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# controversy - Monday 28 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The Callely Controversies: From Fianna Fáil favourite to five months in prison Profile

The Callely Controversies: From Fianna Fáil favourite to five months in prison

The former Fianna Fáil minister has been jailed for five months. But why has he proved such a controversial figure over the years?

# controversy - Saturday 26 July, 2014

From The Score An ESPN host has suggested that women provoke domestic violence Controversy

An ESPN host has suggested that women provoke domestic violence

After watching the video, ESPN’s own Michelle Beadle went to Twitter to express her disgust with the comments.

# controversy - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

From The Score Cyclist and soigneur clash after crash, spectator moons riders TDF

Cyclist and soigneur clash after crash, spectator moons riders

There was far more to today’s Tour de France stage than just cycling.

From The Score Manchester City game called off over ‘racism’ Controversy

Manchester City game called off over ‘racism’

The club’s under-21 side walked off the pitch after Seko Fofana was allegedly abused.

# controversy - Monday 21 July, 2014

From The Score GAA to wait for referee’s report on Dublin ‘bite’ allegation Controversy

GAA to wait for referee’s report on Dublin ‘bite’ allegation

Meath manager Mick O’Dowd alleged that Mickey Burke was bitten during yesterday’s Leinster SFC final.

# controversy - Sunday 20 July, 2014

From The Score Biting allegations overshadow Dublin’s Leinster final win Controversy

Biting allegations overshadow Dublin’s Leinster final win

Meath manager Mick O’Dowd has alleged that defender Mickey Burke was bitten in the second half.

# controversy - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From The Score UCI accused of giving Froome unfair advantage by allowing use of steroid-based drug – report Controversy

UCI accused of giving Froome unfair advantage by allowing use of steroid-based drug – report

The World Anti-Doping Agency is apparently studying the case, according to French Sunday newspaper, Le Journal du Dimanche.

From TheJournal.ie Stephen Donnelly quits banking inquiry, says Taoiseach stated that he will try to control it I'm Out

Stephen Donnelly quits banking inquiry, says Taoiseach stated that he will try to control it

The Government made sure they would have a majority on the inquiry after they had lost it.

# controversy - Friday 13 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Former POW Bergdahl back on US soil, will continue medical treatment in Texas Controversy

Former POW Bergdahl back on US soil, will continue medical treatment in Texas

It comes as new letters emerge, suggesting he was in a troubled state of mind before and during his deployment with the military.

# controversy - Friday 30 May, 2014

From The Score ‘The All Blacks would have toured Nazi Germany’ – Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu Controversy

‘The All Blacks would have toured Nazi Germany’ – Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu

The former Samoan international centre posted a YouTube video questioning why New Zealand don’t visit Polynesia.

# controversy - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Was Cromwell framed? Why one man thinks he might not have been that bad after all… Controversy

Was Cromwell framed? Why one man thinks he might not have been that bad after all…

A new book by an Irish amateur historian says that two men were responsible for Cromwell’s dastardly reputation.

# controversy - Sunday 11 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie David Hall says blackmail scandal won’t put him off Dáil bid Dublin West

David Hall says blackmail scandal won’t put him off Dáil bid

David Hall, best known as a mortgage debt campaigner, says he was asked for €10,000 for a video which appears to show him making race-based remarks.

# controversy - Friday 9 May, 2014

From The Score Harsh red card for Lopes sees Bohs play out stalemate with UCD Controversy

Harsh red card for Lopes sees Bohs play out stalemate with UCD

The home side’s winless run at Dalymount Park continues after another night of frustration.

# controversy - Friday 2 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “Brown envelopes, money and Ben Dunne…it’s about the worst ingredients if you want to win a seat” No Regrets

# controversy - Thursday 1 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Jeremy Clarkson is ‘begging for forgiveness’ but denies using n-word on Top Gear Controversy

VIDEO: Jeremy Clarkson is ‘begging for forgiveness’ but denies using n-word on Top Gear

The denials come after a story in today’s Daily Mirror which claimed that Clarkson used a racist children’s rhyme.

# controversy - Monday 28 April, 2014

From The Score Jim McGuinness on club fixtures controversy: ‘I know it is coming from certain quarters’ Local Discontent

Jim McGuinness on club fixtures controversy: ‘I know it is coming from certain quarters’

The Donegal boss insists that they are doing nothing different to other counties.

# controversy - Friday 18 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Irish Times to explain why controversial cartoon was removed from website Martyn Turner

Irish Times to explain why controversial cartoon was removed from website

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin had said last week that priests were “hurt” by the cartoon’s publication.

# controversy - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Rehab admit response has been ‘inadequate’ and ‘seriously damaging’ Hands Up

Rehab admit response has been ‘inadequate’ and ‘seriously damaging’

The group has drafted in an independent management consultant to identify how they can be more transparent.

# controversy - Saturday 5 April, 2014

From The Score GIF: Jared Payne sent off for Ulster after only four minutes Controversy

GIF: Jared Payne sent off for Ulster after only four minutes

The New Zealand fullback was given his marching orders after taking out opposite number Andy Goode.

# controversy - Friday 4 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Limerick City of Culture gets new director Fully Advertised

Limerick City of Culture gets new director

Mike Fitzpatrick currently holds the position as Interim Head.

# controversy - Monday 24 March, 2014

From The Score Gibbs and Oxlade-Chamberlain win appeal but referee Marriner NOT punished Controversy

Gibbs and Oxlade-Chamberlain win appeal but referee Marriner NOT punished

The Arsenal pair were involved in a case of mistaken identity at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Taoiseach declines to answer questions on Callinan controversy Walk And Talk

VIDEO: Taoiseach declines to answer questions on Callinan controversy

Journalists had to make do with a brief walk and talk with Enda Kenny in Dublin today.

# controversy - Saturday 22 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here are 9 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Here are 9 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Thousands of delegates, hundreds of motions, but what did we learn at the two-day gathering in Killarney. TheJournal.ie reveals all…

# controversy - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

From The Score MIA’s middle-finger gesture at the 2012 Super Bowl could cost her $16.6million Controversy

MIA’s middle-finger gesture at the 2012 Super Bowl could cost her $16.6million

The NFL are suing the British rapper as a result of her action.

# controversy - Sunday 9 March, 2014

From The Score Shelbourne FC apologise for the lack of tea at their ground on Friday Controversy

Shelbourne FC apologise for the lack of tea at their ground on Friday

“We fully expect to be up-and-running again for the game v Bray Wanderers,” a statement added.

# controversy - Saturday 1 March, 2014

From The Score FA to probe headbutt as Pardew apologises Controversy

FA to probe headbutt as Pardew apologises

Despite his apology, the 52-year-old is likely to face severe punishment from the FA.

# controversy - Friday 28 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Katie Hopkins weighs in with her opinion on Irish politics Trolling

Katie Hopkins weighs in with her opinion on Irish politics

Ah Katie. Was that necessary?

# controversy - Thursday 27 February, 2014

From The Score German anti-doping doctor resigns over pic of Kevin-Prince Boateng drinking and smoking Controversy

German anti-doping doctor resigns over pic of Kevin-Prince Boateng drinking and smoking

The Schalke midfielder was photographed in the dressing room while waiting for a drugs test.

# controversy - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Alan Shatter says none of Micheál Martin’s claims are true, denies misleading Dáil Garda Whistleblower

Alan Shatter says none of Micheál Martin’s claims are true, denies misleading Dáil

The Minister for Justice has been giving his side of the controversy around allegations from a garda whistleblower in the Dáil this morning.

# controversy - Friday 21 February, 2014

From The Score South Korean fury at Yuna Kim figure-skating defeat Controversy

South Korean fury at Yuna Kim figure-skating defeat

Websites were flooded with angry comments by ordinary South Koreans who felt that “Queen Yuna” had been robbed of the title.

# controversy - Thursday 20 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Shatter: Confidential recipient couldn’t explain his comments to garda whistleblower Oliver Connolly

Shatter: Confidential recipient couldn’t explain his comments to garda whistleblower

The post of confidential recipient is to be replaced by a new system, the Minister confirmed.

# controversy - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Verrimus ‘stand by’ the evidence in their original GSOC report Surveillance Claims

Verrimus ‘stand by’ the evidence in their original GSOC report

The security company indicated today that it would cooperate with the judicial review.

From TheJournal.ie ‘Like the fox designing the chicken coop’: Opposition says Shatter has undermined the GSOC review BUGGING

‘Like the fox designing the chicken coop’: Opposition says Shatter has undermined the GSOC review

Sinn Féin have called for an independent review into the controversy.

# controversy - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Shatter: “No evidence at all” of surveillance of GSOC Controversy

Shatter: “No evidence at all” of surveillance of GSOC

Shatter said that he has received more information on the accessing of the wifi at the GSOC offices.

# controversy - Saturday 8 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Landmark Dublin bar boycotts Coca-Cola over Sochi Olympics sponsorship By George

Landmark Dublin bar boycotts Coca-Cola over Sochi Olympics sponsorship

The George will stop selling the soft drink for the duration of the Games.

# controversy - Thursday 30 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge The Saturday Night Show will host a debate on homophobia this Saturday Debate

The Saturday Night Show will host a debate on homophobia this Saturday

According to RTE, ‘The Saturday Night Show will host a debate on homophobia; what constitutes homophobia and who gets to define the word?’

# controversy - Friday 24 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should the garda whistleblowers be brought before the PAC? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the garda whistleblowers be brought before the PAC?

The Garda Commissioner is reluctant to have the whistleblowers appear in front of the committee, but government ministers want answers.

# controversy - Saturday 18 January, 2014

From The Score Was this a penalty? Suarez incident sets up Liverpool’s equaliser Controversy

Was this a penalty? Suarez incident sets up Liverpool’s equaliser

Steven Gerrard scored from the spot — but was it a penalty in the first place?

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: What’s happening with electricity pylons and why is it such a big issue? Pylons

Explainer: What’s happening with electricity pylons and why is it such a big issue?

Heard a lot about pylons in recent weeks, but not sure what it’s all about. Here’s Eirgrid’s projects explained.

# controversy - Friday 17 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge RTÉ releases recording of controversial God Slot show in advance of broadcast RTÉ

RTÉ releases recording of controversial God Slot show in advance of broadcast

RTÉ was forced to respond to criticism after ‘curing gays’ tweet last night.

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