What jobs there were were mostly for the boys, writes Lise Hand
Wed, 21 Jun, 2017
Promises to increase the state pension look set to be stalled after Social Protection Minister Leo Varadkar admitted a rise of €5 a week in next month’s budget would eat up all his funds.
Sat, 10 Sep, 2016
The Department of Social Protection has been urged to stop dragging its heels over the Waterford Crystal workers pension row, after it emerged 30 of the firm’s ex-employees have died without any resolution.
Sat, 03 May, 2014
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Fri, 02 May, 2014
The Social Protection Minister Joan Burton is rejecting claims Budget 2013 is anti-women and anti-children.
Wed, 05 Dec, 2012
Joan Burton, the social protection minister, refused to rule out welfare cuts in December’s budget and said finding savings in her department would pose a “major challenge” for the Government.
Thu, 27 Sep, 2012
A brain-damaged, minimally-conscious woman should not be allowed to die, a British High Court judge ruled today.
Wed, 28 Sep, 2011
PARTS of Dublin and Louth are currently without HSE Children First Information and Advice Officers, it has emerged.
Wed, 23 Feb, 2011
THE Government will today seek to head off criticism of its plans to keep records of citizens’ phone calls and internet traffic by launching a public consultation process.
Mon, 24 Feb, 2003
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