The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commissioner says Ireland has yet to see adequate supports for caring and unpaid work, and has not properly addressed the gender imbalance in terms of those who provide such care.
Thinking of building a house? The advantages of building a timber frame house over the more standard concrete block method include a shorter construction period but the block method has caught up fast in terms of energy efficiency and airtightne.
NOW that the first round of accusatory grandstanding is coming to a close — the blood-letting comes later — a dispassionate assessment of what the election means for our body politic and how it shapes our lives rather than political parties’ ambitions might just be possible. It would certainly be desireable.
A Swedish appeals court has upheld the detention order on Julian Assange, dismissing a challenge by the WikiLeaks founder who is wanted by Swedish prosecutors in an investigation of alleged sex crimes.Confirming a ruling by a lower court, the Svea appeals court said there was no reason to lift the order just because it cannot be enforced at the moment — as his lawyers had argued.