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# europe - Monday 27 June, 2022

WATCH: Open Newsroom - Ireland and the EU after 50 years together
# How It Started
# How It Started

WATCH: Open Newsroom - Ireland and the EU after 50 years together

Mon 8:30 PM 4,159 Views 0 Comments

Watch our webinar on how Ireland found itself at the heart of the EU 50 years ago – and how it’s working for us now.

# europe - Wednesday 22 June, 2022

Varadkar says Ireland has contingency plans if fuel rationing comes into effect
# Russia
# Russia

Varadkar says Ireland has contingency plans if fuel rationing comes into effect

Jun 22nd 2022, 10:16 AM 27,034 Views 41 Comments

However, the Tánaiste said he doesn’t think the plans will need to be implemented.

# europe - Tuesday 21 June, 2022

Opinion: Ukraine is fighting for Europe, it deserves to be part of the European family
# Brothers In Arms
# Brothers In Arms

Opinion: Ukraine is fighting for Europe, it deserves to be part of the European family

Jun 21st 2022, 6:30 AM 8,875 Views 18 Comments

After the EU Commission green lit candidate status las week, two EEP members don’t want any hold-ups as EU leaders as part of the EU Council on Thursday.

# europe - Friday 3 June, 2022

Taoiseach promises to push for Ukraine EU membership at June summit
# Europe
# Europe

Taoiseach promises to push for Ukraine EU membership at June summit

Jun 3rd 2022, 2:53 PM 10,094 Views 29 Comments

He said it is “very clear to me that the future of Ukraine is within the European Union”.

Senior British Conservative under fire for arguing UK should rejoin EU single market
# Tobias Ellwood
# Tobias Ellwood

Senior British Conservative under fire for arguing UK should rejoin EU single market

Jun 3rd 2022, 8:05 AM 32,068 Views 37 Comments

Tobias Ellwood claims there is an ‘appetite’ in Britain to make ‘course corrections’ to the current Brexit model.

# europe - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

Croatia ready to adopt euro currency in 2023, says EU
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Croatia ready to adopt euro currency in 2023, says EU

Jun 1st 2022, 5:00 PM 11,895 Views 10 Comments

Croatia’s switch from the kuna to the euro will come less than a decade after the former Yugoslav republic joined the European Union.

# europe - Tuesday 24 May, 2022

UAE becomes first Gulf country to announce monkeypox case, further cases in Europe and UK
# Monkeypox
# Monkeypox

UAE becomes first Gulf country to announce monkeypox case, further cases in Europe and UK

May 24th 2022, 9:40 PM 14,727 Views 0 Comments

Transmission of monkeypox occurs through close, sustained skin-to-skin contact with someone who has an active rash.

# europe - Thursday 19 May, 2022

Rare monkeypox outbreaks detected in Europe and North America
# Health
# Health

Rare monkeypox outbreaks detected in Europe and North America

May 19th 2022, 7:44 AM 25,611 Views 27 Comments

Britain has confirmed nine cases of the virus since 6 May, and the United States verified its first on Wednesday.

# europe - Saturday 14 May, 2022

Wolves, handbasins and hints of chaos: Notes from a slightly bonkers Eurovision build-up
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

Wolves, handbasins and hints of chaos: Notes from a slightly bonkers Eurovision build-up

May 14th 2022, 11:30 AM 12,497 Views 2 Comments

Eurovision 2022 is a peculiar mix of showbiz, politics, tourism, cheese and chaos. Here’s what’s been happening.

# europe - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

Favourites Ukraine and nine other countries qualify for Eurovision final
# Song Contest
# Song Contest

Favourites Ukraine and nine other countries qualify for Eurovision final

May 11th 2022, 7:24 AM 25,610 Views 16 Comments

Ireland’s entry, Brooke Scullion, will take to the stage in tomorrow’s semi-final.

# europe - Monday 9 May, 2022

Opinion: Eurovision Song Contest may seem frivolous but in wartime, it matters
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Opinion: Eurovision Song Contest may seem frivolous but in wartime, it matters

Updated May 9th 2022, 8:15 AM 19,425 Views 16 Comments

Johnny Fallon discusses the political relevance of the song contest coming up this week in the midst of the war in Ukraine.

# europe - Wednesday 4 May, 2022

Leinster set for game of 'kick tennis' in heavyweight tie with Leicester
# Europe
From The42
# Europe

Leinster set for game of 'kick tennis' in heavyweight tie with Leicester

May 4th 2022, 7:50 AM 9,459 Views 7 Comments

Robbie Henshaw says the province’s front-liners have had their legs run off them in recent weeks.

# europe - Tuesday 3 May, 2022

WHO warns of obesity 'epidemic' in Europe, links problem to Covid lockdowns
# Pandemic
# Pandemic

WHO warns of obesity 'epidemic' in Europe, links problem to Covid lockdowns

May 3rd 2022, 1:25 PM 15,138 Views 15 Comments

Obesity rates in the region have ballooned by 138% in the past five decades.

# europe - Saturday 30 April, 2022

Former Finnish Prime Minister: Neutrality is a thing of the past - now is the time to take sides
# Alexander Stubb
# Alexander Stubb

Former Finnish Prime Minister: Neutrality is a thing of the past - now is the time to take sides

Apr 30th 2022, 7:00 AM 19,980 Views 48 Comments

Alexander Stubb is a former Prime Minister of Finland and has dedicated his political career to campaign for Finnish NATO membership.

# europe - Friday 29 April, 2022

Eurozone inflation hits record high of 7.5% as growth slows amid Ukraine war
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Eurozone inflation hits record high of 7.5% as growth slows amid Ukraine war

Apr 29th 2022, 1:34 PM 10,138 Views 24 Comments

The figure is the highest recorded by the European statistics office since the publication of this indicator began in January 1997.

# europe - Saturday 16 April, 2022

Quiz: How much do you know about European countries?
# Test Yourself
# Test Yourself

Quiz: How much do you know about European countries?

Apr 16th 2022, 10:00 PM 100,063 Views 25 Comments

Test your knowledge on the European continent!

# europe - Monday 11 April, 2022

Ukraine crisis and inflation risks loom over ECB meeting later this week
# European Central Bank
# European Central Bank

Ukraine crisis and inflation risks loom over ECB meeting later this week

Apr 11th 2022, 7:53 AM 10,339 Views 12 Comments

Prices have continued to spiral since the last ECB meeting in March.

# europe - Saturday 9 April, 2022

France prepares for first round of tight Macron re-election bid
# French Presidential Election
# French Presidential Election

France prepares for first round of tight Macron re-election bid

Apr 9th 2022, 1:37 PM 8,507 Views 12 Comments

The stakes of the election are high for Macron, who came to power aged 39 as France’s youngest president.

# europe - Thursday 7 April, 2022

Another €500 million EU arms fund for Ukraine proposed, as von der Leyen travels to Kyiv tomorrow
# Ursula Von Der Leyen
# Ursula Von Der Leyen

Another €500 million EU arms fund for Ukraine proposed, as von der Leyen travels to Kyiv tomorrow

Updated Apr 7th 2022, 10:15 PM 16,814 Views 20 Comments

“The Ukrainian people deserve our solidarity,” the European Commission President said.

# europe - Wednesday 6 April, 2022

MEP Clare Daly criticises EU sanctions on Russia in European Parliament speech
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

MEP Clare Daly criticises EU sanctions on Russia in European Parliament speech

Apr 6th 2022, 2:22 PM 56,807 Views 102 Comments

Daly has previously voted against a resolution to condemn Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

# europe - Sunday 3 April, 2022

Lithuania cuts off Russian gas imports and urges EU to do the same
# Lithuania
# Lithuania

Lithuania cuts off Russian gas imports and urges EU to do the same

Apr 3rd 2022, 3:20 PM 33,469 Views 42 Comments

The measure took effect at the beginning of April, according to the country’s energy ministry.

# europe - Sunday 27 March, 2022

Germany considers buying anti-missile shield system that could also protect neighbouring states
# Anti-Missile
# Anti-Missile

Germany considers buying anti-missile shield system that could also protect neighbouring states

Mar 27th 2022, 1:37 PM 37,540 Views 27 Comments

“We must better protect ourselves against the Russian threat,” a member of the German parliament said.

# europe - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

De Gea says United 'not good enough' after Champions League exit
# Europe
From The42
# Europe

De Gea says United 'not good enough' after Champions League exit

Mar 15th 2022, 10:48 PM 8,457 Views 28 Comments

Renan Lodi scored the only goal at Old Trafford.

Henrik Stenson named 2023 European Ryder Cup captain
# Leading The Way
From The42
# Leading The Way

Henrik Stenson named 2023 European Ryder Cup captain

Mar 15th 2022, 1:51 PM 2,803 Views 3 Comments

The next edition of the biennial competition takes place in Rome.

# europe - Friday 11 March, 2022

Eastern European countries give 'emotionally compelling' address to EU leaders on Russia threat
# Russian Oil
# Russian Oil

Eastern European countries give 'emotionally compelling' address to EU leaders on Russia threat

Updated Mar 11th 2022, 7:33 PM 35,166 Views 38 Comments
  • The Taoiseach also said that there was "a considerable degree of foreboding" on what Vladimir Putin was capable of.
  • After the two-day summit in Versailles, leaders agreed to phase out EU dependency on Russian gas, oil and coal by 2027.

# europe - Friday 18 February, 2022

Storm Eunice: Four dead across Europe as record-breaking wind speeds batter Britain
# Death Toll
# Death Toll

Storm Eunice: Four dead across Europe as record-breaking wind speeds batter Britain

Feb 18th 2022, 6:42 PM 27,751 Views 10 Comments

The roof of the 02 arena in London was partially blown off.

# europe - Thursday 17 February, 2022

Celtic suffer European blow after home defeat to Bodo/Glimt
# Conference
From The42
# Conference

Celtic suffer European blow after home defeat to Bodo/Glimt

Feb 17th 2022, 10:13 PM 7,239 Views 7 Comments

The visitors’ league season does not kick off until April but it was Celtic who looked out of sorts.

# europe - Thursday 3 February, 2022

Europe is heading for Covid-19 'ceasefire' that could lead to 'enduring peace', WHO says
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Europe is heading for Covid-19 'ceasefire' that could lead to 'enduring peace', WHO says

Feb 3rd 2022, 5:18 PM 22,672 Views 13 Comments

This comes as a growing number of European nations lift almost all Covid-19 restrictions.

# europe - Monday 31 January, 2022

Socialist Party wins re-election in Portugal
# Portugal
# Portugal

Socialist Party wins re-election in Portugal

Jan 31st 2022, 8:40 AM 11,699 Views 9 Comments

The country is preparing to deploy €45 billion of EU aid to help spur the economy after the Covid pandemic.

# europe - Saturday 29 January, 2022

What will next week's Russian manoeuvres off Ireland look like and what's the overall strategy?
# Analysis
# Analysis

What will next week's Russian manoeuvres off Ireland look like and what's the overall strategy?

Jan 29th 2022, 12:05 AM 41,324 Views 67 Comments

Security expert Declan Power equates the Russian exercise to a burglar testing the windows of a house.

# europe - Monday 24 January, 2022

Nato outlines ‘deterrence’ plan as tensions with Russia soar
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Nato outlines ‘deterrence’ plan as tensions with Russia soar

Jan 24th 2022, 2:45 PM 19,181 Views 34 Comments

The US and the UK have confirmed they are withdrawing diplomats from their embassies in Ukraine.

# europe - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

'When you take a team to that kill zone from minute one, maybe that explains the result'
# Ball In PLay
From The42
# Ball In PLay

'When you take a team to that kill zone from minute one, maybe that explains the result'

Updated Jan 19th 2022, 8:41 AM 21,698 Views 14 Comments

Leinster ran 13 tries past Montpellier as they got up and running again last weekend.

# europe - Sunday 16 January, 2022

Lowry and Baloucoune shine as Ulster advance into Champions Cup knock-outs
# Suftum
From The42
# Suftum

Lowry and Baloucoune shine as Ulster advance into Champions Cup knock-outs

Jan 16th 2022, 5:23 PM 12,580 Views 20 Comments

Dan McFarland’s men played some superb attacking rugby as they beat Northampton 24-20.

# europe - Friday 14 January, 2022

'I'm incredibly proud of the group, you don't just come here and win'
# Late Show
From The42
# Late Show

'I'm incredibly proud of the group, you don't just come here and win'

Jan 14th 2022, 10:52 PM 17,294 Views 43 Comments

Munster boss Johann van Graan hailed his side for an 80-minute performance in Castres.

Bad-tempered defeat will be in Munster's memory for this visit to Castres
# Stand Up And Fight
From The42
# Stand Up And Fight

Bad-tempered defeat will be in Munster's memory for this visit to Castres

Jan 14th 2022, 6:00 AM 7,931 Views 0 Comments

The French club have been in good form in the Top 14 but have heavily rotated their team.

# europe - Monday 10 January, 2022

Are we there yet? The Good Information Project focuses on gender equality
# TGIP
# TGIP

Are we there yet? The Good Information Project focuses on gender equality

Jan 10th 2022, 8:00 AM 8,396 Views 12 Comments

We want you to join the discussion.

# europe - Friday 7 January, 2022

Champions Cup games set to proceed as planned this month, says EPCR
# Exemptions
From The42
# Exemptions

Champions Cup games set to proceed as planned this month, says EPCR

Jan 7th 2022, 3:14 PM 2,872 Views 3 Comments

French government travel exemptions will apply to clubs and match officials from the UK.

# europe - Saturday 1 January, 2022

Europe marks the 20th anniversary of euro currency
# Euro
# Euro

Europe marks the 20th anniversary of euro currency

Jan 1st 2022, 11:45 AM 21,293 Views 41 Comments

Notes and coins were introduced in 12 countries on 1 January 2002.

# europe - Tuesday 28 December, 2021

WHO warns of Omicron overload as UK records almost 130,000 cases of the virus
# Omicron
# Omicron

WHO warns of Omicron overload as UK records almost 130,000 cases of the virus

Updated Dec 28th 2021, 9:42 PM 53,542 Views 33 Comments

To hold back the tide, European nations brought back curbs with painful economic and social consequences.

# europe - Monday 20 December, 2021

Eastern European countries push for more sanctions against Russia as troops line Ukrainian border
# Invasion
# Invasion

Eastern European countries push for more sanctions against Russia as troops line Ukrainian border

Dec 20th 2021, 8:00 PM 19,778 Views 32 Comments

Russia amassed 100,000 troops near the border on Friday.

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