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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 11°C

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# violent attacks
'Things are not getting better': Prison officers say they're attacked a lot more than official stats say
Jim Mitchell, from the Prison Officers’ Association. has said the official figures “don’t reflect” the situation on the ground.
# failing
The UN has been told to end the War on Drugs
Delegates from the European Union, Switzerland, Brazil, Costa Rica, Uruguay among others called for abolishing capital punishment for drug criminals.
# Economy
Substantial decrease in failing businesses during third quarter
Start-ups were also on the increase with an average of 108 new companies registered every day during the quarter.
# Business
40 per cent decrease in number of businesses failing last month
New figures also showed that there was an average of 106 new businesses and companies established per day in August.