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Dublin: 13 °C Wednesday 2 September, 2015

#crisis

# crisis - Monday 31 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Martin King gives a ‘homeless broadcast’ for Ireland Changes

Martin King gives a ‘homeless broadcast’ for Ireland

The broadcaster was appearing in a video for the Simon Community to accompany their pre-budget submission.

# crisis - Sunday 30 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Keep out! 10 of the world’s most significant border ‘walls’ Great Big Walls

Keep out! 10 of the world’s most significant border ‘walls’

Imposing structures, soldiers with guns and strict rules.

# crisis - Thursday 27 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A warning to Europe: Up to 50 people found suffocated in a truck in Austria Crisis

A warning to Europe: Up to 50 people found suffocated in a truck in Austria

An investigation is underway which includes police from Hungary.

# crisis - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Merkel vows zero tolerance for migrant hate – as 55 bodies found on boats Razor-wire Fences

Merkel vows zero tolerance for migrant hate – as 55 bodies found on boats

Meanwhile the Defence Forces have rescued hundreds of people – including 71 children – in an operation tonight.

# crisis - Saturday 22 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Unless you can magic up a few houses, welfare recipients will need to move away from Dublin Opinion

Unless you can magic up a few houses, welfare recipients will need to move away from Dublin

It’s an unpalatable solution politically, but the truth is workers and students need to be in a place while those in receipt of welfare cannot make the same claim.

# crisis - Thursday 20 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Alexis Tsipras has resigned and a snap election has been called in Greece Surprise

Alexis Tsipras has resigned and a snap election has been called in Greece

Alexis Tsipras has announced the vote will take place in September.

# crisis - Sunday 16 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Do we need another Jonathan Corrie to die before our government will take the homeless crisis seriously? Opinion

Do we need another Jonathan Corrie to die before our government will take the homeless crisis seriously?

The homeless crisis in Ireland is crying out for politicians to do the right thing, not the political thing, writes Donal O’Keeffe

# crisis - Friday 14 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Irish economy is meant to be recovering but July saw homeless families reach record levels Crisis

The Irish economy is meant to be recovering but July saw homeless families reach record levels

In 2012, an average of 8 families were becoming homeless in Dublin each month. Now it’s 70 families.

# crisis - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These two figures show why people are so worried about the Dublin crisis Homeless Crisis

These two figures show why people are so worried about the Dublin crisis

Homeless outreach groups have been calling on the government to reconvene the Dáil to deal with the crisis.

# crisis - Saturday 1 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie More than 1,000 migrants have tried to pass through the Channel tunnel in 48 hours Crisis

More than 1,000 migrants have tried to pass through the Channel tunnel in 48 hours

The migrant crisis has seen desperate attempts by individuals trying to reach the UK.

# crisis - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

‘We are truly sorry’: PTSB says 22 people lost homes because of its mistakes

The admission comes as the company turned its first profit on its core business in eight years.

From TheJournal.ie There’s a massive shortage of chefs in Ireland Kitchen Crisis

There’s a massive shortage of chefs in Ireland

Restaurant owners say 5,000 additional trainee chefs are needed each year.

# crisis - Monday 20 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Homeless in Athens: ‘Greece never dies. But the Greeks will die.’ Crisis

Homeless in Athens: ‘Greece never dies. But the Greeks will die.’

“No home, no bathroom, no life.”

# crisis - Sunday 19 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Hungary used convicts to build a giant fence to keep people out of the country Berlin Wall II

Hungary used convicts to build a giant fence to keep people out of the country

Donald Trump would be proud of this plan

# crisis - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Ryanair wanted to offer free flights around Greece, but was turned down

The airline has launched a campaign to encourage tourism and travel in the embattled country.

# crisis - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece latest: Prime Minister makes formal request for third bailout Late Late Show

Greece latest: Prime Minister makes formal request for third bailout

Alexis Tsipras has vowed to present “credible” reform plans before a deadline of tomorrow night.

China could be slipping into a crisis ‘far bigger than anything in Greece’

More than half of companies have suspended trading on the stock market.

# crisis - Friday 3 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Building in central Dublin occupied without permission by homeless group Crisis Situation

Building in central Dublin occupied without permission by homeless group

The Irish Housing Network plans to occupy other State-owned buildings.

# crisis - Friday 26 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Homeless couple sleeping at council had an injunction taken out against them Housing List

Homeless couple sleeping at council had an injunction taken out against them

The couple slept in South Dublin County Council last night after being homeless over a week ago.

# crisis - Thursday 28 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Watch: 200 migrants rescued by Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne off Libyan coast Saved

Watch: 200 migrants rescued by Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne off Libyan coast

The Defence Forces have released dramatic video of the rescue operation. The migrants were part of a flotilla of five makeshift inflatable vessels attempting to cross to Europe.

# crisis - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ireland WILL be sending the LÉ Eithne to help with the Mediterranean refugee crisis Mediterranean

Ireland WILL be sending the LÉ Eithne to help with the Mediterranean refugee crisis

Around 1,750 people have died this year trying to cross the sea from North Africa to Europe.

# crisis - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Shocking video of people desperately trying to escape from deflating dinghy Crisis

WATCH: Shocking video of people desperately trying to escape from deflating dinghy

The incident occurred in the Mediterranean.

# crisis - Sunday 22 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie American troops evacuated from Yemen as civil war approaches Crisis

American troops evacuated from Yemen as civil war approaches

The advance of rebel forces has continued.

From TheJournal.ie Syrian refugees were almost denied treatment at Irish children’s hospital Money Talks

# crisis - Friday 20 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 76,666: the exact number of people waiting for hospital treatment right now Tick Tock

76,666: the exact number of people waiting for hospital treatment right now

The Health Minister says he’s working on it but the waiting lists have swelled by almost a third since this time last year.

# crisis - Friday 6 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie House prices have increased sharply, but “are still around fair value” (apparently) Recovery

House prices have increased sharply, but “are still around fair value” (apparently)

That’s according to a new report from Goodbody.

# crisis - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds on trolleys again, as hospitals deal with influx of flu cases Another Crisis?

Hundreds on trolleys again, as hospitals deal with influx of flu cases

INMO figures show there were 518 people waiting on trolleys in emergency departments and on wards yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Bad news if you love mussels: 10,000 tonnes of top quality Irish shellfish is unfit to eat Crisis

Bad news if you love mussels: 10,000 tonnes of top quality Irish shellfish is unfit to eat

Algal blooms which should have disappeared by now have made some shellfish unsafe to consume.

# crisis - Friday 23 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Beaumont to increase emergency staff levels, as deal reached with nurses The Surge

Beaumont to increase emergency staff levels, as deal reached with nurses

INMO members voted unanimously in favour of industrial action at the height of the overcrowding crisis earlier this month.

# crisis - Thursday 8 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar ‘needs to stop being a commentator’ Overcrowding

Leo Varadkar ‘needs to stop being a commentator’

The Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has slammed the Health Minister in the wake of the hospital overcrowding crisis.

# crisis - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Irish hospitals aren’t the only ones dealing with an overcrowding crisis Waiting Times

Irish hospitals aren’t the only ones dealing with an overcrowding crisis

It’s a very similar story in England.

# crisis - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie At Beaumont Hospital there is calm, but only on the surface Beds Crisis

At Beaumont Hospital there is calm, but only on the surface

The hospital had 41 people on trolleys today and has cancelled surgery for the week.

From The42 Zubizarreta was never good enough, but Barcelona’s problems run right to the top Mes Que Un Director

Zubizarreta was never good enough, but Barcelona’s problems run right to the top

The sporting director was ousted from his post on Monday, but there are plenty of other things wrong at Camp Nou.

# crisis - Sunday 4 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ebola-infected UK nurse still in a critical condition Pauline Cafferkey

Ebola-infected UK nurse still in a critical condition

Her condition deteriorated, and the hospital has not said she is getting any better.

From TheJournal.ie Rent supplement payments have fallen by more than €150 million since 2010 Housing

Rent supplement payments have fallen by more than €150 million since 2010

This was distributed among 71,800 recipients.

# crisis - Saturday 3 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ireland to fund ambulances and burials for Sierra Leone’s 7,000+ Ebola victims Not Going Away

Ireland to fund ambulances and burials for Sierra Leone’s 7,000+ Ebola victims

The Government is set to give an additional €778,000 towards combating the Ebola outbreak.

# crisis - Monday 29 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Were there nuclear missiles stored in Northern Ireland? State Papers

Were there nuclear missiles stored in Northern Ireland?

That was a big question back in the early 1980s.

# crisis - Monday 15 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Lord Mayor to shelter objectors: “Is there no room at the inn?” Not In My Back Yard

Lord Mayor to shelter objectors: “Is there no room at the inn?”

Some local businesses have objected to the setting up of a new hostel for the homeless in Dublin’s Georgian Quarter.

# crisis - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Alan Kelly will hold an emergency summit after homeless man found dead near Leinster House Crisis

Alan Kelly will hold an emergency summit after homeless man found dead near Leinster House

The body of a man who had been sleeping rough was discovered in a doorway on Molesworth Street yesterday morning.

# crisis - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie France really isn’t keen on handing over a warship to Russia Not Just Yet

France really isn’t keen on handing over a warship to Russia

It has delayed the delivery until ‘further notice’.

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