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# france - Friday 26 February, 2016

From The42 ‘You have to be careful we don’t sanitise it too much or the game might turn to touch rugby’ Warning

‘You have to be careful we don’t sanitise it too much or the game might turn to touch rugby’

Wales lock Alun Wyn Jones expresses his concerns.

Hundreds to be moved as France to begin bulldozing ‘The Jungle’ migrant camp

Migrants have been offered new accommodation in containers.

# france - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

From The42 France hand debut to winger for vital Wales trip Mixing It Up

France hand debut to winger for vital Wales trip

Guy Noves has made five changes from the side that beat Ireland 10-9 in Paris last time out.

# france - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

From The42 3 changes for Wales as they look to continue unbeaten Six Nations run Team News

3 changes for Wales as they look to continue unbeaten Six Nations run

Alex Cuthbert, Bradley Davies and Dan Lydiate all come into the starting XV.

# france - Sunday 21 February, 2016

From The42 Sacre bleu! France player deemed ineligible only hours after being called up to Six Nations squad Careless

Sacre bleu! France player deemed ineligible only hours after being called up to Six Nations squad

David Smith played a sevens tournament for New Zealand in 2008 so cannot line out for Guy Noves’s side.

# france - Friday 19 February, 2016

From The42 Zidane: England had a mental block at major tournaments Zizou

Zidane: England had a mental block at major tournaments

The Real Madrid boss believes England had the talent to win a World Cup or European Championship.

# france - Thursday 18 February, 2016

From The42 Benzema one step closer to France return after ruling in sex-tape case Decision Time

Benzema one step closer to France return after ruling in sex-tape case

Judge’s decision to allow contact with Valbuena could be crucial for the striker.

# france - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

From The42 Analysis: Ireland’s scrum suffers in messy performance against France Scrum Analysis

Analysis: Ireland’s scrum suffers in messy performance against France

Les Bleus played rope-a-dope with the Irish front row.

“I’m Parisian now!” – Tears flow at emotional Eagles of Death Metal Paris return EODM This post contains videos

“I’m Parisian now!” – Tears flow at emotional Eagles of Death Metal Paris return

It was the band’s first full gig in Paris since the 13 November attacks.

# france - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

A letter a Frenchman sent to his mother in 1870 has turned up in Australia

Balloon mail was the only way communications from Paris could reach the rest of France during the Prussian siege.

Eagles of Death Metal singer says “everybody” has to have guns Bataclan This post contains videos

Eagles of Death Metal singer says “everybody” has to have guns

Jesse Hughes was speaking ahead of the band’s concert in Paris’s Olympia Theatre tonight.

# france - Monday 15 February, 2016

From The42 Joe Schmidt: ‘We don’t feel that we’re too far away’ Reflections

Joe Schmidt: ‘We don’t feel that we’re too far away’

The Ireland head coach is aiming to rally his troops this week after Saturday’s disappointment in Paris.

From The42 France v Ireland coughed up just one player for our Six Nations Team of the Week Top XV

France v Ireland coughed up just one player for our Six Nations Team of the Week

The sooner that game drips from the memory banks the better.

# france - Sunday 14 February, 2016

Irish couple who survived Bataclan massacre say memorial gig ‘too soon’ for them

Katie Healy and David Nolan said they will go back to Paris together some day.

# france - Saturday 13 February, 2016

From The42 As it happened: France v Ireland, Six Nations Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: France v Ireland, Six Nations

Joe Schmidt’s side are looking to claim their first win of the tournament in Paris today.

Police hunt four gunmen who stormed French casino

The regional police chief said the robbery was definitely not a terrorist act.

From The42 ‘He was told he was too small for the Springboks, like me’ – Former Ireland captain on Stander Interview

‘He was told he was too small for the Springboks, like me’ – Former Ireland captain on Stander

Dion O’Cuinneagain talks to The42 about the Munster back-rower, his days as Irish skipper and plans for the summer tour of South Africa.

From The42 Payback on Irish minds as they seek to break France hoodoo Up Against It

Payback on Irish minds as they seek to break France hoodoo

Fly-half Caughey putting Olympic dreams on hold with a Six Nations crown to defend.

Lourdes is for lovers – including gay people – French ‘miracle’ town says

The town is making a push for romantic holiday makers this weekend.

# france - Friday 12 February, 2016

From The42 FAI obtain additional Euro 2016 tickets as fans begin to receive the good news Promising

FAI obtain additional Euro 2016 tickets as fans begin to receive the good news

Uefa’s process of taking payment and confirming successful applicants will run over the new few days.

From The42 No time to lick their wounds as U20s prepare for bruising France encounter Daunting

No time to lick their wounds as U20s prepare for bruising France encounter

Forwards coach calls for major improvement tonight after opening defeat to Wales.

# france - Thursday 11 February, 2016

95 minutes of training time in ‘unsettling and frustrating’ week for Schmidt

Late selection calls and a focus on recovery have made it a difficult week for the reigning champs.

From The42 ‘It’s down to who’s willing to work harder’: McGrath scrummaging with a plan Jack Be Nimble

‘It’s down to who’s willing to work harder’: McGrath scrummaging with a plan

The Leinster loosehead will pack down against the heaviest man to appear at last year’s World Cup. You think he’s fazed?

From The42 No Bastareaud coming down the tracks, but Sexton fit and ready for France and Danty Playmaker

No Bastareaud coming down the tracks, but Sexton fit and ready for France and Danty

‘I probably felt the way front-rowers feel every day, but as a soft out-half I just didn’t hide it as well.’

From The42 Tight turnaround for Sexton and more talking points from Schmidt’s side to face France Opinion

Tight turnaround for Sexton and more talking points from Schmidt’s side to face France

The out-half has struggled with a shoulder injury this week, but has been declared good to go.

From The42 Sean O’Brien and the Kearneys start for Ireland, as Zebo misses out on France trip Patched Up

Sean O’Brien and the Kearneys start for Ireland, as Zebo misses out on France trip

Fergus McFadden is on Ireland’s bench as Joe Schmidt makes three changes for the trip to Paris.

Six children dead as bus crashes into truck

It’s the second fatal bus crash in two days in France.

From The Daily Edge French people are calling this photo of a stack of crepes an ‘act of war’ Oh Crepe
PHOTOS: Irish ferry badly damaged after sailing into Storm Imogen Epsilon This post contains images

PHOTOS: Irish ferry badly damaged after sailing into Storm Imogen

One observer said it was most likely the “worst ever” crossing from France and it was “lucky the ship was not lost”.

From The42 Furlong ‘more determined to keep getting to that level’ after first taste of the Six Nations

Furlong ‘more determined to keep getting to that level’ after first taste of the Six Nations

The Leinster prop won his fourth Ireland cap against Wales.

From The42 Irish women plotting inside job in French rugby heartland Familiar Territory

Irish women plotting inside job in French rugby heartland

Paula Fitzpatrick knows what to expect this weekend having played with Toulouse for the past three months.

# france - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

From The42 Kearney reveals Ireland looking to target ‘soft’ France defence Wide Open

Kearney reveals Ireland looking to target ‘soft’ France defence

The Leinster winger, who came on as a substitute against Wales, believes France are vulnerable out wide.

# france - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Controversial proposal to strip convicted terrorists of French nationality passed

It’s one of a tough set of measures proposed by President Francois Hollande.

From The42 Ireland ready to spring towards Paris after bruising ‘neutral’ start Black And Bleu

Ireland ready to spring towards Paris after bruising ‘neutral’ start

The ‘building blocks’ are in place and Ireland will reach for the gears this weekend.

# france - Thursday 4 February, 2016

From The42 Vakatawa and Danty among four debutants in exciting France XV for Italy Les Bleus

Vakatawa and Danty among four debutants in exciting France XV for Italy

Guy Novès hands out four debuts for France’s Six Nations opener.

# france - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

An enormous ship has been towed to Spain after it listed almost completely to one side

The Modern Express cargo ship had been described as being like a “moving mountain” by a member of the salvage team.

Catholic group targets Tarantino after France bans Antichrist movie

The group argued that the extreme unsimulated sex in Antichrist made it unfit to be seen by minors.

# france - Sunday 31 January, 2016

Three apples and Diet Coke: the food diary of a top model

In her memoir, Victoire Macon Dauxerre recounts the pressures of such high-stakes dieting.

# france - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Pictures: Inside the surreal world of the migrant ‘Jungle’ at Calais

An entire society has sprung up on the outskirts of the French town, with the refugees living there making the most of the little that they have.