RTÉ, Ireland's National Public Service Media Organisation.
RTÉ News Now is an Irish free-to-air news television network operated by Irish State-broadcaster RTÉ. The channel launched as RTÉ News Now available exclusively online on 12 June 2008. The channel began broadcasting as a free-to-air channel on 29 October 2010 on Saorview. The channel broadcasts free-to-air and commercial-free.
It is available in Ireland and globally online, on mobile phones and an iPhone/iPad application is also widely available free.
It is operated by RTÉ's department RTÉ News and Current Affairs and broadcasts in the Irish, English and ISL languages.
Virgin Media News (formerly TV3 News and then 3News Ireland) is the news division of Virgin Media Television in the Republic of Ireland, owned by Liberty Global. The news division produces news and current affairs programming for free-to-air channels Virgin Media One, Virgin Media Two and Virgin Media Three, online (virginmediatelevision.ie), on-demand (Virgin Media Player and on mobile.
Its flagship programme is the daily evening news from 5.30 with Collete Fitzpatrick; other programmes include news bulletins on Ireland AM, News at 12 pm and 8 pm.