Two Limerick councillors and former TD in hunt for Seanad seat

first_imgPredictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival NewsTwo Limerick councillors and former TD in hunt for Seanad seatBy Staff Reporter – March 11, 2016 752 Previous articleGardai investigating circumstances of fatal Limerick road traffic crashNext articleLimerick politician calls for Ministerial intervention over Dublin airport advertising blitz Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Email WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Linkedin Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clashcenter_img Facebook TAGSJohn SheahanKieran O’DonnelllimerickMaria ByrneSeanad WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Cllr Maria ByrneLIMERICK Fine Gael councillors Maria Byrne and John Sheahan are seeking election for Seanad seats it has emerged this week.Ms Byrne has been nominated for the Agricultural Panel by the Irish Greyhound Owners and Breeders Federation, it is understood.Following the closure of nominations next week, the campaign will take nominees around the country to seek support.Familiar with running a Seanad seat campaign, Cllr Byrne narrowly missed out on a 2007 seat when she lost by a single vote.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up In 2011, the Fine gael cllr did not seek the nomination as she was the sitting Mayor for Limerick.A notice posted on the gates of Leinster House as the 32nd Dail sat for its first session revealed that Cllr John Sheahan was seeking also Seanad seat.In 2011, the Newcastle West councillor contested both the General Election for the newly-formed North Kerry Limerick West constituency, where he polled more than 6,200 first preferences, as well as the Seanad election.Voting is by postal ballot and the count will take place at the end of April.Former Fine Gael TD, Kieran O’Donnell who was defeated in the most recent General Election was this week put forward by the Limerick branch for consideration at a national committee meeting after all nominations are [email protected] Print Twitter Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” Advertisementlast_img read more

Karnataka HC Cancels Physical Hearings At Bengaluru Principal Bench Due To Rising COVID-19 Cases

first_imgNews UpdatesKarnataka HC Cancels Physical Hearings At Bengaluru Principal Bench Due To Rising COVID-19 Cases Mustafa Plumber30 Jun 2020 8:09 AMShare This – xThe Karnataka High Court on Tuesday decided that till further orders, physical hearing of the cases at the Principal Bench of High Court at Bengaluru shall stand cancelled, in wake of the growing number of COVID-19 cases in the city. The benches at Dharwad and Kalaburagi shall function normally. The notice issued by the high court says that :”During the last few days, the number of cases…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginThe Karnataka High Court on Tuesday decided that till further orders, physical hearing of the cases at the Principal Bench of High Court at Bengaluru shall stand cancelled, in wake of the growing number of COVID-19 cases in the city. The benches at Dharwad and Kalaburagi shall function normally. The notice issued by the high court says that :”During the last few days, the number of cases tested positive for Covid-19 in the city of Bengaluru are multiplying. Considering the safety of members of the Bar and the Court staff, till further orders, physical hearing of the cases at the Principal Bench of High Court at Bengaluru shall stand cancelled and only those Benches which are already notified for hearing of urgent matters through video conferencing will function. The Benches at Dharwad and Kalaburagi shall function normally as per notified schedule.” It may be noted that physical hearing at the Principal Bench was suspended today (June 30), for sanitization of the entire High Court Complex, due to unavoidable circumstances. The notice further reads that : “The cause list of urgent matters notified for today (30th June 2020) will be taken up tomorrow (Wednesday 1st July 2020) for Video Conferencing hearing. The urgent cases which are fixed for Wednesday-1st July 2020 shall be listed on Thursday–2nd July 2020 and Friday–3rd July 2020 for Video Conferencing hearing.The Bench of Chief Justice and Justice B.V. Nagarathna which is scheduled to hear Public Interest Litigations in respect of ‘Covid-19’ stands reconstituted and the Bench of the Chief Justice and Justice Aravind Kumar will hear the said matter. Further, members of the Bar are requested to send requisitions for listing of only those cases which are really extremely urgent. It is noticed that a large number of requests are being forwarded by email for listing matters which are not really urgent”The notice says :”If this continues and the members of the Bar do not cooperate, it will become very difficult for the Court to function. This may result in stopping the Court functioning. Therefore, the cooperation of the members of the Bar is solicited. The requests for listing forwarded by email will require 72 hours for processing instead of 48 hours as mentioned in the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP).” “The appointments given for filing of cases on Thursday (2nd July 2020) and Friday (3rd July 2020) are not cancelled. The appointments given for rectification of objections are also not cancelled. Those who have been given appointments for physical filing of cases and for rectification of objections today (30th June 2020) can visit the Court on Friday (3rd July 2020) as per slots already given today (30th June 2020). In the next.week, the number of slots for physical filing and for rectification of objections will be reduced. The High Court (only the Principal Bench at Bengaluru) and all other Courts in Bengaluru Urban and Rural Districts shall remain closed on Saturday (4th July 2020)”.Subscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. All payment options available.loading….Next Storylast_img read more