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# the-last-word - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Communicorp bans journalists from Irish news website The Currency from appearing on its airwaves
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# The Last Word

Communicorp bans journalists from Irish news website The Currency from appearing on its airwaves

Sep 25th 2019, 6:12 PM 42,132 Views 44 Comments

The website’s editor was due to appear on Today FM this evening but this appearance was cancelled.

# the-last-word - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

'I didn’t tear up my passport, it’s total nonsense, whoever spread that rumour'
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# The Last Word

'I didn’t tear up my passport, it’s total nonsense, whoever spread that rumour'

Nov 21st 2017, 10:43 PM 47,064 Views 134 Comments

Halawa spoke to Matt Cooper on Today FM’s Last Word programme.

# the-last-word - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

FactCheck: Do taxes on sugary drinks actually work?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Do taxes on sugary drinks actually work?

Oct 10th 2017, 6:30 PM 62,559 Views 81 Comments

FactCheck delves into a dispute over the so-called sugar tax, which is to go live on 1 May.

# the-last-word - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Seery's swansong provides welcome respite from theatrics elsewhere
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From The42
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Seery's swansong provides welcome respite from theatrics elsewhere

Jul 15th 2017, 7:00 AM 6,441 Views 5 Comments

The veteran Dubliner will hang up his gloves after tomorrow evening’s UFC bout in Glasgow.

# the-last-word - Saturday 19 November, 2016

FactCheck: National Party leader Justin Barrett's claims about immigration
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: National Party leader Justin Barrett's claims about immigration

Nov 19th 2016, 7:20 AM 35,325 Views 161 Comments

The National Party leader made a series of claims about immigration on the Last Word this week. We checked them out.

# the-last-word - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Zenit Saint Petersburg just trolled The Daily Mail on Twitter and it was wonderful
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From The42
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Zenit Saint Petersburg just trolled The Daily Mail on Twitter and it was wonderful

Apr 12th 2016, 3:20 PM 12,254 Views 8 Comments

The Russian club gained plenty of new followers in the process.

# the-last-word - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

'We already bought my daughter's communion dress, because I'll be blind next year'
# Deafblind
# Deafblind

'We already bought my daughter's communion dress, because I'll be blind next year'

May 27th 2015, 10:41 PM 28,689 Views 10 Comments

Carol Brill has spoken of her condition of deafblindness.

# the-last-word - Thursday 8 May, 2014

New Children's Minister doesn't support Traveller ethnicity
# Traveller Ethnicity
# Traveller Ethnicity

New Children's Minister doesn't support Traveller ethnicity

May 8th 2014, 7:09 PM 28,047 Views 107 Comments

Flanagan says he doesn’t think ethnic recognition would ‘be to Travellers’ advantage’.

# the-last-word - Monday 6 January, 2014

Today FM’s Matt Cooper is in North Korea with Dennis Rodman
# Shootin' Some Hoops
# Shootin' Some Hoops

Today FM’s Matt Cooper is in North Korea with Dennis Rodman

Jan 6th 2014, 3:40 PM 53,312 Views 103 Comments

The journalist and broadcaster is writing a book about the Paddy Power-funded basketball game involving former NBA stars that will take place in Pyongyang on Wednesday.

# the-last-word - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

'Loving' father's obituary ends on surprising note
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From The Daily Edge
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'Loving' father's obituary ends on surprising note

Sep 25th 2013, 8:30 PM 3,915 Views 0 Comments

He didn’t hold back when it came to the end!

# the-last-word - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

'Maybe I shouldn't have given Sean Cavanagh man-of-the-match' - Martin Carney
# Second Thoughts
From The42
# Second Thoughts

'Maybe I shouldn't have given Sean Cavanagh man-of-the-match' - Martin Carney

Aug 7th 2013, 7:27 PM 6,689 Views 12 Comments

The commentator also said that Joe Brolly had “done a great service” to the GAA.

# the-last-word - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Olympic heartbreak is 'crushing,' admits Gillick
# Disappointment
From The42
# Disappointment

Olympic heartbreak is 'crushing,' admits Gillick

Jul 4th 2012, 8:32 AM 4,500 Views 4 Comments

The Irish athlete has spoken out after a succession of injury troubles scuppered his Olympic hopes.

# the-last-word - Thursday 21 June, 2012

'It's simply not on' - Sherlock condemns racist abuse of Chin
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'It's simply not on' - Sherlock condemns racist abuse of Chin

Jun 21st 2012, 7:00 AM 7,583 Views 9 Comments

The ex-Dublin star also recalled his own experiences with racism as a player.

# the-last-word - Friday 4 May, 2012

Tubs still losing listeners as D'Arcy's figures rise
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# JNLR

Tubs still losing listeners as D'Arcy's figures rise

May 4th 2012, 1:16 PM 6,777 Views 33 Comments

The latest listenership figures show that while RTE favourites Morning Ireland and Marian Finucance fared well, Ryan Tubridy and Derek Mooney suffered losses.