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# compassion - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Wellness Wednesday: Cultivating self-compassion during the Covid-19 crisis

Ever tried being kind to yourself? Well, Louise Boland says self-compassion in a crisis like this can be the key to getting through it.

# compassion - Thursday 19 April, 2018

From The Daily Edge Watch this 10 minute film that RTÉ can't broadcast until after the Referendum In Her Shoes

Watch this 10 minute film that RTÉ can't broadcast until after the Referendum

It’s the visual accompaniment to ‘In Her Shoes’.

# compassion - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Acts of heroism emerge in chaos of Las Vegas shooting

Stephen Craig Paddock appeared to fire unhindered for more than 10 minutes.

# compassion - Thursday 12 January, 2017

From The42 'I was at a point of crisis in my life' - How Graham Taylor saved Paul McGrath's career Compassion

'I was at a point of crisis in my life' - How Graham Taylor saved Paul McGrath's career

Former Aston Villa boss, who died today aged 72, had a huge impact on McGrath’s life and career.

# compassion - Friday 16 September, 2016

Ireland the most welcoming country for Syrian refugees, according to major European study

IRC chief executive David Miliband says the study shows the vast majority of Europeans have “not lost their hearts”.

# compassion - Monday 15 February, 2016

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

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

# compassion - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Why Jose Mourinho deserves our compassion

Jose Mourinho’s father underwent surgery on a brain hemorrhage and has been seriously ill. It puts Chelsea’s current woes into perspective, writes Paul Allen.

# compassion - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Feeling despair about the world? This documentary wants to restore your faith in humans

Directed by Yann Arthus-Bertrand, Human tells ordinary people’s extraordinary stories.

# compassion - Friday 19 June, 2015

Aer Lingus has really come through for Irish people affected by the Berkeley tragedy

The airline has been commended online for the sensitivity with which they have handled the situation.

# compassion - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge A pilot shared this heartwarming letter from passenger prompted by Germanwings tragedy Spread The Love

# compassion - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Opinion: What is 'compassion' and can it actually be taught?

Compassion can improve physical and mental health, well-being, happiness, success and interpersonal relationships… so how can you cultivate it?

# compassion - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Brendan Lillis transferred to hospital from Maghaberry Prison

Former IRA member has been transferred to hospital for medical assessment after being refused early release or parole.