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#Boys

# boys - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Simon Harris to meet social media companies in a bid to make them do more to debunk vaccine myths
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

Simon Harris to meet social media companies in a bid to make them do more to debunk vaccine myths

Aug 27th 2019, 4:02 PM 8,602 Views 65 Comments

Harris is considering advice from the Attorney General on mandatory vaccination.

# boys - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Boys to get HPV vaccine in 2019
# Cancer
# Cancer

Boys to get HPV vaccine in 2019

Aug 7th 2018, 6:05 AM 20,816 Views 86 Comments

The Taoiseach said plans are already getting underway to rolling out the vaccine to boys.

# boys - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Over 100 'chimneys' drilled into mountain in bid to reach trapped boys
# Trapped
# Trapped

Over 100 'chimneys' drilled into mountain in bid to reach trapped boys

Jul 7th 2018, 7:45 AM 38,043 Views 13 Comments

The boys and their coach have been trapped for nearly two weeks.

# boys - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

'They have old heads on their shoulders': No fear of Ireland's new breed being overawed in Twickenham
# History Boys
From The42
# History Boys

'They have old heads on their shoulders': No fear of Ireland's new breed being overawed in Twickenham

Mar 13th 2018, 6:47 PM 10,862 Views 17 Comments

Ireland’s record in London since 2010 could even make a lack of experience an advantage.

# boys - Saturday 9 September, 2017

'The right to do any job they like': New book sets out a declaration for the rights of boys and girls
# Gender Roles
# Gender Roles

'The right to do any job they like': New book sets out a declaration for the rights of boys and girls

Sep 9th 2017, 11:45 AM 8,983 Views 72 Comments

Irish publisher Siobhan Parkinson of Little Island tells us why they decided to publish the book.

# boys - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Police in Scotland investigate after two 12-year-olds left with 'significant injuries' in chemical attack
# Aberdeen
# Aberdeen

Police in Scotland investigate after two 12-year-olds left with 'significant injuries' in chemical attack

Mar 23rd 2017, 10:51 AM 10,940 Views 2 Comments

Police said that the two boys had a substance on them which caused “burn type injuries”.

# boys - Monday 30 January, 2017

Irish teenage boys are 42% fitter than girls
# Boys
# Boys

Irish teenage boys are 42% fitter than girls

Jan 30th 2017, 9:26 AM 16,744 Views 39 Comments

The study measured aerobic fitness by testing students with a beep test – the results of which they then entered into a competition.

# boys - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Abuse at a deaf school: 'I screamed at night, but no one could hear me'
# School For Deaf Boys
# School For Deaf Boys

Abuse at a deaf school: 'I screamed at night, but no one could hear me'

Oct 8th 2015, 7:15 PM 39,113 Views 40 Comments

A documentary revealing the experiences of boys at St Joseph’s school – both positive and negative – is to be aired tonight.

# boys - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Two boys used spades to 'tunnel their way out of playschool'
# The Great Escape
# The Great Escape

Two boys used spades to 'tunnel their way out of playschool'

Sep 8th 2015, 8:49 PM 47,476 Views 23 Comments

Rather than lie low, they then they tried to buy a car.

# boys - Friday 28 August, 2015

Former Archbishop dies before trial for abusing boys
# Jozef Wesolowski
# Jozef Wesolowski

Former Archbishop dies before trial for abusing boys

Aug 28th 2015, 10:53 AM 13,565 Views 48 Comments

The former archbishop died overnight, the Vatican has announced today.

# boys - Saturday 11 July, 2015

"Sudden illness" of former Vatican official before trial for sexual abuse
# Papel Matter
# Papel Matter

"Sudden illness" of former Vatican official before trial for sexual abuse

Jul 11th 2015, 5:45 PM 16,927 Views 0 Comments

Jozef Wesolowski was admitted yesterday after coming down with a “sudden illness”.

# boys - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Pretty much everything can stress you out when you're doing the Leaving Cert
# Examination Blues
# Examination Blues

Pretty much everything can stress you out when you're doing the Leaving Cert

May 28th 2015, 6:04 AM 9,312 Views 20 Comments

New research from the ERSI has found that students are under a lot of pressure during their examinations.

# boys - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Man (49) sentenced to 8 years in prison over sexual activity with a child
# Indecent Assault
# Indecent Assault

Man (49) sentenced to 8 years in prison over sexual activity with a child

May 13th 2015, 6:19 PM 16,334 Views 22 Comments

Police said that the sentence “sends out a strong message” to those involved in the abuse of children.

# boys - Saturday 29 November, 2014

This woman deals with rape-threatening trolls online by literally telling their mums
# Trolling
From The Daily Edge
# Trolling

This woman deals with rape-threatening trolls online by literally telling their mums

Nov 29th 2014, 1:45 PM 39,774 Views 23 Comments

Her tweet is going viral around the world today.

# boys - Friday 5 September, 2014

Gardaí confirm no other person being sought over deaths of three brothers
# Charleville
# Charleville

Gardaí confirm no other person being sought over deaths of three brothers

Sep 5th 2014, 10:30 PM 93,118 Views 67 Comments

Post-mortems have been completed on the bodies of twin boys and their brother.

# boys - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Opinion: My son is a little boy who happens to like pink... isn’t that allowed?
# Taboo
# Taboo

Opinion: My son is a little boy who happens to like pink... isn’t that allowed?

Jul 22nd 2014, 8:00 AM 11,282 Views 90 Comments

“It’s not fair Mama, why do only girls get sparkly things?”

# boys - Friday 30 May, 2014

Jack and Emily remain top dogs but celebrity babies make their mark
# Baby Names
# Baby Names

Jack and Emily remain top dogs but celebrity babies make their mark

May 30th 2014, 5:39 PM 36,757 Views 59 Comments

Dia dhuit is mise…

# boys - Monday 12 May, 2014

This is why you should never trust your kids to bring you breakfast in bed
# Oh Brother
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Brother

This is why you should never trust your kids to bring you breakfast in bed

May 12th 2014, 7:18 AM 7,639 Views 2 Comments

Kids can’t carry anything successfully. Fact.

# boys - Monday 5 May, 2014

Opinion: Our increasingly touch-phobic society is bad for children
# Boys To Men
# Boys To Men

Opinion: Our increasingly touch-phobic society is bad for children

May 5th 2014, 12:00 PM 354 Views 62 Comments

Boys can sometimes have problems expressing their feelings – we must empower them so they grow into the kind of men our society really needs.

# boys - Monday 3 March, 2014

"State of shock": Parents protest over amalgamation of North Mon school
# Cork
# Cork

"State of shock": Parents protest over amalgamation of North Mon school

Mar 3rd 2014, 6:19 PM 22,936 Views 48 Comments

Former pupils of the school include Niall Tóibin, Rory Gallagher and Jonathan Rhys Meyers.

# boys - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Young people believe alcohol facilitates the majority of 'sexual hook ups'
# Rape
# Rape

Young people believe alcohol facilitates the majority of 'sexual hook ups'

Jan 28th 2014, 7:30 AM 13,359 Views 45 Comments

New research into youth sexual behaviour, consent and alcohol finds that Irish young people believe sexual consent is largely ‘unspoken’.

# boys - Thursday 26 December, 2013

VIDEO: Christmas Day crowds queue up to leap into the icy waters at the 40 Foot
# BUUURRRRRR
# BUUURRRRRR

VIDEO: Christmas Day crowds queue up to leap into the icy waters at the 40 Foot

Dec 26th 2013, 11:57 AM 14,354 Views 17 Comments

Patrick Maye, Chris Maye and Justin Kinehan made this video of yesterday’s chilling experience.

# boys - Friday 13 December, 2013

Column: We can be the healthy masculinity we wish to see
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: We can be the healthy masculinity we wish to see

Dec 13th 2013, 7:00 AM 80 Views 58 Comments

The “rules” and maschismo that so many boys learn early in life has created a stifling idea of what it means to be a man. But we don’t need to be bound by these narrow ideas, writes Carlos Andrés Gómez.

# boys - Monday 7 October, 2013

14 things you'll remember if you went to an all-boys school
# Lads Lads Lads!
From The Daily Edge
# Lads Lads Lads!

14 things you'll remember if you went to an all-boys school

Oct 7th 2013, 9:30 PM 42,532 Views 64 Comments

Wedgies. Farts. Fights. It’s all there.

# boys - Thursday 5 September, 2013

Vatican envoy sacked over child sex probe
# Allegations
# Allegations

Vatican envoy sacked over child sex probe

Sep 5th 2013, 7:27 AM 9,982 Views 79 Comments

The Monsignor is accused of having sex with underage boys in Santo Domingo.

# boys - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Let’s bring an end to ‘boys’ and ‘girls’ toys, say parents
# Gender Battles
# Gender Battles

Let’s bring an end to ‘boys’ and ‘girls’ toys, say parents

Jun 23rd 2013, 8:00 AM 12,449 Views 125 Comments

A group of parents want to see an end to the gender-specific advertisement of toys for boys and girls.

# boys - Friday 31 May, 2013

How have the Kardashians influenced Ireland's top baby names?
# Say My Name
# Say My Name

How have the Kardashians influenced Ireland's top baby names?

May 31st 2013, 1:41 PM 26,167 Views 81 Comments

The CSO has just released the latest information on Ireland’s top baby names… is yours in there?

# boys - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

Boys ditch homework and mitch school (but still better at maths than girls)
# Growing Up In Ireland
# Growing Up In Ireland

Boys ditch homework and mitch school (but still better at maths than girls)

May 8th 2013, 4:29 PM 9,172 Views 38 Comments

An ESRI conference heard boys are more likely than girls to be absent from school and less likely to do homework.

# boys - Friday 12 April, 2013

Column: 11 ways to handle your child's first teen disco
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: 11 ways to handle your child's first teen disco

Apr 12th 2013, 7:00 PM 12,301 Views 22 Comments

Are the scare stories about teenage discos really true? Sheila O’Malley has some advice on how to navigate this rite of passage.

# boys - Monday 10 December, 2012

'Suspicious approach' reportedly made towards young boys in Kells
# Co Meath
# Co Meath

'Suspicious approach' reportedly made towards young boys in Kells

Dec 10th 2012, 10:30 AM 11,301 Views 13 Comments

Gardaí believe the alleged approach was an isolated incident but are urging parents and children to be vigilant.

# boys - Monday 15 October, 2012

Body image 'a burning and complex issue' for young people
# Body Image
# Body Image

Body image 'a burning and complex issue' for young people

Oct 15th 2012, 10:51 AM 5,128 Views 7 Comments

A new report says body image has a major influence on a teenager’s mental health.