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Call for inquiry into high mortality rates at mother and baby homes
# Mortality
# Mortality

Call for inquiry into high mortality rates at mother and baby homes

Aug 10th 2013, 8:15 AM 4,279 Views 19 Comments

Mortality rates in some mother and baby homes were as high 55 per cent during the 1940s, a new report claims.

Senator stands over his Seanad recall 'stunt' comment
# Seanad Recall
# Seanad Recall

Senator stands over his Seanad recall 'stunt' comment

Aug 8th 2013, 6:19 PM 7,702 Views 19 Comments

Fine Gael’s Colm Burke had criticised fellow senator, Fianna Fáil’s Mark Daly, for his action over organ donations legislation.

IMO to discuss crisis with health officials
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

IMO to discuss crisis with health officials

Aug 8th 2013, 2:46 PM 5,663 Views 39 Comments

IMO is still balloting junior doctors on industrial action today.

Summer sales drive down clothing and footwear prices
# Bargains
# Bargains

Summer sales drive down clothing and footwear prices

Aug 8th 2013, 1:19 PM 9,132 Views 5 Comments

Prices of household items were also down last month.