily Edge Prime Time was wrong to ask if #MeToo has gone too far - it hasn't gone far enough Me Too

Prime Time was wrong to ask if #MeToo has gone too far - it hasn't gone far enough

‘We have to keep talking about sexual violence and recognise it doesn’t always happen in a darkened alley but that often it happens in bedrooms’.

# prime-time - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Theresa May to visit Northern Ireland 'at the request of the DUP'

May said that she would visit the region in the next few weeks.

# prime-time - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Teachers, judges and actors are all falling victim to online sex blackmailers

The sextortion scams are typically run by criminal gangs working out of several different countries.

# prime-time - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Cora Sherlock says she didn't agree with pro-life campaign decision to remove her from RTÉ debate

There had been rumours of in-fighting within the campaign.

# prime-time - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

From The Daily Edge 17 of the thirstiest Simon Harris tweets from last night's debate Simon Harris

17 of the thirstiest Simon Harris tweets from last night's debate

“I am so sorry for all the times I called Simon Harris a vampire.”

# prime-time - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

From The Daily Edge 8 things you should do instead of watching another abortion debate tonight Not Again

8 things you should do instead of watching another abortion debate tonight

It’s never too late to figure out what GDPR is.

# prime-time - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

'A load of nonsense': Michael Healy-Rae clashes with Shane Ross over new rural bus service scheme

The local link bus scheme is going to run from 6pm to 11pm in a pilot project across 50 routes in 19 counties.

# prime-time - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

HSE apologises 'unreservedly' to women raped while they were children in foster care

“It’s not a life, I’m doing the prison sentence.”

# prime-time - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Unaccompanied learner drivers were involved in 35 fatal car crashes in past four years

While 9% of drivers on the road are learners, only 5.8% of fatal crashes involved learner drivers.

# prime-time - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

'It makes no sense': Husband of missing Tina Satchwell says she would not have gone to woods

Tina Satchwell was last seen at her home in Youghal, Co Cork on 20 March 2017.

# prime-time - Thursday 22 February, 2018

Gang of armed locals chase burglars through town in Leitrim

An RTÉ Prime Time programme due to air tonight looks into the problem of repeat burglary offenders.

# prime-time - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Muslim spokesman criticised for saying it's acceptable for girls to undergo FGM

Healthcare professionals and the Islamic community have criticised the comments made by the Clonskeagh Mosque’s spokesman.

# prime-time - Friday 26 January, 2018

Husband of missing Tina Satchwell believes she had 'helping hand' in disappearance

The 45-year-old woman has been missing from her home in Youghal, Co Cork since 20 March 2017.

# prime-time - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

'I love her too much to put her in a home': Calls for support after RTÉ doc on the struggles of carers

Almost 200,000 people dedicate their lives caring for loved ones in Ireland.

# prime-time - Friday 3 November, 2017

'Nothing but sharks and vultures' - Calls for enforcement after RTÉ documentary on dodgy landlords

The Prime Time Investigates programme highlighted how some landlords were charging over 20 people hundreds of euro a month.

# prime-time - Thursday 2 November, 2017

16 people in a single bedroom, 64 people renting a house: Documentary shows state of Ireland's rental 'nightmares'

A new investigation shows widespread breaches in terms of health and safety standards across the private rental sector.

# prime-time - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Serious concerns about safety raised as long as five years before Rescue 116 crash

A report on RTÉ’s Prime Time highlighted issues with the lifejackets and navigation systems onboard the helicopters used.

# prime-time - Friday 20 October, 2017

'We couldn't put rosary beads in his hands, they had smashed them up that badly' Paul Quinn This post contains videos

'We couldn't put rosary beads in his hands, they had smashed them up that badly'

A fresh appeal for information has been made on the 10th anniversary of Paul Quinn’s brutal murder.

# prime-time - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Family of Galway mother-of-seven, missing for 32 years, make heartrending appeal to know what happened to her

Barbara disappeared from her Connemara home in June 1985.

# prime-time - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Unidentified man buried in Wales 32 years ago could be Irishman Brendan Dowley

A retired garda has given his DNA to Welsh authorities, who are now reinvestigating the case.

# prime-time - Thursday 13 July, 2017

'There are people out there that know': Mother makes emotional plea for missing Ciara Breen

Ciara Breen went missing more than 20 years ago, and the main suspect in her disappearance died last week.

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