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# records - Wednesday 12 January, 2022

Adopted people to get access to their birth certs and other records under new legislation
# New Law
# New Law

Adopted people to get access to their birth certs and other records under new legislation

Updated Jan 12th 2022, 4:30 PM 29,584 Views 38 Comments

Children’s Minister Roderic O’Gorman said the Bill represents “a massive step forward” but campaigners have criticised elements of the legislation.

# records - Sunday 21 February, 2021

Deaths in Direct Provision to be recorded and released by Department for first time
# INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION
# INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION

Deaths in Direct Provision to be recorded and released by Department for first time

Feb 21st 2021, 6:30 AM 19,890 Views 26 Comments

It comes after a number of TDs and Senators called for greater transparency.

# records - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

All survivors of institutional abuse to be allowed request access to personal data, Taoiseach confirms
# Records
# Records

All survivors of institutional abuse to be allowed request access to personal data, Taoiseach confirms

Nov 4th 2020, 4:39 PM 10,448 Views 13 Comments

The Taoiseach told the Dáil that applying GDPR will allow it to “affirm the rights of people to access their own personal data”.

# records - Friday 30 October, 2020

Q&A: Why was the Commission into Mother and Baby Homes set up and what did it examine?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Q&A: Why was the Commission into Mother and Baby Homes set up and what did it examine?

Oct 30th 2020, 4:20 PM 24,105 Views 19 Comments

The commission is due to submit its final report today, over five years after it was set up.

# records - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Mother and baby home campaigners lodge complaint over Senator's comments
# Clann Project
# Clann Project

Mother and baby home campaigners lodge complaint over Senator's comments

Oct 29th 2020, 2:47 PM 32,133 Views 0 Comments

The Clann Project has called for Barry Ward to make a public apology.

Concerns raised for survivors 'torn apart' by 'omnishambles' of mother and baby home legislation
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Concerns raised for survivors 'torn apart' by 'omnishambles' of mother and baby home legislation

Oct 29th 2020, 12:05 AM 21,165 Views 45 Comments

An adoption rights group said recent debates “have caused huge distress, with severe implications for people’s mental health”.

# records - Friday 23 October, 2020

Legal advice is that GDPR is 'prohibited' by 2004 Act on Mother and Baby Homes Commission - Department
# Database
# Database

Legal advice is that GDPR is 'prohibited' by 2004 Act on Mother and Baby Homes Commission - Department

Updated Oct 23rd 2020, 10:15 PM 68,264 Views 72 Comments

The minister has defended the legislation but said he regrets poorly communicating what it intends to do.

Q&A: What is the mother and baby home legislation passed in the Oireachtas this week?
# Sealed
# Sealed

Q&A: What is the mother and baby home legislation passed in the Oireachtas this week?

Oct 23rd 2020, 6:04 PM 63,620 Views 60 Comments

The Bill allows the transfer of a database of 60,000 records compiled by the commission to Tusla, the Child and Family Agency.

# records - Thursday 22 October, 2020

'The beatings were regular and we worked until our fingers bled': My childhood in an industrial school
# Industrial School
# Industrial School

'The beatings were regular and we worked until our fingers bled': My childhood in an industrial school

Oct 22nd 2020, 7:30 PM 87,911 Views 26 Comments

Mary Harney shares her personal story on a day where the fate of records of the Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes was debated on the Dáil floor.

'When your mother cried during labour, she was paying for her sins': Stories of mother and baby home survivors read into Dáil record
# Commission
# Commission

'When your mother cried during labour, she was paying for her sins': Stories of mother and baby home survivors read into Dáil record

Oct 22nd 2020, 9:30 AM 64,913 Views 32 Comments

Powerful testimonies of survivors from mother and baby homes were read out in the Dáil last night.

# records - Friday 16 October, 2020

'The nuns sent me away with your child in a wheelbarrow': Powerful speeches in debate on mother and baby homes
# Seanad
# Seanad

'The nuns sent me away with your child in a wheelbarrow': Powerful speeches in debate on mother and baby homes

Updated Oct 16th 2020, 5:29 PM 60,587 Views 28 Comments

Senators are debating legislation related to records compiled by the Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes.

# records - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Senators express 'serious concern' that mother and baby home records will be sealed for 30 years
# Commission
# Commission

Senators express 'serious concern' that mother and baby home records will be sealed for 30 years

Updated Oct 14th 2020, 4:41 PM 43,880 Views 36 Comments

The Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes is due to submit its final report later this month.

# records - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

New birth, marriage and death records made available for public to access online
# Family History
# Family History

New birth, marriage and death records made available for public to access online

Jan 8th 2020, 11:29 AM 84,593 Views 31 Comments

The records cover civil marriages from 1845, births for 1919 and deaths for 1969.

# records - Friday 7 June, 2019

Information about deaths in Direct Provision no longer released by department
# Records
# Records

Information about deaths in Direct Provision no longer released by department

Jun 7th 2019, 12:05 AM 16,275 Views 39 Comments

Between 2003 and 2013, 53 people who lived in Direct Provision died.

# records - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

New historical birth, marriage and death registers available online for public to access
# Genealogy
# Genealogy

New historical birth, marriage and death registers available online for public to access

Jun 4th 2019, 6:30 AM 92,887 Views 3 Comments

These records hold the births for 1917 and 1918, marriages from 1864 to 1869, 1942 and 1943 and deaths for 1967 and 1968.

# records - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Nursing home staff member accused of 'squeezing resident's face and using abusive language'
# HIQA
# HIQA

Nursing home staff member accused of 'squeezing resident's face and using abusive language'

Dec 30th 2017, 12:05 AM 35,090 Views 52 Comments

The allegations are contained in documents released to TheJournal.ie under the Freedom of Information Act.

# records - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

'Revolutionary' plan to wipe existing world records in athletics
# Radical Idea
From The42
# Radical Idea

'Revolutionary' plan to wipe existing world records in athletics

May 2nd 2017, 9:55 AM 28,469 Views 24 Comments

The European Athletics Council has proposed the move as a way to tackle the sport’s doping problems.

# records - Monday 20 February, 2017

Poll: Do you trust the HSE with your private data?
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

Poll: Do you trust the HSE with your private data?

Feb 20th 2017, 8:04 AM 19,231 Views 58 Comments

It has emerged that 113 serious breaches of data protection occurred within our health service since March 2015.

# records - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

2015 was the hottest year EVER on record
# Sweltering
# Sweltering

2015 was the hottest year EVER on record

Jan 20th 2016, 5:15 PM 20,931 Views 142 Comments

Experts have warned that climate change is to blame for the worldwide rise in temperature.

# records - Monday 28 September, 2015

This man has every reason to be incredibly happy today
# No Slowing Down
# No Slowing Down

This man has every reason to be incredibly happy today

Sep 28th 2015, 2:38 PM 19,041 Views 18 Comments

Apple just sold a record number of new iPhones again and a date for its release in Ireland was revealed.

# records - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

In case you were living under a well-insulated waterproof rock, July's weather was brutal
# July Please I'm On My Knees
# July Please I'm On My Knees

In case you were living under a well-insulated waterproof rock, July's weather was brutal

Aug 5th 2015, 1:56 PM 16,568 Views 27 Comments

It was bad even by historical records.

# records - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

'Step your game up!' - Michael Bisping has a message for Conor McGregor
# Records
From The42
# Records

'Step your game up!' - Michael Bisping has a message for Conor McGregor

Jun 10th 2015, 8:39 PM 7,154 Views 5 Comments

Bisping says he’s responsible for the fastest sell-out for a UFC event in Europe.

The42's alternative Leaving Cert History quiz
# Legends
From The42
# Legends

The42's alternative Leaving Cert History quiz

Jun 10th 2015, 5:00 PM 22,133 Views 15 Comments

We test your knowledge of all-time Irish sporting records.

# records - Friday 8 May, 2015

This man's collection of 40,000 records is going under the hammer
# Music Obsessive
# Music Obsessive

This man's collection of 40,000 records is going under the hammer

May 8th 2015, 5:41 PM 13,727 Views 27 Comments

It spans the last 60 years.

# records - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Here's a quick round up of Record Store Day events around Ireland today
# Rsd2015
From The Daily Edge
# Rsd2015

Here's a quick round up of Record Store Day events around Ireland today

Apr 18th 2015, 10:06 AM 2,105 Views 0 Comments

It’s all happening.

# records - Monday 1 December, 2014

The secrets of Irish parishes will be online soon
# History Hunters
# History Hunters

The secrets of Irish parishes will be online soon

Dec 1st 2014, 3:00 PM 21,465 Views 19 Comments

Parish registers will be digitised by the National Library of Ireland.

# records - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Glasnevin Trust is helping with the burial of Ebola victims in Sierre Leone
# Burials
# Burials

Glasnevin Trust is helping with the burial of Ebola victims in Sierre Leone

Nov 25th 2014, 3:36 PM 5,403 Views 2 Comments

Proper burials of the dead is preserving the dignity of the deceased.

# records - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Poll: Should ministers be allowed to keep a secret diary of official meetings?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should ministers be allowed to keep a secret diary of official meetings?

Jun 29th 2014, 10:04 AM 8,231 Views 54 Comments

Minister Pat Rabbitte has said he keeps one, and it can’t be accessed using the Freedom of Information Act.

# records - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Adoption Rights Alliance cautiously welcomes inquiry into mother and baby homes
# Babies
# Babies

Adoption Rights Alliance cautiously welcomes inquiry into mother and baby homes

Jun 11th 2014, 8:08 AM 4,406 Views 39 Comments

The group also want assurances new legislation regarding adoption information and tracing be considered.

# records - Monday 9 June, 2014

Tusla given "sensitive, personal" records from three mother-and-baby homes
# 800 Babies
# 800 Babies

Tusla given "sensitive, personal" records from three mother-and-baby homes

Jun 9th 2014, 7:11 PM 10,590 Views 29 Comments

The information relates to the Tuam home, Bessborough in Cork, and St Patrick’s on the Navan Road in Dublin.

# records - Friday 24 January, 2014

Xbox One and Surface tablet sales results helps Microsoft boost revenue
# Movin' On Up
# Movin' On Up

Xbox One and Surface tablet sales results helps Microsoft boost revenue

Jan 24th 2014, 10:46 AM 5,058 Views 15 Comments

The company recorded $6.56 billion in net income during the last quarter, an 2.8 per cent increase from the same period last year.

Give adopted people their records, says the real Philomena
# Search
# Search

Give adopted people their records, says the real Philomena

Jan 24th 2014, 7:20 AM 15,966 Views 58 Comments

Philomena Lee is in Dublin today urging the Irish government to release adoption records.

# records - Saturday 9 November, 2013

BOD and D'Arcy set for record-equalling 51st Test together
# Partnership
From The42
# Partnership

BOD and D'Arcy set for record-equalling 51st Test together

Nov 9th 2013, 1:05 PM 3,696 Views 9 Comments

The long-time Ireland centre partnership reaches another milestone this evening.

# records - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Tower Records celebrates 20 years of bringing music to Dublin
# Music
# Music

Tower Records celebrates 20 years of bringing music to Dublin

Aug 22nd 2013, 2:55 PM 6,401 Views 40 Comments

The store was originally opened as part of the Tower Records chain, but is now independent.

# records - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Taoiseach won't say if record-keeping methods have changed in his department
# Bank Guarantee
# Bank Guarantee

Taoiseach won't say if record-keeping methods have changed in his department

Aug 10th 2013, 9:15 AM 6,511 Views 47 Comments

Enda Kenny has bemoaned the “paucity” of documentation in his Department related to the previous government’s decision to issue a bank guarantee in September 2008 but won’t say if record-keeping methods have changed.

# records - Thursday 25 July, 2013

70,000 Limerick cemetery burial records go online
# Graveyard
# Graveyard

70,000 Limerick cemetery burial records go online

Jul 25th 2013, 6:55 AM 11,127 Views 3 Comments

The searchable records will give an insight into the social history of Limerick from 1855 – 2008.

# records - Monday 15 July, 2013

No full record of who visited Taoiseach's department on bank guarantee night
# Bank Guarantee
# Bank Guarantee

No full record of who visited Taoiseach's department on bank guarantee night

Jul 15th 2013, 6:30 AM 10,743 Views 98 Comments

Enda Kenny has revealed that their is no exhaustive record of who visited his Department during the period leading up to the State guarantee of the banks nearly five years ago.

# records - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Ireland is a nation of record-breakers. Here are some of our best bits
# Tea Drinkers Anonymous
From The Daily Edge
# Tea Drinkers Anonymous

Ireland is a nation of record-breakers. Here are some of our best bits

Mar 23rd 2013, 9:15 AM 15,049 Views 25 Comments

There’s an unsurprising tea-related one in here too.

# records - Friday 7 December, 2012

Lives of Irish soldiers unveiled in newly published records
# History
# History

Lives of Irish soldiers unveiled in newly published records

Dec 7th 2012, 11:25 AM 6,512 Views 17 Comments

The records have been published as part of a newly-digitised collection of those pensioned from the British army by the Royal Hospital Kilmainham.

# records - Saturday 1 December, 2012

National championships: Junior swimmers smash Irish records in Lisburn
# Brendan Greats
From The42
# Brendan Greats

National championships: Junior swimmers smash Irish records in Lisburn

Dec 1st 2012, 8:35 PM 1,268 Views 0 Comments

They must be sprinkling pixie dust in the water.

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