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# france - Thursday 9 April, 2015

From Business ETC Hundreds more flights have been cancelled across Europe today The French Disconnection

Hundreds more flights have been cancelled across Europe today

Strikes by air traffic controllers around the country are causing major problems.

# france - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie France’s far-right political dynasty in crisis after ‘gas chamber comments’ Love And War

France’s far-right political dynasty in crisis after ‘gas chamber comments’

Marine Le Pen is trying to force her father out of the party he founded.

From Business ETC Hundreds of flights have been cancelled across Europe (and it will be worse tomorrow) Not At All Nice

Hundreds of flights have been cancelled across Europe (and it will be worse tomorrow)

Air traffic controllers in France are on strike. Here’s how it’s been affecting flights so far…

# france - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie It’s probably a bad idea to fly to France tomorrow Forget Paris

It’s probably a bad idea to fly to France tomorrow

Air traffic controllers are going on strike – and lots of flights will be affected.

# france - Monday 6 April, 2015

From The42 Analysis: How good was Ireland coach Joe Schmidt in his playing days? Analysis

Analysis: How good was Ireland coach Joe Schmidt in his playing days?

We break down the Manawatu left wing’s contributions to a near miss against France in 1989.

# france - Saturday 4 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Books on Islam are selling out in France after the Paris terror attacks Off The Shelves

Books on Islam are selling out in France after the Paris terror attacks

Shops are selling more books on Islam than ever after the Paris attacks in January that left 17 dead.

# france - Friday 3 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Too thin’ models are now banned from the runways of the world’s fashion capital This post contains videos

‘Too thin’ models are now banned from the runways of the world’s fashion capital

Photoshopped images in France will now also have to be labelled as such.

# france - Monday 30 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie France’s left-wing government just got a major slap in the face Merde

France’s left-wing government just got a major slap in the face

It comes as the country’s far-right movement grows in power.

# france - Sunday 29 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Captain shouted ‘open the damn door’ as jet plunged into Alps Flight 4U 9525

Captain shouted ‘open the damn door’ as jet plunged into Alps

It also emerged today that co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, believed to have crashed the plane, sought treatment for problems with his sight.

# france - Friday 27 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Andreas Lubitz hid sick note on day of Alps plane crash Flight 9525

Andreas Lubitz hid sick note on day of Alps plane crash

It has also emerged the plane’s captain may have used an axe in an attempt to re-enter the cockpit.

# france - Thursday 26 March, 2015

From The42 Neymar lashes one past France in repeat of the ’98 World Cup final Ou Est Zizou?

Neymar lashes one past France in repeat of the ’98 World Cup final

Brazil were 3-1 winners over Le Bleus in Paris tonight.

From TheJournal.ie Police search home of co-pilot who’s believed to have crashed plane Germanwings

Police search home of co-pilot who’s believed to have crashed plane

French authorities believe 28-year-old Andreas Lubitz deliberately brought down the plane, killing all 150 people on board.

From TheJournal.ie Who was Andreas Lubitz? Germanwings

Who was Andreas Lubitz?

And why did he do what he did? The 28-year-old was co-pilot of the Germanwings Airbus A320 that crashed in the French Alps on Tuesday.

From TheJournal.ie The biggest circus in the world is on the market for €1.82 billion Cirque Du Soleil

The biggest circus in the world is on the market for €1.82 billion

Cirque du Soleil has reportedly been put on the market by its founder Guy Laliberte.

# france - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From The42 We’re still a bag of nerves watching Irish fans bear England V France in Murrayfield Behind The Scenes This post contains videos

We’re still a bag of nerves watching Irish fans bear England V France in Murrayfield

No amount of spoilers could ruin this spectacle.

From TheJournal.ie Headmaster charged with tricking children into performing oral sex France

Headmaster charged with tricking children into performing oral sex

The incident is alleged to have happened when he was giving a class on experiencing new tastes.

From TheJournal.ie No obvious reasons why plane crashed into the Alps Flight 4U9525

No obvious reasons why plane crashed into the Alps

French air traffic controllers, not the two pilots, issued a ‘mayday’ signal after the plane disappeared from their radar.

# france - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Scale of horror emerges as questions remain over Alps plane crash Germanwings

Scale of horror emerges as questions remain over Alps plane crash

All 150 people on board are feared dead.

From TheJournal.ie Chip stand to be demolished because former L’Oreal boss thinks it’s too smelly Not Worth It

# france - Monday 23 March, 2015

From The42 A definitive ranking of the top 10 tries in this year’s 6 Nations Whitewash This post contains videos

A definitive ranking of the top 10 tries in this year’s 6 Nations

No. They’re not all from Super Saturday.

# france - Saturday 21 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A ‘supertide’ has turned this French monastery into an island Mother Nature

A ‘supertide’ has turned this French monastery into an island

It’s usually linked by a narrow causeway. Not today.

# france - Friday 20 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Bodies of five babies found at house in France Horror

Bodies of five babies found at house in France

Four of the bodies were in the freezer.

# france - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should models who are ‘too thin’ be banned from runways? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should models who are ‘too thin’ be banned from runways?

France is looking at bringing in new laws which could change Paris Fashion Week.

# france - Monday 16 March, 2015

From The42 Zlatan Ibrahimovic: France is a s**t country Outburst

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: France is a s**t country

The Swede was at the heart of another refereeing storm as PSG slumped to a shock defeat

# france - Saturday 14 March, 2015

From The42 Here’s Joe Schmidt in full flight kick-chasing his way to a try in ’89 Joe Show

Here’s Joe Schmidt in full flight kick-chasing his way to a try in ’89

The Manawatu flier left Jean-Baptiste Lafond in his dust.

# france - Thursday 12 March, 2015

From The42 Clermont flier Nakaitaci handed debut as PSA wields the axe for Italy clash Plus ça Change

Clermont flier Nakaitaci handed debut as PSA wields the axe for Italy clash

The head coach has made eight changes to the side which lost at home to Wales.

# france - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Australian ‘guru’ sentenced to 19-years in jail for raping sex ‘slaves’ Sean O'Neil

Australian ‘guru’ sentenced to 19-years in jail for raping sex ‘slaves’

Sean O’Neil, a 43-year-old computer programmer, was found guilty of multiple rape and of corrupting minors.

# france - Monday 2 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘I knew if I went back into that bedroom, I might not come out of it alive’ Niamh Cosgrave

‘I knew if I went back into that bedroom, I might not come out of it alive’

Niamh Cosgrave, Hepatitis C campaigner and former politician, has shared her story of a violent attack in her French home.

# france - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The mystery of the Paris night drones is deepening Paranoid Android

The mystery of the Paris night drones is deepening

Police are struggling to solve the mystery.

# france - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie French citizens told to get out of Yemen ‘as fast as possible’ Kidnapping

French citizens told to get out of Yemen ‘as fast as possible’

It follows the armed kidnapping of a woman this morning in the country’s capital.

From The42 Ireland v England clash could decide the Six Nations – Williams Title Showdown

Ireland v England clash could decide the Six Nations – Williams

Sunday’s clash in Dublin may well be decisive in the title race, according to former Wales international Rhys Williams.

# france - Sunday 22 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This French castle – a favourite with Rihanna – is on sale for €5 million Ultimate Property Porn

This French castle – a favourite with Rihanna – is on sale for €5 million

It was the set for a Rihanna music video.

From The42 Pape considering appealing suspension, says Saint-Andre Ban

Pape considering appealing suspension, says Saint-Andre

Pascal Pape is thinking about appealing his 10-week ban for kneeing Ireland’s Jamie Heaslip in the back.

# france - Thursday 19 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This ad for an extra-marital affairs website is too sexy for the French Sacre Coeur

This ad for an extra-marital affairs website is too sexy for the French

The website claims to be the first such site designed by women.

# france - Monday 16 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Former prostitutes drop case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn Orgies

Former prostitutes drop case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn

They had delivered dramatic testimony during the pimping trial of the former IMF boss.

# france - Sunday 15 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Baker who makes the best baguette in France is furious about being told he can’t work on Sundays Work Life Balance

Baker who makes the best baguette in France is furious about being told he can’t work on Sundays

He is obliged to shut his shop for at least one day a week – but he’s not happy about it.

From The42 3 players who stood out in Ireland U20s thrilling victory over France Prospects

3 players who stood out in Ireland U20s thrilling victory over France

Two products of the Exiles system did damage to the French, while Ireland’s out-half was exceptional.

# france - Saturday 14 February, 2015

From The42 6 talking points after Joe Schmidt’s Ireland see out victory over France Two From Two

6 talking points after Joe Schmidt’s Ireland see out victory over France

Kick chase, Sexton’s return, the frantic finale, restart, and a rare win over France.

From The42 Impressive out-half Ross Byrne thriving on Ireland U20s’ freedom to play

Impressive out-half Ross Byrne thriving on Ireland U20s’ freedom to play

The UCD playmaker was man of the match in yesterday’s win against France.

# france - Friday 13 February, 2015

From The42 IRFU release statement stressing Sexton’s fitness for France clash Key Man

IRFU release statement stressing Sexton’s fitness for France clash

There has been some debate around the Racing Métro man’s return after concussion issues in recent months.