Authorities to hit vitality firms with ‘token’ windfall tax as extra value hikes anticipated
The Authorities is predicted to introduce what’s going to quantity to a token windfall tax on massively in-profit vitality firms within the Price range, the Sunday Unbiased has realized.
Suspects in deadly Kildare pub assault involved with gardaí through attorneys
5 males suspected of being concerned in a vicious pub battle final weekend that led to the loss of life of Dylan McCarthy are believed to keep up a correspondence with gardaí via their authorized representatives.
Advantageous Gael TD’s pub is seized and bought off to vulture fund over mortgage default
A Advantageous Gael TD had a pub and adjoining home he owned seized and bought off by a so-called vulture fund over the non-repayment of a €300,000 mortgage from AIB.
An Bord Pleanala spent greater than €4.2m on ‘different aspect’ authorized charges final 12 months
An Bord Pleanála paid out greater than €4.2m in authorized charges final 12 months to cowl prices for ‘different aspect’ events who introduced challenges towards planning choices.
‘Large unrest’ over Previous Conna golf membership’s authorized battle
A south Dublin golf membership has assured its members that authorized actions taken by two girls who claimed they had been sexually harassed by the membership’s basic supervisor is not going to have an effect on the membership’s funds even when they lose all 4 actions.
Shortfall of 6,000 well being employees amid virus ‘twindemic’ fears
The well being service is dealing with a winter of economic strain, compounding heightened issues over ready lists and emergency division overcrowding.
HSE can’t say what number of employees breach 24-hour shift rule
The HSE can not say what number of of its employees are working shifts of greater than 24 hours in breach of EU legislation as a result of it doesn’t systematically seize the info, it has emerged.
Sinn Féin TD warned of ‘important battle’ between locals and Ukrainian refugees
A Sinn Féin TD despatched letters to greater than 500 houses in Kildare warning of potential “important battle” between locals and Ukrainian refugees resulting from transfer into modular houses there.
70pc of deaths on our roads this 12 months had been in rural spots
New figures from An Garda Síochána and the Street Security Authority present 70pc of highway deaths this 12 months occurred on rural roads with a velocity restrict of 80kmh.
Plug gained’t be pulled on clients
The little recognized Fee for Regulation of Utilities quietly introduced what it known as a “suite of recent enhanced shopper safety measures” final week. Briefly, there shall be no fuel or electrical energy provide disconnections for a interval of three to 6 months this winter.
An Garda Síochána march via Dublin Metropolis for centenary of switch of energy