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#Nice

# nice - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Nice finally drops burkini ban after court ruling
# Nice To Compromise
# Nice To Compromise

Nice finally drops burkini ban after court ruling

Sep 1st 2016, 7:03 PM 16,244 Views 145 Comments

Nice and several other towns had ignored the ruling and kept their bans in place in the midst of a raging debate over religious clothing in secular France.

# nice - Friday 26 August, 2016

Burkini inventor says there's a high demand from fair-skinned Irish women
# Burkini Ban
# Burkini Ban

Burkini inventor says there's a high demand from fair-skinned Irish women

Aug 26th 2016, 8:15 AM 24,628 Views 138 Comments

Aheda Zanetti hit out at French officials over the recent ban on the swimwear.

# nice - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Controversial burkini ban to be decided by French court tomorrow
# France
# France

Controversial burkini ban to be decided by French court tomorrow

Aug 25th 2016, 8:41 PM 15,118 Views 134 Comments

The ruling, due tomorrow afternoon, is likely to set a precedent for around 30 French towns which have banned the burkini, mostly in the southeast.

# nice - Friday 19 August, 2016

Nice becomes latest French city to ban burkini
# Muslim Women
# Muslim Women

Nice becomes latest French city to ban burkini

Aug 19th 2016, 9:17 PM 27,812 Views 144 Comments

The wording of the ban refers specifically to last month’s Bastille Day truck attack.

# nice - Saturday 30 July, 2016

From Munster to Nice: Scrum-half Foley excited by new French adventure
# Jouez
From The42
# Jouez

From Munster to Nice: Scrum-half Foley excited by new French adventure

Jul 30th 2016, 9:00 AM 13,042 Views 4 Comments

The 21-year-old Crosshaven man has signed for the Fédérale 2 club.

# nice - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Two more arrests made in connection with Nice attacks
# Nice
# Nice

Two more arrests made in connection with Nice attacks

Jul 26th 2016, 8:33 AM 7,212 Views 19 Comments

Two men have been in custody since yesterday.

# nice - Friday 22 July, 2016

Nice massacre was planned for months with accomplices
# France
# France

Nice massacre was planned for months with accomplices

Jul 22nd 2016, 8:07 AM 23,772 Views 65 Comments

One accomplice filmed the scene the day after the event.

# nice - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Five arrested in connection with Nice massacre to face court
# Attacks
# Attacks

Five arrested in connection with Nice massacre to face court

Jul 21st 2016, 7:44 AM 11,720 Views 63 Comments

Like Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, none of those detained were known to French intelligence prior to the attack.

# nice - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Frenchman jailed for trying to sell items from Nice massacre
# Bastille Day
# Bastille Day

Frenchman jailed for trying to sell items from Nice massacre

Jul 20th 2016, 9:15 PM 22,726 Views 43 Comments

The attack left 84 people dead.

# nice - Monday 18 July, 2016

Nice attacker had "a clear interest in the radical jihadist movement"
# Motives
# Motives

Nice attacker had "a clear interest in the radical jihadist movement"

Jul 18th 2016, 7:43 PM 19,216 Views 70 Comments

French police have released some details of the investigation.

# nice - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Bono was evacuated from a restaurant in Nice by armed police after horror attack
# Terror
# Terror

Bono was evacuated from a restaurant in Nice by armed police after horror attack

Jul 17th 2016, 2:28 PM 48,819 Views 81 Comments

The U2 frontman was reportedly among diners in a restaurant who took cover during the massacre.

Idris Elba's Bastille Day pulled from cinemas after Nice lorry massacre
# Inappropriate
# Inappropriate

Idris Elba's Bastille Day pulled from cinemas after Nice lorry massacre

Jul 17th 2016, 1:28 PM 31,108 Views 13 Comments

Billboards for the movie have also been taken down in France.

Nice attacker was a "conceited" loner with tendencies towards violence and depression
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

Nice attacker was a "conceited" loner with tendencies towards violence and depression

Jul 17th 2016, 11:08 AM 18,957 Views 116 Comments

Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel killed 84 people on Thursday.

# nice - Saturday 16 July, 2016

French minister calls on all citizens to become reservists to help protect the country
# Nice
# Nice

French minister calls on all citizens to become reservists to help protect the country

Jul 16th 2016, 7:10 PM 57,221 Views 369 Comments

Four men believed to be linked to the Tunisian who killed 84 people in the attack were arrested in France overnight.

Five children fighting for their lives after truck attack in Nice
# Critical
# Critical

Five children fighting for their lives after truck attack in Nice

Jul 16th 2016, 2:07 PM 22,617 Views 42 Comments

One of the children is an unidentified eight-year-old boy who is possibly a foreigner.

Update: 'No reason to believe' Irish people caught up in Nice terror attack
# Nice
# Nice

Update: 'No reason to believe' Irish people caught up in Nice terror attack

Jul 16th 2016, 12:00 PM 64,482 Views 170 Comments

There had been reports of a man critically injured but the Department of Foreign Affairs is satisfied there is no cause for concern in this case.

Isis sows seeds of inter-ethnic conflict to give its perverted ideology some sort of twisted logic
# France
# France

Isis sows seeds of inter-ethnic conflict to give its perverted ideology some sort of twisted logic

Jul 16th 2016, 6:00 AM 142 Views 78 Comments

Security expert Tom Clonan writes from France, where he and his family were holidaying when Thursday night’s attack happened in Nice.

# nice - Friday 15 July, 2016

'Je suis Nice': Books of condolence to open in Dublin and Cork
# Nice
# Nice

'Je suis Nice': Books of condolence to open in Dublin and Cork

Jul 15th 2016, 7:00 PM 10,956 Views 65 Comments

From The Open to Australia, people are showing their grief in the aftermath of the attack in Nice.

Nice attack victims: An 11-year-old boy, a father protecting his pregnant wife, a teacher and students
# Nice Victims
# Nice Victims

Nice attack victims: An 11-year-old boy, a father protecting his pregnant wife, a teacher and students

Jul 15th 2016, 6:30 PM 53,526 Views 88 Comments

Details of some of the victims have begun to trickle in.

'Someone got on the piano and started to play Imagine': Moments of kindness after horrific Nice attack
# Nice
# Nice

'Someone got on the piano and started to play Imagine': Moments of kindness after horrific Nice attack

Jul 15th 2016, 5:07 PM 28,112 Views 68 Comments

Offers of places to stay and free taxi rides were given in the aftermath of the Nice attacks.

Terrorist in Nice truck attack named as Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel
# Nice
# Nice

Terrorist in Nice truck attack named as Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel

Jul 15th 2016, 12:30 PM 52,950 Views 240 Comments

Police sources have said the French-Tunisian had no direct links to terrorism.

"Monstrosity": Horror moment when truck ploughs through crowd in Nice
# Nice
# Nice

"Monstrosity": Horror moment when truck ploughs through crowd in Nice

Jul 15th 2016, 12:08 PM 122,932 Views 276 Comments

France is in mourning after the attack left 84 people dead and 202 people injured – many of them seriously.

Tour de France stage goes ahead, festivities off due to Nice terror attack
# Minute Silence
From The42
# Minute Silence

Tour de France stage goes ahead, festivities off due to Nice terror attack

Jul 15th 2016, 10:39 AM 15,950 Views 17 Comments

A minute’s silence was to be held both at the start and finish lines of today’s 37km stage.

"This is on purpose, he's trying to kill people" - Irish people in Nice react to nightmare attack
# Terror
# Terror

"This is on purpose, he's trying to kill people" - Irish people in Nice react to nightmare attack

Jul 15th 2016, 10:35 AM 50,728 Views 169 Comments

At present there are no reports of Irish fatalities stemming from last night’s terror attack.

'The fear on their faces told us we had to run': Witnesses describe chaos after Nice truck attack
# Nice
# Nice

'The fear on their faces told us we had to run': Witnesses describe chaos after Nice truck attack

Jul 15th 2016, 7:45 AM 34,099 Views 85 Comments

Witnesses at first thought the truck may have lost control, with one saying the attacker “looked nervous”.

Trump to delay announcement of running mate in light of Nice attack
# Nice
# Nice

Trump to delay announcement of running mate in light of Nice attack

Jul 15th 2016, 7:16 AM 14,897 Views 78 Comments

The presumptive Republican nominee was due to announce his running mate today.

# nice - Thursday 14 July, 2016

The worst moment in Nice's history: How the horror unfolded as crowd watched Bastille Day fireworks
Live Jul 14th 2016, 10:36 PM

The worst moment in Nice's history: How the horror unfolded as crowd watched Bastille Day fireworks

# nice - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Leicester pave the way for Kante's exit by signing French midfielder
# Replacement
From The42
# Replacement

Leicester pave the way for Kante's exit by signing French midfielder

Jul 3rd 2016, 2:49 PM 11,625 Views 2 Comments

Nampalys Mendy becomes the Premier League champions’ third arrival of the close-season.

# nice - Monday 13 June, 2016

Northern Ireland football fan dies in France
# Tributes
# Tributes

Northern Ireland football fan dies in France

Jun 13th 2016, 2:00 PM 58,176 Views 30 Comments

It’s believed he fell from a walkway onto a rocky beach in the early hours of this morning.

# nice - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Here's nine things you may do that make people instantly dislike you
# Thumbs Down
# Thumbs Down

Here's nine things you may do that make people instantly dislike you

Nov 1st 2015, 5:00 PM 61,389 Views 51 Comments

And being too nice is one of them…

# nice - Sunday 4 October, 2015

At least seventeen people have died as the south of France reels from devastating storms
# Flooding
# Flooding

At least seventeen people have died as the south of France reels from devastating storms

Oct 4th 2015, 1:35 PM 31,308 Views 9 Comments

President Francois Hollande has visited the site of the storms today on the French riviera.

These are the meals of a man who eats at Michelin-starred restaurants twice a day as he travels the world
# Food Porn Alert
# Food Porn Alert

These are the meals of a man who eats at Michelin-starred restaurants twice a day as he travels the world

Oct 4th 2015, 8:45 AM 29,310 Views 33 Comments

His wife says that the menus given to her often don’t have prices on them.

# nice - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Burger King is branching out into wine
# Whopper Wine
# Whopper Wine

Burger King is branching out into wine

Sep 30th 2015, 9:30 PM 15,291 Views 18 Comments

Burger wine. BURGER WINE.

# nice - Friday 17 April, 2015

Ryanair passengers texted about 10.30pm take-off... while they're onboard at 5pm
# Waiting Game
# Waiting Game

Ryanair passengers texted about 10.30pm take-off... while they're onboard at 5pm

Apr 17th 2015, 9:49 PM 87,594 Views 95 Comments

The plane made two attempts at landing in Nice.

# nice - Thursday 9 April, 2015

What else could I get for the…€2.25 million pricetag on this Victorian manor
# Around The Country
# Around The Country

What else could I get for the…€2.25 million pricetag on this Victorian manor

Apr 9th 2015, 6:15 PM 7,607 Views 0 Comments

We take a look at what €2.25 million would get you around the rest of the country.

# nice - Friday 3 April, 2015

Irish people are going to eat 17.5 million Easter eggs (that's €36.6 million worth)
# Gluttons
# Gluttons

Irish people are going to eat 17.5 million Easter eggs (that's €36.6 million worth)

Apr 3rd 2015, 10:30 AM 9,860 Views 14 Comments

That’s 17.5 MILLION Easter eggs this year between the lot of us, according to Repak.

# nice - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Are they Barca in disguise? Check out the England U21s' classy 35-pass goal
# Nice
From The42
# Nice

Are they Barca in disguise? Check out the England U21s' classy 35-pass goal

Apr 1st 2015, 1:03 PM 4,341 Views 5 Comments

Ward-Prowse’s effort brought back memories of this famous Argentina goal from the 2006 World Cup.