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# Bruton

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# constitutional law
Religious education in schools: Two sets of rights in conflict
‘You can discriminate, including favouring one group in particular circumstances, if it is to enable the practice of that religion.”
# major leagues
Ireland among Europe's elite when it comes to competitiveness
A new report by the European Commission has placed Ireland alongside Netherlands, Germany and Denmark for industrial competitiveness.
# Brothers in Arms
Richard Bruton: I don't want to talk about whether my brother is annoying the government
Former taoiseach John Bruton has been in the news in recent weeks.
# eureka
Science investment to target women
New report shows more than two thirds of IDA created jobs last year tied to the science sector.
# Slave Labour
Bruton on Gateway: 'Calling councils slave sweat shops is a total insult'
Sinn Féin’s Aengus Ó Snodaigh said the Gateway scheme is there to provide chronically underfunded local authorities with cheap general dogsbodies.
# Trade
Taoiseach and Jobs Minister kick off Gulf trade mission in Saudi Arabia
Enda Kenny and Richard Bruton will remain in the Gulf region until Thursday.
# Budget 2014
Bruton: 'There's always going to be difficulties over the last few hundred million'
The Jobs Minister has said that the “vast majority” of department’s budgets for next year have been confirmed but there is still work to be done to finalise measures.
# Seanad referendum
Fine Gael uses giant jigsaw to argue for abolition of 'hijacked' Seanad
After a little trouble with the colours of the Irish flag – and a little trip for Enda – we think they got the message across.
# Seanad referendum
'The €20m figure is absolutely authoritative': Fine Gael is sticking to its guns
The party is not for turning…
# Richard Bruton
Bruton: At critical moments Angela Merkel has been a very important ally
The Jobs Minister was speaking after the German chancellor’s election win yesterday.
# Caught on Camera
What was on Minister Bruton's agenda today? Well, here are his notes
A portion of the Jobs Minister’s notes were caught on camera outside Leinster House today.
# Seanad Abolition
Video: David Norris accuses Fine Gael TD of ‘speaking out of her f***y’
Adolf Hitler also got a mention in the upper house this afternoon.
# Investment
€60m investment released for pioneering research projects
Government funding of €60 million will support 85 research projects in areas like science, technology and mathematics.
# Companies
New legislation to reduce red tape and cut costs for start-ups
The Companies Bill, published today by Minister Richard Bruton, is the largest substantive piece of legislation in the history of the State.
Bruton leads investment mission to US west coast
IDA Ireland is accompanying the Minister on his eleventh major trade or investment mission since he took office.