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Munster's Scannell sprung into starting role to salvage frustrating season
# Scans
From The42
# Scans

Munster's Scannell sprung into starting role to salvage frustrating season

Jun 16th 2018, 1:00 AM 7,700 Views 14 Comments

The Cork man was only called up after Rory Best’s injury but now finds himself in the starting XV.

'Heartbreaking': Tributes paid to comedian who was killed as she walked home
# Australia
# Australia

'Heartbreaking': Tributes paid to comedian who was killed as she walked home

Jun 15th 2018, 1:04 PM 40,917 Views 0 Comments

Eurydice Dixon (22) was found dead in Melbourne.

Letter from Melbourne: Wallabies struggle for attention in AFL country
# Melbs
From The42
# Melbs

Letter from Melbourne: Wallabies struggle for attention in AFL country

Jun 13th 2018, 2:00 PM 10,097 Views 38 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s Ireland squad have been working towards rebounding on Saturday.

A first professional defeat but James Ryan's remarkable rise continues
# Young Blood
From The42
# Young Blood

A first professional defeat but James Ryan's remarkable rise continues

Jun 13th 2018, 6:30 AM 12,876 Views 30 Comments

The 21-year-old had another impressive outing against the Wallabies last weekend.

The former binman and theology student who has cracked the Wallabies
# Journey
From The42
# Journey

The former binman and theology student who has cracked the Wallabies

Jun 13th 2018, 5:45 AM 10,187 Views 4 Comments

Brandon Paenga-Amosa had a remarkable rise over the last year.

'We’ll see what the good old-fashioned Irish ticker's about, won’t we?'
# Pride
From The42
# Pride

'We’ll see what the good old-fashioned Irish ticker's about, won’t we?'

Jun 13th 2018, 1:00 AM 11,332 Views 2 Comments

Ireland assistant coach Andy Farrell wants to see what the players are made of in Melbourne.

'They're pretty angry, grumbly, walking around like bears with sore heads'
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'They're pretty angry, grumbly, walking around like bears with sore heads'

Jun 12th 2018, 7:39 AM 12,738 Views 6 Comments

Andy Farrell is looking for improvements from Ireland’s defence this weekend in Melbourne.

Earls must complete HIA protocols but team changes will strengthen Ireland
# Mix It Up
From The42
# Mix It Up

Earls must complete HIA protocols but team changes will strengthen Ireland

Jun 11th 2018, 8:47 AM 15,144 Views 46 Comments

Joe Schmidt is set to bring back in the likes of Johnny Sexton, Tadhg Furlong and Garry Ringrose.

'Fatigue makes cowards of us all' - Kearney and Ireland look to bounce back
# Errors
From The42
# Errors

'Fatigue makes cowards of us all' - Kearney and Ireland look to bounce back

Jun 11th 2018, 6:15 AM 12,864 Views 19 Comments

The Leinster man produced some uncharacteristic mistakes against the Wallabies.

Ireland under pressure in Melbourne but Schmidt feels they aren't far off
# Details
From The42
# Details

Ireland under pressure in Melbourne but Schmidt feels they aren't far off

Jun 11th 2018, 2:59 AM 10,131 Views 17 Comments

The Wallabies will be looking to wrap up a series success at AAMI Park on Saturday.

'We know it's going to get harder' - Cheika expects Ireland to improve
# One Up
From The42
# One Up

'We know it's going to get harder' - Cheika expects Ireland to improve

Jun 10th 2018, 7:02 AM 6,815 Views 22 Comments

The Wallabies boss believes Ireland will be better with another week’s preparation under their belts.

Pope Francis' aide to stand trial on multiple sex abuse charges
# George Pell
# George Pell

Pope Francis' aide to stand trial on multiple sex abuse charges

May 1st 2018, 7:08 AM 16,064 Views 0 Comments

Cardinal George Pell has denied the historic allegations.

Australian woman jailed after 'despicably' faking cancer treatment in order to fund party lifestyle
# Melbourne
# Melbourne

Australian woman jailed after 'despicably' faking cancer treatment in order to fund party lifestyle

Apr 11th 2018, 8:12 AM 88,828 Views 61 Comments

A court in Melbourne heard how Hanna Dickenson had needed money to further fund a party lifestyle.

'The knee is fine' - After injury ruined end of 2017, Nadal back ahead of Australian Open
# Grand Slam Ready
From The42
# Grand Slam Ready

'The knee is fine' - After injury ruined end of 2017, Nadal back ahead of Australian Open

Jan 9th 2018, 8:22 AM 1,782 Views 3 Comments

The first Grand Slam of the year starts next Monday at Melbourne Park.

Cork All-Ireland winner Sheehan to stay in Melbourne and take on new Aussie Rules role
# Rebel Down Under
From The42
# Rebel Down Under

Cork All-Ireland winner Sheehan to stay in Melbourne and take on new Aussie Rules role

Jan 2nd 2018, 6:30 AM 21,853 Views 2 Comments

The 27-year-old has ended speculation about a possible return to GAA.

Man charged with 18 counts of attempted murder over Melbourne car attack
# Australia
# Australia

Man charged with 18 counts of attempted murder over Melbourne car attack

Dec 23rd 2017, 8:02 AM 9,001 Views 0 Comments

12 people remain in hospital, three of whom are in a critical condition.

Irish woman in stable condition after being injured in Melbourne car attack
# Australia
# Australia

Irish woman in stable condition after being injured in Melbourne car attack

Dec 22nd 2017, 7:39 AM 19,182 Views 45 Comments

Of the 20 people injured, three remain in a critical condition.

Irish person injured by car driven into crowd on busy street in Melbourne
# Australia
# Australia

Irish person injured by car driven into crowd on busy street in Melbourne

Dec 21st 2017, 6:31 PM 24,422 Views 57 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance.

'No evidence to suggest terrorism' after car is driven into crowd in Melbourne
# Australia
# Australia

'No evidence to suggest terrorism' after car is driven into crowd in Melbourne

Dec 21st 2017, 11:10 AM 47,798 Views 174 Comments

19 people have been injured, some critically, and two men have been arrested.

First gay weddings take place in Australia
# Australia
# Australia

First gay weddings take place in Australia

Dec 16th 2017, 12:05 PM 20,446 Views 57 Comments

The historic reforms were given royal assent on 8 December.

Brilliant young Galway football prospect set to embark on Aussie Rules career with Carlton
# On The Move
From The42
# On The Move

Brilliant young Galway football prospect set to embark on Aussie Rules career with Carlton

Nov 15th 2017, 4:40 PM 16,249 Views 3 Comments

Cillian McDaid is to join to the Melbourne based club.

Ireland squad start countdown in Melbourne to Sunday's first game in Adelaide
# Land Down Under
From The42
# Land Down Under

Ireland squad start countdown in Melbourne to Sunday's first game in Adelaide

Nov 7th 2017, 12:57 PM 10,326 Views 8 Comments

Joe Kernan and his squad are getting set to face Australia.

Another town scraps Australia Day, as politician compares it to celebrating Holocaust
# Aborigines
# Aborigines

Another town scraps Australia Day, as politician compares it to celebrating Holocaust

Sep 16th 2017, 1:00 PM 22,456 Views 95 Comments

The annual holiday commemorates the arrival of the country’s first British settlers in 1788.

'Mystery critters' suspected of eating holes in boy's feet on Australian beach
# Melbourne
# Melbourne

'Mystery critters' suspected of eating holes in boy's feet on Australian beach

Aug 7th 2017, 12:10 PM 55,787 Views 29 Comments

The boy, Sam Kanizay, went for a short dip and emerged with bloody feet.

'Presumed innocence': Top Vatican cardinal denies all charges of child sex abuse on first appearance in court
# Melbourne
# Melbourne

'Presumed innocence': Top Vatican cardinal denies all charges of child sex abuse on first appearance in court

Jul 26th 2017, 7:19 AM 8,931 Views 0 Comments

Cardinal George Pell made the denials despite the fact no pleas were required to be entered on his first appearance in Australian court.

Tributes paid to Corkman who died in Australia after falling from a height
# Kristian Crowley
# Kristian Crowley

Tributes paid to Corkman who died in Australia after falling from a height

Jul 25th 2017, 9:18 PM 53,265 Views 10 Comments

The 28-year-old was taken to a Melbourne city hospital on Sunday 16 July.

'A terrorist attack': Man dies in shootout with Australian police following siege
# Melbourne
# Melbourne

'A terrorist attack': Man dies in shootout with Australian police following siege

Jun 6th 2017, 6:48 AM 33,604 Views 18 Comments

Yacqub Khayre killed one person, and took another hostage in the attack.

Possible terror link probed as police shoot dead hostage-taker in Melbourne
# Australia
# Australia

Possible terror link probed as police shoot dead hostage-taker in Melbourne

Jun 5th 2017, 1:44 PM 27,237 Views 17 Comments

Three officers were injured as police stormed the building in the Brighton suburb.

Man who threatened to 'blow up' plane is wrestled to the floor by passengers
# Melbourne
# Melbourne

Man who threatened to 'blow up' plane is wrestled to the floor by passengers

Jun 1st 2017, 7:52 AM 23,837 Views 16 Comments

Passengers on the Malaysian Airlines flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur said they feared for their lives.

Mother gets 26-year sentence for killing three of her children in Australia
# Melbourne
# Melbourne

Mother gets 26-year sentence for killing three of her children in Australia

May 30th 2017, 7:40 AM 19,577 Views 10 Comments

Akon Guode drove a car with four of her children inside into a lake on the outskirts of Melbourne in 2015.

Melbourne trials 'female' traffic lights
# Stop And Go
# Stop And Go

Melbourne trials 'female' traffic lights

Mar 7th 2017, 9:59 PM 27,739 Views 67 Comments

The move was made as part of an attempt to “reduce unconscious bias”.

Five dead after plane crashes into Melbourne shopping centre
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Five dead after plane crashes into Melbourne shopping centre

Feb 21st 2017, 7:07 AM 21,716 Views 4 Comments

The plane crashed not long after take-off.

Small plane crashes into shopping centre near Melbourne airport
# Australia
# Australia

Small plane crashes into shopping centre near Melbourne airport

Feb 20th 2017, 11:14 PM 20,517 Views 11 Comments

Local reports say that around five people were on board.

Sydney to host new Flat event which will be richest turf race in the world
# Ears Pricked
From The42
# Ears Pricked

Sydney to host new Flat event which will be richest turf race in the world

Feb 1st 2017, 6:02 PM 2,961 Views 1 Comment

The winnings for ‘The Everest’ will eclipse those of the Melbourne Cup.

Sixth person dies after car mowed down pedestrians in Australian shopping district
# Melbourne
# Melbourne

Sixth person dies after car mowed down pedestrians in Australian shopping district

Jan 31st 2017, 8:36 AM 15,257 Views 4 Comments

Thirty-six people have been treated in hospital following the incident nearly two weeks ago.

Four killed and 20 more injured after car drives into pedestrians in Melbourne
# Deliberate Act
# Deliberate Act

Four killed and 20 more injured after car drives into pedestrians in Melbourne

Jan 20th 2017, 1:00 PM 32,854 Views 44 Comments

Police said the incident was not a terrorist attack.

'It's bird, dog, horse, cow, and people poo': Swimmers warned to stay out of the water near Melbourne
# Beaches
# Beaches

'It's bird, dog, horse, cow, and people poo': Swimmers warned to stay out of the water near Melbourne

Jan 2nd 2017, 1:30 PM 36,391 Views 8 Comments

There’s a bit of a nasty surprise waiting in the water.

"Significant" Isis-inspired terror plot for Christmas Day foiled in Australia
# Melbourne
# Melbourne

"Significant" Isis-inspired terror plot for Christmas Day foiled in Australia

Dec 23rd 2016, 7:36 AM 12,204 Views 5 Comments

The plot was expected to target one of Melbourne’s best-known intersections on Christmas Day.