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Lake of water discovered beneath the surface of Mars
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Lake of water discovered beneath the surface of Mars

Jul 25th 2018, 9:31 PM 28,827 Views 63 Comments

The discovery has led to the eternal question to be asked once more – could there be life on Mars?

Streets washed with canal water, buses washed every third night - how services deal with water restrictions
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Streets washed with canal water, buses washed every third night - how services deal with water restrictions

Jul 4th 2018, 7:20 AM 37,135 Views 80 Comments

Irish Water is appealing to the public to conserve water where possible.

Water supply returning to thousands of homes after burst pipe in Meath repaired
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Water supply returning to thousands of homes after burst pipe in Meath repaired

Aug 1st 2017, 9:59 PM 24,344 Views 92 Comments

Between 5,000 and 10,000 homes were without water in Navan town today.

Here are the questions on water charges you want answered
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Here are the questions on water charges you want answered

Jul 17th 2017, 2:18 PM 14,419 Views 41 Comments

FINALLY. Talk about water charges might be coming to an end as the government figure out how to give the cash back.

Government yet to make final decision as to when water charges will be refunded
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Government yet to make final decision as to when water charges will be refunded

Jul 12th 2017, 4:17 PM 9,739 Views 57 Comments

Officials are in negotiations with the EU for a special deal to pay around €160 million in water charge refunds.

'We're on the verge of a really important victory': Large crowds gather in Dublin for Right2Water protest
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'We're on the verge of a really important victory': Large crowds gather in Dublin for Right2Water protest

Apr 8th 2017, 5:36 PM 26,883 Views 211 Comments

Crowds turned out in Dublin today for the demonstration.

Finally: Water committee close to a deal on the future of charges
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Finally: Water committee close to a deal on the future of charges

Mar 29th 2017, 7:54 PM 16,587 Views 71 Comments

The definition of water wastage has been defined as 1.7 times the average usage has been agreed by the committee.

So many questions... what's happening with water charges?
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So many questions... what's happening with water charges?

Mar 1st 2017, 7:35 AM 13,985 Views 158 Comments

Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael are at loggerheads over water charges… again.

How and why three guys in their 20s launched a canned water brand
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How and why three guys in their 20s launched a canned water brand

Feb 19th 2017, 10:00 AM 37,902 Views 47 Comments

CanO Water has also started shipping to China and the Czech Republic.

Official verdict: 'The vast majority of consumers will not have to pay direct charges for water'
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Official verdict: 'The vast majority of consumers will not have to pay direct charges for water'

Nov 29th 2016, 5:07 PM 19,945 Views 240 Comments

The report describes normal usage as “a public service.”

Poll: Are you in favour of water services remaining in public ownership?
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Poll: Are you in favour of water services remaining in public ownership?

Nov 7th 2016, 8:30 AM 34,819 Views 133 Comments

A bill is coming before the Dáil calling for a referendum on the ownership of Ireland’s water services.

Boil water notice in Cork finally lifted after eight months
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Boil water notice in Cork finally lifted after eight months

Oct 21st 2016, 8:47 PM 9,361 Views 18 Comments

Irish Water said they had invested €1 million to make sure users have access to clean water all-year-round.

Thousands of people signed up for 'Ireland's largest water fight'... Here's how many showed up
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Thousands of people signed up for 'Ireland's largest water fight'... Here's how many showed up

Aug 3rd 2016, 9:28 AM 8,694 Views 3 Comments

Over 17,000 people were interested in the Facebook event. Seventeen thousand!

Day of action: Everything you need to know about today's Right2Water protests
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Day of action: Everything you need to know about today's Right2Water protests

Jan 23rd 2016, 7:30 AM 9,185 Views 56 Comments

From Cork to Cavan – there’s demonstrations planned right across Ireland.

If you want €100 off your water bill you better get moving
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If you want €100 off your water bill you better get moving

Jun 30th 2015, 8:00 AM 31,913 Views 111 Comments

If you’re planning on paying, that is.

A bar that serves only tap water opened in London today
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A bar that serves only tap water opened in London today

May 29th 2015, 9:52 PM 37,798 Views 45 Comments

YEP.

Irish Water plans to send out hundreds of thousands of incorrect bills
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Irish Water plans to send out hundreds of thousands of incorrect bills

Mar 25th 2015, 8:24 AM 20,923 Views 150 Comments

Because people haven’t filled in their forms correctly.

Irish Water's meter installation is 'on target and ahead of budget'
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Irish Water's meter installation is 'on target and ahead of budget'

Nov 24th 2014, 5:00 PM 17,880 Views 122 Comments

Ervia chief Michael McNicholas was speaking after it emerged that the cost of water meters had been underestimated by €107 million.

Here's what we know about the new water charges
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Here's what we know about the new water charges

Nov 17th 2014, 5:10 PM 30,258 Views 148 Comments

The measures will be brought before Cabinet tomorrow and formally announced on Wednesday

Irish Water is asking councils for information on their tenants
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Irish Water is asking councils for information on their tenants

Nov 5th 2014, 11:48 AM 11,015 Views 114 Comments

The company says it needs to have an up to date database.

We asked every TD and Senator if they're paying their water charges. Here's what they said...
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We asked every TD and Senator if they're paying their water charges. Here's what they said...

Nov 3rd 2014, 9:05 AM 62,298 Views 69 Comments

Most elected representatives intend to pay their water bills, but some won’t and some are undecided….

Who are Irish Water's board and how much do they earn?
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Who are Irish Water's board and how much do they earn?

Oct 20th 2014, 2:45 PM 33,341 Views 110 Comments

This much.

It may cost you €188 to call out Irish Water to fix a leak
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It may cost you €188 to call out Irish Water to fix a leak

Oct 19th 2014, 8:55 PM 35,908 Views 174 Comments

But only if the problem is on your side of the meter.

New TD's call for water boycott: 'If people stick together we can beat this thing'
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New TD's call for water boycott: 'If people stick together we can beat this thing'

Oct 11th 2014, 7:04 PM 13,255 Views 103 Comments

The Socialists are celebrating tonight.

Dáil hopeful Cathal King admits Sinn Féin's policy on water charges 'confused' voters
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Dáil hopeful Cathal King admits Sinn Féin's policy on water charges 'confused' voters

Oct 11th 2014, 2:06 PM 9,613 Views 31 Comments

The party’s Dublin South-West by-election candidate is in a battle to win a Dáil seat.

Is water a human right?
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Is water a human right?

Oct 11th 2014, 9:45 AM 18,814 Views 118 Comments

Here’s what the UN says.

I rent my home, who pays for my water?
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I rent my home, who pays for my water?

Oct 1st 2014, 7:12 PM 65,135 Views 169 Comments

In short: you do.

Ministers 'can claim water charges as expenses on their second homes'
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Ministers 'can claim water charges as expenses on their second homes'

Sep 30th 2014, 7:12 PM 20,923 Views 110 Comments

However, the Taoiseach has said he intends to pay “whatever my water charge is” on his second home.

This video of an extremely deep swimming pool will give you weird feelings
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This video of an extremely deep swimming pool will give you weird feelings

Sep 10th 2014, 8:06 AM 5,965 Views 6 Comments

It’s 113 feet deep. NO THANKS.

'Water charges will hurt low-income families'
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'Water charges will hurt low-income families'

Aug 1st 2014, 8:45 AM 12,586 Views 147 Comments

St Vincent de Paul is unhappy that assistance is being provided from the Household Package.

Gilmore on THAT water charges leaflet: 'What I was against then is what I'm against now'
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Gilmore on THAT water charges leaflet: 'What I was against then is what I'm against now'

May 20th 2014, 6:15 AM 17,296 Views 81 Comments

“Yes, I am,” the Tánaiste said yesterday when asked if he was hearing anger on the doorsteps about water charges.

Gilmore wants 'a genuinely free allowance' as Cabinet discusses how much you'll pay for water
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Gilmore wants 'a genuinely free allowance' as Cabinet discusses how much you'll pay for water

Apr 30th 2014, 6:15 AM 5,982 Views 34 Comments

A coalition split over water charges will be discussed at Government Buildings this morning.

'Reasonably quickly': Kenny and Gilmore still can't say when they'll decide on water charges
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'Reasonably quickly': Kenny and Gilmore still can't say when they'll decide on water charges

Apr 29th 2014, 1:41 PM 5,368 Views 74 Comments

Amid pressure on the government to spill the beans before voters go to the polls on 23 May there may not be a decision after tomorrow’s Cabinet meeting, Enda Kenny and Eamon Gilmore indicated today.

Today's the day Irish Water take over the network
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Today's the day Irish Water take over the network

Apr 29th 2014, 7:00 AM 10,375 Views 72 Comments

Got a problem with water supply? You should bring it to Irish Water from today.

The one thing you need to remember about the water row? There's an election in 36 days
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The one thing you need to remember about the water row? There's an election in 36 days

Apr 17th 2014, 9:04 AM 9,214 Views 66 Comments

While most people only care about how much they’ll have to pay for water the politics of this points to Labour looking out for itself ahead of what is likely to be a tough election next month.

Gilmore on water leak: 'I don't blame anybody for it, I just think it's unhelpful'
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Gilmore on water leak: 'I don't blame anybody for it, I just think it's unhelpful'

Apr 16th 2014, 2:32 PM 9,815 Views 47 Comments

One Minister described this morning’s Cabinet discussions about water charges as “robust” while the Taoiseach declined to take questions on his way into Dublin Castle this afternoon.

'No agreement... and no agreement that we'll have an agreement': Cabinet row over water
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'No agreement... and no agreement that we'll have an agreement': Cabinet row over water

Apr 16th 2014, 10:34 AM 6,697 Views 77 Comments

There’s no agreement then.

We'll find out how much we have to pay for water in August - and some of us could pay less
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We'll find out how much we have to pay for water in August - and some of us could pay less

Feb 11th 2014, 3:58 PM 12,152 Views 48 Comments

TDs and Senators have also heard that Irish Water’s has put some 115,000 water meters into the ground, at a rate of around 27,000 a month, so far.

Irish Water says it 'always anticipated' leaks
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Irish Water says it 'always anticipated' leaks

Feb 5th 2014, 3:28 PM 9,350 Views 61 Comments

The company says the age of the pipe network, not their workers, caused leaks in Dublin.

Limerick floods were 'like Dante's Inferno'
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Limerick floods were 'like Dante's Inferno'

Feb 4th 2014, 6:37 PM 14,146 Views 22 Comments

The building of a flood barrier in Limerick will begin ‘immediately’ Brian Hayes says.

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