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# european - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Dublin enters top 10 most liveable cities for Europeans

The capital scores well in terms of infrastructure and personal safety.

# european - Monday 21 January, 2019

From The42 Clean sweep for the provinces tees up riveting European quarter-finals All In

Clean sweep for the provinces tees up riveting European quarter-finals

Irish rugby’s good health has been underlined in the Heineken Cup and Challenge Cup.

# european - Monday 26 March, 2018

Greece's maverick ex-minister Varoufakis launches new political party

The former Finance Minister says the party “will not mince our words”.

# european - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

From The42 European 5000m champion arrested in doping raid Hot Water

European 5000m champion arrested in doping raid

Ilias Fifa was arrested in Barcelona on Wednesday as part of a probe, sources of the investigation confirmed.

# european - Monday 23 October, 2017

EU money could protect public spaces in Cork, Dublin, Limerick and Galway from terror attacks

The new fund will help cities build barriers that could prevent terror attacks.

# european - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Two studies show association between coffee-drinking and living longer

Altogether more than 680,000 took part in the two studies.

# european - Monday 5 September, 2016

'Unacceptable and false': French PM slams New York Times article about Muslim women in France

The women who were interviewed spoke of discrimination and “persecution”.

# european - Friday 8 July, 2016

Mary Robinson has been digging holes in Ethiopia - and has an important message for Europe

The former Irish president thinks we can learn a lot from the east African nation when it comes to looking after refugees.

# european - Monday 4 January, 2016

From The42 Here's the miracle wedge that's just earned Shane Lowry the European shot of the year award Recognition

Here's the miracle wedge that's just earned Shane Lowry the European shot of the year award

The public voted for the Offaly native ahead of the likes of Rory McIlroy, Miguel Ángel Jiménez and Patrick Reed.

# european - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

From The42 Reddan refuses to accept Leinster have slipped behind wealthy Top 14 clubs Power Struggle

Reddan refuses to accept Leinster have slipped behind wealthy Top 14 clubs

The 35-year-old says an acceptance of that narrative cannot be afforded.

# european - Friday 20 November, 2015

Ireland has the second highest rate of mortgage and rent arrears in Europe

We come in second only to Greece.

# european - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

A whopping 320 tech jobs for Ireland have been announced today at the Web Summit

The jobs will be created in the technology and business sectors.

# european - Saturday 19 September, 2015

The HSE has paid out €150,000 to patients going to UK and Poland for teeth and bone treatments

This comes as part of the Cross-Border Directive that has been in place since last year.

# european - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

‘There are more O’Neills and Murphys living in the US than in Ireland’

As the European Commission president outlined plans to deal with the migrant crisis, the Irish government held a broad discussion on the issue today.

# european - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Ireland is basically the European champion of tea drinking*

*When it comes to having it as a caffeine source anyway.

# european - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Baby wipes, shower gel and makeup on harmful products list

The Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) has flagged around 200 items.

# european - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Greek approach "precisely what this government did", says Tánaiste

The Tánaiste has welcomed Greece’s move to “renegotiate rather than repudiate”.

# european - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

'I think about the different family I might have had – if only she had been given sanctuary'

My grandfather pleaded with the authorities for permission to bring his niece to Ireland in 1938. He was refused – and then the Nazis invaded Poland.

# european - Thursday 27 November, 2014

The European Parliament has voted to break up Google

The company has been under investigation by the European Commission since 2010 for squeezing out competition.

# european - Friday 21 November, 2014

Irish people seem to trust the judges and the legal system...

… although politicians, not so much.

# european - Friday 22 August, 2014

Most young Irish people think that cannabis should be legalised

A new study by the European Commission has also found that use of legal highs was three times the European average.

# european - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Got fined in Ireland? Now it can be collected across the EU

New legislation means you can get hit for fines you receive in Ireland across the EU.

# european - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

From The42 Leinster's new European jersey has navy and gold stripes on the front New Gear

Leinster's new European jersey has navy and gold stripes on the front

Canterbury have come up with a fresh idea for the eastern province’s 2014/15 kit.

# european - Friday 20 June, 2014

Court says bombers not protected as a journalistic source

A group claiming responsibility for bomb attacks in the Netherlands sent a letter to a magazine – and the publication’s offices were subsequently searched.

# european - Friday 23 May, 2014

Voting over: All polls closed in local and European elections

It is estimated that the final turnout is above 50 per cent.

Election 2014: UKIP surges in council vote, Tweets ethnically diverse 'thank you' photo...

“The UKIP fox is in the Westminster hen house,” UKIP leader Nigel Farage said today, as the first results came through.

Poll: Are you voting today? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you voting today?

Will you be exercising your democratic right? Have you already?

# european - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Enda's warning to FG candidates: Stick within your own battle-lines

The three FG candidates all theoretically signed up to a divide and conquer strategy. But the plan’s apparently been a ‘nightmare’ to manage…

# european - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Ireland a contender for 2020 European Capital of Culture

Dublin hasn’t been chosen in over 20 years.

# european - Monday 31 March, 2014

Google's antitrust case develops as major consumer group joins case

The European Consumer Organisation has applied to be a formal complainant in the European Commission’s antitrust investigation into Google and its search policy.

# european - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Tymoshenko and Ukraine's new prime minister to visit Ireland this weekend

The former Ukrainian Prime Minister was released from prison last week and will join two other political figures for the EPP conference.

# european - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

British men cannot sue Saudi Arabia over torture claims

Four men claimed they had been tortured by Saudi Arabian officials, and said their right of access to court had been violated.

# european - Monday 13 January, 2014

Column: Will we see a UKIP victory in the European Parliament elections?

The rise of hard right eurosceptic parties ahead of the Euro-Elections is causing some murmurs of concern. But do we really have anything to worry about?

# european - Monday 9 December, 2013

From The42 Here's our Irish XV of the Heineken Cup weekend Dream Team

Here's our Irish XV of the Heineken Cup weekend

We’ve taken on the demanding task of picking out Ireland’s best after a wonderful weekend in Europe.

# european - Friday 29 November, 2013

From The42 The Heineken Cup lives on... for now Opinion

The Heineken Cup lives on... for now

With the English seemingly set to come on board, all looks rosy for the ERC but this battle will resume next year.

# european - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Divers hope to resume search off Italy amid fears death toll could reach 300

Rough seas have hampered the body recovery effort off Lampedusa where a boat carrying hundreds of migrants from Africa sank on Thursday.

# european - Monday 16 September, 2013

Kenny: We have failed too many children

The Taoiseach spoke at a conference on child abuse and neglect last night.

# european - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Poll: Should the voting age be lowered to 16? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the voting age be lowered to 16?

The Government is going to hold a referendum to lower the voting age. Good idea?

# european - Friday 17 May, 2013

Most LGBT Europeans still afraid and threatened: report

Transgender people suffered particularly badly, with 28 per cent saying they had been attacked of threatened because of their sexuality.

# european - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Irish to compete in €1 million satellite ideas competition

The top prize is €1 million and the prestigious title of ‘Galileo Master’.

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