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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]

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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 Park on Sunday,... [Read the full story]

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“Tastes Like Home” TV Show Seeking Participants

March 27, 2018 · Comments Off on “Tastes Like Home” TV Show Seeking Participants 

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... [Read the full story]

Events

Embrace FARM Ecumenical Remembrance In Abbeyleix

May 29, 2018 · Comments Off on Embrace FARM Ecumenical Remembrance In Abbeyleix 

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... [Read the full story]

Sport

Munster A Team Name For Ospreys Clash

January 18, 2018 · Comments Off on Munster A Team Name For Ospreys Clash 

The Munster A team that will face Ospreys Premiership Select at Irish Independent Park tomorrow night has been named by Head Coach Peter Malone (7.45pm). A win will see current holders Munster A secure a place in the quarter-finals of the competition. There is just one change to the side that won 17-12 in Nottingham last weekend as Ronan O’Mahony comes in at full-back for his first start since returning from a fractured fibula injury. Fellow long-term injury absentees Dave O’Callaghan and Dan Goggin are both named among the replacements and are in line for a return to action. Calvin... [Read the full story]

Business

Construction Industry requires more female workers to solve Ireland’s housing and infrastructure crises

March 8, 2018 · Comments Off on Construction Industry requires more female workers to solve Ireland’s housing and infrastructure crises 

Survey shows just over 70% of construction companies recognise the need for more women in the industry Industry aims to increase proportion of female workers in the industry from 10% to 25% by 2030  A survey by the Construction Industry Federation (CIF) has found that on average approximately only 1 out of 10 construction workers are female. The survey found that on construction sites, 99% of workers are male, whilst in offsite roles, 54% are male and 46% are female. Of those women working in construction roles considered ‘offsite’ the majority work in administration, finance, HR and marketing. The... [Read the full story]

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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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