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From TheJournal.ie Nearly 300 arrests in London climate change protests Extinction Rebellion

Nearly 300 arrests in London climate change protests

Thousands of people joined the protests across the city.

From TheJournal.ie Shell fined €1k and ordered to pay €15k in legal costs over gas flaring Corrib

Shell fined €1k and ordered to pay €15k in legal costs over gas flaring

The prosecution was brought by the Environmental Protection Agency following complaints from locals.

From TheJournal.ie Shell is being prosecuted over emissions at Corrib gas refinery Flaring

Shell is being prosecuted over emissions at Corrib gas refinery

The EPA confirmed to TheJournal.ie that a summons was issued last week over a flaring incident at the gas refinery

From TheJournal.ie First gas flows from Shell terminal as protest group calls action 'disgraceful' Shell To Sea

First gas flows from Shell terminal as protest group calls action 'disgraceful'

Shell and the Irish Offshore Operators’ Association welcomed the news.

From TheJournal.ie Final go-ahead given for Corrib gas line to operate Offshore Gas

Final go-ahead given for Corrib gas line to operate

Minister Alex White gave the confirmation today.

From TheJournal.ie Security guards at the Shell gas terminal in Mayo went on strike today Shell SIPTU Strike

Security guards at the Shell gas terminal in Mayo went on strike today

Siptu organisers said that the industrial action is due to Senaca terminating employees’ contracts and reducing working hours at the terminal.

From TheJournal.ie Gas from Corrib will be in Irish homes by mid-2015 Shell

Gas from Corrib will be in Irish homes by mid-2015

The controversial pipeline will meet almost half of the country’s gas needs in 2015 and 2016.

From TheJournal.ie Shell's Mayo gas terminal is rumbling into life with flare tests Corrib

Shell's Mayo gas terminal is rumbling into life with flare tests

Tests at the plant are expected to continue until early next year.

From TheJournal.ie Here's the video that made LEGO kick Shell to the kerb Everything Is Not Awesome This post contains videos

Here's the video that made LEGO kick Shell to the kerb

A Greenpeace campaign has led to the toy giant distancing itself from Shell.

From TheJournal.ie 100 inmates escape high-security Ukrainian jail after shell attack Prison Break

100 inmates escape high-security Ukrainian jail after shell attack

By this morning, some of them had returned to the facility but 40 of them are still missing.

From TheJournal.ie Fleadh Cheoil organisers to 'respectfully' return Shell funding after public outcry Shelling Out

Fleadh Cheoil organisers to 'respectfully' return Shell funding after public outcry

Organisers say they are returning the funding “in keeping with the ethos” of the Fleadh as “an inclusive, community driven and family focused event”.

From TheJournal.ie Hamas agrees to 24-hour humanitarian truce Ceasefire

Hamas agrees to 24-hour humanitarian truce

This followed a statement by Israel that it would resume its raids on Gaza.

From TheJournal.ie GSOC finds "no evidence" of booze deliveries for gardaí at Shell project Mayo

GSOC finds "no evidence" of booze deliveries for gardaí at Shell project

It was alleged last year that a company contracted by Shell supplied alcohol to Belmullet Garda Station.

From TheJournal.ie Clare Daly says gardaí at Corrib gas site are the “hired hands" of Shell Hysterical Screeches

Clare Daly says gardaí at Corrib gas site are the “hired hands" of Shell

The Taoiseach said that it was “professional” protestors who had “caused the trouble”.

From TheJournal.ie Calls for public inquiry into the policing of Corrib gas project Gardagate

Calls for public inquiry into the policing of Corrib gas project

The group said there is no faith in GSOC as it currently exists.

From TheJournal.ie 'Shell can celebrate all they want, but the fight is by no means over' The Pipe

'Shell can celebrate all they want, but the fight is by no means over'

The newly constructed tunnel has been mired in controversy as it will house the onshore section of the Corrib gas pipeline.

From TheJournal.ie Shell to Sea calls for whistleblowers to 'expose malpractice and corruption' at gas project Blow The Whistle

Shell to Sea calls for whistleblowers to 'expose malpractice and corruption' at gas project

The call comes after allegations last year from a subcontractor that Shell bribed local residents and gardaí.

From TheJournal.ie Michelin Man-style suit can take humans to 1,000 feet under the sea Shell Suit

Michelin Man-style suit can take humans to 1,000 feet under the sea

Scuba divers can only go to 200ft under because of intense pressure of water.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Ignorance, avoidance, distortion – media coverage of the Corrib gas project has failed Mayo

Column: Ignorance, avoidance, distortion – media coverage of the Corrib gas project has failed

The Irish media has failed to properly report on the local community’s resistance to Shell in Mayo. The reason? Journalism has fewer and fewer resources to filter the truth from the propaganda, Harry Browne writes.

From TheJournal.ie Over €16 million spent on policing protests against Corrib gas pipeline Corrib

Over €16 million spent on policing protests against Corrib gas pipeline

The figure, not including the salaries of gardaí at the protests in North Mayo, was disclosed by Alan Shatter in the Dáil yesterday.

Tortoise has amputated leg replaced with Lego wheel

Schildi keeps on rollin’.

From TheJournal.ie NUIM dedicates book and audio archive to activist 'ahead of his time' Environment

NUIM dedicates book and audio archive to activist 'ahead of his time'

Ken Saro-Wiwa was executed by the Nigerian military 18 years ago.

From TheJournal.ie Expert hired by department for Corrib inspection lacked training to access tunnel Corrib

Expert hired by department for Corrib inspection lacked training to access tunnel

Minister Pat Rabbitte said the representative did not require access to the tunnel to complete the task he was sent to do, which was not health and safety related.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about the pensioners’ protest, a little girl taken from a Roma family in Dublin and the NSA spying on the French.

From TheJournal.ie Garda Ombudsman to investigate Shell 'booze bribes' allegations Corrib

Garda Ombudsman to investigate Shell 'booze bribes' allegations

Shell said it welcomes the news of an investigation, and that it will co-operate fully.

From TheJournal.ie Shell loses licence to operate controversial Mayo gas terminal Shell

Shell loses licence to operate controversial Mayo gas terminal

The court found that there was a defect in the carrying out of the environmental impact assessment.

From TheJournal.ie Just four commercial gas discoveries since the 70s but minister remains positive Exploration

Just four commercial gas discoveries since the 70s but minister remains positive

Junior miniser Fergus O’Dowd has said that the state should provide an environment that encourages companies to take the risks involved in exploration.

From TheJournal.ie Eight Shell to Sea protesters due in court over public order offences Shell To Sea

Eight Shell to Sea protesters due in court over public order offences

Spokespeople Maura Harrington and Terence Conway, who said the “real criminals” were Shell and numerous gardaí, are among those due to appear.

From TheJournal.ie Man killed in industrial accident at Corrib gas tunnel Mayo

Man killed in industrial accident at Corrib gas tunnel

The deceased is a German national in his 20s.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Monday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Allegations of Shell booze bribes for gardaí 'raise serious concerns' Shell

Allegations of Shell booze bribes for gardaí 'raise serious concerns'

A company that worked for shell until 2010 claims it delivered a large amount of alcohol to gardaí in Belmullet in December 2007.

From TheJournal.ie 'Sinkholes' on Co Mayo strand pose "no danger" to public, council insists Corrib Gas Pipeline

'Sinkholes' on Co Mayo strand pose "no danger" to public, council insists

Locals and campaigners from “Shell to Sea” erected homemade signs at Sruwaddacon Bay at the weekend to warn walkers of the phenomenon.

From TheJournal.ie UN special rapporteur calls for full investigation of Corrib human rights issues Shell To Sea

UN special rapporteur calls for full investigation of Corrib human rights issues

The report refers to evidence of “a pattern of intimidation, harassment, surveillance and criminalisation” of those peacefully opposing the gas project.

From TheJournal.ie UN Special Rapporteur "concerned" about Shell to Sea protesters Shell To Sea

UN Special Rapporteur "concerned" about Shell to Sea protesters

Margaret Sekaggya said there is “tangible frustration amongst local residents who are standing up for their rights”.

From TheJournal.ie Shell confirms superstorm Sandy triggers oil spill Sandy

Shell confirms superstorm Sandy triggers oil spill

Company doesn’t specify amount of oil spilled but says it is located off New York City.

From TheJournal.ie GALLERY: 20 company logos from before they were famous Branding

GALLERY: 20 company logos from before they were famous

Some of the brands we think are slick now? Well, they used to be… a lot less slick.

From TheJournal.ie Shell lorry stuck at Co Mayo crossroads Mayo

Shell lorry stuck at Co Mayo crossroads

Mayo County Council is working with contractors to create an emergency road widening at the crossroads.

From TheJournal.ie Two of the world’s biggest companies are in Dublin. Can you guess which ones? Global 500

Two of the world’s biggest companies are in Dublin. Can you guess which ones?

Two Dublin based companies are in the last 100 of Fortune Magazine’s Global 500.

From TheJournal.ie Drilling thrives 18 months after BP oil spill Oil

Drilling thrives 18 months after BP oil spill

The first new drilling began in the region in March of this year – and is thriving even after the disastrous BP oil spill.

From TheJournal.ie MEP claims garda assault during Shell protest Protest

MEP claims garda assault during Shell protest

Socialist Party and United Left Alliance MEP Paul Murphy believes garda actions at yesterday’s protest showed “very conscious” efforts to inflict pain.

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