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# standards - Thursday 16 September, 2021

'We need to be treated better so we can play better'
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# Standards

'We need to be treated better so we can play better'

Updated Sep 16th 2021, 3:04 PM 13,047 Views 10 Comments

Two Ireland internationals have expressed their disappointment about Connacht’s changing facilities.

# standards - Wednesday 4 August, 2021

Three Wallabies dropped for All Blacks clash after drinking session
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# Standards

Three Wallabies dropped for All Blacks clash after drinking session

Aug 4th 2021, 9:54 AM 13,880 Views 4 Comments

Star wing Marika Koroibete was part of the trio.

# standards - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Sexton: 'Have we gone backwards? Not compared to 2019'
# Progress
# Progress

Sexton: 'Have we gone backwards? Not compared to 2019'

Dec 1st 2020, 1:52 PM 7,148 Views 28 Comments

The Ireland captain insists the current Ireland side has made progress that they have just been unable to reproduce in competitive action.

# standards - Sunday 23 August, 2020

'Plenty to work on. That's a great place to be after a win'
# Standards
# Standards

'Plenty to work on. That's a great place to be after a win'

Aug 23rd 2020, 2:25 PM 7,328 Views 15 Comments

Johnny Sexton wants Leinster to perform in seven games ‘to create something special’. Leo Cullen’s exacting standards will help them keep the foot on the pedal.

# standards - Friday 21 February, 2020

'If you messed up in lineouts there was a death stare. That's the worst'
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# Standards

'If you messed up in lineouts there was a death stare. That's the worst'

Feb 21st 2020, 6:00 AM 10,628 Views 4 Comments

Paul O’Connell has returned to Ireland camp this week.

# standards - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Leo Cullen: Leinster must learn and 'be better' after off-field incidents
# Responsibility
# Responsibility

Leo Cullen: Leinster must learn and 'be better' after off-field incidents

Aug 17th 2019, 6:43 PM 26,979 Views 24 Comments

The province’s head coach said steps have been taken to ensure there isn’t a repeat of the events of last May.

# standards - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

'That’s probably the mindset of a smaller club... We can be so much better'
# Standards
# Standards

'That’s probably the mindset of a smaller club... We can be so much better'

Sep 12th 2018, 12:00 PM 26,606 Views 31 Comments

Leinster number eight Jack Conan and his team-mates are out to prove a point this week.

# standards - Friday 27 July, 2018

Beef burgers recalled as 'use-by' date wrong by a month
# FSAI
From TheJournal.ie
# FSAI

Beef burgers recalled as 'use-by' date wrong by a month

Jul 27th 2018, 7:55 PM 37,234 Views 17 Comments

This recall was one of a number of notices issued by the FSAI today.

# standards - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

'A very serious breach of trust': Images of child abuse stayed on Facebook, undercover report claims
# C4 Dispatches
From TheJournal.ie
# C4 Dispatches

'A very serious breach of trust': Images of child abuse stayed on Facebook, undercover report claims

Updated Jul 17th 2018, 10:08 PM 27,772 Views 29 Comments

Facebook said it was grateful to the journalists for bringing “mistakes” in its training processes to its attention.

# standards - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

'Average is not acceptable' - Farrell left fuming by conceded tries against Italy
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# Standards

'Average is not acceptable' - Farrell left fuming by conceded tries against Italy

Feb 20th 2018, 2:53 PM 11,669 Views 15 Comments

The Ireland defence coach was not a happy man as Ireland switched off against Italy.

# standards - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Everyone in the Oireachtas is to 'promote dignity and respect' for their colleagues
# Principles
From TheJournal.ie
# Principles

Everyone in the Oireachtas is to 'promote dignity and respect' for their colleagues

Nov 14th 2017, 10:42 PM 6,322 Views 23 Comments

They have agreed they will “adopt consistent standards” on the issue in the wake of sexual assault and harassment scandals here and abroad.

# standards - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Irish Human Rights Commission worried new hubs could 'normalise' family homelessness
# Homelessness
From TheJournal.ie
# Homelessness

Irish Human Rights Commission worried new hubs could 'normalise' family homelessness

Jul 12th 2017, 9:26 AM 9,287 Views 41 Comments

IHREC released a detailed report outlining its concerns about the new family hub model of homeless accommodation.

# standards - Monday 1 May, 2017

Want to give feedback on your hospital treatment? From today, you can
# Landmark Survey
From TheJournal.ie
# Landmark Survey

Want to give feedback on your hospital treatment? From today, you can

May 1st 2017, 9:50 AM 12,051 Views 23 Comments

Patients discharged between now and the end of May will be able to complete the National Patient Experience Survey.

# standards - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Here's how the international community stops drones from crashing into aircraft
# Droning On
From TheJournal.ie
# Droning On

Here's how the international community stops drones from crashing into aircraft

Feb 26th 2017, 7:30 AM 11,766 Views 5 Comments

As commercial and private drones become ever more prevalent, the risk of airplane strikes heightens accordingly.

# standards - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Parents warned to check sun cream and armbands this summer
# Safety First
From TheJournal.ie
# Safety First

Parents warned to check sun cream and armbands this summer

Jul 3rd 2016, 6:00 PM 22,110 Views 19 Comments

Safety first.

# standards - Monday 13 June, 2016

Landlords could face NCT-style checks to bring rental properties up to standard
# Housing
From TheJournal.ie
# Housing

Landlords could face NCT-style checks to bring rental properties up to standard

Jun 13th 2016, 2:34 PM 17,004 Views 73 Comments

Housing charity Threshold said some tenants are now “afraid” to complain about sub-standard accommodation.

# standards - Friday 11 March, 2016

Captain Rory Best rejects the notion that Ireland are being bullied
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

Captain Rory Best rejects the notion that Ireland are being bullied

Mar 11th 2016, 4:00 PM 7,061 Views 23 Comments

The hooker says Ireland’s players have not yet hit the standards they demand of themselves.

# standards - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Brown Thomas told to stop selling potentially unsafe hoverboards
# Standards
From TheJournal.ie
# Standards

Brown Thomas told to stop selling potentially unsafe hoverboards

Dec 17th 2015, 8:10 PM 19,784 Views 28 Comments

After an investigation, three Irish retailers have been directed to stop selling these non-compliant products.

# standards - Friday 27 November, 2015

11 things that'll put the fear of God in anyone who works in retail
# Standards
From The Daily Edge
# Standards

11 things that'll put the fear of God in anyone who works in retail

Nov 27th 2015, 9:30 PM 7,666 Views 4 Comments

It truly was a very Black Friday for the retail workers out there.

# standards - Monday 5 October, 2015

Google drops its famous 'Don't be evil' motto for a less catchy version
# What's The Motto With You
From TheJournal.ie
# What's The Motto With You

Google drops its famous 'Don't be evil' motto for a less catchy version

Oct 5th 2015, 5:25 PM 16,263 Views 12 Comments

‘Do the right thing’ just doesn’t have the same ring to it.

# standards - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Portlaoise prisoners plan dirty protest after being refused gluten-free bread
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From TheJournal.ie
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Portlaoise prisoners plan dirty protest after being refused gluten-free bread

Sep 17th 2015, 2:12 PM 13,199 Views 65 Comments

The action is being taken by about 25 men.

# standards - Monday 10 August, 2015

Something strange happens to the quality of teachers during recessions
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From TheJournal.ie
# Standards

Something strange happens to the quality of teachers during recessions

Aug 10th 2015, 6:05 AM 24,305 Views 21 Comments

It also reveals how to attract better teachers into classrooms.

# standards - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

The Schmidt effect: Ireland coach's shadow looms over Leinster job
# Standards
# Standards

The Schmidt effect: Ireland coach's shadow looms over Leinster job

Jun 3rd 2015, 12:03 PM 6,757 Views 16 Comments

Leinster say they’re in ‘no immediate rush’ to replace Matt O’Connor.

# standards - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Why did the political ethics watchdog get 427 complaints in 2012, but just 29 last year?
# Big Drop
From TheJournal.ie
# Big Drop

Why did the political ethics watchdog get 427 complaints in 2012, but just 29 last year?

Aug 7th 2014, 12:42 PM 9,417 Views 20 Comments

A certain Tipperary North politician…

# standards - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Here are the best and worst bathing waters in Ireland
# Fancy A Dip
From TheJournal.ie
# Fancy A Dip

Here are the best and worst bathing waters in Ireland

May 1st 2014, 10:20 AM 30,853 Views 24 Comments

Thankfully, 90 per cent of Irish bathing waters are due to meet the ‘excellent’ or ‘good’ standards which will come into force from this year.

# standards - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

ASAI rules that Paddy Power's controversial Oscar Pistorius ad WAS offensive
# Rap On The Knuckles
From TheJournal.ie
# Rap On The Knuckles

ASAI rules that Paddy Power's controversial Oscar Pistorius ad WAS offensive

Apr 22nd 2014, 6:26 PM 15,313 Views 21 Comments

The Advertising Standards Agency of Ireland has upheld 65 complaints against the ads which ran in the Sunday Independent and Sunday World.

# standards - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Paul O'Connell set for 'mammoth task' against offloading kings Toulouse
# Poc
# Poc

Paul O'Connell set for 'mammoth task' against offloading kings Toulouse

Apr 3rd 2014, 8:00 AM 8,825 Views 17 Comments

The Ireland captain has highlighted the threats posed by the Top 14 side’s size, footwork and passing after contact.

# standards - Friday 28 February, 2014

One person received 70 per cent of all big political donations last year
# Money Money Money
From TheJournal.ie
# Money Money Money

One person received 70 per cent of all big political donations last year

Feb 28th 2014, 2:46 PM 23,616 Views 44 Comments

Meanwhile, fourteen elected representatives didn’t declare their donation statements and may now face prosecution.

# standards - Thursday 19 December, 2013

International standards group pushes for universal laptop charger
# Tech Specs
From TheJournal.ie
# Tech Specs

International standards group pushes for universal laptop charger

Dec 19th 2013, 11:07 AM 8,265 Views 35 Comments

The IEC aims to reduce e-waste created by chargers, which is said to exceed half a million tons each year.

# standards - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Turns out Fairy Liquid DOES last twice as long as its rivals
# Twice As Nice
From TheJournal.ie
# Twice As Nice

Turns out Fairy Liquid DOES last twice as long as its rivals

Sep 18th 2013, 3:31 PM 7,327 Views 20 Comments

A complaint from its rival Persil ended with the UK’s Advertising Standards Authority led to the ruling.

# standards - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

All 25,000 students fail the entrance exam for university in Liberia
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From TheJournal.ie
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All 25,000 students fail the entrance exam for university in Liberia

Aug 28th 2013, 7:07 PM 26,048 Views 37 Comments

Awkward.

# standards - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Charities regulator to be in operation by 2014
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From TheJournal.ie
# Charity

Charities regulator to be in operation by 2014

Jul 10th 2013, 2:31 PM 4,588 Views 40 Comments

New Charities Regulatory Authority will be funded by charities by way of “modest annual registration fee”.

# standards - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

"What a bunch of cox sackers" - the BBC gets into trouble over innuendo
# Ooh Matron
From TheJournal.ie
# Ooh Matron

"What a bunch of cox sackers" - the BBC gets into trouble over innuendo

May 15th 2013, 3:22 PM 15,373 Views 36 Comments

Oops.

# standards - Sunday 12 May, 2013

Bangladesh disaster 'could happen again' - but can we help?
# Bangladesh
From TheJournal.ie
# Bangladesh

Bangladesh disaster 'could happen again' - but can we help?

May 12th 2013, 8:00 AM 4,186 Views 4 Comments

Oxfam says that about 90 per cent of high rise buildings in Dhaka, where last week’s tragic building collapse occurred, are not built even to local standards.

# standards - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

New child protection inspections to bring Ireland in line with international standards
# Child Protection
From TheJournal.ie
# Child Protection

New child protection inspections to bring Ireland in line with international standards

Feb 26th 2013, 6:50 AM 3,289 Views 4 Comments

The inspections will see the State’s children and families services subject to independent inspection and monitoring for the first time.

# standards - Friday 1 February, 2013

Bedsits are history thanks to new regulations effective from today
# Bedsits
From TheJournal.ie
# Bedsits

Bedsits are history thanks to new regulations effective from today

Feb 1st 2013, 2:45 PM 30,803 Views 80 Comments

Rental properties are now required to have separate bathrooms, independently controlled heating appliances and adequate food preparation and storage facilities.

# standards - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

HIQA publishes Standards for residential care services for people with disabilities
# Disabilities
From TheJournal.ie
# Disabilities

HIQA publishes Standards for residential care services for people with disabilities

Oct 17th 2012, 11:52 AM 3,780 Views 5 Comments

The Authority is looking for feedback for standards to be adopted by care centres providing residential services to people with disabilities.

# standards - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

New standards for child protection services unveiled
# Enda Kenny
From TheJournal.ie
# Enda Kenny

New standards for child protection services unveiled

Jul 25th 2012, 4:54 PM 3,483 Views 7 Comments

The Taoiseach said the 27 point plan sets out clearly what exactly is expected of HSE managers and social workers when working within child protection services.

# standards - Saturday 21 July, 2012

86 per cent of Irish people believe corruption is a major problem
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From TheJournal.ie
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86 per cent of Irish people believe corruption is a major problem

Jul 21st 2012, 6:49 PM 5,753 Views 52 Comments

Some 36 per cent of respondents said they believed they were personally affected by corruption in their daily lives, according to the latest report by the Standards in Public Office Commission.

# standards - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

New code of conduct says teachers CAN interact with pupils on Facebook
# Social Media
From TheJournal.ie
# Social Media

New code of conduct says teachers CAN interact with pupils on Facebook

Jun 20th 2012, 6:45 AM 4,230 Views 15 Comments

The guidelines drawn up by the Teaching Council say teachers should make sure that any interaction on social networks is ‘appropriate’.

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