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# detention - Today’s News

'Forget the American dream - it's the Dutch dream!': Your housing abroad stories
# My Housing Story
# My Housing Story

'Forget the American dream - it's the Dutch dream!': Your housing abroad stories

43 minutes ago 2,861 Views 5 Comments

In a follow-up to our Irish housing stories, here’s what it’s like living in a variety of countries across Europe and beyond.

# detention - Yesterday’s News

Power firmly in the hunt heading into final round in Texas
# Byron Nelson
From The42
# Byron Nelson

Power firmly in the hunt heading into final round in Texas

1 hour ago 1,313 Views 2 Comments

The Waterford man is four shots off the lead after a third-round 67.

Besiktas win thrilling Turkish title race on goal difference
# Late Drama
From The42
# Late Drama

Besiktas win thrilling Turkish title race on goal difference

2 hours ago 2,726 Views 1 Comment

They edged out rivals Galatasaray by one goal in the narrowest of title triumphs.

Ten-man Juve beat champions Inter to keep top-four hopes alive
# Still Alive
From The42
# Still Alive

Ten-man Juve beat champions Inter to keep top-four hopes alive

2 hours ago 1,916 Views 2 Comments

Juve played most of the second half a man down and scored an own goal with seven minutes remaining but still claimed a crucial win.

West Ham rescue late draw at Brighton but Champions League hopes hang by thread
# Hammer Blow
From The42
# Hammer Blow

West Ham rescue late draw at Brighton but Champions League hopes hang by thread

2 hours ago 1,722 Views 2 Comments

Said Benrahma scored his first West Ham goal with just three minutes to go after Danny Welbeck’s 50th Premier League strike.

Spotify founder Ek says bid to buy Arsenal was rejected by club’s owner
# Clarification
From The42
# Clarification

Spotify founder Ek says bid to buy Arsenal was rejected by club’s owner

2 hours ago 1,874 Views 2 Comments

The Swedish billionaire, a boyhood Arsenal fan, tweeted his interest in purchasing the north London outfit last month.

Quiz: How much do you know about statues?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: How much do you know about statues?

2 hours ago 17,474 Views 12 Comments

Is that you?

Shamrock Rovers make it 33 games unbeaten after battling to Derry draw
# Equaliser
From The42
# Equaliser

Shamrock Rovers make it 33 games unbeaten after battling to Derry draw

3 hours ago 1,552 Views 3 Comments

Rory Gaffney levelled the game his fourth of the season for Rovers.

Harte's first Louth game ends in dramatic defeat, returning Quigley leads Fermanagh past Cavan
# Down The Divisions
From The42
# Down The Divisions

Harte's first Louth game ends in dramatic defeat, returning Quigley leads Fermanagh past Cavan

Updated 3 hours ago 7,165 Views 2 Comments

New Antrim boss Enda McGinley opened his reign with a big win over his former Tyrone manager, while the Ulster champions started their campaign on a losing note.

Long-range Forde free grabs draw for Tipperary against Cork
# All Square
From The42
# All Square

Long-range Forde free grabs draw for Tipperary against Cork

3 hours ago 12,705 Views 25 Comments

Semple Stadium hosted this evening’s game.

# detention - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

'It is what keeps me awake at night': Irish fears rise as migrants are detained in the US
# Detention
# Detention

'It is what keeps me awake at night': Irish fears rise as migrants are detained in the US

Jul 16th 2019, 6:10 AM 35,517 Views 52 Comments

Undocumented Irish woman Ali is living in limbo in the US.

# detention - Thursday 13 December, 2018

China confirms detention of 2 Canadians as tensions rise between countries
# Diplomatic Tensions
# Diplomatic Tensions

China confirms detention of 2 Canadians as tensions rise between countries

Dec 13th 2018, 10:30 AM 16,569 Views 28 Comments

The two cases ratchet up pressure on Canada, which is holding Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies.

# detention - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Mental health patients to be re-examined due to emergency legislation to address 'unconstitutional' law
# Detention
# Detention

Mental health patients to be re-examined due to emergency legislation to address 'unconstitutional' law

Sep 13th 2018, 6:01 AM 10,144 Views 1 Comment

A total of 124 patients who have been involuntarily detained will have to be ex-examined by their consultant psychiatrists.

# detention - Friday 17 August, 2018

US government still holds 565 immigrant children
# CHILD DETAINEES
# CHILD DETAINEES

US government still holds 565 immigrant children

Aug 17th 2018, 10:50 PM 7,739 Views 51 Comments

Rights groups challenged the separations and a federal judge in California ordered the families brought back together by 26 July.

# detention - Saturday 23 June, 2018

French teenager spent two weeks in US detention after she crossed Canada border jogging on beach
# Locked Up
# Locked Up

French teenager spent two weeks in US detention after she crossed Canada border jogging on beach

Jun 23rd 2018, 5:01 PM 52,402 Views 117 Comments

‘We were locked up all the time and in the yard there was barbed wire and dogs.’

# detention - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

'Indefensible, immoral, shocking': Coveney on the separation of children at US borders
# Immigration
# Immigration

'Indefensible, immoral, shocking': Coveney on the separation of children at US borders

Jun 19th 2018, 9:30 AM 12,873 Views 82 Comments

Official data shows more than 2,000 children have been separated from their parents or guardians since early May.

LISTEN: Children at US detention centre cry out for parents, plead with immigration agents
# This Is America
# This Is America

LISTEN: Children at US detention centre cry out for parents, plead with immigration agents

Jun 19th 2018, 8:01 AM 32,414 Views 132 Comments

The audio features the voice of a six-year-old girl who repeatedly asks officials to call her aunt so she can leave.

# detention - Friday 30 June, 2017

Gardaí called to Oberstown over 'disturbance' involving residents
# Detention
# Detention

Gardaí called to Oberstown over 'disturbance' involving residents

Jun 30th 2017, 4:42 PM 10,964 Views 22 Comments

Two incidents were resolved successfully, said the director of Oberstown.

# detention - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

China releases human rights lawyer after 'show trial'
# Xie Yang
# Xie Yang

China releases human rights lawyer after 'show trial'

May 10th 2017, 4:47 PM 5,911 Views 9 Comments

Xie Yang, who was arrested in 2015, pleaded guilty to charges of “inciting subversion of state power”.

# detention - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Turkish police detain 400 suspected members of Islamic State
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Turkish police detain 400 suspected members of Islamic State

Feb 5th 2017, 10:38 AM 9,515 Views 18 Comments

Some of the people detained are suspected of planning attacks.

# detention - Friday 2 September, 2016

Staff at Oberstown postpone industrial action to allow talks on safety
# No Strike
# No Strike

Staff at Oberstown postpone industrial action to allow talks on safety

Sep 2nd 2016, 5:55 PM 7,318 Views 13 Comments

The campus had made headlines this week after a fire and violence that broke out at the facility on Monday.

# detention - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

15-year-old boy facing additional jail time for throwing paint at fellow teenager on Luas
# Courts
# Courts

15-year-old boy facing additional jail time for throwing paint at fellow teenager on Luas

Jul 12th 2016, 3:22 PM 16,710 Views 0 Comments

The boy had viciously assaulted his victim one month prior to the Luas incident the court heard today.

# detention - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Refugee convicted of attempting suicide during attempt to move him
# Australia-Nauru
# Australia-Nauru

Refugee convicted of attempting suicide during attempt to move him

Apr 16th 2016, 4:02 PM 14,281 Views 52 Comments

The man was moved from an Australian-funded detention camp on the Pacific island of Nauru.

# detention - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Three youths start fire while 'trashing' room at Dublin detention centre
# Oberstown
# Oberstown

Three youths start fire while 'trashing' room at Dublin detention centre

Feb 27th 2016, 2:35 PM 15,607 Views 21 Comments

A source within the facility said staff had to assist gardaí in restraining them.

# detention - Thursday 14 May, 2015

A Canadian teenager got detention for wearing this dress and her response was brilliant
# Everyday Sexism
From The Daily Edge
# Everyday Sexism

A Canadian teenager got detention for wearing this dress and her response was brilliant

May 14th 2015, 3:00 PM 22,241 Views 12 Comments

It was an “inappropriate and a sexual distraction to the young men.”

# detention - Monday 23 February, 2015

Child restrained with handcuffs by five staff at Oberstown campus
# Detention
# Detention

Child restrained with handcuffs by five staff at Oberstown campus

Feb 23rd 2015, 12:05 PM 20,655 Views 57 Comments

A HIQA report also found staff excessively used single separation, with one child locked in a room for 83 hours over four days.

# detention - Saturday 25 October, 2014

How many children were sent to detention schools this year?
# Courts
# Courts

How many children were sent to detention schools this year?

Oct 25th 2014, 5:30 PM 13,466 Views 12 Comments

There are three such institutions in Ireland, all based in Dublin.

# detention - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Irish man stopped while boarding ferry to Holyhead, €168,000 seized
# Dublin Port
# Dublin Port

Irish man stopped while boarding ferry to Holyhead, €168,000 seized

Oct 22nd 2014, 6:07 PM 23,383 Views 19 Comments

A detention order for the man was granted today at the Criminal Courts of Justice.

# detention - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Fifth male arrested in UK terrorism investigation
# Metropolitan Police
# Metropolitan Police

Fifth male arrested in UK terrorism investigation

Oct 9th 2014, 7:33 PM 7,193 Views 49 Comments

The arrest took place on Tuesday but was not disclosed at the time for operational reasons.

# detention - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Trial of human rights activist 'based on scant and dubious evidence'
# Egypt
# Egypt

Trial of human rights activist 'based on scant and dubious evidence'

Sep 13th 2014, 7:30 AM 6,134 Views 4 Comments

Another female activist arrested after a protest in June is currently on hunger strike.

# detention - Thursday 26 June, 2014

More than a dozen children admitted as involuntary patients in 2013
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

More than a dozen children admitted as involuntary patients in 2013

Jun 26th 2014, 6:50 AM 7,043 Views 10 Comments

There were 1,591 adult involuntary admissions last year and 541 regrades of patients.

# detention - Friday 23 May, 2014

Californian man charged with decade-long kidnap of ex-girlfriend's daughter
# United States
# United States

Californian man charged with decade-long kidnap of ex-girlfriend's daughter

May 23rd 2014, 7:42 AM 10,121 Views 9 Comments

Garcia allegedly groomed her while still living with her mother, and then kidnapped her after a fight.

# detention - Monday 24 March, 2014

It's 30 years since The Breakfast Club met for detention
# Sincerely Yours
From The Daily Edge
# Sincerely Yours

It's 30 years since The Breakfast Club met for detention

Mar 24th 2014, 7:30 PM 6,015 Views 7 Comments

Don’t you forget about me.

# detention - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Column: The abuse a US President – and the world – chooses to ignore
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The abuse a US President – and the world – chooses to ignore

Jan 22nd 2014, 7:00 AM 37 Views 38 Comments

In January 2009, Barack Obama signed an executive order to close the notorious detention centre at Guantánamo Bay. Five years on, detainees remain uncharged and subjected to waterboarding, prolonged isolation and force feeding.

# detention - Friday 22 November, 2013

One of the largest fishing vessels in the world detained by Irish Naval Service
# Fishing
# Fishing

One of the largest fishing vessels in the world detained by Irish Naval Service

Nov 22nd 2013, 7:13 PM 29,260 Views 79 Comments

It brings to 922 the number of boardings conducted this year by the Naval Service.

# detention - Saturday 12 October, 2013

Construction to begin on new juvenile detention facility in Oberstown
# Detention
# Detention

Construction to begin on new juvenile detention facility in Oberstown

Oct 12th 2013, 7:45 AM 3,693 Views 27 Comments

Minister for Children Frances Fitzgerald will turn sod on Monday at the site to mark the beginning of construction.

# detention - Friday 23 August, 2013

No update on status of Halawa siblings being held in Egypt
# Halawa
# Halawa

No update on status of Halawa siblings being held in Egypt

Aug 23rd 2013, 10:23 AM 6,254 Views 115 Comments

The four Irish citizens have been detained in a Cairo prison for nearly a week.

# detention - Saturday 17 August, 2013

12 incredible reasons for getting a detention
# Troublemaker
From The Daily Edge
# Troublemaker

12 incredible reasons for getting a detention

Aug 17th 2013, 6:00 PM 34,015 Views 68 Comments

If you’re going to get in trouble, it might as well be for a brilliant reason.

# detention - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Enda Kenny: Religious orders should reflect on making a monetary contribution to Magdalenes
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Enda Kenny: Religious orders should reflect on making a monetary contribution to Magdalenes

Jul 17th 2013, 12:19 PM 3,799 Views 43 Comments

The religious orders who were responsible for the Magdalene Laundries should give money towards the compensation scheme, but Enda Kenny says he won’t go down the legal route to ensure they do.

Shatter: Religious orders have a moral and ethical obligation to contribute to Magdalene survivors
# Magdalene Laundries
# Magdalene Laundries

Shatter: Religious orders have a moral and ethical obligation to contribute to Magdalene survivors

Jul 17th 2013, 9:20 AM 4,462 Views 69 Comments

The minister said it would not be lawful to remove the religious orders charitable status and there’s no scope to take legal action against those who refuse to contribute to the compensation scheme.

# detention - Saturday 29 June, 2013

16 things that made you THE coolest kid in school
# Detention
From The Daily Edge
# Detention

16 things that made you THE coolest kid in school

Jun 29th 2013, 6:00 PM 23,165 Views 39 Comments

You owned those corridors.

# detention - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

British fishing vessel detained off Aran Islands
# Fishing
# Fishing

British fishing vessel detained off Aran Islands

Mar 19th 2013, 7:55 PM 18,415 Views 52 Comments

The vessel was detained by the Naval Service in relation to an alleged breach of fishing regulations.

# detention - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

"No evidence of rendition" in garda investigations
# Rendition
# Rendition

"No evidence of rendition" in garda investigations

Feb 5th 2013, 3:09 PM 8,871 Views 40 Comments

The Department of Justice was responding to a report published today claiming Ireland facilitated the CIA’s rendition programme.

Report shows Ireland facilitated CIA rendition programme
# Rendition
# Rendition

Report shows Ireland facilitated CIA rendition programme

Feb 5th 2013, 9:55 AM 9,951 Views 87 Comments

The report indicates that flights involved in the transportation of some high profile detainees are suspected of having refueled at Shannon.

# detention - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Plane used to transfer unlawfully detained man landed at Shannon
# Amnesty International
# Amnesty International

Plane used to transfer unlawfully detained man landed at Shannon

Dec 13th 2012, 3:22 PM 12,680 Views 60 Comments

The plane used by the CIA landed in Shannon Airport on its way to Macadonia to pick the man up.

# detention - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Naval Service detain Spanish fishing vessel off Cork coast
# Naval Service
# Naval Service

Naval Service detain Spanish fishing vessel off Cork coast

Dec 5th 2012, 8:15 PM 2,878 Views 8 Comments

The detention of the vessel was in relation go alleged breaches of fishing regulations.

# detention - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Naval Service detain fishing vessel off Cork coast
# Naval Service
# Naval Service

Naval Service detain fishing vessel off Cork coast

Dec 2nd 2012, 6:28 PM 9,216 Views 17 Comments

The detention was in relation to alleged breaches of fishing regulations.

# detention - Sunday 19 August, 2012

Law reform could expedite appeals over mental health detention
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Law reform could expedite appeals over mental health detention

Aug 19th 2012, 8:45 AM 5,162 Views 41 Comments

The length of time to appeal being institutionalised may be shortened if changes to the Mental Health Act are introduced. Campaigners say it is not enough to address the issue of “involuntary detention”.

# detention - Thursday 3 May, 2012

UN concerned about possible death by torture in Libya
# Libya
# Libya

UN concerned about possible death by torture in Libya

May 3rd 2012, 5:43 PM 1,796 Views 3 Comments

The UN mission to Libya has expressed concerns about the recent deaths of three people being held in detention in the country, saying they may be a result of torture.

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