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# mission - Monday 23 November, 2020

Bath prop hopes new Amazon Prime documentary will 'change the perception of rugby'
# Mission
From The42
# Mission

Bath prop hopes new Amazon Prime documentary will 'change the perception of rugby'

Nov 23rd 2020, 3:13 PM 11,822 Views 3 Comments

‘I think rugby has traditionally been a sport played and watched by middle-class white people.’

# mission - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Underdogs Ulster will have the bit between their teeth in Edinburgh
# Suftum
From The42
# Suftum

Underdogs Ulster will have the bit between their teeth in Edinburgh

Sep 5th 2020, 6:30 AM 4,851 Views 3 Comments

Dan McFarland’s side have yet to show their best since rugby restarted. Tonight’s the night they must change that.

# mission - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

‘When you lose by a score that big, you feel quite embarrassed’
# Mission
From The42
# Mission

‘When you lose by a score that big, you feel quite embarrassed’

Feb 5th 2020, 7:22 AM 12,775 Views 7 Comments

Jordan Larmour insists Ireland are out for revenge against Wales this weekend.

# mission - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Coast Guard rescues severely injured Russian fisherman 140 miles out at sea in heavy winds
# Rescue 115
# Rescue 115

Coast Guard rescues severely injured Russian fisherman 140 miles out at sea in heavy winds

Feb 21st 2017, 8:15 PM 30,670 Views 34 Comments

Rescue 115 and Rescue 117 were involved in the mission.

# mission - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

This Electric Picnic headliner is singing the next James Bond theme
# From Laois With Love
# From Laois With Love

This Electric Picnic headliner is singing the next James Bond theme

Sep 8th 2015, 4:05 PM 13,416 Views 32 Comments

Sam Smith will be the first British male solo artist to record a James Bond theme song since 1965.

# mission - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Ireland will NOT be taking part in a new EU mission to destroy migrant boats
# Mediterranean
# Mediterranean

Ireland will NOT be taking part in a new EU mission to destroy migrant boats

Jun 23rd 2015, 5:51 PM 13,685 Views 48 Comments

The operation aims to ‘dismantle the business model’ of human traffickers.

# mission - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Here's why a very small number of Irish troops are off to Sierra Leone
# Mission
# Mission

Here's why a very small number of Irish troops are off to Sierra Leone

Nov 11th 2014, 1:33 PM 10,142 Views 102 Comments

The move got Cabinet approval today.

# mission - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Simon Coveney wants more Chinese people to eat Irish food
# Mission
# Mission

Simon Coveney wants more Chinese people to eat Irish food

Nov 2nd 2014, 7:30 AM 8,714 Views 24 Comments

There has been “tremendous” progress in the area over the past 12 months.

# mission - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Coveney satisfied UN will review Irish troops' Golan Heights mission
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Coveney satisfied UN will review Irish troops' Golan Heights mission

Oct 1st 2014, 8:50 PM 4,835 Views 3 Comments

He said that he’s satisfied they acceded to his request for a review.

# mission - Monday 1 September, 2014

Poll: Should the Irish UN peacekeepers be pulled out of Golan Heights?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Irish UN peacekeepers be pulled out of Golan Heights?

Sep 1st 2014, 9:55 AM 10,895 Views 69 Comments

The Defence Minister has called for a UN review of the mission.

# mission - Friday 27 December, 2013

Help on the way for ship trapped off Antarctica since Christmas Eve
# Trapped
# Trapped

Help on the way for ship trapped off Antarctica since Christmas Eve

Dec 27th 2013, 12:11 PM 13,614 Views 15 Comments

The ship has 74 people aboard for a scientific mission

# mission - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Syria weapons inspection delayed over safety fears
# Syria
# Syria

Syria weapons inspection delayed over safety fears

Aug 27th 2013, 11:43 AM 3,707 Views 50 Comments

The investigation has been delayed until tomorrow as rebels fail to guarantee the experts’ safety.

# mission - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

US-Taliban talks 'not scheduled'
# Taliban
# Taliban

US-Taliban talks 'not scheduled'

Jun 19th 2013, 9:00 PM 2,240 Views 5 Comments

The US State Department said that reports of a meeting being scheduled “aren’t accurate”.

# mission - Thursday 16 May, 2013

NASA's planet-hunting spacecraft is broken - but they're determined to fix it
# KAPUT
# KAPUT

NASA's planet-hunting spacecraft is broken - but they're determined to fix it

May 16th 2013, 1:59 PM 6,245 Views 20 Comments

The planet-hunting telescope is 40 million miles from Earth and searches for Earth-like planets outside our solar system.

# mission - Friday 5 April, 2013

Mars missions scaled back in April because of sun
# Mars
# Mars

Mars missions scaled back in April because of sun

Apr 5th 2013, 6:30 AM 5,420 Views 6 Comments

For much of April, the sun blocks the line of sight between Earth and Mars, making it difficult for engineers to send instructions or hear from spacecraft Curiosity and Opportunity.

# mission - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

EU delegation to visit Shannon estuary on environmental hazards probe
# Environment
# Environment

EU delegation to visit Shannon estuary on environmental hazards probe

Jan 29th 2013, 6:55 AM 5,249 Views 5 Comments

The fact-finding mission this coming September is a response to complaints in relation to Aughinish Alumina plant and plans for a liquefied natural gas terminal.

# mission - Sunday 26 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Aug 26th 2012, 7:56 PM 14,779 Views 4 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# mission - Saturday 18 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Saturday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Saturday

Aug 18th 2012, 7:58 PM 10,756 Views 4 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today…

# mission - Thursday 16 August, 2012

UN to end Syria observer mission on Sunday
# Syria
# Syria

UN to end Syria observer mission on Sunday

Aug 16th 2012, 9:17 PM 2,349 Views 4 Comments

The observers will leave as the conditions to continue the mission were not filled, the UN said.

# mission - Saturday 30 June, 2012

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Jun 30th 2012, 9:00 AM 7,326 Views 7 Comments

Nine things to know this morning.

# mission - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Huge quantities of plankton discovered under Arctic ice
# Marine Life
# Marine Life

Huge quantities of plankton discovered under Arctic ice

Jun 7th 2012, 7:23 PM 6,600 Views 10 Comments

NASA study of tiny algae led to discovery of under-ice ‘bloom’ of the marine food source.

# mission - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

NASA prepares to launch mission to hunt down black holes
# NuSTAR
# NuSTAR

NASA prepares to launch mission to hunt down black holes

May 30th 2012, 8:15 PM 3,022 Views 18 Comments

High energy X-ray vision will be used in new orbiting telescope to “open a whole new window on the universe”.

# mission - Monday 7 May, 2012

Who can become a UN observer?
# Observers
# Observers

Who can become a UN observer?

May 7th 2012, 8:30 AM 7,725 Views 1 Comment

And what dangers do they face on the ground?

# mission - Friday 8 July, 2011

End of an era: Last-ever space shuttle poised for launch
# Countdown
# Countdown

End of an era: Last-ever space shuttle poised for launch

Jul 8th 2011, 10:53 AM 427 Views 5 Comments

Hundreds of thousands have packed Florida for Atlantis’ final mission, but there are fears it could be delayed by bad weather.

# mission - Friday 29 April, 2011

Preparations underway for space shuttle Endeavour's final flight
# Endeavour
# Endeavour

Preparations underway for space shuttle Endeavour's final flight

Apr 29th 2011, 2:28 PM 381 Views 0 Comments

The final mission by Endeavour and its crew will begin this evening at 19.47 Irish time, and among those attending will be Barack Obama.