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# nuj - Saturday 13 February, 2021

National Union of Journalists calls for PSNI to take action over threats to members of the media
# NUJ
# NUJ

National Union of Journalists calls for PSNI to take action over threats to members of the media

Feb 13th 2021, 1:15 PM 27,753 Views 15 Comments

The move from the NUJ follows threatening graffiti targeting Sunday World journalist Patricia Devlin.

# nuj - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Independent radio group to tell committee it 'cannot wait' for Media Commission to ensure its survival
# Media
# Media

Independent radio group to tell committee it 'cannot wait' for Media Commission to ensure its survival

Nov 11th 2020, 6:45 AM 9,671 Views 16 Comments

Irish Secretary of the NUJ Séamus Dooley said that local and national media organisations were “on the brink of ruin”.

# nuj - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

'Clearly in the public interest': NUJ defends Golfgate coverage following Seamus Woulfe remarks
# Controversy
# Controversy

'Clearly in the public interest': NUJ defends Golfgate coverage following Seamus Woulfe remarks

Oct 6th 2020, 6:30 AM 30,973 Views 37 Comments

Mr Justice Woulfe described reports of the scandal as “appalling” and “fake”.

# nuj - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

'Deeply alarming': NI leaders condemn dissident threats against Belfast journalists
# Open Letter
# Open Letter

'Deeply alarming': NI leaders condemn dissident threats against Belfast journalists

May 20th 2020, 8:47 AM 9,687 Views 10 Comments

The letter was published in the Belfast Telegraph, Irish News and News Letter newspapers yesterday.

# nuj - Friday 8 May, 2020

Loyalist terrorist group issues threats against two journalists in Belfast
# Freedom Of The Press
# Freedom Of The Press

Loyalist terrorist group issues threats against two journalists in Belfast

May 8th 2020, 10:15 PM 33,917 Views 0 Comments

A number of reporters working for the Sunday Life and Sunday World were visited by police officers this morning.

# nuj - Friday 17 April, 2020

NI police issue fresh information appeal a year on from Lyra McKee killing
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

NI police issue fresh information appeal a year on from Lyra McKee killing

Updated Apr 17th 2020, 9:08 AM 9,156 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old was shot dead during rioting in the Creggan area of Derry last year.

# nuj - Friday 22 November, 2019

RTÉ journalists say plan to cut top presenters' pay 'doesn't go far enough'
# Cuts
# Cuts

RTÉ journalists say plan to cut top presenters' pay 'doesn't go far enough'

Nov 22nd 2019, 3:46 PM 22,714 Views 63 Comments

The NUJ members have suggested a new rule that no one in the organisation earns more than the top civil service salary.

# nuj - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Taoiseach open to putting more money into RTÉ but says station needs to 'modernise and reform'
# Montrose
# Montrose

Taoiseach open to putting more money into RTÉ but says station needs to 'modernise and reform'

Updated Nov 7th 2019, 6:40 PM 30,903 Views 100 Comments

The national broadcaster revealed details of a plan which will see 200 jobs cut next year.

# nuj - Friday 27 September, 2019

BAI says it would be 'inappropriate' to intervene after Communicorp ban on new Irish media outlet
# THE CURRENCY
# THE CURRENCY

BAI says it would be 'inappropriate' to intervene after Communicorp ban on new Irish media outlet

Sep 27th 2019, 6:00 AM 14,437 Views 16 Comments

The Currency editor Ian Kehoe was due to appear on Today FM on Wednesday.

# nuj - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Kilkenny County Council votes to keep public and media out of policy meetings
# Transparency
# Transparency

Kilkenny County Council votes to keep public and media out of policy meetings

Jun 9th 2019, 12:26 PM 11,733 Views 47 Comments

The decision to hold these meetings in private is at the discretion of each local authority.

# nuj - Friday 19 April, 2019

'An incredible talent': Tributes paid to 'rising star' Lyra McKee, journalist shot dead during rioting in Derry
# RIP
# RIP

'An incredible talent': Tributes paid to 'rising star' Lyra McKee, journalist shot dead during rioting in Derry

Apr 19th 2019, 8:25 AM 50,913 Views 44 Comments

PSNI have launched a murder investigation following the 29 year-old’s killing.

# nuj - Monday 10 December, 2018

Union has 'grave concerns' about hard drives of INM staff 'being searched without permission'
# Investigation
# Investigation

Union has 'grave concerns' about hard drives of INM staff 'being searched without permission'

Dec 10th 2018, 5:55 PM 16,487 Views 19 Comments

The NUJ said it is concerned about “the threat to confidential sources of information and the privacy of INM staff”.

# nuj - Saturday 17 November, 2018

Only journalists and lawyers to be allowed text and tweet in court says Ireland's top judge
# Put The Phone Away
# Put The Phone Away

Only journalists and lawyers to be allowed text and tweet in court says Ireland's top judge

Nov 17th 2018, 11:19 AM 13,048 Views 21 Comments

Justice Frank Clarke says the direction is about ensuring fair trials.

# nuj - Friday 9 November, 2018

What has led to two Belfast journalists looking into the Loughinisland killings getting arrested?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What has led to two Belfast journalists looking into the Loughinisland killings getting arrested?

Nov 9th 2018, 8:31 PM 23,375 Views 25 Comments

The short answer is… we don’t know.

# nuj - Thursday 8 November, 2018

NUJ calls on Simon Coveney to raise journalists’ arrests with British government
# Loughinisland Documentary
# Loughinisland Documentary

NUJ calls on Simon Coveney to raise journalists’ arrests with British government

Nov 8th 2018, 6:31 PM 13,582 Views 28 Comments

The journalists were arrested over the suspected theft of documents used in a documentary re-examining the 1994 murders.

# nuj - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Explainer: What on earth is going on at INM?
# Independent News And Media
# Independent News And Media

Explainer: What on earth is going on at INM?

Apr 3rd 2018, 8:45 PM 73,373 Views 0 Comments

An alleged significant data breach at Independent News and Media has come into the public domain.

# nuj - Monday 2 April, 2018

UDA threat against journalist condemned
# Paramilitary Activity
# Paramilitary Activity

UDA threat against journalist condemned

Apr 2nd 2018, 5:00 PM 20,586 Views 62 Comments

The NUJ has said it is concerned about the safety of the journalist and those close to them.

# nuj - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

'Champion for refugees' rights’: Tributes paid to Irish UNHCR official who died in Kenyan hospital
# Andy Needham
# Andy Needham

'Champion for refugees' rights’: Tributes paid to Irish UNHCR official who died in Kenyan hospital

Aug 15th 2017, 9:56 PM 15,468 Views 8 Comments

Andy Needham died unexpectedly following a routine operation.

# nuj - Monday 24 April, 2017

Tributes paid to 'fearless and brilliant campaigner' Donal Toolan
# Disability Rights
# Disability Rights

Tributes paid to 'fearless and brilliant campaigner' Donal Toolan

Apr 24th 2017, 5:54 PM 25,246 Views 10 Comments

President Michael D Higgins said Toolan was “a deeply committed advocate for legislation on disability rights”.

# nuj - Monday 12 December, 2016

Journalists' union warns against 'false dawn' in INM pension dispute
# Secretive Process
# Secretive Process

Journalists' union warns against 'false dawn' in INM pension dispute

Dec 12th 2016, 8:09 AM 5,421 Views 23 Comments

The NUJ has also warned INM against setting “unrealistic deadlines” for the dispute to be resolved.

# nuj - Friday 12 February, 2016

'It's shocking to think that 20 years after Veronica Guerin's death we are back here'
# Gangland Shootings
# Gangland Shootings

'It's shocking to think that 20 years after Veronica Guerin's death we are back here'

Feb 12th 2016, 9:00 AM 20,200 Views 69 Comments

INM has increased security after journalists were told they could be in danger for reporting on gangland crime.

# nuj - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Gsoc access to journalists' phone records 'really worrying'
# Snooping
# Snooping

Gsoc access to journalists' phone records 'really worrying'

Jan 14th 2016, 12:19 PM 10,439 Views 21 Comments

The NUJ is seeking to meet the watchdog over its accessing of private data.

# nuj - Friday 29 May, 2015

Garda in Roma children case released without charge
# Chilling Effect
# Chilling Effect

Garda in Roma children case released without charge

May 29th 2015, 9:23 AM 14,714 Views 14 Comments

The NUJ said there were “many unusual aspects’” to the arrest.

# nuj - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Tributes paid to journalist and economist Colm Rapple
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes paid to journalist and economist Colm Rapple

Jan 31st 2015, 5:22 PM 18,504 Views 14 Comments

Colm Rapple died after a short illness in hospital.

# nuj - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Targeted killings of journalists on the rise as beheadings signify 'new bloody chapter'
# Deaths
# Deaths

Targeted killings of journalists on the rise as beheadings signify 'new bloody chapter'

Dec 31st 2014, 11:34 AM 6,302 Views 15 Comments

The IFJ says a total of 135 journalists have died in 2014.

# nuj - Friday 26 September, 2014

Call for re-investigation of Sunday World journalist's 'public execution'
# No Justice
# No Justice

Call for re-investigation of Sunday World journalist's 'public execution'

Sep 26th 2014, 8:12 PM 25,727 Views 15 Comments

The OSCE’s representative on Freedom of the Meda said it is “unacceptable” that so much time has passed and not one person has been held responsible.

# nuj - Thursday 28 August, 2014

NUJ staff at Independent News and Media say there is an 'oppressive management culture'
# Media
# Media

NUJ staff at Independent News and Media say there is an 'oppressive management culture'

Aug 28th 2014, 10:39 PM 17,269 Views 58 Comments

The NUJ chapel at the media company has also expressed disappointment at Irish Independent editor Claire Grady’s sudden departure yesterday.

# nuj - Friday 2 May, 2014

Tweets are becoming a big problem for Irish judges
# Social Media
# Social Media

Tweets are becoming a big problem for Irish judges

May 2nd 2014, 7:15 AM 17,593 Views 40 Comments

Chief Justice: Once false information is out, there is “no putting the genie back into the bottle”.

# nuj - Monday 27 January, 2014

NUJ condemns "unacceptable" speech on homosexuality from Nigerian state governor
# Strong Words
# Strong Words

NUJ condemns "unacceptable" speech on homosexuality from Nigerian state governor

Jan 27th 2014, 10:18 PM 11,260 Views 16 Comments

The comments were allegedly made by the Governor of the Delta State in Nigeria at a recent awards ceremony.

# nuj - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Up to 50 journalists to lose jobs as Dublin office faces closure
# Newspapers
# Newspapers

Up to 50 journalists to lose jobs as Dublin office faces closure

Jan 23rd 2014, 10:48 PM 28,851 Views 22 Comments

Real-time Editing & Design is set to close after Independent Newspapers informed them they would not be renewing their contract.

# nuj - Sunday 10 November, 2013

Department's FOI amendments 'run entirely contrary to spirit' of bill
# Freedom Of Information
# Freedom Of Information

Department's FOI amendments 'run entirely contrary to spirit' of bill

Nov 10th 2013, 4:06 PM 8,565 Views 25 Comments

NUJ Secretary Seamus Dooley said that if the amendments are passed there is a danger FOI requests will “become unaffordable”.

# nuj - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Irish journalists plan protest over shutdown of Greek broadcaster
# Austerity
# Austerity

Irish journalists plan protest over shutdown of Greek broadcaster

Jun 12th 2013, 8:45 PM 6,850 Views 29 Comments

The solidarity demonstration coincides with a 24-hour general strike in Greece – the country’s third this year.

# nuj - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Two journalists receive death threats from paramilitaries
# Press Freedom
# Press Freedom

Two journalists receive death threats from paramilitaries

May 15th 2013, 5:54 PM 10,814 Views 22 Comments

There has been condemnation of the threats against the two unidentified journalists who are based in Northern Ireland.

# nuj - Friday 3 May, 2013

World Press Freedom Day: Syria now most dangerous place for journalists
# Press Freedom
# Press Freedom

World Press Freedom Day: Syria now most dangerous place for journalists

May 3rd 2013, 6:02 PM 3,889 Views 6 Comments

It’s believed that 36 journalists have been killed there since 2011.

# nuj - Friday 8 March, 2013

Seven former 'Sunday Tribune' journalists receive redundancy pay
# Journalism
# Journalism

Seven former 'Sunday Tribune' journalists receive redundancy pay

Mar 8th 2013, 2:07 PM 8,048 Views 5 Comments

The newspaper claimed that the seven writers were freelancers, but the Labour Relations Commission found otherwise.

# nuj - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Interim examiner appointed to 'Sunday Business Post' newspaper
# Newspapers
# Newspapers

Interim examiner appointed to 'Sunday Business Post' newspaper

Mar 7th 2013, 12:15 PM 4,619 Views 5 Comments

Mick McAteer of Grant Thornton is tasked with finding a viable business plan for the paper, which employs 76 people.

Examiner to be appointed to Sunday Business Post
# Tch
# Tch

Examiner to be appointed to Sunday Business Post

Mar 7th 2013, 8:36 AM 3,081 Views 8 Comments

The newspaper will apply to the courts for examinership later today.

# nuj - Monday 18 February, 2013

BBC journalists on 24-hour strike
# BBC
# BBC

BBC journalists on 24-hour strike

Feb 18th 2013, 7:48 AM 248,108 Views 18 Comments

Staff walked out at midnight in protest at compulsory redundancies.

# nuj - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Media representatives call for Freedom of Information fees to be dropped
# Freedom Of Information
# Freedom Of Information

Media representatives call for Freedom of Information fees to be dropped

Feb 6th 2013, 2:13 PM 4,190 Views 14 Comments

Journalists speaking before the Finance Committee today also said the whole administrative system needs reform.

# nuj - Sunday 16 September, 2012

NUJ says closing Irish Daily Star would be 'over the top'
# Kate Middleton
# Kate Middleton

NUJ says closing Irish Daily Star would be 'over the top'

Sep 16th 2012, 9:47 AM 28,172 Views 143 Comments

The UK co-owner of the paper has said that he wants to close the joint venture after the Irish title published topless pictures of Kate Middleton.

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