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#NUJ

# nuj - Sunday 9 June, 2019

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

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

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

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'

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

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

# nuj - Friday 9 November, 2018

# nuj - Thursday 8 November, 2018

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

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?

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

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 died unexpectedly following a routine operation.

# nuj - Monday 24 April, 2017

Tributes paid to 'fearless and brilliant campaigner' Donal Toolan

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

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'

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'

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

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

Tributes paid to journalist and economist Colm Rapple

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'

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'

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'

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

# nuj - Monday 27 January, 2014

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Examiner to be appointed to Sunday Business Post

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

# nuj - Monday 18 February, 2013

BBC journalists on 24-hour strike BBC

BBC journalists on 24-hour strike

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

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'

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.

# nuj - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Loyalist group denies making death threats to Belfast reporter

The UDA categorically denies threatening a Belfast-based journalist, saying it seeks to defend the freedom of the press.

# nuj - Monday 20 August, 2012

Belfast-based journalist in loyalist death threat report

The National Union of Journalists has condemned the death threat.

# nuj - Thursday 28 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Photographers boycott Stone Roses reunion tour in copyright dispute Boycott

Photographers boycott Stone Roses reunion tour in copyright dispute

The Stone Roses angered photographers with a contract requiring them to hand over copyright ownership to the band.

# nuj - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

'Vital' role of journalists stressed ahead of World Press Freedom Day

The National Union of Journalists and Amnesty International Ireland joined together today to remember journalists who have been killed during the course of their work.

# nuj - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Column: David Norris's Privacy Bill recycles a flawed earlier version

Secretary of the Irish NUJ, Séamus Dooley, on his concerns about the recent legislation proposed by a number of independent senators.

# nuj - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Union raises concerns about Oireachtas inquiries amendment

The National Union of Journalists has raised concerns about the proposed amendment to the constitution, and its impact on journalists’ sources.

# nuj - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Tribune workers picket Independent HQ over severance pay Sunday Tribune This post contains images

Tribune workers picket Independent HQ over severance pay

The Sunday Tribune’s 43 staff pick up their final paycheques today – but are asking INM to make ex gratia payments.

# nuj - Tuesday 9 November, 2010

From The42 No more BBC commentary gigs for RTÉ lads Channel-hopping

No more BBC commentary gigs for RTÉ lads

NUJ strike gave Ryle Nugent his shot at the big time, corporation says.

# nuj - Friday 5 November, 2010

BBC faces blackout as journalists strike BBC

BBC faces blackout as journalists strike

The BBC’s director general makes an 11th hour appeal – but the two day strike looks set to go ahead regardless.