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11 July 2016: The closing date for receipt of nominations is lunchtime on Monday 5 September.
The nominating committee will make a recommendation to a meeting of the Irish Executive Council on Thursday 15 September.
6 July 2016: A significant hurdle in the battle for freelance rights in Ireland was overcome with the all-party acceptance of the Competition (Amendment) Bill tabled by Senator Ivana Bacik.
24 June 2016: The union's Irish Executive Council pays tribute 20 years after the murder of the Dublin-based journalist.
2 June 2016: The NUJ has welcomed the decision of the International Labour Organisation to challenge Ireland's failure to treat freelance workers in accordance with the rights enshrined in the organisation's convention.
7 April 2016: Political parties in Ireland have been urged to seek all-party agreement on ways of tacking the issue of media dominance in Ireland.
2 March 2016: The Irish Freelance Forum is a regular one day event designed to keep freelance journalists up to date with the latest developments in their industry. Aimed at writers and photographers, and hoping to cover print, broadcast and online, it is organised by Dublin freelance branch.
26 February 2016: Union calls for investigation over intimidation of photographers taking pictures of Thomas “Slab” Murphy.
21 January 2016: Statement by Séamus Dooley, Irish Secretary
18 January 2016: The NUJ has called for all-party support for legislation to amend the law which allows GSOC to secretly access phone records and without judicial oversight.
24 November 2015: Tribute to NUJ member Eddie Holt by David Quin