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# crisis - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie ‘No simple answer’: Denmark has passed its controversial new asylum laws Migrant Crisis

‘No simple answer’: Denmark has passed its controversial new asylum laws

Authorities are now allowed to seize valuables from refugees..

# crisis - Monday 14 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Bertie says crisis caused by ‘Joe Soap and Mary Soap’ getting too many loans The Life Of Bert

Bertie says crisis caused by ‘Joe Soap and Mary Soap’ getting too many loans

The former taoiseach has given the BBC his verdict on the cause of Ireland’s financial meltdown.

# crisis - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ireland’s crisis: I have never seen it so bad. These families are living under terrible stress Opinion

Ireland’s crisis: I have never seen it so bad. These families are living under terrible stress

At least two families lost their home today – and the homeless crisis is deepening, writes Sr Stanislaus Kennedy.

# crisis - Monday 23 November, 2015

From The42 Here’s what Arsenal’s injury list looks like after Coquelin is ruled out for two months Crisis

Here’s what Arsenal’s injury list looks like after Coquelin is ruled out for two months

Mikel Arteta should be back within a few weeks but the Gunners now have 8 players in the treatment room.

From TheJournal.ie The banking inquiry is in a real mess right now No Report At All?

The banking inquiry is in a real mess right now

The committee faces a crucial 24 hours in a bid to salvage its work.

From TheJournal.ie “You wonder – why are you on the street?”: Pat Kenny spent a night examining the homelessness crisis Streets Of Dublin

“You wonder – why are you on the street?”: Pat Kenny spent a night examining the homelessness crisis

“It’s an extraordinary experience seeing the city like this.”

# crisis - Monday 16 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Tom Clonan: ‘Ireland is on the brink of a perfect storm in our health services’ Column

Tom Clonan: ‘Ireland is on the brink of a perfect storm in our health services’

Minister Varadkar needs to do ‘the bleeding obvious’ and demonstrate real leadership, writes Tom Clonan.

# crisis - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Watch: Not one, but two TDs have just been thrown out of the Dáil for getting very angry Walkout This post contains videos

Watch: Not one, but two TDs have just been thrown out of the Dáil for getting very angry

Independent TD Finian McGrath became irate following the Taoiseach’s initial response to questioning regarding overcrowding in emergency departments. Jerry Buttimer soon followed.

# crisis - Thursday 1 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Living on pot noodles and cereal: ‘It’s hard living out of bags in one hotel room with your children’ Opinion

Living on pot noodles and cereal: ‘It’s hard living out of bags in one hotel room with your children’

Families on the streets, living in hotel rooms and living on next to nothing – this is happening every day in this country and it needs to end, writes Rory Hearne.

# crisis - Friday 25 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Imagine living in a 20’ x 10’ room, your belongings are in one cupboard and you don’t know if you’ll be there a year or a decade Opinion

Imagine living in a 20’ x 10’ room, your belongings are in one cupboard and you don’t know if you’ll be there a year or a decade

The sight of little Aylan Kurdi’s lifeless body shamed us all into reluctant action by accepting 4,000 people into Ireland, but now we’re going to put traumatised people into a seriously flawed system, writes Donal O’Keeffe.

# crisis - Thursday 24 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it’ Opinion

‘It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it’

UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s problems this week reminds everyone in business to be prepared for the unexpected, writes Jason O’Sullivan who has tips on what makes a good crisis management plan.

# crisis - Monday 21 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Three 20-something entrepreneurs just launched an Airbnb for refugees Refugees

Three 20-something entrepreneurs just launched an Airbnb for refugees

The website operates pretty much like Airbnb. People, called “heroes”, offer up spare rooms in their homes for refugees to temporarily stay in.

# crisis - Friday 4 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Egyptian billionaire offers to buy island for refugees Crisis

Egyptian billionaire offers to buy island for refugees

Meanwhile, Bob Geldof has described the crisis as “an absolute sickening, f***ing disgrace”.

# crisis - Thursday 3 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘My kids were the most beautiful children in the world’ Crisis

‘My kids were the most beautiful children in the world’

The photo of Aylan’s lifeless body washed ashore in Turkey has made front pages around the world.

# 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.

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