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#Water protests

From TheJournal.ie 1994: Homeowners told they could win cars and holidays if they paid their water charges Prize Draw

1994: Homeowners told they could win cars and holidays if they paid their water charges

Home-owners in South Dublin were entered into a prize draw if they paid in full and on time.

From TheJournal.ie Mary Lou McDonald is now refusing to pay water charges Irish Water

Mary Lou McDonald is now refusing to pay water charges

She had previously said she would be paying.

From TheJournal.ie IN PICTURES: Ireland's Umbrella Movement takes to the streets against water charges Turnout For The Books
From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Sunday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Here’s how your Sunday starts.

From TheJournal.ie 'Things change': Labour TD defends her party's U-turn on water charges The Usual Suspects

'Things change': Labour TD defends her party's U-turn on water charges

Joanna Tuffy has criticised people who recently shared a statement she made against water charges in 2009.

From TheJournal.ie Enda Kenny: It's either water charges, or a 4% tax increase, or 'boiling water for decades' Choices Choices Choices

Enda Kenny: It's either water charges, or a 4% tax increase, or 'boiling water for decades'

The Taoiseach was speaking in Dublin tonight.

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Saturday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about massive water charges protests and the morning after Halloween night.

From TheJournal.ie These TDs and Senators are refusing to pay water charges. Here's why... N To The O

These TDs and Senators are refusing to pay water charges. Here's why...

“The level of non-cooperation and non-engagement with Irish Water shows that the Government should just give up now.”

From TheJournal.ie IN IMAGES: A brief history of the Irish protest We Have Form

IN IMAGES: A brief history of the Irish protest

This ain’t our first rodeo.

From TheJournal.ie More than 100,000 will turn up at water charge protests tomorrow, predicts TD Irish Water

More than 100,000 will turn up at water charge protests tomorrow, predicts TD

The claim came as Pat Rabbitte said the public mood is being “exploited”.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Friday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Almost 100 anti-water charges protests planned across the country Right2Water

Almost 100 anti-water charges protests planned across the country

It is the second day of action by the Right2Water group.

From TheJournal.ie Part 2: We put your questions to Irish Water - here's what they told us Water Response
From TheJournal.ie Limerick protesters plan to burn Irish Water forms to give Government a 'Halloween scare' Water Protests

Limerick protesters plan to burn Irish Water forms to give Government a 'Halloween scare'

It’s estimated that approximately 6,000 turned out to protest against the charges.

From TheJournal.ie 14 reasons why people don't like and don't trust Irish Water Underwater

14 reasons why people don't like and don't trust Irish Water

Leaks, protests, communication breakdown and a scorned minister have all contributed to a difficult 10 months for the new semi-state.

From TheJournal.ie Why are gardaí wearing cameras at water meter protests? Expensive Cameras This post contains images

Why are gardaí wearing cameras at water meter protests?

According to gardaí, it’s nothing new.

From TheJournal.ie "I will die upstairs in my bedroom" -  The week in quotes Say That Again

"I will die upstairs in my bedroom" - The week in quotes

Irish Water protests intensified, Roy Keane released his autobiography, and John McNulty lost the Seanad election – here’s the week in quotes.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Water, Garda criticism and references to Stalin - Dublin City Council had a busy meeting Protests
From TheJournal.ie Protesters block Joan Burton's car from leaving Dublin event Raheny

Protesters block Joan Burton's car from leaving Dublin event

The Tánaiste was at a school in Raheny to launch a report on Breakfast Clubs

From TheJournal.ie A TD used a Dáil question to ask if a water meter protester would have their dole cut Welfare

A TD used a Dáil question to ask if a water meter protester would have their dole cut

Terence Flanagan used a case involving one of his own constituents to ask if the Department of Social Protection cuts the dole of anti-government protestors.

From TheJournal.ie Thirsty for a revolution? No ... we're not, insist Raheny's elderly residents Protesting The Protests

Thirsty for a revolution? No ... we're not, insist Raheny's elderly residents

Residents of Tonlegee Drive aren’t huge fans of water charges. But they’re not too keen on the people protesting the charges either, as TheJournal.ie discovered…

From TheJournal.ie One arrested as angry protesters confront Taoiseach at elderly-care centre Water Protests

One arrested as angry protesters confront Taoiseach at elderly-care centre

Demonstrators have been accused of “thuggish” behaviour for staging their action while elderly patients were nearby.

From TheJournal.ie Gilmore: I find it hard to understand why people are blocking Irish Water from installing meters Confused.com

Gilmore: I find it hard to understand why people are blocking Irish Water from installing meters

The Tánaiste also said he would not be bound by any timetable on the Cabinet agreeing on how much people will have to pay.