Tue, 05 May, 2020
A boat was drifting north of the Skellig Michael world Heritage site and its sister island, with passengers on board — just six days after an inspector from the Department of the Marine warned the skipper it was unseaworthy, a court heard.
Fri, 11 Nov, 2016
Eddie Hobbs (Irish Examiner, November 19) says he wants Article 10 of the Constitution changed. We could never understand the State, through the EU, giving “equal access to a common resource” and so we sought legal advice.
Tue, 02 Dec, 2014
The state agency in charge of the country’s rivers has called on the Department of Agriculture to consider a study which concluded fish farming has a "general negative effect" on sea trout stocks, when deciding to grant permission to a planned 1,000-acre fish farm off the Aran Islands.
Sat, 20 Sep, 2014
A family that was denied compensation from a shortlived Government scheme when a father of eight and his son died off Donegal was the kind of thing expected in a Third World country and not a member of the EU, the European Parliament was told yesterday.
Tue, 11 Feb, 2014
THE slash-and-burn policy of the Department of the Marine and the proposal to shut the stations on Valentia and Malin Head show the immaturity of the officials, a touching faith in technology and the innocence of a teenager engaged in sporting activity with a Wii simulator.
Sat, 23 Feb, 2008