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# european - This year 2022

Union stun Dortmund and stay top, wins for Bayern, Napoli and PSG
# European Wrap
From The42
# European Wrap

Union stun Dortmund and stay top, wins for Bayern, Napoli and PSG

Oct 16th 2022, 10:57 PM 5,021 Views 1 Comment

There was plenty of Bundesliga, Serie A, La Liga and Ligue 1 action today.

The good, the bad and the alright: Ireland's healthcare system compared to the rest of the EU
# Comparison
# Comparison

The good, the bad and the alright: Ireland's healthcare system compared to the rest of the EU

Jun 3rd 2022, 9:00 PM 33,126 Views 43 Comments

Our interactive graphs showing where Ireland ranks compared to other EU countries.

# european - Last year 2021

EFL open to moving play-offs to allow Champions League final at Wembley
# Other Options
From The42
# Other Options

EFL open to moving play-offs to allow Champions League final at Wembley

May 8th 2021, 12:03 PM 3,185 Views 2 Comments

The all-English Champions League final between Man City and Chelsea is currently scheduled to take place in Istanbul on Saturday, 29 May.

# european - All time

Felix Jones agrees deal to remain with World Cup-winning Springboks
# Staying On
From The42
# Staying On

Felix Jones agrees deal to remain with World Cup-winning Springboks

Jan 24th 2020, 12:23 PM 12,761 Views 6 Comments

The 32-year-old is shifting into a new role as a ‘European-based coaching consultant’.

Ireland's European dream dies as German draw not enough for semi-final spot
# Bowing Out
From The42
# Bowing Out

Ireland's European dream dies as German draw not enough for semi-final spot

Aug 21st 2019, 1:36 PM 4,951 Views 0 Comments

The wait for a last four berth at the European Hockey Championships continues.

Green Party's Ciarán Cuffe elected MEP
# European
# European

Green Party's Ciarán Cuffe elected MEP

May 27th 2019, 8:40 PM 26,572 Views 70 Comments

The Green Party has its first MEP in decades.

Leinster look towards 'biggest battle of our careers' against Sarries
# Five Star Dreams
From The42
# Five Star Dreams

Leinster look towards 'biggest battle of our careers' against Sarries

Apr 21st 2019, 5:58 PM 9,124 Views 17 Comments

Saracens will be aiming to deny Leinster a record fifth Champions Cup title.

Dublin enters top 10 most liveable cities for Europeans
# Best Places To Live
# Best Places To Live

Dublin enters top 10 most liveable cities for Europeans

Feb 13th 2019, 6:00 AM 23,019 Views 56 Comments

The capital scores well in terms of infrastructure and personal safety.

Clean sweep for the provinces tees up riveting European quarter-finals
# All In
From The42
# All In

Clean sweep for the provinces tees up riveting European quarter-finals

Jan 21st 2019, 8:00 AM 22,653 Views 34 Comments

Irish rugby’s good health has been underlined in the Heineken Cup and Challenge Cup.

Greece's maverick ex-minister Varoufakis launches new political party
# Mera25
# Mera25

Greece's maverick ex-minister Varoufakis launches new political party

Mar 26th 2018, 3:29 PM 12,215 Views 51 Comments

The former Finance Minister says the party “will not mince our words”.

European 5000m champion arrested in doping raid
# Hot Water
From The42
# Hot Water

European 5000m champion arrested in doping raid

Oct 25th 2017, 5:28 PM 6,255 Views 3 Comments

Ilias Fifa was arrested in Barcelona on Wednesday as part of a probe, sources of the investigation confirmed.

EU money could protect public spaces in Cork, Dublin, Limerick and Galway from terror attacks
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

EU money could protect public spaces in Cork, Dublin, Limerick and Galway from terror attacks

Oct 23rd 2017, 6:15 AM 10,175 Views 36 Comments

The new fund will help cities build barriers that could prevent terror attacks.

Two studies show association between coffee-drinking and living longer
# Drink Up
# Drink Up

Two studies show association between coffee-drinking and living longer

Jul 11th 2017, 3:03 PM 19,780 Views 31 Comments

Altogether more than 680,000 took part in the two studies.

'Unacceptable and false': French PM slams New York Times article about Muslim women in France
# Unhappy
# Unhappy

'Unacceptable and false': French PM slams New York Times article about Muslim women in France

Sep 5th 2016, 7:35 PM 29,504 Views 103 Comments

The women who were interviewed spoke of discrimination and “persecution”.

Mary Robinson has been digging holes in Ethiopia - and has an important message for Europe
# Refugee Crisis
# Refugee Crisis

Mary Robinson has been digging holes in Ethiopia - and has an important message for Europe

Jul 8th 2016, 8:02 PM 17,375 Views 71 Comments

The former Irish president thinks we can learn a lot from the east African nation when it comes to looking after refugees.

Here's the miracle wedge that's just earned Shane Lowry the European shot of the year award
# Recognition
From The42
# Recognition

Here's the miracle wedge that's just earned Shane Lowry the European shot of the year award

Jan 4th 2016, 5:02 PM 8,795 Views 8 Comments

The public voted for the Offaly native ahead of the likes of Rory McIlroy, Miguel Ángel Jiménez and Patrick Reed.

Reddan refuses to accept Leinster have slipped behind wealthy Top 14 clubs
# Power Struggle
From The42
# Power Struggle

Reddan refuses to accept Leinster have slipped behind wealthy Top 14 clubs

Dec 22nd 2015, 6:30 AM 5,336 Views 32 Comments

The 35-year-old says an acceptance of that narrative cannot be afforded.

Ireland has the second highest rate of mortgage and rent arrears in Europe
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Ireland has the second highest rate of mortgage and rent arrears in Europe

Nov 20th 2015, 8:45 AM 13,837 Views 57 Comments

We come in second only to Greece.

A whopping 320 tech jobs for Ireland have been announced today at the Web Summit
# Amazing.com
# Amazing.com

A whopping 320 tech jobs for Ireland have been announced today at the Web Summit

Nov 4th 2015, 8:22 PM 17,848 Views 52 Comments

The jobs will be created in the technology and business sectors.

The HSE has paid out €150,000 to patients going to UK and Poland for teeth and bone treatments
# Travel For Care
# Travel For Care

The HSE has paid out €150,000 to patients going to UK and Poland for teeth and bone treatments

Sep 19th 2015, 8:00 PM 26,348 Views 27 Comments

This comes as part of the Cross-Border Directive that has been in place since last year.

‘There are more O’Neills and Murphys living in the US than in Ireland’
# Tackling The Crisis
# Tackling The Crisis

‘There are more O’Neills and Murphys living in the US than in Ireland’

Sep 9th 2015, 4:55 PM 27,634 Views 156 Comments

As the European Commission president outlined plans to deal with the migrant crisis, the Irish government held a broad discussion on the issue today.

Ireland is basically the European champion of tea drinking*
# The Tea Polls
# The Tea Polls

Ireland is basically the European champion of tea drinking*

Jul 11th 2015, 5:45 PM 17,452 Views 73 Comments

*When it comes to having it as a caffeine source anyway.

Baby wipes, shower gel and makeup on harmful products list
# Europe
# Europe

Baby wipes, shower gel and makeup on harmful products list

Feb 11th 2015, 9:36 AM 50,328 Views 24 Comments

The Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) has flagged around 200 items.

Greek approach "precisely what this government did", says Tánaiste
# Ooo-pa
# Ooo-pa

Greek approach "precisely what this government did", says Tánaiste

Jan 29th 2015, 7:50 PM 18,179 Views 181 Comments

The Tánaiste has welcomed Greece’s move to “renegotiate rather than repudiate”.

'I think about the different family I might have had – if only she had been given sanctuary'
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

'I think about the different family I might have had – if only she had been given sanctuary'

Jan 27th 2015, 1:00 PM 203 Views 42 Comments

My grandfather pleaded with the authorities for permission to bring his niece to Ireland in 1938. He was refused – and then the Nazis invaded Poland.

The European Parliament has voted to break up Google
# Trouble Ahead
# Trouble Ahead

The European Parliament has voted to break up Google

Nov 27th 2014, 12:51 PM 19,788 Views 44 Comments

The company has been under investigation by the European Commission since 2010 for squeezing out competition.

Irish people seem to trust the judges and the legal system...
# Greco
# Greco

Irish people seem to trust the judges and the legal system...

Nov 21st 2014, 11:02 AM 9,927 Views 47 Comments

… although politicians, not so much.

Most young Irish people think that cannabis should be legalised
# Drugs
# Drugs

Most young Irish people think that cannabis should be legalised

Aug 22nd 2014, 1:22 PM 16,124 Views 145 Comments

A new study by the European Commission has also found that use of legal highs was three times the European average.

Got fined in Ireland? Now it can be collected across the EU
# Fines Sans Frontières
# Fines Sans Frontières

Got fined in Ireland? Now it can be collected across the EU

Aug 20th 2014, 6:03 PM 16,386 Views 78 Comments

New legislation means you can get hit for fines you receive in Ireland across the EU.

Leinster's new European jersey has navy and gold stripes on the front
# New Gear
From The42
# New Gear

Leinster's new European jersey has navy and gold stripes on the front

Aug 5th 2014, 11:38 AM 11,094 Views 43 Comments

Canterbury have come up with a fresh idea for the eastern province’s 2014/15 kit.

Court says bombers not protected as a journalistic source
# ECHR
# ECHR

Court says bombers not protected as a journalistic source

Jun 20th 2014, 7:45 AM 4,462 Views 3 Comments

A group claiming responsibility for bomb attacks in the Netherlands sent a letter to a magazine – and the publication’s offices were subsequently searched.

Voting over: All polls closed in local and European elections
# Voting
# Voting

Voting over: All polls closed in local and European elections

May 23rd 2014, 11:25 PM 17,966 Views 124 Comments

It is estimated that the final turnout is above 50 per cent.

Election 2014: UKIP surges in council vote, Tweets ethnically diverse 'thank you' photo...
# The Ukip Fox
# The Ukip Fox

Election 2014: UKIP surges in council vote, Tweets ethnically diverse 'thank you' photo...

May 23rd 2014, 10:29 AM 14,394 Views 170 Comments

“The UKIP fox is in the Westminster hen house,” UKIP leader Nigel Farage said today, as the first results came through.

Poll: Are you voting today?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you voting today?

May 23rd 2014, 8:51 AM 15,814 Views 202 Comments

Will you be exercising your democratic right? Have you already?

Enda's warning to FG candidates: Stick within your own battle-lines
# Out Of Line
# Out Of Line

Enda's warning to FG candidates: Stick within your own battle-lines

May 21st 2014, 12:44 PM 7,225 Views 37 Comments

The three FG candidates all theoretically signed up to a divide and conquer strategy. But the plan’s apparently been a ‘nightmare’ to manage…

Ireland a contender for 2020 European Capital of Culture
# Shine Bright Like A Diamond
# Shine Bright Like A Diamond

Ireland a contender for 2020 European Capital of Culture

Apr 22nd 2014, 4:40 PM 11,685 Views 68 Comments

Dublin hasn’t been chosen in over 20 years.

Google's antitrust case develops as major consumer group joins case
# Consumer Concern
# Consumer Concern

Google's antitrust case develops as major consumer group joins case

Mar 31st 2014, 4:56 PM 8,132 Views 1 Comment

The European Consumer Organisation has applied to be a formal complainant in the European Commission’s antitrust investigation into Google and its search policy.

Tymoshenko and Ukraine's new prime minister to visit Ireland this weekend
# Epp Conference
# Epp Conference

Tymoshenko and Ukraine's new prime minister to visit Ireland this weekend

Mar 4th 2014, 3:00 PM 12,637 Views 106 Comments

The former Ukrainian Prime Minister was released from prison last week and will join two other political figures for the EPP conference.

British men cannot sue Saudi Arabia over torture claims
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

British men cannot sue Saudi Arabia over torture claims

Jan 15th 2014, 8:35 AM 10,848 Views 35 Comments

Four men claimed they had been tortured by Saudi Arabian officials, and said their right of access to court had been violated.

Column: Will we see a UKIP victory in the European Parliament elections?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Will we see a UKIP victory in the European Parliament elections?

Jan 13th 2014, 7:00 AM 55 Views 73 Comments

The rise of hard right eurosceptic parties ahead of the Euro-Elections is causing some murmurs of concern. But do we really have anything to worry about?

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