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# breaking-point - Thursday 4 January, 2018

'This isn't a trolley crisis - It's a system in meltdown': Minister's commitments 'worthless' say doctors
# Trolley Crisis
# Trolley Crisis

'This isn't a trolley crisis - It's a system in meltdown': Minister's commitments 'worthless' say doctors

Jan 4th 2018, 8:45 PM 15,142 Views 77 Comments

The Taoiseach apologised for the current crisis today, while Minister Simon Harris called it “unacceptable”.

# breaking-point - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Dublin Fire Brigade is operating at reduced capacity due to unofficial overtime strikes over pay
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# Breaking Point

Dublin Fire Brigade is operating at reduced capacity due to unofficial overtime strikes over pay

Jul 26th 2017, 3:16 PM 10,974 Views 25 Comments

Firefighters and paramedics in Dublin want their overtime rate raised to 1.5 times regular pay, in line with the rest of the country and the Dublin City Council standard.

# breaking-point - Sunday 12 March, 2017

"She prays her son dies before her" - elderly Kerry residents at wits' end over care for adult children
# Breaking Point
# Breaking Point

"She prays her son dies before her" - elderly Kerry residents at wits' end over care for adult children

Mar 12th 2017, 10:00 PM 47,039 Views 43 Comments

Following a recent HSE move there is now no full-time respite centre in the Munster county.

# breaking-point - Friday 30 December, 2016

More than 2,500 children were homeless in the last week of November
# Crisis
# Crisis

More than 2,500 children were homeless in the last week of November

Dec 30th 2016, 4:55 PM 6,028 Views 98 Comments

From 21-27 November, a total of 1,023 families were homeless in Dublin alone.

# breaking-point - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Halligan threatening to leave government over Waterford hospital resources
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# Breaking Point

Halligan threatening to leave government over Waterford hospital resources

Sep 7th 2016, 2:19 PM 15,508 Views 80 Comments

“Obviously he’s not happy,” a Fine Gael source said today.

# breaking-point - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

'Overkill, ridiculous and unacceptable' - Commercials angered in fresh fixtures furore
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# Breaking Point

'Overkill, ridiculous and unacceptable' - Commercials angered in fresh fixtures furore

Nov 11th 2015, 10:44 AM 7,653 Views 6 Comments

Two Commercials players scheduled to play a Munster club football semi-final on Sunday are hurling a day earlier.