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
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has heavily criticised frontline gardai for rejecting the "specific findings" of the false breath tests investigation and attempting to wash their hands of responsibility for the affair,
Fri, 15 Sep, 2017
A man who died following a farm related accident in county Meath on Friday has been named.
Sun, 11 Aug, 2013
The Health Minister James Reilly would get more co-operation from consultants if he worked with them to improve inefficiencies in public hospitals, according to a top consultant.
Thu, 13 Sep, 2012
Former Fianna Fáil TD Ned O’Keeffe was released without charge after being questioned by gardaí over suspected fraud offences.
Sat, 28 Apr, 2012
A consultant surgeon has warned that children will die because of the closure of operating theatres.
Fri, 02 Mar, 2012
The head of mortgages at AIB, Jim O'Keefe, has said 4% of its customers are having trouble paying back their loans.
Wed, 18 Jan, 2012
Waterford County secretary Tim O'Keefe has called for the number of counties who compete in the Sam Maguire to be cut by half.
Thu, 09 Jun, 2011
Clonoulty Rossmore's John O'Keeffe has been chosen to start for Tipperary in Sunday's Munster SHC quarter-final against Cork in Thurles (throw-in 4pm).
Thu, 26 May, 2011
Outgoing Fianna Fáil TD Ned O’Keefe has predicted that his party will end up with just 22 seats after all the votes are counted.
Sun, 27 Feb, 2011
There are fresh calls with Fianna Fáil for Taoiseach Brian Cowen to resign after Cork TD Ned O'Keeffe said he has lost the confidence of the public.
Sun, 09 Jan, 2011
Government-backed agencies will create 30,000 jobs next year, Minister for Enterprise and Trade, Batt O'Keeffe has claimed today.
Sun, 26 Dec, 2010
Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation Batt O'Keeffe confirmed today that a property tax will not be contained in Brian Lenihan's next Budget speech.
Fri, 09 Jul, 2010
One hundred new jobs have been confirmed for Cork over the next 12 months by Eli Lilly.
Fri, 09 Jul, 2010
Enterprise Minister Batt O’Keeffe today strongly rebuffed Fine Gael's criticism of the Government's employment strategy in the wake of the latest Live Register figures showing a record 450,000 people on the dole.
Wed, 30 Jun, 2010
AIB is making €500m available to lend to small businesses to support them through difficult economic conditions.
Tue, 25 May, 2010
Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer today announced plans to shut down three of its Irish facilities and reduce operations at a fourth, with the loss of 785 jobs.
Tue, 18 May, 2010
Enterprise Minister Batt O'Keefe has said job losses at Quinn Insurance are likely.
Thu, 29 Apr, 2010
Representatives of the Small Firms Association (SFA) today met with Enterprise Minister Batt O’Keeffe to outline key priorities for the sector and stress the importance of a supportive environment for small business in Ireland.
Wed, 28 Apr, 2010
The Enterprise Minister Batt O'Keeffe has said he is committed to assisting any workers at Quinn Insurance who are made redudant.
Sat, 24 Apr, 2010
A Fianna Fáil backbencher - and former junior Minister - has today launched another stinging attack on the new Financial Regulator.
Wed, 21 Apr, 2010
Up to 300 new jobs are to be created in Co Cork.
Mon, 12 Apr, 2010
There has been another slight increase in the number of people signing on.
Wed, 31 Mar, 2010
The Government's bank bailout plan was given the green light by the Dáil last night, despite the massive cost to the taxpayer.
Wed, 31 Mar, 2010
As the Taoiseach confirms that he is to reshuffle his Cabinet this week, Fianna Fáil TD Ned O'Keefe has said that all Government deputies will be vying for a job - because of the money.
Mon, 22 Mar, 2010
The Education Minister Batt O'Keeffe has confirmed in the Dáil that grade inflation took place in colleges and universities around the country.
Thu, 04 Mar, 2010
The Education Minister Batt O'Keeffe has launched an investigation to ensure no taxpayers' money was spent by the University of Limerick to build a home for its president.
Fri, 29 Jan, 2010
A €22m grant scheme has been announced for the provision of laptops and projectors in primary schools.
Mon, 28 Dec, 2009
A Government Minister says it is not the right time for an inquiry into what went wrong in Ireland's banking sector.
Tue, 22 Dec, 2009
The Education Minister Batt O'Keeffe has refused to back calls for bishops named in the Murphy report to be removed as patrons of schools.
Tue, 01 Dec, 2009
Education Minister Batt O'Keefe has urged teachers intending to engage in strike action later this month to think again, for the sake of pupils and parents alike.
Mon, 16 Nov, 2009
The Minister for Education Batt O'Keeffe has dismissed speculation that the Junior Cert is to be scrapped.
Tue, 03 Nov, 2009
Education Minister Batt O'Keefe has announced that construction work will begin on six new schools next spring.
Tue, 27 Oct, 2009
The Minister for Education is seeking meetings with business group IBEC and their high-tech division ICT to discuss concerns over the low-level of take-up of maths and science at Leaving Cert.
Sun, 16 Aug, 2009
A youth who viciously punched and kicked a man and then escaped from a garda and continued to beat him will be sentenced next week at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Fri, 27 Mar, 2009
More than 3,000 primary schools are set to receive grant payments totalling €26m in the coming days, according to Education Minister Batt O'Keeffe.
Mon, 29 Dec, 2008
Education Minister Batt O'Keeffe says no increased funding will be made available for substitution cover for primary schools.
Fri, 05 Dec, 2008
Education Minister Batt O'Keefe says schools should consult the school community when drawing up policies on uniforms.
Tue, 23 Sep, 2008
Education Minister Batt O'Keefe has revealed that third-level fees may be reintroduced despite the Government's previous promises to the contrary.
Mon, 11 Aug, 2008
There is real concern in the Irish athletics camp over Eileen O'Keeffe's knee injury - the Kilkenny hammer thrower admitted today that she faces 'a battle for time' to be fit for her first Olympics.
Fri, 01 Aug, 2008