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# tension - Friday 18 December, 2015

From The42 Cesc Fabregas involved in a training-ground bust-up the day before Mourinho sacking Tension

Cesc Fabregas involved in a training-ground bust-up the day before Mourinho sacking

An academy player took exception to a challenge from the Spanish midfielder.

# tension - Monday 19 October, 2015

Israel tensions rise after soldier shot at bus station

Police said a man, thought to be Palestinian, entered the bus station armed with a pistol and knife, killing the soldier and wounding 10 other people.

# tension - Thursday 20 August, 2015

From The42 Celtic accused of acting like 'pigs' and 'children' during last night's Champions League tie War Of Words

# tension - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Joanne O'Riordan and her brother verbally abused on train for moving bags from wheelchair space

“People should have the decency to know that people in a wheelchair might actually want to get on the train and might want to go out and enjoy themselves.”

# tension - Saturday 16 May, 2015

From The42 The Premier League relegation battle is a three-horse race after today's games Tension

The Premier League relegation battle is a three-horse race after today's games

Meanwhile, Tottenham boosted their hopes of a Europa League spot with a win today.

# tension - Monday 16 March, 2015

Ferguson protesters tear up American flag

A man aged (20) was charged with shooting two police officers from a car.

# tension - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

From The42 No regrets for Barca boss amid rumours of Messi bust-up Tension

No regrets for Barca boss amid rumours of Messi bust-up

Enrique left the four-time World Player of the Year on the bench for the club’s 1-0 defeat to Real Sociedad.

# tension - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

New York mayor booed at police graduation as tensions increase

Some members of the NYPD have accused Bill de Blasio of fostering anti-police sentiment.

# tension - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

From The42 Mata had 'no relationship' with Mourinho Tension

Mata had 'no relationship' with Mourinho

“Maybe I feel my values more in England than in Spain,” the United midfielder added.

# tension - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Israel to press ahead with 2,600 settler homes in Jerusalem

The housing units, which have been slated for construction since 2012, were given final approval this week.

# tension - Friday 19 September, 2014

Three arrested over Glasgow unrest following referendum result

Police have separated both Yes and No groups in Glasgow’s George Square.

# tension - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

US: Sickening that Palestinian teen's life has been stolen

The killing of the teen is thought to be an act of vengeance for the deaths of three Israeli teenagers whose bodies were found on Monday.

# tension - Monday 14 April, 2014

From The42 This Irish Liverpool fan did not enjoy the dying moments of their game with Man City Tension

This Irish Liverpool fan did not enjoy the dying moments of their game with Man City

The Anfield club earned a nerve-racking 3-2 victory over their rivals yesterday.

# tension - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Tánaiste says Russian forces in Ukraine is a ‘dangerous situation’

Eamon Gilmore on the Russian Federation to abide by international law and to respect Ukraine’s territorial integrity and independence.

# tension - Monday 2 December, 2013

WATCH: Burton says she hasn't talked with Gilmore about 'rift'

The Social Protection Minister was speaking to at the Labour Party national conference in Killarney at the weekend.

# tension - Saturday 26 October, 2013

German spy chiefs will travel to US to demand explanations

Allegations of US spying has caused “a moment of tension” with some allies, admitted the US.

# tension - Thursday 22 August, 2013

North and South Korea confirm talks on family reunions to go ahead

The two countries were in disagreement about where the talks should take place, but a location has now been agreed by both parties.

# tension - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Investigation after 'shots fired' at police in Belfast

The PSNI said no injuries or damage was reported in the incident.

# tension - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

From The42 Sergio Garcia sorry for ‘fried chicken’ remark about Tiger Woods Tension

Sergio Garcia sorry for ‘fried chicken’ remark about Tiger Woods

The Spanish golfer made the ill-judged comments at the European Tour Players’ Awards last night.

# tension - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

South Korean president: It's time to stop rewarding Pyongyang's provocations

The president spoke as North Korea stopped a group of South Korean businessmen from entering a shared industrial zone.

# tension - Monday 4 February, 2013

Turkish PM says delay in country joining the EU is "unforgivable"

“Let’s not delay it, let’s finish it,” Recep Tayyip Erdogan told reporters, saying Turkey has been trying to join the EU since 1959.

# tension - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Children among 15 arrested during protests across Northern Ireland

An 11-year-old, a 12-year-old and two 13-year-olds were among those arrest after disorder broke out at loyalist protests last night.

# tension - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

From The42 Button 'disappointed' with Lewis Hamilton over leaked team data Tension

Button 'disappointed' with Lewis Hamilton over leaked team data

Hamilton posted the tweet after Saturday’s qualifying session for the Belgian GP.

# tension - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Twitter agrees to block fake Indian PM accounts

The government asked Twitter to take down the accounts because they risked increasing ethnic and religious tension.

# tension - Sunday 19 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Things we learned, loved and shared today…

# tension - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

India set to test first nuclear submarine

Officials say they plan to have six nuclear subs in operation by 2018.

# tension - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Turkey seeking NATO meeting after Syria shoots down military plane

Turkish minister says plane was shot down in international airspace 15 minutes after it had strayed briefly into Syrian territory.

# tension - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Bruton says ministers should thrash out their differences at Cabinet table

Former taoiseach John Bruton has said that Ministers should work out their differences in secret at the Cabinet table.

# tension - Sunday 25 March, 2012

From The42 Tiger, G-Mac and Els poised for final-round dogfight Tension

Tiger, G-Mac and Els poised for final-round dogfight

Moving Day at the Bay Hill Invitational may not have yielded change at the top of the leaderboard, but exciting and often bizarre storylines abounded.

# tension - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Three anti-household charge TDs unhappy with national rally Exclusive

Three of the nine TDs involved in the campaign against the household charge have criticised the Socialist Party TDs for taking key speaking slots at today’s rally in Dublin.

# tension - Monday 20 February, 2012

South Korea carries out military drill as North threatens 'merciless' attack

The North is due to hold nuclear disarmament talks with the US and other countries later this week.

# tension - Sunday 12 February, 2012

US Navy 'ready to confront Iranian aggression'

Top US military official says that he takes Iran’s military capability seriously and the navy is ‘ready today’ to confront any hostility by Tehran.

# tension - Saturday 31 December, 2011

Iran may have bluffed US navy – and the world press

Iran was apparently starting tests with long-range missiles… but propaganda sources are calling it a “media trick”…

# tension - Sunday 4 December, 2011

Budget 2012: Top tips for beating Budget stress

It’s all about writing things down, talking things through, and not allowing your worries to spiral out of control.

# tension - Sunday 18 September, 2011

From The42 Watch: highlights of today's Old Firm derby Tension This post contains videos

Watch: highlights of today's Old Firm derby

Ibrox played host to the season’s first Scottish Premier League clash between Rangers and Celtic. Could Neil Lennon’s men pull off an upset?