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# Pensioners

Last year
Analysis: Older people are vulnerable to poverty - more should have been done for them
Mary Murphy
Double child benefit 'worked well' last year, says minister as repeat flagged for Budget 2024
All time
Pension age to stay at 66, but higher payments for those who continue to work
Proposals on possible pension age increase to go to Govt before summer recess, says minister
Paramedics set up GoFundMe page to assist elderly siblings robbed at knife point
ESRI: Those who live alone are at greater risk of falling below the poverty line when they retire
Opinion: Signing on the dole as a pensioner was a horrible experience
Sue Redmond
Some pensioners in South Dublin to be hit with council house rent rise of more than €600
'We must be more vigilant': Body of pensioner lay undiscovered in house for seven months
'A recovery for whom?': Government slammed for refusal to reintroduce free passport for pensioners
Some pensioners to begin getting €130 a year phone bill allowance to prevent 'social isolation'
'I never cost the State a penny, but now they're taking part of my pension'
The pension is definitely going up and Micheál Martin has dismissed claims he's opposed to rises
Scottish Tories say country is 'too cold' to means-test winter fuel payments
Serial burglar who targets pensioners sentenced to 144 years in prison over his criminal career
Poll: Do you think the state pension should be increased?
Irish pensioners made to choose between heat and food need extra €5 a week
People on the dole to see 50% increase in their Christmas bonus this year
No such thing as a free lunch? Not for these pensioners
Niece suspected as thousands disappear from pensioner's account
Oscar and Costa strike as leaders Chelsea take advantage of Man City's slip-up
Joan Burton wants to increase the Christmas Bonus again next year
Readers’ Panel Part Two: What are you expecting from Budget 2015?
Opinion: You’re never too old to talk – so don't overlook older people's mental health
Shane Kelly
Pensioners are now having to 'choose between food and fuel and medication'
Pensioners could face jail over housing eviction
€10,000 reward offered for information on gang attacking pensioners in Donegal
Burton says pension changes will give "certainty"
Column: Pitting one section of the Irish people against another weakens us all
Peter Kavanagh
Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
VIDEO: Pensioners at today's protest believe the worst is yet to come
Thousands join pensioners’ protest against Budget cuts
Noonan: 'No connection' between cuts for pensioners & free GP care for under 5s
Top readers' comments of the week
Poll: Should pensioners pay for their TV licences?
Cut in private pension tax break could facilitate universal pension for all over 65s
Column: I hope I hold on to my health – I don’t think I can afford to get sick
Peadar Ó Caomhánaigh
New EU-funded device detects when a pensioner has a bad fall
Rich pensioners 'should give back any handouts they don't need'
8 things we learned from Revenue's annual report