7 hrs ago
Flannery resigns from Rehab and Fine Gael
The resignation of the former Rehab Group chief executive comes amid complaints about his failure to appear before a hearing of the Public Accounts Committee.
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10 hrs ago
Shatter: Flannery must go before PAC
JUSTICE Minister Alan Shatter has said former Rehab director and senior Fine Gael strategist, Frank Flannery, should appear before the Dail's Public Accounts Committee .
18 hrs ago
What it says in the papers
The Irish Independent leads with the story that a Fine Gael advisor is to quit Rehab board.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Flannery told to make 'swift' PAC appearance
PUBLIC Accounts Committee chairperson John McGuinness has said that Fine Gael strategist and Rehab director Frank Flannery needs to "swiftly appear'' before the committee to "calm growing public disquiet about the charity sector in general and Rehab in particular''.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Fine Gael TD slams 'HSE smoking police'
The tough new anti-smoking rules that the HSE is planning to impose in HSE-run nursing homes have been slammed by Fine Gael party chair, Charlie Flanagan.
Eamon Ryan says he'll stay in Europe for five years if he's an MEP
GREEN Party leader Eamon Ryan says he will see out his five year term if he is elected to the European Parliament .
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Labour and Fine Gael pursuing anti-women policies in government - Lynn Boylan
Sinn FA©in Dublin EU candidate Lynn Boylan today accused Labour and Fine Gael for pursuing anti-women policies in government.
Flannery urged to appear before PAC
Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee John McGuinness has called on Frank Flannery to come before the committee following newspaper reports about his lobbying efforts on behalf of the charity Rehab.
Serzh Sargsyan: It Is Unacceptable When Hate Speech Of Azerbaijan...
"Distinguished President Daul, "Dear colleagues, "Ladies and gentlemen, "At the outset I would like to join others and express our gratitude to the Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny and Fine Gael party for the excellent organization of the Congress and warm hospitality extended to us.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Noses put out of joint at FG tale of two dinners
The European People's Party may pride itself on being one big happy Euro-family, but alas some of the humble backbenchers from its Irish clan were left feeling like forgotten children this week.
Mayor of Limerick says she has yet to decide on political future
There have been rumours circulating that Cllr Leddin may decide to call it a day, after finally landing the role of Mayor of Limerick last summer.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Kenny to pass on chance of top job in Europe, says minister
Taoiseach Enda Kenny is going to pass up the chance to take up a top post in Europe , European Affairs Minister Paschal Donohoe says.
Candidate aims to buck the status-quo
An Independent candidate in the local elections is aiming to balance the scales in favour of women if she is elected.
IPU: Future of post offices should not be turned into "political football"
THE Irish Postermasters' Union has today said it does not want the future of post offices being turned into a "political football" ahead of the local and European elections.
Tanaiste calls on Flannery to attend PAC meeting about Rehab
The Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore has said he would "encourage" Frank Flannery to attend a meeting of the Public Accounts Committee for questioning about Rehab.
Kildare and Newbridge candidates gear up for elections
There are nine new seats up for grabs for the new Kildare Kildare Municipal District which will replace the current six Kildare area county council seats and the town council.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Fitzgerald orders a review into treatment of beauty pageants
The Fine Gael minister last night said money would be put aside for the project, which is being commissioned on the back of strong criticism of pageants in Ireland.
Protestors Urged not to Disrupt U.C.C Proceedings.
A former Deputy Lord Mayor of Cork is calling on a group who plan on protesting at UCC today not to disrupt the awarding of an honorary doctorate.
Distressed by failure to appoint Ophthalmic Physician
Longford County Council is to ask the HSE for clarification as to why an advertised post hasn't been filled yet.
Toomyvara or Toomevara, that is the question
Fine Gael local election candidate Cllr Conor Delaney has called on the National Roads Authority to fix signs on the R445 and R498 in the Toomevara area.