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# march - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Over 40,000 expected to attend Dublin Pride Festival today

The parade will start at the Garden Of Remembrance and finish at Merrion Square.

# march - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Thousands march in Belfast against "worrying rise in racist attacks"

The protesters were also demanding “effective political action against racism”.

# march - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

'Incensed' anti-pylon groups take their protest to Leinster House

Wind Aware Ireland said that the Government’s wind energy policy is a “completely ineffective way of reducing C02″.

# march - Saturday 12 April, 2014

Marchers in Dublin City today want JobBridge to be scrapped

The protest is being organised by the youth committees of a number of unions with two MEP hopefuls involved.

March planned in Belfast over 'failure' to protect the Irish language

The Lá Dearg group say that aspects of the Good Friday agreement have not been implemented.

# march - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Council stresses that Dublin Fire Brigade ambulance review has not been suspended

Instead, the results of the separate National Ambulance Service Review will be taken into account.

# march - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

This could be the best year for car sales since 2008

That’s according to figures out today which show almost 50,000 have been sold so far this year.

# march - Monday 31 March, 2014

14 big GAA winners from the month of March

St Vincent’s, Portumna, Milford, WIT, Cavan and Cork were amongst those celebrating this month.

# march - Friday 14 February, 2014

Boston Mayor to boycott St Patricks Day parade unless gay community included

Mayor Martin J.Walsh hopes to broker a deal before the day arrives.

# march - Friday 6 December, 2013

Tensions high for parade in Derry after yesterday's shooting

The Parades Commission has been criticised by the Chair of Strabane District Council, for having no restrictions in place for tomorrow’s march.

# march - Monday 14 October, 2013

Ireland paid over €3.5m in EC fines over septic tanks and EIAs

The state has finished paying off the penalties related to environmental issues – they amounted to €3,648,000.

# march - Saturday 12 October, 2013

Anti-austerity march calls on unions to support ASTI

Mick O’Reilly of the DCTU said that politics of austerity amounted to a “war on working people’ with the best defence in that war “unflinching solidarity”.

# march - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Pro-choice march today will call for abortion referendum

The Abortion Rights Campaign says that the eighth amendment to the constitution passed 30 years ago is out of date.

# march - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Lockout protest: Mini-march, TD jostled and pepper spray Lockout 2013 This post contains images

Lockout protest: Mini-march, TD jostled and pepper spray

Although the turnout was lower than expected at today’s Dáil Lockout protest, there were a few tense stand-offs.

# march - Saturday 15 June, 2013

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Anti G8 protests take place in Belfast

A crowd of 1,500 protesters took to the streets of Belfast today to march against the G8 Summit.

# march - Friday 26 April, 2013

We all spent less in March... (Was it the weather?)

The Central Statistics Office and Retail Excellence Ireland both showed a drop in retail spending in March.

# march - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

'You will not beat us into submission' - man (73) pens anti-property tax letter

The letter from the 73-year-old says he will “take revenge” if there is any interference with his pension.

# march - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Met Éireann issues weather warning as snow and 'bitter cold' hits Brrr This post contains images

Met Éireann issues weather warning as snow and 'bitter cold' hits

Planning to go outside today? Wear all the clothes you can fit on your body. It’s freezing out there.

# march - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Gardaí appeal for information on missing Clondalkin teen

Sionan O’Keefe was last seen in the Charlestown area of Finglas on Saturday 9 March.

# march - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Spring Lamb in Snow Pic of the Day

At least he has a woolly jumper.

# march - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Government to launch needs assessment of respite services for children

It will contain a national overview of the current provision and future need for respite care for children with life-limiting conditions.

# march - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Emergency service workers to join ICTU marches in "large numbers"

Organisations representing frontline workers have said the march is an opportunity for members to show their opposition to recent government proposals.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# march - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Two protests to be held in support of rape victim Fiona Doyle

The case is listed for mention at the Central Criminal Court tomorrow where it is believed the DPP will make an application to the court.

# march - Monday 26 November, 2012

Protest: Almost 1,000 Tralee students march to TD's office

It is one of a number of pre-Budget marches taking place to tell TDs that students can’t afford college fees increases or cuts to the maintenance grant.

# march - Saturday 24 November, 2012

SIPTU condemns 'fascist behaviour' at today's austerity protest Anti-austerity This post contains images

SIPTU condemns 'fascist behaviour' at today's austerity protest

SIPTU president Jack O’Connor alleges that protesters carrying Sinn Féin and ULA banners attempted to disrupt proceedings.

Thousands take part in Dublin anti-austerity march (PHOTOS) Protest This post contains images

Thousands take part in Dublin anti-austerity march (PHOTOS)

As many as 8,000 people are marching through Dublin city centre to protest against austerity measures.

# march - Monday 19 November, 2012

Irish nurses and midwives to march against health cuts

The INMO is calling on its members to protest on Saturday against further cuts in health services in Ireland.

# march - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Violence reported as Poland marks its independence day

Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at a right-wing march.

# march - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Home help workers to march to the Dáil today

Hundreds of home help care workers and supporters to march to Dáil Eireann today.

# march - Friday 12 October, 2012

Japan's TEPCO admits downplaying tsunami risk

It said it had played down the risks to the facility of a tsunami for fear of the political, financial and cost to reputation.

# march - Monday 1 October, 2012

Grand Secretary of Orange Order calls image 'outrageous and unacceptable'

Drew Nelson was responding to a photograph which appeared to show a bandsman urinating outside a Catholic church during Saturday’s marches.

# march - Sunday 30 September, 2012

MEP Nick Griffin says he will not apologise for 'Fenian' comment on Twitter

Griffin hit out at republicans after he received “vast amounts” of abuse on his Twitter feed.

# march - Saturday 29 September, 2012

PHOTOS: 2,500 attend pro-choice march  in Dublin city centre Abortion This post contains images

PHOTOS: 2,500 attend pro-choice march in Dublin city centre

‘Several thousand’ people are believed to have taken part in the march which called on the government to change Ireland’s abortion laws.

PHOTOS: Thousands march in Belfast for anniversary of Ulster Covenant Unionism This post contains images

PHOTOS: Thousands march in Belfast for anniversary of Ulster Covenant

The parades have passed off peacefully so far, despite fears of violence breaking out along part of the route.

# march - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Spanish police beat protesters after anti-austerity protest

Thousands of protesters gathered near the parliament building in Madrid over the cuts.

# march - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Ouch: consumer prices rose by 2.2 per cent over the past year

Education, transport, alcohol and tobacco saw the biggest increases in price over the past year according to new data from the Central Statistics Office.

# march - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Consumer sentiment brightened (slightly) in March

Consumer sentiment has risen for the third month in a row and is now at its highest level since last October according to the KBC Bank/ESRI

# march - Monday 12 March, 2012

Column: Why is it cringeworthy to get behind a cause?

There seems to be a trend towards stigmatising protesters, writes columnist Lisa McInerney. What are we afraid of? The Bono effect?

# march - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

In pics: Hundreds march in Dublin in anti-austerity protest Protest This post contains images

In pics: Hundreds march in Dublin in anti-austerity protest

Protesters marched to Leinster House today to protest against a range of measures affecting rural Ireland, including the household charge, septic tank charges, and the closure of schools and hospitals.