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# increase - Monday 18 July, 2022

Almost one in ten people struggled with food poverty in 2021, according to government
# Increase
# Increase

Almost one in ten people struggled with food poverty in 2021, according to government

Jul 18th 2022, 1:34 PM 5,548 Views 5 Comments

Approximately 8.9% of Irish people experience food poverty according to a government survey, around 445,000 people.

# increase - Tuesday 5 April, 2022

Government hints at move to 'offset' the cost of Carbon Tax hike
# Inflation
# Inflation

Government hints at move to 'offset' the cost of Carbon Tax hike

Apr 5th 2022, 1:57 PM 12,716 Views 25 Comments

Taoiseach Micheál Martin said scrapping the planned increase would be a ‘knee-jerk’ reaction.

# increase - Tuesday 22 February, 2022

Gas demand up 10% in January
# Increase
# Increase

Gas demand up 10% in January

Feb 22nd 2022, 10:34 AM 10,133 Views 14 Comments

January saw demand for gas up across all sectors.

# increase - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Wembley cleared to allow 60,000 fans to attend Euro 2020 semi-finals and final
# Increase
From The42
# Increase

Wembley cleared to allow 60,000 fans to attend Euro 2020 semi-finals and final

Jun 22nd 2021, 6:34 PM 2,859 Views 2 Comments

The stadium will operate at 75% capacity for the matches.

# increase - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

Children's Ombudsman warns of rise in number of serious school bullying cases
# Bullying
# Bullying

Children's Ombudsman warns of rise in number of serious school bullying cases

May 4th 2021, 8:10 PM 12,901 Views 16 Comments

Dr Niall Muldoon said his office has received more than 400 reports of bullying in schools since 2018.

# increase - Sunday 1 November, 2020

Major spike in Halloween fire brigade call outs in Dublin
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

Major spike in Halloween fire brigade call outs in Dublin

Nov 1st 2020, 4:40 PM 39,529 Views 31 Comments

Nearly 400 calls were made to Dublin Fire Brigade last night.

# increase - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

UK’s Covid-19 infection rate almost doubles in a week
# Doubled
# Doubled

UK’s Covid-19 infection rate almost doubles in a week

Oct 6th 2020, 6:39 PM 29,378 Views 22 Comments

More than 58,000 deaths involving Covid-19 have now been registered in the UK.

# increase - Friday 22 May, 2020

CIF director 'misspoke' about possible 40% increase in cost of National Children's Hospital
# Construction
# Construction

CIF director 'misspoke' about possible 40% increase in cost of National Children's Hospital

May 22nd 2020, 12:30 PM 23,664 Views 50 Comments

Tom Parlon made the claim on Tuesday to the Oireachtas Special Committee on Covid-19 Response.

# increase - Friday 15 May, 2020

UK infection rate increases as over 41,000 now confirmed dead from disease
# R Number
# R Number

UK infection rate increases as over 41,000 now confirmed dead from disease

May 15th 2020, 6:24 PM 39,759 Views 50 Comments

The UK’s R number is between 0.7-1.0.

# increase - Monday 2 March, 2020

No increase to general election spending limits for candidates over concerns it would cost an extra €190,000
# NO MORE
# NO MORE

No increase to general election spending limits for candidates over concerns it would cost an extra €190,000

Mar 2nd 2020, 7:56 AM 16,831 Views 24 Comments

Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government Eoghan Murphy decided against the increase.

# increase - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Dublin City Council is owed €33 million in rent arrears from its council housing tenants
# Increase
# Increase

Dublin City Council is owed €33 million in rent arrears from its council housing tenants

Jan 7th 2020, 12:56 PM 34,584 Views 136 Comments

The amount the council is owed in rent arrears rose 14% last year.

# increase - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Schmidt calls for World Cup squad size to be increased to 32
# Numbers
From The42
# Numbers

Schmidt calls for World Cup squad size to be increased to 32

Aug 31st 2019, 6:00 AM 11,160 Views 18 Comments

The Ireland head coach would like to see 32-man squads in the future.

# increase - Friday 5 July, 2019

Age Action calls for €9 weekly rise in old age pension
# Old Age Pension
# Old Age Pension

Age Action calls for €9 weekly rise in old age pension

Jul 5th 2019, 6:20 AM 12,874 Views 48 Comments

The pension has only increased by a little over €7 in the last 10 years.

# increase - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

HSE's €318 million spend on agency staff in 2018 described as 'sickening waste of money'
# Increase
# Increase

HSE's €318 million spend on agency staff in 2018 described as 'sickening waste of money'

Feb 19th 2019, 10:30 PM 15,863 Views 48 Comments

An extra €26 million was spent on agency staff in 2018, compared to 2017.

# increase - Monday 3 December, 2018

Increase in number of rough sleepers in Dublin, latest official count shows
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Increase in number of rough sleepers in Dublin, latest official count shows

Dec 3rd 2018, 6:52 PM 8,653 Views 28 Comments

The Rough Sleeper Count is carried out every spring and winter.

# increase - Friday 15 June, 2018

'It's worrying': Over 200 people diagnosed with HIV so far this year
# Increase
# Increase

'It's worrying': Over 200 people diagnosed with HIV so far this year

Jun 15th 2018, 6:10 AM 27,975 Views 43 Comments

Some 500 people were diagnosed with the condition last year, and this figure is expected to be higher in 2018.

# increase - Monday 4 June, 2018

Crack-cocaine use surging in Dublin city centre
# Crack Cocaine
# Crack Cocaine

Crack-cocaine use surging in Dublin city centre

Jun 4th 2018, 12:05 AM 44,450 Views 51 Comments

Dealers began offering smaller, cheaper bags of the drug from last summer.

# increase - Friday 1 June, 2018

Airtricity customers to see price hike of up to €140 per year
# Energy
# Energy

Airtricity customers to see price hike of up to €140 per year

Jun 1st 2018, 1:56 PM 15,778 Views 52 Comments

The company said the decision to raise prices was made in response to sustained increases in wholesale energy costs on global markets.

# increase - Saturday 11 November, 2017

Huge spike in steroid use despite side effects such as stunted growth and baldness
# Bodybuilding
# Bodybuilding

Huge spike in steroid use despite side effects such as stunted growth and baldness

Nov 11th 2017, 7:45 AM 12,302 Views 38 Comments

Gardaí believe about a dozen gyms in Dublin city centre and northside have been used as selling points.

# increase - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Netflix increasing prices for Irish customers
# Increase
# Increase

Netflix increasing prices for Irish customers

Oct 5th 2017, 10:37 PM 57,021 Views 96 Comments

A spokesperson for Netflix told TheJournal.ie that customers will start notifying its Irish customers about the increases on 19 October.

# increase - Monday 4 September, 2017

What's the point of having a childcare subsidy if under-pressure creches are just going to raise fees?
# Robbing Peter
# Robbing Peter

What's the point of having a childcare subsidy if under-pressure creches are just going to raise fees?

Sep 4th 2017, 12:05 AM 19,765 Views 49 Comments

Many creches across Ireland are increasing their fees in parallel with the introduction of a new €20 weekly subsidy aimed at easing the financial burden on parents.

# increase - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Quarterly charges jump from €3.18 to €18 for some Permanent TSB customers
# Permanent Jump
# Permanent Jump

Quarterly charges jump from €3.18 to €18 for some Permanent TSB customers

Aug 9th 2017, 6:01 AM 29,711 Views 25 Comments

The bank says these charges bring Permanent TSB in line with competitors.

# increase - Monday 22 May, 2017

The number of young girls receiving the HPV vaccine is slowly rising but doctors are still worried
# On The Rise
# On The Rise

The number of young girls receiving the HPV vaccine is slowly rising but doctors are still worried

May 22nd 2017, 10:31 AM 13,478 Views 185 Comments

Medics claimed “misinformation and fake news is causing fear among young people and parents”.

# increase - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Cost of a stamp to rise from 72 cent to €1
# An Post
# An Post

Cost of a stamp to rise from 72 cent to €1

Mar 8th 2017, 12:51 PM 35,296 Views 137 Comments

An Post has said the cost still represents “very good value”.

# increase - Thursday 16 February, 2017

'Imagine the trauma, fear and confusion': 55% surge in child homelessness
# Appalling
# Appalling

'Imagine the trauma, fear and confusion': 55% surge in child homelessness

Feb 16th 2017, 8:42 AM 8,798 Views 86 Comments

Children’s charity Barnardos said it was appalled by the figures

# increase - Monday 23 January, 2017

Fuel prices rising: It costs €18 more a month to run your car compared to last year
# Average Motorist
# Average Motorist

Fuel prices rising: It costs €18 more a month to run your car compared to last year

Jan 23rd 2017, 12:07 PM 15,251 Views 74 Comments

Research conducted AA Ireland found that the cost of a litre of petrol is now at 136.3c.

# increase - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Boost in numbers means there are now more special needs assistants than gardaí
# Increase
# Increase

Boost in numbers means there are now more special needs assistants than gardaí

Dec 28th 2016, 3:10 PM 10,061 Views 11 Comments

An extra 115 special needs assistants will be available in January.

# increase - Monday 5 September, 2016

Motorists paying an extra €250 per year over spiralling insurance costs
# Premiums
# Premiums

Motorists paying an extra €250 per year over spiralling insurance costs

Sep 5th 2016, 7:39 AM 15,109 Views 68 Comments

Insurance premiums are wiping out any savings motorists are making from low fuel prices.

# increase - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Poll: Do you think the state pension should be increased?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Do you think the state pension should be increased?

Aug 21st 2016, 10:23 AM 26,978 Views 87 Comments

Fianna Fáil wants a €5 increase for pensioners in the next Budget.

# increase - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Apple may get rid of one of the iPhone's most annoying limitations
# Making Room
# Making Room

Apple may get rid of one of the iPhone's most annoying limitations

Jul 6th 2016, 9:44 AM 33,098 Views 34 Comments

Apple will likely increase the minimum storage space offered on the iPhone from 16GB to 32GB.

# increase - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Almost 100,000 Irish homes are still in negative equity...
# Negative Waves
# Negative Waves

Almost 100,000 Irish homes are still in negative equity...

Mar 16th 2016, 8:34 AM 14,415 Views 28 Comments

But at the rate property prices are increasing that won’t be the case for long says the ESRI…

# increase - Monday 22 February, 2016

Student nurses and midwives to get more cash from next month
# Pay Me My Money Down
# Pay Me My Money Down

Student nurses and midwives to get more cash from next month

Feb 22nd 2016, 7:54 PM 16,670 Views 35 Comments

They’ll now be able to earn 9.48 an hour.

# increase - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Good news: Ireland is set for 1,500+ new jobs
# Applications At The Ready
# Applications At The Ready

Good news: Ireland is set for 1,500+ new jobs

Jan 20th 2016, 10:40 PM 43,052 Views 89 Comments

Five companies have announced they will be creating positions.

# increase - Monday 4 January, 2016

House prices outside of Dublin are flying up
# Up Up And Away
# Up Up And Away

House prices outside of Dublin are flying up

Jan 4th 2016, 8:00 AM 32,425 Views 53 Comments

It is still quite a bit pricier to live in the capital.

# increase - Monday 14 December, 2015

Heroin deaths on the rise in Ireland for the first time in four years
# Increase
# Increase

Heroin deaths on the rise in Ireland for the first time in four years

Dec 14th 2015, 3:22 PM 12,036 Views 27 Comments

New figures show that 86 deaths were related to the drug in 2013.

# increase - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Rent in Dublin? Huge increase in amount of work needed in rented properties
# Serious Issue
# Serious Issue

Rent in Dublin? Huge increase in amount of work needed in rented properties

Nov 12th 2015, 6:05 AM 15,246 Views 58 Comments

One councillor said people are putting up with sub-standard conditions just to have a roof over their heads.

# increase - Friday 6 November, 2015

Are rents set to increase ahead of a two-year freeze measure?
# Through The Window
# Through The Window

Are rents set to increase ahead of a two-year freeze measure?

Nov 6th 2015, 10:04 PM 30,130 Views 123 Comments

The PRTB has issued advice to the public over the measures.

# increase - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Here is how much the reduced rate of USC will be worth to Enda and Co next year
# Money In The Bank
# Money In The Bank

Here is how much the reduced rate of USC will be worth to Enda and Co next year

Nov 1st 2015, 7:30 AM 18,465 Views 54 Comments

The government is expecting USC to bring in around €4 billion.

# increase - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Rent a flat in Dublin? Monthly payments have shot up by over a hundred quid
# On The Rise
# On The Rise

Rent a flat in Dublin? Monthly payments have shot up by over a hundred quid

Sep 23rd 2015, 10:00 AM 19,137 Views 77 Comments

Dublin rents now are just 3.5 per cent lower than their highest point.

# increase - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Here's how much accident victims in Ireland have been paid this year
# Pay Outs
# Pay Outs

Here's how much accident victims in Ireland have been paid this year

Sep 9th 2015, 3:00 PM 21,300 Views 20 Comments

In total the Injuries Board has awarded €128.45 million in the first six months of this year.

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