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HIQA board to decide if it will investigate Savita death today
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HIQA board to decide if it will investigate Savita death today

Nov 23rd 2012, 8:10 AM 2,611 Views 22 Comments

The board of the health watchdog meets today to consider a request to hold a statutory investigation into the woman’s death at a Galway hospital last month.

Number behind abortion robo-calls shut down
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# Investigation

Number behind abortion robo-calls shut down

Nov 22nd 2012, 3:15 PM 10,572 Views 67 Comments

Two investigations into the calls have begun today.

Minister's Indian mission comes two days after immigration fees doubled
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Minister's Indian mission comes two days after immigration fees doubled

Nov 22nd 2012, 3:05 PM 4,605 Views 19 Comments

The timing of a government mission to India has been criticised as it comes 48 hours after immigration fees were doubled and a month after the death of Savita Halappanavar.

HIQA considers request to hold statutory investigation into Savita death
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# Savita

HIQA considers request to hold statutory investigation into Savita death

Nov 22nd 2012, 1:29 PM 3,923 Views 51 Comments

The health watchdog has been requested by the HSE to examine the controversial death.

Opposition calls for Taoiseach to meet with Savita's husband
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# Savita

Opposition calls for Taoiseach to meet with Savita's husband

Nov 22nd 2012, 11:28 AM 2,950 Views 25 Comments

The death of Savita Halappanavar was raised again at Leaders’ Questions in the Dáil this morning.

Deadline for HSE response to HIQA over Savita death today
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Deadline for HSE response to HIQA over Savita death today

Nov 22nd 2012, 9:05 AM 3,603 Views 31 Comments

The health watchdog has sought assurances about the safety of maternity care at the Galway hospital where Savita Halappanavar died last month.

Praveen Halappanavar: "I still can't believe that she's not with us"
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# Savita

Praveen Halappanavar: "I still can't believe that she's not with us"

Nov 21st 2012, 10:11 PM 17,846 Views 133 Comments

The husband of Savita Halappanavar told Prime Time tonight that he has no confidence in the HSE and wants a public, government-funded investigation into her death.

HSE names new members of Savita investigation team
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# Savita

HSE names new members of Savita investigation team

Nov 21st 2012, 8:49 PM 7,031 Views 24 Comments

It has also published the terms of reference for the investigation into the death of 31-year-old Savita Halappanavar.

Minister Reilly "quite happy" for HSE inquiry into Savita death to continue
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# Savita

Minister Reilly "quite happy" for HSE inquiry into Savita death to continue

Nov 21st 2012, 5:49 PM 3,824 Views 44 Comments

The Minister for Health made the comment despite admitting that the inquiry would not “have the completeness of information without Mr Halappanavar’s input”.

Amid Savita death concerns, Minister bids to attract Indian students to Ireland
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Amid Savita death concerns, Minister bids to attract Indian students to Ireland

Nov 21st 2012, 5:37 PM 5,219 Views 41 Comments

Department of Education and Skills says the week-long mission to India headed up by Junior Minister Ciarán Cannon was planned months in advance of the death of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar in Galway.

Kenny claims Halappanavar legal team preventing meeting with inquiry chair
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Kenny claims Halappanavar legal team preventing meeting with inquiry chair

Nov 21st 2012, 1:25 PM 7,923 Views 85 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny urged the husband of Savita Halappanavar to meet with the expert heading the inquiry into her death last month but Praveen Halappanavar has reiterated that he will not.

Savita's husband will not speak to expert heading HSE inquiry
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# Savita

Savita's husband will not speak to expert heading HSE inquiry

Nov 21st 2012, 8:45 AM 6,242 Views 100 Comments

The solicitor for Praveen Halappanavar has reiterated that his client will not cooperate with the inquiry into his wife’s controversial death and said there must be a public inquiry.

Column: I'm so grateful I had an unplanned pregnancy in America, not Ireland
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# Opinion

Column: I'm so grateful I had an unplanned pregnancy in America, not Ireland

Nov 21st 2012, 7:00 AM 1,051 Views 220 Comments

An Irish girl recalls her experience of deciding to have a termination – and her relief that she was away from home.

The Evening Fix... now with added modelling granddad
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# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added modelling granddad

Nov 20th 2012, 7:45 PM 8,799 Views 4 Comments

Here’s all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

LIVE: Dáil debates motion demanding legislation for the X Case
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# Abortion

LIVE: Dáil debates motion demanding legislation for the X Case

Nov 20th 2012, 7:25 PM 3,528 Views 16 Comments

Sinn Féin’s motion also demands the immediate publication of the report of the Expert Group into the A, B and C ruling.

Reilly: Savita inquiry must be expedited to ensure no risk remains at GUH
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# Savita

Reilly: Savita inquiry must be expedited to ensure no risk remains at GUH

Nov 20th 2012, 6:25 PM 3,572 Views 14 Comments

The Minister for Health has dismissed suggestions of a public inquiry into the 31-year-old woman’s death, saying it would take “an awful lot longer” to conduct such an investigation.

McDonald on X Case motion: "The time for playing cat and mouse is over"
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# Savita

McDonald on X Case motion: "The time for playing cat and mouse is over"

Nov 20th 2012, 5:59 PM 4,059 Views 30 Comments

Sinn Féin has said that management issues within the party will not distract it from seeking legislation on abortion.

Savita: Galway University Hospital staff removed from Investigation Team
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# Savita

Savita: Galway University Hospital staff removed from Investigation Team

Nov 20th 2012, 4:41 PM 7,546 Views 45 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said that Praveen Halappanavar had been informed of the decision this afternoon. The team is led by Sir Sabaratnum Arulkumaran, pictured.

Government WILL publish report of Expert Group on abortion ruling
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# Abortion

Government WILL publish report of Expert Group on abortion ruling

Nov 20th 2012, 4:32 PM 2,858 Views 15 Comments

James Reilly wants to publish the report on the A, B and C ruling after it’s discussed by ministers next Tuesday morning.

HSE to examine make up of panel, says it takes husband's concerns 'extremely seriously'
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# Savita

HSE to examine make up of panel, says it takes husband's concerns 'extremely seriously'

Nov 20th 2012, 1:18 PM 5,202 Views 28 Comments

A face-to-face meeting with Savita Halappanavar’s husband Praveen has been sought after he said he would not cooperate with the investigation.

TDs won't get to vote on Sinn Féin's abortion motion. Here's why
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# Savita

TDs won't get to vote on Sinn Féin's abortion motion. Here's why

Nov 20th 2012, 11:00 AM 7,891 Views 59 Comments

Dáil procedures mean a minister can almost unilaterally replace an opposition motion with one more favourable to the government.

FG distances itself from Young Fine Gael branch over abortion stance
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# Fine Gael

FG distances itself from Young Fine Gael branch over abortion stance

Nov 20th 2012, 9:57 AM 9,513 Views 69 Comments

The Trinity branch of Young Fine Gael has backed calls for the government to bring forward X Case legislation and for abortion up to 10 weeks of pregnancy to be made legal.

Oireachtas Committee to meet Minister for Health James Reilly today
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# Health

Oireachtas Committee to meet Minister for Health James Reilly today

Nov 20th 2012, 6:30 AM 2,450 Views 8 Comments

Minister Reilly slammed by committee member for not setting up a fullyindependent inquiry into Savita Halappanavar’s death.

Bishops: Treatment that might put foetus at risk "ethically permissible"
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# Bishops

Bishops: Treatment that might put foetus at risk "ethically permissible"

Nov 19th 2012, 9:30 PM 10,284 Views 113 Comments

They said this was the case with a seriously ill pregnant woman “provided every effort has been made to save the life of both the mother and her baby”.

The Evening Fix... now with added tastes from home
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# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added tastes from home

Nov 19th 2012, 7:45 PM 6,853 Views 1 Comment

Here’s all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

In aftermath of Savita death, Richard Branson recalls arrest for selling condoms in Ireland
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# Savita

In aftermath of Savita death, Richard Branson recalls arrest for selling condoms in Ireland

Nov 19th 2012, 6:14 PM 29,006 Views 188 Comments

Branson has called Ireland’s abortion laws “outdated” and called for them to be changed.

HSE announces details of Savita Halappanavar investigation
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HSE announces details of Savita Halappanavar investigation

Nov 19th 2012, 5:30 PM 10,300 Views 26 Comments

The HSE has said that independent expert in obstetrics and gynaecology, Sir Sabaratnam Arulkumaran of St George’s University of London, will chair the investigation team.

McDonald: Parties should "do the right thing," despite individual beliefs
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McDonald: Parties should "do the right thing," despite individual beliefs

Nov 19th 2012, 11:21 AM 4,439 Views 44 Comments

The deputy leader of Sinn Féin also said that she didn’t believe that individual members should have a free vote on any abortion legislation.

Details of HSE inquiry into Savita Halappanavar's death may be published today
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# Savita

Details of HSE inquiry into Savita Halappanavar's death may be published today

Nov 19th 2012, 8:16 AM 4,319 Views 31 Comments

Plans for the investigation are being firmed up and the HSE hopes to finalise arrangements as soon as possible.

Government likely to make X Case decision early next year - Reilly
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Government likely to make X Case decision early next year - Reilly

Nov 18th 2012, 3:18 PM 5,721 Views 85 Comments

Minister for Health James Reilly said he had read the report from the expert group a number of times and confirmed the Cabinet will be discussing it on Tuesday week.

Father of Savita Halappanavar 'calls for change in abortion law'
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Father of Savita Halappanavar 'calls for change in abortion law'

Nov 18th 2012, 3:15 PM 5,354 Views 33 Comments

Andanappa Yalagi spoke to the media about his daughter’s tragic death, and said he intends on taking legal action against the hospital in which Savita died.

Thousands attend rally in Dublin city centre
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Thousands attend rally in Dublin city centre

Nov 17th 2012, 6:05 PM 30,026 Views 192 Comments

Gardaí said that between 10 – 12,000 people attended the rally, which was one of a number held around the country in the the wake of the death of Savita Halappanavar.

Here is the week's news... skewed
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From The Daily Edge
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Here is the week's news... skewed

Nov 17th 2012, 5:00 PM 4,042 Views 2 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Irish all to live to 100; John Waters outraged for men (again); Ireland’s election to Human Rights Council ‘not a joke’.