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#Tweetgate

From TheJournal.ie Broadcasters warned about use of social media in presidential election coverage Tweetgate

Broadcasters warned about use of social media in presidential election coverage

Tweetgate’ somewhat overshadowed the presidential election in 2011.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ reaches settlement with former presidential candidate Seán Gallagher over campaign tweet Tweetgate

RTÉ reaches settlement with former presidential candidate Seán Gallagher over campaign tweet

Gallagher claimed a tweet read out during a live debate seriously damaged his election prospects.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ wants Seán Gallagher's e-mails to defend itself against his 'tweetgate' lawsuit The Frontline

RTÉ wants Seán Gallagher's e-mails to defend itself against his 'tweetgate' lawsuit

Gallagher claims the 2011 Frontline debate was unfair.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Did RTÉ failings change the outcome of the Presidential election? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Did RTÉ failings change the outcome of the Presidential election?

The renewed clamour over the Frontline presidential debate has led to unusually aggressive advertising from Newstalk…

From TheJournal.ie Watchdog asks RTÉ to publish Frontline document to highlight editorial failings Tweetgate

Watchdog asks RTÉ to publish Frontline document to highlight editorial failings

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland said it would not be instigating an investigation into the programmes Presidential Debate in 2011.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Sunday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning! Here’s the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

From The42 Enough is enough: Hodgson hopes Cole issue is over Tweetgate

Enough is enough: Hodgson hopes Cole issue is over

The England manager is satisfied the 98-cap defender is still fully committed to playing for his country.

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

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin: ‘Bogus tweet’ was nothing to do with party or McGuinness campaign Tweetgate

Sinn Féin: ‘Bogus tweet’ was nothing to do with party or McGuinness campaign

The Green Party has called on Sinn Féin to explain its role in the now infamous tweet read out on the Frontline presidential debate last year.

From TheJournal.ie 'Subversive website' comments taken out of context - FF Senator Mark Mac Sharry

'Subversive website' comments taken out of context - FF Senator

Marc Mac Sharry said yesterday that certain online forums amounted to “legalised subversion of the State” but insisted today his comments were taken out of context.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Tuesday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

All Tuesday’s biggest news stories, plus some bits and pieces you may have missed along the way.

From TheJournal.ie BAI: No reason to review Frontline presidential debate decision Tweetgate

BAI: No reason to review Frontline presidential debate decision

The BAI also said it had passed on a recommendation on how to deal with RTE’s Prime Time Investigates programme which made allegations against Father Kevin Reynolds.

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

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Cabinet will not order review of Frontline programme - Kenny Leaders' Questions

Cabinet will not order review of Frontline programme - Kenny

Enda Kenny says any independent review of RTÉ’s Frontline programme is a matter for the BAI and not the cabinet.

From TheJournal.ie BAI, Cabinet to discuss Gallagher demands for Frontline inquiry Frontline

BAI, Cabinet to discuss Gallagher demands for Frontline inquiry

The cabinet, and a meeting of the Broadcasting Authority, will examine claims that RTÉ suggested audience questions.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ invites former UTV chief to assist in editorial review Frontline

RTÉ invites former UTV chief to assist in editorial review

The national broadcaster has outlined the numerous actions it is taking in connection with last October’s controversial Frontline debate.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Monday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

All today’s biggest news stories plus some extras you may have missed along the way…

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 Gallagher writes to Rabbitte over 'deeply disturbing' Frontline claims Frontline

Gallagher writes to Rabbitte over 'deeply disturbing' Frontline claims

Seán Gallagher writes to the communications minister seeking a “full investigation” into the making of the Presidential debate.

From TheJournal.ie Fewer foreigners and European trains: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Fewer foreigners and European trains: The week in quotes

“Anyone out there hurting, looking at 50 TDs and Senators celebrating a year in government… it would have been a disaster.”

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Friday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Friday

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…

From TheJournal.ie RTE failed in obligation of fairness to Sean Gallagher... says RTE Board Tweetgate

RTE failed in obligation of fairness to Sean Gallagher... says RTE Board

The Board of RTE has said it fully accepts the findings of the BAI and that it is bringing in new guidelines on social media to ensure ‘Tweetgate’ doesn’t happen again.

From TheJournal.ie Rabbitte lost for words at 'innuendo' of vested interest in Gallagher probe Tweetgate

Rabbitte lost for words at 'innuendo' of vested interest in Gallagher probe

Fianna Fáil’s Seán Fleming accuses Rabbitte of having a “personal financial vested interest” in the Presidential election.