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# europe - Sunday 10 February, 2019

Former Rose of Tralee winner Maria Walsh seeks to run as an MEP candidate for Fine Gael
# Rose Of MEP
# Rose Of MEP

Former Rose of Tralee winner Maria Walsh seeks to run as an MEP candidate for Fine Gael

Feb 10th 2019, 10:52 AM 51,523 Views 112 Comments

She seeks to run in the Midlands/North-West constituency.

# europe - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Supermac's wins legal battle against McDonald's over use of 'Big Mac' trademark
# Trademark War
# Trademark War

Supermac's wins legal battle against McDonald's over use of 'Big Mac' trademark

Jan 15th 2019, 12:39 PM 58,604 Views 47 Comments

Supermacs welcomed the decision from the European court.

# europe - Monday 14 January, 2019

Steve Coogan doesn't think the 'looming disaster' of Brexit will actually happen
# Stan And Ollie
# Stan And Ollie

Steve Coogan doesn't think the 'looming disaster' of Brexit will actually happen

Jan 14th 2019, 12:39 PM 26,928 Views 22 Comments

The British comedian and actor has campaigned against Britain’s exit from the EU.

# europe - Saturday 12 January, 2019

Two snowboarders killed in avalanche as extreme weather death toll rises to 21 across Europe
# Extreme Weather
# Extreme Weather

Two snowboarders killed in avalanche as extreme weather death toll rises to 21 across Europe

Jan 12th 2019, 12:38 PM 34,930 Views 4 Comments

The snowboarders were killed in an avalanche in Bulgaria’s Pirin Mountains yesterday.

# europe - Friday 11 January, 2019

Heavy snowfall engulfs parts of Europe with several deaths and widespread disruption
# Storms
# Storms

Heavy snowfall engulfs parts of Europe with several deaths and widespread disruption

Jan 11th 2019, 1:17 PM 51,644 Views 25 Comments

Snow in parts of Austria and southern Germany has been causing widespread issues in recent days.

# europe - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

'One of the leaders of my team' - Harrington confident of McIlroy's commitment to Ryder Cup
# No Worries
From The42
# No Worries

'One of the leaders of my team' - Harrington confident of McIlroy's commitment to Ryder Cup

Jan 8th 2019, 10:57 PM 4,796 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old recently described the European Tour as ‘a stepping stone.’

Padraig Harrington confirmed as Europe's captain for the 2020 Ryder Cup
# Paddy's Day
From The42
# Paddy's Day

Padraig Harrington confirmed as Europe's captain for the 2020 Ryder Cup

Jan 8th 2019, 1:03 PM 24,451 Views 39 Comments

The contest takes place against the USA at Whistling Straits next year.

# europe - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

Varadkar concerned about 'external interference' in European elections
# Russia
# Russia

Varadkar concerned about 'external interference' in European elections

Jan 1st 2019, 8:30 AM 26,744 Views 72 Comments

The Taoiseach has said there is “a real risk” the upcoming elections could be targeted.

# europe - Monday 24 December, 2018

'Told you I would do it' - Cheeky Bjorn has Ryder Cup score tattooed on backside
# A PROMISE KEPT
From The42
# A PROMISE KEPT

'Told you I would do it' - Cheeky Bjorn has Ryder Cup score tattooed on backside

Dec 24th 2018, 4:09 PM 6,408 Views 7 Comments

12 weeks on from Europe’s Ryder Cup triumph, the Dane has had the result inked on to his bottom.

# europe - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Another one! Messi collects record fifth Golden Shoe award
# Gold Rush
From The42
# Gold Rush

Another one! Messi collects record fifth Golden Shoe award

Dec 18th 2018, 3:19 PM 5,449 Views 9 Comments

He scored 34 goals in 68 games for Barcelona, finishing as the top goalscorer in Europe last season.

# europe - Monday 17 December, 2018

The Bollocks to Brexit bus drove through Dublin today
# Brexit
# Brexit

The Bollocks to Brexit bus drove through Dublin today

Dec 17th 2018, 2:35 PM 61,270 Views 38 Comments

The bus was spotted driving through the city centre and stopped off at the Guinness brewery on its way up north to Belfast.

# europe - Friday 14 December, 2018

Theresa May to hold more talks with EU leaders as prime minister looks to save Brexit deal
# Brexit
# Brexit

Theresa May to hold more talks with EU leaders as prime minister looks to save Brexit deal

Updated Dec 14th 2018, 2:20 PM 29,266 Views 81 Comments

May was in Brussels hoped to get some reassurances

# europe - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Ulster name unchanged team for Scarlets visit after narrow away win
# European Champions Cup
From The42
# European Champions Cup

Ulster name unchanged team for Scarlets visit after narrow away win

Dec 13th 2018, 12:21 PM 4,033 Views 8 Comments

Head coach Dan McFarland has stuck with the same 15 that claimed victory at Parc y Scarlets last Friday.

# europe - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Simon Coveney: 'Renegotiating a deal that took two years to agree on doesn't seem realistic'
# Backstop
# Backstop

Simon Coveney: 'Renegotiating a deal that took two years to agree on doesn't seem realistic'

Updated Dec 11th 2018, 8:57 AM 18,293 Views 71 Comments

Jean-Claude Juncker said there’s “no room whatsoever for the renegotiation” of the Brexit deal.

# europe - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Irish 18-year-olds can now avail of 12,000 free interrail tickets to travel around Europe next summer
# Interrailing
# Interrailing

Irish 18-year-olds can now avail of 12,000 free interrail tickets to travel around Europe next summer

Nov 29th 2018, 11:03 PM 40,076 Views 23 Comments

Winning applicants will have the opportunity to travel between 15 April and 31 October 2019.

# europe - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

McIlroy unsure of keeping his European Tour membership
# Decisions
From The42
# Decisions

McIlroy unsure of keeping his European Tour membership

Nov 13th 2018, 4:46 PM 7,095 Views 8 Comments

The four-time major champion will focus on the PGA Tour in 2019, but absence from the European Tour would prevent him from ever being Ryder Cup captain or vice-captain.

# europe - Friday 2 November, 2018

How access to health services differs if you've private insurance or are 'in the twilight zone'
# Medical Cards
# Medical Cards

How access to health services differs if you've private insurance or are 'in the twilight zone'

Nov 2nd 2018, 8:40 AM 21,140 Views 26 Comments

Ireland’s two-tiered system contributes to the type of service patients receive, even from public providers, a new report has found.

# europe - Saturday 20 October, 2018

MEP Martina Anderson: 'Theresa May came here with nothing new, nothing credible'
# Sinn Féin
# Sinn Féin

MEP Martina Anderson: 'Theresa May came here with nothing new, nothing credible'

Oct 20th 2018, 7:00 AM 12,580 Views 18 Comments

‘What was in There’s May’s head where she thought she could just go to a different location and make the same speech?’

# europe - Friday 12 October, 2018

Leinster light up the RDS and tear Wasps apart in stunning performance
# Strong Start
From The42
# Strong Start

Leinster light up the RDS and tear Wasps apart in stunning performance

Oct 12th 2018, 9:38 PM 52,401 Views 68 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men began their Heineken Champions Cup defence with a brilliant eight-try win.

# europe - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Champions League frustration for Man United as Valencia depart Old Trafford with a point
# Frustration
From The42
# Frustration

Champions League frustration for Man United as Valencia depart Old Trafford with a point

Oct 2nd 2018, 10:40 PM 22,056 Views 62 Comments

Man United drop to second place in Group G following a frustrating 0-0 draw at home to Valencia on Tuesday.

Paulo Dybala hat-trick sees Ronaldo-less Juventus ease past Young Boys
# Italian Job Done
From The42
# Italian Job Done

Paulo Dybala hat-trick sees Ronaldo-less Juventus ease past Young Boys

Oct 2nd 2018, 8:22 PM 5,445 Views 4 Comments

The Italian side’s winning streak continues.

Ryder Cup winners left egos at door, says vice-captain McDowell
# A United Group
From The42
# A United Group

Ryder Cup winners left egos at door, says vice-captain McDowell

Oct 2nd 2018, 11:17 AM 5,904 Views 8 Comments

Europe overcame USA by seven-point margin in Paris at the weekend.

# europe - Monday 1 October, 2018

McIlroy tips Harrington to captain Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup
# Oh Captain My Captain
From The42
# Oh Captain My Captain

McIlroy tips Harrington to captain Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup

Oct 1st 2018, 7:20 PM 8,978 Views 9 Comments

“I’ve always thought Pádraig would be a good captain.”

Reed takes a swipe at Spieth and Furyk after USA's Ryder Cup hammering
# Reed All About It
From The42
# Reed All About It

Reed takes a swipe at Spieth and Furyk after USA's Ryder Cup hammering

Oct 1st 2018, 11:20 AM 12,861 Views 10 Comments

“For somebody as successful in the Ryder Cup as I am, I don’t think it’s smart to sit me twice.”

# europe - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Phil Mickelson hails 'phenomenal leadership' at Ryder Cup as beaten USA present united front
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

Phil Mickelson hails 'phenomenal leadership' at Ryder Cup as beaten USA present united front

Sep 30th 2018, 8:44 PM 15,772 Views 2 Comments

Phil Mickelson’s criticism of the US captain dominated the headlines after the 2014 Ryder Cup, but there was no repeat at Le Golf National.

# europe - Saturday 29 September, 2018

Tiger Woods 'emotionally tired', says Furyk
# Mental Tax
From The42
# Mental Tax

Tiger Woods 'emotionally tired', says Furyk

Sep 29th 2018, 8:52 PM 9,164 Views 2 Comments

Victory at the Tour Championship ended a five-year title drought for Tiger Woods, but it may have taken it out of the 42-year-old.

Molinari faces Woods again in foursome matches as afternoon session gets underway
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

Molinari faces Woods again in foursome matches as afternoon session gets underway

Sep 29th 2018, 2:21 PM 4,140 Views 0 Comments

We’re off the mark again at Le Golf National and Europe are keeping their noses in front.

'He's one of my best friends': Fleetwood loving Molinari partnership
# Bromance
From The42
# Bromance

'He's one of my best friends': Fleetwood loving Molinari partnership

Sep 29th 2018, 2:02 PM 4,120 Views 1 Comment

The pair have claimed three points for Europe so far.

McIlroy and Garcia withstand late fightback as Europe surge into four-point lead
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

McIlroy and Garcia withstand late fightback as Europe surge into four-point lead

Updated Sep 29th 2018, 1:10 PM 14,789 Views 5 Comments

Europe have stormed ahead on Saturday.

# europe - Friday 28 September, 2018

Furyk denies Woods suffering with back injury
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

Furyk denies Woods suffering with back injury

Sep 28th 2018, 10:06 PM 8,038 Views 1 Comment

The 42-year-old was left out of the foursomes session, but is due to be back on the course tomorrow morning.

'I believe in him' - Bjorn never doubted McIlroy despite lacklustre start
# Got Your Back
From The42
# Got Your Back

'I believe in him' - Bjorn never doubted McIlroy despite lacklustre start

Sep 28th 2018, 7:11 PM 7,238 Views 6 Comments

After enduring a torrid time in the morning fourballs, Rory McIlroy redeemed himself in a European fightback at Le Golf National.

Europe stage rousing Friday afternoon fightback to seize 5-3 Ryder Cup lead
# Momentum Shift
From The42
# Momentum Shift

Europe stage rousing Friday afternoon fightback to seize 5-3 Ryder Cup lead

Sep 28th 2018, 4:40 PM 19,135 Views 11 Comments

Stenson and Rose lead the way, as Europe win all four matches in a foursomes session for the first time.

# europe - Thursday 13 September, 2018

He might not play until Sunday now! Bjorn sees funny side of McIlroy prank
# Golf Friends
From The42
# Golf Friends

He might not play until Sunday now! Bjorn sees funny side of McIlroy prank

Sep 13th 2018, 8:44 PM 14,550 Views 5 Comments

It’s all fun and games until Europe are beaten by the Americans in Paris…

# europe - Friday 7 September, 2018

Ryanair threatened with 'the biggest strike action the company has ever seen'
# European Unions
# European Unions

Ryanair threatened with 'the biggest strike action the company has ever seen'

Sep 7th 2018, 7:52 PM 42,896 Views 46 Comments

Unions in Belgium, Holland, Italy and Spain threatened to take part in strike action in the last week of September.

# europe - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Ryder Cup pick 'beyond special', says Woods
# Bound For France
From The42
# Bound For France

Ryder Cup pick 'beyond special', says Woods

Sep 5th 2018, 8:16 AM 5,649 Views 2 Comments

After setting the goal of making the United States Ryder Cup team, Tiger Woods was delighted to be one of Jim Furyk’s captain’s picks.

# europe - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Bohs discover opponents for Uefa Youth League first round tie
# European Adventure
From The42
# European Adventure

Bohs discover opponents for Uefa Youth League first round tie

Sep 4th 2018, 3:42 PM 3,303 Views 0 Comments

The League of Ireland club will face Danish champions FC Midtjylland.

# europe - Monday 3 September, 2018

What has sparked the huge far-right (and anti-racism) protests in Germany?
# Chemnitz
# Chemnitz

What has sparked the huge far-right (and anti-racism) protests in Germany?

Sep 3rd 2018, 6:26 PM 24,529 Views 86 Comments

Thousands of people have lined the streets of Chemnitz over the past three days in immigration demonstrations.

# europe - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Bono says he's proud of how European countries 'rallied behind Ireland on the border issue'
# U2 On Brexit
# U2 On Brexit

Bono says he's proud of how European countries 'rallied behind Ireland on the border issue'

Aug 28th 2018, 7:45 PM 21,975 Views 112 Comments

The U2 frontman made the comments in an article he wrote for a German newspaper.

# europe - Monday 20 August, 2018

Measles cases reach record high across Europe
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Measles cases reach record high across Europe

Aug 20th 2018, 4:34 PM 16,630 Views 40 Comments

Over 41,000 children and adults in Europe have been infected with measles in the first six months of 2018.

# europe - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Lithuania's capital is billing itself as 'The G-Spot of Europe' and Catholics are not one bit happy
# Coming Soon
# Coming Soon

Lithuania's capital is billing itself as 'The G-Spot of Europe' and Catholics are not one bit happy

Aug 8th 2018, 8:07 PM 42,557 Views 77 Comments

The Pope is visiting the city next month.