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From TheJournal.ie Shatter: I have no plans to end direct provision Alan Shatter

Shatter: I have no plans to end direct provision

The Justice Minister said he wants to ensure that applications are speeded up.

From TheJournal.ie Hogan reports email threat to burn his family home to gardaí Threat

Hogan reports email threat to burn his family home to gardaí

A spokesperson for the minister said he had previously received threats in relation to the household charge but they were “not like this”.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know this morning as you start your weekend…

From TheJournal.ie Immigrant Council call for clear procedures for stateless people in Europe Human Rights

Immigrant Council call for clear procedures for stateless people in Europe

There are 600,000 stateless people across Europe.

From TheJournal.ie Under-13s most vulnerable to sex assault by male family member Children

Under-13s most vulnerable to sex assault by male family member

A report from the RCNI is published this morning and shows that the average age of perpetrators was 26.

From TheJournal.ie This group is digitally preserving the world’s heritage sites for future generations Conservation This post contains images

This group is digitally preserving the world’s heritage sites for future generations

War and natural disasters are causing destruction so a non-profit organisation plans to digitally scan 500 heritage sites over the next five years.

From TheJournal.ie More than 81% of farmers support gun ownership rights Rural Ireland

More than 81% of farmers support gun ownership rights

Eight out of ten farmers say they should have the right to own a gun to protect themselves and their property.

From TheJournal.ie HPV vaccine given to 44,000 girls - exceeding its target Cervical Cancer

HPV vaccine given to 44,000 girls - exceeding its target

The HSE has released details on the uptake rates for its 2011/2012 nationwide HPV vaccination campaign.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Burning our bogs is like setting fire to our future Opinion

Column: Burning our bogs is like setting fire to our future

There is an economic and social value in preserving our bogs. We need to forget our romantic ideas turf fires and preserve our heritage, writes Kieran McNally.

From TheJournal.ie HSE: Older people, children and manual workers risk 'serious harm' in heatwave Heatwave

HSE: Older people, children and manual workers risk 'serious harm' in heatwave

Along with the Department of Health, they have issued a number of tips to keep people cool and safe during the good weather.

From TheJournal.ie Victims of stalking and domestic violence to get EU-wide protection Stalking

Victims of stalking and domestic violence to get EU-wide protection

The new law will see restraining orders obtained in your home country having the same standing in law across all EU states.

From TheJournal.ie Ofcom sets out proposals to tackle mid-contract price rises Consumers

Ofcom sets out proposals to tackle mid-contract price rises

The regulator is considering introducing rules allowing customers to exit their contract without penalty if prices are raised in the middle of a contract term.

From TheJournal.ie Immigration in Ireland: Approximately 88,000 visa applications received in 2012 Immigration

Immigration in Ireland: Approximately 88,000 visa applications received in 2012

In total, approximately 165,700 immigration related requests were made in 2012.

From TheJournal.ie Widow calls for mental health changes to protect children Mental Health

Widow calls for mental health changes to protect children

Una Butler’s husband took his own life in 2010 after killing their two young daughters.

From TheJournal.ie Emergency services association call for stronger protection Halloween

Emergency services association call for stronger protection

The IFESA said workers are bracing themselves for another busy Halloween tonight when it is more than likely they will face injury and assault.

From TheJournal.ie How would you like to see the environment protected? Environment

How would you like to see the environment protected?

The EPA have invited members of the public to submit views on how protecting the environment.

From TheJournal.ie Animal rights group to march in Dublin Animal Rights

Animal rights group to march in Dublin

ARAN is calling on the government to introduce tougher sentences and fines for animal abuse and cruelty.

From TheJournal.ie State spent €70m on private and state accommodation for asylum seekers Asylum

State spent €70m on private and state accommodation for asylum seekers

Over 5,100 people are currently being housed in 37 accommodation centres around Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Bandon to get 100-year flood protection Flooding

Bandon to get 100-year flood protection

A €10 million scheme for the Cork town was revealed yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Google releases data on copyright infringement reports Copyright

Google releases data on copyright infringement reports

Data from the internet search company shows that Microsoft was the copyright owner with the most requests for link removals.

From TheJournal.ie 40 per cent of prisoners in St Patrick's are on protection Young Offenders

40 per cent of prisoners in St Patrick's are on protection

Prisoners at the institution, which houses offenders aged 16 to 21, are placed on protection when they are under threat from other inmates or pose a risk to the prison population.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you agree with the protesting turf cutters? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you agree with the protesting turf cutters?

The turf cutters are in a stand-off with the Government in a row which pitches assertions of a historic right to cut on their land against bog protection legislation. What do you think?

From TheJournal.ie New standards for protection and welfare of children launched Children

New standards for protection and welfare of children launched

Members of the public are being asked for their opinions on the proposed new national standards, which are for the protection and welfare of children in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: How often do you eat potatoes? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How often do you eat potatoes?

One type of humble Irish spud has been given special EU Protected Geographical Indication – but do potatoes form a regular part of your diet

From TheJournal.ie Men "value themselves more than women", says survey Gender

Men "value themselves more than women", says survey

Figures released by a life assurance provider show that men spend more money on their life assurance than women do – raising the question if men value themselves more.

From TheJournal.ie Bailout is “dispossessing poor and vulnerable people” of their money Social Justice Ireland

Bailout is “dispossessing poor and vulnerable people” of their money

Social Justice Ireland met with the Troika today and spoke to them about changes needed to protect the poor and vulnerable in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Call for creation of official sex offenders register Sex Offenders

Call for creation of official sex offenders register

Independent TD Denis Naughten says address notification breaches by offenders shows system is not protecting children.