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# Katherine Zappone

Last year
Missing Mails: Wiping of ministers’ texts and emails to be addressed with new policies
TD says Mother and Baby Home redress is 'madness', Varadkar accuses her of 'demonising' govt
All time
New rules over special envoys published but no sign of filling the Katherine Zappone gig
'I've been busy this week': Coveney says he's not met or spoken to Zappone while in New York
Taoiseach's Secretary General to come before Oireachtas Committee over Zappone appointment
Zappone a ‘private citizen’ says Taoiseach, after she turns down committee invite
Katherine Zappone will be asked to appear before an Oireachtas Committee to answer questions
Simon Coveney ’embarrassed’ by Katherine Zappone fiasco
As Fine Gael think-in begins, Varadkar and ministers apologise to their party for 'bad summer'
Taoiseach 'has confidence' in Simon Coveney, says spokesperson
'There can be no doubt about how appointments are made': Taoiseach reacts to Coveney's apology
'It wasn’t a job offer': Coveney says Zappone should have been told role wasn't a 'done deal'
Future special envoys should be appointed through open competition, says Taoiseach
Taoiseach must 'stamp his authority' and put an end to Zappone row, Fianna Fáil TD says
‘Comprehensive’ information will clarify Zappone appointment, Taoiseach says
Explainer: Why are people still talking about the Zappone/Coveney/Varadkar controversy?
Sinn Féin calls for all documents related to Zappone appointment to be published
'You're trying to say an apple's an orange': Martin and Varadkar want perspective on Zapponegate
Coveney asks to appear before Oireachtas Committee to clarify text controversy
'Is it definitely legal?' - Varadkar releases screengrabs of his texts with Zappone and Coveney
'I've been hacked': Coveney says he is being 'prudent' by clearing his phone regularly
Coveney received a text but not a 'formal invitation' to Zappone event at Merrion Hotel
No decision yet on Katherine Zappone replacement - Coveney
Public Accounts Committee to discuss Katherine Zappone’s appointment as UN envoy
Paschal Donohoe says he 'absolutely accepts' Leo Varadkar's explanations about 'Merrion Gate'
Eamon Ryan 'regrets' controversy caused by Zappone and Green Party events
'Further clarity' was needed on guidelines after Zappone event, Taoiseach says
Live music allowed in outdoor settings under updated hospitality guidelines
Merrion Gate: Taoiseach and Tánaiste called on to explain 'grubby little episode'
Junior Foreign Affairs Minister can't say if UN job offered to Zappone will be filled
Katherine Zappone says she will not accept UN envoy role after days of mounting political pressure
In wake of Zappone hotel controversy, Government says outdoor events of up to 200 can take place
Larry Donnelly: Katherine Zappone will provide value for money as special envoy
Larry Donnelly
Eamon Ryan says despite process 'misgivings', Katherine Zappone will make 'excellent' envoy
Varadkar and Coveney 'accept responsibility' for oversight in appointing Zappone special envoy
Donohoe defends appointment of Zappone as UN special envoy for freedom of expression
Illegal adoption investigator says she was treated 'disrespectfully and in an unprofessional manner' by Dept
Zappone welcomes arrival of 8 young people from Greek refugee camp
Poll: Should the Department of Children be scrapped?
'Play-pods' of up to 12 children to be introduced in creches as they reopen from 29 June