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# aras11 - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Senator Norris: 'I had a major depression and nervous breakdown'
# Aras11
# Aras11

Senator Norris: 'I had a major depression and nervous breakdown'

May 26th 2013, 3:49 PM 21,120 Views 66 Comments

David Norris said media coverage during the last presidential election had a significant effect on his health.

# aras11 - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

RTÉ head: 'Impossible to say' whether Frontline debate changed election
# Aras11
# Aras11

RTÉ head: 'Impossible to say' whether Frontline debate changed election

Dec 12th 2012, 1:13 PM 3,598 Views 23 Comments

Noel Curran says the swing between Sean Gallagher and Michael D Higgins is too large to attribute to one programme.

# aras11 - Sunday 18 November, 2012

# aras11 - Saturday 27 October, 2012

One year after #Aras11, where are the failed presidential candidates now?
# Áras 11
# Áras 11

One year after #Aras11, where are the failed presidential candidates now?

Oct 27th 2012, 8:45 AM 18,197 Views 33 Comments

One wrote a book, one went on tour, one went back up the North and one went to Strasbourg. Here’s what Seán, Martin, Gay, David, Dana and Mary did next.

# aras11 - Monday 11 June, 2012

McGuinness to inherit Adams’ old British title under SF reorganisation
# Sinn Féin
# Sinn Féin

McGuinness to inherit Adams’ old British title under SF reorganisation

Jun 11th 2012, 12:31 PM 3,189 Views 34 Comments

Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness will become the new Crown Steward and Bailiff of the Manor of Northstead.

# aras11 - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

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 1,472 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 1,200 Views 26 Comments

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

# aras11 - 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 3,002 Views 29 Comments

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

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 4,347 Views 88 Comments

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

Poll: Do we need a public inquiry into the RTÉ Frontline debate?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do we need a public inquiry into the RTÉ Frontline debate?

Mar 12th 2012, 10:04 AM 5,970 Views 135 Comments

There have been calls for a further inquiry over claims that an audience member was encouraged to ask a hostile question. So what do you think?

Fianna Fáil call for inquiry over RTÉ Frontline debate
# Frontline
# Frontline

Fianna Fáil call for inquiry over RTÉ Frontline debate

Mar 12th 2012, 8:52 AM 1,378 Views 30 Comments

The party said an independent investigator should be appointed, after new claims emerged over the treatment of Seán Gallagher.

# aras11 - Sunday 11 March, 2012

McGuinness blames Gallagher's undoing on 'lack of credibility' - and not RTÉ
# Frontline
# Frontline

McGuinness blames Gallagher's undoing on 'lack of credibility' - and not RTÉ

Mar 11th 2012, 8:47 PM 6,719 Views 71 Comments

Commentators and candidates should respect the democratic decision of the electorate, said the Sinn Féin politician.

Further regulatory process over Gallagher complaint is 'not a matter for RTÉ to decide or influence'
# Frontline
# Frontline

Further regulatory process over Gallagher complaint is 'not a matter for RTÉ to decide or influence'

Mar 11th 2012, 3:42 PM 3,076 Views 39 Comments

The national broadcaster has responded to an earlier statement made by lawyers for presidential candidate Seán Gallagher calling for a public inquiry into last year’s controversial Frontline debate.

Seán Gallagher calls for inquiry over new RTÉ Frontline claims
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

Seán Gallagher calls for inquiry over new RTÉ Frontline claims

Mar 11th 2012, 12:05 PM 4,638 Views 61 Comments

Gallagher also said he is considering legal action after new reports emerged over the controversial presidential debate.

# aras11 - Friday 9 March, 2012

12 random items that convulsed Irish politics this past year
# One Year In
# One Year In

12 random items that convulsed Irish politics this past year

Mar 9th 2012, 8:30 PM 5,857 Views 2 Comments

Septic tanks, dry-cleaning receipts and Michael D’s knees – just some of the strange things we never thought we’d obsess about in a political context… but we do now.

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 3,670 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.

# aras11 - 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 6,830 Views 51 Comments

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

Column: BAI report does not close file on That Tweet
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: BAI report does not close file on That Tweet

Mar 8th 2012, 4:29 PM 44 Views 39 Comments

Seán Gallagher’s Áras bid may have been derailed with or without the tweet from fake McGuinness account. But the point is we need to know who was behind it, says Derek Mooney who knows all about losing a job amid a Twitter controversy…

RTÉ board to meet following BAI ruling on Frontline tweet
# Frontline
# Frontline

RTÉ board to meet following BAI ruling on Frontline tweet

Mar 8th 2012, 8:58 AM 1,545 Views 15 Comments

RTÉ chairman Tom Savage will convene the broadcaster’s board, while a Sean Gallagher spokesman doesn’t rule out legal action.

# aras11 - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

RTÉ director general apologises to Gallagher over Frontline 'mistakes'
# Aras11
# Aras11

RTÉ director general apologises to Gallagher over Frontline 'mistakes'

Mar 7th 2012, 5:20 PM 3,801 Views 32 Comments

Noel Curran’s apology comes on foot of the BAI’s decision to uphold Gallagher’s complaint regarding a controversial tweet referred to during an #Áras11 debate.

BAI upholds Gallagher complaint over Frontline tweet
# Aras11
# Aras11

BAI upholds Gallagher complaint over Frontline tweet

Mar 7th 2012, 3:57 PM 3,186 Views 62 Comments

However, the broadcasting authority says it found no evidence that the RTÉ programme had deliberately attempted to conceal information about the tweet.

# aras11 - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

David Norris says tabloid editor told him stories about him were "payback"
# Seanad
# Seanad

David Norris says tabloid editor told him stories about him were "payback"

Feb 22nd 2012, 3:33 PM 6,533 Views 50 Comments

Independent senator and former Presidential candidate scathing of media standards during discussion in Seanad.

# aras11 - Saturday 18 February, 2012

Prime numbers: the week in stats
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Prime numbers: the week in stats

Feb 18th 2012, 6:59 PM 3,159 Views 3 Comments

Greek MPs, Irish jobs, German cable ties, and all the other news from the week in handy numerical format…

# aras11 - Thursday 16 February, 2012

RTÉ rejects #Aras11 'bogus' tweet claims
# That Tweet
# That Tweet

RTÉ rejects #Aras11 'bogus' tweet claims

Feb 16th 2012, 1:38 PM 4,409 Views 45 Comments

RTÉ’s head of broadcast compliance has written to the Irish Times to dispute a sentence in yesterday’s front page article.

# aras11 - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Feb 14th 2012, 7:53 PM 5,099 Views 1 Comment

Your evening round-up of the day’s news…

# aras11 - Saturday 31 December, 2011

2011: The Year in Numbers
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

2011: The Year in Numbers

Dec 31st 2011, 9:15 AM 2,074 Views 4 Comments

From #aras11 to #ge11, from Ireland’s economic black hole to the controversial household charge: We bring you all the important numbers of 2011.

# aras11 - Friday 30 December, 2011

Obama, Cloyne and an 'elderly poet': how the world's media saw Ireland in 2011
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

Obama, Cloyne and an 'elderly poet': how the world's media saw Ireland in 2011

Dec 30th 2011, 10:00 AM 3,284 Views 2 Comments

It’s been an eventful year for the nation, here’s how the international media saw the big events.

# aras11 - Saturday 24 December, 2011

The most telling Irish political pictures of 2011
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

The most telling Irish political pictures of 2011

Dec 24th 2011, 9:15 AM 5,273 Views 7 Comments

A general election, the implosion of two parties, EU drama and a Presidential campaign – can you picture all that in one year? We tried…

# aras11 - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Michael D admits he's (a bit) homesick in the Áras
# Homesick
# Homesick

Michael D admits he's (a bit) homesick in the Áras

Dec 20th 2011, 5:32 PM 5,345 Views 52 Comments

In an interview with Vincent Browne, the President said that he found it tough to leave his native Galway.

# aras11 - Monday 14 November, 2011

# aras11 - Friday 11 November, 2011

In pictures: Presenting… President Michael D Higgins
# Inauguration
# Inauguration

In pictures: Presenting… President Michael D Higgins

Nov 11th 2011, 9:03 PM 4,716 Views 21 Comments

The ninth President of Ireland in his finest ceremonial hour…

In full: Taoiseach Enda Kenny's speech at Presidential inauguration
# President Higgins
# President Higgins

In full: Taoiseach Enda Kenny's speech at Presidential inauguration

Nov 11th 2011, 1:57 PM 1,290 Views 14 Comments

The full text of the address given by Taoiseach Enda Kenny at the inauguration of Michael D Higgins as the ninth President of Ireland today.

# aras11 - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Poll: How would you rate Mary McAleese's presidency?
# Aras11
# Aras11

Poll: How would you rate Mary McAleese's presidency?

Nov 10th 2011, 1:50 PM 3,948 Views 60 Comments

The current President of Ireland’s 14-year tenure is drawing to a close – how do you think she has managed the role over that time?

# aras11 - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

WATCH: Remember these seven from #Áras11?
# Naked Election
# Naked Election

WATCH: Remember these seven from #Áras11?

Nov 9th 2011, 5:46 PM 1,331 Views 13 Comments

Promo from RTÉ’s Naked Presidential Election, to be broadcast tonight, shows “how it was won and lost”…

# aras11 - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Galway United play their relegation wild card... Michael D. Higgins
# Local Hero
From The42
# Local Hero

Galway United play their relegation wild card... Michael D. Higgins

Nov 2nd 2011, 5:14 PM 1,226 Views 3 Comments

The President-elect and his wife will be among the crowd for the Airtricity League promotion/relegation play-off second leg on Friday.

# aras11 - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

Mitchell unlikely to attend Fine Gael's post-election meeting
# Fine Gael
# Fine Gael

Mitchell unlikely to attend Fine Gael's post-election meeting

Nov 1st 2011, 2:10 PM 1,281 Views 10 Comments

The party’s failed presidential candidate has returned to Brussels as Fine Gael looks set to examine where it went wrong in the Race for the Áras.

# aras11 - Sunday 30 October, 2011

Higgins welcomed by 5,000 supporters in Galway
# Aras11
# Aras11

Higgins welcomed by 5,000 supporters in Galway

Oct 30th 2011, 7:04 PM 909 Views 36 Comments

The President-elect has been greeted by thousands of supporters in his native Galway today.

What's in store for the presidential losers?
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

What's in store for the presidential losers?

Oct 30th 2011, 9:30 AM 2,802 Views 68 Comments

Along with a new house, Michael D Higgins has won financial security for life. But what are the prospects for the other six candidates?

# aras11 - Saturday 29 October, 2011

Where were Mary Davis and Gay Mitchell today?
# Aras11
# Aras11

Where were Mary Davis and Gay Mitchell today?

Oct 29th 2011, 8:59 PM 7,702 Views 117 Comments

Fine Gael candidate Gay Mitchell and Independent candidate Mary Davis were not present for Michael D Higgins’s victory speech at Dublin Castle today – so where were they?

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