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# chad - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

President of Chad dies 'in battle' a day after winning sixth term in office
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# Chad Idriss Deby Itno

President of Chad dies 'in battle' a day after winning sixth term in office

Apr 20th 2021, 2:19 PM 29,481 Views 13 Comments

He served in the role for three decades.

# chad - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Testimonial man Henry promises high energy and a few surprises from Ulster this season
# Stalwart
From The42
# Stalwart

Testimonial man Henry promises high energy and a few surprises from Ulster this season

Aug 18th 2018, 6:30 AM 5,679 Views 3 Comments

The Six Nations-winning back row will be honoured during Ulster’s pre-season clash with Gloucester today.

# chad - Friday 29 December, 2017

Boko Haram used 135 children in 'perverse death missions' this year
# Suicide Attacks
# Suicide Attacks

Boko Haram used 135 children in 'perverse death missions' this year

Dec 29th 2017, 8:15 PM 8,303 Views 4 Comments

Children in Nigeria and the Chad Basin are being viewed with increasing paranoia at checkpoints as they are thought to be the carriers of explosives.

# chad - Monday 4 December, 2017

Trump's travel ban gets the green light despite legal challenges
# Trump Travel Ban
# Trump Travel Ban

Trump's travel ban gets the green light despite legal challenges

Dec 4th 2017, 9:54 PM 12,765 Views 56 Comments

The court ruled that the policy can take full effect even as legal challenges against it make their way through the courts.

# chad - Monday 5 September, 2016

Chad, the 4th-poorest nation in the world, is the main sponsor of French side Metz
# Bizarre
From The42
# Bizarre

Chad, the 4th-poorest nation in the world, is the main sponsor of French side Metz

Sep 5th 2016, 5:24 PM 10,966 Views 3 Comments

The arrangement is supposed to improve tourism in the African country.

# chad - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

'The biggest game of my life’: Henry ready to hunt down Pumas
# 7 Up
From The42
# 7 Up

'The biggest game of my life’: Henry ready to hunt down Pumas

Oct 14th 2015, 10:02 AM 9,034 Views 18 Comments

The Ulster openside wants to see if the Pumas can run the ball from deep in the knockout stage.

# chad - Friday 2 October, 2015

Joe Schmidt 'a great coach, but an intense, scary guy as well'
# Leader
From The42
# Leader

Joe Schmidt 'a great coach, but an intense, scary guy as well'

Oct 2nd 2015, 8:30 AM 10,568 Views 3 Comments

Joe Schmidt was impressed by Chris Henry long before he became Ireland coach, but the Ulster openside is still scared to put a foot wrong.

# chad - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Chris Henry happy with watching brief (for now) as Ulster take on Leinster
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Chris Henry happy with watching brief (for now) as Ulster take on Leinster

Jan 3rd 2015, 7:00 AM 3,474 Views 11 Comments

The Ulster flanker never thought he’d be in this situation and is looking forward to a possible return to play this season.

# chad - Monday 29 December, 2014

Ireland to give €3 million to 'forgotten emergencies'
# Helping Out
# Helping Out

Ireland to give €3 million to 'forgotten emergencies'

Dec 29th 2014, 12:49 PM 7,218 Views 24 Comments

“These crises are not well-known situations, but the needs are very real”.

# chad - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Kiss confident of Chris Henry return, but 'most important thing is getting back on his feet'
# Chad
From The42
# Chad

Kiss confident of Chris Henry return, but 'most important thing is getting back on his feet'

Nov 27th 2014, 8:26 PM 5,153 Views 6 Comments

Ireland’s assistant coach cautioned against putting a time-frame on the flanker’s return to the field.

# chad - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

'All the players are thinking of him' - Ireland's best wishes to Chris Henry
# Chad
From The42
# Chad

'All the players are thinking of him' - Ireland's best wishes to Chris Henry

Nov 18th 2014, 2:45 PM 13,927 Views 9 Comments

The openside flanker suffered a temporary blockage of a small blood vessel in his brain.

# chad - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Toulon the toughest test I’ve faced at Ravenhill – Chris Henry
# Harder Than You Think
From The42
# Harder Than You Think

Toulon the toughest test I’ve faced at Ravenhill – Chris Henry

Oct 26th 2014, 8:45 AM 3,457 Views 1 Comment

The openside was on the front lines of a brilliant display of breakdown work from the visitors.

# chad - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Suitcase or coffin? The choice thousands of people faced in CAR
# Catastrophe
# Catastrophe

Suitcase or coffin? The choice thousands of people faced in CAR

Jul 19th 2014, 8:45 AM 11,276 Views 5 Comments

A total of 2,599 people died by gunshot, machete attacks or grenades in a six-month period.

# chad - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

US sends 80 extra troops to Chad to help in search for missing schoolgirls
# Support
# Support

US sends 80 extra troops to Chad to help in search for missing schoolgirls

May 21st 2014, 8:58 PM 6,216 Views 87 Comments

President Barack Obama made the announcement today.

# chad - Thursday 20 February, 2014

‘Menacing’ Henry aiming to curb his enthusiasm in Twickenham
# 6 Nations
From The42
# 6 Nations

‘Menacing’ Henry aiming to curb his enthusiasm in Twickenham

Feb 20th 2014, 9:33 AM 4,159 Views 8 Comments

Ireland’s openside flanker is learning to not force his game, but instead be patient and stay on the right side of the law.

# chad - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

England test 'the biggest game of my career', says trophy-hungry Henry
# England V Ireland
From The42
# England V Ireland

England test 'the biggest game of my career', says trophy-hungry Henry

Feb 19th 2014, 7:46 PM 8,020 Views 6 Comments

The Ulster openside is hoping to end his long search for a trophy when Ireland head for Twickenham this weekend.

# chad - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Column: 'Sleeping sickness' is devastating small African communities – I need to show them they're not forgotten
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: 'Sleeping sickness' is devastating small African communities – I need to show them they're not forgotten

Mar 27th 2013, 1:00 PM 188 Views 9 Comments

Barrie Rooney, a biomedical analyst from Co Leitrim, explains what motivates her to travel to remote areas of Africa to treat patients suffering from sleeping sickness – and how her Irish culture helps her connect with the people she helps.

# chad - Friday 1 March, 2013

Al-Qaeda's top leader in Mali killed in fighting
# Mali
# Mali

Al-Qaeda's top leader in Mali killed in fighting

Mar 1st 2013, 8:29 PM 4,167 Views 13 Comments

The Al-Qaeda leader was suspected of being behind a series of brutal kidnappings in several countries, including those of a British national and a French aid worker.

# chad - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Niger: Food crisis affecting 13 million in West Africa
# West Africa Food Crisis
# West Africa Food Crisis

Niger: Food crisis affecting 13 million in West Africa

Jul 7th 2012, 7:45 AM 1,794 Views 4 Comments

Cereal production has fallen by as much as 62 per cent in some countries.

# chad - Monday 20 February, 2012

Ireland gives €5 million in emergency funding to Sahel region
# Food Crisis
# Food Crisis

Ireland gives €5 million in emergency funding to Sahel region

Feb 20th 2012, 11:37 AM 1,666 Views 27 Comments

Ten million people are at risk from a growing food crisis in Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Chad, Cameroon and Nigeria.

# chad - Thursday 15 September, 2011

Over 99% of Irish Defence Forces pass drug tests
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Over 99% of Irish Defence Forces pass drug tests

Sep 15th 2011, 4:08 PM 2,513 Views 26 Comments

The Defence Forces leads the way in Ireland with regard to workplace drug testing.