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#Campaign

# campaign - Monday 2 December, 2013

Small glasses of cordial have up to five cubes of sugar

Safefood has launched a campaign to encourage parents to give their children water instead of juices and cordials.

# campaign - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Charity warns public about ‘illicit puppy traders’ selling online

The charity estimates there are more than 10,000 dogs and puppies for sale online on any given day.

# campaign - Sunday 3 November, 2013

HSA warn against workplace accidents due to 48 people dying last year

The Health and Safety Authority said so far this year 38 people have lost their lives in accidents at work.

# campaign - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Public information campaign launched to address 'confusion' over medical cards

The HSE has launched a public information campaign following recent controversies over medical card eligibility.

# campaign - Monday 28 October, 2013

Extract: Remember the Lisbon Treaty referenda poster campaigns?

Sometimes what happens in Irish politics is so odd, you have to ask yourself… did that really happen? Paddy Duffy remembers the Lisbon referenda debacles.

# campaign - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Shatter confirms date for Missing Persons Day, following campaign by Mallow students

Kate McCann was one of the high-profile supporters of the Cork students’ inititiative, which included an intensive lobbying campaign and a petition signed by 12,000 people.

# campaign - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Merkel strong favorite to win a third term

The German election will take place tomorrow.

# campaign - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Hundreds protest against Ballinasloe psychiatric unit closure

The HSE West is to close the 22 acute psychiatric admission beds from St Bridget’s Hospital in Ballinasloe.

# campaign - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Complaint over 'Limerick crime scene' Irish Examiner ad not upheld

The ASAI found that the ad did not cause grave or widespread offence.

# campaign - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

New campaign aims to curb suicides amongst farmers

The campaign is being launched by Pieta House as part of its Mind Our Men initiative.

# campaign - Friday 6 September, 2013

Who wants to be Lucinda Creighton’s parliamentary assistant?

Lucinda Creighton is on the look out for a new assistant. Do you have what it takes? Step on down.

# campaign - Friday 30 August, 2013

From The42 Surfing GAA fan backs the Mayo4Sam campaign Tribute

Surfing GAA fan backs the Mayo4Sam campaign

Can this musical tribute inspire James Horan’s men to victory this year?

# campaign - Monday 19 August, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

# campaign - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Website that helps people leave the Catholic Church to cease operations

Over 12,000 people downloaded a Declaration of Defection from CountMeOut.ie, but changes to canon law have made it difficult for the site to operate, a founder says.

# campaign - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Australian political hopeful stumped during disastrous interview Foot In Mouth This post contains videos

Australian political hopeful stumped during disastrous interview

Jaymes Diaz of the Liberal Party did not have a good time on the first day of the campaign trail.

# campaign - Friday 2 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Chris O'Dowd wants to build the world's largest flying scrotum Skyballs This post contains videos

# campaign - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Doherty: Norris comments gave Seanad abolition campaign a boost

The Fine Gael TD was referring to Norris saying she was “talking through her fanny” while in the Seanad yesterday.

# campaign - Monday 15 July, 2013

Doctors to be balloted on industrial action over "dangerous" working hours

The Irish Medical Organisation says that non-consultant hospital doctors are “routinely forced” to work “dangerously long” hours in Ireland.

# campaign - Sunday 14 July, 2013

Campaign to repeal the Eighth Amendment planned for the autumn

The constitutional ban on abortion will come under scrutiny in the new Dáil term.

# campaign - Monday 1 July, 2013

50 racist incidents reported in 10 weeks to Immigrant Council

The Immigrant Council of Ireland said that the incidents have all been reported to it since the launch of a major awareness campaign.

# campaign - Monday 24 June, 2013

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality

It took a 16-year legal battle to remove the Victorian laws from Ireland’s statutebook which criminalised sexual acts between men.

# campaign - Thursday 6 June, 2013

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# campaign - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Concern over backlog for cochlear implants

Parents campaigning on the issue still hope to meet the Health Minister over the issue of bilateral cochlear implants for children.

# campaign - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Is thorium the answer to the world’s energy woes?

An Irish duo have set up an ambitious kickstarter campaign for a documentary on the issue, they told TheJournal.ie.

# campaign - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Reilly knew about Taoiseach's tobacco meeting, but "would not" go

The Health Minister said that he has “declared war” on the tobacco industry, and pointed out that the meeting at government buildings focused on smuggling.

# campaign - Friday 17 May, 2013

Justice for Magdalenes group ends its campaign

The group said that it has ended its political campaign now that the objectives of an apology and a redress scheme for Magdalene survivors have been achieved.

# campaign - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

From The42 Your Desperate Plea For Ronaldo To Come Back To Manchester United Video Of The Day You What? This post contains videos

Your Desperate Plea For Ronaldo To Come Back To Manchester United Video Of The Day

If the club won’t bring him back, supporters are going to take matters into their own hands.

# campaign - Monday 13 May, 2013

Just one in ten parents seek GP help about child's bedwetting

New research has also shown that children are missing out on summer activities because they wet the bed.

Pics: Filipino voters hit the polls in vital elections of over 18,000 politicians

The country’s president is hoping to secure a majority in both houses of parliament so he can push through reforms in the country’s corruption-ridden system.

# campaign - Monday 29 April, 2013

5 'serious incidents' of racism a week in Ireland

On public transport, in offices, on the street and in neighbourhoods: The Immigrant Council of Ireland says the reported incidents of racism has grown significantly.

# campaign - Monday 8 April, 2013

Campaign launched after four deaths and 96 'near misses' at level crossings

The campaign aims to make road users aware of the correct behaviour at railway crossings and the dangers posed by their misuse.

# campaign - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Campaign to reduce male suicides to be launched

Pieta House is to launch the Mind Our Men campaign next week, which will “equip the public with the skills needed to reach out to the men in their lives during times of crisis”.

# campaign - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Unions to address "major public meeting" against Croke Park 2 proposals

A nationwide campaign against the proposals will include a major public meeting in Cork City Hall.

# campaign - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Secondary teachers' union to recommend No vote on pay proposals

The ASTI says public sector workers have already contributed enough, and savings should be made through the tax system.

# campaign - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Croke Park 2: Four unions to launch joint No campaign

The INMO, IMO, CPSU and Unite are to launch their joint campaign against the Croke Park proposals tomorrow.

# campaign - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Fix Crumlin hospital campaign 'gives sick children dignity'

The campaign has led to opening of 12 beds for children at a new ward constructed with funds donated to the hospital.

# campaign - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Frontline Alliance announces nationwide campaign against Croke Park II proposals

Its campaign is in opposition to the Croke Park Agreement extension proposals.

# campaign - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Parties set to choose Meath East by-election candidates

The position became vacant following the death of Fine Gael TD Shane McEntee in December.

# campaign - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Clare Daly: Property tax is going to be a 'game changer'

The Dublin North TD said the property tax will put increasing pressure on the Government. “Labour, they’re nearly dropping like flies,” she said.

# campaign - Monday 11 February, 2013

Murdoch "considering" getting rid of "so last century" Page 3

The newspaper king made the comment following an online campaign by the No More Page 3 activist group.