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# kildare-street - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

'We're asking for the government's help': Debenhams staff stage protest outside Dáil
# Dublin
# Dublin

'We're asking for the government's help': Debenhams staff stage protest outside Dáil

May 13th 2020, 1:12 PM 15,333 Views 10 Comments

The closure of the Irish branches of Debenhams saw the loss of 2,000 jobs.

# kildare-street - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Garda injured and six arrested during rally against hate speech law
# Kildare Street
# Kildare Street

Garda injured and six arrested during rally against hate speech law

Feb 2nd 2020, 8:28 AM 42,073 Views 67 Comments

Demonstrators from rival sides were forced apart by gardaí as the rally took place outside Leinster House.

# kildare-street - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Council refuses planning permission for Goodman office block on historic Dublin city centre street
# Kildare Street
# Kildare Street

Council refuses planning permission for Goodman office block on historic Dublin city centre street

Jan 14th 2020, 11:33 AM 22,688 Views 24 Comments

The proposal had been opposed by An Taisce and the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht.

# kildare-street - Saturday 14 December, 2019

Three arrested after anti-racism, free speech protests outside Leinster House
# Kildare Street
# Kildare Street

Three arrested after anti-racism, free speech protests outside Leinster House

Updated Dec 14th 2019, 6:15 PM 41,397 Views 0 Comments

A man in his early 40s has been charged and is due to appear before court at a later date.

# kildare-street - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Tractor protest set to continue overnight as gardaí announce road closures in Dublin
# Farmers
# Farmers

Tractor protest set to continue overnight as gardaí announce road closures in Dublin

Updated Nov 26th 2019, 10:52 PM 96,425 Views 204 Comments

Gardaí said the protest is anticipated to continue overnight and into tomorrow morning.

# kildare-street - Monday 14 October, 2019

Farmers block industry representatives from entering first taskforce meeting
# MEAT INDUSTRIES IRELAND
# MEAT INDUSTRIES IRELAND

Farmers block industry representatives from entering first taskforce meeting

Updated Oct 14th 2019, 1:32 PM 16,626 Views 26 Comments

A newly established beef task force was due to meet this morning to examine the future of the beef industry in Ireland.

# kildare-street - Friday 6 July, 2018

Traffic diversions in place as Dublin Fire Brigade attends scene of fire on city centre roof
# Kildare Street
# Kildare Street

Traffic diversions in place as Dublin Fire Brigade attends scene of fire on city centre roof

Jul 6th 2018, 2:11 PM 32,151 Views 12 Comments

Kildare Street is currently closed to traffic.

# kildare-street - Saturday 25 November, 2017

A Tánaiste, a pedibus and Mambo No. 5: A day that brought Ireland to the brink of a Christmas election
# Frances Fitzgerald
# Frances Fitzgerald

A Tánaiste, a pedibus and Mambo No. 5: A day that brought Ireland to the brink of a Christmas election

Nov 25th 2017, 8:25 AM 22,337 Views 33 Comments

Leo Varadkar and Micheál Martin were told to be ‘grown up men’ and sort this out – but eyes will be on the Tánaiste this weekend.

# kildare-street - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Photos: Protesters chant outside Leinster House as TDs make their way into new Dáil
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

Photos: Protesters chant outside Leinster House as TDs make their way into new Dáil

Mar 10th 2016, 6:48 PM 16,991 Views 68 Comments

Some members of the 32nd Dáil attended the demonstration.

# kildare-street - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

13 Irish museum relics with important Snapchat captions
# Chattle And Daub
From The Daily Edge
# Chattle And Daub

13 Irish museum relics with important Snapchat captions

Feb 16th 2016, 5:26 PM 6,857 Views 0 Comments

It’s your turn, National Museum of Ireland.

# kildare-street - Monday 15 June, 2015

Man rescued after trying to hang himself outside Leinster House
# Kildare Street
# Kildare Street

Man rescued after trying to hang himself outside Leinster House

Jun 15th 2015, 4:42 PM 41,409 Views 0 Comments

The incident took place in the last hour.

# kildare-street - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

There was a very moving vigil for the homeless outside Leinster House last night
# Jonathan Corrie
# Jonathan Corrie

There was a very moving vigil for the homeless outside Leinster House last night

Dec 3rd 2014, 7:00 AM 16,871 Views 74 Comments

The silent vigil followed the discovery of the body of a homeless man just yards from Leinster House on Monday.

# kildare-street - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Leinster House postpones turning on its Christmas lights after homeless man's death
# Mark Of Respect
# Mark Of Respect

Leinster House postpones turning on its Christmas lights after homeless man's death

Dec 2nd 2014, 5:20 PM 12,319 Views 38 Comments

The Ceann Comhairle said tonight’s planned event would be ‘inappropriate’.

# kildare-street - Sunday 30 November, 2014

The Oireachtas really wants you to know it broadcasts the Dáil on TV
# Advertising
# Advertising

The Oireachtas really wants you to know it broadcasts the Dáil on TV

Nov 30th 2014, 8:30 AM 6,813 Views 39 Comments

The parliament’s communications unit is stepping up an advertising campaign.

# kildare-street - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

'The tall guard in black, he saved my life': Water protester speaks out about bollard incident
# Water Protest
# Water Protest

'The tall guard in black, he saved my life': Water protester speaks out about bollard incident

Nov 18th 2014, 11:06 AM 63,150 Views 217 Comments

Fiona Healy was pushed into a metal bollard outside Mansion House on Dawson Street earlier in the week.

# kildare-street - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Two lads are banging pots and pans outside Leinster House today. Here's why...
# Racket
# Racket

Two lads are banging pots and pans outside Leinster House today. Here's why...

Oct 23rd 2014, 5:21 PM 24,318 Views 56 Comments

Yep, it’s something to do with Irish Water…

# kildare-street - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

"The water has frozen my brain": The ice bucket challenge came to Kildare St and the Mansion House today
# Cold Cold Water
# Cold Cold Water

"The water has frozen my brain": The ice bucket challenge came to Kildare St and the Mansion House today

Aug 26th 2014, 4:43 PM 19,964 Views 17 Comments

A TD, a senator and the Lord Mayor all took the plunge in Dublin today. Somehow they all managed to stick to parliamentary language, post-deluge….

# kildare-street - Monday 11 August, 2014

The Dáil 'tuck shop' that cost €1.3 million to build and lasted five years is reopening (sort of)
# Gift Shop
# Gift Shop

The Dáil 'tuck shop' that cost €1.3 million to build and lasted five years is reopening (sort of)

Aug 11th 2014, 7:00 AM 17,829 Views 43 Comments

An Síopa was known as ‘the most expensive tuck shop in Ireland’ when it was opened in 2008.

# kildare-street - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Who's going to replace Alan Shatter and why is Michael Noonan's top official resigning?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Who's going to replace Alan Shatter and why is Michael Noonan's top official resigning?

May 8th 2014, 9:00 AM 10,819 Views 37 Comments

It’s been (to say the least) a dramatic week in Leinster House so far… What’s on Thursday’s schedule?

# kildare-street - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

'The sword itself was something you would see in a movie' - Minister on Leinster House knife wielder
# Blade Runner
# Blade Runner

'The sword itself was something you would see in a movie' - Minister on Leinster House knife wielder

Apr 29th 2014, 10:46 PM 36,198 Views 131 Comments

The knives were tucked into his socks.

# kildare-street - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

National Library evacuated after basement fire
# Book Burning
# Book Burning

National Library evacuated after basement fire

Apr 1st 2014, 2:33 PM 8,056 Views 12 Comments

But all is ok now and no collections were damaged.

# kildare-street - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Man arrested outside Leinster House after scuffle with gardaí over Alan Shatter
# Gardagate
# Gardagate

Man arrested outside Leinster House after scuffle with gardaí over Alan Shatter

Mar 27th 2014, 11:15 AM 24,448 Views 119 Comments

The man was restrained by gardaí after he allegedly became violent towards a female garda.

# kildare-street - Saturday 22 March, 2014

TDs and Senators warned to stay off the grass at Leinster House
# Parking
# Parking

TDs and Senators warned to stay off the grass at Leinster House

Mar 22nd 2014, 10:45 AM 8,173 Views 30 Comments

A shortage of parking spaces outside the front and back of Leinster House has left some resorting to leaving their cars parked on the grass at the back of the complex.

# kildare-street - Thursday 6 March, 2014

TDs' Kildare Street haunt among businesses closed by food safety inspectors
# Town Bar And Grill
# Town Bar And Grill

TDs' Kildare Street haunt among businesses closed by food safety inspectors

Mar 6th 2014, 12:15 PM 19,054 Views 21 Comments

The FSAI issues such orders where it’s deemed “there’s likely to be a grave and immediate danger to public health at or in the premises”.

# kildare-street - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

"Minister Shatter is not one to mislead the Dáil" - Taoiseach defends Shatter
# Heated Debate
# Heated Debate

"Minister Shatter is not one to mislead the Dáil" - Taoiseach defends Shatter

Feb 26th 2014, 12:40 PM 5,881 Views 30 Comments

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin said Minister Shatter had made a big mistake by accusing the garda whistleblower of not cooperating with an inquiry.

# kildare-street - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Storm damage, GSOC, childcare, and everything else happening in Leinster House today
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Storm damage, GSOC, childcare, and everything else happening in Leinster House today

Feb 20th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,473 Views 2 Comments

What’s going on in Leinster House today? Well, since you asked…

# kildare-street - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Bugging, Mount Carmel closure, Pantigate and everything else happening in Leinster House today
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Bugging, Mount Carmel closure, Pantigate and everything else happening in Leinster House today

Feb 18th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,839 Views 12 Comments

What’s going on in Leinster House today? Well, since you asked…

# kildare-street - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Whistleblowers, charities, Phil Hogan... and everything else happening in Leinster House today
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Whistleblowers, charities, Phil Hogan... and everything else happening in Leinster House today

Feb 4th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,495 Views 6 Comments

What’s going on down on Kildare Street? Well, you asked…

# kildare-street - Monday 9 September, 2013

Mercedes-Bent: Stranded at the gates of Leinster House
# Plinth Of Shame
# Plinth Of Shame

Mercedes-Bent: Stranded at the gates of Leinster House

Sep 9th 2013, 10:32 PM 48,911 Views 74 Comments

At least Mary Mitchell O’Connor won’t feel so alone now.

# kildare-street - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Three thousand sign up to 'lock the Government out of the Dáil'
# 2013 Lockout
# 2013 Lockout

Three thousand sign up to 'lock the Government out of the Dáil'

Aug 27th 2013, 9:29 PM 14,065 Views 128 Comments

A protest group – led by property tax hunger striker Tony Rochford – is planning a large-scale demonstration as TDs return from their break.

# kildare-street - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Property tax hunger striker wants to block returning TDs from entering Dáil
# 2013 Lockout
# 2013 Lockout

Property tax hunger striker wants to block returning TDs from entering Dáil

Aug 6th 2013, 9:49 PM 14,746 Views 220 Comments

Tony Rochford – who spent over three weeks on hunger strike over the new tax earlier this summer – is organising a new protest for the end of the Dáil recess.

# kildare-street - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Noonan plans to crack down on unvouched allowance for independent TDs
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Noonan plans to crack down on unvouched allowance for independent TDs

Jul 21st 2013, 10:30 AM 5,323 Views 49 Comments

The Minister for Finance will bring proposals to Government very soon to change the law around the unvouched allowance system for independent TDs.

# kildare-street - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Rabbitte confronted by protestors in Dublin city centre pub
# Confrontation
# Confrontation

Rabbitte confronted by protestors in Dublin city centre pub

Jul 17th 2013, 10:18 PM 21,948 Views 90 Comments

The Communications Minister was followed into by anti-austerity protestors before gardaí intervened earlier this evening.

# kildare-street - Monday 15 July, 2013

# kildare-street - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Protests over abortion bill ongoing on Kildare street
# Abortion
# Abortion

Protests over abortion bill ongoing on Kildare street

Jul 10th 2013, 6:59 PM 6,389 Views 104 Comments

Pro-choice and pro-life protesters are continuing to demonstrate outside the gates of Leinster House this evening.

# kildare-street - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Belt-tightening at Leinster House as Oireachtas 'tuck shop' closes
# Austerity Measure
# Austerity Measure

Belt-tightening at Leinster House as Oireachtas 'tuck shop' closes

Jun 27th 2013, 10:28 AM 9,221 Views 41 Comments

The Celtic Tiger-era store – deemed no longer ‘viable’ – is to close down tomorrow.

# kildare-street - Monday 24 June, 2013

PHOTOS: Farmers mount Kildare St protest over CAP reforms
# Load Of Bull
# Load Of Bull

PHOTOS: Farmers mount Kildare St protest over CAP reforms

Jun 24th 2013, 3:51 PM 5,775 Views 46 Comments

There’s a load of bull on Kildare Street today. Literally.

# kildare-street - Monday 22 April, 2013

Oireachtas debate tracker KildareStreet.com back in business
# Kildarestreet.com
# Kildarestreet.com

Oireachtas debate tracker KildareStreet.com back in business

Apr 22nd 2013, 4:05 PM 6,990 Views 9 Comments

The website, which allows the public to keep track of debates in the Oireachtas, was knocked offline by changes within Leinster House.

# kildare-street - Thursday 7 March, 2013

PHOTOS: Man threatens to set himself alight outside Leinster House
# Kildare Street
# Kildare Street

PHOTOS: Man threatens to set himself alight outside Leinster House

Mar 7th 2013, 4:31 PM 41,192 Views 0 Comments

Kildare Street was closed to traffic after a man climbed on top of a van in a protest outside Leinster House this afternoon.

# kildare-street - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Enda Kenny accuses opposition of making 'political football' of disability cut

Enda Kenny accuses opposition of making 'political football' of disability cut

Feb 27th 2013, 12:11 PM 4,970 Views 64 Comments

In heated exchanges in the Dáil this morning, the Taoiseach said the current disability transport payments are “illegal and obsolete”.

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