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BAI rejects Maria Bailey's complaint over 'untrue and damaging' comments made on RTÉ radio
# Today With Sean O'Rourke
# Today With Sean O'Rourke

BAI rejects Maria Bailey's complaint over 'untrue and damaging' comments made on RTÉ radio

Jun 10th 2020, 1:17 PM 72,279 Views 25 Comments

The BAI determined that the subject matter was treated fairly and presented in an objective manner.

‘It's tough enough in there’: Nurse says patient awaiting Covid-19 test result spat on him several times
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

‘It's tough enough in there’: Nurse says patient awaiting Covid-19 test result spat on him several times

Apr 9th 2020, 4:58 PM 49,454 Views 49 Comments

The staff nurse said he had to shower in a patient’s shower room afterwards due to the lack of “proper facilities”.

Paschal Donohoe says John Delaney deserves 'due process' - but says funding of new role needs clarity
# FAI
# FAI

Paschal Donohoe says John Delaney deserves 'due process' - but says funding of new role needs clarity

Mar 25th 2019, 11:51 AM 16,948 Views 0 Comments

Delaney is set to take up a position as the FAI’s Executive Vice-President.

'My boy racer years are over': Áras hopeful Gavin Duffy expresses regret over historical driving convictions
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

'My boy racer years are over': Áras hopeful Gavin Duffy expresses regret over historical driving convictions

Oct 9th 2018, 1:30 PM 19,869 Views 23 Comments

The businessman says that the driving that led to his convictions was ‘inexcusable’.

HSE to provide funding for new life-saving drugs after criticism
# Entresto
# Entresto

HSE to provide funding for new life-saving drugs after criticism

Jul 28th 2017, 12:00 PM 8,588 Views 13 Comments

Labour’s Alan Kelly had led criticisms of the HSE for not making the drugs available.

'I was flat on my back, in a neck brace, head brace and spinal board. It was scary.'
# On The Mend
# On The Mend

'I was flat on my back, in a neck brace, head brace and spinal board. It was scary.'

Jan 19th 2017, 12:06 PM 19,416 Views 37 Comments

Minister Naughten was knocked off his bike at the start of the year.

"Most were a result of drug abuse, or suicide" - principal on the deaths of 23 past pupils
# Young Deaths
# Young Deaths

"Most were a result of drug abuse, or suicide" - principal on the deaths of 23 past pupils

Sep 28th 2016, 4:06 PM 20,751 Views 14 Comments

The former principal called on a greater focus to help young people deal with challenges in life.

Trainee priest at Maynooth describes atmosphere at college as "poisonous"
# Grindr
# Grindr

Trainee priest at Maynooth describes atmosphere at college as "poisonous"

Aug 5th 2016, 2:40 PM 48,382 Views 104 Comments

Another trainee has said that in his experience there is a culture of “keep your head down” at the training college.

Minister calls Adams "a man who takes off socks to count to 20" after RTÉ interview
# Fight
# Fight

Minister calls Adams "a man who takes off socks to count to 20" after RTÉ interview

Feb 18th 2016, 12:53 PM 39,603 Views 218 Comments

With polling just eight days away, tensions are high.

"You'd get tired just watching him" - Bernie Sanders' brother is convinced 'Bernard' can go all the way
# Bern Baby Bern
# Bern Baby Bern

"You'd get tired just watching him" - Bernie Sanders' brother is convinced 'Bernard' can go all the way

Feb 10th 2016, 6:09 PM 33,265 Views 88 Comments

“If he’s nominated I think he’ll win fairly easily,” Larry Sanders told RTÉ.

RTÉ says it's 'standard practice' to give ministers questions before Budget phone-in
# Advance Warning
# Advance Warning

RTÉ says it's 'standard practice' to give ministers questions before Budget phone-in

Oct 15th 2015, 5:39 PM 19,531 Views 107 Comments

A story in The Times reports on the advance warning given to Ministers Noonan and Howlin yesterday morning.

"They've taken on the wrong group" - 3,000 people attend meeting to combat rural crime
# Mad As Hell
# Mad As Hell

"They've taken on the wrong group" - 3,000 people attend meeting to combat rural crime

Oct 9th 2015, 2:32 PM 19,994 Views 74 Comments

The meeting of Save Our Local Community in Thurles last night was attended by rural-dwellers from across the country.

Decision to outsource surgery at Portlaoise "threatens existence of hospital"
# Not Impressed
# Not Impressed

Decision to outsource surgery at Portlaoise "threatens existence of hospital"

Jun 3rd 2015, 5:35 PM 13,895 Views 30 Comments

The news that complex surgery will no longer be performed at Portlaoise follows last month’s highly critical HIQA report into the standard of care at the hospital.

Trump: 'Sean O'Rourke is an a*****e. He took off my hair. This is my hair'
# Ouch
# Ouch

Trump: 'Sean O'Rourke is an a*****e. He took off my hair. This is my hair'

Oct 20th 2014, 3:44 PM 44,345 Views 37 Comments

The billionaire businessman wasn’t best pleased with the RTÉ presenter’s line of questioning back in May.

You need to hear the remix of Seán O'Rourke reading out Fun Lovin' Criminals lyrics
# Seán Lovin' Criminals
From The Daily Edge
# Seán Lovin' Criminals

You need to hear the remix of Seán O'Rourke reading out Fun Lovin' Criminals lyrics

Sep 16th 2014, 6:13 PM 9,792 Views 2 Comments

Just listen to this. It’s great.

'The way we treat asylum seekers says a lot about us as a country' - Ó Ríordáin
# Direct Provision
# Direct Provision

'The way we treat asylum seekers says a lot about us as a country' - Ó Ríordáin

Jul 28th 2014, 11:16 AM 8,498 Views 97 Comments

The Junior Minister has said that he hopes can bring reform proposals to Cabinet in September.

Hillary Clinton was asked if parties should enter Government with Sinn Féin
# 2016
# 2016

Hillary Clinton was asked if parties should enter Government with Sinn Féin

Jul 4th 2014, 11:47 AM 10,989 Views 61 Comments

She was very diplomatic, naturally.

Education Minister refuses to rule out video cameras in classrooms
# Monitored
# Monitored

Education Minister refuses to rule out video cameras in classrooms

Feb 3rd 2014, 11:33 AM 13,748 Views 77 Comments

Ruairí Quinn said that he felt that “some older teachers are used to being sole person of authority in the classroom”.

Ministers to do post-Budget phone in with Seán O’Rourke, no plans for Pat Kenny
# Radio Wars
# Radio Wars

Ministers to do post-Budget phone in with Seán O’Rourke, no plans for Pat Kenny

Oct 10th 2013, 6:38 PM 6,507 Views 31 Comments

However, Ministers Howlin and Noonan will be talking to Newstalk Breakfast before going to RTÉ.

Gilmore: "I am not wedded to Foreign Affairs"
# Moving On?
# Moving On?

Gilmore: "I am not wedded to Foreign Affairs"

Sep 10th 2013, 11:41 AM 3,604 Views 27 Comments

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.

AIB promises to engage over Priory Hall as Minister says it may be demolished
# Priory Hall
# Priory Hall

AIB promises to engage over Priory Hall as Minister says it may be demolished

Sep 3rd 2013, 10:59 PM 21,974 Views 84 Comments

The environment minister says that he cannot give a time frame on when action will be taken on Priory Hall, for fear of “giving false hope” to displaced residents.

Hogan is going nowhere, but sees "no way back" for Fine Gael rebels
# Big Philly Style
# Big Philly Style

Hogan is going nowhere, but sees "no way back" for Fine Gael rebels

Sep 3rd 2013, 12:40 PM 4,725 Views 27 Comments

The Minister for Environment says that he is “very happy” to be in the cabinet and is not expecting a call to replace European Commissioner Máire Geoghegan Quinn.