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# slovenia - Monday 11 March, 2019

Woman who allegedly cut off own hand to obtain €380,000 insurance payout is arrested for fraud
# Slovenia
# Slovenia

Woman who allegedly cut off own hand to obtain €380,000 insurance payout is arrested for fraud

Mar 11th 2019, 10:30 PM 46,796 Views 41 Comments

Authorities managed to pick up the hand and have it sewed back on in time.

# slovenia - Sunday 8 October, 2017

'Genetically, we're behind': Gordon Strachan gives bizarre reason for Scottish failures
# Weird Science
From The42
# Weird Science

'Genetically, we're behind': Gordon Strachan gives bizarre reason for Scottish failures

Oct 8th 2017, 10:34 PM 11,897 Views 13 Comments

His side could only draw with Slovenia on Sunday – a result that ensured they missed out on the World Cup play-offs.

As it happened: Slovenia v Scotland, World Cup qualifier
# Liveblog
From The42
# Liveblog

As it happened: Slovenia v Scotland, World Cup qualifier

Oct 8th 2017, 3:59 PM 32,490 Views 38 Comments

There is Irish interest today, as anything other than a win for Scotland will mean the Boys in Green can secure a play-off spot at least by beating Wales tomorrow.

# slovenia - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Cakes, slippers and 'Melania tour' - Slovenia taps into marketing its future US First Lady
# Melaniamania
# Melaniamania

Cakes, slippers and 'Melania tour' - Slovenia taps into marketing its future US First Lady

Jan 8th 2017, 8:30 PM 21,458 Views 30 Comments

The number of American visitors jumped by 11% to 80,000 between January and October last year compared to the same period in 2015.

# slovenia - Saturday 17 December, 2016

A bit of festive cheer: People are getting an extra bank holiday just for Christmas in Slovenia
# Ho Ho Ho
# Ho Ho Ho

A bit of festive cheer: People are getting an extra bank holiday just for Christmas in Slovenia

Dec 17th 2016, 7:15 AM 7,768 Views 1 Comment

“It is time we showed citizens that we can move forward,” said the country’s Prime Minister.

# slovenia - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Joe Hart comes to England's rescue in Slovenia
# Hey Joe
From The42
# Hey Joe

Joe Hart comes to England's rescue in Slovenia

Oct 11th 2016, 10:11 PM 13,375 Views 17 Comments

Wayne Rooney was the centre of attention on the bench but England’s saviour was their goalkeeper.

'I won't quit' - Wayne Rooney defiant after England axe
# Benched
From The42
# Benched

'I won't quit' - Wayne Rooney defiant after England axe

Oct 11th 2016, 10:09 AM 5,322 Views 6 Comments

Rooney won’t be in the starting line-up for England’s World Cup qualifier against Slovenia on Tuesday.

# slovenia - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

FAI-backed candidate elected new Uefa president
# Clean Slate
From The42
# Clean Slate

FAI-backed candidate elected new Uefa president

Sep 14th 2016, 10:40 AM 3,912 Views 5 Comments

Aleksander Ceferin defeated Dutch FA president Michael van Praag by 42 votes to 13 in today’s election.

# slovenia - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Rare "baby dragon" born in Slovenia
# Salamander
# Salamander

Rare "baby dragon" born in Slovenia

Jun 4th 2016, 11:15 AM 30,115 Views 9 Comments

The ancient olm only give birth once in a decade and can live for up to 100 years.

# slovenia - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

A top-flight coach found a new right-back using an online networking site
# Connecting
From The42
# Connecting

A top-flight coach found a new right-back using an online networking site

Feb 2nd 2016, 10:19 PM 9,827 Views 1 Comment

Alvaro Brachi joined Slovenian side NK Domzale last week.

# slovenia - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Harry Redknapp could be set for a return to management
# Options
From The42
# Options

Harry Redknapp could be set for a return to management

Dec 31st 2015, 6:00 AM 6,213 Views 4 Comments

The veteran manager has not been in work since leaving QPR in February

# slovenia - Monday 21 December, 2015

Slovenia rejects same-sex marriage in referendum
# No-venia
# No-venia

Slovenia rejects same-sex marriage in referendum

Dec 21st 2015, 11:08 AM 17,253 Views 479 Comments

Even the Pope got involved.

# slovenia - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

After sixth attempt in 18 years, Ukraine end play-off curse
# Euro 2016
From The42
# Euro 2016

After sixth attempt in 18 years, Ukraine end play-off curse

Nov 17th 2015, 10:24 PM 6,726 Views 0 Comments

Slovenia suffered a night of frustration as Ukraine moved through to Euro 2016.

# slovenia - Saturday 14 November, 2015

Ukraine have one foot in Euro 2016 after comfortable win over Slovenia
# Euro 2016
From The42
# Euro 2016

Ukraine have one foot in Euro 2016 after comfortable win over Slovenia

Nov 14th 2015, 7:41 PM 6,106 Views 2 Comments

The first leg hosts won 2-0 today.

# slovenia - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Jack Wilshere says Gazza inspired his Slovenia golazo
# Eng-er-land
From The42
# Eng-er-land

Jack Wilshere says Gazza inspired his Slovenia golazo

Jun 16th 2015, 9:30 PM 6,339 Views 9 Comments

The midfielder ended his international scoring duck last weekend.

# slovenia - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Alleged rape victim was accused of crying on cue during cross-examination
# Slovenia
# Slovenia

Alleged rape victim was accused of crying on cue during cross-examination

May 30th 2015, 2:08 PM 19,572 Views 12 Comments

The woman has been awarded €13,500 after the European Court of Human Rights ruled she was mistreated during the course of her trial.

# slovenia - Saturday 16 May, 2015

A group of Polish tourists have just invented a new country
# Kingdom Of Enclava
# Kingdom Of Enclava

A group of Polish tourists have just invented a new country

May 16th 2015, 7:30 AM 22,216 Views 26 Comments

They have done so on a strip of unclaimed land between Slovenia and Croatia.

# slovenia - Monday 13 April, 2015

Irish canoeist killed in Slovenia river accident
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Irish canoeist killed in Slovenia river accident

Apr 13th 2015, 10:47 PM 27,799 Views 8 Comments

Diplomatic officials made contact with the young man’s family yesterday.

# slovenia - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Two Trinity students win Jailbreak challenge by making it to Slovenia with no money
# Charity
# Charity

Two Trinity students win Jailbreak challenge by making it to Slovenia with no money

Mar 8th 2015, 6:35 PM 34,415 Views 17 Comments

Over €58,000 has been raised for charity.

# slovenia - Friday 19 December, 2014

Ireland owes the EU €1 million for an outstanding fruit and veg bill
# Open All Hours
# Open All Hours

Ireland owes the EU €1 million for an outstanding fruit and veg bill

Dec 19th 2014, 1:38 PM 9,873 Views 35 Comments

And you thought Marks and Spencer’s was pricey…

# slovenia - Friday 18 April, 2014

Finally... Someone's given a European bear a camera and sent it to the woods to make a documentary
# Ingmar Bear-man
# Ingmar Bear-man

Finally... Someone's given a European bear a camera and sent it to the woods to make a documentary

Apr 18th 2014, 7:30 PM 20,512 Views 12 Comments

Don’t try this at home…

# slovenia - Saturday 16 February, 2013

Mobile users targeted by phone scam involving Lithuanian numbers
# Phone Scam
# Phone Scam

Mobile users targeted by phone scam involving Lithuanian numbers

Feb 16th 2013, 2:24 PM 230,954 Views 147 Comments

Last month customers on the 087 prefix were targeted by a Slovenian premium number scam.

# slovenia - Monday 28 January, 2013

Regulator says mobile users shouldn't pay price for Slovenian scam
# Phone Scam
# Phone Scam

Regulator says mobile users shouldn't pay price for Slovenian scam

Jan 28th 2013, 4:04 PM 24,510 Views 46 Comments

ComReg says it has worked with mobile networks so that users are now unable to return calls to a Slovenian premium line.

# slovenia - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Mobile phone users targeted by Slovenian premium number scam
# Phone Scam
# Phone Scam

Mobile phone users targeted by Slovenian premium number scam

Jan 27th 2013, 5:34 PM 207,837 Views 355 Comments

Users have been getting brief calls from a Slovenian premium number that could be mistaken for an Irish mobile.

# slovenia - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

11 EU nations get go-ahead for 'Robin Hood tax', Ireland not among them
# Financial Transaction Tax
# Financial Transaction Tax

11 EU nations get go-ahead for 'Robin Hood tax', Ireland not among them

Jan 23rd 2013, 4:15 PM 11,105 Views 46 Comments

Concerns about jobs at the IFSC are among the reasons that Ireland has not signed up to implementing a levy on financial transactions despite Greece, Portugal, Italy, Spain, Germany and France all doing so.

# slovenia - Friday 28 December, 2012

Video: A night at the opera... with Gangnam Style
# Gangnam Style
From The Daily Edge
# Gangnam Style

Video: A night at the opera... with Gangnam Style

Dec 28th 2012, 4:58 PM 7,381 Views 7 Comments

It’s the one you’ve been waiting for! An operatic version of the viral hit….

# slovenia - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Slovenia shuts nuclear plant after Sava river swells
# Slovenia
# Slovenia

Slovenia shuts nuclear plant after Sava river swells

Oct 28th 2012, 4:48 PM 5,665 Views 15 Comments

The nuclear power plant in Solvenia has been “preventively” shut down due to heavy rains.

# slovenia - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Europa League: Spurs facing elimination following draw in Slovenia
# Ice Guy
From The42
# Ice Guy

Europa League: Spurs facing elimination following draw in Slovenia

Oct 25th 2012, 9:01 PM 1,024 Views 0 Comments

Gylfi Sigurdsson rescued a point for the Londoners who are still without a win in their group.

# slovenia - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Slovenia ploughs ahead with plans to set up its own NAMA
# History Repeating
# History Repeating

Slovenia ploughs ahead with plans to set up its own NAMA

Oct 23rd 2012, 9:34 PM 6,102 Views 14 Comments

The parliament has approved the bill a second time, despite advice from a council that it may be unconstitutional.

# slovenia - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Poll: Should Ireland introduce a financial transaction tax?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland introduce a financial transaction tax?

Oct 10th 2012, 11:16 AM 5,732 Views 62 Comments

Finance Minister Michael Noonan has rejected the introduction of a tax on financial market transactions but what do you think of the idea?

# slovenia - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Four die in Slovenia hot air balloon crash
# Slovenia
# Slovenia

Four die in Slovenia hot air balloon crash

Aug 23rd 2012, 5:06 PM 5,087 Views 3 Comments

The incident occurred when 32 tourists were aboard the balloon, which caught fire and crash-landed in a field near Ljubljana.

# slovenia - 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 728 Views 0 Comments

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

# slovenia - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Irish team finish sixth in European Swimming Championships final
# Improvement
From The42
# Improvement

Irish team finish sixth in European Swimming Championships final

May 24th 2012, 7:43 PM 395 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, there was disappointment for Fiona Doyle and Shani Stallard today.

# slovenia - 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.”

# slovenia - Friday 16 December, 2011

Ratings agency may downgrade Ireland - and 5 other eurozone countries
# Eurocrisis
# Eurocrisis

Ratings agency may downgrade Ireland - and 5 other eurozone countries

Dec 16th 2011, 6:07 PM 3,251 Views 37 Comments

Fitch ratings agency has this evening said it is considering downgrading Ireland, Italy, Spain, Belgium, Slovenia and Cyprus by one or two notches.

# slovenia - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Ireland's Britton takes gold at European Cross Country Championships
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Ireland's Britton takes gold at European Cross Country Championships

Dec 11th 2011, 7:19 PM 4,521 Views 12 Comments

The runner says the victory “makes up” for her heartbreaking fourth place finish in the same event last year.

# slovenia - Monday 17 October, 2011

Tickets for Estonia-Ireland game sell out in half an hour
# In Demand
From The42
# In Demand

Tickets for Estonia-Ireland game sell out in half an hour

Oct 17th 2011, 4:22 PM 880 Views 6 Comments

The Estonia captain has described Ireland as a ‘playable opponent’ ahead of their play-off games in November.

# slovenia - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

The Horror! 13 of the worst sports kits of all-time
# Retrospective
From The42
# Retrospective

The Horror! 13 of the worst sports kits of all-time

Jul 26th 2011, 1:08 PM 1,906 Views 6 Comments

Seve Ballesteros had style by the bucketload. Roger Federer has it by the bandana-full. These people… just don’t have it.

# slovenia - Sunday 5 June, 2011

Slovenians head to the polls to vote on retirement age
# Slovenia
# Slovenia

Slovenians head to the polls to vote on retirement age

Jun 5th 2011, 4:11 PM 292 Views 2 Comments

The proposal would see the retirement age rise to 65 but it is likely to be rejected by voters.

# slovenia - Thursday 29 July, 2010

Suspected mastermind hacker arrested
# Mariposa Virus
# Mariposa Virus

Suspected mastermind hacker arrested

Jul 29th 2010, 12:59 PM 108 Views 0 Comments

Slovenian police have arrested a 23-year-old man who they believe is the creator a virus that affected 12 million computers.