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# private - This year 2022

Private mental health centres provide better care than HSE facilities, report finds
# Inequality
# Inequality

Private mental health centres provide better care than HSE facilities, report finds

Jun 30th 2022, 6:05 AM 9,710 Views 6 Comments

Inspectors highlighted multiple serious risks and poor environments across five HSE approved centres in Cork.

# private - Last year 2021

LeBron James urged to rethink vaccine stance
# Private
From The42
# Private

LeBron James urged to rethink vaccine stance

Mar 10th 2021, 10:54 PM 9,787 Views 1 Comment

In comments ahead of the All-Star Game last weekend, the Los Angeles Lakers superstar would not say whether he planned on getting vaccinated.

# private - All time

Private cancer patients getting access to drugs that public patients can't get is 'incredibly unfair'
# Inequality
# Inequality

Private cancer patients getting access to drugs that public patients can't get is 'incredibly unfair'

Apr 14th 2019, 7:47 PM 26,872 Views 74 Comments

The Irish Cancer Society said that lifesaving medicines should be available to everyone who could benefit from them, not just people with private health insurance.

80% surveyed in student accommodation in Dublin city are international students paying average €250 a week rent
# Dublin
# Dublin

80% surveyed in student accommodation in Dublin city are international students paying average €250 a week rent

Apr 1st 2019, 6:10 AM 19,623 Views 10 Comments

A new report commissioned by DCC looks into student accommodation in the capital.

The State has spent over €100k for security on an empty barracks in last three years
# Columb Barracks
# Columb Barracks

The State has spent over €100k for security on an empty barracks in last three years

Feb 4th 2019, 6:10 AM 19,165 Views 26 Comments

Columb Barracks has been earmarked as a site to develop affordable housing, but has been vacant since 2012.

Gareth Bale issue an internal matter, says Real Madrid manager
# Private
From The42
# Private

Gareth Bale issue an internal matter, says Real Madrid manager

Jan 8th 2019, 2:29 PM 14,615 Views 1 Comment

The Welsh star departed the club’s defeat to Real Sociedad before full time, but Santiago Solari was reluctant to elaborate on the situation.

'Somebody needs to shout stop': HSE nursing homes cost a lot more to run than private ones
# Running Costs
# Running Costs

'Somebody needs to shout stop': HSE nursing homes cost a lot more to run than private ones

Mar 6th 2018, 3:58 PM 20,578 Views 35 Comments

New figures show a significant discrepancy in the weekly costs of providing long-term residential care for elderly people.

Photos: East German village sells for €140,000
# Alwine
# Alwine

Photos: East German village sells for €140,000

Dec 9th 2017, 5:59 PM 44,772 Views 39 Comments

Only about 20 mostly retired people still live in the cluster of decaying homes.

Trump Jr releases messages with WikiLeaks during 2016 campaign
# Direct Messages
# Direct Messages

Trump Jr releases messages with WikiLeaks during 2016 campaign

Nov 14th 2017, 8:07 AM 16,792 Views 23 Comments

The private messages released by Trump Jr on Twitter show him responding to the website three times.

Poll: Should Ireland's water services be publicly owned?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland's water services be publicly owned?

Sep 20th 2017, 10:01 AM 24,185 Views 145 Comments

The government has agreed to a referendum on whether or not Ireland’s water utility should be publicly owned.

Here are ways you can privately share photos with your friends and family
# Sharing Is Caring
# Sharing Is Caring

Here are ways you can privately share photos with your friends and family

Dec 23rd 2016, 7:00 PM 16,575 Views 9 Comments

Not everyone wants to use Facebook or email to share their special moments.

It doesn't deal with complaints, so what does the Policing Authority do?
# Behind Closed Doors
# Behind Closed Doors

It doesn't deal with complaints, so what does the Policing Authority do?

May 26th 2016, 6:10 AM 10,632 Views 20 Comments

Garda Commissioner Noírín O’Sullivan is before the authority today – but she won’t be asked about those transcripts.

I chose to put my four children through private secondary school, here's why
# Opinion
# Opinion

I chose to put my four children through private secondary school, here's why

Dec 8th 2015, 8:00 AM 15,152 Views 50 Comments

There may be an air of ambition that one hopes will be contagious. If the friends all have high hopes, ours probably will too.

NI mum and daughter lose challenge against ban on free abortions in England
# London
# London

NI mum and daughter lose challenge against ban on free abortions in England

Jul 23rd 2015, 2:15 PM 9,696 Views 128 Comments

The teen cannot be named to protect her identity.

Here are the 11 cheapest Greek islands for sale right now
# Luxury Getaway
# Luxury Getaway

Here are the 11 cheapest Greek islands for sale right now

Jul 18th 2015, 12:49 PM 55,393 Views 23 Comments

The cheapest one is on the market for €3 million.

Troubled Malaysia Airlines shares suspended as it prepares to go private
# Restructuring
# Restructuring

Troubled Malaysia Airlines shares suspended as it prepares to go private

Aug 8th 2014, 7:38 AM 8,609 Views 12 Comments

The airline lost 443m ringgit in the first quarter of this year.

Students from closed private colleges offered new courses at a discount
# Education
# Education

Students from closed private colleges offered new courses at a discount

Jun 17th 2014, 5:42 PM 9,991 Views 19 Comments

The news has been welcomed, but the Irish Council for International Students said that some students feel paying again is “unjust”.

Everything you need to know about what it will cost you to go to hospital
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Everything you need to know about what it will cost you to go to hospital

May 18th 2014, 8:30 PM 185,804 Views 135 Comments

Going private, going public or have a medical card? How much is it going to set you back?

Reilly: We'll be more than happy to meet St Vincent's in court
# Standoff
# Standoff

Reilly: We'll be more than happy to meet St Vincent's in court

Apr 6th 2014, 1:13 PM 15,987 Views 62 Comments

The hospital was asked by the HSE to stop 80 consultants on State salaries from working between both public and private hospitals on the campus.

"It's going to take for someone to be hurt": Street lighting problems around Ireland
# Lights Out
# Lights Out

"It's going to take for someone to be hurt": Street lighting problems around Ireland

Mar 10th 2014, 7:00 AM 9,509 Views 29 Comments

Chambers Park in Kilcock isn’t the only estate to run into problems with public lighting. Here are your stories.

How to keep your data safe from prying eyes
# Encryption
# Encryption

How to keep your data safe from prying eyes

Mar 2nd 2014, 6:30 PM 20,680 Views 16 Comments

With more revelations about spying emerging every week, there are ways to ensure your data isn’t intercepted or stored against your wishes.

First meningitis B vaccine now available privately in Ireland
# Disease
# Disease

First meningitis B vaccine now available privately in Ireland

Dec 16th 2013, 3:15 PM 11,712 Views 25 Comments

The Meningitis Research Foundation has called for the vaccine to be implemented nationally for all children.

Explainer: Why are the major social media sites trying to break into mobile messaging?
# Stay In Touch
# Stay In Touch

Explainer: Why are the major social media sites trying to break into mobile messaging?

Dec 11th 2013, 1:51 PM 10,776 Views 29 Comments

With younger users moving towards apps like Viber, WhatsApp, and Line, the traditional social media sites are trying to bring them back.

Aviva health insurance to increase its premiums by 5.2%
# Health
# Health

Aviva health insurance to increase its premiums by 5.2%

Dec 2nd 2013, 2:13 PM 6,461 Views 43 Comments

The increases will be imposed from 1 January 2014, with Aviva stating the government’s recent decision on rates means the new bed charge is 10.8 times the old charge.

Photos: Here's an €11 million island up for sale in Bermuda
# Property Porn
# Property Porn

Photos: Here's an €11 million island up for sale in Bermuda

Apr 7th 2013, 6:00 PM 23,146 Views 39 Comments

Because hey, who wouldn’t want to own their own island?

The burning question*: Do you answer calls from blocked numbers?
# Dilemma
From The Daily Edge
# Dilemma

The burning question*: Do you answer calls from blocked numbers?

Feb 18th 2013, 2:00 PM 57,614 Views 67 Comments

It’s Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

Interview: Every week, 500 people send their secrets to Frank Warren. Here's why.
# PostSecret
# PostSecret

Interview: Every week, 500 people send their secrets to Frank Warren. Here's why.

Dec 8th 2012, 8:30 AM 10,626 Views 5 Comments

From peeing in the shower to secretly not loving their wife, PostSecret has become a trove of secrets on the web. Founder Frank Warren, who is speaking in Dublin today, explains why he does it.

ALONE: "Grave concerns" about issues at private nursing homes
# Nursing Homes
# Nursing Homes

ALONE: "Grave concerns" about issues at private nursing homes

Aug 21st 2012, 5:43 PM 3,871 Views 17 Comments

The charity, which supports older people, made the comments following the taking over of a private Galway nursing home by the HSE.

State spent €70m on private and state accommodation for asylum seekers
# Asylum
# Asylum

State spent €70m on private and state accommodation for asylum seekers

Jun 16th 2012, 8:30 AM 5,348 Views 91 Comments

Over 5,100 people are currently being housed in 37 accommodation centres around Ireland.

Second time lucky: NASA launches SpaceX rocket headed for ISS
# Beam Me Up
# Beam Me Up

Second time lucky: NASA launches SpaceX rocket headed for ISS

May 22nd 2012, 10:36 AM 1,177 Views 5 Comments

Saturday’s first attempt at a launch was abandoned after engine trouble – but no such problems this time, with a payload of food – and 300 temporarily spacebound astronomy buffs.

VIDEO: ISS cargo rocket fails on launch
# SpaceX
# SpaceX

VIDEO: ISS cargo rocket fails on launch

May 19th 2012, 1:19 PM 2,605 Views 6 Comments

The SpaceX mission was to be the first attempt by private US companies vying to take over the supply route following the end of NASA’s shuttle missions.