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#Demonstration

# demonstration - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Thousands take part in anti-water charge protests across Ireland
# Demonstration
# Demonstration

Thousands take part in anti-water charge protests across Ireland

Jan 31st 2015, 7:59 PM 63,837 Views 455 Comments

Two people were arrested by gardaí today for minor public order offences.

# demonstration - Friday 16 January, 2015

Four killed, 45 injured in violent protests against Charlie Hebdo cover
# Niger
# Niger

Four killed, 45 injured in violent protests against Charlie Hebdo cover

Jan 16th 2015, 10:00 PM 34,054 Views 185 Comments

A doctor in the Zinder’s hospital said that all of the dead and three of the injured had gunshot wounds.

# demonstration - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

'Elderly patients are being kept on trolleys for days'
# HOSPITAL CRISIS
# HOSPITAL CRISIS

'Elderly patients are being kept on trolleys for days'

Jan 14th 2015, 6:23 PM 13,617 Views 38 Comments

Nurses brought their anger at overcrowding to the gates of the Dáil today.

# demonstration - Monday 15 December, 2014

Irish adults are willing to pay €83 for water services
# What Do Ya' Reckon?
# What Do Ya' Reckon?

Irish adults are willing to pay €83 for water services

Dec 15th 2014, 11:52 AM 10,191 Views 98 Comments

A new survey also shows that almost a quarter have attended a water protest in the past year.

# demonstration - Sunday 16 November, 2014

Poll: Do you agree with the actions of yesterday's water charge protesters?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you agree with the actions of yesterday's water charge protesters?

Nov 16th 2014, 10:27 AM 47,873 Views 342 Comments

Some have said trapping the Tánaiste in her car for hours was “anti-democratic”. Protesters say it was peaceful. What do you think?

# demonstration - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Anger outside Coolock Garda Station after water charge protesters are arrested
# Arrests
# Arrests

Anger outside Coolock Garda Station after water charge protesters are arrested

Nov 6th 2014, 7:00 AM 57,372 Views 398 Comments

Protesters claim pepper spray was used, however, the gardaí would give no confirmation.

# demonstration - Saturday 1 November, 2014

As it happened: Tens of thousands protest against water charges
Live Nov 1st 2014, 7:05 PM

As it happened: Tens of thousands protest against water charges

# demonstration - Friday 31 October, 2014

SIPTU won't be protesting against water charges, but they want them deferred
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

SIPTU won't be protesting against water charges, but they want them deferred

Oct 31st 2014, 3:47 PM 10,098 Views 128 Comments

The Right2Water campaign is backed Mandate and UNITE unions.

# demonstration - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Anti-racism protest takes place in Waterford
# Rally
# Rally

Anti-racism protest takes place in Waterford

Oct 29th 2014, 10:00 PM 14,792 Views 116 Comments

Three Roma families were forced to leave a house in Waterford over the weekend.

# demonstration - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Anti-water charge protests take place around the country
# Demonstration
# Demonstration

Anti-water charge protests take place around the country

Oct 18th 2014, 7:20 PM 26,827 Views 216 Comments

Large crowds were reported at some of the demonstrations.

# demonstration - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Hong Kong protesters told to leave within hours, or face 'serious consequences'
# Stay Or Go?
# Stay Or Go?

Hong Kong protesters told to leave within hours, or face 'serious consequences'

Oct 5th 2014, 6:04 PM 12,569 Views 20 Comments

Some groups have withdrawn, but only to reinforce other areas.

# demonstration - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Opinion: The peaceful anarchy of Hong Kong's student protesters is infectious
# Democracy
# Democracy

Opinion: The peaceful anarchy of Hong Kong's student protesters is infectious

Oct 1st 2014, 8:00 PM 45 Views 31 Comments

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests gained a momentum of their own after the catastrophic miscalculation to fire tear gas at peaceful demonstrators.

# demonstration - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

"Overcrowded and understaffed": Nurses hold protest at Galway hospital
# Nurses
# Nurses

"Overcrowded and understaffed": Nurses hold protest at Galway hospital

Sep 17th 2014, 9:41 AM 5,983 Views 11 Comments

There were 13 patients on trolleys at University Hospital Galway yesterday.

# demonstration - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Survivor of Symphysiotomy: 'It was 12 months before I could walk, people have no idea'
# Demonstration
# Demonstration

Survivor of Symphysiotomy: 'It was 12 months before I could walk, people have no idea'

Sep 11th 2014, 1:29 PM 8,577 Views 25 Comments

The group handed in a letter to the Taoiseach’s office today.

# demonstration - Friday 22 August, 2014

Demonstration to close 'inhumane' direct provision centre in Limerick taking place today
# Mount Trenchard
# Mount Trenchard

Demonstration to close 'inhumane' direct provision centre in Limerick taking place today

Aug 22nd 2014, 11:38 AM 6,711 Views 80 Comments

Four men went on hunger strike this week due to the conditions.

# demonstration - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Irish teen due to stand trial in Egypt 'losing hope'
# Justice
# Justice

Irish teen due to stand trial in Egypt 'losing hope'

Aug 12th 2014, 10:30 AM 9,549 Views 0 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa was detained last year after attending a protest against the ousting of Mohamed Morsi.

# demonstration - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Medical workers in scrubs to protest at ‘die-in’ Gaza protest in Dublin
# Demonstration
# Demonstration

Medical workers in scrubs to protest at ‘die-in’ Gaza protest in Dublin

Jul 31st 2014, 7:00 AM 8,344 Views 19 Comments

The medical workers want the Irish Government to condemn attacks on medical workers, hospitals and ambulances in Gaza.

# demonstration - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Thousands turn up at demonstrations around Ireland for Gaza
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Thousands turn up at demonstrations around Ireland for Gaza

Jul 26th 2014, 6:35 PM 13,722 Views 251 Comments

Some protesters held signs critical of Charlie Flanagan’s actions.

Irish protests to be stepped up today as Gaza conflict escalates
# Marches
# Marches

Irish protests to be stepped up today as Gaza conflict escalates

Jul 26th 2014, 7:15 AM 7,524 Views 96 Comments

More than 800 Palestinians and 36 Israelis have died since the start of the conflict, over two weeks ago.

# demonstration - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Hundreds attend 'die-in' Gaza protest in Dublin
# Conflict
# Conflict

Hundreds attend 'die-in' Gaza protest in Dublin

Jul 23rd 2014, 10:59 PM 25,501 Views 166 Comments

Gardaí said that there were no incidents or arrests at the demonstration this evening.

Ex-rugby player Trevor Hogan to speak at 'die-in' Gaza protest in Dublin
# Conflict
# Conflict

Ex-rugby player Trevor Hogan to speak at 'die-in' Gaza protest in Dublin

Jul 23rd 2014, 7:15 AM 14,062 Views 44 Comments

The demonstrations will take place outside the Department of Foreign Affairs and Grafton Street this evening.

# demonstration - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Pics: Gardaí injured in clashes with protesters at European People’s Party congress
# Austerity
# Austerity

Pics: Gardaí injured in clashes with protesters at European People’s Party congress

Mar 6th 2014, 9:47 PM 36,395 Views 284 Comments

Three men were arrested as groups of anti-austerity protesters demonstrated outside the Convention Centre in Dublin today.

# demonstration - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

1,000+ for demo over Government 'lack of support' for Irish language
# Conradh Na Gaeilge
# Conradh Na Gaeilge

1,000+ for demo over Government 'lack of support' for Irish language

Feb 11th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,603 Views 188 Comments

The event is part of a “strong campaign” for the Irish language taking place this year.

# demonstration - Monday 13 January, 2014

PHOTOS: Tens of thousands of protesters attempt to 'shut down' Bangkok
# Thailand
# Thailand

PHOTOS: Tens of thousands of protesters attempt to 'shut down' Bangkok

Jan 13th 2014, 11:41 AM 5,813 Views 19 Comments

The demonstrators want Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to resign to make way for an unelected “people’s council” that would oversee reforms.

# demonstration - Friday 27 December, 2013

Hunger strikes and pepper spray - 2013 in protests
# Review 2013
# Review 2013

Hunger strikes and pepper spray - 2013 in protests

Dec 27th 2013, 7:00 PM 7,215 Views 13 Comments

Abortion, flags and cuts cuts cuts – here’s a round-up of what people stood against this past year.

# demonstration - Sunday 20 October, 2013

Hundreds camped out in Rome to protest against austerity
# Italy
# Italy

Hundreds camped out in Rome to protest against austerity

Oct 20th 2013, 2:48 PM 7,443 Views 57 Comments

Tens of thousands had marched through Rome in a mostly peaceful demonstration yesterday.

# demonstration - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

There may be trouble ahead with extra garda units on duty for Budget 2014
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

There may be trouble ahead with extra garda units on duty for Budget 2014

Oct 15th 2013, 6:30 AM 7,099 Views 58 Comments

Sources said there are concerns about public disorder after a protest last month which resulted in violent scuffles between demonstrators and gardaí.

# demonstration - Saturday 12 October, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Oct 12th 2013, 7:55 PM 10,750 Views 0 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Dr Taufiq Al Sattar’s family, our optimistic leaders and Irish people spreading sexual diseases abroad.

# demonstration - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Poll: Is the extension of the JobBridge scheme a good idea?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is the extension of the JobBridge scheme a good idea?

Oct 5th 2013, 9:25 AM 10,634 Views 120 Comments

A demonstration opposing the move is planned for today.

# demonstration - Thursday 11 July, 2013

The naked truth? Anti-fluoride protesters strip off to demand 'safe' water
# Naked Protest
# Naked Protest

The naked truth? Anti-fluoride protesters strip off to demand 'safe' water

Jul 11th 2013, 7:45 AM 17,014 Views 140 Comments

The naked demonstration will “symbolise how we in Ireland have been stripped of our rights to clean safe water”, according to organisers.

# demonstration - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Special needs association hopes FF protest heckles don't 'distract from issues'
# Education
# Education

Special needs association hopes FF protest heckles don't 'distract from issues'

Jun 27th 2013, 6:45 PM 5,270 Views 52 Comments

The heckles aimed at Fianna Fáil’s Micheál Martin yesterday were also condemned by the party’s education spokesperson, Charlie McConalogue.

# demonstration - Friday 21 June, 2013

Brazil protests to reach Patrick Street in Cork
# Cork
# Cork

Brazil protests to reach Patrick Street in Cork

Jun 21st 2013, 9:30 PM 6,135 Views 19 Comments

The Brazilian community have organised a friendly demonstration for Sunday, 23 June at 3pm on Patrick Street.

# demonstration - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

57 people arrested in London as police clash with G8 protesters
# G8
# G8

57 people arrested in London as police clash with G8 protesters

Jun 12th 2013, 7:46 AM 3,680 Views 23 Comments

A large group of protesters occupied a former police station in Soho and had to be removed by police.

# demonstration - Friday 7 June, 2013

Turkey: Supporters of PM threaten to 'crush' protesters
# Turkey
# Turkey

Turkey: Supporters of PM threaten to 'crush' protesters

Jun 7th 2013, 7:41 AM 3,582 Views 10 Comments

Erdogan has just returned from an official trip and called for an immediate end to mass protests against his rule.

# demonstration - Monday 3 June, 2013

Turkish PM maintains hard stance as protests enter fourth day
# Turkey
# Turkey

Turkish PM maintains hard stance as protests enter fourth day

Jun 3rd 2013, 1:14 PM 8,572 Views 39 Comments

The hackivist group Anonymous took down several Turkish government websites last night, condemning the “censorship of social media and other communication” methods.

# demonstration - Monday 27 May, 2013

Photos: More than 150,000 protest against same-sex marriage in Paris
# Demonstration
# Demonstration

Photos: More than 150,000 protest against same-sex marriage in Paris

May 27th 2013, 8:32 AM 11,507 Views 164 Comments

293 people were arrested and six people were injured after the major demonstration on the streets of Paris.

# demonstration - Monday 18 February, 2013

Strikes shut down Egyptian port city for second day
# Egypt
# Egypt

Strikes shut down Egyptian port city for second day

Feb 18th 2013, 1:16 PM 4,827 Views 3 Comments

The protesters are angry over the killing of some 50 people during demonstrations last month.

# demonstration - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Three people charged following loyalist flag protest
# Flag Protest
# Flag Protest

Three people charged following loyalist flag protest

Feb 17th 2013, 2:38 PM 17,041 Views 59 Comments

All three are accused of disorderly behaviour and assault on police, with one also charged with ‘doing a provocative act’.

# demonstration - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Nine police officers injured and 18 arrests in Belfast protests
# Belfast
# Belfast

Nine police officers injured and 18 arrests in Belfast protests

Jan 5th 2013, 10:47 AM 5,841 Views 86 Comments

Officers dealing with the disorder were pelted with petrol bombs, fireworks, bricks and ball bearings.

# demonstration - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Spain passes massive austerity cutbacks
# Spain
# Spain

Spain passes massive austerity cutbacks

Dec 20th 2012, 6:43 PM 6,312 Views 30 Comments

Crowds gathered today to protest against job and benefit cuts as well as the tax increases passed today.