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Labour Party concerned over O'Brien INM move

A number of senior Labour ministers are concerned about a possible takeover of Independent News and Media by billionaire Denis O'Brien.

31st March, 2012

A number of senior Labour ministers are concerned about a possible takeover of Independent News and Media by billionaire Denis O'Brien, and are warning that the issue could lead to tension between the two coalition parties.

Several Labour ministers, including Joan Burton and Brendan Howlin, have recently made references to O'Brien's attendance at events where Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Fine Gael ministers were also present. But privately Labour ministers are much more concerned at a...

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