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#Out of control

# out-of-control - Monday 2 July, 2018

'It just seems unnecessary' - travellers faced with massive queues at Dublin passport control
# Out Of Control
# Out Of Control

'It just seems unnecessary' - travellers faced with massive queues at Dublin passport control

Jul 2nd 2018, 10:01 PM 84,607 Views 101 Comments

In recent days and weeks Passport Control at Dublin Airport has come under intense pressure due to the sheer volume of passengers travelling through it.

# out-of-control - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Russian military says Syrian government now in full control of town where alleged chemical attack took place
# Douma
# Douma

Russian military says Syrian government now in full control of town where alleged chemical attack took place

Apr 12th 2018, 9:02 AM 17,317 Views 144 Comments

Western countries are mulling retaliation over the weekend’s gas attack in eastern Ghouta.

# out-of-control - Monday 19 February, 2018

Brazilian derby abandoned after 10 red cards shown
# Out Of Control
From The42
# Out Of Control

Brazilian derby abandoned after 10 red cards shown

Feb 19th 2018, 8:47 AM 10,681 Views 4 Comments

Seven red cards were shown to on-field players after a brawl broke out in the clash.

# out-of-control - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Owner of dog that killed a man jailed for 10 years in Leeds
# Vicious Attack
# Vicious Attack

Owner of dog that killed a man jailed for 10 years in Leeds

Feb 13th 2018, 3:15 PM 41,363 Views 57 Comments

The Crown Prosecution Service said the gravity of the crime was reflected in the sentence.

# out-of-control - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

The number of rental properties in Ireland is at its lowest in recorded history
# Out Of Control
# Out Of Control

The number of rental properties in Ireland is at its lowest in recorded history

Aug 22nd 2017, 12:05 AM 35,112 Views 107 Comments

The latest Daft.ie quarterly rental report makes for grim reading for renters around the country.

# out-of-control - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Coveney's aim for no homeless families in hotels by July? Not a chance says McVerry
# Out Of Control
# Out Of Control

Coveney's aim for no homeless families in hotels by July? Not a chance says McVerry

May 28th 2017, 2:09 PM 10,607 Views 42 Comments

The campaigner said that it is clear that Coveney’s proposals on homelessness crisis “are just not working”.

# out-of-control - Friday 5 May, 2017

It took 32 hours to quell a gorse fire which spread over 4,000 acres of 'outstanding natural beauty'
# Sligo
# Sligo

It took 32 hours to quell a gorse fire which spread over 4,000 acres of 'outstanding natural beauty'

May 5th 2017, 7:57 AM 14,762 Views 27 Comments

Over 60 gorse fires have occurred since March of this year.

# out-of-control - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Ireland's homeless figure has just passed 7,000 for the first time
# Out Of Control
# Out Of Control

Ireland's homeless figure has just passed 7,000 for the first time

Jan 26th 2017, 8:05 AM 17,383 Views 86 Comments

A number of homeless charities have called for Minister for Housing Simon Coveney “to get empty homes back into the housing system”.

# out-of-control - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Dublin City Council hopes to have rickshaws banned this year
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

Dublin City Council hopes to have rickshaws banned this year

Jan 12th 2017, 12:01 AM 32,763 Views 53 Comments

As things stand, gardaí can only treat the operators like they would any other cyclists.

# out-of-control - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Calls for 'exploitative' JobBridge to be scrapped after more revelations
# Out Of Control
# Out Of Control

Calls for 'exploitative' JobBridge to be scrapped after more revelations

Apr 24th 2016, 3:59 PM 54,176 Views 117 Comments

The Department of Social Protection says the scheme is being reviewed.

# out-of-control - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Do you view a night of heavy drinking as a way to bond with friends?
# Out Of Control
# Out Of Control

Do you view a night of heavy drinking as a way to bond with friends?

Sep 23rd 2015, 6:02 AM 18,532 Views 40 Comments

A report into Ireland’s binge drinking culture found Irish people don’t recognise the problem in themselves.

# out-of-control - Friday 7 August, 2015

Man hit by propeller of out-of-control boat after falling overboard
# Clew Bay
# Clew Bay

Man hit by propeller of out-of-control boat after falling overboard

Aug 7th 2015, 7:58 AM 14,062 Views 19 Comments

He was rushed to hospital by helicopter.

# out-of-control - Monday 20 April, 2015

Video: US gun violence costs lives. But how much money does it cost?
# Out Of Control
# Out Of Control

Video: US gun violence costs lives. But how much money does it cost?

Apr 20th 2015, 8:00 AM 10,693 Views 48 Comments

Magazine Mother Jones have crunched the grim figures.

# out-of-control - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Diageo steps down from board of Stop Out of Control Drinking campaign
# Role Models
# Role Models

Diageo steps down from board of Stop Out of Control Drinking campaign

Mar 25th 2015, 1:00 PM 10,864 Views 31 Comments

The initiative has been marred by the controversy over the drinking giant’s involvement.

# out-of-control - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

The government still thinks it can end long term homelessness by 2016
# Out Of Control
# Out Of Control

The government still thinks it can end long term homelessness by 2016

Sep 23rd 2014, 3:25 PM 8,208 Views 32 Comments

The Dublin Simon Community said today that the target is “unachievable”.

# out-of-control - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Obama says the Ebola crisis is 'spiralling out of control'
# Call To Action
# Call To Action

Obama says the Ebola crisis is 'spiralling out of control'

Sep 17th 2014, 10:47 AM 8,047 Views 60 Comments

The American president ordered 3,000 US military personnel to West Africa to combat the growing health crisis.

# out-of-control - Sunday 7 September, 2014

'Shocked' boaters rescued in Cobh after motor-craft crashes at Titanic Bar
# Out Of Control
# Out Of Control

'Shocked' boaters rescued in Cobh after motor-craft crashes at Titanic Bar

Sep 7th 2014, 11:29 AM 24,249 Views 25 Comments

The men were thrown from their vessel after hitting a buoy. The boat then sped away from the scene and crashed into the shore.

# out-of-control - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Sporting selfie hunters losing control: Commonwealth case studies
# Photography
From The42
# Photography

Sporting selfie hunters losing control: Commonwealth case studies

Jul 27th 2014, 12:34 PM 4,431 Views 2 Comments

A journalist asked Usain Bolt for a selfie during a press conference, while Chris Hoy got a shock.

# out-of-control - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Sixteen people have died in a huge fire consuming the outskirts of a Chilean port city
# Valparaiso
# Valparaiso

Sixteen people have died in a huge fire consuming the outskirts of a Chilean port city

Apr 13th 2014, 12:59 PM 10,714 Views 0 Comments

The military has taken over security in the city of Valparaiso.

# out-of-control - Saturday 22 June, 2013

Game management almost cost Lions dear - Gatland
# Out Of Control
From The42
# Out Of Control

Game management almost cost Lions dear - Gatland

Jun 22nd 2013, 3:59 PM 3,508 Views 4 Comments

The Wallabies were second-best in almost every part of the game, yet somehow kept themselves in the running.

# out-of-control - Sunday 26 May, 2013

'Out of control' dog attacks and kills elderly man in his garden
# Liverpool
# Liverpool

'Out of control' dog attacks and kills elderly man in his garden

May 26th 2013, 12:19 PM 17,652 Views 80 Comments

The 79-year-old lived in a housing estate in Liverpool.

# out-of-control - Monday 14 January, 2013

VIDEO: Rally driver's car goes out of control
# Dodgy
From The42
# Dodgy

VIDEO: Rally driver's car goes out of control

Jan 14th 2013, 10:30 PM 1,833 Views 1 Comment

It’s a dangerous sport, as the following clip will concisely illustrate.

# out-of-control - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Sheep farmers call for microchipping of dogs following ‘distressing attacks’
# Microchipping
# Microchipping

Sheep farmers call for microchipping of dogs following ‘distressing attacks’

Jan 10th 2013, 6:45 AM 5,849 Views 57 Comments

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association says there have been a number of attacks on sheep in recent weeks.

# out-of-control - Friday 16 November, 2012

VIDEO: Dodging a runaway truck? No problem for THIS driver
# Quick Thinking
From The Daily Edge
# Quick Thinking

VIDEO: Dodging a runaway truck? No problem for THIS driver

Nov 16th 2012, 9:41 AM 12,976 Views 23 Comments

Give this motorist a medal.

# out-of-control - Friday 24 February, 2012

The Magnificent Seven: Boxing brawls (outside the ring)
# Out Of Control
From The42
# Out Of Control

The Magnificent Seven: Boxing brawls (outside the ring)

Feb 24th 2012, 9:10 AM 1,280 Views 0 Comments

When pre-fight press conferences get a little too heated…

# out-of-control - Friday 26 August, 2011

Conservative MP's home damaged by Facebook party crashers
# Facebook Crashers
From The Daily Edge
# Facebook Crashers

Conservative MP's home damaged by Facebook party crashers

Aug 26th 2011, 12:35 PM 589 Views 4 Comments

Simon Kirby’s daughter Briony had wanted a small gathering but then word spread via Facebook….