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#Survivors

# survivors - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Three dead after tourist catamaran sinks off Costa Rica
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# Huge Wave

Three dead after tourist catamaran sinks off Costa Rica

Jan 8th 2015, 9:37 PM 16,371 Views 5 Comments

Rescuers have plucked 94 people from the sea so far.

# survivors - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Search resumes for crew of capsized cargo vessel off Scotland coast
# Cemfjord
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# Cemfjord

Search resumes for crew of capsized cargo vessel off Scotland coast

Jan 4th 2015, 10:00 AM 24,414 Views 15 Comments

Search efforts are being coordinated by the Shetland Coastguard.

# survivors - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Aviation experts call for compulsory 'real-time' tracking of aircraft
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# AirAsia

Aviation experts call for compulsory 'real-time' tracking of aircraft

Dec 30th 2014, 11:44 AM 9,952 Views 15 Comments

Experts say while real-time tracking technology will not save lives, but will significantly streamline search efforts.

# survivors - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Here are the 32 teams through to the Europa League knock-out stages
# Survivors
# Survivors

Here are the 32 teams through to the Europa League knock-out stages

Dec 11th 2014, 10:54 PM 4,067 Views 13 Comments

The winners of the competition will earn a coveted place in the Champions League

# survivors - Monday 7 July, 2014

Martin: 'Crisis of the sexual abuse of children in the church not a chapter of the past'
# Healing
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# Healing

Martin: 'Crisis of the sexual abuse of children in the church not a chapter of the past'

Jul 7th 2014, 8:02 PM 8,049 Views 24 Comments

The Archbishop said that the Catholic Church must “do more” to help victims of abuse.

# survivors - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

It's not just Tuam... Mother-and-baby probe needs to examine at least 100 institutions, Minister told
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# Widening Scope

It's not just Tuam... Mother-and-baby probe needs to examine at least 100 institutions, Minister told

Jun 25th 2014, 10:29 PM 13,510 Views 67 Comments

Survivors, campaigners and academics say the scope of the Commission may need to be widened to take in private nursing homes, mental institutions and smaller mother-and-baby homes.

# survivors - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Government announces legislation to support Magdalene survivors
# Magdalene Laundries
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# Magdalene Laundries

Government announces legislation to support Magdalene survivors

Jun 24th 2014, 4:39 PM 4,400 Views 11 Comments

The Justice Minister also announced that lump sums totalling €12.8 million have been paid to survivors.

# survivors - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Cork air crash survivors: We realise how lucky we are
# Manx2
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# Manx2

Cork air crash survivors: We realise how lucky we are

Jun 12th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,244 Views 2 Comments

The six survivors have met up every year since the tragedy and hope to continue to so so in the future.

# survivors - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Victims in Cork air crash suffered head, chest and abdominal injuries on impact
# Manx2 Crash
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# Manx2 Crash

Victims in Cork air crash suffered head, chest and abdominal injuries on impact

Jun 10th 2014, 9:30 PM 19,145 Views 5 Comments

Inquest into 2011 tragedy in which six people died hears survivors tell how they felt “suffocated” and “terrified”.

# survivors - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Rescuers battle to aid Afghan flood victims as death toll hits 80
# Rescue Efforts
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# Rescue Efforts

Rescuers battle to aid Afghan flood victims as death toll hits 80

Jun 8th 2014, 5:08 PM 5,639 Views 1 Comment

Scores of people said to be missing after flash foods hit the remote Baghlan province.

# survivors - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Cancer survivors reveal how 'overwhelming, lingering, unrelenting' tiredness holds them back
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# Survivors

Cancer survivors reveal how 'overwhelming, lingering, unrelenting' tiredness holds them back

Apr 27th 2014, 8:45 AM 16,983 Views 35 Comments

More study on cancer-related fatigue is needed – and doctors are hoping to talk to survivors about it.

# survivors - Monday 7 April, 2014

Documentary about Christine Buckley 'Dear Daughter' to be aired tonight
# Institutional Abuse
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# Institutional Abuse

Documentary about Christine Buckley 'Dear Daughter' to be aired tonight

Apr 7th 2014, 5:32 PM 14,770 Views 11 Comments

The programme will be shown on RTÉ.

# survivors - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Monument to 222 lost Bethany children to be unveiled at ceremony
# Resting Place
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# Resting Place

Monument to 222 lost Bethany children to be unveiled at ceremony

Apr 2nd 2014, 11:29 AM 6,676 Views 7 Comments

The names of children who died while at the home are due to be released in the hope people will find their relations who lived there.

# survivors - Saturday 29 March, 2014

‘It’s important to have a survivor at the heart of the Vatican’ says Marie Collins
# Child Abuse
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# Child Abuse

‘It’s important to have a survivor at the heart of the Vatican’ says Marie Collins

Mar 29th 2014, 7:45 AM 4,148 Views 10 Comments

She said she hopes that more lay people and survivors of abuse will be asked to join the council.

# survivors - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Victims of abuse by school caretaker to see new report
# Gweedore
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# Gweedore

Victims of abuse by school caretaker to see new report

Mar 27th 2014, 6:44 PM 8,139 Views 0 Comments

A review of social work practices was undertaken in Donegal after a school caretaker was convicted of molesting four boys.

# survivors - Friday 21 March, 2014

8 All-Ireland U21 winners named in Galway side to face Leitrim in Connacht semi-final
# Team News
# Team News

8 All-Ireland U21 winners named in Galway side to face Leitrim in Connacht semi-final

Mar 21st 2014, 11:58 AM 4,364 Views 1 Comment

But star attacker Shane Walsh is ruled out for Galway through injury.

# survivors - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Memorial to 222 children who died at Bethany Home to be unveiled
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Memorial to 222 children who died at Bethany Home to be unveiled

Mar 11th 2014, 9:31 AM 7,867 Views 5 Comments

The memorial is dedicated to the young babies and children who died while in the care of the home between 1922 and 1949.

# survivors - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Abuse survivors to protest against redress fund
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# Compensation

Abuse survivors to protest against redress fund

Feb 25th 2014, 10:13 AM 4,763 Views 16 Comments

Survivors Who Stand Together claim that they are being treated like “beggars”.

# survivors - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Magdalene survivors still 'distressed and confused' over claiming redress
# Guide
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# Guide

Magdalene survivors still 'distressed and confused' over claiming redress

Feb 19th 2014, 8:27 PM 5,163 Views 20 Comments

JFM Research has published a supplementary guide for women experiencing issues claiming restorative justice.

Women 'yet to receive a penny' on anniversary of apology to Magdalene survivors
# Redress
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# Redress

Women 'yet to receive a penny' on anniversary of apology to Magdalene survivors

Feb 19th 2014, 6:15 AM 5,760 Views 23 Comments

Today marks the one year anniversary of the apology from the Taoiseach to Magdalene survivors.

# survivors - Friday 13 December, 2013

Bethany Home survivors say Lynch should 'consult a mirror' on facts
# Bethany Home
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# Bethany Home

Bethany Home survivors say Lynch should 'consult a mirror' on facts

Dec 13th 2013, 10:35 AM 4,383 Views 6 Comments

The Dáil debated the lack of redress for the survivors this week.

# survivors - Friday 8 November, 2013

'Serious errors' with McAleese Report, say Magdalene survivors
# Survivors
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# Survivors

'Serious errors' with McAleese Report, say Magdalene survivors

Nov 8th 2013, 9:37 AM 6,814 Views 51 Comments

Justice for Magdalenes Research pointed to the length of time the McAleese Report said most women stayed in the laundries, compared to how long survivors actually stayed in them.

# survivors - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Call for immediate compensation as second Magdalene survivor passes away
# Survivors
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Call for immediate compensation as second Magdalene survivor passes away

Oct 22nd 2013, 3:51 PM 9,664 Views 59 Comments

Kathleen Whelan is one of two members of Magdalene Survivors Together who has died this year before receiving compensation.

# survivors - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Bethany Home survivors look into bringing government to court
# Redress
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# Redress

Bethany Home survivors look into bringing government to court

Oct 17th 2013, 9:30 AM 2,946 Views 12 Comments

Derek Leinster said that there has been some good news regarding a memorial at Mount Jerome cemetery.

# survivors - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Magdalene protest to take place at Sisters of Mercy office
# Cork
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# Cork

Magdalene protest to take place at Sisters of Mercy office

Aug 27th 2013, 3:01 PM 6,339 Views 28 Comments

The protest will involve the signatures of over 1,000 people being gathered on white sheets and displayed at the event.

# survivors - Sunday 18 August, 2013

"We're victims of medical negligence" - Symphysiotomy survivors reject mediation
# Symphysiotomy
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# Symphysiotomy

"We're victims of medical negligence" - Symphysiotomy survivors reject mediation

Aug 18th 2013, 6:32 PM 5,690 Views 14 Comments

One of the groups representing survivors says the system proposed by James Reilly “seeks to buy their silence”.

# survivors - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Bethany Home survivor appeals to Taoiseach over redress
# Bethany Home
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# Bethany Home

Bethany Home survivor appeals to Taoiseach over redress

Aug 4th 2013, 8:15 AM 2,920 Views 10 Comments

Derek Leinster has said that he would like Enda Kenny to set up a small committee “to do the right thing”.

# survivors - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Poll: Should Bethany survivors be given same redress as Magdalenes?
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# Your Say

Poll: Should Bethany survivors be given same redress as Magdalenes?

Jul 25th 2013, 10:26 AM 5,120 Views 39 Comments

Parallels have been made between the Bethany Home case and that of the Magadalene Laundries.

"Determined" Bethany Home survivors to continue fight for redress
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# Redress

"Determined" Bethany Home survivors to continue fight for redress

Jul 25th 2013, 6:45 AM 2,436 Views 9 Comments

The survivors are to regroup and consider their options in their fight for redress.

# survivors - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Government: No redress scheme for survivors of Bethany Home
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# Survivors

Government: No redress scheme for survivors of Bethany Home

Jul 23rd 2013, 7:10 PM 7,145 Views 32 Comments

One survivor said he was “devastated” by the decision which was announced by government in a statement this evening.

McGuinness calls for justice for Bethany Home survivors
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# Survivors

McGuinness calls for justice for Bethany Home survivors

Jul 23rd 2013, 7:30 AM 3,450 Views 52 Comments

The men and women, who say they were neglected while in the care of the home, met with the North’s Deputy First Minister yesterday.

# survivors - Monday 22 July, 2013

Bethany Home survivors call for cross-border investigation into neglect
# Bethany Homes
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# Bethany Homes

Bethany Home survivors call for cross-border investigation into neglect

Jul 22nd 2013, 3:00 PM 3,558 Views 18 Comments

The survivors are looking for their cross-border experiences of neglect to be investigated under the Joint Ministerial Council of the Belfast Good Friday Agreement.

# survivors - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Magdalene survivors call on Catholics to boycott mass this weekend
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# Protest

Magdalene survivors call on Catholics to boycott mass this weekend

Jul 18th 2013, 3:13 PM 9,774 Views 207 Comments

A group representing survivors of the Magdalene laundries has asked people to withhold donations to their local Catholic church this weekend.

# survivors - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Enda Kenny: Religious orders should reflect on making a monetary contribution to Magdalenes
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# Leaders' Questions

Enda Kenny: Religious orders should reflect on making a monetary contribution to Magdalenes

Jul 17th 2013, 12:19 PM 3,799 Views 43 Comments

The religious orders who were responsible for the Magdalene Laundries should give money towards the compensation scheme, but Enda Kenny says he won’t go down the legal route to ensure they do.

# survivors - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Government condemned by symphysiotomy group for "underhand approach"
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Government condemned by symphysiotomy group for "underhand approach"

Jul 10th 2013, 8:00 AM 3,087 Views 6 Comments

A survivors’ group says any proposals for a Magdalene-type scheme of redress would be “wholly inappropriate”, and has called on the Government to engage with its members.

# survivors - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Some Magdalene survivors "expressed difficulty" in understanding redress
# Magdalenes
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# Magdalenes

Some Magdalene survivors "expressed difficulty" in understanding redress

Jul 6th 2013, 7:45 AM 2,705 Views 7 Comments

Justice for Magdalenes research has published a guide, and said it will “empower” survivors when applying for the funds.

# survivors - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

# survivors - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Magdalene group seeks meeting with Shatter over 'deeply unfair' redress scheme
# Magdalene
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# Magdalene

Magdalene group seeks meeting with Shatter over 'deeply unfair' redress scheme

Jun 27th 2013, 10:10 PM 7,933 Views 40 Comments

The compensation scheme announced this week falls far short of what’s required, survivors say.

# survivors - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

‘Today is about justice’: Magdalene redress scheme details announced
# Survivors
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# Survivors

‘Today is about justice’: Magdalene redress scheme details announced

Jun 26th 2013, 10:00 PM 5,372 Views 21 Comments

The Magdalene survivors will all receive cash payments from €11,500 to €100,000, depending on their length of stay.

Symphysiotomy survivors want justice for 'barbaric' acts
# Symphysiotomy
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# Symphysiotomy

Symphysiotomy survivors want justice for 'barbaric' acts

Jun 26th 2013, 10:00 PM 5,822 Views 18 Comments

A protest was held outside Leinster House today as the women fight for the right to a day in court.