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#Europe

# europe - Last year 2021

Unrest and protests spread over Europe as new Covid-19 restrictions come in
# Protests
# Protests

Unrest and protests spread over Europe as new Covid-19 restrictions come in

Updated Nov 22nd 2021, 4:15 PM 42,995 Views 33 Comments

Austria reported over 15,000 new Covd-19 cases on Saturday.

Here's how Europe is coping with Covid's fourth wave amid weeks of escalating cases
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Here's how Europe is coping with Covid's fourth wave amid weeks of escalating cases

Nov 20th 2021, 6:30 AM 34,765 Views 68 Comments

Increasing restrictions and measures targeting the unvaccinated are proliferating on the continent.

Limited lockdowns and restrictions on unvaccinated: How Europe is dealing with Covid wave
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Limited lockdowns and restrictions on unvaccinated: How Europe is dealing with Covid wave

Nov 13th 2021, 6:30 AM 23,598 Views 81 Comments

New measures are on the cards in several countries as cases continue to climb.

Belarus airline bans Iraqis, Syrians, Yemenis from incoming Turkey flights
# Belarus
# Belarus

Belarus airline bans Iraqis, Syrians, Yemenis from incoming Turkey flights

Updated Nov 12th 2021, 2:26 PM 20,080 Views 17 Comments

The EU believes it is “seeing progress” on the migrant crisis along the border between Belarus and Poland.

Heading into winter, how are other countries in Europe coping with the latest Covid wave?
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Heading into winter, how are other countries in Europe coping with the latest Covid wave?

Nov 5th 2021, 6:15 AM 27,636 Views 26 Comments

Germany reported its biggest daily increase in cases since the start of the pandemic yesterday.

Germany's Covid cases soar as WHO warns over Europe deaths
# Winter Surge
# Winter Surge

Germany's Covid cases soar as WHO warns over Europe deaths

Nov 4th 2021, 8:44 PM 41,493 Views 90 Comments

WHO’s Europe chief said hospital admissions are higher in countries where fewer people have been vaccinated.

Cooper latest Wallaby to pull out of European tour
# Australia
From The42
# Australia

Cooper latest Wallaby to pull out of European tour

Oct 28th 2021, 1:57 PM 9,656 Views 1 Comment

He had initially said he was keen to travel to Britain for Tests against England, Scotland and Wales.

Spiking cases and fresh restrictions hit Europe as continent enters second Covid winter
# Across The Continent
# Across The Continent

Spiking cases and fresh restrictions hit Europe as continent enters second Covid winter

Oct 28th 2021, 6:30 AM 24,425 Views 11 Comments

Europe now accounts for 55% of all new cases globally and deaths are on the rise.

'We have a very good team, we don’t have a very good squad' - Mourinho
# Unimpressed
From The42
# Unimpressed

'We have a very good team, we don’t have a very good squad' - Mourinho

Oct 22nd 2021, 9:37 PM 4,195 Views 1 Comment

At the end of the game, Roma’s players were involved in a confrontation with away supporters.

Fine Gael MEP calls for EU to suspend its funding for Poland
# Poland
# Poland

Fine Gael MEP calls for EU to suspend its funding for Poland

Oct 19th 2021, 10:30 PM 27,433 Views 56 Comments

Fears of a ‘Polexit’ have grown after Poland’s constitutional tribunal found that EU treaties were incompatible with Poland’s national constitution.

'This can't just be politics as usual': What are the EU's main climate goals?
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

'This can't just be politics as usual': What are the EU's main climate goals?

Oct 12th 2021, 8:00 PM 5,302 Views 8 Comments

Let’s explore the Green Deal and the EU’s other plans and policies around climate.

Irish 18-year-olds can apply for free interrail tickets to travel around Europe next year
# Discover EU
# Discover EU

Irish 18-year-olds can apply for free interrail tickets to travel around Europe next year

Oct 12th 2021, 8:38 AM 86,015 Views 32 Comments

Applications will open at 11am and will remain open until 26 October.

Open Newsroom: How migration works in Ireland and across the EU
# Open Newsroom
# Open Newsroom

Open Newsroom: How migration works in Ireland and across the EU

Sep 29th 2021, 10:27 AM 8,379 Views 1 Comment

The Good Information Project looks at how migration is changing across the EU and what that means for Ireland.

USA crush Europe to regain Ryder Cup in record-breaking fashion
# Home Control
From The42
# Home Control

USA crush Europe to regain Ryder Cup in record-breaking fashion

Updated Sep 26th 2021, 11:19 PM 72,225 Views 55 Comments

The hosts stormed to a 19-9 success.

Advantage United States after opening session at Ryder Cup
# Whistling Straits
From The42
# Whistling Straits

Advantage United States after opening session at Ryder Cup

Sep 24th 2021, 5:47 PM 9,642 Views 14 Comments

Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter got off to a nightmare start at Whistling Straits.

Russia 'responsible' for killing Litvinenko, European court rules
# Polonium-210
# Polonium-210

Russia 'responsible' for killing Litvinenko, European court rules

Sep 21st 2021, 1:36 PM 12,552 Views 4 Comments

The former Russian spy died after being poisoned with a rare radioactive substance in London in 2006.

Irish MEPs criticise Poland for pushing migrants back at new border wall with Belarus
# TGIP
# TGIP

Irish MEPs criticise Poland for pushing migrants back at new border wall with Belarus

Sep 9th 2021, 12:05 AM 27,998 Views 55 Comments
  • Gráinne Ní Aodha asked all 13 Irish MEPs for their thoughts on the EU's response to the border wall in Poland.
  • One Irish MEP said that what Poland was doing was "no better than what Trump was trying to do along the US-Mexico border", and that the EU should condemn it.
  • This month, The Good Information Project will focus on migration and the EU.
Maguire shines once more as Europe hold two-point lead ahead of final day at Solheim Cup
# Almost There
From The42
# Almost There

Maguire shines once more as Europe hold two-point lead ahead of final day at Solheim Cup

Sep 6th 2021, 12:08 AM 22,888 Views 12 Comments

The United States mounted a comeback on Sunday but Europe maintain their lead.

WHO warns that Covid-19 deaths in Europe are rising
# Delta Variant
# Delta Variant

WHO warns that Covid-19 deaths in Europe are rising

Aug 30th 2021, 1:42 PM 27,173 Views 31 Comments

Of the WHO Europe’s 53 nations, 33 registered an incidence rate greater than 10% in the past two weeks, while deaths have increased by 11%.

Benfica edge PSV to boost Champions League hopes
# Play-off
From The42
# Play-off

Benfica edge PSV to boost Champions League hopes

Aug 18th 2021, 11:26 PM 4,221 Views 0 Comments

Two-time European champions Benfica are looking to return to club football’s top table.

Bohemians' brilliant European run comes to an end after PAOK prevail in Greece
# Report
From The42
# Report

Bohemians' brilliant European run comes to an end after PAOK prevail in Greece

Aug 12th 2021, 8:13 PM 14,883 Views 23 Comments

First-half goals from Stefan Schwab and Diego Biseswar ultimately downed the Gypsies.

Rangers lose first leg qualifier in Sweden and Monaco boss 'disgusted' by racist abuse
# Champions League
From The42
# Champions League

Rangers lose first leg qualifier in Sweden and Monaco boss 'disgusted' by racist abuse

Aug 3rd 2021, 10:32 PM 10,747 Views 1 Comment

Rangers lost 2-1 to Malmo tonight.

Fires rage across southern Europe, forcing hundreds to evacuate
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

Fires rage across southern Europe, forcing hundreds to evacuate

Aug 1st 2021, 4:17 PM 27,823 Views 9 Comments

This year’s fire season has been significantly more destructive than previously, according to EU data.

Half of Europeans now fully vaccinated as Merkel urges more Germans to get jabbed
# Vaccine Race
# Vaccine Race

Half of Europeans now fully vaccinated as Merkel urges more Germans to get jabbed

Jul 22nd 2021, 10:53 PM 14,722 Views 16 Comments

“The more people are vaccinated, the freer we will be,” Angela Merkel said.

Von der Leyen says Ireland’s handling of the pandemic is 'exemplary'
# Dublin Visit
# Dublin Visit

Von der Leyen says Ireland’s handling of the pandemic is 'exemplary'

Updated Jul 16th 2021, 12:06 PM 35,637 Views 102 Comments

The European Commission President welcomed that Ireland has signed up to the EU Green Cert system.

Quiz: How well do you know the map of Europe?
# Let's Get Quizzical
# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: How well do you know the map of Europe?

Jun 18th 2021, 10:00 PM 74,647 Views 31 Comments

Could you pick Poland out in a line-up?

Ireland is getting €915m in Covid relief from the EU - here's what we're doing with it
# Recovery Fund
# Recovery Fund

Ireland is getting €915m in Covid relief from the EU - here's what we're doing with it

Jun 1st 2021, 2:19 PM 18,686 Views 31 Comments

Climate, job creation and digital reform is on the radar for investment.

Denmark accused of helping US to spy on European leaders
# Tuned In
# Tuned In

Denmark accused of helping US to spy on European leaders

May 31st 2021, 1:05 PM 16,819 Views 14 Comments

The Danish Defence Intelligence Service allegedly helped the US National Security Agency from 2012 to 2014.

Irish people recycled a lot of electrical waste last year - mostly kettles
# Electrical Recycling
# Electrical Recycling

Irish people recycled a lot of electrical waste last year - mostly kettles

May 31st 2021, 11:48 AM 9,004 Views 16 Comments

There was a 9% increase in electronic waste recycling per person last year.

Irish people struggled more than most Europeans to cope with lockdowns - new EU survey
# Eurobarometer
# Eurobarometer

Irish people struggled more than most Europeans to cope with lockdowns - new EU survey

May 4th 2021, 11:31 AM 29,968 Views 74 Comments

Overall, 41% of Irish people said lockdowns were difficult, with only 18% claiming it was easy to cope with.

BioNTech chief says Europe will reach herd immunity by August
# Herd Immunity
# Herd Immunity

BioNTech chief says Europe will reach herd immunity by August

Apr 28th 2021, 8:47 PM 29,478 Views 39 Comments

His company’s Covid-19 vaccine makes up a large share of the doses administered in Europe and North America.

Economic recovery from pandemic expected to be slower in Europe than US or China
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Economic recovery from pandemic expected to be slower in Europe than US or China

Apr 6th 2021, 5:51 PM 9,384 Views 20 Comments

The International Monetary Fund predicts slower growth for Europe after second and third waves of Covid-19 cases.

5,000 attend gig in Barcelona following mass testing of crowd
# Mass Gatherings
# Mass Gatherings

5,000 attend gig in Barcelona following mass testing of crowd

Mar 28th 2021, 6:56 PM 53,792 Views 51 Comments

The concert was held as part of a clinical trial seeking pandemic-safe ways to celebrate mass events.

EU commissioner says Europe can achieve herd immunity by July
# Thierry Breton
# Thierry Breton

EU commissioner says Europe can achieve herd immunity by July

Mar 22nd 2021, 6:51 AM 18,512 Views 11 Comments

Several European countries have started reimposing restrictions as they contend with surging coronavirus infections.

Restrictions tighten across Europe as pandemic persists
# Locked Down
# Locked Down

Restrictions tighten across Europe as pandemic persists

Mar 16th 2021, 8:28 PM 60,338 Views 70 Comments

Here’s a look at how some other countries around Europe are faring with the virus.

EMA 'firmly convinced' benefits of AstraZeneca vaccine 'outweigh the risks of the side effects'
# AstraZeneca
# AstraZeneca

EMA 'firmly convinced' benefits of AstraZeneca vaccine 'outweigh the risks of the side effects'

Mar 16th 2021, 1:33 PM 17,326 Views 22 Comments

The EMA is continuing to carry out its investigation into the vaccine after reports of rare blood-clotting events.

Connacht to travel to Leicester as Ulster draw Quins in Challenge Cup
# Fixtures
From The42
# Fixtures

Connacht to travel to Leicester as Ulster draw Quins in Challenge Cup

Mar 9th 2021, 12:33 PM 6,228 Views 16 Comments

Both provinces will be away from home in the round of 16.

Ireland is getting a new Covid roadmap, but what’s happening in other countries right now?
# Lifting Lockdown
# Lifting Lockdown

Ireland is getting a new Covid roadmap, but what’s happening in other countries right now?

Feb 23rd 2021, 6:30 AM 52,498 Views 70 Comments

Let’s take a look.

Top EU official tells Oireachtas: 'We made a mistake but please put it in perspective'
# Article 16
# Article 16

Top EU official tells Oireachtas: 'We made a mistake but please put it in perspective'

Updated Feb 16th 2021, 4:47 PM 47,104 Views 29 Comments

European Commission vice president Maroš Šefčovič addressed TDs and Senators today.

NI Protocol ‘only way to protect the Good Friday Agreement’, EU official says
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

NI Protocol ‘only way to protect the Good Friday Agreement’, EU official says

Feb 10th 2021, 9:40 PM 10,118 Views 10 Comments

Maros Sefcovic made the remarks in a letter to UK Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove