Cathal Magee

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Eir headquarters. Photograph: Alan Betson

Customers of the State’s biggest telecoms operator were that worn down by its dire service standards, some seemed almost nostalgic for its semi-State (...)

Former interim chief executive of Eircom Cathal Magee has lodged a case against the company now trading as Eir in the High Court. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Cathal Magee, the former interim chief executive of Eircom (now called Eir), plans to sue the company in a row over payment of a €150,000-a-year consu(...)

Almost 20,000 children are on the orthodontic waiting list, including almost 8,000 who have been waiting for over two years. Photograph:  John Giles/PA

It has taken almost two decades for the health service to investigate the allegations made by a whistleblower about damage to children’s teeth in its (...)

Clonmel’s Michael Quinlivan breaks past Anthony McDermott of Tir Chonaill Photograph: Andrew Fosker/Inpho

Tir Chonaill Gaels (London) 0-9 Clonmel Commercials (Tipperary) 2-12 Clonmel will face Ballyboden St Enda’s in the All-Ireland semi-finals on Febru(...)

Minister for Health James Reilly would have us believe no cull of medical cards is under way. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The new head of the State’s acute hospitals is only the latest in a long line of senior officials to look at costs in the health service and go “OM(...)

Kingdom Kerry Gaels 1-7 Tir Chonaill Gaels 0-9Kingdom Kerry Gaels lifted their first London SFC title since 2004 in front of a watching Mick O’Connell(...)

Ian Carter: The HSE said that following a review it had discontinued paying its new national director of acute hospitals an academic allowance of €32,473 and a car allowance of €8,937.  Photograph: Irish Medical Times

The HSE has withdrawn more than €40,000 in allowances paid on top of salary to a senior executive in the health service who was appointed in late July(...)

National director for acute hospitals Ian Carter is being paid a total package of €188,959 a year, over €3,600 more than Taoiseach Enda Kenny gets for running the country.

The Health Service Executive has denied it is breaching the public service salary cap by paying one of its new national directors more than the Taois(...)

Former HSE chief executive Cathal Magee established a group In January 2012 to report to him on governance issues. Photograph: Eric Luke

The former chief executive of the Health Service Executive, Cathal Magee, asked the organisation’s internal audit unit last year to investigate whethe(...)