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# talks - Friday 20 September, 2013

Strike threat still on the table as doctors and HSE resume talks

Strike threat still on the table as doctors and HSE resume talks

Teams from both sides have been assessing rosters to see how shifts can be brought down below 24 hours.

# talks - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

IMO to meet with HSE on how to protect patients during strike

Junior doctors voted yesterday in favour of industrial action in protest against their long hours.

# talks - Thursday 22 August, 2013

North and South Korea confirm talks on family reunions to go ahead

The two countries were in disagreement about where the talks should take place, but a location has now been agreed by both parties.

# talks - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Tánaiste and EU ministers to begin Egypt talks

Eamon Gilmore will warn EU ministers against economic sanctions, though plans to freeze aid are to be discussed.

# talks - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

TDs speak of 'need for an alternative' amid moves to create new Dáil group

Attempts are being made to form a new Technical Group in the Dáil but reports of a new political party have been dismissed by several TDs who were said to be involved in talks.

# talks - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

So far, so good: chief negotiator says Israel-Palestine peace talks are going well

It’s been three years since the last peace talks between Palestinians and Israelis broke down – but this time the mood is “positive”.

# talks - Thursday 25 July, 2013

From The42 Bohemians make Roddy Collins approach Talks

Bohemians make Roddy Collins approach

The Premier Division strugglers are exploring the possibility of bringing their former manager, now with Athlone Town, back to the club.

# talks - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Crisis talks on Portugal bailout breakdown

The country’s three main parties failed to reach a deal to end the political crisis that threatens to derail the government’s bid to overhaul its finances.

# talks - Friday 21 June, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added knitted Col Hadfield

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Gilmore praised for taking "political risks"

Alain Lamassoure said that he will defend the EU budget agreement.

# talks - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Bloomsday celebrations taking place in Dublin, Dun Laoghaire and Bray

Bloomsday breakfast, walks, talks, plays, music and a world record attempt – just some of the ways James Joyce is being remembered tomorrow. Here’s what’s going on.

# talks - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Rival Koreas hold first talks in two years

The talks were to set up a high-level meeting in Seoul after months of tensions.

# talks - Friday 24 May, 2013

Oxfam urges EU foreign ministers to extend the arms embargo on Syria War

Oxfam urges EU foreign ministers to extend the arms embargo on Syria

Transferring more weapons to Syria can only “exacerbate a hellish scenario for civilians” says Oxfam, who say extending the embargo would avoid fuelling an arms race.

# talks - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Bus Éireann services running today, but will workers go back on strike tomorrow?

Talks aimed at resolving the dispute between management at workers will continue at the Labour Relations Commission today with the suspension of the strike in place until tomorrow.

# talks - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

EU budget: Following talks, leaders agree to hold more talks

EU leaders agreed to hold further discussions on agreeing a budget for the next seven years as well as plugging a shortfall in this year’s finances following negotiations, chaired by Ireland, in Brussels.

# talks - Monday 6 May, 2013

Taoiseach and Tánaiste off to Brussels for 'top level' talks on €960 billion Budget

Enda Kenny and Eamon Gilmore will hold talks on efforts to push through the EU’s gigantic budget for the next six years.

# talks - Sunday 14 April, 2013

From The42 IRFU confirm approach to Leinster coach Joe Schmidt One Step Closer

IRFU confirm approach to Leinster coach Joe Schmidt Exclusive

The New Zealander looks set to meet Irish rugby bosses in the coming days.

# talks - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Croke Park II: SIPTU national officers to take pay cuts

The cuts are in line with the Labour Relations Commission proposals that emerged from discussions on the Croke Park pay deal.

# talks - Monday 25 February, 2013

Croke Park: Proposals need to be evaluated carefully, says SIPTU

Meanwhile, Deputy Sean Fleming has warned the Government to “resist its urge to oversell the proposals” emerging from the talks.

At a glance: What’s in the proposed public pay deal

The Labour Relations Commission has released details of its proposals that unions will now be asked to vote on.

Government, public service unions reach deal on extending Croke Park

ICTU says the deal reached means better protections for public servants than across-the-board pay cuts.

Pat Rabbitte: Ministers and TDs should 'lead by example' and take paycut

A new deal on an extension to the Croke Park Agreement is said to be close to completion following overnight talks.

New Croke Park deal close to completion

The Minister for Public Expenditure, Brendan Howlin, arrived at the talks in Lansdowne House in Dublin in the past hour.

# talks - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Shatter 'as angry as gardaí' at financial situation

The Minister urged gardaí to talk part in the Croke Park extension talks, but the Garda Representative Association has dismissed his comments as “smoke and mirrors”.

# talks - Friday 8 February, 2013

EU leaders battle over budget at tough summit

Countries like Britain are insisting that the EU has to make the same drastic cuts that member nations are making in their own budgets.

# talks - Thursday 7 February, 2013

From The42 USADA says it's been in touch with Armstrong Talks

USADA says it's been in touch with Armstrong

The cyclist is hoping for his lifetime ban from cycling to be reduced.

# talks - Monday 4 February, 2013

Frontline Alliance: Staff being 'unfairly targeted' in Croke Park talks

The 24/7 Frontline Alliance represents gardaí, prison officers, nurses, midwives and other frontline emergency and essential services.

# talks - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Nations sign treaty aimed at reducing mercury emissions

Around 140 countries decided on the deal after all-night talks in Geneva.

# talks - Friday 11 January, 2013

Bus Éireann management and unions meet for talks at Labour Relations Commission

Members of the Transport Salaried Staffs’ Association and Siptu have threatened industrial action from this Sunday.

# talks - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Bus Éireann, unions to appear before Labour Relations Commission tomorrow

Attempts will be made to avoid possible strike action in the coming days which would disrupt commuters across the country.

# talks - Friday 28 December, 2012

Let's get fiscal: Obama to host talks on looming cliff at White House

Congressional leaders will meet with the President at the White House today with just days left to avert a series of tax rises and spending cuts due to come into effect in the new year.

# talks - Sunday 16 December, 2012

From The42 'Significant progress' in Juventus-Drogba talks Serie A

'Significant progress' in Juventus-Drogba talks

The Chelsea legend could be making a sooner than expected return to European football from China.

# talks - Friday 23 November, 2012

EU budget summit 'ends without deal'

The talks resumed today but officials from several delegations said no deal had been sealed for the bloc’s next long-term budget.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s the nine stories you need to know this morning.

# talks - Monday 29 October, 2012

Noonan and Howlin to meet with German finance minister today

Michael Noonan and Brendan Howlin meet with Wolfgang Schauble at Farmleigh House in Dublin today where discussions on Ireland’s legacy bank debt are sure to come up.

VIDEOS: The best of TEDx Dublin Inspirational This post contains videos

VIDEOS: The best of TEDx Dublin

Reclaiming ghost estates, making city centres liveable places – and where inspiration come from: some thought-provoking videos from Dublin ideas forum.

# talks - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Government urged to bring in stem cell legislation

The government promised to regulate stem cell research in the Programme for Government – but there’s no sign of legislation yet.

# talks - Friday 21 September, 2012

Culture Night: 10 amazing places you wouldn’t normally see

Tonight many museums, galleries, churches, historic houses, artist’s studios and cultural centres will all throw their doors open to visitors. We take a look at some in Dublin that are usually closed to the public.

# talks - Monday 17 September, 2012

James Reilly: New consultants will have to face a hefty pay cut

Consultants may also have to work weekends under the terms of the new deal.

# talks - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Greek PM suggests further budget cuts ahead of German talks

However, Antonis Samaras has ruled out Greece getting more funding from creditors.