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# child - Thursday 24 December, 2020

Opinion: ‘It feels as though I’m answering a call on every shift from a child talking about suicide’
# Childline
# Childline

Opinion: ‘It feels as though I’m answering a call on every shift from a child talking about suicide’

Dec 24th 2020, 7:00 PM 16,869 Views 12 Comments

ISPCC Childline volunteer Lee Daly says many of the children calling in are struggling with all the extra issues brought about by the changes of 2020.

# child - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Couple found guilty of neglect of 14-month-old baby girl
# Courts
# Courts

Couple found guilty of neglect of 14-month-old baby girl

Dec 15th 2020, 6:44 PM 41,180 Views 0 Comments

The jury returned unanimous verdicts after just over one hour of deliberations today.

# child - Sunday 3 March, 2019

Opinion: How to deal with your child's fear of the monsters under the bed
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: How to deal with your child's fear of the monsters under the bed

Mar 3rd 2019, 4:00 PM 13,104 Views 21 Comments

Philippa Perry writes about how not to shut children down, which might only encourage them not to talk to you about big and small things.

# child - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Rescuers recover body of Spanish boy who fell down well
# Julen Rosello
# Julen Rosello

Rescuers recover body of Spanish boy who fell down well

Jan 26th 2019, 7:45 AM 61,448 Views 22 Comments

A hearse arrived at the site shortly after the news broke to take his body to a funeral home.

# child - Thursday 13 December, 2018

'One of the worst years of my life': Woman awarded €8k in unfair dismissal case
# WRC
# WRC

'One of the worst years of my life': Woman awarded €8k in unfair dismissal case

Dec 13th 2018, 6:05 AM 29,941 Views 0 Comments

The woman criticised the firm’s attitude towards her mental health, as she had postnatal depression after her child was born.

# child - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Man charged with murder of 3-year-old boy in Derry
# Charged
# Charged

Man charged with murder of 3-year-old boy in Derry

Jun 13th 2018, 9:02 AM 14,386 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old man is due in Derry Magistrates Court court this morning.

# child - Friday 18 May, 2018

After being summoned to the Vatican over child sex abuse scandal, all Chilean bishops resign
# Audience With The Pope
# Audience With The Pope

After being summoned to the Vatican over child sex abuse scandal, all Chilean bishops resign

May 18th 2018, 12:46 PM 100,984 Views 52 Comments

The thirty-four bishops tendered their resignations today.

# child - Friday 29 December, 2017

Boy (3) started New York fire which killed 12 by playing with apartment cooker
# Bronx
# Bronx

Boy (3) started New York fire which killed 12 by playing with apartment cooker

Dec 29th 2017, 4:48 PM 26,019 Views 28 Comments

It was the deadliest fire in the city since 1990.

# child - Friday 1 September, 2017

Man arrested over disappearance of nine-year-old girl from Alps wedding
# France
# France

Man arrested over disappearance of nine-year-old girl from Alps wedding

Sep 1st 2017, 8:41 AM 40,065 Views 28 Comments

Maelys de Araujo was last seen at 3am local time on Sunday at the wedding venue.

# child - Sunday 23 July, 2017

'Left with €15 after bills': The week-to-week struggle of a single parent in Ireland
# Poverty
# Poverty

'Left with €15 after bills': The week-to-week struggle of a single parent in Ireland

Jul 23rd 2017, 8:00 AM 72,631 Views 141 Comments

36-year-old Mairead was forced to give up her job following the reform of the One Parent Family Payment.

# child - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

$2m sent to child of Fifa member before 2022 World Cup awarded - report
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

$2m sent to child of Fifa member before 2022 World Cup awarded - report

Jun 27th 2017, 11:23 AM 5,775 Views 7 Comments

The German daily Bild is publishing allegations from American independent investigator Michael Garcia.

# child - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Adoption in Ireland: 'We're still going through it, we're still carrying the shame'
# Stigma
# Stigma

Adoption in Ireland: 'We're still going through it, we're still carrying the shame'

Jun 18th 2017, 8:15 AM 12,293 Views 4 Comments

Playwright Noelle Brown, who was born in a mother and baby home, has written a play about her search for her birth mother.

# child - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Childminder told gardaí baby was not violently shaken or assaulted
# Cavan
# Cavan

Childminder told gardaí baby was not violently shaken or assaulted

Apr 26th 2017, 8:02 PM 12,149 Views 0 Comments

A doctor said the child had unusual bruising to her head, face and buttocks.

# child - Monday 24 April, 2017

Man jailed for five years for orally raping partner's son (7)
# Wexford
# Wexford

Man jailed for five years for orally raping partner's son (7)

Apr 24th 2017, 4:51 PM 36,235 Views 25 Comments

“He went from being a bright child to struggling with school. He has become anxious and nervous.”

# child - Friday 7 April, 2017

'Devastating news': Four-year-old boy dies following incident on farm
# Fermanagh
# Fermanagh

'Devastating news': Four-year-old boy dies following incident on farm

Apr 7th 2017, 9:13 AM 25,452 Views 2 Comments

Police attended the scene in Fermanagh last night.

# child - Friday 3 March, 2017

Jane Fonda reveals she was raped and sexually abused as a child
# Abuse Claims
# Abuse Claims

Jane Fonda reveals she was raped and sexually abused as a child

Mar 3rd 2017, 8:20 PM 29,959 Views 20 Comments

The 79-year-old actress did not reveal who was responsible for the abuse.

# child - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Child taken into care after her mother was found passed out on New Year's Eve
# Family Court
# Family Court

Child taken into care after her mother was found passed out on New Year's Eve

Jan 4th 2017, 6:15 AM 31,439 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí were called to the hotel where the girl and her mother were staying.

# child - Friday 23 December, 2016

"Heroic" Greek grandmother becomes surrogate mum aged 67
# New Arrival
# New Arrival

"Heroic" Greek grandmother becomes surrogate mum aged 67

Dec 23rd 2016, 3:55 PM 10,097 Views 18 Comments

Medics said she was the oldest-ever surrogate.

# child - Saturday 15 October, 2016

The hunt to find the owners of urns found on the Mexico subway
# Remains Of The Dead
# Remains Of The Dead

The hunt to find the owners of urns found on the Mexico subway

Oct 15th 2016, 6:15 PM 8,328 Views 3 Comments

The man trying to reunite them with their owners is Donovan Alvarado.

# child - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Terminally ill child becomes first minor to be granted euthanasia in Belgium
# Mercy Killing
# Mercy Killing

Terminally ill child becomes first minor to be granted euthanasia in Belgium

Sep 17th 2016, 12:18 PM 33,020 Views 73 Comments

Belgium is the only country to allow a child of any age to choose to end their own life.

# child - Monday 5 September, 2016

Child dies in Scotland after E.coli outbreak linked to blue cheese
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Child dies in Scotland after E.coli outbreak linked to blue cheese

Sep 5th 2016, 6:51 PM 19,447 Views 3 Comments

The strain also made 20 people ill.

# child - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Young girl (8) dies in farming accident in Mayo
# Lismolin
# Lismolin

Young girl (8) dies in farming accident in Mayo

Aug 2nd 2016, 9:40 PM 58,086 Views 17 Comments

The incident happened at around 5pm this evening.

# child - Sunday 10 July, 2016

'As a child of an alcoholic, I am damaged'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'As a child of an alcoholic, I am damaged'

Jul 10th 2016, 8:45 PM 3,869 Views 43 Comments

A reader talks about their experiences in the wake of the establishment of a government Group on Alcohol Harm

# child - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

The Sun put a picture of Wayne Rooney's crying six-year-old son on its front page
# Classy
# Classy

The Sun put a picture of Wayne Rooney's crying six-year-old son on its front page

Jun 28th 2016, 10:33 AM 96,712 Views 75 Comments

Unsurprisingly, Coleen Rooney isn’t happy.

# child - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Man and two children struck by lightning in Northern Ireland
# Lisburn
# Lisburn

Man and two children struck by lightning in Northern Ireland

Jun 7th 2016, 4:19 PM 21,076 Views 10 Comments

The man and one of the children are in critical condition.

# child - Monday 6 June, 2016

How a dip in a pool can help open up a new world for children with autism
# Water Therapy
# Water Therapy

How a dip in a pool can help open up a new world for children with autism

Jun 6th 2016, 7:30 PM 18,711 Views 5 Comments

Research shows that water therapy for children with autism can relax them, satisfying sensory needs, and making them more open to communicating with others and learning.

# child - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Heartbroken grandparents say Tusla custody battle is 'killing' them
# Foster Care
# Foster Care

Heartbroken grandparents say Tusla custody battle is 'killing' them

May 24th 2016, 12:08 PM 41,305 Views 0 Comments

Following yesterday’s exclusive report by TheJournal.ie, Tusla has commented further on the situation.

# child - Monday 23 May, 2016

Young child taken from grandparents and put into foster care because of their age
# Courts
# Courts

Young child taken from grandparents and put into foster care because of their age

May 23rd 2016, 6:05 AM 82,438 Views 0 Comments

“He is our pride and joy” – couple in their 60s devastated by Tusla decision.

# child - Friday 20 May, 2016

Three-year-old child rescued by passerby after falling into River Lee
# Cork
# Cork

Three-year-old child rescued by passerby after falling into River Lee

May 20th 2016, 2:23 PM 34,067 Views 24 Comments

The accident occurred earlier today. The woman stayed with the child until emergency services arrived.

# child - Friday 6 May, 2016

Ohio school put on lockdown after man stabs eight-year-old girl in school yard
# Ohio
# Ohio

Ohio school put on lockdown after man stabs eight-year-old girl in school yard

May 6th 2016, 10:53 PM 22,103 Views 25 Comments

The little girl is now in critical condition.

# child - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Watch: RTÉ just tortured an incredibly cute child into giving them his take on 1916
# Ah Bless
# Ah Bless

Watch: RTÉ just tortured an incredibly cute child into giving them his take on 1916

Mar 27th 2016, 11:35 AM 31,154 Views 35 Comments

The poor fella is FROZEN.

# child - Friday 18 March, 2016

Police in London respond after holding a child in custody overnight
# Behind Bars
# Behind Bars

Police in London respond after holding a child in custody overnight

Mar 18th 2016, 7:26 PM 25,059 Views 16 Comments

A report published in the Evening Standard found that more than 7,500 children were detained overnight last year.

# child - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Small child found hidden in plane passenger's carry-on luggage
# Air France
# Air France

Small child found hidden in plane passenger's carry-on luggage

Mar 9th 2016, 4:34 PM 45,385 Views 22 Comments

The woman placed the child at her feet under a blanket – but the girl was discovered when she needed to go to the toilet.

# child - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Call me a selfish criminal and a murderer if you want, but having an abortion was right for me
# Opinion
# Opinion

Call me a selfish criminal and a murderer if you want, but having an abortion was right for me

Feb 17th 2016, 5:00 PM 9,476 Views 325 Comments

I made a decision to abort at seven weeks for many reasons, writes an anonymous contributor.

# child - Monday 15 February, 2016

Consoling a virtual child could be the key to helping people with depression
# Help Yourself
# Help Yourself

Consoling a virtual child could be the key to helping people with depression

Feb 15th 2016, 10:50 AM 8,817 Views 4 Comments

New research has found that consoling a child in virtual reality can help people be less critical of themselves and more positive.

# child - Friday 15 January, 2016

Ireland continues to fail girls and young women – and the world is watching
# Opinion
# Opinion

Ireland continues to fail girls and young women – and the world is watching

Jan 15th 2016, 5:00 PM 580 Views 339 Comments

The UN asked the Irish government about the situation of girls who are victims of rape and incest, and was patently told that there is no provision for these girls unless they are suicidal.

# child - Monday 11 January, 2016

Three-year-old boy shoots himself dead with father's handgun
# North Carolina
# North Carolina

Three-year-old boy shoots himself dead with father's handgun

Jan 11th 2016, 7:45 PM 23,500 Views 47 Comments

The boy found the gun under the cash register at his father’s store.

# child - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Drowned toddler the first migrant tragedy of 2016
# Tragic
# Tragic

Drowned toddler the first migrant tragedy of 2016

Jan 3rd 2016, 11:26 AM 12,509 Views 24 Comments

“Nothing can prepare you for the horrific reality of what is going on.”

# child - Monday 28 December, 2015

Man accused of killing partner and son may blame cough syrup
# Trial
# Trial

Man accused of killing partner and son may blame cough syrup

Dec 28th 2015, 2:34 PM 15,667 Views 11 Comments

Lawyers are to make the case Dr Louis Chen suffered from a cough-syrup induced psychosis.

# child - Saturday 26 December, 2015

‘The sudden death of my daughter changed my life forever'
# Opinion
# Opinion

‘The sudden death of my daughter changed my life forever'

Dec 26th 2015, 3:00 PM 21,066 Views 15 Comments

When Valerie O’Riordan was told her daughter had died, she dropped to the ground.

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