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Dublin: 18 °C Tuesday 11 August, 2020

#u-turn

# u-turn - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Trump administration rescinds decision to revoke some international student visas US

Trump administration rescinds decision to revoke some international student visas

ICE had said that international students must leave the country if their classes are only online, or transfer to a school offering in-person tuition.

# u-turn - Monday 6 July, 2020

PGA calls off plan for fans at Memorial as virus cases spike in Ohio

The state’s Covid-19 death toll reached 2,911 with 19 people passing away on Sunday.

# u-turn - Thursday 2 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'It looked like the Lone Ranger': Donald Trump appears to perform u-turn on masks Masking A Lot

'It looked like the Lone Ranger': Donald Trump appears to perform u-turn on masks

Donald Trump has long avoided being photographed in a mask.

# u-turn - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

GAA to offer refunds to season ticket holders if season is cancelled

This follows criticism over the inserting of a clause stating refunds would not be offered in ‘circumstances outside of the control of the GAA’.

# u-turn - Monday 13 April, 2020

Spurs reverse decision to furlough non-playing staff

The north London club promise to pay staff their wages in full.

# u-turn - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

'I had itchy feet so when the opportunity came, I grabbed it with two hands. It feels like I never left'

Áine O’Gorman is in line to win her 101st Ireland cap after coming out of international retirement.

# u-turn - Saturday 30 November, 2019

From TheJournal.ie BBC backs down in interview standoff with Boris Johnson in wake of terror attack Boris Johnson

BBC backs down in interview standoff with Boris Johnson in wake of terror attack

“We believe it is now in the public interest that the Prime Minister should be interviewed.”

# u-turn - Friday 22 November, 2019

Diego Maradona returns as coach of Argentine club two days after leaving

‘Achieving political unity in the club’ appears to be the reason behind the dramatic U-turn.

# u-turn - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Prince Andrew 'steps back' from royal duties for the 'foreseeable future' Duke Of York

Prince Andrew 'steps back' from royal duties for the 'foreseeable future'

The announcement follows a widespread criticism following his interview with the BBC on his connections with Jeffrey Epstein.

# u-turn - Friday 28 June, 2019

Egypt do a U-turn and recall midfielder banned over sexual harassment claims

Amr Warda has also had his suspension reduced, meaning he will now be available to play in the knockout stages of the African Cup of Nations.

# u-turn - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Bowyer signs new deal for Championship-bound Charlton one day after he was set to leave

The 42-year-old previously failed to reach an agreement with the Addicks about his future at the club.

# u-turn - Monday 15 April, 2019

Gatland's assistant Edwards pulls out of Wigan Warriors head coach role

‘This is not about money, this is about Wigan Warriors getting the best man for the job which, at the moment, I feel is not me.’

# u-turn - Thursday 28 March, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump rows back on decision to cut Special Olympics funding by $18m U-turn

Donald Trump rows back on decision to cut Special Olympics funding by $18m

“I’ve been to the Special Olympics, I think it’s incredible,” he told reporters.

# u-turn - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Young Manchester City attacker turns back on England to declare for Germany

Lukas Nmecha, an England U21 international, played for Germany U21s in a win against England last night.

# u-turn - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

From TheJournal.ie VAT on vitamins and supplements won't jump to 23% - at least until November U-turn

VAT on vitamins and supplements won't jump to 23% - at least until November

An increased rate on some food supplements was due to kick in on Friday.

# u-turn - Saturday 9 February, 2019

From TheJournal.ie UK government terminates £13.8m contract with Seaborne Freight for no-deal Brexit ferries U-turn

UK government terminates £13.8m contract with Seaborne Freight for no-deal Brexit ferries

It’s been reported that the contract was cancelled after an Irish company, Arklow Shipping, withdrew its backing.

# u-turn - Monday 31 December, 2018

Premier League's new chief executive changes her mind and turns down job

Dinnage was set to be the Premier League’s first female chief executive.

# u-turn - Friday 14 December, 2018

UFC strikes deal with BT Sport for Ireland and UK after pulling plug on Eleven Sports agreement

The new streaming service is reportedly facing closure after just four months.

# u-turn - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Fulham's billionaire owner Khan withdraws £600m offer to buy Wembley Stadium

The Pakistani-American businessman will not be purchasing the home of England’s international football team after all.

# u-turn - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Steve Bannon dropped from New Yorker Festival as famous people say they won't share the stage with him

Steve Bannon dropped from New Yorker Festival as famous people say they won't share the stage with him

The reversal of the decision was announced last night.

# u-turn - Saturday 25 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Tesla to remain public after shareholders tell Elon Musk 'please don't do this' U-turn

Tesla to remain public after shareholders tell Elon Musk 'please don't do this'

Shares at the company fell by 20% this month.

# u-turn - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Iran's largest football stadium to admit thousands of women for the first time since 1979

More than 10,000 tickets were expected to be put on sale for Wednesday’s screening.

# u-turn - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Chelsea perform u-turn and put plans to redevelop Stamford Bridge on hold

The club cite ‘unfavorable investment climate’ as the reason for their decision.

# u-turn - Friday 25 May, 2018

Springbok Steyn turns down move to relegated Brive to stay in Paris

The out-half has extended his contract with Stade Francais.

# u-turn - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Eamon Dunphy says he was 'completely wrong' about Ronaldo Admittance This post contains videos

Eamon Dunphy says he was 'completely wrong' about Ronaldo

The former Irish international was a vocal critic of the star in the past.

# u-turn - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

McDaniels breaks silence on last-ditch decision to snub Colts and stay with Patriots

Josh McDaniels has apologised “to anyone who was affected in any way” by his last-ditch decision to reject the Indianapolis Colts.

# u-turn - Thursday 8 February, 2018

'My word is my bond: Agent drops Josh McDaniels after Colts coaching controversy

Bob LaMonte, who also represents Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard, ended his professional relationship with McDaniels.

# u-turn - Friday 20 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Aer Lingus flight returns to Dublin after 'significant damage' to runway lights discovered Tyre Tracks

Aer Lingus flight returns to Dublin after 'significant damage' to runway lights discovered

The flight was 15 minutes into its journey when the crew was contacted by air traffic controllers.

# u-turn - Monday 25 September, 2017

Fifa scraps ban of poppies on football shirts

Fifa scraps ban of poppies on football shirts

The organisation’s initial stance was based on a strict interpretation of its laws.

# u-turn - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Ross Barkley 'changes his mind' over £35 million Chelsea switch during medical

The England international was in London putting the finishing touches to his switch to the Premier League champions.

# u-turn - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Isaac Makwala given permission to run solo time-trial after being denied entry

The Botswana runner was barred from Monday’s heats at the World Athletics Championships, having fallen victim to a norovirus outbreak.

# u-turn - Monday 17 July, 2017

'Players were saying they wanted a change. I felt it made no sense for me to stay as manager'

Pete McGrath has revealed player unrest was behind his surprising Fermanagh exit.

# u-turn - Friday 14 July, 2017

Fermanagh boss steps down one week after it was announced he's staying on

Pete McGrath has told the county board he will not take the reins for the 2018 season.

# u-turn - Sunday 21 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie With its ridesharing plans parked, Uber struggles to justify more Irish investment

With its ridesharing plans parked, Uber struggles to justify more Irish investment

But the company’s local head is still confident its flagship service will launch here.

# u-turn - Thursday 18 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie With its ridesharing plans parked, Uber struggles to justify more Irish investment U-turn

With its ridesharing plans parked, Uber struggles to justify more Irish investment

But the company’s local head is still confident its flagship service will launch here.

# u-turn - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Apple is changing the iPhone's charging port again U-turn

Apple is changing the iPhone's charging port again

The switch to a USB-C port would put the Apple product on par with others across the industry.

# u-turn - Monday 27 February, 2017

Mayo's footballers have found themselves an unlikely 'Angel of Hope'

Three weeks after writing off Mayo’s All-Ireland hopes, Pat Spillane appears to have changed his tune.

# u-turn - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trump says 'Palestinians need to get rid of hate' as he supports one-state solution in Israel conflict In It Together

Trump says 'Palestinians need to get rid of hate' as he supports one-state solution in Israel conflict

International consensus has called for a two state future, but Trump has taken a different view.

# u-turn - Friday 10 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Experts say Donald Trump has "come to his senses" after friendly phone call with China U-turn

Experts say Donald Trump has "come to his senses" after friendly phone call with China

The US President has reaffirmed his country’s ‘One China’ policy.