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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

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

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

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

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

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

# breaking-point - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

From The42 'Overkill, ridiculous and unacceptable' - Commercials angered in fresh fixtures furore Breaking Point

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

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