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'He got his team selection wrong and I worry that he got it wrong for the wrong reasons'
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'He got his team selection wrong and I worry that he got it wrong for the wrong reasons'

Sep 6th 2021, 8:00 PM 49,154 Views 26 Comments

The Republic of Ireland’s draw with Azerbaijan was dissected on the latest episode of The Football Family.

IRFU will judge Sexton on form rather than age ahead of contract talks
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IRFU will judge Sexton on form rather than age ahead of contract talks

Dec 1st 2020, 8:01 AM 21,468 Views 70 Comments

The 35-year-old Ireland captain is one of those out of contract in June 2021.

The citizens' assembly on gender equality will meet for the first time this month From TheJournal.ie

The citizens' assembly on gender equality will meet for the first time this month

Jan 2nd 2020, 6:00 AM 9,243 Views 64 Comments

Ninety nine people will take part in the citizens’ assembly.

'He felt so targeted' - Neville recalls Sterling coming to him in 2016 about 'vicious' treatment
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'He felt so targeted' - Neville recalls Sterling coming to him in 2016 about 'vicious' treatment

Dec 10th 2018, 8:58 PM 22,736 Views 25 Comments

Chelsea has suspended four supporters over alleged abuse towards the Man City star.

Theresa May orders MP to be suspended after using the n-word
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# No Place For It

Theresa May orders MP to be suspended after using the n-word

Jul 11th 2017, 8:06 AM 17,733 Views 33 Comments

The British Prime Minister said she was “shocked” by the “completely unacceptable” language.

'No means no': Norway sends migrants on anti-rape courses
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'No means no': Norway sends migrants on anti-rape courses

Jan 23rd 2016, 7:45 AM 21,876 Views 89 Comments

“If a girl kisses me, I figure she wants to sleep with me”.

What is it that makes Irish people fight over wills?
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What is it that makes Irish people fight over wills?

Nov 14th 2015, 8:00 PM 23,316 Views 38 Comments

Where there’s a will – there’s a potential family falling out of seismic proportions.

Duffy living up to the hype and 4 more UFC Glasgow talking points
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Duffy living up to the hype and 4 more UFC Glasgow talking points

Jul 19th 2015, 9:15 AM 24,493 Views 16 Comments

There’s plenty to discuss after the UFC’s first visit to Scotland.

Missing grunt and more talking points before Ulster's Pro12 semi in Glasgow
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# Suftum

Missing grunt and more talking points before Ulster's Pro12 semi in Glasgow

May 22nd 2015, 6:00 PM 3,360 Views 1 Comment

This has the makings to be the best Pro12 play-off ever.

A group that 'assists people change their same-sex attraction' has meeting in Galway cancelled
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A group that 'assists people change their same-sex attraction' has meeting in Galway cancelled

May 7th 2015, 11:02 AM 21,335 Views 178 Comments

The Core Issues Trust group believes that human sexuality is “fluid”.

Boxing and MMA should address their own problems instead of turning on each other
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Boxing and MMA should address their own problems instead of turning on each other

May 5th 2015, 2:45 PM 13,300 Views 16 Comments

Are the two sports really in opposite corners?

What does Joan Burton make of Facebook and Apple paying for female workers to freeze their eggs?
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# Oh Baby

What does Joan Burton make of Facebook and Apple paying for female workers to freeze their eggs?

Oct 16th 2014, 9:27 AM 9,100 Views 31 Comments

Spoiler: She’s not a fan.

World Cup hangout: Messi takes centre stage and plenty more football chat From The42
Live Jun 15th 2014, 7:00 PM

World Cup hangout: Messi takes centre stage and plenty more football chat

Custard creams, ROG's handwriting and Burkina Faso; It’s the week in comments
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# Best Bits

Custard creams, ROG's handwriting and Burkina Faso; It’s the week in comments

Apr 12th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,517 Views 0 Comments

President Higgins’ support for England wasn’t backed up, while the law was laid out to Tim Sherwood.

Angry baby easily wins argument with her dad
# Family Feud
# Family Feud

Angry baby easily wins argument with her dad

Mar 23rd 2014, 9:12 AM 7,172 Views 3 Comments

Her logic is unstoppable.

Dáil to close 21-year-old legal ‘loophole’ on incest
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Dáil to close 21-year-old legal ‘loophole’ on incest

Mar 7th 2014, 10:12 AM 33,537 Views 102 Comments

Under current law, a man can face up to life imprisonment if convicted, whereas a woman can only be sentenced to a maximum of seven years.

Biggest ever review of taxi regulation to be discussed in Oireachtas
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Biggest ever review of taxi regulation to be discussed in Oireachtas

Sep 25th 2013, 6:45 AM 6,859 Views 106 Comments

An Oireachtas sub-Committee will discuss 103 amendments to the proposed taxi regulation law, which will see a shake-up of the industry.

IMO: 'The HSE is finally accepting that they have to move on this issue'
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# Talks

IMO: 'The HSE is finally accepting that they have to move on this issue'

Sep 22nd 2013, 2:22 PM 6,923 Views 10 Comments

The IMO say they welcome the “belated engagement” of the HSE on the issue of junior doctors’ working hours.

Poll: Should people who pay for sex be named and shamed?
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# Your Say

Poll: Should people who pay for sex be named and shamed?

May 3rd 2013, 9:51 AM 18,782 Views 246 Comments

TDs will discuss a bill tabled by Deputy Thomas Pringle today that would make it illegal to pay for sex.

Cyprus eases controls on stricken banks - but keeps €300 withdrawal limit
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Cyprus eases controls on stricken banks - but keeps €300 withdrawal limit

Apr 12th 2013, 8:33 AM 3,552 Views 6 Comments

The restrictions were imposed to prevent a run on the banks during the dramatic Cyprus bailout.

Column: Why shouldn’t there be ‘abortion on demand’?
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Column: Why shouldn’t there be ‘abortion on demand’?

Jan 10th 2013, 7:00 AM 911 Views 273 Comments

The Government is desperate to avoid “abortion on demand”, writes Sarah McCarthy – but in reality, women should be trusted to make the choice.

Column: So the Pope has joined Twitter. What will he learn there?
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Column: So the Pope has joined Twitter. What will he learn there?

Dec 10th 2012, 7:00 AM 40 Views 95 Comments

Social media is all about debate and dissent, writes Fr Tony Flannery – so perhaps it can teach the Vatican a lesson.

Interview: ‘Ireland’s EU Presidency will make no difference’ – Shane Ross
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Interview: ‘Ireland’s EU Presidency will make no difference’ – Shane Ross

Dec 2nd 2012, 2:00 PM 6,377 Views 65 Comments

The independent TD tells TheJournal.ie that Government ministers are in denial about the depth of our crisis.

Committee to discuss “conflicted reports” on bank lending
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Committee to discuss “conflicted reports” on bank lending

Nov 13th 2012, 7:15 AM 2,896 Views 6 Comments

The Oireachtas Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation will cover the topic as part of its discussion on lending to small business today.

Column: Here's why it matters that KildareStreet.com has been killed off
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Column: Here's why it matters that KildareStreet.com has been killed off

Sep 20th 2012, 1:04 PM 66 Views 14 Comments

The website which gave people access to Oireachtas debates was widely-praised for providing a much-needed resource – so why has it been cut off, asks Simon McGarr.

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Jul 28th 2012, 10:00 AM 4,511 Views 6 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

What is the cost of repairing pyrite-damaged homes?
# Pyrite
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# Pyrite

What is the cost of repairing pyrite-damaged homes?

Jul 24th 2012, 9:57 AM 5,459 Views 10 Comments

The subject will be discussed today when the government’s pyrite panel takes part in an Oireachtas committee meeting.

Corruption and the Catholic Church up for discussion at MacGill Summer School
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# Talk It Out

Corruption and the Catholic Church up for discussion at MacGill Summer School

Jul 22nd 2012, 8:15 AM 2,450 Views 15 Comments

Government ministers, journalists and academics will be speaking at the 32nd MacGill Summer School which starts tonight in Donegal.

New laws on prostitution 'must address trafficking problem'
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# Prostitution

New laws on prostitution 'must address trafficking problem'

Jun 24th 2012, 7:45 AM 3,173 Views 26 Comments

A Fine Gael TD has said there are a number of shortfalls in the current laws which are being taken advantage of by traffickers.

Shatter publishes major document on whether Ireland's prostitution laws should change
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# Prostitution

Shatter publishes major document on whether Ireland's prostitution laws should change

Jun 22nd 2012, 8:18 PM 5,618 Views 54 Comments

The discussion document is part of a public consultation process on the future direction of the laws around prostitution.

Eucharistic Congress: Here's why people are attending
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# Vox Pop

Eucharistic Congress: Here's why people are attending

Jun 13th 2012, 12:00 PM 3,465 Views 39 Comments

The arrival of the 50th International Eucharistic Congress comes at a time when the Catholic Church in Ireland is in turmoil. TheJournal.ie spoke to some of the pilgrims on why they are attending.

Anarchist Book Fair expecting good attendance in Dublin
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# Discussing Anarchy

Anarchist Book Fair expecting good attendance in Dublin

May 26th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,394 Views 7 Comments

Anarchy event to discuss racism, the referendum, NAMA, oh… and a boxer in the 1700s.

The top 10 readers' comments of the week
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# Readers' Comments

The top 10 readers' comments of the week

Feb 11th 2012, 10:00 AM 2,558 Views 2 Comments

Here’s our round up of the wittiest, most thought-provoking and original comments you lot made this week.

Bailout is “dispossessing poor and vulnerable people” of their money
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# Social Justice Ireland

Bailout is “dispossessing poor and vulnerable people” of their money

Oct 17th 2011, 2:34 PM 862 Views 6 Comments

Social Justice Ireland met with the Troika today and spoke to them about changes needed to protect the poor and vulnerable in Ireland.

Cabinet signs off on ‘interim’ €100 household levy
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Cabinet signs off on ‘interim’ €100 household levy

Jul 26th 2011, 5:11 PM 1,775 Views 63 Comments

A €100 household charge will be imposed for two years, while the presidential election will take place on October 27.

Attention bookworms: fancy a million free books?
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Attention bookworms: fancy a million free books?

Mar 2nd 2011, 11:48 AM 1,789 Views 0 Comments

Free tomes are being handed out across Ireland on Friday to celebrate World Book Night.