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Tuesday 28 March 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# rate

All time
Ireland's teen suicide rate is the fourth highest in the EU
A new report suggests that the self-reporting of mental health issues among teenagers here is worryingly high.
# ride sharing
Uber hits back at sex assaults claims, says users often misspell 'rate' as 'rape'
It follows allegations made by news site Buzzfeed.
# Going Up
Getting a taxi today? It'll cost you more than usual
The fare hike comes just one day a head of strike action by bus drivers.
# pre-recession
The suicide rate in Ireland was higher in 2001 than in any post-downturn year
The 2004 rate of 12.2 per 100,000 hasn’t been exceeded in the last 11 years.
# north of the border
Could Belfast be the answer to your property woes?
The property market in Northern Ireland’s first city is set for growth in 2015.
# girls on a map
Founder of holiday site which rates hotness and promiscuity of women says he's a feminist
Girls on a Map invites users to upload pictures and rate women.
# Hunger
Global Hunger Index falls 34 per cent since 1990
Nineteen countries have been identified as suffering from alarming levels of hunger.
# Spain
Spanish unemployment level reaches 25 per cent
One Spaniard in four is now officially out of work, with 85,000 more people becoming unemployed between July and September.
# Budget 2012
Budget 2012: Motor tax hike of 7.5 per cent for most vehicles
Wondering how much your car will cost you next year? Read on for the full extent of tax and fuel hikes…