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#Conference

# conference - Thursday 17 February, 2022

Celtic suffer European blow after home defeat to Bodo/Glimt
# Conference
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# Conference

Celtic suffer European blow after home defeat to Bodo/Glimt

Feb 17th 2022, 10:13 PM 7,245 Views 7 Comments

The visitors’ league season does not kick off until April but it was Celtic who looked out of sorts.

# conference - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

PDFORRA: Rule forcing premature retirement of experienced soldiers makes 'no logical sense'
# Irish Defence Forces
# Irish Defence Forces

PDFORRA: Rule forcing premature retirement of experienced soldiers makes 'no logical sense'

Oct 6th 2021, 2:23 PM 14,327 Views 14 Comments

The annual conference of PDFORRA, which represents 6,500 military members, is taking place in Killarney.

# conference - Friday 22 March, 2019

HSE conference to discuss pregnant women's use of epilepsy drug that is being compared to thalidomide
# Epilim
# Epilim

HSE conference to discuss pregnant women's use of epilepsy drug that is being compared to thalidomide

Mar 22nd 2019, 6:05 AM 12,982 Views 4 Comments

Epilim’s use by pregnant women has been restricted in recent years.

# conference - Monday 10 September, 2018

Substitutes for female politicians on maternity leave should be considered, says Taoiseach
# Women In Politics
# Women In Politics

Substitutes for female politicians on maternity leave should be considered, says Taoiseach

Sep 10th 2018, 4:11 PM 13,850 Views 68 Comments

To do so in Ireland would require modification of our electoral system, said Leo Varadkar.

# conference - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Ireland comparing critical incident plans with senior police from 35 European countries
# Moderate Threat
# Moderate Threat

Ireland comparing critical incident plans with senior police from 35 European countries

May 5th 2018, 6:15 AM 7,604 Views 20 Comments

Assistant Commissioner of the Dublin Metropolitan Region Patrick Leahy said, “We have a plan and we think we’re ready.”

# conference - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Poll: Should GPs start charging for some medical card services?

Poll: Should GPs start charging for some medical card services?

Apr 8th 2018, 10:18 AM 32,680 Views 226 Comments

The annual meeting of the Irish Medical Organisation has heard that many general practices are struggling to survive.

# conference - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Self-harm hospital presentations 'just the tip of the iceberg', mental health services warn
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Self-harm hospital presentations 'just the tip of the iceberg', mental health services warn

Feb 25th 2018, 6:00 AM 8,873 Views 7 Comments

Pieta House and St Patrick’s Mental Health Services are calling for more discussion to be had around self-harm.

# conference - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Poll: Would you vote for Irexit?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you vote for Irexit?

Feb 4th 2018, 10:01 AM 96,574 Views 360 Comments

Nigel Farage believes there’s a ‘gap’ in Ireland’s political market which could be filled by an anti-EU political force.

# conference - Sunday 17 December, 2017

'De Bruyne runs like a Conference player' - Guardiola
# Running Man
From The42
# Running Man

'De Bruyne runs like a Conference player' - Guardiola

Dec 17th 2017, 10:45 AM 14,910 Views 11 Comments

The Manchester City boss says his star man isn’t just blessed with exceptional talent, he also works incredibly hard off the ball.

# conference - Saturday 21 October, 2017

'I consider myself a success, to someone else that might mean working four hours a week'
# Autism
# Autism

'I consider myself a success, to someone else that might mean working four hours a week'

Oct 21st 2017, 6:30 AM 21,441 Views 8 Comments

The second annual National Autism Conference is happening in Dublin today.

# conference - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Comedian hands Theresa May a P45 during her Tory conference speech
# You're Fired
# You're Fired

Comedian hands Theresa May a P45 during her Tory conference speech

Oct 4th 2017, 1:17 PM 29,769 Views 29 Comments

The man was named as Simon Brodkin.

# conference - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Huge growth in numbers attending Irish Christian conference for 'anyone who loves Jesus'
# Mass Appeal
# Mass Appeal

Huge growth in numbers attending Irish Christian conference for 'anyone who loves Jesus'

Jun 11th 2017, 10:00 PM 29,548 Views 184 Comments

A ‘miracle night’ was held by Ireland4Jesus as part of events in Dublin last weekend.

# conference - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

'I've been bitten, spat at, assaulted': Noirin O'Sullivan says she can relate to rank-and-file gardai
# Thin Blue Line
# Thin Blue Line

'I've been bitten, spat at, assaulted': Noirin O'Sullivan says she can relate to rank-and-file gardai

Apr 25th 2017, 4:42 PM 28,201 Views 37 Comments

The Commissioner was responding to personal stories of gardai who had been attacked, including one who needed 22 staples in his elbow.

# conference - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Brendan Howlin hits out at 'sham' government and 'racist' Trump
# Trying To Rebuild
# Trying To Rebuild

Brendan Howlin hits out at 'sham' government and 'racist' Trump

Apr 23rd 2017, 9:18 AM 13,292 Views 87 Comments

The Labour leader also accused Shane Ross of “sitting in his office hiding”.

# conference - Friday 21 April, 2017

Teachers' union pass motion asking for review of HPV vaccine scheme
# Vaccinations At School
# Vaccinations At School

Teachers' union pass motion asking for review of HPV vaccine scheme

Apr 21st 2017, 3:06 PM 23,621 Views 93 Comments

The TUI said that the vote did not mean the vaccine or its effectiveness was being questioned.

Poll: Would you like to see Labour back in government?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you like to see Labour back in government?

Apr 21st 2017, 8:46 AM 37,519 Views 159 Comments

Is it time for a comeback?

# conference - Monday 10 April, 2017

Gardaí want people who identify them on social media to be prosecuted
# Agsi17
# Agsi17

Gardaí want people who identify them on social media to be prosecuted

Apr 10th 2017, 6:05 AM 39,039 Views 115 Comments

The annual conference of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors starts later today.

# conference - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Social Democrats hold their first annual conference - and vow to remove 'the baptism barrier'
# SocDems
# SocDems

Social Democrats hold their first annual conference - and vow to remove 'the baptism barrier'

Nov 20th 2016, 8:38 AM 14,624 Views 55 Comments

The party has unveiled its constitution for the first time, and appointed its national executive.

# conference - Friday 21 October, 2016

No refunds "at the moment" after Lance Armstrong pulls out of Irish conference
# One Zero Con
# One Zero Con

No refunds "at the moment" after Lance Armstrong pulls out of Irish conference

Oct 21st 2016, 8:31 AM 29,700 Views 44 Comments

The organisers of the sport and tech conference say that they are looking at “legal things” in relation to refunds.

# conference - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Irish nurses are abused so often that many don't bother reporting it
# Staffing Crisis
# Staffing Crisis

Irish nurses are abused so often that many don't bother reporting it

May 3rd 2016, 7:12 PM 27,062 Views 40 Comments

INMO’s 97th Annual Delegate Conference kicks off tomorrow morning.

# conference - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Intimidation and bullying: How Ireland's gangs affect the country's entire prison population
# Intimidation
# Intimidation

Intimidation and bullying: How Ireland's gangs affect the country's entire prison population

Apr 30th 2016, 7:00 AM 10,018 Views 37 Comments

The country’s prison officers want the factions to be segregated.

# conference - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Officers "on the breadline" because of pay cuts after attacks from prisoners
# No Support
# No Support

Officers "on the breadline" because of pay cuts after attacks from prisoners

Apr 28th 2016, 3:04 PM 14,825 Views 50 Comments

“Not everybody is going to go into work, open up a cell door on a Monday morning and get hit with a knife in the back of the head.”

# conference - Friday 15 April, 2016

"Like being in a train station in downtown Beijing" - what it's like to live life with autism
# As I Am
# As I Am

"Like being in a train station in downtown Beijing" - what it's like to live life with autism

Apr 15th 2016, 6:03 AM 16,651 Views 8 Comments

21-year-old Adam Harris was diagnosed with autism when he was just five. He says it’s time Ireland learned to understand and engage with the condition.

# conference - Monday 11 April, 2016

Commissioner 'more interested in corporate image than welfare of gardaí'
# Morale
# Morale

Commissioner 'more interested in corporate image than welfare of gardaí'

Apr 11th 2016, 6:02 PM 22,695 Views 78 Comments

The association representing middle-ranking gardaí said members want their boss to stand up for them.

# conference - Thursday 31 March, 2016

This browser feature could help Microsoft dispel the bad memories of Internet Explorer
# On The Edge
# On The Edge

This browser feature could help Microsoft dispel the bad memories of Internet Explorer

Mar 31st 2016, 12:17 PM 14,989 Views 15 Comments

Microsoft Edge has been slow to replace Internet Explorer and compete against other browsers, but that could change.

# conference - Thursday 1 October, 2015

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

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

Oct 1st 2015, 4:54 PM 349 Views 84 Comments

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.

# conference - Saturday 27 June, 2015

If we're going to Mars, where are we going to land, live and work on the red planet?
# Go Where No Man Has Gone Before
# Go Where No Man Has Gone Before

If we're going to Mars, where are we going to land, live and work on the red planet?

Jun 27th 2015, 8:45 AM 10,156 Views 45 Comments

NASA said it’s aiming to send people to Mars in 2030.

# conference - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Right2Water wants to scrap water charges and hike spending by €9.4bn. Here's how it will pay for it:
# Sprung A Leak
# Sprung A Leak

Right2Water wants to scrap water charges and hike spending by €9.4bn. Here's how it will pay for it:

Jun 13th 2015, 8:15 AM 22,735 Views 172 Comments

They’ve put together a shopping list of demands for any new government.

# conference - Thursday 7 May, 2015

Prisoner who attacked officers 150 times got a birthday cake while on punishment
# Let Them Eat Cake
# Let Them Eat Cake

Prisoner who attacked officers 150 times got a birthday cake while on punishment

May 7th 2015, 3:41 PM 15,804 Views 50 Comments

There was anger at the Prison Officers Association conference today.

# conference - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Schools will have to cap the number of past pupils' children they admit
# Admissions
# Admissions

Schools will have to cap the number of past pupils' children they admit

Apr 7th 2015, 8:51 AM 7,890 Views 34 Comments

Minister Jan O’Sullivan is due to announce new legislation later today.

# conference - Monday 6 April, 2015

Young teachers are facing an 'increasingly bleak reality'
# School Of Hard Knocks
# School Of Hard Knocks

Young teachers are facing an 'increasingly bleak reality'

Apr 6th 2015, 11:05 AM 33,660 Views 120 Comments

Unions say half of all teachers under 30 are now on part-time work arrangements.

# conference - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Leaflet at UKIP conference claims LGBT education is 'sexual grooming'
# Homophobia
# Homophobia

Leaflet at UKIP conference claims LGBT education is 'sexual grooming'

Feb 28th 2015, 3:37 PM 9,781 Views 71 Comments

The party has previously distanced itself from the Christian group that was handing out the leaflets.

# conference - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Enda: "It’s about your right to say two small words, made up of three simple letters – I DO"
# Same-Sex Marriage
# Same-Sex Marriage

Enda: "It’s about your right to say two small words, made up of three simple letters – I DO"

Feb 22nd 2015, 8:00 AM 22,778 Views 297 Comments

The Taoiseach delivered his keynote address to the Fine Gael faithful in Castlebar tonight, and gave his strongest backing yet for the referendum.

# conference - Friday 20 February, 2015

Tight security as Enda's Fine Gael homecoming opens with a warning
# Let's Get It Started In Here
# Let's Get It Started In Here

Tight security as Enda's Fine Gael homecoming opens with a warning

Feb 20th 2015, 8:08 PM 20,069 Views 202 Comments

The Taoiseach announced that China will take Irish beef again as the Fine Gael national conference got under way in Mayo this evening.

# conference - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Principals "picking up pieces" dealing with troubled students
# Education
# Education

Principals "picking up pieces" dealing with troubled students

Oct 16th 2014, 6:45 AM 8,407 Views 5 Comments

They say they’re under pressure due to cutbacks – and that it’s threatening how schools are run.

# conference - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Dublin youth conference set to hear from the stars of politics, sports and business
# Youngsters
# Youngsters

Dublin youth conference set to hear from the stars of politics, sports and business

Oct 15th 2014, 6:30 AM 2,771 Views 2 Comments

Speakers at the One Young World Dublin 2014 summit will include Kofi Annan, Dame Ellen MacArthur and creator of Wikipedia Jimmy Wales.

# conference - Sunday 12 October, 2014

World leaders are planning the rebuilding of Gaza today
# Conference
# Conference

World leaders are planning the rebuilding of Gaza today

Oct 12th 2014, 10:53 AM 5,630 Views 60 Comments

Egypt’s leader has told Israel “now is the time” to end the conflict.

# conference - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Conor Cusack to talk about sport, suicide, and how 'it's not always about winning'
# Conference
# Conference

Conor Cusack to talk about sport, suicide, and how 'it's not always about winning'

Oct 9th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,391 Views 4 Comments

The conference is to take place this morning in Westport.

# conference - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Would an appearance by Eva Longoria convince you to attend the Dublin Web Summit?
# Conference
# Conference

Would an appearance by Eva Longoria convince you to attend the Dublin Web Summit?

Sep 17th 2014, 12:23 PM 9,296 Views 18 Comments

The actress and angel investor will be speaking at the event, which is taking place in November.

# conference - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

These emigrants explain the barriers that are keeping them from coming home
# Home Is Where The Heart Is
# Home Is Where The Heart Is

These emigrants explain the barriers that are keeping them from coming home

Sep 16th 2014, 4:15 PM 14,715 Views 37 Comments

The conference on return migration was organised by the National Youth Council of Ireland.

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