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Saturday 25 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# hardship

All time
St Vincent de Paul forecasts record number of calls for support this December
The cost of energy, rent and transport are putting pressure on low-income households, the society said.
# hardship
Taoiseach says nobody should be asked if their child 'still had Down syndrome?'
Medical cards were discussed in the Dáil this afternoon.
# portumna
First national conference on workhouses will take place in a workhouse
The conference in Portumna will also discuss plans for the workhouse buildings that still exist around the country.
# Age Action
Warning that gas price hike could cause hardship for elderly
Age Action said that some people may have to choose between food and fuel if Bord Gáis is allowed to raise domestic gas prices.
# Ah here
CHALLENGE: Can you pronounce these baffling Irish names?
No offence intended, but if your parents gave you one of these names you have every right to hate them.
# Told the Truth
Merkel ally: Taoiseach told Irish people truth about 'hardship' they'd face
German MEP, Elmar Brok, said that Fine Gael’s support for some of the previous government’s policies had made it able to “sell” austerity and financial hardship to the Irish people.
# spirit
Running from war: Somali athletes defeat hardship for shot at glory
From Mogadishu, the road to the London Olympics is fraught with more uncertainty than most.