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#Lisbon

# lisbon - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Web Summit founder withdraws invite for far-right leader Marine Le Pen to 2018 event

Paddy Cosgrave had earlier defended the decision to host Le Pen at the November event.

# lisbon - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Could we do it? People are feeling nervously good about Ireland's chances in tonight's Eurovision Eurosong Fever This post contains videos

Could we do it? People are feeling nervously good about Ireland's chances in tonight's Eurovision

A win may be a big ask, but the signs for a good showing are looking good.

# lisbon - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Portuguese police detain man after finding cocaine inside fake arse

Police said a “considerable amount of cocaine” was found inside the concealed pouches.

# lisbon - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Web Summit organiser apologises over 'offensive' dinner at Portugal's National Pantheon

A number of Portugal’s important national figures are buried at the Pantheon.

# lisbon - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Irish man in his 60s dies in drowning incident while on holiday in Portugal

It’s understood the man got into difficulty while swimming on Friday night.

# lisbon - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Pilot in court after deadly crash on Portugal beach

The instructor could be heard telling a control tower that the plane had suffered engine failure.

# lisbon - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Two sunbathers die after light plane crash lands on Portuguese beach

The incident happened this afternoon near the capital Lisbon.

# lisbon - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Four-year-old boy whose parents were on honeymoon among dead in Portugal fires

At least 64 people have died in fires that swept through the centre of the country at the weekend.

# lisbon - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

'Nothing to do with Enda leaving': Web Summit organisers announce Dublin event

MoneyConf, a financial services and fintech conference, has previously been held in other countries.

# lisbon - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Irishman 'repeatedly stabbed' at resort in Algarve

The victim was reportedly attacked by two men in Praia da Rocha on Sunday morning.

# lisbon - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Web Summit is going on a hiring spree – including someone to deal with the Irish government

It comes as the company eyes a possible return to Dublin.

# lisbon - Monday 17 April, 2017

Five dead after small plane crashes into Portuguese supermarket

Four others received minor injuries, emergency services said.

# lisbon - Monday 7 November, 2016

People who paid thousands for tickets left waiting outside Web Summit

Late Late ticket prices started at €1,000 for exhibition floor only.

# lisbon - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Man spent 43 years using wheelchair following incorrect diagnosis

61-year-old Rufino Borrego was incorrectly diagnosed as having incurable muscular dystrophy when he was 13.

# lisbon - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

# lisbon - Friday 6 November, 2015

Poll: Will the Web Summit moving to Portugal be a loss to Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will the Web Summit moving to Portugal be a loss to Ireland?

Or will another event come along?

# lisbon - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Paddy Cosgrave has told Dublin's last Web Summit how excited he is about Lisbon

Web Summit CEO Paddy Cosgrave rolled out the red carpet for the event’s new hosts today.

# lisbon - Sunday 18 October, 2015

'Getting involved in a petty mudslinging match over the Web Summit is embarrassing'

A bitter war of words has erupted between the Web Summit and the Taoiseach’s office, but as the finger pointing continues this whole affair smacks of desperation and incompetence, writes Paul Allen.

# lisbon - Friday 16 October, 2015

Joan Burton is sorry the Web Summit people are leaving with their backpacks and satchels

Organisers “felt they got a better offer some place else” the Tánaiste said.

# lisbon - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Innovation minister says losing the Web Summit is actually a ‘success story’

Damien English said it’s another example of an Irish company doing well internationally.

# lisbon - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Web Summit paid only €1.3 million for Lisbon move

Co-founder Paddy Cosgrave made the announcement the event was leaving Dublin today.

# lisbon - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Three people shot dead after dispute ‘over barking dog’

Two police officers were amongst those killed.

# lisbon - Sunday 19 July, 2015

From The42 Ireland Men book place in Olympic 7s rugby qualifier with third place in Lisbon Rapid Progress

Ireland Men book place in Olympic 7s rugby qualifier with third place in Lisbon

A year ago, this team didn’t exist. Next June they’ll play for the last place at Rio 2016.

From The42 Women's 7s forced to settle for silver after securing safe passage to World Olympic repechage Long Road To Rio

Women's 7s forced to settle for silver after securing safe passage to World Olympic repechage

Ireland came within a minute of victory in the Lisbon tournament, but were undone by late Spanish power.

# lisbon - Saturday 18 July, 2015

From The42 Ireland's Sevens sides on course for top three finish after unbeaten start in Lisbon Unbeaten

Ireland's Sevens sides on course for top three finish after unbeaten start in Lisbon

Pool stage complete, Ireland are well seeded for the quarter-finals

# lisbon - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

What can Ireland learn from a country that decriminalised drugs?

TDs are off to Portugal to find out.

# lisbon - Monday 16 February, 2015

Lisbon Treaty vote (the 1st one) the most expensive referendum of past 15 years

They told us we’d save €20 million by scrapping the Seanad — but it cost us a fair chunk of change to hold the vote.

# lisbon - Monday 5 January, 2015

Ryanair co-pilot praised for safe emergency landing after captain fell ill

At one stage, the commander of the craft fell unconscious.

# lisbon - Saturday 24 May, 2014

From The42 Roy Keane tells England skipper Steven Gerrard that England 'will struggle' at the World Cup Football Friends

# lisbon - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Portugal restaurant siege ends with officer, gunman dead

Six others, including four police, were injured by explosions in the seven-hour ordeal.

# lisbon - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Guess who's getting closer to the end of their bailout too?

Portugal received its penultimate tranche in rescue loans today.

# lisbon - Friday 15 November, 2013

From The42 Poll: Who are you shouting for tonight – Ronaldo or Zlatan? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who are you shouting for tonight – Ronaldo or Zlatan?

Tonight’s match in Lisbon really isn’t about two countries facing off, it’s about two men going to battle.

# lisbon - Sunday 23 December, 2012

From The42 Axed Casillas vows to prove Mourinho wrong Interview

Axed Casillas vows to prove Mourinho wrong

The Real Madrid manager told reporters that he has a “clear conscience” in the wake of the decision.

# lisbon - Sunday 7 October, 2012

5 unusual ways to reach very special Irish places

There are some places where getting from A to B takes a little effort – but it’s so worth it.

# lisbon - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Yes, No or Ask Again: voting in Ireland’s referendums over the years In Pictures This post contains images

Yes, No or Ask Again: voting in Ireland’s referendums over the years

Abortion, divorce and Europe – just some of the contentious issues that Ireland has voted on over the past 30 years.

# lisbon - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Team New Zealand swerve to avoid whale in Volvo Ocean Race Thar She Blows This post contains videos

VIDEO: Team New Zealand swerve to avoid whale in Volvo Ocean Race

“It’s on the left, ON THE LEFT!”

# lisbon - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Gilmore suggests referendum may not be needed for EU deal

The Tánaiste also said that it was “not in Ireland’s interest” to see Britain isolated in the EU over the deal.

# lisbon - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you should know this morning…

# lisbon - Tuesday 11 January, 2011

35 people sue Danish prime minister over Lisbon Treaty

Court permits group to sue Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen for constitutional breaches after the treaty was ratified without a referendum.

# lisbon - Sunday 3 October, 2010

The road from perdition

Declan Ganley returns to evaluate the claims made by the ‘yes’ side in the Lisbon campaign, and calls for the public to embrace a political alternative.

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