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#Versailles

# versailles - Thursday 10 March, 2022

Taoiseach: 'Possible' Irish forces could help with humanitarian aid at Ukraine borders
# Micheál Martin
# Micheál Martin

Taoiseach: 'Possible' Irish forces could help with humanitarian aid at Ukraine borders

Mar 10th 2022, 6:51 PM 15,778 Views 12 Comments

Micheál Martin is in Versailles for a two-day summit of the European Council.

Taoiseach to travel to France for two-day EU summit on Ukraine invasion
# EU Summit
# EU Summit

Taoiseach to travel to France for two-day EU summit on Ukraine invasion

Mar 10th 2022, 6:00 AM 6,560 Views 6 Comments

The Taoiseach will arrive in Versailles today for the European summit.

# versailles - Friday 22 October, 2021

Benzema's lawyers criticise 'sex tape' trial on last day of hearings
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From The42
# Versailles

Benzema's lawyers criticise 'sex tape' trial on last day of hearings

Oct 22nd 2021, 3:11 PM 2,674 Views 0 Comments

A verdict in the trial will be announced on 24 November.

# versailles - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

French court fines Ikea €1m over campaign to spy on unions and customers
# Versailles
# Versailles

French court fines Ikea €1m over campaign to spy on unions and customers

Jun 15th 2021, 10:30 PM 13,110 Views 12 Comments

Two former Ikea France executives were convicted and fined over the scheme and given suspended prison sentences.

# versailles - Friday 18 December, 2020

Emmanuel Macron at presidential retreat in Versailles with fever
# Versailles
# Versailles

Emmanuel Macron at presidential retreat in Versailles with fever

Updated Dec 18th 2020, 8:28 PM 36,924 Views 16 Comments

The French president is also suffering from a cough and fatigue after his positive test for coronavirus.

# versailles - Monday 22 May, 2017

Macron to host Putin after Hollande said Russia's bombing could amount to war crimes
# Cyberattacks
# Cyberattacks

Macron to host Putin after Hollande said Russia's bombing could amount to war crimes

May 22nd 2017, 3:09 PM 7,785 Views 21 Comments

Macron’s aides accused the Kremlin of mounting a “smear campaign” against Macron.

# versailles - Saturday 11 June, 2016

'Nothing has rocked my boat' - Keane turned down return to club football in favour of new Ireland deal
# Sticking Around
From The42
# Sticking Around

'Nothing has rocked my boat' - Keane turned down return to club football in favour of new Ireland deal

Jun 11th 2016, 3:47 PM 6,296 Views 7 Comments

Ireland’s assistant boss was also joking about his sleeping conditions at today’s press conference.

Letter from Versailles: Payet's tears, secret training sessions and the Boys in Green get the party going
# Allez Les Bleus
From The42
# Allez Les Bleus

Letter from Versailles: Payet's tears, secret training sessions and the Boys in Green get the party going

Jun 11th 2016, 9:14 AM 14,529 Views 6 Comments

Euro 2016 is finally up-and-running with the host nation France off to a winning start last night.

# versailles - Friday 10 June, 2016

Ireland cancel training just 3 days out from Euro 2016 opener
# Recovery
From The42
# Recovery

Ireland cancel training just 3 days out from Euro 2016 opener

Jun 10th 2016, 2:40 PM 14,602 Views 13 Comments

Martin O’Neill has opted to change his original plans and give the players Friday off.

Letter from Versailles: Paris hit with problems as Euros kick off but all calm in Ireland camp
# Kicking Off
From The42
# Kicking Off

Letter from Versailles: Paris hit with problems as Euros kick off but all calm in Ireland camp

Jun 10th 2016, 6:30 AM 24,035 Views 21 Comments

Ben Blake sums up the mood in France after the team’s first couple of days.

# versailles - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Ireland's Euro 2016 training pitch was under water days before their arrival
# Rained Off
From The42
# Rained Off

Ireland's Euro 2016 training pitch was under water days before their arrival

Jun 9th 2016, 6:00 AM 5,578 Views 1 Comment

The Stade de Montbauron will be ready to host the Boys in Green from today thanks to the efforts of ground staff, however.

# versailles - Friday 18 December, 2015

Martin O'Neill's Ireland to base themselves in Versailles for Euro 2016
# Setting Up Camp
From The42
# Setting Up Camp

Martin O'Neill's Ireland to base themselves in Versailles for Euro 2016

Dec 18th 2015, 4:52 PM 4,900 Views 12 Comments

Roy Keane is ‘extremely impressed’ with the facilities.

# versailles - Monday 7 September, 2015

The ‘Queen’s Vagina’ has been vandalised again
# Anti-Semitism
# Anti-Semitism

The ‘Queen’s Vagina’ has been vandalised again

Sep 7th 2015, 4:00 PM 21,080 Views 26 Comments

The graffiti has been condemned as “hateful”.

# versailles - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Someone has vandalised the 'Queen's Vagina'
# Only In France
# Only In France

Someone has vandalised the 'Queen's Vagina'

Jun 17th 2015, 11:05 PM 40,037 Views 26 Comments

Ah lads…

# versailles - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Shocking or fine? Artist criticised for vagina sculpture in Versailles
# On Show
# On Show

Shocking or fine? Artist criticised for vagina sculpture in Versailles

Jun 7th 2015, 1:06 PM 28,469 Views 32 Comments

It’s either a massive tuba or else Marie Antoinette’s vagina – but the artist isn’t saying.

# versailles - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are finally getting married today...but where?
# Uh Huh Honey
From The Daily Edge
# Uh Huh Honey

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are finally getting married today...but where?

May 24th 2014, 12:16 PM 3,488 Views 4 Comments

It wouldn’t be like them to make a fuss, would it.

# versailles - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Thatcher papers show how Reagan kept Queen Elizabeth II waiting
# 1982
# 1982

Thatcher papers show how Reagan kept Queen Elizabeth II waiting

Dec 29th 2012, 8:30 PM 18,503 Views 13 Comments

British documents reveal the countries desire to make sure that President Reagan’s visit in 1982 materialised.

# versailles - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Teenager Manassero in the mix at French Open
# Review
From The42
# Review

Teenager Manassero in the mix at French Open

Jul 5th 2012, 9:52 PM 336 Views 0 Comments

Christian Nilsson of Sweden leads, though the Italian could yet produce a surprise result.