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# european - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Divers hope to resume search off Italy amid fears death toll could reach 300
# Boat Tragedy
# Boat Tragedy

Divers hope to resume search off Italy amid fears death toll could reach 300

Oct 5th 2013, 11:10 AM 4,217 Views 2 Comments

Rough seas have hampered the body recovery effort off Lampedusa where a boat carrying hundreds of migrants from Africa sank on Thursday.

# european - Monday 16 September, 2013

Kenny: We have failed too many children
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Kenny: We have failed too many children

Sep 16th 2013, 8:18 AM 5,384 Views 65 Comments

The Taoiseach spoke at a conference on child abuse and neglect last night.

# european - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Poll: Should the voting age be lowered to 16?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the voting age be lowered to 16?

Jul 10th 2013, 9:31 AM 13,451 Views 162 Comments

The Government is going to hold a referendum to lower the voting age. Good idea?

# european - Friday 17 May, 2013

Most LGBT Europeans still afraid and threatened: report
# Homophobia
# Homophobia

Most LGBT Europeans still afraid and threatened: report

May 17th 2013, 7:26 AM 5,080 Views 79 Comments

Transgender people suffered particularly badly, with 28 per cent saying they had been attacked of threatened because of their sexuality.

# european - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Irish to compete in €1 million satellite ideas competition
# Satellite
# Satellite

Irish to compete in €1 million satellite ideas competition

Apr 3rd 2013, 7:15 AM 5,470 Views 16 Comments

The top prize is €1 million and the prestigious title of ‘Galileo Master’.

# european - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Good news: eBay to create 450 jobs in Dundalk
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Good news: eBay to create 450 jobs in Dundalk

Feb 14th 2013, 11:27 AM 7,119 Views 61 Comments

The new jobs will be in customer services, sales and compliance.

# european - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Djokovic and Ennis win top European Sportsperson awards for 2012
# Awards Season
From The42
# Awards Season

Djokovic and Ennis win top European Sportsperson awards for 2012

Jan 3rd 2013, 3:20 PM 846 Views 0 Comments

The runners-up were double Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah and a Norwegian cross-country skiier.

# european - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Heineken Cup: Ulster and Leinster face Saturday deciders as fixtures confirmed
# Final Rounds
From The42
# Final Rounds

Heineken Cup: Ulster and Leinster face Saturday deciders as fixtures confirmed

Dec 19th 2012, 12:46 PM 1,082 Views 4 Comments

Munster’s will be the last Irish province to tempt fate with a Sunday sermon against Racing Metro.

# european - Friday 14 December, 2012

Heineken Cup: 3 things to look out for this weekend
# Vital
From The42
# Vital

Heineken Cup: 3 things to look out for this weekend

Dec 14th 2012, 5:52 PM 1,206 Views 2 Comments

European dreams could be shattered for three of Ireland’s four representatives.

# european - Thursday 13 December, 2012

'If I was a few years younger, I might get a chance' - Girvan Dempsey on Leinster's injuries
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

'If I was a few years younger, I might get a chance' - Girvan Dempsey on Leinster's injuries

Dec 13th 2012, 4:50 PM 1,949 Views 0 Comments

The former Ireland and Blues full-back has backed makeshift 15 Ian Madigan to withstand Clermont’s physicality.

# european - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Heineken Cup: Julian Salvi at the double for Tigers as Welsh woes continue
# Cup Wrap
From The42
# Cup Wrap

Heineken Cup: Julian Salvi at the double for Tigers as Welsh woes continue

Dec 9th 2012, 7:02 PM 712 Views 0 Comments

Cardiff Blues suffered their third defeat in a row as Montpellier won away from home.

# european - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Kenny: Irish EU Presidency "will be in the business of solutions"
# Eu Presidency
# Eu Presidency

Kenny: Irish EU Presidency "will be in the business of solutions"

Nov 29th 2012, 9:45 PM 5,667 Views 77 Comments

The Taoiseach said that the Irish presidency of the EU will be about “stability, jobs and growth”, as the Conference of Presidents began in Dublin.

# european - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Sycerika McMahon revels in medal success after London let-down
# Record Breaker
From The42
# Record Breaker

Sycerika McMahon revels in medal success after London let-down

Nov 28th 2012, 11:08 AM 610 Views 0 Comments

The Belfast swimmer won a bronze medal at the European Short Course Championships at the weekend.

# european - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Global traumatic brain injury rates could be six times higher than thought - study
# Brain Injury
# Brain Injury

Global traumatic brain injury rates could be six times higher than thought - study

Nov 22nd 2012, 7:15 AM 5,066 Views 0 Comments

A New Zealand study has shown that mild brain injury could be more prevalent than previously believed.

# european - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

European court: Teen should have been given "unhindered" access to abortion
# Poland
# Poland

European court: Teen should have been given "unhindered" access to abortion

Oct 31st 2012, 3:59 PM 6,356 Views 42 Comments

The Court of Human Rights decided that Poland was in violation of two articles regarding the right to liberty and security, and prohibition of inhuman or degrading treatment.

# european - Monday 22 October, 2012

Nick Clegg and 500 other politicians coming to Dublin for FF-organised conference
# Europe
# Europe

Nick Clegg and 500 other politicians coming to Dublin for FF-organised conference

Oct 22nd 2012, 2:00 PM 6,153 Views 76 Comments

The 33rd annual conference of European liberals will be taking place in Dublin next month.

# european - Friday 19 October, 2012

EU Court of Justice bans 'pay to claim your prize' promotions
# We Have A Winner
# We Have A Winner

EU Court of Justice bans 'pay to claim your prize' promotions

Oct 19th 2012, 8:17 AM 4,393 Views 9 Comments

Marketers will no longer be allowed to tell consumers that have “won” a prize only to ask them to incur a cost for collection.

# european - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Portugal government faces backlash over austerity
# Portugal
# Portugal

Portugal government faces backlash over austerity

Oct 16th 2012, 2:22 PM 3,201 Views 28 Comments

Demonstrators gathered outside Parliament after the Finance Minister announced his plans to introduce steep tax increases.

# european - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Player Ratings: Leinster v Exeter Chiefs
# Out Of 10
From The42
# Out Of 10

Player Ratings: Leinster v Exeter Chiefs

Oct 13th 2012, 5:48 PM 1,882 Views 0 Comments

The Premiership side put up a real fight in the first half before the Blues’ European pedigree shone through.

# european - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Tomás O'Leary: English Premiership is much tougher than the PRO12
# Intense
From The42
# Intense

Tomás O'Leary: English Premiership is much tougher than the PRO12

Oct 3rd 2012, 6:01 PM 2,182 Views 5 Comments

The Ireland scrum-half believes there are no easy games in England and has his eyes set on an international comeback.

# european - Monday 1 October, 2012

National Breastfeeding Week: Irish breastfeeding rates below European neighbours'
# Breastfeeding
# Breastfeeding

National Breastfeeding Week: Irish breastfeeding rates below European neighbours'

Oct 1st 2012, 2:40 PM 11,681 Views 67 Comments

The HSE says this year’s event will focus on the importance of breastfeeding for the health of children and mothers, and highlight how rates of breastfeeding in Ireland fall way below those of other European countries.

# european - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Europa League previews: Testing away encounters for St Pat's and Sligo
# Air Miles
From The42
# Air Miles

Europa League previews: Testing away encounters for St Pat's and Sligo

Jul 19th 2012, 12:07 PM 629 Views 1 Comment

The Saints find themselves in Bosnia and looking to keep up a good European run while Rovers face Spartak Trnava of Slovakia.

# european - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Ireland issued 71 European arrest warrants in 2011
# Warrants
# Warrants

Ireland issued 71 European arrest warrants in 2011

Jun 26th 2012, 4:43 PM 3,360 Views 1 Comment

Minister for Justice has released the lastest annual report on warrants received, executed and issued here last year.

# european - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Third time is the charm: Small details add to historic Heineken Cup win
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

Third time is the charm: Small details add to historic Heineken Cup win

May 20th 2012, 10:00 AM 4,856 Views 3 Comments

Joe Schmidt was a delighted man after his side retained their European Cup but he is still striving for perfection.

# european - Sunday 29 April, 2012

Cheers lads! Heineken Cup rugby confirmed for Connacht after Ulster and Leinster wins
# Bonus
From The42
# Bonus

Cheers lads! Heineken Cup rugby confirmed for Connacht after Ulster and Leinster wins

Apr 29th 2012, 6:40 PM 1,709 Views 4 Comments

The men from the west were celebrating after this weekend’s results mean European rugby will return to Galway next year.

# european - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Greece leaders reach deal on more austerity and cuts
# Greece
# Greece

Greece leaders reach deal on more austerity and cuts

Feb 9th 2012, 1:41 PM 2,476 Views 63 Comments

The Greek Prime Minister said that there was “broad agreement” on all points of the new programme -with one exception.

# european - Sunday 23 October, 2011

European leaders to meet again on Wednesday to fight debt crisis
# Debt Crisis
# Debt Crisis

European leaders to meet again on Wednesday to fight debt crisis

Oct 23rd 2011, 4:21 PM 409 Views 12 Comments

Another summit of EU heads of state will be held on Wednesday in order to sign off on measures agreed by finance ministers.

# european - Friday 19 August, 2011

European markets have worst trading day in two years
# Markets
# Markets

European markets have worst trading day in two years

Aug 19th 2011, 12:12 PM 229 Views 7 Comments

On the back of yesterday’s sharp drop, markets opened badly this morning.