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# tweetgate - Friday 2 October, 2020

Belgian police launch investigation into 'unauthorised use' of Luke 'Ming' Flanagan's Twitter account
# Investigation
# Investigation

Belgian police launch investigation into 'unauthorised use' of Luke 'Ming' Flanagan's Twitter account

Oct 2nd 2020, 3:41 PM 32,679 Views 30 Comments

A tweet was sent in the early hours of Monday morning.

# tweetgate - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Broadcasters warned about use of social media in presidential election coverage
# Tweetgate
# Tweetgate

Broadcasters warned about use of social media in presidential election coverage

Sep 20th 2018, 6:16 PM 8,741 Views 14 Comments

Tweetgate’ somewhat overshadowed the presidential election in 2011.

# tweetgate - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

RTÉ reaches settlement with former presidential candidate Seán Gallagher over campaign tweet
# Tweetgate
# Tweetgate

RTÉ reaches settlement with former presidential candidate Seán Gallagher over campaign tweet

Dec 19th 2017, 11:12 AM 32,508 Views 131 Comments

Gallagher claimed a tweet read out during a live debate seriously damaged his election prospects.

# tweetgate - Saturday 30 April, 2016

RTÉ wants Seán Gallagher's e-mails to defend itself against his 'tweetgate' lawsuit
# The Frontline
# The Frontline

RTÉ wants Seán Gallagher's e-mails to defend itself against his 'tweetgate' lawsuit

Apr 30th 2016, 10:39 AM 16,740 Views 0 Comments

Gallagher claims the 2011 Frontline debate was unfair.

# tweetgate - Sunday 25 November, 2012

Poll: Did RTÉ failings change the outcome of the Presidential election?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did RTÉ failings change the outcome of the Presidential election?

Nov 25th 2012, 10:22 AM 9,752 Views 75 Comments

The renewed clamour over the Frontline presidential debate has led to unusually aggressive advertising from Newstalk…

# tweetgate - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Watchdog asks RTÉ to publish Frontline document to highlight editorial failings
# Tweetgate
# Tweetgate

Watchdog asks RTÉ to publish Frontline document to highlight editorial failings

Nov 22nd 2012, 1:16 PM 2,180 Views 3 Comments

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland said it would not be instigating an investigation into the programmes Presidential Debate in 2011.

# tweetgate - Sunday 18 November, 2012

# tweetgate - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Enough is enough: Hodgson hopes Cole issue is over
# Tweetgate
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# Tweetgate

Enough is enough: Hodgson hopes Cole issue is over

Oct 9th 2012, 8:13 PM 445 Views 0 Comments

The England manager is satisfied the 98-cap defender is still fully committed to playing for his country.

# tweetgate - Friday 16 March, 2012

Sinn Féin: ‘Bogus tweet’ was nothing to do with party or McGuinness campaign
# Tweetgate
# Tweetgate

Sinn Féin: ‘Bogus tweet’ was nothing to do with party or McGuinness campaign

Mar 16th 2012, 1:55 PM 3,720 Views 102 Comments

The Green Party has called on Sinn Féin to explain its role in the now infamous tweet read out on the Frontline presidential debate last year.

# tweetgate - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

'Subversive website' comments taken out of context - FF Senator
# Mark Mac Sharry
# Mark Mac Sharry

'Subversive website' comments taken out of context - FF Senator

Mar 14th 2012, 2:27 PM 3,242 Views 44 Comments

Marc Mac Sharry said yesterday that certain online forums amounted to “legalised subversion of the State” but insisted today his comments were taken out of context.

# tweetgate - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Mar 13th 2012, 7:51 PM 4,608 Views 0 Comments

All Tuesday’s biggest news stories, plus some bits and pieces you may have missed along the way.

BAI: No reason to review Frontline presidential debate decision
# Tweetgate
# Tweetgate

BAI: No reason to review Frontline presidential debate decision

Mar 13th 2012, 7:43 PM 1,800 Views 14 Comments

The BAI also said it had passed on a recommendation on how to deal with RTE’s Prime Time Investigates programme which made allegations against Father Kevin Reynolds.

Cabinet will not order review of Frontline programme - Kenny
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Cabinet will not order review of Frontline programme - Kenny

Mar 13th 2012, 4:27 PM 1,467 Views 28 Comments

Enda Kenny says any independent review of RTÉ’s Frontline programme is a matter for the BAI and not the cabinet.

BAI, Cabinet to discuss Gallagher demands for Frontline inquiry
# Frontline
# Frontline

BAI, Cabinet to discuss Gallagher demands for Frontline inquiry

Mar 13th 2012, 8:06 AM 1,199 Views 26 Comments

The cabinet, and a meeting of the Broadcasting Authority, will examine claims that RTÉ suggested audience questions.

# tweetgate - Monday 12 March, 2012

RTÉ invites former UTV chief to assist in editorial review
# Frontline
# Frontline

RTÉ invites former UTV chief to assist in editorial review

Mar 12th 2012, 8:23 PM 3,000 Views 29 Comments

The national broadcaster has outlined the numerous actions it is taking in connection with last October’s controversial Frontline debate.

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Mar 12th 2012, 7:50 PM 4,850 Views 0 Comments

All today’s biggest news stories plus some extras you may have missed along the way…

Gallagher writes to Rabbitte over 'deeply disturbing' Frontline claims
# Frontline
# Frontline

Gallagher writes to Rabbitte over 'deeply disturbing' Frontline claims

Mar 12th 2012, 3:59 PM 4,340 Views 88 Comments

Seán Gallagher writes to the communications minister seeking a “full investigation” into the making of the Presidential debate.

# tweetgate - Sunday 11 March, 2012

Fewer foreigners and European trains: The week in quotes
# Said And Done
# Said And Done

Fewer foreigners and European trains: The week in quotes

Mar 11th 2012, 7:00 PM 4,887 Views 2 Comments

“Anyone out there hurting, looking at 50 TDs and Senators celebrating a year in government… it would have been a disaster.”

# tweetgate - Friday 9 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Mar 9th 2012, 8:00 PM 4,036 Views 4 Comments

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…

RTE failed in obligation of fairness to Sean Gallagher... says RTE Board
# Tweetgate
# Tweetgate

RTE failed in obligation of fairness to Sean Gallagher... says RTE Board

Mar 9th 2012, 4:06 PM 3,664 Views 84 Comments

The Board of RTE has said it fully accepts the findings of the BAI and that it is bringing in new guidelines on social media to ensure ‘Tweetgate’ doesn’t happen again.

# tweetgate - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Rabbitte lost for words at 'innuendo' of vested interest in Gallagher probe
# Tweetgate
# Tweetgate

Rabbitte lost for words at 'innuendo' of vested interest in Gallagher probe

Mar 8th 2012, 5:02 PM 6,827 Views 51 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Seán Fleming accuses Rabbitte of having a “personal financial vested interest” in the Presidential election.