# water-charges - Yesterday’s News
What did Nelson do to get dragged into all of this?
# water-charges - Wednesday 25 March, 2015
The Labour TD is VERY unimpressed, but the broadcaster has refuted his claims.
Enda Kenny was arriving at Yahoo’s new €11m offices in Dublin.
And the political situation is settling too, apparently.
# water-charges - Tuesday 24 March, 2015
Meanwhile, proposals to deduct unpaid water charges from income are being slammed.
And so it rumbles on…
It could have serious health implications for residents.
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
# water-charges - Monday 23 March, 2015
It’s understood enhanced compliance measures are being considered by the government.
# water-charges - Sunday 22 March, 2015
Ruth Coppinger was speaking after yesterday’s impressive protest turnout.
# water-charges - Saturday 21 March, 2015
Dublin’s O’Connell street was packed.
It’s just over a year since TheJournal.ie was publishing articles with headlines like ‘Why don’t the Irish protest?’.
# water-charges - Wednesday 18 March, 2015
…and people are up in arms.
# water-charges - Tuesday 17 March, 2015
The Anti-Austerity Alliance support the We Won’t Pay group.
# water-charges - Sunday 15 March, 2015
Claims against Sinn Féin, Ireland out of Cricket World Cup and #pcgonemad.
Labour was vehemently opposed to water charges in opposition, but we’ve seen a document which shows how senior party figures considered water charges in 2010.
# water-charges - Tuesday 10 March, 2015
The beleaguered utility is planning a new water source for the Eastern and Midlands Region.
# water-charges - Monday 9 March, 2015
The People’s Convention are in a row with the council over posters. One member of the group wouldn’t leave this evening, and the meeting was cancelled.
Their lawyers appealed on the basis of problems with a ‘committal warrant’. But what was the basis of the argument?
The President of the High Court ordered their release due to problems with the committal warrant ordering their detention.
# water-charges - Sunday 8 March, 2015
Firms contracted to install the meters on behalf of the beleaguered semi-state have submitted a raft of claims seeking extra cash.
# water-charges - Saturday 7 March, 2015
A number of campaigners have accused the national broadcaster of bias against the protest movement in recent months.
# water-charges - Tuesday 3 March, 2015
A motion was passed by 27 votes to 22.
# water-charges - Saturday 28 February, 2015
They were mostly peaceful and good-natured as the conference continued inside. A demonstration is also taking place in Dublin.
# water-charges - Thursday 26 February, 2015
‘People Before Profit condemns the misuse of public monies.’
# water-charges - Wednesday 25 February, 2015
Jan O’Sullivan and Aodhán Ó Ríordáin were delayed for about 40 minutes.
New water legislation is being planned, and landlords are concerned the Government is pressing ahead with plans to take unpaid bills from rental deposits.
# water-charges - Tuesday 24 February, 2015
The Taoiseach also said the protesters jailed last week wanted to be in contempt of court.
Is it time for them to end – or are they absolutely necessary?
# water-charges - Monday 23 February, 2015
The protesters entered the chamber, resulting in tonight’s meeting being suspended.
Two of the men have been on hunger strike since Friday and said they will begin refusing liquids from today.
# water-charges - Saturday 21 February, 2015
Plus: How long were the water charge protesters jailed for?
Around 170 people have turned up outside the Royal Theatre in Castlebar.
A Dáil question on whether workers for the beleaguered semi-state were allowed obscure their faces was disallowed by the Ceann Comhairle earlier this month.
# water-charges - Friday 20 February, 2015
Murphy said that Jobstown was a “messy” protest.
Margaretta D’Arcy says she’ll campaign for the release of the Dublin Says No protesters. She hasn’t been asked for tea in the Áras recently, she added.
TheJournal.ie asked the Sinn Féin president to explain his party’s much-debated policy.
# water-charges - Thursday 19 February, 2015
Five people will serve between 28 and 56 days.
In the main, prices are down by 0.6% compared to last year.
Here’s what the semi-state’s head of communications had to say about possible measures, should bills go unpaid.