The Irish Greyhound Board (IGB) has complained to the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland about an RTÉ Investigates documentary, which reported that 6,000 dogs are culled every year due to excessive breeding.
Wed, 16 Oct, 2019
High Court proceedings brought against RTÉ by an independent candidate in this month's European Parliament Elections have been withdrawn.
Wed, 15 May, 2019
The Press Ombudsman and Press Council have called for regulation of social media to stop spin, lies, and corporate interests distorting debate.
Fri, 25 May, 2018
Vladimir Putin was one of the first of 107.3m voters across 11 time zones to use one of 97,000 polling stations to vote in Russia’s faux presidential election yesterday.
Mon, 19 Mar, 2018
A broadcasting watchdog has expressed concern that TV commercials for toys and betting services shown on foreign TV stations are in breach of Irish broadcasting codes.
Wed, 14 Mar, 2018
RTÉ is standing over an investigation on spending and governance at third-level colleges as it prepares responses to complaints from two universities.
Sat, 24 Jun, 2017
A Co Kerry priest has lodged a complaint with the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland over the “ridiculing of the Eucharist” on the Late Late Show, writes Anne Lucey in today's Irish Examiner.
Mon, 16 Jan, 2017
A Co Kerry priest has lodged a complaint with the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland over the “ridiculing of the Eucharist” on the Late Late Show.
Mon, 19 Sep, 2016
A pupil whose contribution to a classroom debate on water charges was published online has had a complaint upheld by the Press Ombudsman.
Sun, 29 May, 2016
TV and radio stations may be less likely to face sanctions in future under the Broadcasting Act for remarks made on air.
Tue, 25 Feb, 2014
A complaint made against Cork’s 96FM for remarks made by presenter Neil Prendeville about non-Irish nationals has been partially upheld by the Broadcasting Authority.
Wed, 11 Sep, 2013
The Communications minister Pat Rabbitte has said he is not sure why there is a squabble between RTÉ and the BAI over a report into the 'Frontline' Presidential debate.
Fri, 23 Nov, 2012
“Stay true to what you believe and don’t criticise.”
Wed, 16 May, 2012
Fianna Fáil Leader Micheál Martin said today that he is gravely concerned by the findings of the Broadcasting Aurthority's Investigation into an RTÉ programme.
Sat, 05 May, 2012
Fr Kevin Reynolds’ offer to take a paternity test was not communicated to the RTÉ legal team prior to the broadcast that falsely claimed he had fathered a child while working as a missionary in Kenya.
Pat Rabbitte, the communications minister, said there is “no evidence” to suggest a further investigation is warranted into the treatment of presidential candidate Seán Gallagher on the RTÉ Frontline debate.
Tue, 13 Mar, 2012
Did a single bogus tweet cost Seán Gallagher the presidency?
Thu, 08 Mar, 2012
The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland has upheld a complaint by former presidential candidate Sean Gallagher against RTÉ regarding a reference to a tweet during a debate.
Wed, 07 Mar, 2012
NEW taxes are on the way that could spell doom for some in the food industry.
Thu, 08 Dec, 2011
EVERY media organisation, this one included, has had to face the awful consequences of libelling individuals.
Wed, 23 Nov, 2011
The Independent Broadcasters of Ireland say the Government's planned new public broadcasting charge - to replace the TV licence fee - should also fund independent radio stations.
Tue, 05 Apr, 2011
The Broadcasting Authority is under fire for increasing its budget by 27% in just a year without any detailed explaination to justify it.
Wed, 03 Mar, 2010
Nine complaints have been upheld against a late-night TV quiz show on TV3 which viewers branded deceitful and impossible to win, it was revealed today.
Tue, 26 Jan, 2010
Minister for Finance Brian Lenihan asked doctors whether the stress of coping with the country’s economic crisis was to blame for a cancerous growth in his pancreas, he said today.
Mon, 04 Jan, 2010
LATE-NIGHT quiz viewers risk being ripped off by phone-in shows because the technology driving them falls between regulatory cracks, a Dáil Committee has heard.
Thu, 12 Nov, 2009
BROADCASTERS have welcomed clarification of their responsibilities ahead of the Lisbon Referendum and regulatory clearance not to be compelled to split coverage 50/50.
Thu, 06 Aug, 2009
THE decision by the Broadcasting Commission to ban an advert for Veritas has been roundly condemned by politicians.
Sat, 06 Dec, 2008
The Government is due to publish the long-awaited Broadcasting Bill this morning.
Wed, 14 May, 2008
The Oireachtas Communications Committee is due to begin public hearings today on the new Broadcasting Bill being proposed by the Government.
Wed, 10 Jan, 2007
The Communications Minister Dermot Ahern has said future television licence fee increases won't be granted to RTÉ, unless they perform to a certain standard.
Tue, 09 Dec, 2003
Share prices closed the morning lower, pressured by Wall Street's overnight weakness following weak US retail sales data, dealers said.
Fri, 14 Jun, 2002
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