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# resigned - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Second Fáilte Ireland board member resigns following trip to Spain
# Fáilte Ireland
# Fáilte Ireland

Second Fáilte Ireland board member resigns following trip to Spain

Sep 8th 2020, 8:28 PM 60,021 Views 65 Comments

Spain is not currently on Ireland’s Green List.

# resigned - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Pichot quits World Rugby after losing to Beaumont in chairman election
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# Resigned

Pichot quits World Rugby after losing to Beaumont in chairman election

May 13th 2020, 10:41 AM 9,023 Views 7 Comments

The former Argentina scrum-half has resigned from three different roles.

# resigned - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Castle's tumultuous tenure ends as Rugby Australia CEO resigns
# Stepping Down
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# Stepping Down

Castle's tumultuous tenure ends as Rugby Australia CEO resigns

Apr 23rd 2020, 1:00 PM 7,708 Views 14 Comments

The decision comes soon after 11 former Wallabies captains called for change.

# resigned - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Prosecutors quit after being overruled in case of Trump aide Roger Stone
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# Resigned

Prosecutors quit after being overruled in case of Trump aide Roger Stone

Feb 12th 2020, 6:59 PM 26,132 Views 33 Comments

The Justice Department had overruled lawyers’ prison time request following an intervention by the president.

# resigned - Friday 22 March, 2019

Hope for Olympic boxing as AIBA chief 'linked to transnational criminal organisations' steps down From The42

Hope for Olympic boxing as AIBA chief 'linked to transnational criminal organisations' steps down

Mar 22nd 2019, 6:34 PM 3,246 Views 2 Comments

Uzbekistan’s Gafur Rakhimov has been shrouded in controversy since his appointment last November.

# resigned - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Peadar Tóibín resigns from Sinn Féin and hints about setting up a new party
# Gone
# Gone

Peadar Tóibín resigns from Sinn Féin and hints about setting up a new party

Updated Nov 15th 2018, 3:25 PM 63,049 Views 173 Comments

The TD was suspended from the party for six months because he voted against the abortion legislation in the Dáil.

# resigned - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Trump steps up trade threats as economic advisor Gary Cohn resigns in protest
# Resigned
# Resigned

Trump steps up trade threats as economic advisor Gary Cohn resigns in protest

Mar 7th 2018, 7:06 AM 15,460 Views 34 Comments

Trump stepped up his threats of steep tariffs on steel, aluminum and European cars.

# resigned - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

'On the edge of turmoil': What the world media made of the Frances Fitzgerald controversy
# She's Gone
# She's Gone

'On the edge of turmoil': What the world media made of the Frances Fitzgerald controversy

Nov 28th 2017, 4:21 PM 28,235 Views 71 Comments

There’s been a lot of interest from abroad – but only some of it is seizing the drama of the moment.

# resigned - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Explainer: Why the baffling resignation of Lebanon's Prime Minister is escalating Middle East tensions
# New Cold War
# New Cold War

Explainer: Why the baffling resignation of Lebanon's Prime Minister is escalating Middle East tensions

Nov 14th 2017, 12:18 PM 10,543 Views 35 Comments

Saad Hariri has denied he is being held prisoner in Saudi Arabia, and that he was forced to resign.

# resigned - Friday 10 March, 2017

Canadian judge resigns over 'keep your knees together' comment in sexual assault trial
# Controversy
# Controversy

Canadian judge resigns over 'keep your knees together' comment in sexual assault trial

Mar 10th 2017, 3:54 PM 18,872 Views 17 Comments

Judge Camp had said in a 2014 trial that “pain and sex sometimes go together”.

# resigned - Monday 5 December, 2016

Italian prime minister resigns after crushing referendum defeat
# Matteo Renzi
# Matteo Renzi

Italian prime minister resigns after crushing referendum defeat

Dec 5th 2016, 6:53 AM 24,835 Views 128 Comments

Matteo Renzi announced his resignation early this morning.

# resigned - Friday 26 June, 2015

Sepp Blatter: I have not resigned
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

Sepp Blatter: I have not resigned

Jun 26th 2015, 12:29 PM 5,991 Views 13 Comments

After announcing he would step down as Fifa president earlier this month, the 79-year-old has hinted he could yet stand for a sixth term.

# resigned - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

We still don't know if Martin Callinan resigned, retired or was sacked...
# One Year On
# One Year On

We still don't know if Martin Callinan resigned, retired or was sacked...

Mar 25th 2015, 8:15 AM 17,624 Views 105 Comments

Analysis: The departure of the Garda Commissioner remains shrouded in controversy.

# resigned - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Cork native Graham Boylan has stepped down as CEO of Cage Warriors
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# Resigned

Cork native Graham Boylan has stepped down as CEO of Cage Warriors

Feb 11th 2015, 11:30 AM 8,732 Views 0 Comments

Boylan has resigned after being at the helm of Europe’s top MMA promotion since 2010.

# resigned - Friday 21 November, 2014

How this seemingly innocuous tweet caused a big row and forced a Labour MP to resign
# Tweet Gaffe
# Tweet Gaffe

How this seemingly innocuous tweet caused a big row and forced a Labour MP to resign

Nov 21st 2014, 12:08 PM 40,988 Views 86 Comments

Emily Thornberry stepped down as a member of the Labour shadow cabinet last night. Here’s what happened…

# resigned - Monday 3 November, 2014

Drogheda mayor left Fine Gael over Irish Water's 'cronyism, bonuses, allowances and privatisation'
# Gone
# Gone

Drogheda mayor left Fine Gael over Irish Water's 'cronyism, bonuses, allowances and privatisation'

Nov 3rd 2014, 7:12 AM 7,810 Views 37 Comments

Kevin Callan left the party over their handling of water charges.

# resigned - Sunday 2 November, 2014

The mayor of Drogheda has quit Fine Gael over the water charges controversy
# Resigned
# Resigned

The mayor of Drogheda has quit Fine Gael over the water charges controversy

Nov 2nd 2014, 9:04 PM 34,621 Views 171 Comments

Cllr Kevin Callan has stepped down a day after people took to the streets of his town over the issue.

# resigned - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

US Secret Service chief resigns over security breaches
# Gone
# Gone

US Secret Service chief resigns over security breaches

Oct 1st 2014, 10:47 PM 12,476 Views 10 Comments

Julia Pierson had only taken up her post 18 months ago after a prostitution scandal erupted within the agency

# resigned - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Councillor quits Sinn Féin over 'negative rumours from small elements'
# Jonathan Dowdall
# Jonathan Dowdall

Councillor quits Sinn Féin over 'negative rumours from small elements'

Sep 25th 2014, 6:30 AM 20,209 Views 66 Comments

Jonathan Dowdall had initially stepped down due to health reasons, but now says he will stay in his council seat.

# resigned - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Taoiseach "dismissed" Shortall's concerns over Reilly's health service reforms
# Health Service
# Health Service

Taoiseach "dismissed" Shortall's concerns over Reilly's health service reforms

Sep 7th 2014, 7:49 PM 14,727 Views 29 Comments

New Health Minister Leo Varadkar was recently told Reilly’s HSE reforms were “unworkable”.

# resigned - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Chairman of West/Northwest Hospital Group resigns over 'conflict of interest'
# BREACH OF REGULATIONS
# BREACH OF REGULATIONS

Chairman of West/Northwest Hospital Group resigns over 'conflict of interest'

Jun 12th 2014, 8:53 AM 6,064 Views 17 Comments

Noel Daly was appointed by Health Minister James Reilly.

# resigned - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Mary Lou says Taoiseach held secret meeting with Shatter... but government says he didn't
# Gardagate
# Gardagate

Mary Lou says Taoiseach held secret meeting with Shatter... but government says he didn't

May 15th 2014, 10:44 PM 26,279 Views 176 Comments

The Taoiseach’s office says a ‘clerical error’ is to blame for the diary entry that recorded a meeting taking place 36 hours before it actually did.

# resigned - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

The most senior official in Michael Noonan's department has resigned
# Gone
# Gone

The most senior official in Michael Noonan's department has resigned

May 7th 2014, 10:46 PM 29,184 Views 57 Comments

Finance Minister Michael Noonan said that it was with “great regret” that he accepted Moran’s resignation as secretary general of the Department of Finance this morning.

How Twitter reacted to Alan Shatter's resignation
# Shatter Resigns
# Shatter Resigns

How Twitter reacted to Alan Shatter's resignation

May 7th 2014, 7:00 PM 18,243 Views 24 Comments

With shock, analysis, glee, and bad jokes, mainly.

# resigned - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Peter Mathews has resigned from Fine Gael
# Resignation
# Resignation

Peter Mathews has resigned from Fine Gael

Oct 3rd 2013, 1:30 PM 16,305 Views 156 Comments

Mathews was expelled from the Fine Gael parliamentary party in July over his vote against the abortion bill.

# resigned - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Alex White to replace Shortall as junior health minister
# Appointments
# Appointments

Alex White to replace Shortall as junior health minister

Sep 27th 2012, 4:03 PM 5,784 Views 30 Comments

The Dublin South TD will be nominated to fill the vacant junior ministerial position at the Department of Health next week.

Burton 'saddened' to see Shortall go - but affirms confidence in Reilly
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Burton 'saddened' to see Shortall go - but affirms confidence in Reilly

Sep 27th 2012, 1:00 PM 4,286 Views 35 Comments

The Minister for Social Protection says every member of government “has confidence in every other minister”.

James Reilly on Shortall's departure: 'Pressure's only for tyres'
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# Resigned

James Reilly on Shortall's departure: 'Pressure's only for tyres'

Sep 27th 2012, 8:13 AM 11,231 Views 85 Comments

The Minister for Health showed little disappointment at Róisín Shortall’s resignation – who the Labour chairman said had the full support of party leadership.

# resigned - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

In full: Róisín Shortall's resignation statement
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# Resigned

In full: Róisín Shortall's resignation statement

Sep 26th 2012, 7:36 PM 19,954 Views 144 Comments

The Minister of State for Primary Care’s resignation statement in full.

# resigned - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Kofi Annan resigns as special envoy to Syria
# Resigned
# Resigned

Kofi Annan resigns as special envoy to Syria

Aug 2nd 2012, 4:55 PM 3,072 Views 17 Comments

Annan said he cannot go on when the Security Council provides no backing for his role.

# resigned - Thursday 28 June, 2012

England can't win World Cup, sighs Shearer
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England can't win World Cup, sighs Shearer

Jun 28th 2012, 11:28 AM 612 Views 3 Comments

“It’s no good sitting here saying we will win the World Cup in two years’ time. The reality is we will not.”

# resigned - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

GV Wright and Don Lydon resign from Fianna Fáil
# Mahon
# Mahon

GV Wright and Don Lydon resign from Fianna Fáil

Mar 27th 2012, 3:44 PM 3,499 Views 28 Comments

The resignations had been expected and are the fourth and fifth since the final report of the Mahon Tribunal. Only ex-councillor Finbarr Hanrahan now faces a motion of expulsion at Friday’s Ard Comhairle.

# resigned - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Éamon Ó Cuív resigns as Fianna Fáil deputy leader
# Resigned
# Resigned

Éamon Ó Cuív resigns as Fianna Fáil deputy leader

Feb 29th 2012, 5:14 PM 8,826 Views 121 Comments

The former minister said to continue in his role as deputy leader and communications spokesperson while he did not support the fiscal compact treaty ratification “would be incompatible for me.”

# resigned - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Arrivederci Fabio: Capello steps down from England post
# Exit
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# Exit

Arrivederci Fabio: Capello steps down from England post

Feb 8th 2012, 7:34 PM 6,130 Views 53 Comments

England are on the lookout for a new manager after the Italian announced his decision to resign this evening.

# resigned - Tuesday 15 November, 2011