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# reshuffle - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

From The42 Dominic Ryan made captain of Emerging Ireland as McCarthy withdraws through injury Promotion

Dominic Ryan made captain of Emerging Ireland as McCarthy withdraws through injury

With late call-ups to the senior squad, Stuart McCloskey, Ricky Lutton and Billy Holland are packing their bags for Romania.

# reshuffle - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Will Eamon Gilmore move from Foreign Affairs? 'It's a matter for himself' says Ferris

Gilmore says a reshuffle of the Cabinet is something that will most likely be discussed later this year.

# reshuffle - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Poll: Should the Taoiseach reshuffle Cabinet now? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Taoiseach reshuffle Cabinet now?

With the Minister for Justice having faced two motions of no confidence already, is it time for a cabinet reshuffle?

# reshuffle - Friday 24 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Keith of 'Joe & Keith' fame is third member of new 2FM breakfast team Radiowaves

Keith of 'Joe & Keith' fame is third member of new 2FM breakfast team

He’s joining Bernard O’Shea and Jennifer Maguire in Hector’s old slot.

# reshuffle - Monday 23 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about tonight’s big storm, the St Vincent’s salary revelations and Alan Shatter’s Santa message…

'I wouldn't run screaming from any challenge': Varadkar open to replacing Reilly

The Transport Minister has said he would “love to stay where I am” but did said he would be “willing to serve anywhere the Taoiseach wants me”.

Reshuffle in late 2014 with junior ministers and backbenchers in line for promotion

The Taoiseach is keen to give talent a chance next year with some “movement” planned.

# reshuffle - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

'They're now free spirits': Taoiseach on RA rebels, Seanad and his future

Enda Kenny gave a wide-ranging interview to RTÉ’s Morning Ireland this morning. Here’s what he said.

# reshuffle - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Gilmore: "I am not wedded to Foreign Affairs"

The Labour leader has not ruled out moving to a domestic post in the lifetime of the coalition, but has rejected the suggestion he needs to spend more time in the country in order to address problems within the party.

# reshuffle - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

British cabinet reshuffle sees 'Minister for Murdoch' get health portfolio

Jeremy Hunt was the surprised appointment to the Ministry of Health as David Cameron conducted his first reshuffle since taking office over two years ago

# reshuffle - Thursday 12 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Thursday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Éamon Ó Cuív back in the fold in Fianna Fáil reshuffle

The former deputy leader of the party had resigned in February but is now back on the party’s front bench.

# reshuffle - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Column: How Japanese people interact with their state is the inverse of the Irish

Mark Boyle, an Irishman in Japan, says his home country and his adopted one have polar attitudes to government – and neither have been served well by their approach…

# reshuffle - Friday 11 May, 2012

From The42 Munster forced into late change as Felix Jones is ruled out Reshuffle

Munster forced into late change as Felix Jones is ruled out

The full-back has a shoulder injury so his position has gone to Johne Murphy.

# reshuffle - Friday 29 July, 2011

Entire Cyprus Cabinet resigns

The move comes following a blast that killed 13 people and caused an economic and energy crisis by also knocking out the country’s main power station.

# reshuffle - Wednesday 9 March, 2011

As it happened: Enda Kenny's appointment as Taoiseach The New Dáil This post contains videos

As it happened: Enda Kenny's appointment as Taoiseach

Enda Kenny’s new coalition government formally takes power, after he is appointed Taoiseach by 117 votes to 27.

# reshuffle - Thursday 20 January, 2011

THE GREEN PARTY is to hold a press conference at 4:45pm, where the party will “present an explanation of today’s events”. We’ll bring you all the details as they happen on our Twitter account, and keep you up to date here afterward on what’s happening.

Backbenchers could still plan coup to oust Cowen

Fianna Fáil backbenchers aren’t happy about how the cabinet crisis was managed – and the knives could still be out.

Cowen's new cabinet and election date: his statement in full

The full text of Brian Cowen’s full statement to the Dáil, announcing his restructured cabinet and the date of the election.

Ministerial roles pass over to Coughlan, Carey, Smith, Hanafin and O Cuiv

Six familiar Fianna Fail faces double up on jobs left behind by their resigning colleagues.

Poll: Do you want new ministers or an election? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you want new ministers or an election?

The government could be on the verge of collapse – but do you want new ministers to keep the country ticking over first?

THE DÁIL has been suspended until 1:30pm, after Ceann Comhairle Séamus Kirk refused to allow the opposition parties seek clarification on whether some members of the cabinet remain in office. Fine Gael’s justice spokesman Alan Shatter had asked if Dermot Ahern, as Minister for Justice, had transferred his powers to another minister while he was in hospital, prompting Kirk to rule him out of order and having the Dáíl adjourned for 15 minutes. On resumption, discussion quickly returned to the topic – and Mary Coughlan then proposed to suspend the house  until lunchtime. Listen to both exchanges here >

Cabinet reshuffle expected as sixth minister quits

Batt O’Keeffe joins Mary Harney, Noel Dempsy, Dermot Ahern and Tony Killeen in announcing his departure from the cabinet.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: five members of the cabinet have now resigned; Fine Gael renews its call for an immediate general election; and the ESRI revises its economic forecast for the coming year.

Don't bother with reshuffle, call an election - opposition

The opposition parties say the latest developments around the cabinet table are a sign an election should be called.