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# Mother

Last year
# High Court
Judge refuses to order young child be returned to UK due to risk posed by infant's father
The court heard the father has an alleged history of domestic violence.
All time
# Podcast
The Explainer: What's next for the Mother and Baby Home Commission?
Catriona Crowe and Órla Ryan join us on this week’s podcast.
Coronavirus restrictions prevent Jurgen Klopp from attending mother’s funeral
The Liverpool boss paid an emotional tribute to his mother Elisabeth following her death at the age of 81.
Opinion: 'Mother felt very much like a house party that happened to be in a club'
Cormac Cashman, founder of Mother and other clubs and festivals is confident we will dance again after Covid-19, but hopes no one from the events industry is left behind.
# Pregnancy
67-year-old woman becomes China's 'oldest new mother'
Her baby girl is reportedly called Tianci, meaning “gift from heaven”.
# lucina
RTÉ received 31 complaints about a mannequin giving birth on the Late Late Show
The simulator is used by RCSI medical students to prepare them for the real-life labour ward.
Baby whose mother was found dead at Cork maternity hospital has also died
An investigation into the deaths is under way.
# Argument
'They need to pay' – Emiliano Sala's mother criticises Cardiff 'disrespect'
The Bluebirds have still not paid the fee for the fallen striker and his family are calling for answers as investigations continue.
# Dispute
Adrien Rabiot 'held hostage' by PSG, claims mother
The French international has been in conflict with the club as he wants to leave.
Opinion: CBD oil changed my son's life - so why isn't it licenced as a medical product here?
Noreen O’Neill’s son started experiencing seizures at three months – she says that CBD oil has changed his health since he started using it.
# co wexford
Travelling salesman jailed for five years for raping woman while serving suspended sentence
The man denied the offence but was convicted following a trial last July.
# Courts
Mother whose baby suffered skull fracture, broken arm and legs walks free from court
The mother presented to her GP on 13 February 2015 when her baby was injured.
# Dublin
Mother in court after daughter misses year at secondary school
The offence can result in a prison sentence of up to one month and a €1,000 fine.
# Anniversary
Husband of woman jailed in Iran says Boris Johnson has not done enough to secure her release
The case sparked a political firestorm when Boris Johnson told a parliamentary committee she was in Iran “training journalists”.
# Family Tragedy
‘I put up a wall and locked it away’ - Ireland international Jon Walters on the death of his mother
The Burnley footballer was just 11 years old when his mum died.
# mother and baby home
Hunt for details on child burials at Bessboro mother and baby home
The burials took place between 1922 and 1998.
# Comeback
Serena Williams suffers defeat in first match since birth of baby girl
The American competed in her first tennis game since giving birth four months ago.
# stevie cullivan
Inquest brought 'justice and answers' for newborn baby boy's death
A verdict of medical misadventure was given at the inquest into the death of baby Stevie Cullivan.
Young mum stereotypes: 'Some of us are happy being mothers and wives'
I don’t have to worry about the biological clock, and I’ll be thirty-eight when my eldest starts college, writes Susannah O’Brien.
# jennifer lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence shared her feelings on the pay gap and how the Trump era makes her 'sick'
The actress said she is ‘devastated’ by what is currently going on in the United States.
# Texas
Texas children who died in hot car were left there as punishment
The children’s mother originally said they had locked themselves in.
# discharge summary
Mullingar hospital apologises to new mother after a 'series of errors'
After suffering from bleeding and ongoing pain, the woman was not contacted by the hospital and eventually had to go to A&E.
# Melbourne
Mother gets 26-year sentence for killing three of her children in Australia
Akon Guode drove a car with four of her children inside into a lake on the outskirts of Melbourne in 2015.
# overly precautionary
Low alcohol consumption during pregnancy doesn't cause harm, experts say
Academics and senior midwives and doctors say the current guidelines promote unnecessary fear.
# Mental Health
'My son wants to be dead. He is ten years of age'
An emotive letter from a concerned mother was read in the Dail today by Independent TD Mick Wallace.
# Waterford
Mother of electrician accused of terrorist financing assures court he 'is obedient to me'
25-year-old Hassan Bal faces charges related to the funding of international terrorism.
# Progress
'You have come a long way': Court hears how mother turned life around to regain access to child
The judge adjourned the case until October, when the mother and child’s progress will be seen.
# life and death on stage
'He was in hospital on Monday - by Friday, he was dead'
A son and mother have made a unique play where they discuss the death of the man closest to them.
# keep fighting
'I'm alive today so I'll keep fighting': Irish mother raising funds for cancer drug not available in Ireland
Claire Graham is battling both breast and brain cancer while caring for her son who was also diagnosed with eye cancer.
# England
Family 'devastated' as homeless man is charged with murder of mother and son
The family had helped the man over the past year.
# Domestic Violence
Teen who repeatedly kicked his mother in head pleads guilty to dealing cocaine
The youth subjected his mother to a series of serious domestic violence incidents, leaving her fearing for her life.
# Dhaka
Bangladesh railway worker killed by train after saving mother and daughter from being run over
The father of eight was only a few months away from his retirement.
# ice house
Man arrested in connection to murder of Irene White in 2005
White was found fatally stabbed in her home.
# Pakistan
Mother sentenced to death for burning daughter alive because she didn't like her husband
Zeenat Bibi, 16, was doused with kerosene and set alight in June last year in Pakistan’s cultural capital Lahore.
# parent's nightmare
Mother loses four children in station, one catches fast-train to Leipzig
The boy, who spoke Spanish and Italian, was taken into care by police before being reunited with his family.
# Domestic Violence
Teenage boy kicked his mother in head during assaults
The boy, who has mental health and substance abuse issues, left his mother fearing for her life.
# Investigation
Mother suspected of killing her four children in Japan
Police are questioning a 41-year-old woman over the deaths which included a girl as young as three
# Infanticide
German mother admits killing babies, but says she can't remember how many
“It could have been two, three or four”.
# Impact Statement
"I keep dreaming about how he was beaten and kicked" - Mother gives emotional statement as son's killers jailed
Patryk Krupa died in 2014 after being attacked.