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# 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’.

# crisis - Thursday 20 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie There was a huge drop in ‘duvet days’ during the economic crisis I'm Not Sick

There was a huge drop in ‘duvet days’ during the economic crisis

Workers across all industry sectors take an average of 5.5 days off per year.

# crisis - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

‘The IMF did not sufficiently tailor its advice to countries during the crisis’

An IMF internal review finds that some European authorities thought it was “inappropriate” for the IMF to be seated at the negotiating table.

# crisis - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Thousands of rentals in Dublin aren’t good enough to pass council inspections INspections

Thousands of rentals in Dublin aren’t good enough to pass council inspections

Out of the 5,984 rentals inspected, 5,228 were served with enforcement notices.

# crisis - Sunday 19 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘On my way home I saw 7 people sleeping rough – I’m lucky’ Focus Ireland Sleep Out

‘On my way home I saw 7 people sleeping rough – I’m lucky’

Business, community and political figures slept rough for one night in aid of Focus Ireland.

# crisis - Friday 17 October, 2014

From The42 Jones insists Munster have proved crisis talk had no legs Crisis

Jones insists Munster have proved crisis talk had no legs

Jumping to hasty conclusions. It’s an Irish thing, you know.

# crisis - Thursday 16 October, 2014

From The42 There is no crisis, Germany are just unlucky – Podolski Be Grand

There is no crisis, Germany are just unlucky – Podolski

The Arsenal forward admits his side have performed well below expectation in their last two matches but feels there is nothing to worry about at the moment.

# crisis - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Inmates in Brazilian prison take guards hostage in latest riot Parana

Inmates in Brazilian prison take guards hostage in latest riot

The riot was the fifth in Parana this month and the 21st this year.

# crisis - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie People are being turned away from emergency beds in the Midlands “every week” Invisible

People are being turned away from emergency beds in the Midlands “every week”

There’s been a surge in demand for the charity’s services.

# crisis - Friday 10 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Worst Ebola epidemic in history’: Medical experts say new treatments need to be fast-tracked Stop The Spread

‘Worst Ebola epidemic in history’: Medical experts say new treatments need to be fast-tracked

Health professionals say randomised controlled trials are unethical and impractical.

# crisis - Thursday 2 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Nicole from Connected having a handbag crisis is all of us before pay day Can't Cope
From TheJournal.ie Five people are infected with Ebola every hour in Sierre Leone Reaching Epidemic

Five people are infected with Ebola every hour in Sierre Leone

New cases being recorded are doubling every few weeks.

# crisis - Sunday 28 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie No Shelter: Our homelessness crisis is at boiling point – we want Ireland to talk about it Homeless Ireland

No Shelter: Our homelessness crisis is at boiling point – we want Ireland to talk about it

TheJournal.ie has travelled the country to speak to people on the frontline of homelessness – and those people and organisations trying to find a solution.

# crisis - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Are we repeating the mistakes of the boom era? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are we repeating the mistakes of the boom era?

President Higgins has issued a warning. Do you agree?

# crisis - Sunday 21 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: ‘More people are facing a brutal winter on our streets or sleeping in their cars.’ Crisis

Column: ‘More people are facing a brutal winter on our streets or sleeping in their cars.’

The Simon Community is hoping to press the government into action before the cold sets in.

# crisis - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie A new plan to deal with the social housing crisis is on its way Housing Stock

A new plan to deal with the social housing crisis is on its way

Alan Kelly wants the plan to be before the government within the next few weeks.

# crisis - Friday 12 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: Syria is the humanitarian tragedy of our generation, yet most people just shrug their shoulders War Crimes

Column: Syria is the humanitarian tragedy of our generation, yet most people just shrug their shoulders

Massacres, hostage-taking, torture and sexual violence. These are the war crimes happening in Syria, yet why don’t we care, asks GOAL CEO Barry Andrews.

# crisis - Monday 8 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Russia is in the driving seat of the Ukrainian crisis and she’s taking the West for a dangerous spin Crisis

Opinion: Russia is in the driving seat of the Ukrainian crisis and she’s taking the West for a dangerous spin

Western powers have been reactive rather than proactive in their approach to the situation all summer, writes Jack Lahart.

# crisis - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Seriously? Back here again?: These house hunters are queuing to buy homes Deja Vu

Seriously? Back here again?: These house hunters are queuing to buy homes

House hunters have been in line for four days ahead of homes at Miller’s Glen going up for sale.

# crisis - Friday 29 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Canada and Russia are throwing shade at each other on Twitter, and it’s bizarre Shade
From TheJournal.ie Number of Syrian refugees passes three million Humanitarian Emergency

Number of Syrian refugees passes three million

The UN has described it as ‘the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era’.

# crisis - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Couple evicted from home before they could get dressed may have to ‘sleep in a van’ Crisis

Couple evicted from home before they could get dressed may have to ‘sleep in a van’

Martin and Violet Coyne are left homeless after being evicted from their residence in Castleknock.

From TheJournal.ie Bailiffs evict Castleknock pensioners ahead of court hearing Crisis

Bailiffs evict Castleknock pensioners ahead of court hearing

The Coynes have never failed to pay rent – but are facing eviction today.

# crisis - Monday 28 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie As death toll rises, UN calls for “immediate and unconditional” ceasefire in Gaza conflict Conflict

As death toll rises, UN calls for “immediate and unconditional” ceasefire in Gaza conflict

The resolution came during a lull in fighting in Gaza early today, as the Mulsim Eid al-Fitr festival begins.

# crisis - Saturday 26 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Case Studies: Facing homelessness in a foreign country Living In Ireland

Case Studies: Facing homelessness in a foreign country

Social support agency Crosscare have provided vital support to immigrants in Ireland.

# crisis - Saturday 19 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Suitcase or coffin? The choice thousands of people faced in CAR Catastrophe This post contains images

Suitcase or coffin? The choice thousands of people faced in CAR

A total of 2,599 people died by gunshot, machete attacks or grenades in a six-month period.

# crisis - Friday 18 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Palestine UN representative holds back tears during Security Council meeting Crisis

Palestine UN representative holds back tears during Security Council meeting

The US reaffirmed its strong support for Israel’s right to defend itself.

From TheJournal.ie Ballymun council building occupied over rent allowance ban Housing Protest

Ballymun council building occupied over rent allowance ban

“It is discrimination against the people of Ballymun,” one of the protesters told TheJournal.ie.

# crisis - Friday 11 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Tensions flare as Kurds claim control of disputed northern oilfields in Iraq Crisis

Tensions flare as Kurds claim control of disputed northern oilfields in Iraq

The move has put strain on the frayed relationship between Iraqi and Kurdish leaders.

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