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#Challenges

# challenges - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

From The42 'The best in the country' and 'fickle' - the life of a Cork hurler Challenges

'The best in the country' and 'fickle' - the life of a Cork hurler

Star forward Alan Cadogan says that playing for Cork can be a rewarding but equally challenging experience.

# challenges - Friday 16 February, 2018

Gabriel Byrne: 'People coming in and making films in Ireland cheaply - that's not an industry'

The legendary actor said that Ireland has the same battle as every small country in succeeding in the film industry.

# challenges - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Britain's government has survived the first parliamentary challenges to its Brexit bill

An amendment giving devolved legislatures – like Northern Ireland – a veto over the Brexit agreement was defeated.

# challenges - Saturday 12 August, 2017

'For people with disabilities this is a crisis within a crisis'

This is the reality for a growing number of people.

# challenges - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Enda Kenny says he doesn't regret the comments he made in the Dáil about Donald Trump

When asked about Trump’s comments in the Dáil in May, Kenny described the comments as both “racist and dangerous”.

# challenges - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Almost one year after the Cologne attacks, Germany still struggles with refugee integration

1,200 complaints were made to police, 500 of which were for sexual assault, on New Year’s Eve in Cologne last year

# challenges - Friday 18 November, 2016

From The42 Boring lecture ended with news of first Ireland cap to liven up Nicole Fowley Challenges

Boring lecture ended with news of first Ireland cap to liven up Nicole Fowley

Last week’s performance has earned Nicole Fowley a second start for Ireland this weekend.

# challenges - Friday 28 October, 2016

Break-ups, career moves and kids - the science of making a BIG change

Moments of crisis or contentment – managing life changes can be done.

# challenges - Friday 4 March, 2016

From The42 'The Italy and Scotland games are invaluable learning opportunities for Ireland' Column

'The Italy and Scotland games are invaluable learning opportunities for Ireland'

Our Six Nations columnist Lynne Cantwell looks at the challenges for Ireland’s women’s team.

# challenges - Sunday 14 June, 2015

What do you do when your father is a priest?

Coping International have been set up to assist the children of clergymen.

# challenges - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Like swimming in Ireland? The bathing water is classified as 'poor' in these locations...

Irish Water is pledging to clean up seven of our least tempting bathing areas.

# challenges - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Facebook's CEO has asked the world what his New Year's resolution should be

What do you suggest to the person who has already learnt Mandarin?

# challenges - Friday 21 November, 2014

From The42 'There'll be a lot of traffic': Schmidt outlines the challenges facing Henshaw at 13 Triskaidekaphobia

'There'll be a lot of traffic': Schmidt outlines the challenges facing Henshaw at 13

The new 13 faces a real test at the Aviva on Saturday.

# challenges - Saturday 15 November, 2014

These are the challenges faced in making our cities smarter

Numerous cities across the world, including Dublin, are engaging with projects that will make their cities smarter, but what are the concerns?

# challenges - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

From The42 'Johnny's a poster boy for being a professional' - Sexton up for IRB award The General

'Johnny's a poster boy for being a professional' - Sexton up for IRB award

The Ireland camp are unsurprised that their out-half has been nominated alongside four Southern Hemisphere players.

# challenges - Thursday 31 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Teens are setting themselves on fire as part of a 'Facebook challenge' Firestarter

# challenges - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge 12 challenges women face that men just don't understand Female Problems

12 challenges women face that men just don't understand

They may think they do, but they couldn’t possibly.

# challenges - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

From The42 Thomond reception prepared me for Top 14 boos, says Jonny Sexton Challenges

Thomond reception prepared me for Top 14 boos, says Jonny Sexton

The Ireland kicker talks about life at Racing Metro and his friendship with coach Ronan O’Gara.

# challenges - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Column: Should we increase school inspections?

The reality is that inspections only offer a momentary window into a teacher’s classroom as an educator. I would challenge the very notion that increasing inspections and appraisals is necessary to help develop better education standards, writes Aodhán Ó Ríordáin.

# challenges - Friday 22 March, 2013

From The42 Sweden v Ireland: 3 key battles ahead of tonight's match Challenges This post contains videos

Sweden v Ireland: 3 key battles ahead of tonight's match

We assess the danger men for the Swedes, as well as our own integral individuals.

# challenges - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Facebook and Twitter representatives to appear before Oireachtas committee

They will speak to the committee about social media, cyber-bullying and harassment.

# challenges - Saturday 23 February, 2013

Hundreds of young Fianna Fáil members converge on Sligo

In the region of 500 young Fianna Fáil members are expected to attend the event, which takes place in Sligo this weekend.

# challenges - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

Column: 8 ways to change your life in 2013

Want to make a fresh start this year? Margaret Mara offers some tips on how to go about it.

# challenges - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Parents of special needs children to speak to Oireachtas Committee

They will speak about the challenges facing their families with the Joint Committee on Education and Social Protection, chaired by Joanna Tuffy (pictured).

# challenges - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Increase in student numbers means 'challenges for education system'

The Teachers Union of Ireland says that a 26 per cent increase in students means the education system “faces one of the most challenging periods in its history”.

# challenges - Monday 4 June, 2012

Gilmore acknowledges Labour’s poll difficulties but says crisis must be resolved

Gilmore said that his party was focussed on solving the country’s economic crisis but acknowledged difficulties with its identity in the coalition with Fine Gael.