# protests - Today’s News
# protests - Wednesday 26 November, 2014
Sinn Féin has called on the Taoiseach to withdraw the remarks, saying the party was not at the protest.
Justice Paul Gilligan said “The court cannot stand idly by while those who defy it go free”.
# protests - Saturday 22 November, 2014
The Socialist Party TD added that she believes the Government could collapse before the next general election.
Gardai say there were no public order incidents at either protest.
Good compromises exist when neither side gets all that they wanted, but something of what they needed.
# protests - Friday 21 November, 2014
They’re out of town now until next spring.
# protests - Thursday 20 November, 2014
Noel Coonan also warned of an ‘ISIS situation’ developing if violent protests continue.
# protests - Wednesday 19 November, 2014
A group of water meter protesters accused of breaching an exclusion zone at sites were before the courts again today.
A junior minister says that workers have been bitten and threatened.
# protests - Monday 17 November, 2014
The whole thing has brought out the wittier side of us all.
# protests - Tuesday 11 November, 2014
“Where I come from, we are well able to look after ourselves.”
# protests - Monday 10 November, 2014
This week the Government will respond to a recommendation to hold a referendum about placing a citizens’ initiative provision in the Constitution.
Rank-and-file gardaí have warned there’s now a “darker element” at work in the Dublin protests, but grassroots campaigners say entirely reject that charge.
# protests - Friday 7 November, 2014
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
Paul Murphy has also said the exclusion zone around meter installers should be broken
# protests - Monday 3 November, 2014
The Minister for the Environment said that Irish Water legislation was rushed through the Dáil and it shouldn’t have happened.
Environment Minister Alan Kelly has also indicated that the cap on water charges will be extended to 2016.
Laura McGonigle made the remarks on her private Facebook account at the weekend.
# protests - Saturday 1 November, 2014
We followed the demonstrations as they took place around the country.
This ain’t our first rodeo.
# protests - Friday 31 October, 2014
The Right2Water campaign is backed Mandate and UNITE unions.
# protests - Thursday 30 October, 2014
It is the second day of action by the Right2Water group.
The country’s parliament has been set on fire in this most recent surge of violence.
# protests - Tuesday 28 October, 2014
Three Roma families were forced to leave a house in Waterford.
# protests - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
The judge declined to decide on a request from the company for a 20m exclusion zone around workers.
# protests - Saturday 18 October, 2014
Large crowds were reported at some of the demonstrations.
Protesters are angry at what they see as China’s interference with Hong Kong’s independence.
# protests - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
Police have begun raiding protest sites and tearing down barricades
# protests - Tuesday 14 October, 2014
There aren’t too many protestors outside the Dáil today…
There was uproar when it was suggested that the dog of a Spanish Ebola patient be put down.
# protests - Saturday 11 October, 2014
Protesters marched across Dublin.
# protests - Thursday 9 October, 2014
The protesters are also accusing the gardaí of using heavy-handed tactics…
St. Louis Police say the deceased man fired at the officer first.
# protests - Monday 6 October, 2014
Tonight’s meeting was anything but dull…
Schools have reopened and civil servants have returned to work today.
# protests - Sunday 5 October, 2014
The expert group is not expected to give their opinion until next year.
# protests - Saturday 4 October, 2014
The city’s chief secretary has again urged them to leave.
# protests - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests gained a momentum of their own after the catastrophic miscalculation to fire tear gas at peaceful demonstrators.
The 10,000 pigeons were checked for ‘suspicious material’.