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# difficulty - Monday 1 August, 2016

Older patients sedated to help them adjust to incontinence pads
# Anti-psychotics
# Anti-psychotics

Older patients sedated to help them adjust to incontinence pads

Aug 1st 2016, 8:00 PM 18,777 Views 16 Comments

Dr Shaun O’Keefe has been talking to TheJournal.ie about the misuse of drugs in the treatment of older patients.

# difficulty - Monday 18 January, 2016

Now two more radio stations are taking legal action against the operators of the Port Tunnel
# Trouble Ahead
# Trouble Ahead

Now two more radio stations are taking legal action against the operators of the Port Tunnel

Jan 18th 2016, 8:35 AM 34,824 Views 0 Comments

Classic Hits 4FM and Sunshine 106.8 have joined the action being taken by Radio NOVA.

# difficulty - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Plane delayed for four hours due to bee on board
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Plane delayed for four hours due to bee on board

Jan 7th 2016, 1:45 PM 18,836 Views 27 Comments

The flight was delayed after the pilot noticed a problem related to the controls.

# difficulty - Friday 1 January, 2016

Father of sick child travels to Northern Ireland on Christmas Day for medical supplies
# Noah
# Noah

Father of sick child travels to Northern Ireland on Christmas Day for medical supplies

Jan 1st 2016, 1:12 PM 36,700 Views 75 Comments

A Facebook post about Adam Doyle’s child Noah has been shared more than 14,000 times.

# difficulty - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

It isn't the fog that China is having difficulty seeing through
# Smog
# Smog

It isn't the fog that China is having difficulty seeing through

Dec 1st 2015, 3:29 PM 14,228 Views 29 Comments

In some parts of the city smog has reached levels 17 times the recommended limit from the World Health Organisation.

# difficulty - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Traffic lights are changing too quickly for a lot of old people
# Stuck In The Middle
# Stuck In The Middle

Traffic lights are changing too quickly for a lot of old people

Nov 11th 2015, 6:58 PM 12,612 Views 40 Comments

The average Irish person walks at around 1.33 metres per second.

# difficulty - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Is this the worst time of year for burglaries? Here is how your area fares
# Care Needed
# Care Needed

Is this the worst time of year for burglaries? Here is how your area fares

Nov 8th 2015, 8:15 AM 42,171 Views 36 Comments

Crime rates around the country do not fall evenly.

# difficulty - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Perez Hilton sparked an online debate after posting this shower selfie with his son
# Controversy
# Controversy

Perez Hilton sparked an online debate after posting this shower selfie with his son

Oct 6th 2015, 11:16 PM 40,718 Views 90 Comments

The celebrity blogger has drawn a fierce reaction from people both defending and criticising him.

# difficulty - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

A transgender woman made to miss flight after penis appears on body scanner
# Security Checks
# Security Checks

A transgender woman made to miss flight after penis appears on body scanner

Sep 23rd 2015, 9:54 AM 50,575 Views 241 Comments

Shadi Petosky was on her way from Florida to Minneapolis.

# difficulty - Friday 4 September, 2015

Spanish police getting stoned from having too much weed in their stations
# Police Problems
# Police Problems

Spanish police getting stoned from having too much weed in their stations

Sep 4th 2015, 7:31 AM 15,505 Views 27 Comments

The problem is arising at rural stations that are responsible for stretches of farmland where marijuana is seized.

# difficulty - Thursday 27 August, 2015

This week’s vital property news: House prices on the rise and hard times for students
# Shovel Ready
# Shovel Ready

This week’s vital property news: House prices on the rise and hard times for students

Aug 27th 2015, 11:25 AM 4,414 Views 1 Comment

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# difficulty - Saturday 8 August, 2015

Why have we not heard anything about Greece for a while?

Why have we not heard anything about Greece for a while?

Aug 8th 2015, 9:30 PM 44,501 Views 59 Comments

The has been plenty going on behind closed doors.

# difficulty - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Man dismissed after an altercation with his old boss awarded €7,500 compensation
# Result
# Result

Man dismissed after an altercation with his old boss awarded €7,500 compensation

Jun 13th 2015, 9:30 AM 18,700 Views 4 Comments

The man was suspended after the incident in a car park.

# difficulty - Sunday 24 May, 2015

How much has Joan Burton's department spent on consultants?
# Social Protection
# Social Protection

How much has Joan Burton's department spent on consultants?

May 24th 2015, 9:30 AM 14,420 Views 46 Comments

It’s a bit tricky to arrive at an exact figure.

# difficulty - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Dunnes Stores workers in Gorey are planning on going to work this weekend
# Dispute
# Dispute

Dunnes Stores workers in Gorey are planning on going to work this weekend

May 23rd 2015, 12:24 PM 11,494 Views 20 Comments

Staff were told on Thursday evening that the store would be closed until further notice.

# difficulty - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Pregnant woman and partner who have had to spend 12 hours a day on the streets
# Homeless
# Homeless

Pregnant woman and partner who have had to spend 12 hours a day on the streets

May 9th 2015, 9:00 PM 33,330 Views 90 Comments

Christine and Paul became homeless while getting ready for the birth of their child.

# difficulty - Thursday 30 April, 2015

The Army has stopped a bomb going off in Offaly
# Ballincurra
# Ballincurra

The Army has stopped a bomb going off in Offaly

Apr 30th 2015, 6:07 PM 17,289 Views 35 Comments

The Bomb Disposal Unit rendered safe an Improvised Explosive Device (IED).

# difficulty - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Five rescued from sinking Irish trawler off Scottish coast
# Iuda Naofa
# Iuda Naofa

Five rescued from sinking Irish trawler off Scottish coast

Jan 20th 2015, 9:42 PM 15,775 Views 13 Comments

The trawler began taking on water, and soon listed and began sinking.

# difficulty - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Many symphysiotomy survivors still don't know what happened to them
# Redress Scheme
# Redress Scheme

Many symphysiotomy survivors still don't know what happened to them

Jan 18th 2015, 10:00 AM 9,695 Views 4 Comments

There has been some difficulty in those who underwent the procedure accessing their medical records.

# difficulty - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Bus Éireann faces criticism over new online payment system
# Bus Eireann
# Bus Eireann

Bus Éireann faces criticism over new online payment system

Jul 22nd 2014, 3:00 PM 11,958 Views 32 Comments

Concerns are mounting about rural users facing difficulties with the service.

# difficulty - Friday 6 December, 2013

Definitively power ranking the World Cup groups based on their deathliness*
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

Definitively power ranking the World Cup groups based on their deathliness*

Dec 6th 2013, 5:53 PM 16,760 Views 40 Comments

*According to science/the FIFA rankings.

# difficulty - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Post-mortem due on man who died after swimming in lake
# Cavan
# Cavan

Post-mortem due on man who died after swimming in lake

Jun 25th 2013, 3:52 PM 8,948 Views 2 Comments

The 26-year-old was taken from the water by his friends but was pronounced dead in hospital.