Politics - Today’s News
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Independent Dublin TD Tommy Broughan raised his concerns in the Dáil yesterday.
Fianna Fáil are pushing for a Dáil vote on the issue.
Bring him to Ireland immediately.
“Sometimes bad laws have to be broken.”
The campaign to bring back Shatter begins…
Han Solo, Darth Maul and Wolverine all share the minister’s office.
Ed Balls was oblivious to the spider stealing the show…
The deadline for applications has been extended to the end of November.
EU leaders have agreed to cut emissions by 40 per cent on 1990 levels at a summit in Brussels overnight.
Politics - Yesterday’s News
Positive Action received €2.3 million in tax payer funding between 2009 and 2013.
Meanwhile, the Taoiseach said he wants to ensure that water charges are ‘affordable’.
Kevin Vickers was given a hero’s welcome in the Canadian Parliament today.
Drug heists and busts with plotlines straight out of the movies.
Cahill called on Sinn Féin to condemn the post.
Yep, it’s something to do with Irish Water…
Mary Lou McDonald’s usual Thursday afternoon rumble with the Tánaiste didn’t go ahead today. Here’s why…
Compulsory random testing was introduced in 2003.
Waterford IT sent an email to college bosses in Carlow to tell them they were pulling out of a planned university bid.
The Tánaiste has again moved to clarify her comments about Irish Water protesters with expensive phones and cameras.
The Health Minister says the system he is now in charge of is different.
A new mechanism to make sure houses remain affordable for first-time buyers is being considered by the coalition.
The Public Accounts Committee was told it can’t question Irish Water boss John Tierney
Peadar Tóibín was interviewed on Morning Ireland after tweeting his dissatisfaction at how the show was covering the story.
Samantha Long is working as a secretary for the former Fine Gael minister.
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
The agriculture sector is looking for special treatment on new greenhouse gas targets.
Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams has admitted the IRA “on occasion shot alleged sex offenders” – adding that the actions were “not appropriate” but “of their time”.
19-year-old Jordan Buckley was wrestled to the ground by three gardaí after rushing the front door of Leinster House with a sword.
A number of councillors in the area have criticised the move but one said he would support the decision – so long as that money is used by the council for social housing.
Politics - Wednesday 22 October, 2014
Mixed Race Irish is asking for the Government to recognise the abuse they suffered in State-run institutions.
The Irish Water boss John Tierney has met with Environment Minister Alan Kelly this afternoon.
The Belfast woman who claims she was raped by an IRA member met with Enda Kenny this morning.
And the bad bank’s boss says if overseas owners want to pull apart Irish businesses there’s not much he can do.
The Seanad is now calling on the Dáil to do the same.
Alan Kelly said the new board will address the bonus culture at Irish water as a matter of priority.
And the Dáil has now been suspended until tomorrow morning.
Sinn Féin’s Matt Carthy said he intends to hold the commissioner accountable at all times.
And Gerry Adams apologised to abuse victims “let down” by the IRA.