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Ulster's jailed rapists have been spending, on average, less than four years behind bars, it can be revealed today. While the average sentence for rape handed down by Northern Ireland's courts from 1999 to 2003 was seven and a half years, the controversial 50% remission policy here meant that rapists…
A government-backed positive-parenting campaign should be launched to help carers develop alternatives to slapping, a charity said yesterday. The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children urged the Irish government to show its support for parents by launching a state-funded campaign to help people use the most effective…
New proposals to tighten up the regulation of Northern Ireland's charities and stop paramilitaries and criminal gangs ripping off the public will be revealed by the government today. The draft legislation, which is to be put out for consultation today by the Department for Social Development, is expected to include…
Sperrin Lakeland Health and Social Care Trust have advertised a tender for the DBFO of a new acute hospital facility on the outskirts of Enniskillen to be built under the PFI. The project will see the provision of approximately 300 beds in a modern acute health care service, which will…