Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop, CEO of the Rape Crisis Centre, outside 70 Leeson Street Lower, the centre’s home for 28 years. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times 2:17

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre is at risk of losing the Leeson Street premises that has been its home for the past 28 years, as it is being sold by a N(...)

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter said rape and sexual assault were ’abhorrences that blight our country’   Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre received more than 9,000 counselling calls last year, with a 23 per cent increase in first-time callers. The cent(...)