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# roma - Thursday 24 October, 2013

HSE child services chief to meet with Garda Commissioner on Roma cases
# Roma Children
# Roma Children

HSE child services chief to meet with Garda Commissioner on Roma cases

Oct 24th 2013, 11:09 PM 9,085 Views 1 Comment

Gordon Jeyes will head up the HSE report on the two cases in Tallaght and Athlone, with the findings of the review to be handed over to the Children’s Ombudsman.

Ombudsman for Children to investigate Roma child incidents
# Families
# Families

Ombudsman for Children to investigate Roma child incidents

Oct 24th 2013, 9:30 PM 6,649 Views 118 Comments

The Ombudsman was contacted by the Minister for Justice on the issue today.

Roma child incidents result of 'pure, raw, naked, poisonous racism'
# Child Protection
# Child Protection

Roma child incidents result of 'pure, raw, naked, poisonous racism'

Oct 24th 2013, 5:35 PM 16,841 Views 224 Comments

Opposition TDs called for an independent inquiry into the two incidents this week.

Human Rights Commissioner slams media reporting of Roma child cases
# Roma Children
# Roma Children

Human Rights Commissioner slams media reporting of Roma child cases

Oct 24th 2013, 9:45 AM 6,127 Views 0 Comments

Nils Muižnieks says reporting of the cases reinforced the myth of Roma people “as child abductors”.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Oct 24th 2013, 8:54 AM 8,661 Views 6 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

Shatter: Greece case may have had 'some undue influence' on Roma child removals
# Roma Children
# Roma Children

Shatter: Greece case may have had 'some undue influence' on Roma child removals

Oct 24th 2013, 8:43 AM 4,894 Views 0 Comments

The Minister for Justice has said that he has “no doubt” that gardaí and the HSE acted in good faith and expects a report on what happened within two weeks

Pavee Point calls for full independent review into Roma child cases
# Children
# Children

Pavee Point calls for full independent review into Roma child cases

Oct 24th 2013, 7:44 AM 5,721 Views 0 Comments

The group is calling on the Government to set up a full independent review of how state authorities acted, after two children were removed, then returned to their families.

# roma - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Oct 23rd 2013, 10:58 PM 15,905 Views 11 Comments

Everyone’s talking about a Roma child’s DNA test results, transport fare hikes and Prince George’s christening.

Child removed, then returned to Roma family in Athlone
# Athlone
# Athlone

Child removed, then returned to Roma family in Athlone

Oct 23rd 2013, 10:15 PM 57,484 Views 48 Comments

It’s the second such case this week, after a 7-year-old girl was taken from a family in Tallaght on Monday.

Shatter: Gardaí responded in good faith to child concerns
# Children
# Children

Shatter: Gardaí responded in good faith to child concerns

Oct 23rd 2013, 8:25 PM 12,287 Views 237 Comments

Two children who were removed from their Roma families have since been reunited with them.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday
# The 5 At 5
# The 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Oct 23rd 2013, 4:54 PM 8,658 Views 4 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Groups warn about 'witch hunt' against Roma
# Children
# Children

Groups warn about 'witch hunt' against Roma

Oct 23rd 2013, 1:06 PM 17,282 Views 145 Comments

Groups have warned against the propagation of stereotypes of an entire community after the removal of two children from Roma families.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Oct 23rd 2013, 8:51 AM 8,627 Views 20 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

DNA tests being carried out on girl found living with Roma family
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

DNA tests being carried out on girl found living with Roma family

Oct 23rd 2013, 7:27 AM 16,130 Views 0 Comments

The child, who has blonde hair and blue eyes, was removed from the family on Monday by gardaí using powers granted under the Child Care Act.

# roma - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Oct 22nd 2013, 10:55 PM 23,080 Views 0 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the pensioners’ protest, a little girl taken from a Roma family in Dublin and the NSA spying on the French.

Gardaí investigate 'true identity' of girl (7) taken from Tallaght home
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Gardaí investigate 'true identity' of girl (7) taken from Tallaght home

Oct 22nd 2013, 1:11 PM 78,464 Views 157 Comments

The blonde, blue-eyed child was living with a Roma family in the area.

# roma - Monday 21 October, 2013

Roma couple charged with abducting mystery child 'Maria'
# Blonde Angel
# Blonde Angel

Roma couple charged with abducting mystery child 'Maria'

Oct 21st 2013, 8:18 PM 23,875 Views 47 Comments

The young girl was found at a Roma camp last week in Greece.

# roma - Sunday 20 October, 2013

Mystery girl in Roma camp was abandoned by mother, says arrested couple
# Greece
# Greece

Mystery girl in Roma camp was abandoned by mother, says arrested couple

Oct 20th 2013, 10:48 AM 39,859 Views 65 Comments

A lawyer for the couple said that the child was not kidnapped or trafficked – but police said they repeatedly changed their story about the girl.

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Oct 20th 2013, 9:00 AM 11,507 Views 6 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

# roma - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Discovery of girl in Greek Roma camp gives hope to missing boy's family
# Missing
# Missing

Discovery of girl in Greek Roma camp gives hope to missing boy's family

Oct 19th 2013, 2:45 PM 45,621 Views 95 Comments

Ben Needham went missing in 1991 on the Greek island of Kos and links were previously made to the Roma community in the area he disappeared from.

# roma - Friday 18 October, 2013

Greek police try to identify mystery girl found in Roma camp
# Greece
# Greece

Greek police try to identify mystery girl found in Roma camp

Oct 18th 2013, 10:58 PM 68,531 Views 148 Comments

The young girl was found in a Roma camp during police searches and is said to be four years old.

# roma - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Euro Vision: 4 continental games not to be missed this weekend
# Previews
From The42
# Previews

Euro Vision: 4 continental games not to be missed this weekend

Oct 5th 2013, 7:30 AM 991 Views 2 Comments

Bayern will be tested by Bayer, Serie A leaders Roma travel to the San Siro and Barca look to maintain their lead at the top.

# roma - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

30 Auschwitz guards to face criminal probes
# World War II
# World War II

30 Auschwitz guards to face criminal probes

Sep 3rd 2013, 11:59 AM 8,046 Views 44 Comments

The guards are aged up to 97 and face possible charges of accessory to murder.

# roma - Saturday 31 August, 2013

David Moyes remains in market for two midfielders plus Ander Herrera
# Centre Of Attention
From The42
# Centre Of Attention

David Moyes remains in market for two midfielders plus Ander Herrera

Aug 31st 2013, 11:18 AM 3,109 Views 4 Comments

Old Trafford chief still intent on signing Marouane Fellaini from Everton.

# roma - Friday 9 August, 2013

Column: Just words? Anti-Roma and Traveller rhetoric has serious consequences
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Just words? Anti-Roma and Traveller rhetoric has serious consequences

Aug 9th 2013, 7:00 AM 152 Views 202 Comments

Following recent comment made about Travellers by a French MP, in which he suggested more should have been murdered during the Holocaust, Martin Collins considers the impact on hateful speech on violence against minorities.

# roma - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Sepp Blatter's outrage at tiny Italian FA fine for racist Roma fans
# Kick It Out
From The42
# Kick It Out

Sepp Blatter's outrage at tiny Italian FA fine for racist Roma fans

May 15th 2013, 8:20 AM 1,217 Views 6 Comments

So the FIFA boss is an anti-racism campaigner now, everyone.

# roma - Monday 13 May, 2013

Milan manager hits out at 'backwards' supporters as Balotelli racially abused
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

Milan manager hits out at 'backwards' supporters as Balotelli racially abused

May 13th 2013, 9:01 AM 1,701 Views 0 Comments

The Serie A match against Roma was halted because of racist chanting inside the San Siro.

# roma - Monday 8 April, 2013

Protest planned to mark International Roma and Traveller Day
# Dublin
# Dublin

Protest planned to mark International Roma and Traveller Day

Apr 8th 2013, 7:05 AM 11,163 Views 83 Comments

The protest aims to highlight the “outspoken and negative” comments that have been made about Travellers in recent months.

# roma - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Rome derby: Zeman eyeing capital gains
# Serie A
From The42
# Serie A

Rome derby: Zeman eyeing capital gains

Nov 11th 2012, 10:12 AM 402 Views 0 Comments

Lazio sit fifth in the Serie A, a spot above Roma, ahead of the crucial Rome derby at Stadio Olimpico today.

# roma - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Setback: Liverpool's Borini out for three months
# Out Of Action
From The42
# Out Of Action

Setback: Liverpool's Borini out for three months

Oct 17th 2012, 6:45 PM 996 Views 4 Comments

The player has to undergo an operation on a fractured bone in his foot.

# roma - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

UN slams France as crackdown on Roma accelerates
# France
# France

UN slams France as crackdown on Roma accelerates

Aug 29th 2012, 5:31 PM 7,880 Views 63 Comments

Forced evictions are placing Roma families in “highly vulnerable” situations, according to UN human rights experts.

# roma - Friday 13 July, 2012

The Departures Lounge: Liverpool and Spurs stock up on strikers
# Tasty
From The42
# Tasty

The Departures Lounge: Liverpool and Spurs stock up on strikers

Jul 13th 2012, 2:32 PM 1,639 Views 0 Comments

Emmanuel Adebayor’s services have been secured by Tottenham while Brendan Rodgers has made his first signing of the year.

# roma - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Channel 4's Big Fat Gypsy Weddings series is 'a work of fiction'
# Channel 4
# Channel 4

Channel 4's Big Fat Gypsy Weddings series is 'a work of fiction'

Feb 21st 2012, 8:30 PM 828 Views 0 Comments

The culture represented in the popular show is “unrecognisable” to most Gypsies and Travellers – which, incidentally, are two separate ethnic groups, writes Pip Mckenzie-Borev.

# roma - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Thousands evacuated amid Queensland flooding
# Australia
# Australia

Thousands evacuated amid Queensland flooding

Feb 5th 2012, 7:50 PM 4,198 Views 4 Comments

The body of a woman missing since she was swept away by the floodwaters on Friday has been recovered.

# roma - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Cassano set for heart surgery following reported stroke
# Recovery Process
From The42
# Recovery Process

Cassano set for heart surgery following reported stroke

Nov 2nd 2011, 3:48 PM 271 Views 0 Comments

The player is likely to be out of action for a couple of months, according to Milan’s official website.

# roma - Friday 20 May, 2011

Paulo di Canio swaps Rome for managerial role at Swindon Town
# Mamma Mia
From The42
# Mamma Mia

Paulo di Canio swaps Rome for managerial role at Swindon Town

May 20th 2011, 2:55 PM 219 Views 0 Comments

The controversial former West Ham United star will bring his unique character to the sidelines of football grounds in English football’s lowest tier next season.

# roma - Thursday 17 February, 2011

The Morning Score: Thursday
# Early Doors
From The42
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Thursday

Feb 17th 2011, 8:36 AM 283 Views 0 Comments

Arsenal take a slender lead to the Nou Camp, the European tour heads to India, and Liverpool have a 16-year-old schoolkid in their side for this evening’s trip to Prague.

# roma - Thursday 4 November, 2010

Romanian woman says 10-year-old daughter giving birth is normal
# Spain
# Spain

Romanian woman says 10-year-old daughter giving birth is normal

Nov 4th 2010, 1:54 PM 758 Views 0 Comments

A woman whose 10-year-old daughter gave birth recently in Spain says she can’t understand what all the fuss is about.

# roma - Friday 17 September, 2010

Germany and French at odds over Roma issue
# Roma
# Roma

Germany and French at odds over Roma issue

Sep 17th 2010, 5:21 PM 271 Views 1 Comment

The German Chancellor strenuously denies Nicolas Sarkozy’s claim that Germany intends to dismantle Roma camps.

# roma - Tuesday 14 September, 2010

EU may take legal action against France over Roma deportations
# France
# France

EU may take legal action against France over Roma deportations

Sep 14th 2010, 3:19 PM 597 Views 0 Comments

France’s mass-deportations of Roma Gypsies could be in breach of EU law.