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Dublin: 12 °C Wednesday 22 October, 2014

#Ireland

# ireland - Monday 13 October, 2014

Poll: Are you worried about Ebola spreading to Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you worried about Ebola spreading to Ireland?

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has confidence in Ireland’s plans.

# ireland - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 21 things Ireland does better than anywhere else in the world Great Little Country

21 things Ireland does better than anywhere else in the world

Best small country in the world.

More people at risk of losing their family home are seeking advice

3,588 people had sought advice from Focus Ireland in the first eight months of this year.

1916 Rising relatives are not happy with the Government’s commemoration plans

The association said they are eager to have a meeting with the new Arts Minister.

‘If we want sustainable public services like water, we need mechanisms to pay for it’

Aodhán Ó Ríordáin said we can’t go back to the old ways of narrow taxation.

# ireland - Saturday 11 October, 2014

From Business ETC US firm snaps up exclusive Lough Erne resort Sold

US firm snaps up exclusive Lough Erne resort

The exclusive resort hosted the G8 meeting last year.

Have you seen this 16-year-old girl? She has been missing since yesterday

Harmanjot Kaur is missing from the Palmerstown area.

‘We had to face facts that maybe our little girl was not going to make it’

LauraLynn palliative carers are looking after 40 families, who say the HSE respite could be organised a lot quicker.

# ireland - Friday 10 October, 2014

Nurses demand details of HSE’s Ebola plan

Nurses want to know what contingency plans and alert systems are in place.

Staff in six of Dublin’s major hospitals vote for strike action

The pay and roster dispute involves hospital porters, catering operatives, laboratory assistants and CSSD Technicians.

People queued up to burn their Irish Water packs in a bath tub last night

The gardaí said there were no arrests at the demonstration in Clondalkin last night.

Irish judges are among the best paid in Europe

A judge at the beginning of their career can expect to take home €122,512.

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“We really need to ask ourselves as a society how are we failing young people”

Professor Brendan Kelly made the comment as a new report into mental health in Europe is released.

Dean of Christ Church Cathedral to ‘sleep rough’ next week

It’s to shine a light on homelessness in Ireland.

Ireland is not bringing in airport checks for Ebola, says Department of Health

Ireland is fully prepared to deal with any possible Ebola case, the Chief Medical Officer said.

Ireland has made the front page of the Financial Times again…

… and yes, it’s because of the Double Irish loophole.

# ireland - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Poll: Do you feel positive about the Irish economy? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you feel positive about the Irish economy?

The ESRI does, what about you?

H0w g00d i5 y0ur m4th5?

One plus two plus three plus four plus…

From The Score Springboks underline the task facing Schmidt’s Ireland in November Analysis

Springboks underline the task facing Schmidt’s Ireland in November

Heyneke Meyer’s men showed ambition with ball in hand against New Zealand in the Rugby Championship.

# ireland - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

From The Score Bonner and Horgan spearhead Irish senior shinty squad, Clare stars lead U21 setup Called Up

Bonner and Horgan spearhead Irish senior shinty squad, Clare stars lead U21 setup

Ireland play Scotland on October 18th and 25th.

Ireland’s new US Ambassador met the President today

The Irish Army band played the Star-Spangled Banner when Kevin O’Malley stopped by the Áras this afternoon.

Routine mental health screening in schools could help 1 in 10 children with issues

10-20% of children and young people would benefit from some sort of mental health intervention.

Dignity of elderly compromised after being transported down corridors on commodes

The latest HIQA inspection reports finds elderly residents sitting alone during meal times with food on their face and clothing.

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Europe is helping these Limerick women who were let go from a jewellery making company

Workers made redundant from Andersen Ireland Limited in 2013 have been approved for training and education supports.

# ireland - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Galway community saves “Our Sean” from lonely burial in England

Sean was born in Ireland and moved to London at the age of 18. He died alone with no family. Now he is to be buried in Galway.

More women than men take on feedback to become better drivers

Black box technology gave feedback back to drivers on their driving habits.

Prisoner death report finds he had left drug treatment programme but Prison Service didn’t know

The prisoner was granted temporary release on the condition that he reside at Coolmine Treatment Centre.

Were your relatives involved in the 1916 Rising? This group wants to hear from you

The committee wants as many relatives as possible to be involved in the centenary plans.

# ireland - Monday 6 October, 2014

Ireland is ahead of the pack in terms of supporting developing countries

Ireland is the only donor country to allocate half of its total aid to the world’s least developed countries.

From The Score England still after Ireland winger Grealish, says U21 boss Southgate Decisions

England still after Ireland winger Grealish, says U21 boss Southgate

Southgate has revealed they have been in contact with the highly-rated teenager’s family.

# ireland - Sunday 5 October, 2014

From The Score Ireland’s Paddy Holohan suffers surprise loss at UFC fight night Disappointment

Ireland’s Paddy Holohan suffers surprise loss at UFC fight night

The Irish fighter had previously been unbeaten in 11 fights before his defeat in Nova Scotia.

Electroshock still used without consent despite promises ECT

Electroshock still used without consent despite promises

The expert group are due to give their report to the minister soon.

Underground or overground cables? No decision yet, but campaigners haven’t gone away

Underground or overground cables? No decision yet, but campaigners haven’t gone away

The expert group is not expected to give their opinion until next year.

# ireland - Saturday 4 October, 2014

From The Score McCarthy missing from O’Neill’s 27-man Ireland squad to face Gibraltar Tried And Trusted

McCarthy missing from O’Neill’s 27-man Ireland squad to face Gibraltar

The Ireland manager has sprung no major surprises ahead of the start of the Euro 2016 qualifier.

# ireland - Friday 3 October, 2014

Ireland pledges an extra €1 million to fighting Ebola outbreak

So far, more than 3,000 people have died after contracting the disease.

# ireland - Thursday 2 October, 2014

From The Score Padraig Harrington aims to represent Ireland at 2016 Olympics

Padraig Harrington aims to represent Ireland at 2016 Olympics

The Irish golfer also had an unlikely encounter with US comedian Bill Murray recently.

Can cinema, singing, or soccer help the homeless? You might be surprised…

From street leagues to choirs, look at some unusual ways that homeless people are being helped.

From The Score Sean O’Brien set for five to six months out following shoulder surgery Major Blow

Sean O’Brien set for five to six months out following shoulder surgery

Leinster coach Matt O’Connor has confirmed that O’Brien will be missing long-term.

Going foraging this autumn? Stay away from those wild mushrooms

So far this year, 18 people have been poisoned.

From The Score The new Ireland away kit was launched this morning Back To The Future

The new Ireland away kit was launched this morning

The jersey will be familiar to Irish fans though.