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Dublin: 5 °C Saturday 20 December, 2014

#France

# france - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

A L’Oreal executive really hates the smelly chip shop below his Alpine retreat

The smell is an “abnormal disturbance to the neighbourhood”, apparently.

From The Score Thierry Henry quits football to join Sky Sports in multi-million pound deal The New Neviller?

Thierry Henry quits football to join Sky Sports in multi-million pound deal

Neviller will be looking for a pay rise soon.

# france - Thursday 11 December, 2014

One killed after French military jet crashes into home for disabled

Five other residents at the care home were injured in the incident with one in serious condition.

# france - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Irish D-Day veteran awarded France’s highest military honour Ww2

Irish D-Day veteran awarded France’s highest military honour

Patrick Gillen, aged 89, dedicated his medal to all of his comrades that did not survive the Second World War.

# france - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Nicolas Sarkozy is back in the driving seat of his old political party

It places him firmly on the starting blocks in his race back to the presidential palace

# france - Friday 28 November, 2014

From The Score Missed out on tickets for Ireland’s Six Nations games? A limited number go on sale next week Tickets There

Missed out on tickets for Ireland’s Six Nations games? A limited number go on sale next week

Ireland will play France and England at the Aviva next year.

# france - Thursday 27 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge French man invents pill to make your farts smell of chocolate Smell The Roses

French man invents pill to make your farts smell of chocolate

Or roses, whichever you prefer.

# france - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

France really isn’t keen on handing over a warship to Russia

It has delayed the delivery until ‘further notice’.

From The Score How did Ireland’s World Cup opponents get on this November? Les Bleus

How did Ireland’s World Cup opponents get on this November?

France were up and down, Italy picked up one win, while the Romanians and Canadians struggled.

# france - Monday 24 November, 2014

From Business ETC Turns out Ireland was telling the truth about company taxes. Unlike nearly everyone else… Pot Kettle Black

# france - Sunday 23 November, 2014

From The Score Four drop goals help Argentina to upset Saint-André’s France in Paris Los Pumas

Four drop goals help Argentina to upset Saint-André’s France in Paris

Ireland’s World Cup opponents were tactically out-thought in the French capital.

# france - Friday 21 November, 2014

From The Score ‘I don’t know where it came from’ – POC quashes French move rumour Fabricated

‘I don’t know where it came from’ – POC quashes French move rumour

The Ireland captain laughed off speculation of a transfer to join James Coughlan and Simon Mannix at Pau.

# france - Thursday 20 November, 2014

From The Score No love for Teddy as winger dropped by France for missing training session Dropped

No love for Teddy as winger dropped by France for missing training session

The Racing Metro winger has been replaced by Maxime Medard for Saturday’s game against Argentina.

# france - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Love/Hate to be dubbed into French and German Mais Oui Nidge

Love/Hate to be dubbed into French and German

It’s scored a European Netflix deal

# france - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From The Score Get on the couch… these are the top international friendlies going on around Europe tonight Glamour Ties

Get on the couch… these are the top international friendlies going on around Europe tonight

If Ireland v USA isn’t as awesome as we hope, there’s plenty more.

Gallic row brewing over 180m tall pyramid for Paris skyline

That’s about 1.5 time the height of the Spire of Dublin.

# france - Sunday 16 November, 2014

70 coffins “washed away” as floods and landslides hit Europe

At least four people have been killed after landslides triggered by torrential rain slammed into buildings on either side of the Swiss-Italian border.

# france - Saturday 15 November, 2014

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Catch up as you wake up.

# france - Friday 14 November, 2014

Search steps up for tiger on the loose near Disneyland Paris

Police guarded the entrance to schools as children arrived this morning.

# france - Thursday 13 November, 2014

A bedroom frozen in time – the interiors of a life 100 years ago

The room in a French village has remained as it was at the time of the World War I soldier’s death almost a century ago.

From The Score Saint-André names unchanged France XV for clash with Cheika’s Wallabies Shock

Saint-André names unchanged France XV for clash with Cheika’s Wallabies

Australia will warm up for their clash with Ireland at the Stade de France.

# france - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

From The Score Johnny Sexton among nominees for IRB World Player of the Year Perfect 10

Johnny Sexton among nominees for IRB World Player of the Year

He’s up against two All Blacks and two South Africans.

# france - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

In pictures: 96 years ago today, peace broke out

Today marks Armistice Day.

# france - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

From The Score South Africa native Spedding one of three debutants for France Les Blues

South Africa native Spedding one of three debutants for France

Philippe Saint-André has gone for the 13th half-back pairing of his reign as head coach.

# france - Friday 31 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge French town ‘bans clowns’ after dozens of creepy attacks Creepy Clowns

French town ‘bans clowns’ after dozens of creepy attacks

People think it’s funny to attack people while dressed as a clown. These people are awful.

# france - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Frenchman dies after drinking 56 shots in drinking competition

A police source said the man drank 30 of the shots in the space of around one minute.

# france - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

‘Shocked and horrified’: Bodies of 11 greyhounds found on Irish ferry

It is believed the dogs suffocated in transit during the 14-hour journey.

# france - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Ryanair ordered to pay a LOT of money for breaching French Labour law

The airline will be appealing the decision. Again.

# france - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Uber will NOT be hiring ‘incredibly hot chicks’ like this to drive customers around… any more

‘Who said women don’t know how to drive’… What could possibly go wrong with a slogan like that?

# france - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Just one priest agreed to be interviewed for documentary on mother-and-baby homes

Director Saskia Weber said she is hopeful more religious figures will come forward.

# france - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From The Score French footballer learns the hard way that karma’s a pitch Au Revoir

French footballer learns the hard way that karma’s a pitch

Layvin Kurzawa might want to re-think his celebrations.

# france - Monday 13 October, 2014

Row brews over Terry Prone Tuam babies email

“If you come here, you’ll find no mass grave, no evidence that children were ever so buried”

Check out the CV of the guy who just won the Nobel Prize for Economics

It’s fair to say he’s “accomplished.”

# france - Monday 6 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge This is the Eiffel Tower’s brand new vertigo-inducing glass floor Place Called Vertigo

This is the Eiffel Tower’s brand new vertigo-inducing glass floor

The new floor was installed as part of a €30 million renovation of the popular attraction.

From Business ETC The magic (or income) is gone at Disneyland Paris and it’s getting a bailout Fairy Godmother

The magic (or income) is gone at Disneyland Paris and it’s getting a bailout

It’s been an up and down ride for the park since it opened in 1992

# france - Friday 3 October, 2014

In from the cold: international ideas for dealing with homelessness

Utah has a very simple idea – give homeless people homes.

# france - Thursday 2 October, 2014

“Charmer” who knowingly infected woman with HIV is jailed for 12 years

This was his second time being jailed for a similar crime.

Hunt for 15 suspects over beheading of French tourist

Herve Gourdel was kidnapped and beheaded by fugitives last week.

From The Score Sebastian Chabal has fun with mála to explain what props do in the scrum Pause And Engage

Five killed after their helicopter crashed into French garden

Two others were injured in the crash.

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