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Trial begins for Austrian priest accused of assaulting 24 boys
# Sex Abuse
# Sex Abuse

Trial begins for Austrian priest accused of assaulting 24 boys

Jul 1st 2013, 10:03 PM 7,811 Views 0 Comments

The former headmaster of a monastery boarding school allegedly assaulted the pupils between 1973 and 1993 at the school and foreign trips.

PICS: Six dead, thousands evacuated in central Europe floods
# Floods
# Floods

PICS: Six dead, thousands evacuated in central Europe floods

Jun 3rd 2013, 4:17 PM 18,662 Views 12 Comments

Water levels in Germany on the Danube, Inn and Ilz rivers have already surpassed records from previous heavy floods in 1954 and 2002.

Two missing in Austria as heavy rains force evacuations
# Austria
# Austria

Two missing in Austria as heavy rains force evacuations

Jun 2nd 2013, 6:25 PM 48 Views 12 Comments

Landslides triggered by heavy rains that have forced the evacuation of at least 200 people from their homes in Austria.

Man drives to hospital carrying his own sawn-off arm
# Austria
# Austria

Man drives to hospital carrying his own sawn-off arm

May 12th 2013, 4:53 PM 25,054 Views 63 Comments

Police said the only reason the Hungarian did not bleed to death was that he was in a state of shock.

Record breaker: Eurozone unemployment now at 12.1 per cent
# Unemployment
# Unemployment

Record breaker: Eurozone unemployment now at 12.1 per cent

Apr 30th 2013, 10:35 AM 4,122 Views 26 Comments

Over 19 million people are unemployed in the eurozone but Ireland has recorded one of the largest year-on-year decreases in unemployment rates.

John Banville wins Austrian literature prize
# European Literature
# European Literature

John Banville wins Austrian literature prize

Apr 22nd 2013, 9:40 PM 6,167 Views 8 Comments

Banville, 67, will receive the award and the €25,000 prize money at a ceremony in Salzburg on July 25.

Meet the lone ‘sheriff’ of the ‘ashtray of Europe’
# Austria
# Austria

Meet the lone ‘sheriff’ of the ‘ashtray of Europe’

Apr 21st 2013, 11:00 AM 10,310 Views 14 Comments

Anti-smoking advocate and cancer sufferer is trying to highlight Austria’s lax enforcement, where almost two thirds of venues flout complex smoking area legislation.

Your FAI Chief Executive Watching the Hurling Pic of the Day
# Famous Face
From The42
# Famous Face

Your FAI Chief Executive Watching the Hurling Pic of the Day

Mar 31st 2013, 6:26 PM 3,446 Views 6 Comments

John Delaney was spotted in attendance at the Kilkenny-Cork match this afternoon.

Opinion: History is a nightmare from which Trapattoni's Irish side are trying to awake
# Review
From The42
# Review

Opinion: History is a nightmare from which Trapattoni's Irish side are trying to awake

Mar 31st 2013, 8:15 AM 4,369 Views 12 Comments

Will the Austria draw be remembered as Trap’s ‘Israel moment’?

Eamon Dunphy: Trapattoni doesn't respect our football culture
# IreAus
From The42
# IreAus

Eamon Dunphy: Trapattoni doesn't respect our football culture

Mar 27th 2013, 1:14 PM 14,573 Views 107 Comments

The Italian reckons we’re minnows, according to the RTÉ pundit.

‘We are not England’ – Trap showed he doesn’t speak our language and doesn’t get us
# Opinion
From The42
# Opinion

‘We are not England’ – Trap showed he doesn’t speak our language and doesn’t get us

Mar 27th 2013, 11:09 AM 20,866 Views 101 Comments

The manager’s post-match comments spoke volumes.

Explainer: What last night's result means for Ireland's qualifying chances
# Permutations
From The42
# Permutations

Explainer: What last night's result means for Ireland's qualifying chances

Mar 27th 2013, 8:00 AM 13,097 Views 37 Comments

Trap’s men have been left with a mountain to climb after only managing a draw at home to Austria.

Here's how Twitter reacted to Ireland v Austria
# Disappointment
From The42
# Disappointment

Here's how Twitter reacted to Ireland v Austria

Mar 26th 2013, 10:50 PM 5,039 Views 5 Comments

The site was largely unimpressed with the Irish team’s 2-2 draw against Austria.

Trapattoni vows to fight on as Ireland boss, despite Austria setback
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Trapattoni vows to fight on as Ireland boss, despite Austria setback

Mar 26th 2013, 10:32 PM 6,197 Views 64 Comments

The Italian dismissed suggestions he should consider his future in the wake of tonight’s disappointing result.

WATCH: All the goals from tonight's Ireland-Austria game
# Video
From The42
# Video

WATCH: All the goals from tonight's Ireland-Austria game

Mar 26th 2013, 9:20 PM 11,281 Views 52 Comments

Tonight’s match has since finished 2-2.

Your Morrissey reunited with our Robbie pic of the day
# These Charming Men
From The42
# These Charming Men

Your Morrissey reunited with our Robbie pic of the day

Mar 26th 2013, 6:55 PM 12,740 Views 34 Comments

It appears the duo are now besties, after their second meet-up in as many months.

Warm up for tonight's Austria game with Toni Polster's gift to pop music
# Grey Ambition
From The42
# Grey Ambition

Warm up for tonight's Austria game with Toni Polster's gift to pop music

Mar 26th 2013, 5:37 PM 746 Views 0 Comments

Why haven’t we heard this before?

Memory lane: Roy Keane on when Ireland lost to Austria but passed 'Harry's Challenge'
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Memory lane: Roy Keane on when Ireland lost to Austria but passed 'Harry's Challenge'

Mar 26th 2013, 8:00 AM 14,916 Views 33 Comments

The former Irish captain recalled the infamous events surrounding the 1995 fixture in his autobiography.

Conor Sammon to lead the line for Ireland against Austria
# IreAus
From The42
# IreAus

Conor Sammon to lead the line for Ireland against Austria

Mar 25th 2013, 3:02 PM 8,900 Views 73 Comments

The Derby County man will partner Shane Long up front.

Caption time: what are Robbie Keane and Trap saying at the Aviva Stadium this afternoon
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Caption time: what are Robbie Keane and Trap saying at the Aviva Stadium this afternoon

Mar 25th 2013, 12:21 PM 7,260 Views 60 Comments

The skipper and his manager ran the rule over squad training this lunchtime.

5 facts about Austrian football you were probably too lazy to Google
# Facts
From The42
# Facts

5 facts about Austrian football you were probably too lazy to Google

Mar 25th 2013, 11:00 AM 3,156 Views 3 Comments

Knowing their record goal scorer could really impress your mates on Tuesday night.

Missing XI: You can make a pretty decent team out of the Irish players not featuring tomorrow
# Absenteeism
From The42
# Absenteeism

Missing XI: You can make a pretty decent team out of the Irish players not featuring tomorrow

Mar 25th 2013, 8:00 AM 4,664 Views 6 Comments

There’s a whole squad of players either injured or out of favour.

5 things we learned from last night's Sweden-Ireland game
# New Info
From The42
# New Info

5 things we learned from last night's Sweden-Ireland game

Mar 23rd 2013, 7:45 AM 15,049 Views 31 Comments

Our thoughts on Paul Green, Wes Hoolahan and the new-look Irish defence.

Ireland dramatically improves its recycling rates
# What Rubbish?
# What Rubbish?

Ireland dramatically improves its recycling rates

Mar 19th 2013, 12:29 PM 4,967 Views 18 Comments

Ireland was singled out for praise in a recent report by the European Environment Agency (EEA).

Anthony Pilkington to miss Ireland's World Cup double-header
# Winged Winger
From The42
# Winged Winger

Anthony Pilkington to miss Ireland's World Cup double-header

Mar 10th 2013, 9:46 PM 1,762 Views 1 Comment

Did the Norwich midfielder walk under a ladder or two when he picked up his passport.

Stephen Kelly returns to Ireland squad for World Cup qualifiers, no Darron Gibson
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Stephen Kelly returns to Ireland squad for World Cup qualifiers, no Darron Gibson

Mar 8th 2013, 12:04 PM 4,295 Views 26 Comments

Giovanni Trapatoni’s side face Sweden and Austria this month.

Over 26 million people unemployed across the EU
# Unemployment
# Unemployment

Over 26 million people unemployed across the EU

Mar 1st 2013, 10:47 AM 3,073 Views 22 Comments

Meanwhile, eurozone unemployment hit a record 11.9 per cent in January with just under 19 million now out of work in the 17-member bloc.

European court rules woman can adopt lesbian partner's child
# Adoption
# Adoption

European court rules woman can adopt lesbian partner's child

Feb 20th 2013, 5:06 PM 7,342 Views 68 Comments

The landmark ECtHR ruling found that a person cannot be forced to give up their child before an adoption by someone of the same sex.

11 EU nations get go-ahead for 'Robin Hood tax', Ireland not among them
# Financial Transaction Tax
# Financial Transaction Tax

11 EU nations get go-ahead for 'Robin Hood tax', Ireland not among them

Jan 23rd 2013, 4:15 PM 11,131 Views 46 Comments

Concerns about jobs at the IFSC are among the reasons that Ireland has not signed up to implementing a levy on financial transactions despite Greece, Portugal, Italy, Spain, Germany and France all doing so.

Voters in Austria likely to maintain compulsory military service
# Austria
# Austria

Voters in Austria likely to maintain compulsory military service

Jan 20th 2013, 10:09 AM 4,785 Views 8 Comments

Austria looks set to remain one of the few European countries with compulsory military service as voters go to the polls in a referendum being held today.

Austrian MEP gets four years in jail over bribery sting
# Austria
# Austria

Austrian MEP gets four years in jail over bribery sting

Jan 14th 2013, 4:19 PM 6,284 Views 29 Comments

Sunday Times journalists filmed Ernst Strasser offering to change EU laws on behalf of a fake company for an annual fee.

Runaway boy (13) drives father's Mercedes across Europe
# Quick Getaway
# Quick Getaway

Runaway boy (13) drives father's Mercedes across Europe

Jan 12th 2013, 12:27 PM 28,571 Views 47 Comments

The teenager ran away from his adoptive parents in Italy and was driving towards Poland – before being stopped in Germany.

The Evening Fix... now with added Ireland seen from space
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Ireland seen from space

Jan 6th 2013, 8:00 PM 19,843 Views 9 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Memory-loss tourist puzzles Austrian police
# Mystery
# Mystery

Memory-loss tourist puzzles Austrian police

Jan 6th 2013, 1:25 PM 21,472 Views 23 Comments

The man has been in Austria for seven weeks but appears to have lost his memory and has no identification papers.

New Years Day kicks off with traditional Vienna concert
# Happy New Year
# Happy New Year

New Years Day kicks off with traditional Vienna concert

Jan 1st 2013, 7:30 AM 4,413 Views 6 Comments

The annual concert, now in its 84th year, will feature the usual ‘greatest hits’ of the classical era, and some new pieces.

Revealed: Ireland's surveillance activities during World War Two
# World War Two
# World War Two

Revealed: Ireland's surveillance activities during World War Two

Dec 15th 2012, 8:45 AM 17,413 Views 31 Comments

The newly released files also uncover attempts to turn Ireland into a fascist state, in addition to Britain’s wartime recruitment within the 26 counties.

Pilot study says dogs can sniff out lung cancer
# Cancer
# Cancer

Pilot study says dogs can sniff out lung cancer

Dec 5th 2012, 3:38 PM 3,838 Views 6 Comments

The results of the study were so encouraging that a two year study, ten times larger will now take place.

Busy man: Taoiseach in Budapest, Vienna and Berlin today
# On The Move
# On The Move

Busy man: Taoiseach in Budapest, Vienna and Berlin today

Nov 8th 2012, 7:11 AM 4,709 Views 52 Comments

Enda Kenny meets with two heads of government and picks up his ‘European of the Year’ award today.

Josef Fritzl divorces wife for failing to visit him in prison
# Divorce
# Divorce

Josef Fritzl divorces wife for failing to visit him in prison

Oct 25th 2012, 4:37 PM 27,237 Views 43 Comments

Fritz had kept his daughter in a basement for 24 years and, through repeated rape, had fathered seven children with her. His ex-wife, Rosemarie, will no longer be able to access his pension.