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Friday 2 June 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Task Force

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# future plans
GAA set up task force to implement All-Ireland senior football reform
The newly assembled group will be asked to come up with fresh recommendations ahead of the Association’s Central Council.
# vaccine task force
Covid vaccines: Hubs to be set up as retired professionals may be asked to help with roll-out
The government’s vaccine task force is due to deliver its strategy for rolling out the vaccine today.
# fixture decongestion
GPA will reportedly propose shortened inter-county season with July climax
The GAA’s Fixture Calendar Review Task Force is due to meet this month and RTÉ report that the GPA will submit plans for a 23-week inter-county season.
# Gender Equality
Mary Mitchell O'Connor: 'There is sexism and bullying in the Dáil'
The junior minister was speaking after criticising “macho” culture in the Dáil.
# Dublin
These wads of cash were found hidden in a car by organised crime gardaí
The money amounts to about €200,000.
# crackdown
Gardaí have seized up to €2 million worth of drugs in the past week
This week, Gardaí have seized drugs, weapons and cash in five operations in Louth, Meath, and Dublin. They also said they have seized 20 weapons, including five assault rifles and a submachine gun so far this year.
# Cross-border crime
New force will dismantle 'insidious and corrosive' organised criminal gangs
A new interagency task force is being set up to tackle the threat posed by gangs exploiting the border between north and south.
# Task Force
Ebola: Government task force meets as Taoiseach says outbreak is of "gravest concern"
84 people are being monitored for signs of Ebola in Spain after a nurse was admitted to hospital in Madrid.
# response
Task force set up to protect students affected by closure of private colleges
The group will try to place students in other language schools and accommodate them where possible.
# Reform
NSA review panel calls for reform and end to call gathering
The panel proposes stricter guidelines and a higher standard of proof before the NSA allowed to collect and search data.
# Cleaning
Not binning that chewing gum? Fine... (of €150)
This is year two of a three-year campaign – and last year saw a 28 per cent reduction in gum litter nationally.
# Dublin
Call for Dublin 'task force' after armed raids and Phoenix Park violence
Fianna Fáil’s Niall Collins has said that a Dublin Task Force needs to be established in order to make the streets of the capital safer following a number of recent incidents.