# government - Today’s News
# government - Yesterday’s News
Last year, female representation on state boards stood at 36.2%.
The force needs to hire 28 superintendents and chief superintendents. Here’s how the Government’s planning to make it happen.
# government - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
Michael Noonan and Brendan Howlin say we’ll need less of an adjustment than initially thought… But it’s too soon to say how much less.
The final report will help members determine how the inquiry model is going to work.
# government - Saturday 19 July, 2014
The Ukrainin government said rebels were blocking Ukrainian investigators from accessing the site
What once an aspirational concept is now a very real reality for many Irish families.
Conspicuously absent from the talk about the reshuffle was an evaluation of intelligence, skills, capabilities or temperament.
# government - Monday 14 July, 2014
A report into ‘destitute Irish girls’ investigated the problem of unmarried pregnant women travelling to England.
# government - Saturday 12 July, 2014
Separatists near the Russian border mowed down 19 troops in a hail of heavy rocket fire yesterday.
# government - Friday 11 July, 2014
Mr Brooks perviously said he would be willing to ‘crawl, swim, fly’ to meet with Enda Kenny on the issue.
Announcing his new Cabinet today, Enda Kenny thanked outgoing ministers for their service to the Irish people.
# government - Thursday 10 July, 2014
The elderly peace activist has been returned to prison for refusing to comply with judge’s order.
# government - Thursday 3 July, 2014
The Minister for Trade and Development, Joe Costello said Irish people can be proud of what their overseas development aid programme has achieved.
# government - Wednesday 2 July, 2014
The Education Minister has confirmed he’s stepping down from Government, and won’t run again for a Dáil seat.
# government - Monday 30 June, 2014
Children’s Minister Charlie Flanagan is hoping to have the terms for the wide-ranging Commission of Investigation set up before the Dáil summer recess…
# government - Sunday 29 June, 2014
Supplies such as blankets, kitchen sets, jerry cans and shelter supplies are being sent to those most in need.
# government - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
However, the Government body set up to advise the Cabinet on the issue says that criminalising minors for cyber-bullying offences is NOT the way forward.
St Vincent de Paul wants the Government to lead the debate on this question.
# government - Monday 23 June, 2014
Analysis: The Sinn Féin president struggled with specifics in an interview this morning but he and others will face similar questions in the months ahead.
# government - Saturday 21 June, 2014
Adams called for a “realignment of politics”.
# government - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
Nursing home representatives believe more resources are needed to prevent future shortages.
# government - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
The company said it was always their preference to keep the plant open and promised to invest in the plant.
Peter Charleton is a serving Judge of the High Court.
# government - Monday 16 June, 2014
The government attempted to regain a majority by adding two more Senators to the inquiry – a move which the independent TD said “crossed a line”.
# government - Sunday 15 June, 2014
The Government made sure they would have a majority on the inquiry after they had lost it.
# government - Friday 13 June, 2014
The move was motivated by a need to reduce burdens on the court system.
# government - Monday 9 June, 2014
Martin Shanahan will take on the top job at IDA Ireland from August after the departure of Barry O’Leary.
# government - Sunday 8 June, 2014
Not from gambling themselves, we should add.
# government - Thursday 5 June, 2014
It follows the broadcast last night of a Prime Time documentary showing how torture methods used during internment in 1971 were sanctioned by the British State.
Archbishop Michael Neary has welcomed the Government’s announcement that a number of departments will examine the issue.
# government - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
“This is turning into a horrific account of maltreatment, neglect and a complete abdication of responsibility”.
# government - Saturday 31 May, 2014
What would be your dream team coalition government look like?
Alex White says a special section of the HSE will be tasked with dealing with those that have already had their medical cards revoked.
# government - Sunday 25 May, 2014
The campaign wants the law changed so that any child diagnosed with a serious illness or congenital condition automatically gets a full medical card.
# government - Thursday 22 May, 2014
General Prayut Chan-O-Cha made the announcement in a televised address to the nation today.
# government - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
The Minister for Transport said he didn’t want to kick a man while he was down.
# government - Sunday 18 May, 2014
A rundown of political communication methods since the 1920s.
The Fianna Fáil leader says that new rules on SNAs will lead to “widespread cuts”.
Willful ignorance or not, the crude approach is going to end in misery. Again.
# government - Friday 16 May, 2014
The public service union will only seek increased pay if the government reaches deficit targets.