# europe - Yesterday’s News
The tunnel in Istanbul was first suggested by an Ottoman sultan in 1860.
# europe - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
Creighton could be a better fit for the role of a European Commissioner, while Hogan looks likely to receive a small portfolio.
# europe - Sunday 13 July, 2014
Under the Obama administration the NSA has continued to grow and Libya has slipped into chaos, meanwhile relations with Russia are reaching crisis point.
# europe - Sunday 6 July, 2014
A new report says that Ireland is one of only two countries where there is no minimum level of formal qualification for working with younger children.
And they’re just about right on your doorstep.
# europe - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
LOI teams haven’t been focused on the Champions League and Europa League and that needs to be addressed this season.
The Public Expenditure Minister was asked whether the outgoing Labour leader would make a good Commissioner on his way into Cabinet this morning…
# europe - Sunday 29 June, 2014
He said Ireland would be looking for a significant portfolio in Europe.
# europe - Wednesday 25 June, 2014
More than 8 million citizens carried a card in 2013 compared to the previous year.
# europe - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
The FF leader said he had first learned of Crowley’s decision in a phone-call on Sunday night, and that it had been a surprise.
They’re Brian Crowley’s new European bedfellows, but what do they stand for?
# europe - Sunday 22 June, 2014
The narcotics were discovered in Greece.
The Taoiseach said he expects Jean-Claude Juncker to become the next president of the European Commission, but David Cameron is trying to block this from happening.
# europe - Friday 20 June, 2014
The billionaire is doing community service for a separate conviction.
Overall, Ireland is the fifth most expensive economy in Europe, new stats from Eurostat show.
# europe - Thursday 19 June, 2014
It is anticipated that the vaccine will be available in mid to late July but it will continue to be offered to newborns and those at greatest risk.
No prizes for guessing who’s towards the top…
# europe - Thursday 12 June, 2014
The Dubliner is making sure not to over-think his potential captain’s picks before the qualification is finalised.
# europe - Sunday 8 June, 2014
“We used to receive anonymous anti-Semitic letters. Now people sometimes send them with their name and address.”
# europe - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
Oxfam is calling on G7 leaders who are meting tomorrow to reassess Europe’s energy strategy to move towards more sustainable and affordable fuels.
# europe - Sunday 1 June, 2014
The junior minister’s departure creates a vacancy in his Dublin South-West Dáil constituency.
# europe - Thursday 29 May, 2014
It’s one of a number of details conatined in EU-wide research on digital habits.
# europe - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
A Europe-wide study founf that Ireland, relative to other countries, has a small number of drug seizures each year – between one and ten thousand a year.
In Ireland campaigners want the government to introduce clear, transparent and accessible determination procedures to allow the swift identification of stateless persons.
# europe - Tuesday 27 May, 2014
The European Drug report also finds that over a quarter of the general population has tried cannabis.
The European leaders will discuss the impact of the election results as well as the Ukraine crisis.
# europe - Monday 26 May, 2014
Stung by the rise of parties on the right, the French President said the EU had become “incomprehensible” to voters.
Nigel Farage spoke of a “political earthquake” – and here’s how the other EU results are shaping up.
# europe - Saturday 24 May, 2014
The Premiership side were deserved winners against Stade Français in a two-legged play-off tie.
# europe - Tuesday 20 May, 2014
‘I’m done dealing with the monkey, I want to deal with the organ grinder’ – Ming on his European bid, being a mosquito and drugs
He’s a thorn in the side of the government, so why does Ming Flanagan want to go to Brussels?
# europe - Saturday 17 May, 2014
The Sunday Times/Behaviour & Analysis poll also looked at the general election, with Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil down, and Sinn Féin up since 2007.
# europe - Friday 16 May, 2014
The debate was the first of its kind to include all five parties in the running for the highest executive position in the EU.
# europe - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
Thousands of protesters clashed with police in Ankara and Istanbul.
Benfica will be hoping to end a 52-year curse when they face Sevilla in Turin later.
# europe - Monday 12 May, 2014
The Foreign Affairs Council are meeting today where the Ukraine crisis is the main topic on the agenda.
Complete results are expected later today.
# europe - Sunday 11 May, 2014
A poll in the UK showed only one in ten voters can name their MEP… Will you be casting a ballot on Friday week?
# europe - Saturday 10 May, 2014
We thought we had the makings of a Eurovision winner – but what are we doing wrong?