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# vec - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Teacher says her career was "destroyed" after phone in her bra set off prison detectors

She is suing the Irish Prison Service and Minister for Justice, among others.

# vec - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Committee to probe giant backlog in student grant applications

Around 48,000 students are still waiting for their grant applications to be processed. Ruairí Quinn has said the delay is “not satisfactory”.

# vec - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

Forum to enable the transfer of primary school patronage opens

The forum will examine ways in which some schools can be removed from the patronage of the Church. A target for the transfer of 1,500 primary schools has been set.

# vec - Wednesday 13 October, 2010

Cabinet halves number of VECs - but saves Donegal

Donegal TD and education minister Mary Coughlan cuts the number of Vocational Educational Committees by half.