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#crisis

# crisis - Thursday 22 September, 2022

English club rugby reeling after Wasps join Worcester in fight for survival
# Crisis
From The42
# Crisis

English club rugby reeling after Wasps join Worcester in fight for survival

Thu 8:24 AM 11,491 Views 10 Comments

Both English clubs are being pursued for unpaid tax and have been served with winding-up orders by Britain’s Revenue authorities.

# crisis - Sunday 28 August, 2022

Death toll from Pakistan flash floods surpasses 1,000
# Flash Flooding
# Flash Flooding

Death toll from Pakistan flash floods surpasses 1,000

Aug 28th 2022, 12:09 PM 8,290 Views 1 Comment

The deadly monsoon season has been called a “serious climate catastrophe”.

# crisis - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Six EU countries send firefighters to help battle French wildfires
# Cooperation
# Cooperation

Six EU countries send firefighters to help battle French wildfires

Aug 11th 2022, 7:33 PM 13,123 Views 12 Comments

361 foreign firefighters were dispatched to assist their 1,100 French colleagues deployed in the worst-hit part of the French southwest.

# crisis - Friday 29 July, 2022

June homelessness report shows all-time highs in several categories
# Crisis
# Crisis

June homelessness report shows all-time highs in several categories

Jul 29th 2022, 4:15 PM 8,638 Views 18 Comments

A total of 10,492 people, including 1,385 families with 3,071 children, are homeless.

# crisis - Thursday 21 July, 2022

New Sri Lanka president sworn in amid ongoing crisis
# New President
# New President

New Sri Lanka president sworn in amid ongoing crisis

Jul 21st 2022, 7:24 AM 4,424 Views 1 Comment

Protesters recently stormed the home of then-president Rajapaksa, forcing him to step down and clearing the way for a new president.

# crisis - Sunday 17 July, 2022

UK's Johnson went on country weekend instead of attending emergency heatwave briefing
# Crisis
# Crisis

UK's Johnson went on country weekend instead of attending emergency heatwave briefing

Jul 17th 2022, 4:39 PM 55,306 Views 29 Comments

The revelation comes as Penny Mordaunt fends off criticism in her bid to replace Johnson.

# crisis - Friday 15 July, 2022

Recent decline in childhood vaccinations reaching crisis point, UN says
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Recent decline in childhood vaccinations reaching crisis point, UN says

Jul 15th 2022, 6:15 AM 9,473 Views 6 Comments

24.7 million children missed their first dose of the measles vaccine, while 3.5 million missed the first vaccine for HPV.

# crisis - Wednesday 13 July, 2022

Sri Lanka declares state of emergency after president flees to Maldives
# Crisis
# Crisis

Sri Lanka declares state of emergency after president flees to Maldives

Updated Jul 13th 2022, 3:01 PM 26,857 Views 13 Comments

A state of emergency has been declared and protesters stormed the prime minister’s office.

# crisis - Tuesday 21 June, 2022

Number of paramedics should 'at least' double to reduce burnout among staff
# Ambulance Service
# Ambulance Service

Number of paramedics should 'at least' double to reduce burnout among staff

Jun 21st 2022, 12:05 AM 10,109 Views 22 Comments
  • Representatives say staff numbers should at least double to tackle the current issues facing ambulance workers.
  • Dozens have left the sector in recent times for a number of reasons, including burnout.

# crisis - Tuesday 8 February, 2022

New citizens' assembly on biodiversity to meet for the first time in April
# Crisis
# Crisis

New citizens' assembly on biodiversity to meet for the first time in April

Feb 8th 2022, 5:46 PM 4,583 Views 5 Comments

Cabinet approved two new citizens’ assemblies on biodiversity and Dublin’s local governance at a meeting this afternoon.

# crisis - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Irish aid worker claims migrants in Poland/Belarus area have been beaten and electrocuted
# Border Crisis
# Border Crisis

Irish aid worker claims migrants in Poland/Belarus area have been beaten and electrocuted

Nov 11th 2021, 6:00 AM 16,028 Views 13 Comments

At least ten people have already died in the region in recent weeks.

# crisis - Monday 20 September, 2021

Dundalk's injury problems compounded by Covid outbreak on eve of FAI Cup replay
# Crisis
From The42
# Crisis

Dundalk's injury problems compounded by Covid outbreak on eve of FAI Cup replay

Sep 20th 2021, 3:25 PM 2,735 Views 1 Comment

A combination of Covid, injury and suspension will leave Vinny Perth without 11 players for tomorrow’s meeting with Finn Harps.

# crisis - Wednesday 15 September, 2021

Internal investigation after motorcycle paramedics told to provide 50km escort for bride-to-be
# Investigation
# Investigation

Internal investigation after motorcycle paramedics told to provide 50km escort for bride-to-be

Sep 15th 2021, 12:05 AM 160,684 Views 0 Comments
  • The two paramedics were told to wait outside the church until the ceremony was finished, writes Garreth MacNamee.
  • They then escorted the couple to their venue.
  • Wedding guests took photos of themselves on the bikes.

# crisis - Sunday 15 August, 2021

Fuel tanker explosion kills 20 people in Lebanon
# Crisis
# Crisis

Fuel tanker explosion kills 20 people in Lebanon

Aug 15th 2021, 8:29 AM 12,186 Views 2 Comments

The blast comes as Lebanon faces a critical fuel shortage.

# crisis - Thursday 3 June, 2021

The government could help solve the housing crisis if it borrowed several billion euro, says ESRI
# Solutions
# Solutions

The government could help solve the housing crisis if it borrowed several billion euro, says ESRI

Jun 3rd 2021, 8:00 AM 14,376 Views 62 Comments

Ireland faces another decade of rising prices and rents unless the government spends money building homes, the ESRI says.

# crisis - Monday 25 January, 2021

A successful vaccine rollout 'should see economy recover in second half of 2021'
# Central Bank
# Central Bank

A successful vaccine rollout 'should see economy recover in second half of 2021'

Jan 25th 2021, 4:19 PM 20,024 Views 48 Comments

The Central Bank governor said today that the positive economist forecast “remains contingent on key assumptions regarding Covid-19 developments.”

# crisis - Friday 18 September, 2020

'If this goes on indefinitely you have to question if pro rugby is sustainable'
# Crisis
From The42
# Crisis

'If this goes on indefinitely you have to question if pro rugby is sustainable'

Updated Sep 18th 2020, 9:31 PM 38,786 Views 23 Comments

IRFU chief warns ‘existence of professional rugby in Ireland’ is under threat in 2021 as sporting bodies seek government help.

# crisis - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

European clubs chief warns that football is in 'crisis-management' mode
# Fallout
From The42
# Fallout

European clubs chief warns that football is in 'crisis-management' mode

Sep 8th 2020, 3:17 PM 5,527 Views 0 Comments

Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli said football will have a revenue drop of four billion euros in two years.

# crisis - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Opinion: 'Lebanon needs help - or the consequences for the Middle East don't bear thinking about'
# Concern
# Concern

Opinion: 'Lebanon needs help - or the consequences for the Middle East don't bear thinking about'

Aug 5th 2020, 8:00 PM 23,303 Views 26 Comments

Yesterday’s explosion made a desperate situation worse, writes Bríd Kennedy of Concern.

# crisis - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Aircraft maker Airbus warns of 'gravest crisis' as it says it will cut 15,000 jobs
# Aviation
# Aviation

Aircraft maker Airbus warns of 'gravest crisis' as it says it will cut 15,000 jobs

Jun 30th 2020, 10:21 PM 17,435 Views 14 Comments

The main cuts are set to come at the company’s French and German sites.

# crisis - Monday 25 May, 2020

'If players refuse to take a pay cut then they will lose credibility'
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

'If players refuse to take a pay cut then they will lose credibility'

Updated May 25th 2020, 8:04 PM 33,048 Views 12 Comments

Eddie O’Sullivan says ‘rugby’s financial model has been a catastrophe’ but he believes the IRFU will survive this crisis.

# crisis - Saturday 25 April, 2020

Who's calling the shots? - The role of Ireland's public health emergency team and its key players
# Transparency
# Transparency

Who's calling the shots? - The role of Ireland's public health emergency team and its key players

Apr 25th 2020, 12:10 AM 33,302 Views 54 Comments

The team was convened at the end of January this year to coordinate the country’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

# crisis - Friday 24 April, 2020

Predictable, not inevitable? How Covid-19 spread through Irish nursing homes
# Crisis
# Crisis

Predictable, not inevitable? How Covid-19 spread through Irish nursing homes

Apr 24th 2020, 12:05 AM 43,291 Views 61 Comments

Questions remain about how the coronavirus spread so easily through nursing homes.

# crisis - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Shamrock Rovers players and staff take 25% pay cut
# Crisis
From The42
# Crisis

Shamrock Rovers players and staff take 25% pay cut

Apr 16th 2020, 1:12 PM 4,012 Views 2 Comments

The club have been forced to curtail wages amid the ongoing League of Ireland shutdown.

# crisis - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

‘This is like a war - Irish sport and the Irish economy will need a Marshall Plan’
# Crisis
From The42
# Crisis

‘This is like a war - Irish sport and the Irish economy will need a Marshall Plan’

Mar 31st 2020, 5:48 PM 3,944 Views 1 Comment

Fianna Fáil sports spokesperson warns that it could be months before we see top-level sport again in Ireland.

# crisis - Thursday 26 March, 2020

'The IRFU have done it in the most equitable way' - Carty on pay deferrals
# Uncertainty
From The42
# Uncertainty

'The IRFU have done it in the most equitable way' - Carty on pay deferrals

Mar 26th 2020, 7:51 AM 24,994 Views 25 Comments

The Connacht out-half says these are uncertain times for many rugby players.

# crisis - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Commissioner Goodell tells NFL teams to close facilities
# Crisis
From The42
# Crisis

Commissioner Goodell tells NFL teams to close facilities

Mar 25th 2020, 8:07 AM 2,379 Views 0 Comments

Roger Goodell said the shutdown of NFL facilities will carry on until April 8 due to the global health crisis.

# crisis - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Jose Mourinho helps deliver food parcels to elderly
# ALTRUISM
From The42
# ALTRUISM

Jose Mourinho helps deliver food parcels to elderly

Mar 24th 2020, 9:06 AM 3,797 Views 3 Comments

The Portuguese manager volunteered for charity Age UK and community group Love Your Doorstep.

# crisis - Friday 20 March, 2020

How are Ireland's Olympic hopefuls dealing with the coronavirus crisis?
# Pandemic
From The42
# Pandemic

How are Ireland's Olympic hopefuls dealing with the coronavirus crisis?

Mar 20th 2020, 8:06 PM 2,867 Views 1 Comment

Ayeisha McFerran and Judy Reynolds tell The42 about how their preparations for the Games have been disrupted.

# crisis - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

The time to halt the League of Ireland is now, but measures must be taken to protect clubs and players
# Crisis
From The42
# Crisis

The time to halt the League of Ireland is now, but measures must be taken to protect clubs and players

Mar 11th 2020, 2:48 PM 4,583 Views 2 Comments

If plan B isn’t already in place, it might already be too late for some clubs, writes John O’Sullivan.

# crisis - Saturday 22 February, 2020

WHO warns Africa is ill-equipped to deal with coronavirus due to 'weaker health systems'
# Africa
# Africa

WHO warns Africa is ill-equipped to deal with coronavirus due to 'weaker health systems'

Feb 22nd 2020, 1:45 PM 14,808 Views 12 Comments

There has been 200 suspected cases on the continent but nearly all have been confirmed negative.

# crisis - Thursday 13 February, 2020

European health ministers convene special meeting over coronavirus outbreak
# Crisis
# Crisis

European health ministers convene special meeting over coronavirus outbreak

Feb 13th 2020, 10:48 AM 9,625 Views 7 Comments

The death toll worldwide has reached more than 1,300 in recent days.

# crisis - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Ross confident change of government will not affect potential FAI rescue package
# Crisis
From The42
# Crisis

Ross confident change of government will not affect potential FAI rescue package

Jan 15th 2020, 6:00 AM 7,913 Views 17 Comments

An intense series of talks between the government, FAI, Uefa and Bank of Ireland will take place over the next few days in a bid to rescue the Irish football body.

# crisis - Friday 10 January, 2020

Waiting list figures on the rise as more than 550,000 patients waiting for an appointment
# Crisis
# Crisis

Waiting list figures on the rise as more than 550,000 patients waiting for an appointment

Jan 10th 2020, 9:20 PM 9,375 Views 30 Comments

The IHCA criticised the latest figures and said the Government had failed to meet its own 2019 targets.

# crisis - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Harris summoned before emergency Health Committee meeting as 621 people wait on trolleys
# Trolley Crisis
# Trolley Crisis

Harris summoned before emergency Health Committee meeting as 621 people wait on trolleys

Updated Jan 8th 2020, 12:21 PM 13,298 Views 44 Comments

The INMO has called on the HSE to implement five new measures.

# crisis - Monday 6 January, 2020

Varadkar: Irish government 'concerned for escalation of tensions in the Middle East'
# Crisis
# Crisis

Varadkar: Irish government 'concerned for escalation of tensions in the Middle East'

Jan 6th 2020, 4:04 PM 8,744 Views 22 Comments

Crowds, estimated to be in the millions, gathered for the funeral of Soleimani today.

# crisis - Saturday 4 January, 2020

Council street crews called out hundreds of times to clean up discarded needles on Dublin streets
# Drugs Crisis
# Drugs Crisis

Council street crews called out hundreds of times to clean up discarded needles on Dublin streets

Jan 4th 2020, 6:00 PM 17,105 Views 33 Comments

The city council recorded over 200 official calls from members of the public in relation to used drug paraphernalia in the last two years.

# crisis - Monday 30 December, 2019

New York mayor slams 'growing anti-Semitism' in the US following Hanukkah killings
# Crisis
# Crisis

New York mayor slams 'growing anti-Semitism' in the US following Hanukkah killings

Dec 30th 2019, 5:53 PM 13,513 Views 53 Comments

De Blasio announced a series of measures to tackle the problem, including an intensified police presence in Jewish communities

# crisis - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Australian PM under pressure over Hawaii holiday while country battled extreme bushfires
# Crisis
# Crisis

Australian PM under pressure over Hawaii holiday while country battled extreme bushfires

Dec 22nd 2019, 7:22 AM 12,101 Views 22 Comments

Scott Morrison visited the New South Wales Rural Fire Service today.

# crisis - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Uefa bailout FAI's only remaining hope, says Chair of Oireachtas Sport Committee
# Crisis
From The42
# Crisis

Uefa bailout FAI's only remaining hope, says Chair of Oireachtas Sport Committee

Dec 18th 2019, 5:05 PM 14,688 Views 28 Comments

The football body are in a mess, and they can’t rely on the State to bail them out.

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