Inflation squeezes the living, but delivers windfall benefits to certain companies. This is the Gist.
The Government refuses to take a decision the science says it must make to hit Ireland's emissions targets. This is the Gist.
The political climate and the actual climate aligned this week, leaving everyone hot and the farm lobby bothered. This is the Gist.
The Tories were revolting and Irish planning legislation was bolting. This is the Gist.
The Government is trying to rush through a bad law on their national surveillance regime. This is the Gist.
The NMH debate revealed the most valued behaviour in a political system devoted to protecting groupthink.
After a week of assertion and counter-assertions we're settling on a generally agreed set of facts about the new National Maternity Hospital plan.
A spooked Cabinet refused to approve the Maternity Hospital deal after a mobilisation campaign saw TDs' phones and emails hopping. This is the Gist.
The Government is trying to move forward with their plan to gift the National Maternity Hospital to the nuns' chosen vehicle. This is the Gist.
Sometimes it's impossible to know when we're in a between time. And then, sometimes, its pretty obvious. This is the Gist.