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# latvia - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Fans in attendance as Netherlands bounce back and Frappart makes history
# Double Dutch
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# Double Dutch

Fans in attendance as Netherlands bounce back and Frappart makes history

Mar 27th 2021, 8:11 PM 10,629 Views 4 Comments

A dominant performance from Frank de Boer’s side delighted the small but rowdy crowd in Amsterdam.

# latvia - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Green List remains unchanged with just four countries on list
# Travel Restrictions
# Travel Restrictions

Green List remains unchanged with just four countries on list

Oct 1st 2020, 8:56 PM 42,710 Views 32 Comments

Cyprus, Finland, Latvia and Liechtenstein are still the only four countries on the list.

# latvia - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Ashnikko turned her experience of sexual assault from men into a pop banger with integrity
# Ashnikko
From The Daily Edge
# Ashnikko

Ashnikko turned her experience of sexual assault from men into a pop banger with integrity

Oct 16th 2018, 12:11 PM 26,163 Views 0 Comments

“I can’t even wear my skin without them asking where I’ve been.”

# latvia - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Man (31) to go on trial charged with murdering his partner in her home
# Courts
# Courts

Man (31) to go on trial charged with murdering his partner in her home

Aug 19th 2017, 6:00 AM 19,846 Views 0 Comments

Rita Apine was found with serious head injuries at the foot of the stairs in her rented house.

# latvia - Friday 13 November, 2015

Northern Ireland win their first friendly in over 7 years
# About Time
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# About Time

Northern Ireland win their first friendly in over 7 years

Nov 13th 2015, 10:59 PM 8,411 Views 7 Comments

Captain Steven Davis scored in a 1-0 win against Latvia to kick off their Euro 2016 preparations.

# latvia - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Teen who hacked boards.ie just wanted the 'satisfaction of a successful hacking'
# Courts
# Courts

Teen who hacked boards.ie just wanted the 'satisfaction of a successful hacking'

May 13th 2015, 5:21 PM 31,436 Views 38 Comments

Aleksejs Ivanvos received a suspended jail sentence today for the 2010 hack.

# latvia - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Tissue from car crash victim used without consent to create implants
# Latvia
# Latvia

Tissue from car crash victim used without consent to create implants

Jan 14th 2015, 7:15 AM 12,487 Views 9 Comments

A Latvian woman has won her case for inhuman treatment at the European Court of Human Rights after the procedure was carried out on her husband.

# latvia - Friday 11 July, 2014

If EU house price rises were a music chart, would Ireland make the top 5?
# Countdown
# Countdown

If EU house price rises were a music chart, would Ireland make the top 5?

Jul 11th 2014, 11:56 AM 7,483 Views 11 Comments

Yes, just.

# latvia - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

The Eurovision 'Cake To Bake' song sent Twitter into a frenzy
# Cake To Bake
From The Daily Edge
# Cake To Bake

The Eurovision 'Cake To Bake' song sent Twitter into a frenzy

May 6th 2014, 10:26 PM 6,449 Views 5 Comments

And for good reason.

# latvia - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Ariel Sharon, bankruptcy, and water meters: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Ariel Sharon, bankruptcy, and water meters: The week in numbers

Jan 4th 2014, 7:30 PM 6,174 Views 5 Comments

Plus: How many people in the world are obese?

# latvia - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

And then there were 18: Latvia joins the Euro today
# Welcome Aboard
# Welcome Aboard

And then there were 18: Latvia joins the Euro today

Jan 1st 2014, 7:45 AM 10,143 Views 75 Comments

There was some surprise about the timing of Latvia’s request to join the Euro, but its government thinks it will help to attract investors.

# latvia - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Security concerns delay search of Riga store wreckage
# Latvia
# Latvia

Security concerns delay search of Riga store wreckage

Nov 24th 2013, 11:26 AM 4,882 Views 2 Comments

A survey was carried out to establish how safe the building is. Seven people remain unaccounted for.

# latvia - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Latvia probes store disaster as hopes dim of finding survivors
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Latvia probes store disaster as hopes dim of finding survivors

Nov 23rd 2013, 1:04 PM 5,899 Views 2 Comments

Rescuers have been combing the ruins of the Riga supermarket for bodies.

# latvia - Friday 22 November, 2013

Death toll in Latvia supermarket roof collapse doubles
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Death toll in Latvia supermarket roof collapse doubles

Nov 22nd 2013, 9:31 PM 16,535 Views 7 Comments

The roof of the large grocery store in Riga collapsed last night.

# latvia - Saturday 16 November, 2013

O'Neill singles out widemen McClean and McGeady for praise
# Good Start
From The42
# Good Start

O'Neill singles out widemen McClean and McGeady for praise

Nov 16th 2013, 10:00 AM 7,207 Views 35 Comments

The Ireland manager had good things to say about two players he knows well after his first win last night.

# latvia - Friday 15 November, 2013

Player Ratings: How we reckon the Boys in Green played tonight
# IRLLAT
From The42
# IRLLAT

Player Ratings: How we reckon the Boys in Green played tonight

Nov 15th 2013, 9:38 PM 28,110 Views 41 Comments

Ireland had a comfortable win over Latvia on the start of a new era.

Ex-Southampton favourite Pahars plays down Latvia's chances
# IRELAT
From The42
# IRELAT

Ex-Southampton favourite Pahars plays down Latvia's chances

Nov 15th 2013, 9:00 AM 2,073 Views 2 Comments

Martin O’Neill’s opposite number is hoping his side can give a good account of themselves tonight.

# latvia - Thursday 14 November, 2013

O'Neill set to experiment in his first outing with Ireland
# IRELAT
From The42
# IRELAT

O'Neill set to experiment in his first outing with Ireland

Nov 14th 2013, 7:54 PM 6,055 Views 13 Comments

The recently-appointed manager is hoping to see as many players as possible in the games against Latvia and Poland.

# latvia - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Keane hits back at Fergie as he claims he's 'no animal'
# Rebound
From The42
# Rebound

Keane hits back at Fergie as he claims he's 'no animal'

Nov 13th 2013, 7:01 PM 6,801 Views 10 Comments

The Corkman said today isn’t the day to be preoccupied by Ferguson’s criticisms however.

# latvia - Monday 11 November, 2013

Pilkington doesn't travel as Ireland squad meets up in Dublin
# IRELAT
From The42
# IRELAT

Pilkington doesn't travel as Ireland squad meets up in Dublin

Nov 11th 2013, 9:11 PM 4,262 Views 7 Comments

The Norwich winger is an injury doubt for Friday’s friendly with Latvia.

# latvia - Saturday 9 November, 2013

8 things Martin O'Neill needs to do in his first week in charge
# Party With Marty
From The42
# Party With Marty

8 things Martin O'Neill needs to do in his first week in charge

Nov 9th 2013, 8:00 AM 14,512 Views 33 Comments

Ireland will be presented with a new manager later today but can he hit the ground running?

# latvia - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

King signs off by naming squad for Latvia and Poland friendlies
# IRELAT
From The42
# IRELAT

King signs off by naming squad for Latvia and Poland friendlies

Nov 6th 2013, 6:04 PM 14,686 Views 35 Comments

The caretaker boss has recalled Stephen Ward and Alex Pearce in his last act in the job.

# latvia - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Managerless Ireland schedule Aviva friendly with Latvia
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Managerless Ireland schedule Aviva friendly with Latvia

Oct 31st 2013, 2:23 PM 8,855 Views 67 Comments

The last home game of the year will be played on 15 November, it has been confirmed this afternoon.

# latvia - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Slight rise in EU unemployment rate
# Jobless Numbers
# Jobless Numbers

Slight rise in EU unemployment rate

Oct 1st 2013, 10:58 AM 3,075 Views 13 Comments

The biggest increases in unemployment were in Greece and Cyprus. Ireland is seventh worst out of the 28 EU members.

# latvia - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Woof! The best overhead kick you'll see this weekend
# Eat My Goal
From The42
# Eat My Goal

Woof! The best overhead kick you'll see this weekend

Sep 29th 2013, 1:25 PM 2,756 Views 0 Comments

Take a bow Jurijs Žigajevs.

# latvia - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Jul 10th 2013, 9:43 PM 14,422 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s talking about abortion, murder in Castlebar and Latvia joining the euro.

Just like us: Latvia will be using the euro from 1 January next year
# Latvia
# Latvia

Just like us: Latvia will be using the euro from 1 January next year

Jul 10th 2013, 8:15 AM 4,305 Views 22 Comments

The decision was confirmed by the European Council yesterday and will give the Baltic state six months to prepare for the changeover.

# latvia - Friday 7 June, 2013

Enda tells government parties: You must support Seanad abolition
# Euro Trip
# Euro Trip

Enda tells government parties: You must support Seanad abolition

Jun 7th 2013, 8:17 AM 4,541 Views 119 Comments

The Taoiseach was speaking while on EU business in Latvia and Lithuania yesterday. He is in Finland today and London tomorrow.

# latvia - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Enda in Lithuania to prepare for presidency handover
# Baltic
# Baltic

Enda in Lithuania to prepare for presidency handover

Jun 6th 2013, 7:08 AM 3,600 Views 39 Comments

The Taoiseach is also due to travel to Finland tomorrow.

# latvia - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Latvia gets the green light to join the euro next year
# You're Here Forever
# You're Here Forever

Latvia gets the green light to join the euro next year

Jun 5th 2013, 12:57 PM 5,573 Views 36 Comments

Latvia will become the second Baltic country, and the 18th overall, to join the EU’s single currency.

# latvia - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Body of man found in Dublin field identified
# Swords
# Swords

Body of man found in Dublin field identified

Apr 3rd 2013, 8:22 PM 47,605 Views 20 Comments

Gardaí said they are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the man’s death.

# latvia - Friday 29 March, 2013

More than 200 Latvians airlifted from drifting ice floes
# Rescue
# Rescue

More than 200 Latvians airlifted from drifting ice floes

Mar 29th 2013, 4:15 PM 8,938 Views 13 Comments

Good Friday saw a spike in the number of people engaging in recreational ice fishing, which is hugely popular in the tiny Baltic state.

# latvia - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Latvia to ask permission to adopt the euro
# Latvia
# Latvia

Latvia to ask permission to adopt the euro

Feb 2nd 2013, 8:45 AM 6,402 Views 20 Comments

The country, which had previously borrowed €7.5 billion in bailout funds, intends to send a formal request to the European Union this month.

# latvia - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action

Aug 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 730 Views 0 Comments

The Irish team’s group rivals, Germany, are in action, as they take on Argentina.

# latvia - Thursday 24 May, 2012

15 days to Euro 2012: First-timers Latvia upset the Germans
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

15 days to Euro 2012: First-timers Latvia upset the Germans

May 24th 2012, 8:30 AM 366 Views 0 Comments

The Baltic nation were expected to roll over for Rudi Voller’s side. That didn’t happen.

# latvia - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Eurozone GDP unchanged in the first quarter of 2012
# As You Were
# As You Were

Eurozone GDP unchanged in the first quarter of 2012

May 15th 2012, 11:17 AM 630 Views 2 Comments

Modest growth in the likes of Germany is offset by falls in other large countries like Italy; France is also perfectly flat.

# latvia - Friday 24 February, 2012

Taoiseach meets Angela Merkel and 'Super Mario'
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Taoiseach meets Angela Merkel and 'Super Mario'

Feb 24th 2012, 7:34 AM 2,545 Views 23 Comments

Enda Kenny discussed Ireland’s attempts at economic recovery with the German Chancellor outside Berlin last night.

# latvia - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

EU nations call on Dutch government to condemn far-right website
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

EU nations call on Dutch government to condemn far-right website

Feb 14th 2012, 6:42 PM 2,869 Views 18 Comments

The website, set up by the far-right Freedom Party, asks people to report central and east Europeans “for general nuisance, pollution and labour market displacement.”

# latvia - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Eurozone unemployment hit an all-time high at the end of last year
# Unemployment
# Unemployment

Eurozone unemployment hit an all-time high at the end of last year

Jan 31st 2012, 11:02 AM 1,093 Views 3 Comments

Unemployment in the wider 27 member state European Union has also risen.

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