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# france - Sunday 13 June, 2021

Rüdiger warns that Germany must be 'a little bit dirty' to subdue French flair
# Rüdi Can't Fail
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# Rüdi Can't Fail

Rüdiger warns that Germany must be 'a little bit dirty' to subdue French flair

Jun 13th 2021, 2:24 PM 5,066 Views 0 Comments

‘Against players like them, you have to throw down a marker,’ says the Chelsea defender.

DUP leader writes to French president explaining how Northern Ireland is part of the UK
# Sausages From Toulouse
# Sausages From Toulouse

DUP leader writes to French president explaining how Northern Ireland is part of the UK

Jun 13th 2021, 1:53 PM 57,981 Views 90 Comments

Emmanuel Macron reportedly implied that Northern Ireland was a separate country.

# france - Thursday 10 June, 2021

Frenchman given four months in jail for slapping Macron
# France
# France

Frenchman given four months in jail for slapping Macron

Jun 10th 2021, 7:00 PM 17,801 Views 36 Comments

He has been in custody since the assault, which a prosecutor at the hearing called “absolutely unacceptable” and “an act of deliberate violence”.

# france - Wednesday 9 June, 2021

France begins reopening of society as the country eases Covid restrictions
# France
# France

France begins reopening of society as the country eases Covid restrictions

Jun 9th 2021, 7:42 AM 13,215 Views 19 Comments

Residents of France will be able to stay out later and will also be able to sit inside cafes and restaurants.

# france - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Two people detained after French President Emmanuel Macron slapped across face
# France
# France

Two people detained after French President Emmanuel Macron slapped across face

Updated Jun 8th 2021, 9:06 PM 48,453 Views 64 Comments

Macron shrugged off the incident as “isolated”.

# france - Wednesday 2 June, 2021

France brush aside Wales after Neco Williams sees red
# Seeing Red
From The42
# Seeing Red

France brush aside Wales after Neco Williams sees red

Jun 2nd 2021, 10:20 PM 5,963 Views 0 Comments

The Liverpool youngster was sent off after 26 minutes for blocking Karim Benzema’s close-range effort with his arms.

# france - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Macron admits to French guilt over role in 1994 Rwandan genocide
# Genocide
# Genocide

Macron admits to French guilt over role in 1994 Rwandan genocide

May 27th 2021, 2:18 PM 11,743 Views 7 Comments

The French president stopped short of an apology but recognised that France bears ‘an overwhelming responsibility’ for the killing of 800,000 people.

# france - Sunday 23 May, 2021

Rachael Blackmore out of luck in France as ‘amazing’ Docteur De Ballon lands Auteuil repeat
# Mixed Fortunes
From The42
# Mixed Fortunes

Rachael Blackmore out of luck in France as ‘amazing’ Docteur De Ballon lands Auteuil repeat

May 23rd 2021, 4:55 PM 6,905 Views 0 Comments

Louisa Carberry-trained nine-year-old on top again in Grand Steeple-Chase de Paris.

# france - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

Biden tells Israel's Netanyahu he expects 'significant de-escalation' in Gaza conflict
# Palestine
# Palestine

Biden tells Israel's Netanyahu he expects 'significant de-escalation' in Gaza conflict

Updated May 19th 2021, 8:20 PM 17,223 Views 39 Comments

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu earlier today issued a tough threat against Hamas.

# france - Tuesday 18 May, 2021

Benzema makes shock return to France squad for Euros after five-year exile
# Karim Back At The Top
From The42
# Karim Back At The Top

Benzema makes shock return to France squad for Euros after five-year exile

May 18th 2021, 7:53 PM 6,646 Views 3 Comments

The Real Madrid striker is included despite the fact he will soon stand trial over his alleged involvement in blackmailing former teammate Matthieu Valbuena over a sex tape.

# france - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

Mbappe scores twice but PSG need to win shootout to reach French Cup final
# Spot On
From The42
# Spot On

Mbappe scores twice but PSG need to win shootout to reach French Cup final

May 12th 2021, 10:38 PM 2,637 Views 0 Comments

Spot kicks were required after the two sides were all square at 2-2 after normal time in Montpellier

Manhunt underway after man shoots dead boss and colleague at French sawmill
# Cevennes Region
# Cevennes Region

Manhunt underway after man shoots dead boss and colleague at French sawmill

May 12th 2021, 6:52 PM 16,030 Views 3 Comments

The local public prosecutor, Eric Maurel, today urged the man to turn himself in.

Laporte to represent Spain at Euros with allegiance switch approved
# Open Door For Laporte
From The42
# Open Door For Laporte

Laporte to represent Spain at Euros with allegiance switch approved

May 12th 2021, 1:30 PM 15,398 Views 10 Comments

The Man City defender was initially eligible to represent France, but was never capped.

Court rules Air France and Airbus must stand trial over 228 deaths in 2009 Paris-Rio crash
# Atlantic Ocean
# Atlantic Ocean

Court rules Air France and Airbus must stand trial over 228 deaths in 2009 Paris-Rio crash

May 12th 2021, 1:09 PM 10,329 Views 5 Comments

Three Irish women were among the 228 people killed in the air crash.

# france - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

Court of Appeal rules children must be returned to mother in France after father argues for stay in Ireland
# Upheld
# Upheld

Court of Appeal rules children must be returned to mother in France after father argues for stay in Ireland

May 4th 2021, 3:08 PM 95,477 Views 0 Comments

Their father decided he would not return them to their mother over a masks requirement in French schools.

# france - Saturday 1 May, 2021

Thousands gather in European cities to mark May Day for the first time since the pandemic began
# International Workers' Day
# International Workers' Day

Thousands gather in European cities to mark May Day for the first time since the pandemic began

May 1st 2021, 6:32 PM 14,379 Views 9 Comments

Police in Paris fired tear gas at protestors after scuffles broke out.

# france - Friday 30 April, 2021

Restaurants and cafes in France to reopen for outdoor dining on 19 May, but curfew to remain
# France
# France

Restaurants and cafes in France to reopen for outdoor dining on 19 May, but curfew to remain

Apr 30th 2021, 7:50 AM 9,855 Views 1 Comment

President Emmanuel Macron has outlined a four-step plan to reopen the country and revive its economy.

# france - Tuesday 27 April, 2021

Leinster will have utmost faith in Byrne's ability to step up in La Rochelle
# Calm Head
From The42
# Calm Head

Leinster will have utmost faith in Byrne's ability to step up in La Rochelle

Apr 27th 2021, 5:28 PM 7,675 Views 11 Comments

The 26-year-old was superb last time out against Exeter.

# france - Saturday 24 April, 2021

England claim third successive Six Nations title by edging past France
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

England claim third successive Six Nations title by edging past France

Apr 24th 2021, 4:13 PM 3,370 Views 2 Comments

Poppy Cleall’s try on the stroke of half-time put England in the box seat.

# france - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Leaders Inter draw, Dortmund stay in Champions League hunt and Neymar scores as PSG win in cup
# On The Continent
From The42
# On The Continent

Leaders Inter draw, Dortmund stay in Champions League hunt and Neymar scores as PSG win in cup

Apr 21st 2021, 10:36 PM 2,976 Views 5 Comments

AC Milan lost to Sassuolo in Serie A.

As debate over long-term future continues, Ireland must make short-term progress
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

As debate over long-term future continues, Ireland must make short-term progress

Apr 21st 2021, 9:30 PM 12,886 Views 14 Comments

Ciara Griffin and co. were poor in a number of areas during last weekend’s hammering by France.

# france - Monday 19 April, 2021

8-year-old French girl kidnapped during 'military' style operation is found in Switzerland
# Mia Montemaggi
# Mia Montemaggi

8-year-old French girl kidnapped during 'military' style operation is found in Switzerland

Apr 19th 2021, 11:02 AM 41,613 Views 0 Comments

The girl’s mother has been arrested.

'Tactically, technically, we have some of the answers for what went wrong'
# French Lessons
From The42
# French Lessons

'Tactically, technically, we have some of the answers for what went wrong'

Apr 19th 2021, 6:59 AM 3,977 Views 12 Comments

Ireland coach Adam Griggs is upbeat despite Saturday’s defeat by France.

# france - Saturday 17 April, 2021

Unstoppable France put eight tries past Ireland to book Six Nations decider date with England
# French Class
From The42
# French Class

Unstoppable France put eight tries past Ireland to book Six Nations decider date with England

Apr 17th 2021, 4:18 PM 32,876 Views 48 Comments

Adam Griggs’ side hosted proceedings in Donnybrook this afternoon.

As it happened: Ireland v France, Six Nations Championship From The42
Live Apr 17th 2021, 1:40 PM

As it happened: Ireland v France, Six Nations Championship

# france - Friday 16 April, 2021

Ireland find cohesion in time for France face-off with Six Nations title decider on the line
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Ireland find cohesion in time for France face-off with Six Nations title decider on the line

Apr 16th 2021, 5:08 PM 74 Views 0 Comments

Adam Griggs’ side welcome the French to Energia Park this afternoon.

What can Ireland expect from France in their Six Nations showdown in Dublin?
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

What can Ireland expect from France in their Six Nations showdown in Dublin?

Apr 16th 2021, 4:50 PM 2,986 Views 0 Comments

The winner of tomorrow’s clash in Dublin will advance into the final against England.

# france - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

20-year-old Wall's dominant display underlines her potential for Ireland
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

20-year-old Wall's dominant display underlines her potential for Ireland

Apr 13th 2021, 7:30 PM 7,096 Views 3 Comments

The Munster flanker was superb in last weekend’s big win over Wales.

# france - Monday 12 April, 2021

France hooker out until June with broken tibia
# Sidelined
From The42
# Sidelined

France hooker out until June with broken tibia

Apr 12th 2021, 11:14 PM 8,997 Views 1 Comment

Camille Chat will be sidelined for up to two months with a leg injury suffered in Racing 92′s European Champions Cup loss.

Ireland v France clash set to go ahead with government exemption
# Quarantine
From The42
# Quarantine

Ireland v France clash set to go ahead with government exemption

Updated Apr 12th 2021, 10:30 PM 9,065 Views 4 Comments

France is being added to the government’s quarantine list on Thursday.

One dead, one injured in Paris hospital shooting
# Fatality
# Fatality

One dead, one injured in Paris hospital shooting

Updated Apr 12th 2021, 3:40 PM 26,532 Views 13 Comments

One person has died and another is injured.

# france - Saturday 10 April, 2021

French police bust 100 people breaking Covid restrictions in underground restaurant
# French Police
# French Police

French police bust 100 people breaking Covid restrictions in underground restaurant

Apr 10th 2021, 5:00 PM 24,207 Views 21 Comments

Participants were shown enjoying caviar and champagne at the event costing €220 per person.

# france - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

France announces three-week school closure and domestic travel ban
# Macron
# Macron

France announces three-week school closure and domestic travel ban

Mar 31st 2021, 9:30 PM 33,904 Views 51 Comments

The move is a departure from the French government’s recent policy which has focused on regionalised restrictions.

# france - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

7s star Murphy Crowe backed to 'tear it up' in Ireland's Six Nations campaign
# Prolific
From The42
# Prolific

7s star Murphy Crowe backed to 'tear it up' in Ireland's Six Nations campaign

Mar 30th 2021, 4:30 PM 5,589 Views 1 Comment

The Tipperary woman has been a ruthless try-scorer on the World Sevens Series.

# france - Monday 29 March, 2021

Finn Russell given three-match ban over red card against France
# Crime And Punishment
From The42
# Crime And Punishment

Finn Russell given three-match ban over red card against France

Mar 29th 2021, 8:28 PM 7,652 Views 9 Comments

The out-half was dismissed late in the second half at the Stade de France.

# france - Sunday 28 March, 2021

France beat Kazakhstan - Spain do an Aiden McGeady in Georgia
# Much Success
From The42
# Much Success

France beat Kazakhstan - Spain do an Aiden McGeady in Georgia

Updated Mar 28th 2021, 7:01 PM 8,658 Views 2 Comments

There was also a thumping 8-0 win for Denmark against Moldova.

# france - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Gregor Townsend hails Scotland spirit after ending long wait for win in France From The42

Gregor Townsend hails Scotland spirit after ending long wait for win in France

Mar 27th 2021, 11:16 AM 4,489 Views 4 Comments

Scotland had not claimed an away victory over France since 1999.

# france - Friday 26 March, 2021

Scotland win at the death against France as Wales claim Six Nations title
# Drama
From The42
# Drama

Scotland win at the death against France as Wales claim Six Nations title

Mar 26th 2021, 10:07 PM 50,550 Views 47 Comments

Scotland won 27-23 at the Stade de France while Wales become Six Nations champions. Ireland finish third.

# france - Thursday 25 March, 2021

'It’s beginning to hack me off' – Hogg hurt by France's trophy talk
# Grand Finale
From The42
# Grand Finale

'It’s beginning to hack me off' – Hogg hurt by France's trophy talk

Mar 25th 2021, 5:53 PM 10,538 Views 3 Comments

Scotland can secure their highest-ever Six Nations finish with an eight-point win over Les Bleus.

# france - Monday 22 March, 2021

Ikea's French subsidiary goes on trial over illegal spying claims
# IKEA
# IKEA

Ikea's French subsidiary goes on trial over illegal spying claims

Mar 22nd 2021, 1:51 PM 13,518 Views 0 Comments

Trade unions reported the furniture and home goods company to French authorities in 2012.