Organisation: Cork East
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Communications Minister Richard Bruton received correspondence pleading for the retention of An Post’s mail centre in Cork — but not on behalf of any of the others threatened with closure.
Wed, 07 Aug, 2019
Gardaí were last night awaiting the results of an autopsy before deciding what direction their investigation would take in relation to the death of a toddler who sustained critical injuries in a Cork city apartment.
Sat, 06 Jul, 2019
I was stopped in my tracks last week by a beautiful picture in this newspaper of lovely young Sandra Russell being kissed by a handsome man called John Broderick as both of them finished the Cork City Marathon in 2011.
Thu, 02 May, 2019
There is a call on the Sports Minister to reimburse the Ireland team who have made it to the women's Hockey World Cup final.
Sun, 05 Aug, 2018
Cork County Council tenants say they have been hit with significant rent hikes for failing to provide the local authority with information — despite their claim of being unaware of any such request.
Thu, 15 Feb, 2018
Fri, 29 Sep, 2017
Culture Minister Heather Humphreys has said the cost of the proposed Cork Event Centre could reach as high as €73m, leading to questions over the project’s credibility.
Sat, 08 Jul, 2017
A comprehensive plan is needed for two IDA-owned sites in Cork — one lying idle in Fermoy since 2002 and another in Kilbarry on Cork City’s northside that is “underutilised for years and growing grass”, according to two TDs.
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017
Deeply disappointed Fine Gael TDs have questioned Leo Varadkar’s junior ministerial reshuffle as he faces a backlash over the lack of female appointments.
Wed, 21 Jun, 2017
Fine Gael members across the country have been put on alert that a vote for a new leader will happen by the end of this month.
Fri, 05 May, 2017
Health Minister Simon Harris will travel to Cork on Thursday to hear firsthand from hospital consultants why women face inordinate delays accessing treatment for a range of gynaecological conditions, including potential cancers.
Tue, 10 Jan, 2017
Fine Gael TDs are split on refunding water charges, with half of those contacted by the Irish Examiner in favour of giving the money back and a near identical number saying non-payers must instead be pursued.
Fri, 02 Dec, 2016
Sat, 08 Oct, 2016
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Thu, 06 Oct, 2016
Thu, 29 Sep, 2016
The Defence Forces carried out the humane cull of five animals on Co Monaghan farm due to a significant concern for public safety.
Thu, 14 Jul, 2016
The long-awaited Government announcement of broadband services for rural Ireland is already facing criticism amid opposition claims the involvement of private firms could see fee hikes and service cuts in the years to come.
Wed, 06 Jul, 2016
New junior minister Sean Canney is among a dozen former county and city councillors who will receive golden handshake payments from the local authorities after securing Dáil seats in February.
Fri, 20 May, 2016
Dozens of previously high-profile politicians are waking up to the reality today that they are no longer TDs after a second successive general election saw a seismic shift in the Dáil landscape.
Mon, 29 Feb, 2016
Thu, 11 Feb, 2016
Mon, 11 Jan, 2016
Tue, 20 Oct, 2015
Cork East TD Sandra McLellan has broken her silence about an internal Sinn Féin row amid speculation that she threatened to leave the party if it did not take her side in the dispute.
Fri, 26 Jun, 2015
The purity and potency of all the main illegal drugs is increasing in Europe, posing heightened dangers to users, drug experts have warned.
Fri, 05 Jun, 2015
Wed, 29 Apr, 2015
The next general election is about a year away but already some candidates have declared their interest. looks at the possible runners and riders.
Mon, 09 Feb, 2015
Thu, 05 Feb, 2015
After a delay of more than two years, a €500,000 unit for monitoring seizures in people with poorly controlled epilepsy has finally opened at Cork University Hospital (CUH).
Fri, 16 Jan, 2015
Former Fianna Fáil Minister of State Ned O’Keeffe always presented himself a straight talker, a man prepared to speak truth to power.
Wed, 03 Dec, 2014
A seven-month suspended prison sentence and fines of €3,500 were imposed yesterday on former Minister of State Ned O’Keeffe for what the sentencing judge described as breaches of trust by a TD submitting false invoices to claim over €3,700 in mobile phone expenses.
Tue, 02 Dec, 2014
Thu, 02 Oct, 2014
Jim Power Cup: An utterly dominant and powerful Cork East outfit ran out convincing winners of the U-14 Jim Power Cup at Fraher Field on Saturday.
Mon, 07 Jul, 2014
The Waterford TD Ciara Conway is set to join three other Munster-based candidates to contest the deputy leadership of the Labour Party, but will not take a ministerial position if elected.
Tue, 03 Jun, 2014
The Taoiseach is being urged to ensure the phone bugging inquiry examines the resignation of the Garda commissioner as well as the management of correspondence in the Department of Justice.
Thu, 03 Apr, 2014
Thu, 03 Oct, 2013
Almost 6,000 arrests have been made since Apr 2012 as part of a Garda crackdown on burglaries.
Wed, 21 Aug, 2013
Michael O’Donnell had begun to despair of it ever happening, but yesterday the principal of Glenville National School in north Cork was breathing a sigh of relief that, after years of waiting, tortuous planning applications and frustrating delays, the Government had finally agreed to fund the building of a new school.
Thu, 06 Jun, 2013
Leaflets criticising the TD who chairs the Dáil committee hearing opinion on legislating for the X case, and likening abortion to the Holocaust, are being sent to homes in Cork.
Mon, 20 May, 2013
Social networking website Facebook has been asked to address concerns about online harassment after a Fine Gael TD received death threats over budget cuts and sought the help of gardaí.
Tue, 18 Dec, 2012
Greening proposals in the CAP reform will gradually reduce Ireland’s tillage industry, says Fine Gael TD for Cork East, Tom Barry.
Thu, 22 Nov, 2012
Michael McNamara, Labour, Clare: “I do hope that Fine Gael support this [X case legislation] as it is in the Programme for Government.
Fri, 16 Nov, 2012
The Department of Education has made €11,000 available to install a window in a storeroom being used to teach three children with autism at a new primary school in Cork.
Wed, 26 Sep, 2012
The country’s gone to the dogs, and a group of Fine Gael TDs are planning to follow the pack.
Sat, 21 Jul, 2012