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# france - Friday 1 August, 2014

From The42 Brilliant Briggs helps Ireland Women to crucial World Cup win over USA WRWC

French hospital introduces wine bar to improve quality of life for terminally ill

Hospital says it wants to ‘re-humanise’ patients by providing a place for them to have a drink and socialise with family and friends.

# france - Thursday 31 July, 2014

President Higgins to attend WWI commemorations in Belgium

The president will travel to Belgium for World War One commemoration ceremonies in Liege and Mons in Belgium on Sunday.

# france - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish guy burns French girl on dating app over Thierry Henry handball L'amour

Irishman reported missing in France

Vincent Walsh flew to France 12 days ago to walk El Camino de Santiago.

# france - Monday 28 July, 2014

From The42 Ireland Women get busy training for World Cup opener against the US In Pics

Ireland Women get busy training for World Cup opener against the US

The entire squad trained at their Marcoussis camp this afternoon.

# france - Sunday 27 July, 2014

From The42 Ireland Women arrive in France targeting top four World Cup finish Coygig

Ireland Women arrive in France targeting top four World Cup finish

Here are the best pics as Philip Doyle’s squad flew to Paris for the tournament.

# france - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Air Algerie wreckage spotted north of the Burkina Faso border, says army

The wreckage has been located 50 kilometres north of the Burkina Faso border in the Malian region of Gossi.

# france - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

From The42 Ex-Munster out-half Hickey a Master of the professional game Rugbyman

Ex-Munster out-half Hickey a Master of the professional game

The 32-year-old is now in his third season in France, where he has continued to study alongside rugby.

# france - Friday 18 July, 2014

From The42 Ireland Women centre Murphy striving for perfection at World Cup World Cup

Ireland Women centre Murphy striving for perfection at World Cup

The 25-year-old and her teammates have lofty ambitions for the tournament in France.

# france - Thursday 17 July, 2014

From The42 French full-back Debuchy joins Arsenal for a reported €15m Transfer Dealings

French full-back Debuchy joins Arsenal for a reported €15m

Arsene Wenger has replaced Bacary Sagna with his compatriot, who arrives from Newcastle United.

# france - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

From The42 Nico Roche wins combativity award on stage 11 of the Tour de France Climber

Nico Roche wins combativity award on stage 11 of the Tour de France

The Irishman was named as ‘most aggressive rider’ on a stage won by Frenchman Tony Gallopin.

# france - Saturday 12 July, 2014

New phone leaks show Sarkozy “offered plum job to judge”

The former French president was charged two weeks ago with corruption and influence peddling in a case related to his 2007 campaign.

# france - Thursday 10 July, 2014

From The42 Samir Nasri signs new five-year deal at Manchester City Feeling Blue

Samir Nasri signs new five-year deal at Manchester City

A big reason for the midfielder to be cheerful after being excluded from the French World Cup squad.

# france - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Asylum applications to Europe were up 29% in the first quarter of this year

Applications to Ireland were up 60 to 290.

# france - Monday 7 July, 2014

From The42 ‘France are the Spain of rugby’ – More pressure on Saint-André Problems

‘France are the Spain of rugby’ – More pressure on Saint-André

Toulon’s Bernard Laporte has joined his president in questioning Les Bleus’ head coach.

# france - Friday 4 July, 2014

From The42 Hummels the hero as Germany push through against France to reach the semis Efficient

Hummels the hero as Germany push through against France to reach the semis

The centre-back’s first-half goal was enough to separate the sides writes Mikey Stafford in the Maracana.

A teacher has been stabbed to death by a student’s mother in France

The teacher was a mother of two small children, she taught in the school’s kindergarten.

# france - Thursday 3 July, 2014

France ‘fear nothing’ as Bleus pit their wits against Hugo Lloris’ fellow sweeper keeper

The Spurs goalkeeper praised Manuel Neuer high-energy role in getting Germany into the quarter-finals.

Sarkozy says France is trying to ‘humiliate and destroy’ him

The former French President took to the airwaves to fight back.

# france - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

From The42 Ireland Women targeting first ever World Cup semi-final under Doyle Coygig

Ireland Women targeting first ever World Cup semi-final under Doyle

Head coach Philip Doyle joins TheScore.ie to discuss preparation, aims and the Black Ferns.

Former French President charged with corruption

The charge looks set to end Sarkozy’s hopes of a political comeback.

# france - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From The42 Coghlan captains 26-strong Ireland Women’s squad for World Cup Coygig

Coghlan captains 26-strong Ireland Women’s squad for World Cup

‘Women’s rugby is at an all-time high in Ireland,’ says head coach Philip Doyle.

Here’s why France’s burqa ban ‘does not violate human rights’

The country’s aim of ‘living together’ justifies the law, said the ECtHR.

Nicolas Sarkozy detained by police in corruption probe

The questioning of the former French president is an unprecedented move.

# france - Monday 30 June, 2014

From The42 United front important for French success, says Cabaye Les Bleus

United front important for French success, says Cabaye

The French take on Nigeria today with a place in the last-eight on the line.

# france - Thursday 26 June, 2014

The good news: French strike is over. The bad news: Air passengers still face delays today

The strike was unexpectedly called off last night after marathon talks.

# france - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

French air traffic controllers end their strike after two days

The strike was due to run until the weekend, but was cancelled after marathon talks between unions and the government.

From The42 Cabaye credits Deschamps for French revolution at World Cup Water Carrier

Cabaye credits Deschamps for French revolution at World Cup

Les Blues go into tonight’s Group E finale almost assured of top spot, and the current midfielder says it’s all down to his predecessor.

France strike wreaks havoc on airline schedules as flights delayed for up to 5 hours

Ryanair has cancelled about 240 flights today.

# france - Monday 23 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Boy fakes own kidnapping to get out of going to the dentist The Tooth Hurts

Ryanair cancels flights ahead of France’s air traffic control strike

Controllers are striking over planned cuts under the European Commission’s ‘Single Sky Europe’ programme.

# france - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

From The42 Saint-André changes two as France aim to avoid whitewash in Australia Litmus Test

Saint-André changes two as France aim to avoid whitewash in Australia

The former Gloucester coach is under increasing pressure as his side look for a strong performance.

# france - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

From The42 Waratahs giant Will Skelton set for Australia debut against France Mass

Waratahs giant Will Skelton set for Australia debut against France

The mammoth 22-year-old lock will add major bulk to the Wallabies’ pack for the third Test.

# france - Monday 16 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Domino’s has four hours to pay ransom for customers’ passwords and favourite toppings Doh-balls

Domino’s has four hours to pay ransom for customers’ passwords and favourite toppings

I’ll have pepperoni, mushrooms, and a side of hackers please.

# france - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From The42 Benzema’s brace sinks Honduras as France impress in their World Cup opener Allez Les Bleus

Benzema’s brace sinks Honduras as France impress in their World Cup opener

Goal-line technology used for the first time in the tournament as Central Americans play majority of the game with ten men.

From The42 Paul Pogba retaliates after Wilson Palacios kicks lumps out of him Shemozzle

Paul Pogba retaliates after Wilson Palacios kicks lumps out of him

The Honduran was later sent-off after conceding a penalty.

# france - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

From The42 Cystic fibrosis sufferer Nathan Charles set for Wallabies debut Inspirational

Cystic fibrosis sufferer Nathan Charles set for Wallabies debut

The 25-year-old hooker has been selected on Ewen McKenzie’s bench ahead of the clash with France.

# france - Saturday 7 June, 2014

From The42 6 things we learned from today’s international rugby Talking Points

6 things we learned from today’s international rugby

It’s been a long day of rugby with Tests all over the southern hemisphere. Here are our initial thoughts on today’s big games.