# children - Today’s News
# children - Yesterday’s News
The Australian couple are reported to have had twins through a Thai surrogate.
That brings to 24 the number of pedestrians killed on Irish roads this year.
# children - Thursday 31 July, 2014
The Commission for Energy Regulation today published details and confirmed that the government will cover costs of water use for children.
A study has suggested that a drop in black smoke levels in the mid-nineties improved overall air quality and helped reduce hospital admissions for asthma.
The school was shelled yesterday, with 16 people who had been sheltering there killed.
# children - Wednesday 30 July, 2014
The Health Products Regulatory Authority said this is just a precautionary measure and patients do not have to return packs to their pharmacy.
# children - Monday 28 July, 2014
In Ireland it is estimated that 3,780 women have undergone female genital mutilation.
# children - Sunday 27 July, 2014
Parenting can be very tough – and thankfully more people are being honest about that – but let’s not forget about the good stuff.
Some counties – including Cavan, Westmeath and Offaly – have seen a ratio of 2:1 in male to female callers to a helpline.
James Reilly and Charlie Flanagan met previously to discuss the issue.
# children - Saturday 26 July, 2014
When the need arises to soothe, calm, occupy, or otherwise try to obtain some peace from the kids we break out the tablets.
# children - Friday 25 July, 2014
They say that the State should focus on promoting non-violent forms of discipline.
# children - Thursday 24 July, 2014
UN chief Ban Ki-Moon called for the killing to stop now.
Some 18 children on their way to school have been confirmed dead so far.
# children - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
Junior Minister Aodhan O’Riordain said he is responsible now and he wants to change the system.
The sentencing judge said the offences committed against children were of shocking depravity.
The app works by sending a copy of any images taken on the child’s phone to their parents.
Meanwhile, UN rights commissioner condemns military action by Israeli and Hamas forces.
# children - Monday 21 July, 2014
The company face criticism about in-app purchases targeted at children.
One of the things I love about the summer holidays is the fact that there are no rules – we are at nobody else’s beck and call.
# children - Sunday 20 July, 2014
The girls’ families say police officers didn’t ask fast enough because they are from a lower caste.
Because nobody wants to be greeted with a large bill at the end of the month.
# children - Saturday 19 July, 2014
The 17-year-old had been told repeatedly to stop sending naked photos to his 15-year-old girlfriend.
# children - Friday 18 July, 2014
The US reaffirmed its strong support for Israel’s right to defend itself.
A child has a right to the identity of both parents, and radical new legislation seeks to underline this.
I realised that part of me needs to go back to work, for my sanity as much as my bank balance.
The absence of two nurses means another two have to be trained in on the treatment.
# children - Thursday 17 July, 2014
It was such an important and historic moment for Irish survivors, where the Pope was left in no doubt about the human and spiritual cost that clerical child sexual abuse causes.
# children - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
The question of a suitable memorial is now being looked at by the Tuam Home Graveyard Committee.
Groups representing mothers and their children question why some institutions may not be included.
The Commission have been asked to include a wide range of institutions within their scope of their inquiry.
Tusla, the child and family agency has published four reports into the deaths of children in State care.
It is believed one of the reports concerns a “very young” child.
# children - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
One child was taken to hospital with severe whooping cough, conjunctivitis and infected feet.
The government will confirm the identity of the person that will chair the Commission of Inquiry tomorrow.
# children - Monday 14 July, 2014
Crèche fees in Ireland are among the highest in Europe – but that is no guarantee children are being well cared for.
It has suspended business with the supplier involved.
# children - Saturday 12 July, 2014
Barnardos wants to know about the price of socks, PE clothes and tablets.
# children - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
Literally tens of thousands of women out there must find themselves in a similar predicament to my own. Yet I have never seen or heard it openly discussed. Ever.