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# crisis - Saturday 16 April, 2016

The Pope has taken in three refugee families
# Greek Visit
# Greek Visit

The Pope has taken in three refugee families

Apr 16th 2016, 7:59 PM 39,255 Views 351 Comments

“The pope has desired to make a gesture of welcome regarding refugees,” the Vatican said.

# crisis - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Indigenous community declares state of emergency after 11 members attempt suicide in one month
# Canada
# Canada

Indigenous community declares state of emergency after 11 members attempt suicide in one month

Apr 12th 2016, 7:12 AM 26,465 Views 21 Comments

Canadian government officials said yesterday they were sending an emergency psychiatric team to the isolated aboriginal community.

# crisis - Thursday 31 March, 2016

363 children became homeless in the first two months of this year
# Crisis
# Crisis

363 children became homeless in the first two months of this year

Mar 31st 2016, 10:02 PM 16,316 Views 102 Comments

Minister Alan Kelly convened his third homelessness forum today.

# crisis - Monday 28 March, 2016

Out-half crisis for Connacht as AJ MacGinty ruled out
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

Out-half crisis for Connacht as AJ MacGinty ruled out

Mar 28th 2016, 3:13 PM 13,477 Views 22 Comments

The 26-year old suffered a shoulder injury in the 7-6 win over Leinster.

# crisis - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Plan for Greece to send back illegal migrants under 'one-for-one' deal
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Plan for Greece to send back illegal migrants under 'one-for-one' deal

Mar 8th 2016, 8:08 AM 9,692 Views 76 Comments

The suggestion was made by the Turkish prime minister.

# crisis - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Chaos breaks out as French police try and force refugees out of 'Jungle' camp
# Calais
# Calais

Chaos breaks out as French police try and force refugees out of 'Jungle' camp

Mar 1st 2016, 4:15 PM 15,136 Views 62 Comments

A number of people have been evicted from the southern section of the camp in France over the past two days.

# crisis - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

'No simple answer': Denmark has passed its controversial new asylum laws
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

'No simple answer': Denmark has passed its controversial new asylum laws

Jan 26th 2016, 9:27 PM 22,388 Views 146 Comments

Authorities are now allowed to seize valuables from refugees..

# crisis - Monday 14 December, 2015

Bertie says crisis caused by 'Joe Soap and Mary Soap' getting too many loans
# The Life Of Bert
# The Life Of Bert

Bertie says crisis caused by 'Joe Soap and Mary Soap' getting too many loans

Dec 14th 2015, 7:45 PM 59,387 Views 283 Comments

The former taoiseach has given the BBC his verdict on the cause of Ireland’s financial meltdown.

# crisis - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Ireland's crisis: I have never seen it so bad. These families are living under terrible stress
# Opinion
# Opinion

Ireland's crisis: I have never seen it so bad. These families are living under terrible stress

Dec 1st 2015, 5:15 PM 1,271 Views 56 Comments

At least two families lost their home today – and the homeless crisis is deepening, writes Sr Stanislaus Kennedy.

# crisis - Monday 23 November, 2015

Here's what Arsenal's injury list looks like after Coquelin is ruled out for two months
# Crisis
From The42
# Crisis

Here's what Arsenal's injury list looks like after Coquelin is ruled out for two months

Nov 23rd 2015, 1:16 PM 7,891 Views 13 Comments

Mikel Arteta should be back within a few weeks but the Gunners now have 8 players in the treatment room.

The banking inquiry is in a real mess right now
# No Report At All?
# No Report At All?

The banking inquiry is in a real mess right now

Nov 23rd 2015, 11:56 AM 9,084 Views 54 Comments

The committee faces a crucial 24 hours in a bid to salvage its work.

"You wonder - why are you on the street?": Pat Kenny spent a night examining the homelessness crisis
# Streets Of Dublin
# Streets Of Dublin

"You wonder - why are you on the street?": Pat Kenny spent a night examining the homelessness crisis

Nov 23rd 2015, 7:30 AM 26,065 Views 48 Comments

“It’s an extraordinary experience seeing the city like this.”

# crisis - Monday 16 November, 2015

Tom Clonan: 'Ireland is on the brink of a perfect storm in our health services'
# Column
# Column

Tom Clonan: 'Ireland is on the brink of a perfect storm in our health services'

Nov 16th 2015, 8:45 PM 38 Views 64 Comments

Minister Varadkar needs to do ‘the bleeding obvious’ and demonstrate real leadership, writes Tom Clonan.

# crisis - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Watch: Not one, but two TDs have just been thrown out of the Dáil for getting very angry
# Walkout
# Walkout

Watch: Not one, but two TDs have just been thrown out of the Dáil for getting very angry

Nov 4th 2015, 2:00 PM 33,864 Views 87 Comments

Independent TD Finian McGrath became irate following the Taoiseach’s initial response to questioning regarding overcrowding in emergency departments. Jerry Buttimer soon followed.

# crisis - 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 303 Views 89 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.

# crisis - Friday 25 September, 2015

Imagine living in a 20’ x 10’ room, your belongings are in one cupboard and you don't know if you'll be there a year or a decade
# Opinion
# Opinion

Imagine living in a 20’ x 10’ room, your belongings are in one cupboard and you don't know if you'll be there a year or a decade

Sep 25th 2015, 8:00 AM 249 Views 170 Comments

The sight of little Aylan Kurdi’s lifeless body shamed us all into reluctant action by accepting 4,000 people into Ireland, but now we’re going to put traumatised people into a seriously flawed system, writes Donal O’Keeffe.

# crisis - Thursday 24 September, 2015

'It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it'

Sep 24th 2015, 8:00 AM 2,036 Views 31 Comments

UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s problems this week reminds everyone in business to be prepared for the unexpected, writes Jason O’Sullivan who has tips on what makes a good crisis management plan.

# crisis - Monday 21 September, 2015

Three 20-something entrepreneurs just launched an Airbnb for refugees
# Refugees
# Refugees

Three 20-something entrepreneurs just launched an Airbnb for refugees

Sep 21st 2015, 9:15 PM 16,327 Views 24 Comments

The website operates pretty much like Airbnb. People, called “heroes”, offer up spare rooms in their homes for refugees to temporarily stay in.

# crisis - Friday 4 September, 2015

Egyptian billionaire offers to buy island for refugees
# Crisis
# Crisis

Egyptian billionaire offers to buy island for refugees

Sep 4th 2015, 8:45 PM 65,174 Views 239 Comments

Meanwhile, Bob Geldof has described the crisis as “an absolute sickening, f***ing disgrace”.

# crisis - Thursday 3 September, 2015

'My kids were the most beautiful children in the world'
# Crisis
# Crisis

'My kids were the most beautiful children in the world'

Sep 3rd 2015, 8:45 PM 39,228 Views 210 Comments

The photo of Aylan’s lifeless body washed ashore in Turkey has made front pages around the world.

# crisis - Monday 31 August, 2015

Martin King gives a 'homeless broadcast' for Ireland
# Changes
# Changes

Martin King gives a 'homeless broadcast' for Ireland

Aug 31st 2015, 3:13 PM 24,848 Views 17 Comments

The broadcaster was appearing in a video for the Simon Community to accompany their pre-budget submission.

# crisis - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Keep out! 10 of the world's most significant border 'walls'
# Great Big Walls
# Great Big Walls

Keep out! 10 of the world's most significant border 'walls'

Aug 30th 2015, 6:00 PM 23,651 Views 37 Comments

Imposing structures, soldiers with guns and strict rules.

# crisis - Thursday 27 August, 2015

A warning to Europe: Up to 50 people found suffocated in a truck in Austria
# Crisis
# Crisis

A warning to Europe: Up to 50 people found suffocated in a truck in Austria

Aug 27th 2015, 2:10 PM 19,928 Views 166 Comments

An investigation is underway which includes police from Hungary.

# crisis - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Merkel vows zero tolerance for migrant hate - as 55 bodies found on boats
# Razor-wire Fences
# Razor-wire Fences

Merkel vows zero tolerance for migrant hate - as 55 bodies found on boats

Aug 26th 2015, 11:24 PM 13,672 Views 103 Comments

Meanwhile the Defence Forces have rescued hundreds of people – including 71 children – in an operation tonight.

# crisis - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Unless you can magic up a few houses, welfare recipients will need to move away from Dublin
# Opinion
# Opinion

Unless you can magic up a few houses, welfare recipients will need to move away from Dublin

Aug 22nd 2015, 8:00 AM 118 Views 280 Comments

It’s an unpalatable solution politically, but the truth is workers and students need to be in a place while those in receipt of welfare cannot make the same claim.

# crisis - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Alexis Tsipras has resigned and a snap election has been called in Greece
# Surprise
# Surprise

Alexis Tsipras has resigned and a snap election has been called in Greece

Aug 20th 2015, 11:44 PM 75,641 Views 231 Comments

Alexis Tsipras has announced the vote will take place in September.

# crisis - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Do we need another Jonathan Corrie to die before our government will take the homeless crisis seriously?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Do we need another Jonathan Corrie to die before our government will take the homeless crisis seriously?

Aug 16th 2015, 12:00 PM 90 Views 93 Comments

The homeless crisis in Ireland is crying out for politicians to do the right thing, not the political thing, writes Donal O’Keeffe

# crisis - Friday 14 August, 2015

The Irish economy is meant to be recovering but July saw homeless families reach record levels
# Crisis
# Crisis

The Irish economy is meant to be recovering but July saw homeless families reach record levels

Aug 14th 2015, 10:45 PM 20,280 Views 137 Comments

In 2012, an average of 8 families were becoming homeless in Dublin each month. Now it’s 70 families.

# crisis - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

These two figures show why people are so worried about the Dublin crisis
# Homeless Crisis
# Homeless Crisis

These two figures show why people are so worried about the Dublin crisis

Aug 12th 2015, 3:00 PM 23,467 Views 136 Comments

Homeless outreach groups have been calling on the government to reconvene the Dáil to deal with the crisis.

# crisis - Saturday 1 August, 2015

More than 1,000 migrants have tried to pass through the Channel tunnel in 48 hours
# Crisis
# Crisis

More than 1,000 migrants have tried to pass through the Channel tunnel in 48 hours

Aug 1st 2015, 12:54 PM 13,026 Views 87 Comments

The migrant crisis has seen desperate attempts by individuals trying to reach the UK.

# crisis - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

'We are truly sorry': PTSB says 22 people lost homes because of its mistakes
# In Arrears
# In Arrears

'We are truly sorry': PTSB says 22 people lost homes because of its mistakes

Jul 28th 2015, 10:35 PM 50,370 Views 85 Comments

The admission comes as the company turned its first profit on its core business in eight years.

There's a massive shortage of chefs in Ireland
# Kitchen Crisis
# Kitchen Crisis

There's a massive shortage of chefs in Ireland

Jul 28th 2015, 1:32 PM 16,229 Views 32 Comments

Restaurant owners say 5,000 additional trainee chefs are needed each year.

# crisis - Monday 20 July, 2015

Homeless in Athens: 'Greece never dies. But the Greeks will die.'
# Crisis
# Crisis

Homeless in Athens: 'Greece never dies. But the Greeks will die.'

Jul 20th 2015, 6:10 AM 20,560 Views 33 Comments

“No home, no bathroom, no life.”

# crisis - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Hungary used convicts to build a giant fence to keep people out of the country
# Berlin Wall II
# Berlin Wall II

Hungary used convicts to build a giant fence to keep people out of the country

Jul 19th 2015, 8:45 AM 19,357 Views 51 Comments

Donald Trump would be proud of this plan

# crisis - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Ryanair wanted to offer free flights around Greece, but was turned down
# Keep Greece Flying
# Keep Greece Flying

Ryanair wanted to offer free flights around Greece, but was turned down

Jul 11th 2015, 1:50 PM 26,007 Views 34 Comments

The airline has launched a campaign to encourage tourism and travel in the embattled country.

# crisis - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Greece latest: Prime Minister makes formal request for third bailout
# Late Late Show
# Late Late Show

Greece latest: Prime Minister makes formal request for third bailout

Jul 8th 2015, 8:17 PM 20,758 Views 93 Comments

Alexis Tsipras has vowed to present “credible” reform plans before a deadline of tomorrow night.

China could be slipping into a crisis 'far bigger than anything in Greece'
# Stocks
# Stocks

China could be slipping into a crisis 'far bigger than anything in Greece'

Jul 8th 2015, 8:36 AM 21,034 Views 39 Comments

More than half of companies have suspended trading on the stock market.

# crisis - Friday 3 July, 2015

Building in central Dublin occupied without permission by homeless group
# Crisis Situation
# Crisis Situation

Building in central Dublin occupied without permission by homeless group

Jul 3rd 2015, 8:11 PM 28,077 Views 44 Comments

The Irish Housing Network plans to occupy other State-owned buildings.

# crisis - Friday 26 June, 2015

Homeless couple sleeping at council had an injunction taken out against them
# Housing List
# Housing List

Homeless couple sleeping at council had an injunction taken out against them

Jun 26th 2015, 10:00 PM 45,906 Views 132 Comments

The couple slept in South Dublin County Council last night after being homeless over a week ago.

# crisis - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Watch: 200 migrants rescued by Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne off Libyan coast
# Saved
# Saved

Watch: 200 migrants rescued by Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne off Libyan coast

May 28th 2015, 10:12 PM 23,135 Views 135 Comments

The Defence Forces have released dramatic video of the rescue operation. The migrants were part of a flotilla of five makeshift inflatable vessels attempting to cross to Europe.