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20 years on: Looking back at Brian O'Driscoll's hat-trick in Paris in 2000
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

20 years on: Looking back at Brian O'Driscoll's hat-trick in Paris in 2000

Mar 19th 2020, 8:00 AM 30,308 Views 20 Comments

The 21-year-old centre bagged three wonderful tries in Ireland’s historic 27-25 win.

When Joe Schmidt's Ireland went to Paris and won the Six Nations
# Trés Bien
From The42
# Trés Bien

When Joe Schmidt's Ireland went to Paris and won the Six Nations

Mar 16th 2020, 1:48 PM 11,502 Views 11 Comments

We reflect on the agonisingly tense Irish victory on the final day of the 2014 championship.

Ireland's Six Nations clash with France in Paris has been postponed
# CONFIRMED
From The42
# CONFIRMED

Ireland's Six Nations clash with France in Paris has been postponed

Mar 9th 2020, 12:25 PM 55,594 Views 58 Comments

The decision has been made due to fears over the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.

'Shame': Walkouts at French Oscars as Roman Polanski wins best director
# Cesar Awards
# Cesar Awards

'Shame': Walkouts at French Oscars as Roman Polanski wins best director

Feb 29th 2020, 11:59 AM 43,597 Views 66 Comments

Actor Adele Haenel led the walk-out after the 86-year-old director’s win at the César Awards.

Fire breaks out near Paris train station after protests led to violence
# Gare De Lyon
# Gare De Lyon

Fire breaks out near Paris train station after protests led to violence

Feb 28th 2020, 5:59 PM 14,529 Views 11 Comments

Police on Twitter told people to avoid the area.

Russian artist defends leaking sex video that ended Paris mayoral bid of Emmanuel Macron ally
# Benjamin Griveaux
# Benjamin Griveaux

Russian artist defends leaking sex video that ended Paris mayoral bid of Emmanuel Macron ally

Feb 14th 2020, 7:44 PM 46,358 Views 20 Comments

Piotr Pavlensky leaked the video as a fight against political “hypocrisy”.

Brilliant les Bleus light up Paris with Six Nations win over Eddie Jones' England
# Trés Bien
From The42
# Trés Bien

Brilliant les Bleus light up Paris with Six Nations win over Eddie Jones' England

Feb 2nd 2020, 5:16 PM 42,249 Views 61 Comments

The French raced into a 17-0 half-time lead at Stade de France.

Van Graan's Munster must find the quality to close gap on Europe's very best
# Trailing
From The42
# Trailing

Van Graan's Munster must find the quality to close gap on Europe's very best

Jan 13th 2020, 9:00 AM 21,446 Views 59 Comments

‘We always want to improve our squad and our team,’ said Munster boss Johann van Graan.

Munster's European campaign all but over as Racing finish over the top in Paris
# Down And Out
From The42
# Down And Out

Munster's European campaign all but over as Racing finish over the top in Paris

Jan 12th 2020, 5:16 PM 41,364 Views 135 Comments

Johann van Graan’s men were blown away in the final 10 minutes after an even contest.

Munster fighting for European lives in monumental clash against Racing
# Make Or Break
From The42
# Make Or Break

Munster fighting for European lives in monumental clash against Racing

Jan 12th 2020, 6:00 AM 14,259 Views 29 Comments

The task is a hugely demanding one for Johann van Graan’s men.

'You have to have your internationals performing and we mightn't have'
# Worries
From The42
# Worries

'You have to have your internationals performing and we mightn't have'

Jan 11th 2020, 6:30 AM 9,870 Views 20 Comments

Peter O’Mahony is expecting much better from his Munster team tomorrow after some substandard performances recently.

'Child stowaway' found dead in plane's undercarriage at Paris airport
# Charles De Gaulle
# Charles De Gaulle

'Child stowaway' found dead in plane's undercarriage at Paris airport

Jan 8th 2020, 8:00 PM 29,197 Views 10 Comments

Sources close to the investigation told AFP the boy was about 10 years of age.

Notre Dame 'not saved yet' and still in a 'state of peril' following devastating fire
# Paris
# Paris

Notre Dame 'not saved yet' and still in a 'state of peril' following devastating fire

Jan 5th 2020, 3:02 PM 14,814 Views 16 Comments

A blaze in April last year destroyed the roof and toppled the spire of the medieval cathedral.

Police kill man who stabbed passer-by to death in Paris park
# Villejuif
# Villejuif

Police kill man who stabbed passer-by to death in Paris park

Jan 3rd 2020, 4:21 PM 25,587 Views 34 Comments

At least two other people are reported to have been stabbed during the attack.

Notre Dame unable to host Christmas services for first time since French Revolution
# Paris
# Paris

Notre Dame unable to host Christmas services for first time since French Revolution

Dec 24th 2019, 2:47 PM 14,885 Views 24 Comments

The Paris landmark was damaged by a fire this year and reconstruction is expected to take several years.

Mbappe's birthday brace keeps PSG comfortably out in front
# Ligue 1
From The42
# Ligue 1

Mbappe's birthday brace keeps PSG comfortably out in front

Dec 21st 2019, 10:21 PM 4,390 Views 0 Comments

The World Cup-winning striker turned 21 yesterday.

French police fire tear gas as hundreds of thousands protest pension reform plans
# Transport Stoppages
# Transport Stoppages

French police fire tear gas as hundreds of thousands protest pension reform plans

Dec 17th 2019, 11:06 PM 10,674 Views 14 Comments

Commuters in Paris and other big cities have borne the brunt of transport stoppages so far but Christmas travel plans are now at risk.

Danish-French actress Anna Karina has died aged 79
# Paris
# Paris

Danish-French actress Anna Karina has died aged 79

Dec 15th 2019, 10:03 AM 29,215 Views 1 Comment

Karina died of cancer in a French hospital yesterday.

Yellow vest protesters return to streets of Paris to mark one-year anniversary of movement
# Gilet Jaunes
# Gilet Jaunes

Yellow vest protesters return to streets of Paris to mark one-year anniversary of movement

Nov 16th 2019, 5:08 PM 6,975 Views 9 Comments

Police used tear gas and water cannons to disperse the protesters.

Army general tells chief architect to 'shut his mouth' over Notre Dame reconstruction
# Paris
# Paris

Army general tells chief architect to 'shut his mouth' over Notre Dame reconstruction

Nov 14th 2019, 9:20 PM 44,576 Views 25 Comments

A devastating fire ripped through the iconic cathedral in April.

US officially begins withdrawal process from 2015 Paris climate agreement
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

US officially begins withdrawal process from 2015 Paris climate agreement

Nov 5th 2019, 6:58 AM 8,263 Views 38 Comments

The agreement set goals of preventing another 0.5C to 1C of warming from current levels.

Investigators comb attacker's computer in bid to find motive for stabbing four colleagues
# Paris
# Paris

Investigators comb attacker's computer in bid to find motive for stabbing four colleagues

Oct 4th 2019, 10:18 AM 9,252 Views 11 Comments

A man killed three men and a woman at police headquarters in Paris yesterday.

Paris knife attacker identified as IT worker (45) in police intelligence department
# Police
# Police

Paris knife attacker identified as IT worker (45) in police intelligence department

Oct 3rd 2019, 7:04 PM 18,032 Views 10 Comments

The man killed three male officers and a female assistant.

Four officers killed in knife attack at Paris police headquarters
# Notre Dame
# Notre Dame

Four officers killed in knife attack at Paris police headquarters

Updated Oct 3rd 2019, 1:15 PM 19,151 Views 22 Comments

The attacker was shot dead during the attack.

Dozens of yellow vest protesters arrested in Paris
# France
# France

Dozens of yellow vest protesters arrested in Paris

Sep 21st 2019, 11:54 AM 11,660 Views 30 Comments

More than 7,000 police officers were deployed to quell any violence.

Paris facing biggest strike in over a decade as metro workers walk out over pension dispute
# Metro
# Metro

Paris facing biggest strike in over a decade as metro workers walk out over pension dispute

Sep 13th 2019, 12:00 PM 11,200 Views 17 Comments

The city has come to a standstill in parts with cars sitting bumper to bumper and cycle lanes lined with commuters.

French prosecutors open rape and child assault inquiry into Jeffrey Epstein
# Paris
# Paris

French prosecutors open rape and child assault inquiry into Jeffrey Epstein

Aug 23rd 2019, 10:07 PM 15,397 Views 8 Comments

The probe will investigate claims Epstein and others participated in a vast child sex trafficking ring.

French waiter shot dead for being 'too slow with sandwich'
# On The Run
# On The Run

French waiter shot dead for being 'too slow with sandwich'

Aug 17th 2019, 7:29 PM 102,169 Views 3 Comments

The shooter is believed to still be on the run.

Cleanup halted and schools closed amid reports of lead contamination risks at Notre Dame
# Cathedral
# Cathedral

Cleanup halted and schools closed amid reports of lead contamination risks at Notre Dame

Jul 31st 2019, 1:27 PM 11,481 Views 5 Comments

A French environmental group has lodged a court case over the allegedly dangerous lead levels.

Heatwave: Temperature records shattered in Europe as Paris hits 42.6 degrees
# Record Breaking
# Record Breaking

Heatwave: Temperature records shattered in Europe as Paris hits 42.6 degrees

Jul 25th 2019, 9:33 PM 23,539 Views 29 Comments

Meanwhile, Germany again hit a national record of 41.5 degrees in Lingen, western Germany.

'We've been waiting our whole lives for a game like this' - US star Heath on France showdown
# Heavyweights
From The42
# Heavyweights

'We've been waiting our whole lives for a game like this' - US star Heath on France showdown

Jun 26th 2019, 7:20 PM 3,168 Views 1 Comment

The USWNT are preparing for a World Cup quarter-final that may be one of the most anticipated women’s matches of all time.

Philippe Zdar - one half of French dance duo Cassius - dies after accidental fall from apartment building
# RIP
# RIP

Philippe Zdar - one half of French dance duo Cassius - dies after accidental fall from apartment building

Jun 20th 2019, 8:19 AM 45,423 Views 9 Comments

The French producer formed the dance duo in the late 1980s.

Priests and worshippers in hard hats attend Notre Dame's first mass since fire
# Paris
# Paris

Priests and worshippers in hard hats attend Notre Dame's first mass since fire

Jun 15th 2019, 6:05 PM 22,255 Views 71 Comments

Only around 10% of money pledged for the cathedral’s reconstruction has been donated so far.

Ashleigh Barty ends Australia's 46-year wait for French Open title after thrashing Czech teenager
# Champion
From The42
# Champion

Ashleigh Barty ends Australia's 46-year wait for French Open title after thrashing Czech teenager

Jun 8th 2019, 5:13 PM 6,327 Views 5 Comments

Eighth seed Barty got off to a strong start and never looked back to claim her maiden Grand Slam title.

Children and pregnant women near Notre-Dame asked to test levels of lead in their blood
# Paris
# Paris

Children and pregnant women near Notre-Dame asked to test levels of lead in their blood

Jun 4th 2019, 5:31 PM 19,932 Views 8 Comments

The tests are being recommended ‘as a precaution’ after the fire caused lead to seep into the air.

Ian Bailey has been found guilty in a French court of the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier
# Paris
# Paris

Ian Bailey has been found guilty in a French court of the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier

Updated May 31st 2019, 5:53 PM 135,315 Views 156 Comments

The verdict was handed down today after a short trial.

French court to give verdict on trial of Ian Bailey over murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier
# Trial
# Trial

French court to give verdict on trial of Ian Bailey over murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier

May 31st 2019, 10:03 AM 17,414 Views 0 Comments

Bailey is not present at the trial, which began earlier this week.

Osaka, Zverev survive Roland Garros horror shows to advance in Paris
# Hiccups
From The42
# Hiccups

Osaka, Zverev survive Roland Garros horror shows to advance in Paris

May 28th 2019, 7:13 PM 1,925 Views 0 Comments

Women’s top seed Osaka battled back from a set and a break down to reach the second round.

Serena survives scare in Paris opener as Djokovic lays down early French Open marker
# Roland Garros
From The42
# Roland Garros

Serena survives scare in Paris opener as Djokovic lays down early French Open marker

May 27th 2019, 7:43 PM 2,890 Views 1 Comment

The world number one is chasing his second ‘Novak Slam’.

Six Paris firemen facing charges over alleged gang rape of Norwegian student
# France
# France

Six Paris firemen facing charges over alleged gang rape of Norwegian student

May 6th 2019, 2:21 PM 40,132 Views 37 Comments

Some of the suspects are expected to face lesser charges of failing to report a crime.