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# greece - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

From Business ETC Taoiseach rejects Greek-style Anglo promissory deal Promissory Note

Taoiseach rejects Greek-style Anglo promissory deal

But Kenny said the Government is seeking a new deal that is like “a replacement of a bank overdraft with a very long term mortgage”.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

From Business ETC Eurozone leaders reach a deal on Greek debt Finally

Eurozone leaders reach a deal on Greek debt

The agreement came after 13 hours of talks in Brussels.

# greece - Monday 26 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Eurozone finance ministers meet (yet again) to try to fix Greece Debt Mountain

Eurozone finance ministers meet (yet again) to try to fix Greece

This will be the third time in two weeks that finance ministers from across the EU will meet to deal with the the threat of bankruptcy for Greece.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

The nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# greece - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Trapattoni on Seamus Coleman: ‘He’s fantastic’

The Italian was also very impressed by Wes Hoolahan who earned his second international cap at Lansdowne Road.

5 things we learned from last night’s Ireland-Greece game

We assess some of the conclusions that can be derived from the 1-0 friendly loss.

Green shoots: Trap takes positives from promising Irish performance

It may be another defeat but the Italian reckons the young Irish stars showed what they can do against the Greeks.

# greece - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Player ratings: Ireland v Greece, International friendly

We rated the Ireland players out of ten. Let us know if you agree with our assessment.

As it happened: Ireland v Greece, international friendly

Please leave all your ‘group of debt’ jokes at the door.

Injury update: Westwood out, Forde in

The first choice goalkeeper misses out with a groin injury and has been replaced by his No.2 for tonight’s match with Greece.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Would you like to see more anti-austerity protests in Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you like to see more anti-austerity protests in Ireland?

The Greeks and Spanish are striking, the Germans and Portuguese are protesting but the Irish have, in the most part, been relatively quiet.

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Five stories worth reading before you begin your day… come get them.

From TheJournal.ie Flight disruption as anti-austerity protests taking place across Europe Day Of Action

Flight disruption as anti-austerity protests taking place across Europe

Flights, trains and transport links across Europe are expected to be impacted by anti-austerity protests taking place across the continent today.

Open thread: What would you like to see from Ireland v Greece?

Giovanni Trapattoni’s side play their final game of 2012 this evening.

The Professionals: Brady and Doyle preview Ireland v Greece

Robbie Brady and Kevin Doyle look ahead to the Ireland v Greece game on Wednesday.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Why hasn’t a far-right party like Golden Dawn emerged in Ireland? Opinion

Column: Why hasn’t a far-right party like Golden Dawn emerged in Ireland?

High unemployment and political disillusionment are often a breeding ground for the far right, writes Rory Costello. So why hasn’t one emerged?

# greece - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Trap names Clark in starting XI, Hoolahan on the bench

The Aston Villa defender will earn his third senior cap tomorrow night.

From TheJournal.ie Video: Greece left waiting for aid as EU and IMF disagree Greece

Video: Greece left waiting for aid as EU and IMF disagree

IMF chief Christine Lagarde visibly disagreed with Eurogroup chief Jean-Claude Juncker at a press confernece last night.

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Here are five sports stories worth reading before you start your day.

Ireland v Greece: Guide to the visiting team

A look at Ireland’s visitors at the Aviva Stadium on Wednesday night, Greece.

# greece - Monday 12 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Greece tops agenda for EU finance ministers in Brussels Greece

Greece tops agenda for EU finance ministers in Brussels

The Greek parliament agreed a tough cost cutting budget yesterday amid noisy protests in the capital.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning! Here’s nine things to know today.

# greece - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Keogh and Clifford earn late Ireland call-ups

The duo come in for Aiden McGeady and Keith Fahey, who have been ruled out of the Greece friendly.

# greece - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Greek protests erupt into violence ahead of austerity vote Debt Crisis

Greek protests erupt into violence ahead of austerity vote

More than 80,000 people took part in the anti-austerity protest in Athens ahead of a crucial parliamentary vote on new spending cuts.

# greece - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Greece strikes again, this time for 48-hours Athens

Greece strikes again, this time for 48-hours

The strike comes a day before parliament is to vote on a new raft of cuts needed to get international aid to avoid default.

# greece - Monday 5 November, 2012

Shane Long named in West Brom team, despite exclusion from Ireland squad

It’s an early return from injury for the Tipperary man.

From TheJournal.ie Greek parliament begins debate on latest €13.5bn austerity package Greece

Greek parliament begins debate on latest €13.5bn austerity package

Parliament will spend the entire week debating the 2013 Budget, which will introduce another €13.5 billion in budget cuts.

# greece - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Greek journalist sent for trial over leaked Swiss bank data Greece

Greek journalist sent for trial over leaked Swiss bank data

The list published in Hot Doc magazine included names of more than 2,000 Greeks including prominent businessmen, doctors, journalists and a former minister.

# greece - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Updated: Ireland’s Wilson suffers broken fibula

The defender will now miss the Irish team’s upcoming friendly against Greece.

From TheJournal.ie Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# greece - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Junior partners in Greek government set to veto latest Troika demands Greece

Junior partners in Greek government set to veto latest Troika demands

Left-leaning partners in the coalition are rejecting Troika demands to make it easier to sack workers.

# greece - Thursday 18 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Violence breaks out at Greek anti-austerity protest Greece

Violence breaks out at Greek anti-austerity protest

Tens of thousands of people took to the street during the country’s second general strike in a month with shops closed and public services slowing down for 24 hours.

Brothels rescue cash-strapped Greek football team

League organisers have banned the pink jerseys during games, saying the deal violates “the sporting ideal” and is inappropriate for underage fans.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie New searches for toddler who went missing on Greek island Ben Needham

New searches for toddler who went missing on Greek island

Ben Needham went missing at the age of 21 months in 1991 – now new searches are to begin near where he was last seen.

# greece - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should Ireland introduce a financial transaction tax? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland introduce a financial transaction tax?

Finance Minister Michael Noonan has rejected the introduction of a tax on financial market transactions but what do you think of the idea?

# greece - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Protests and arrests as Merkel arrives in Athens Greece

Protests and arrests as Merkel arrives in Athens

German Chancellor Angela Merkel spent five hours there and said that “much ground” required for recovery was covered by Greece.