# policy - Today’s News
Log fires, rustling leaves, full permission to eat marshmallows with everything – ah, autumn, we’ve missed you.
# policy - Friday 27 June, 2014
That’s what an Australian expert told Irish education professionals at a lecture today.
# policy - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
# policy - Friday 13 June, 2014
The police moved to clarify their position on the flying of flags after reports that it would clamp down on flags in Ballynafeigh.
# policy - Friday 30 May, 2014
The parents want reassurance those who had their cards removed before the announcement yesterday will get them back.
# policy - Thursday 17 April, 2014
The Central Bank said today that Setanta is not in a position to confirm that claims will be met in full.
# policy - Tuesday 15 April, 2014
Wind Aware Ireland said that the Government’s wind energy policy is a “completely ineffective way of reducing C02″.
# policy - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
Minister of State at the Department of Health said conflicting interests of the drinks industry and health professionals cannot be reconciled when it comes to formulating public health policy.
# policy - Sunday 30 March, 2014
# policy - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Residents of the homes, as well as public psychiatric facilities, at sites in the Midlands will be exempt.
# policy - Sunday 2 March, 2014
When the economy collapsed the banks got top priority. Building workers and people who need social housing were far down the pecking order. Now they’re telling us a miracle is on the way…
# policy - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
A new report shows that in 2013, just 8,301 residential units were completed, while in 2006 it was 89,000.
# policy - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
He said he’s asked NAMA to explore what the implications would be of bringing forward the sale as he said the market would be able to carry a big sale.
# policy - Thursday 30 January, 2014
The company says that it has to increase premiums due to changes in Government policy and the rising cost of claims.
# policy - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
Scotland Yard said they did not answer an FOI on the issue as it was a matter of “national security”.
# policy - Monday 25 November, 2013
We cannot let the climate crisis become a crash. As the slogan puts it “nature doesn’t do bailouts”, writes Oisín Coghlan.
# policy - Friday 15 November, 2013
Transgender individuals can now be housed based on the gender they identify with, under the new policy.
# policy - Thursday 31 October, 2013
The Government says the bonus points system hasn’t worked, but Irish groups says it is yet another blow to the language. What do you think?
# policy - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
The Taoiseach was responding to questions from Fianna Fáil leader Michael Martin during Leaders’ Questions.
# policy - Saturday 21 September, 2013
# policy - Thursday 12 September, 2013
The Fine Gael TD, who lost the party whip, says he will not join a new alliance made up of his fellow party dissidents.
# policy - Wednesday 11 September, 2013
In the year of The Gathering, Leo Varadkar and Michael Ring are looking for people to answer “challenging questions” about Irish tourism.
# policy - Saturday 20 July, 2013
Confidential documents from the 1940s show that the maintenance of Ireland’s neutrality was going be difficult – and hard decisions on policy would have to be made practically every day.
# policy - Monday 20 May, 2013
With youth unemployment at 23 per cent, the European Union and policy makers have a collective responsibility and obligation to help the “Lost Generation”, writes Liam Aylward.
# policy - Saturday 18 May, 2013
Breaking via The Mire wire: The Gathering at the Dáil; Cabinet clones; Alan Shatter knows what you did last summer.
# policy - Monday 13 May, 2013
Insurance companies are worried about the decline in young people enrolling as the costs of insuring those over 60 are considerably higher.
# policy - Tuesday 5 March, 2013
# policy - Wednesday 27 February, 2013
An autopsy was completed on Cork native William Deasy (32) today, police said.
# policy - Friday 1 February, 2013
Do our politicians have it in them to say no more, asks writer and journalist, Nick Webb, who gives his ideas on what should be top of the politician’s to-do list.
# policy - Sunday 27 January, 2013
Small parties tend to suffer disproportionately in government – so, in order to survive, Labour needs to realise who its real supporters are, writes Dr Eoin O’Malley.
# policy - Thursday 20 December, 2012
The controversial international counterfeiting treaty will no longer be sent to the European Court of Justice.
# policy - Sunday 16 December, 2012
# policy - Tuesday 30 October, 2012
# policy - Wednesday 3 October, 2012
The new Minister of State for Health Alex White has said he will bring proposals on the policy to the Government soon.
# policy - Sunday 2 September, 2012
There has been a 25 percent increase on the number of tests conducted in Beijing four years ago.
# policy - Wednesday 22 August, 2012
Fears over ceding our sovereignty are misplaced – people do it all the time, writes Ronan Lyons. Here’s what we should be focusing on instead.
# policy - Saturday 18 August, 2012
‘Players have been Twittering for years,’ says the 70-year-old, but admitted that club policy was unlikely to change.
# policy - Tuesday 14 August, 2012
A public backlash has seen Virgin Australia reconsidering a policy barring men from sitting beside unaccompanied children.
# policy - Thursday 5 July, 2012
…But while the watershed campaign gave Fianna Fáil a landslide in 1977, writes David McCann, the triumph was short-lived and carries lessons for us today.
# policy - Thursday 21 June, 2012
The international trade committee has said that the European Parliament should not ratify ACTA next month.
# policy - Monday 28 May, 2012
Smoking will be stubbed out at the Mid-Western Regional Hospital Group this year, thanks to a new initiative being introduced on World No Tobacco Day.