News

Collapse Of Health System Condemned By World Medical Association

June 18, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

The collapse of the public health care system in Nicaragua and the breakdown of medical ethics and human rights in the country have been condemned by the World Medical Association. Referring to the rapidly deteriorating situation in the country, WMA President Dr. Yoshitake Yokokura said that attacks on health workers, medical vehicles and hospitals were unacceptable. He went on: ‘The WMA supports the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights in calling on the Nicaraguan Government to immediately end this state of affairs. ‘Law and order have broken down, access to basic health care is... [Read the full story]

GAA

Tipperary Ladies Gaelic Football Notes

September 7, 2017 · Comments Off on Tipperary Ladies Gaelic Football Notes 

  Tipperary Intermediate Team   On Saturday last Tipperary Ladies Football found out their opponents in the All Ireland Final when the second All Ireland Semi Final was played in Cavan. Tyrone overcame Sligo in the Semi Final to earn themselves a place in the Final. Tyrone played in Division 2 in the Lidl National Football League so the teams have not met yet this year. Tyrone has enjoyed playing Senior for the last two years and this is something they will be hoping to achieve again. We would look forward to supporting Tipperary in their quest for Senior and All Ireland success in Croke... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

“Tastes Like Home” TV Show Seeking Participants

March 27, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Applications opened Monday 19th March to 29th April 2018   Building on the success of Series One and Two Catherine Fulvio’s top RTÉ One TV Show proudly sponsored by Londis, Tastes Like Home, is back for a third series and is looking for participants from around the globe. If you want to be the next TV foodie star and have a loved one living abroad then we want to hear from you.   Catherine Fulvio, together with proud sponsor Londis, has issued a call out for applicants who wish to star in the third season of the show which will air on RTÉ One later in 2018. “Food is part of... [Read the full story]

Events

Embrace FARM Ecumenical Remembrance In Abbeyleix

May 29, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Embrace FARM the support network for those affected by farm accidents will be hosting its 5th Ecumenical Remembrance Service in the Church of the Most Holy Rosary in Abbeyleix County Laois on Sunday 24th June 2018 at 2.00pm. Embrace FARM welcomes everyone who wishes to come to the service to acknowledge anyone who has been affected by a farming accident. This event now in its firth year has been held in Abbeyleix since 2014.   The service is led by Catholic Bishop, Denis Nulty and Church of Ireland Bishop, Michael Burrows with local clergy from the Church of Ireland, Canon Harvey and Roman... [Read the full story]

Sports

Munster Rugby Pre Cheetahs Schedule

April 9, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Guinness PRO14 Round 20: Cheetahs v Munster, Toyota Stadium, Friday 13th April (7.35pm) Tuesday, 10th April 2018: Vision access:  15 minutes of training from 10am Location:  City Park stadium  Interview access:  11.45am Attending:  Head Coach Johann van Graan and player TBC Location:  Southern Sun The Cullinan Hotel Thursday, 12th April 2018 – Captain’s Run: Interview access:  6.45pm Vision access:  10 minutes of training from 7pm Location:  Toyota Cheetahs Stadium Editors’ notes: Champions Cup Semi-Final Press Day – Tuesday 17th April  Read More →

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Homeowners Experience Difficulty Finding Affordable Home Insurance

June 6, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Almost 1 in 3 Owners Experience Difficulty Finding Affordable Home Insurance Homeowners are being reminded of the important of shopping around at the time of renewing their home insurance, after recent research found many Irish people have had difficulties finding affordable cover. In response to a survey of over 4,000 homeowners undertaken by AA Home Insurance, 8.34% of respondents strongly agreed that obtaining home insurance for a fair price had proven difficult for them. Meanwhile, a further 20.88% were partially agreed that finding affordable cover had been a challenge for them. “As with... [Read the full story]

News

Collapse Of Health System Condemned By World Medical Association

The collapse of the public health care system in Nicaragua and the breakdown of medical ethics and human rights in the country have been condemned by the World Medical Association. Referring to the rapidly deteriorating situation in the country, WMA President Dr. Yoshitake Yokokura said that attacks on health...

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Foodie Destinations Launched Today!

Does your town or region have what it takes to be the ultimate foodie destination of 2018? Applications for Foodie Destinations launched today, June 14th. This year, not only will there be a ‘Foodie Destination’ winner, there will also be the addition of a new category ‘Foodie Town’. Communities across...

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€600,000 Funding Announcement For Ireland’s Circular Economy Innovators

The EPA has launched a €600,000 funding programme to support innovators. The Innovation for a Circular Economy Programme will support companies and organisations in Ireland to develop – and demonstrate – consumer and business solutions that will stimulate resource efficiency and the circular economy. Dr...

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DojoCon 2018 Announces Institute Of Technology Carlow As Major Partner

The Institute of Technology Carlow is to be one of the principal sponsors of DojoCon 2018, the global conference for the worldwide community of CoderDojos which takes place in Kilkenny from 19th-21st October.   CoderDojo is a global movement of volunteers who run free coding clubs for young people. DojoCon2018...

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Asylum Seekers To launch Right To Work Campaign In Buswells

Led by asylum seekers, the MASI campaign calls for the right to work for all asylum seekers in Ireland without restrictions and without discrimination. The government is about to announce the details of Ireland’s opt in to the EU Directive on Reception Conditions, and the terms to be applied to the right...

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