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# inquiry - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Commissioner confirms Love/Hate garda to face inquiry

Detective Kieran O’Reilly, who has worked on real-life undercover drug operations, plays a member of the elite squad cracking down on ‘Nidge’ and his gang…

# inquiry - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Taoiseach reveals details of forthcoming banking inquiry

Kenny told the Dáil during the Order of Business that it was his view and that of government that there should be an inquiry into the banking crisis.

# inquiry - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Alan Shatter rules out any fresh inquiry into the Stardust disaster

The Justice Minister will not be using the new Oirechtas inquiries law to establish a new inquiry into the Valentine’s Night fire which killed 48 people in 1981.

# inquiry - Sunday 30 June, 2013

Tonight's Evening Fix... now with added apologies from Death Row inmates

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# inquiry - Monday 20 May, 2013

Catholic Church in Australia admits it has been slow to act on sex abuse

Australia is holding a government inquiry into how child sex abuse was handled, amid claims that about 620 children were abused by the Catholic Church since the 1930s.

# inquiry - Sunday 12 May, 2013

'Some bankers and civil servants don't want banking inquiry' - McGuinness

The government has been seeking to bring forward legislation to strengthen the Oireachtas’ ability to carry out inquiries into matters of public interest in the wake of the rejection of a referendum in 2011.

# inquiry - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Comedian Jimmy Tarbuck questioned in child sex abuse inquiry

The comedian is the latest celebrity to be arrested in connection with a historical child sex abuse investigation.

# inquiry - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Inquest into Savita death enters fourth day

Proceedings are due to resume at 10am this morning.

# inquiry - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Australia launches national child sex abuse inquiry

Gillard ordered the inquiry last year after a decade of growing pressure to investigate widespread allegations of paedophilia in schools and churches.

# inquiry - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Labour senators seek new inquiry into priest's murder in 1985

Fr Niall Molloy died in July 1985, but a trial jury was direct to acquit the accused before an inquest revealed a violent death.

# inquiry - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Former IRA members will not give evidence to Smithwick Tribunal

The Smithwick Tribunal says three members of the Provisional IRA have ruled out giving oral evidence.

# inquiry - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Two more men arrested in Savile sex abuse inquiry

So far, police have arrested 10 men in connection with thousands of complaints made against former BBC presenter, Jimmy Savile.

# inquiry - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

India: 10 men arrested over another gang-rape

The news comes as the Indian government announced a special inquiry into a gang-rape which occurred on 16 December.

# inquiry - Friday 14 December, 2012

Gerry Adams urges Taoiseach: put pressure on for full Pat Finucane inquiry

The Sinn Féin leader said the Irish government ‘needs to shift into a higher gear in support of the Finucane family, who want a public inquiry into the death of Pat finucane.

# inquiry - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Garda Ombudsman sends file to DPP after Kieran Boylan inquiry

The investigation looked into accusations of collusion between gardaí and convicted drug dealer in the movement and supply of controlled drugs.

# inquiry - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Report on Pat Finucane murder to be published today

The family of the murdered Belfast lawyer want a full public inquiry into the circumstances surrounding his death in 1989.

# inquiry - Monday 3 December, 2012

Google's Irish operation may be examined by UK tax investigation

The Revenue & Customs are to review Google’s returns over the last six years, in a case with Irish ramifications.

One killed and five injured in separate crashes in Carlow and Mayo

Three people are in critical condition after a three-car crash in Mayo. Separately, a 42-year-old man died in a car crash just outside Tullow in Carlow.

# inquiry - Monday 26 November, 2012

Savita: Family give Health Minister public inquiry 'ultimatum'

They said tonight that the Minister has until Thursday to agree to a public inquiry, or they will take the case to the European Court of Human Rights.

# inquiry - Saturday 24 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge Here is the week's news... skewed Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Breaking via The Mire wire: Gardaí lack resources to monitor Love/Hate characters; HSE inquiry to proceed without actually inquiring; and student grants delayed until after emigration.

# inquiry - Friday 23 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s the nine stories you need to know this morning.

# inquiry - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Praveen Halappanavar: "I still can't believe that she's not with us" Savita This post contains images

Praveen Halappanavar: "I still can't believe that she's not with us"

The husband of Savita Halappanavar told Prime Time tonight that he has no confidence in the HSE and wants a public, government-funded investigation into her death.

HSE names new members of Savita investigation team

It has also published the terms of reference for the investigation into the death of 31-year-old Savita Halappanavar.

Amid Savita death concerns, Minister bids to attract Indian students to Ireland

Department of Education and Skills says the week-long mission to India headed up by Junior Minister Ciarán Cannon was planned months in advance of the death of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar in Galway.

# inquiry - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

HSE to examine make up of panel, says it takes husband's concerns 'extremely seriously'

A face-to-face meeting with Savita Halappanavar’s husband Praveen has been sought after he said he would not cooperate with the investigation.

# inquiry - Monday 19 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

Details of HSE inquiry into Savita Halappanavar's death may be published today

Plans for the investigation are being firmed up and the HSE hopes to finalise arrangements as soon as possible.

# inquiry - Friday 16 November, 2012

HSE's Savita inquiry details to be announced today

31-year-old Savita Halappanavar died from septacaemia at University Hospital Galway last month, after her request for a medical termination was refused.

# inquiry - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Work on opening Yasser Arafat grave said to have begun

France opened a murder inquiry on Arafat’s death in August on foot of claims that the Palestinian leader died of polonium poisoning.

Australia abuse inquiry: Church should not be scapegoated, says Church

Australia’s most senior Catholic cleric has welcomed a probe into paedophilia in the church as a way of separating “fact from fiction”.

# inquiry - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Shatter to request July 2013 as new deadline for Smithwick Tribunal

The tribunal – which is looking into whether there was Garda collusion in the deaths of two RUC officers – had an original deadline of 1 June 2012, before it was extended again to the end of October.

# inquiry - Thursday 6 September, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your day.

# inquiry - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Caroline Graham: Police launch murder inquiry

Caroline Graham went missing from Portadown in 1989 – detectives investigating the case have now launched a murder inquiry.

# inquiry - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Ex-Barclays chief Bob Diamond criticised over 'highly selective' evidence

Head of British Treasury Select Committee inquiry into Libor scandal is highly critical of Diamond in official report.

# inquiry - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Phone hacking investigation: Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson face charges

The Crown Prosecution Service has accused several people of conspiring to intercept the voicemail messages of ‘well-known people’.

Michaela McAreavey: fresh investigation gets underway

A new police team has been put together and said that one of its first tasks will be to interview people who were near the McAreavey’s hotel room just before the murder.

# inquiry - Monday 23 July, 2012

Boy, 4, dies after incident at National Aquatic Centre

Investigation launched into child’s death after boy got into difficulty in children’s pool.

# inquiry - Monday 16 July, 2012

Legislation may have to be put in place before banking inquiry

Legislation is a bigger question than whether the Public Accounts Committee or Finance Committee will hold the inquiry, said Deputy Alex White.

# inquiry - Friday 13 July, 2012

Cold case experts start review of Natascha Kampusch kidnap case

Investigators are searching for errors and missed opportunities in the probe into Kampusch’s abduction in 1998 when she was 10.

# inquiry - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Glenn Mulcaire must reveal who ordered him to hack phones

Britain’s Supreme Court has ruled that Mulcaire, who was jailed in 2007 for hacking phone messages, must reveal who ordered him to listen in on the voicemails.