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From TheJournal.ie The HSE has recorded 11 aggressive incidents against staff and patients A DAY since 2012 Incidents Of Harm

The HSE has recorded 11 aggressive incidents against staff and patients A DAY since 2012

22,402 ‘incidents of harm’ have been put on record since January 2012.

From TheJournal.ie Six to be tried in France over topless Kate Middleton photos 2012

Six to be tried in France over topless Kate Middleton photos

The topless images were published in France, Denmark, Ireland, Italy and Sweden.

From TheJournal.ie Quiz: How much do you remember about 2012? Quiz

Quiz: How much do you remember about 2012?

You may remember it as the year the earth didn’t end.

From TheJournal.ie Mother-of-one who hit paralysed woman over head with wine bottle jailed for four and a half years Sallynoggin

Mother-of-one who hit paralysed woman over head with wine bottle jailed for four and a half years

Grace Tormey (22) had struck the paralysed woman during an aggravated burglary at her home in south Dublin in November 2012.

From TheJournal.ie Man dismissed after an altercation with his old boss awarded €7,500 compensation Result

Man dismissed after an altercation with his old boss awarded €7,500 compensation

The man was suspended after the incident in a car park.

From TheJournal.ie India suspends death sentences of men convicted of gang rape Claims Denied

India suspends death sentences of men convicted of gang rape

The lawyer representing the two men said he filed a special leave petition.

From TheJournal.ie Special forces have captured the suspected ringleader behind the Benghazi attack Libya

Special forces have captured the suspected ringleader behind the Benghazi attack

Special forces, working with FBI agents, carried out Sunday’s operation and the suspect

From TheJournal.ie 19,044 referrals about child abuse concerns were received in 2012 Child Abuse

19,044 referrals about child abuse concerns were received in 2012

Minister Frances Fitzgerald said figures for 2013 indicate will be similar to previous years.

From TheJournal.ie Budget deficit for 2012 still inside Troika target despite revisions DEFICIT FIGURES

Budget deficit for 2012 still inside Troika target despite revisions

Initial estimates for April were revised, after it became clear that revenue from mobile phone licences should be filed under this year’s figures.

From TheJournal.ie NTMA suspends Treasury Bill auctions until 2014 No More Bills

NTMA suspends Treasury Bill auctions until 2014

The National Treasury Management Agency won’t be holding anymore monthly Treasury Bills sales in 2013.

From TheJournal.ie The Eucharistic Congress cost €9.5 million (including 70,000 rain ponchos) IEC 2012

The Eucharistic Congress cost €9.5 million (including 70,000 rain ponchos)

Parish collections raised towards the event accounted for €4 million of that amount, according to Catholic Church figures.

From TheJournal.ie New '132' reg system drives huge increase in August car sales Shifting Plates

New '132' reg system drives huge increase in August car sales

There was a 20 per cent increase in new car sales in August compared to the same month last year. However, looking at the year as a whole, sales are down 8 per cent.

From TheJournal.ie 21,000 had gas or electricity cut for not paying bills Power Cut

21,000 had gas or electricity cut for not paying bills

Latest figures show 82 per cent more gas customers were cut off last year, compared to 2011.

From TheJournal.ie CSO farming figures show sheep numbers up 7pc, potatoes down 13.1pc Farming

CSO farming figures show sheep numbers up 7pc, potatoes down 13.1pc

The survey results, for the 12-month period from June 2011 to June 2012, showed an overall increase of 6pc in cereals.

From TheJournal.ie Death penalty stats show increase in executions but drop in death sentences Executions This post contains videos

Death penalty stats show increase in executions but drop in death sentences

The Amnesty International figures have revealed that while the number of people executed last year rose by two, there were 201 less death sentences handed down.

From TheJournal.ie The top selling butter in Germany is... Kerrygold Irish Dairy Board

The top selling butter in Germany is... Kerrygold

The Irish Dairy Board’s report today also revealed that profits were up by 10.8% in 2012.

From TheJournal.ie 147 new cases of suspected child abductions reported in 2012 Child Abductions

147 new cases of suspected child abductions reported in 2012

Nearly half of the new cases involved the United Kingdom.

From TheJournal.ie Over 1,000 people rescued by RNLI lifeboats last year Rescue

Over 1,000 people rescued by RNLI lifeboats last year

The busiest lifeboat station in Ireland last year was in Bangor, Co Down – which carried out half of its callouts during the hours of darkness.

From TheJournal.ie Jobs initiative helped turn 6,000 pledges into 4,000 new hires in 2012 Employment

Jobs initiative helped turn 6,000 pledges into 4,000 new hires in 2012

Hireland, the voluntary initiative which urges SMEs to pledge to take on more staff, helped created 4,000 jobs in its first year.

From TheJournal.ie The 10 billionaires whose net worth rose the most in 2012 Richer This post contains images

The 10 billionaires whose net worth rose the most in 2012

Nope, we haven’t heard of some of these rich folks…

From TheJournal.ie GALLERY: The world waves goodbye to 2012 New Year's Day This post contains images

GALLERY: The world waves goodbye to 2012

From picking fruit to scoring points, TheJournal.ie takes a look at what people around the globe got up to yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie A bull, a portaloo and a boat: Our roads in 2012 I'm On A Boat

A bull, a portaloo and a boat: Our roads in 2012

Between animals and inanimate objects, Ireland’s roads had a lot more than cars on them in 2012.

From TheJournal.ie 'A logistical, logarithmic progression' : The year in 46 quotes Review 2012 This post contains images

'A logistical, logarithmic progression' : The year in 46 quotes

“It’s clear that people are pissed off with us as a government” and 45 other quotes that tell the story of 2012.

From TheJournal.ie The 10 most popular comments on TheJournal.ie in 2012 Review 2012

The 10 most popular comments on TheJournal.ie in 2012

From Sean Quinn to Ryanair to gangland shootings, these are the comments which received the most thumbs up from readers this year.

From The42 I wish I was there: Jessica Ennis' hurdle victory at London 2012 2012 Highlights

I wish I was there: Jessica Ennis' hurdle victory at London 2012

This was more than just a heptathlon event, it was the moment pressure would either crush or create an Olympic icon.

From TheJournal.ie Sitdown Sunday: The 20 deadliest reads of 2012 Review 2012

Sitdown Sunday: The 20 deadliest reads of 2012

It’s been a year of great writing. Here’s the very best from around the web.

From TheJournal.ie Snap: The top 10 Instagram locations in 2012 Instagrammed This post contains images

Snap: The top 10 Instagram locations in 2012

All is not as it seems, however.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you keep your New Year's resolutions? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you keep your New Year's resolutions?

There’s just 60 hours to go in 2012 so we want to know about your New Year’s resolutions.

From The42 It was a very good year: Here are 32 of 2012's sporting winners Legends This post contains images

It was a very good year: Here are 32 of 2012's sporting winners

Featuring Katie Taylor, Rob Kearney and much much more.

From TheJournal.ie Over 1,100 delays/collisions on Irish roads in 2012 - AA Roadwatch Slow Down

Over 1,100 delays/collisions on Irish roads in 2012 - AA Roadwatch

At 374 incidents, Dublin experienced nearly four times as many delays as anywhere else.

From The42 Swings and Ryder bouts: Golfing review of 2012 Game On This post contains videos

Swings and Ryder bouts: Golfing review of 2012

Gareme McDowell came close, Rory McIlroy won a major by eight strokes again and Team Europe rallied from face-down on the canvas.

From TheJournal.ie The 10 most-read Wikipedia entries of 2012 Wikipedia

The 10 most-read Wikipedia entries of 2012

A social media site was the topic most people wanted to look up. But which one was it?

From The42 Why the long face? Take a look back at the year in horse racing... Gee Gees

Why the long face? Take a look back at the year in horse racing...

It was all about Frankel while the racing world also said farewell to another all-time great.

From TheJournal.ie Don't miss: Tomorrow's the last full moon of 2012 Look Up

Don't miss: Tomorrow's the last full moon of 2012

It’s called an oak moon, don’t you know.

From The42 Open thread: Has 2012 been the best year ever for Irish sport? Have Your Say

Open thread: Has 2012 been the best year ever for Irish sport?

Rory McIlroy, Team Ireland and Leinster all had fantastic years.

From TheJournal.ie Here are our top 10 most shared articles on Facebook in 2012 Review 2012 This post contains images

Here are our top 10 most shared articles on Facebook in 2012

From Savita Halappanavar to puppies rescued from a Dublin car, these were the most shared TheJournal.ie articles on Facebook this year.

From TheJournal.ie Here are our top 10 most tweeted articles in 2012 Review 2012 This post contains images

Here are our top 10 most tweeted articles in 2012

From Maeve Binchy to the fatal Swedish House Mafia concert, these are TheJournal.ie stories which were shared the most on Twitter this year.

From The42 Manning, Peterson, Pagano: 2012 a year to remember in the NFL Memories

Manning, Peterson, Pagano: 2012 a year to remember in the NFL

The past 12 months in American football have been characterised by a series of remarkable comebacks.

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