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# programme - Thursday 21 March, 2019

Ireland's wars, the first Dáil and rural electrification - A look at the National Museum of Ireland's 2019 programme

The museum will stage five temporary exhibitions alongside its usual long-term collections.

# programme - Saturday 12 January, 2019

In Delhi, the government plans a new home for stray cows and elderly citizens

A 2012 livestock census found there were more than five million stray cows across India.

# programme - Sunday 9 December, 2018

100 years ago this week, Sinn Féin swept to power in the historic 1918 General Election

The election was a monumental moment in Irish history.

# programme - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

MacGill Summer School to hold session on why it hasn't embraced gender balance following controversy

The Director of MacGill said, “We are determined to do all that we can to redress this imbalance”.

# programme - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Man who exploited young girls ordered not to take part in computer programming course

Matthew Horan was sentenced to nine-and-a-half years with the final two years suspended.

# programme - Sunday 20 August, 2017

How weddings, festivals and Hennessy are helping Irish art after 'devastating' funding cuts

We spoke to the director of the Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) about how it thought outside the box to bring in more money.

# programme - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Here's what's going to be happening in Dublin to celebrate the New Year Nyf

Here's what's going to be happening in Dublin to celebrate the New Year

The New Year’s Festival will run for three days at the end of the year.

# programme - Saturday 8 October, 2016

The trial of Amanda Knox shows how we demonise female sexuality

We love a monster. And we really love when these monsters are pretty young women, writes Lorraine Courtney.

# programme - Thursday 17 December, 2015

# programme - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Public will be "deeply angered" by RTÉ sting investigation, says Adams

A Fianna Fáil councillor has resigned from his party following the programme.

# programme - Monday 9 November, 2015

Abbey Theatre admits its 2016 programme 'does not represent gender equality'

The statement today follows almost a week of campaigning for equality in the Irish theatre scene.

Archbishop of Dublin in push for more non-denominational schools

Speaking this morning Diarmuid Martin said that a number of Catholic schools had already adopted a proximity policy.

# programme - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Garda left Ireland for Oz after being spat on, threatened and kicked at Dáil protest

Joe Connolly is now settled in Australia and stars in a new RTÉ documentary.

# programme - Friday 3 July, 2015

Ryanair set to pull aircraft out of Copenhagan over worker dispute

Ryanair had been employing staff under Irish rules rather than complying with local norms.

# programme - Monday 15 June, 2015

# programme - Friday 29 May, 2015

The Angelus is staying... and it's going to cost us €20,000 to keep it

RTÉ are looking to update their “most controversial” religious programme.

# programme - Friday 20 February, 2015

Eastenders draws an audience of more than 12 million for big reveal

Over 400,000 tuned into RTÉ’s coverage of the episode.

# programme - Monday 26 January, 2015

One thousand water meters are being installed every day (but progress has slowed down)

Minister Alan Kelly says there’s now 2,000 fewer being installed per month compared to late last year.

# programme - Friday 16 January, 2015

WATCH: The aftermath of a teenager's Ebola death

A suspicion of vaccines and stigma around Ebola can have devastating affects.

# programme - Saturday 6 December, 2014

From The42 Ulster's match programme features a superb Jack Kyle portrait on the cover Merchandise

Ulster's match programme features a superb Jack Kyle portrait on the cover

It’s probably the best looking programme ever.

# programme - Friday 21 November, 2014

The Savage Eye's 'foul mouthed children' did not break broadcasting rules Bai

The Savage Eye's 'foul mouthed children' did not break broadcasting rules

One complainant said the series should be called ‘The Savage Mouth’.

# programme - Friday 10 October, 2014

"We really need to ask ourselves as a society how are we failing young people"

Professor Brendan Kelly made the comment as a new report into mental health in Europe is released.

# programme - Friday 25 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge 13 people who got really into a programme about sheds last night Shed Of The Year

# programme - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Resurrected Ripper St to bring Victorian crime back to Ireland*

*Don’t worry, it’s all for TV.

# programme - Sunday 9 February, 2014

"Criminal" that potentially life-saving stroke machines are lying idle

The machines were purchased by the HSE, but only five of the 12 machines are currently being used.

# programme - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

How football clubs helped male footie fans lose weight

Scottish football fans were able to lose weight and stay fit thanks to the Football Fans in Training programme.

# programme - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Obama: Iran nuclear deal 'an important first step'

Obama said in a statement that the announcement “achieves a great deal”.

# programme - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Jobs boost expected thanks to €70bn Horizon 2020 programme

The agreement has been described as “good news” by Máire Geoghegan-Quinn.

# programme - Friday 24 May, 2013

Irish Architectural Archive appeal for funds, they even asked NAMA Funding Appeal This post contains images

Irish Architectural Archive appeal for funds, they even asked NAMA

The organisation holds over 2.5 million architectural drawings and 500,000 photographs of Irish buildings.

Nature programme to be broadcast live from Glendalough Lakes tonight NATURE LOVERS This post contains images

Nature programme to be broadcast live from Glendalough Lakes tonight

The one hour programme will showcase the BioBlitz competition in action, an event where nature and wildlife enthusiasts attempt to record the most species of wildlife over a 24-hour period.

# programme - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Kenny to discuss economic recovery with Greek Prime Minister

The short trip comes a day after the Taoiseach’s comments on Ireland not giving special tax deals.

# programme - Monday 8 April, 2013

Trinity College Dublin awarded environment 'Green Flag'

The university received the prestigious award as part of An Tasice’s Green-Campus programme.

# programme - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Deadline approaches for €1 million Bord Bia graduate programme

The programme sends 25 graduates to work with Irish food companies overseas.

# programme - Thursday 22 November, 2012

RTÉ reiterates apology to Seán Gallagher, will publish report document

It said it would publish the complete report of the editorial review of the Frontline Presidential Debate, after it was requested by the BAI earlier today.

# programme - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Savile investigation: Allegations against 'eight to ten' BBC employees

George Entwistle says it’s too early to tell, but the BBC will assist police investigations into a possible paedophile ring.

# programme - Monday 22 October, 2012

BBC editor who dropped Savile expose ‘stepping aside’

A Panorama programme to be broadcast tonight will shed new light on the BBC’s handling of allegations of young people being sexually abused by its former star.

# programme - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Bowel cancer screening programme to be phased in this year

Minister for Health James Reilly TD has confirmed the national screening programme will begin before the end of this year. It was initially due to start in January.

# programme - Thursday 30 August, 2012

AXA pilots 'big brother'-style car scheme

People who take part in the Drivesave scheme, which monitors their driving behaviour, can save up to 30 per cent off their insurance.

# programme - Thursday 14 June, 2012

€2m programme appoints managers to community enterprise centres

It was announced today that business development managers have been appointed to 37 community enterprise centres across the country under the programme.

# programme - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Watch: Programme to highlight Ireland’s ‘gun crime crisis’ Gun Crime This post contains videos

Watch: Programme to highlight Ireland’s ‘gun crime crisis’

A TV3 News Special airing tonight will feature an interview with what the programme says is a ‘prominent drug dealer’ who discusses the ease at which guns can be bought in Ireland.

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