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# intervention - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Former England rugby player Mike Tindall reveals he broke up fight at Euro 2020 final
# Intervention
From The42
# Intervention

Former England rugby player Mike Tindall reveals he broke up fight at Euro 2020 final

Updated Jul 15th 2021, 8:01 PM 62,414 Views 35 Comments

‘The guy on the floor had blood all over him.’

# intervention - Monday 8 February, 2021

Man arrested over ‘racist and hateful’ tweets relating to Chelsea
# Intervention
From The42
# Intervention

Man arrested over ‘racist and hateful’ tweets relating to Chelsea

Feb 8th 2021, 9:35 PM 4,661 Views 0 Comments

The Football Association has called for immediate Government intervention in the fight against racism.

# intervention - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Nun who broke planning laws to set up west Cork hermitage given until next summer to vacate premises
# Intervention
# Intervention

Nun who broke planning laws to set up west Cork hermitage given until next summer to vacate premises

Sep 22nd 2020, 6:45 PM 27,890 Views 0 Comments

Two runs continue to live on the property.

# intervention - Saturday 29 February, 2020

A little help from an Irish ex-footballer has a big impact on bullied youngster
# Intervention
From The42
# Intervention

A little help from an Irish ex-footballer has a big impact on bullied youngster

Feb 29th 2020, 7:00 AM 30,242 Views 8 Comments

Gary Dempsey flew to Scotland this week to lend his support to eight-year-old Ollie Young.

# intervention - Monday 9 April, 2018

Doctors want to bring in alcohol tests for pregnant women
# Intervention
# Intervention

Doctors want to bring in alcohol tests for pregnant women

Apr 9th 2018, 4:13 PM 28,112 Views 92 Comments

The aim of the tests would be to reduce instances of foetal alcohol spectrum disorders in Ireland.

# intervention - Monday 2 October, 2017

Poll: Should the Irish government criticise the intervention of Spanish police in Catalonia's referendum?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Irish government criticise the intervention of Spanish police in Catalonia's referendum?

Oct 2nd 2017, 9:27 AM 37,199 Views 191 Comments

The aggressive intervention of the Spanish police in the weekend’s referendum has been criticised by many European leaders.

# intervention - Friday 5 August, 2016

Malaysian rape suspect marries 14-year-old victim to avoid jail
# Government Intervention
# Government Intervention

Malaysian rape suspect marries 14-year-old victim to avoid jail

Aug 5th 2016, 7:12 AM 27,187 Views 0 Comments

There have been similar cases in Malaysia in the past.

# intervention - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Tomorrow's Tesco strike has been called off
# Mandate
# Mandate

Tomorrow's Tesco strike has been called off

May 25th 2016, 5:02 PM 15,736 Views 27 Comments

It was deferred following intervention by the Workplace Relations Commission.

# intervention - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Google's self-driving cars are still leaning on its drivers for tight situations
# Intervention
# Intervention

Google's self-driving cars are still leaning on its drivers for tight situations

Jan 13th 2016, 5:09 PM 6,835 Views 11 Comments

Its autonomous cars experienced 272 cases where drivers were required to grab the wheel, and avoided 11 crashes.

# intervention - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Blocking suicide hotspots can reduce the number of deaths at sites by more than 90%
# Bridges And Cliffs
# Bridges And Cliffs

Blocking suicide hotspots can reduce the number of deaths at sites by more than 90%

Sep 23rd 2015, 6:40 PM 22,582 Views 65 Comments

The new research found that interventions can buy time to allow an individual to reconsider their actions.

# intervention - Saturday 22 August, 2015

US, UK and French leaders are all praising their citizens for stopping the train gunman
# Paris
# Paris

US, UK and French leaders are all praising their citizens for stopping the train gunman

Aug 22nd 2015, 1:44 PM 17,717 Views 69 Comments

The train was carrying 554 passengers.

# intervention - Saturday 2 May, 2015

Senior Archbishop warns: Church could face legal action for opposing gay marriage
# Intervention
# Intervention

Senior Archbishop warns: Church could face legal action for opposing gay marriage

May 2nd 2015, 6:00 PM 17,635 Views 152 Comments

The head of the Catholic Church in Ireland has issued a long message to churchgoers tonight.

# intervention - Friday 1 May, 2015

IDA boss didn't talk to the government before calling for a Yes vote
# Intervention
# Intervention

IDA boss didn't talk to the government before calling for a Yes vote

May 1st 2015, 4:55 PM 14,356 Views 105 Comments

Martin Shanahan’s call for a Yes vote in the same-sex marriage referendum has not gone down well with the No side.

# intervention - Friday 27 March, 2015

The government has 'got to listen' to Donald Trump's call to block Aer Lingus sale
# The Donald Says No
# The Donald Says No

The government has 'got to listen' to Donald Trump's call to block Aer Lingus sale

Mar 27th 2015, 5:35 PM 29,799 Views 85 Comments

The US billionaire’s intervention has been described as “a bit bizarre” today.

# intervention - Sunday 28 September, 2014

HSE denies legal action taken to forcibly hydrate Miss Y, but is still reviewing what happened
# Intervention
# Intervention

HSE denies legal action taken to forcibly hydrate Miss Y, but is still reviewing what happened

Sep 28th 2014, 1:46 PM 9,801 Views 0 Comments

Reports this morning claimed that Department of Health officials intervened in the case, objecting to the legal action being taken.

# intervention - Friday 22 August, 2014

Islamic State will "have to be defeated" says America's top general
# Iraq
# Iraq

Islamic State will "have to be defeated" says America's top general

Aug 22nd 2014, 5:54 PM 11,762 Views 182 Comments

The militants have an “apocalyptic, end of days vision”, it has been said.

# intervention - Friday 18 July, 2014

Addiction services costing State €114m this year
# Alcohol Addiction
# Alcohol Addiction

Addiction services costing State €114m this year

Jul 18th 2014, 7:00 AM 5,303 Views 30 Comments

Treatment and intervention provided by a range of services, making it difficult to ascertain just how much the State spends on alcohol addiction, according to the HSE.

# intervention - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Irish people going blind waiting for cataract surgery
# PREVENTABLE
# PREVENTABLE

Irish people going blind waiting for cataract surgery

Apr 3rd 2014, 4:59 PM 10,681 Views 16 Comments

Ireland could save €76 million annually if earlier intervention was prioritised.

# intervention - Saturday 15 March, 2014

"Putin, get out of Ukraine": 50,000 turn out for anti-intervention rally... in Moscow
# Crimea Crisis
# Crimea Crisis

"Putin, get out of Ukraine": 50,000 turn out for anti-intervention rally... in Moscow

Mar 15th 2014, 3:38 PM 7,432 Views 121 Comments

The march comes on the eve of Crimea’s vote on whether to secede from Ukraine and join Russia.

# intervention - Monday 3 March, 2014

Aer Lingus rebooks customers to avoid air strike chaos on St Patrick’s weekend
# Intervention
# Intervention

Aer Lingus rebooks customers to avoid air strike chaos on St Patrick’s weekend

Mar 3rd 2014, 8:25 PM 27,381 Views 95 Comments

A panel of experts is to examine problems in the pension fund at the centre of the dispute but SIPTU said today it is still not in a position to call of the work stoppages planned for Dublin, Cork and Shannon airports.

# intervention - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Tánaiste says Russian forces in Ukraine is a ‘dangerous situation’
# Military Force
# Military Force

Tánaiste says Russian forces in Ukraine is a ‘dangerous situation’

Mar 1st 2014, 9:20 PM 6,382 Views 42 Comments

Eamon Gilmore on the Russian Federation to abide by international law and to respect Ukraine’s territorial integrity and independence.

# intervention - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Breast cancer patients who stop oral hormone therapy at threefold risk of recurrence
# Health
# Health

Breast cancer patients who stop oral hormone therapy at threefold risk of recurrence

Dec 26th 2013, 7:30 AM 5,828 Views 5 Comments

Study by Trinity College Dublin scientists found that taking the treatment consistently over five years has real benefits for survival.

# intervention - Friday 15 November, 2013

Fianna Fáil says government needs to intervene in Lufthansa Technik closure
# Intervention
# Intervention

Fianna Fáil says government needs to intervene in Lufthansa Technik closure

Nov 15th 2013, 5:40 PM 5,215 Views 94 Comments

Today Lufthansa said it was considering closing its firm in Rathcoole.

# intervention - Sunday 8 September, 2013

US senators release graphic videos of Syrian chemical weapons victims
# Syria
# Syria

US senators release graphic videos of Syrian chemical weapons victims

Sep 8th 2013, 9:26 AM 11,377 Views 159 Comments

The videos were released overnight as the Obama administration embarks on a media blitz to press the case for intervention in the coming days.

# intervention - Saturday 31 August, 2013

Top readers' comments of the week
# You Told Us
# You Told Us

Top readers' comments of the week

Aug 31st 2013, 11:00 AM 9,913 Views 23 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from this week. Did you make it in?

# intervention - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Shock result as David Cameron loses vote on Syria intervention
# Unexpected
# Unexpected

Shock result as David Cameron loses vote on Syria intervention

Aug 29th 2013, 11:09 PM 16,242 Views 278 Comments

MPs voted against a government motion to support a military attack in Syria – and David Cameron says he will respect their decision.

“Syria is not like Iraq” – David Cameron makes his case for military action
# Intervention
# Intervention

“Syria is not like Iraq” – David Cameron makes his case for military action

Aug 29th 2013, 6:44 PM 5,642 Views 128 Comments

Cameron told a special debate in Westminster that Britain could not stand idle in the face of “one of the most abhorrent uses of chemical weapons in a century”.

# intervention - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Aug 28th 2013, 11:39 PM 13,041 Views 2 Comments

Everyone’s talking about a female garda receiving serious injuries after her car was rammed and Ryanair being ordered to sell most of its stake in Aer Lingus.

Obama: 'No decision' yet on whether to strike Syria - but Assad definitely to blame
# Intervention
# Intervention

Obama: 'No decision' yet on whether to strike Syria - but Assad definitely to blame

Aug 28th 2013, 11:37 PM 5,557 Views 103 Comments

Expectations of a Western military assault have risen today – but a lot will depend on a crucial vote in the British parliament on Thursday.

# intervention - Friday 28 June, 2013

Laois man convicted for causing unnecessary suffering to a dog
# Animal Abuse
# Animal Abuse

Laois man convicted for causing unnecessary suffering to a dog

Jun 28th 2013, 7:15 PM 13,503 Views 75 Comments

The man has been banned from keeping animals for five years and will have to undertake community service with the ISPCA.

# intervention - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Kerry tells China's Xi that Korea situation is at 'critical time'
# North Korea
# North Korea

Kerry tells China's Xi that Korea situation is at 'critical time'

Apr 13th 2013, 10:20 AM 3,919 Views 21 Comments

The US Secretary of State is meeting with Chinese President XI Jinping today in an effort to seek Beijing’s intervention in the Korean peninsula crisis.

# intervention - Sunday 28 October, 2012

In full: The two versions of the letter Alan Shatter sent to the Taoiseach
# Family Law
# Family Law

In full: The two versions of the letter Alan Shatter sent to the Taoiseach

Oct 28th 2012, 10:48 PM 22,505 Views 65 Comments

Amid a growing row over a story on the front page of today’s Sunday Independent we publish both versions of a letter the Justice Minister sent Enda Kenny – one from the newspaper and one from the Minister.

# intervention - Sunday 14 October, 2012

BOD: I can’t convince Damien Duff to make an Ireland comeback
# In Bod We Trust
From The42
# In Bod We Trust

BOD: I can’t convince Damien Duff to make an Ireland comeback

Oct 14th 2012, 10:15 AM 3,241 Views 1 Comment

The Irish rugby captain believes the Fulham midfielder is ‘incredibly professional’ and is enjoying is football away from the shackles of the international game.

# intervention - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Annan warns 'history will judge' the world's failure on Syria
# Crisis
# Crisis

Annan warns 'history will judge' the world's failure on Syria

Jun 30th 2012, 2:10 PM 1,821 Views 30 Comments

The former UN chief has convened a meeting of foreign ministers to try and broker a deal on Syria – but it’s looking unlikely.

# intervention - Saturday 16 June, 2012

Column: It’s time for Europe to bomb Assad – and Ireland should help
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: It’s time for Europe to bomb Assad – and Ireland should help

Jun 16th 2012, 8:00 AM 53 Views 117 Comments

Ireland should now abandon its ‘triple lock’ neutrality, writes Aaron McKenna. The price of our prosperity is the willingness to stand up for those who have nobody else.

# intervention - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Syria facing 'a foreign plot' for destruction, insists Assad
# Syria
# Syria

Syria facing 'a foreign plot' for destruction, insists Assad

Jun 3rd 2012, 12:10 PM 1,696 Views 16 Comments

Bashar al-Assad tells Syria’s parliament that the “international role” in the insurgent uprising “is now obvious”.

# intervention - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Hollande says military intervention in Syria could still happen
# Intervention
# Intervention

Hollande says military intervention in Syria could still happen

May 30th 2012, 8:14 AM 785 Views 4 Comments

International outrage has been mounting since Friday’s massacre of at least 108 people, including 32 children, in Houla.