Category: POLITICS

“I’d Usually Go Through Several Burners In A Week” Garda Commissioner Defends Missing Phone

GARDA Commissioner Noirín O’Sullivan has told the tribunal investigating an alleged smear campaign against Garda whistleblower Sergeant Maurice McCabe that she usually goes through several burners a week, and has no idea where the phone she used during that period is at this moment. “I’d usually go through five, sometimes six blowers a week,” she said, breaking… Read more »

Fresh Fears As Sisters Of Charity Relinquish Hospital Control To The Government

THE Nation was left reeling after an initial flurry of celebration this morning after realising the new maternity hospital will now essentially come under the complete control of the Irish government, following a decision by the Sisters Of Charity to relinquish control of the St Vincent’s site. The religious order announced earlier that they will end… Read more »

Coveney Spotted Wearing Leather Jacket In Bid To Appear Cooler, Younger Than Varadkar

STRIKING a seemingly confident pose in between uncontrollable bouts of sobbing, Fine Gael leadership candidate Simon Coveney spent this morning modelling before a mirror in a leather jacket, reportedly in an attempt to appeal to the wider electorate and secure endorsements from party colleagues. Seeking to claw back some support in a bid to overhaul… Read more »

Fianna Fáil Waiting Until Fine Gael Have New Leader Before Pulling Plug On Government

IN THE AFTERMATH of Taoiseach Enda Kenny’s decision to resign as Fine Gael party leader, many people have wondered aloud if this will lead to Fianna Fáil immediately pulling their support for the government, plunging the country into a general election. However, Fianna Fáil sources have allayed such fears, confirming they wouldn’t dream of doing… Read more »