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#Controversy

From The42 'It's the equivalent of racism and sexism' - Kevin Kilbane hits out at David Haye for 'retards' slur Controversy This post contains videos

'It's the equivalent of racism and sexism' - Kevin Kilbane hits out at David Haye for 'retards' slur

The ex-Ireland international criticised the boxing star for calling fans the derogatory term.

From TheJournal.ie Right-wing commentator Milo resigns from Breitbart over 'child abuse' comments Controversy

Right-wing commentator Milo resigns from Breitbart over 'child abuse' comments

He had earlier been dropped from a major Conservative conference.

From TheJournal.ie Right-wing commentator Milo Yiannopoulos at centre of storm over 'child abuse' comments Controversy

Right-wing commentator Milo Yiannopoulos at centre of storm over 'child abuse' comments

He was dropped from the Conservative Political Action Conference, where President Donald Trump is due to speak.

From The42 Brazilian player leaves pitch in tears after racial abuse Controversy This post contains videos

Brazilian player leaves pitch in tears after racial abuse

Everton Luiz suffered abuse during the match in Serbia and grew emotional after confronting Rad supporters.

From TheJournal.ie Disney cuts ties with YouTube star PewDiePie over anti-Semitic videos Controversy

Disney cuts ties with YouTube star PewDiePie over anti-Semitic videos

Maker Studios said that it has severed ties with PewDiePie over a number of videos he posted.

From The42 Longford anger as their one-point defeat to Louth was blown up a minute early Wrap

Longford anger as their one-point defeat to Louth was blown up a minute early

We take you through all the games in Division 3 and 4.

From TheJournal.ie David Beckham emails exposed by hackers who 'demanded £1m' Controversy

David Beckham emails exposed by hackers who 'demanded £1m'

Beckham’s spokesperson said that the emails had been hacked and doctored.

From TheJournal.ie At least four dead as truck crashes into Israeli soldiers in Jerusalem Truck Crash

At least four dead as truck crashes into Israeli soldiers in Jerusalem

Meanwhile, the Israeli embassy in London apologised after one of its staff threatened to “take down” a British government minister.

From The42 Racing 92 launch legal proceedings against Goosen over 'blatant fraud' Controversy

Racing 92 launch legal proceedings against Goosen over 'blatant fraud'

The Springbok has left the Parisian club despite having signed a four-year contract last season.

From The42 Fiona Doyle: To know that you're being beaten by drug cheats is heartbreaking Looking Back

Fiona Doyle: To know that you're being beaten by drug cheats is heartbreaking

The Irish swimmer reflects on an eventful 12 months in which she finally fulfilled her childhood dream of competing at the Olympics.

From The42 French league match abandoned after goalkeeper hurt by firecracker Controversy This post contains videos

French league match abandoned after goalkeeper hurt by firecracker

The Portugal international was hospitalised by a flare thrown onto the pitch on Saturday.

From The42 Cathal McCarron was grilled in a tense interview on Off the Ball tonight Controversy

Cathal McCarron was grilled in a tense interview on Off the Ball tonight

The Tyrone Gaelic footballer was asked about his relationship with an underage girl he met on Tinder.

From The42 'Anarchy does not work in any team' - Mercedes consider Hamilton action Controversy

'Anarchy does not work in any team' - Mercedes consider Hamilton action

Lewis Hamilton could face action from Toto Wolff after ignoring team orders during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

From The42 Ron Atkinson on the Desailly controversy, Paul McGrath and his best-ever signings Interview This post contains videos

Ron Atkinson on the Desailly controversy, Paul McGrath and his best-ever signings

The former Manchester United manager chats to The42 about an eventful career in football.

From The42 Fourth English former player alleges sex abuse Controversy

Fourth English former player alleges sex abuse

Former England and Manchester City star David White is the latest footballer to speak out.

From TheJournal.ie Despite pre-show deluge, only 20 'formal' complaints to RTÉ about Katie Hopkins Late Late

Despite pre-show deluge, only 20 'formal' complaints to RTÉ about Katie Hopkins

RTÉ received 1,664 emails criticising her planned appearance on the show before it aired.

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds of thousands protest against president in South Korea capital Scandal

Hundreds of thousands protest against president in South Korea capital

The demonstration may be South Korea’s largest protest since it shook off dictatorship three decades ago.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ received over 1,300 complaints before Katie Hopkins' appearance on the Late Late Show Controversy

RTÉ received over 1,300 complaints before Katie Hopkins' appearance on the Late Late Show

The complaints were before the controversial personality even appeared on the show

From The42 Graham leads Seahawks to controversial win over Bills Controversy

Graham leads Seahawks to controversial win over Bills

Suspect officiating took centre stage as the Seattle Seahawks edged the Buffalo Bills in the NFL.

From The42 England plan to wear poppies for Scotland clash despite Fifa ban Controversy

England plan to wear poppies for Scotland clash despite Fifa ban

FA chairman Greg Clarke insists the players will be marking Remembrance Day but world football’s governing body is standing firm.

From The42 Luis Enrique, Valencia condemn missile throwing after Barcelona winner Controversy

Luis Enrique, Valencia condemn missile throwing after Barcelona winner

Neymar was hit by a bottle thrown by fans, prompting stern words from the Spanish club.

From The42 'I have never doped so to be there at all was shocking to me' Controversy

'I have never doped so to be there at all was shocking to me'

Irish athlete Steven Colvert continues to claim he is innocent despite a positive EPO test in 2014.

From TheJournal.ie Indonesia parliament passes chemical castration laws for convicted paedophiles Indonesia

Indonesia parliament passes chemical castration laws for convicted paedophiles

The controversial laws were the subject of fierce debate, with two opposition parties voting against the measures.

From The42 Lewis Hamilton refuses to answer reporters' questions after Snapchat saga Controversy

Lewis Hamilton refuses to answer reporters' questions after Snapchat saga

He said: “I don’t plan on sitting here many more times” after the reaction to his antics.

From The42 Zorya CEO hits out at 'dirty and drunk' Manchester in homophobic rant Controversy

Zorya CEO hits out at 'dirty and drunk' Manchester in homophobic rant

The Ukrainian side came up against one of the most prestigious sides in world football, but the club’s chief was left far from impressed by the city.

From The42 Michael Conlan and Steven Donnelly sanctioned for betting on Olympic boxing events Controversy

Michael Conlan and Steven Donnelly sanctioned for betting on Olympic boxing events

Donnelly bet on himself to lose his last 16 bout but ended up winning.

From The42 New Zealand rugby rocked by off-the-field scandals Controversy

New Zealand rugby rocked by off-the-field scandals

The knives are out for NZR chief Steve Tew.

From The42 James McCarthy's All-Ireland final ended after 25 minutes for this black-card incident Controversy

James McCarthy's All-Ireland final ended after 25 minutes for this black-card incident

Dublin lead by 2-4 to 0-5 at the interval after an incredible first-half of football.

From The42 'How can the FAI have jurisdiction in Serbia?' Fan quizzed over anti-Delaney flag Controversy

'How can the FAI have jurisdiction in Serbia?' Fan quizzed over anti-Delaney flag

Zeno Kelly said was he stopped by an FAI official outside Monday’s qualifier in Belgrade.

From The42 Kerry supporters appear to throw objects at referee following controversial finish at Croke Park Controversy

Kerry supporters appear to throw objects at referee following controversial finish at Croke Park

David Gough was the man in the middle as All-Ireland champions Dublin beat Kerry by 0-22 to 2-14 in a classic semi-final earlier this afternoon.

From The42 NFL star refuses to stand for US anthem in protest against 'a country that oppresses black people' Controversy

NFL star refuses to stand for US anthem in protest against 'a country that oppresses black people'

‘There are bodies everywhere’, said 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick.

From TheJournal.ie Burkini inventor says there's a high demand from fair-skinned Irish women Burkini Ban

Burkini inventor says there's a high demand from fair-skinned Irish women

Aheda Zanetti hit out at French officials over the recent ban on the swimwear.

From TheJournal.ie Philippines president says threat to pull country out of UN was just a 'joke' Drug Dealers

Philippines president says threat to pull country out of UN was just a 'joke'

Rodrigo Duterte also attempted some light wordplay on genocide while talking to reporters.

From TheJournal.ie Pat Hickey being held in one of Brazil's most notorious prisons Controversy

Pat Hickey being held in one of Brazil's most notorious prisons

The Olympic Council of Ireland will meet this weekend for the first time to discuss Rio ticket scandal

From The42 Bugging claim overshadows All Blacks clash with Australia as police investigate Controversy

Bugging claim overshadows All Blacks clash with Australia as police investigate

A device was found just hours before the teams clashed in the Blediscoe Cup.

From TheJournal.ie Ticketing scandal: THG and Pro10 back calls for independent probe Controversy

Ticketing scandal: THG and Pro10 back calls for independent probe

Meanwhile, Pat Hickey has been denied bail in Rio.

From TheJournal.ie OCI wouldn't be first to try and put me back in my box, says Ross Back From Rio

OCI wouldn't be first to try and put me back in my box, says Ross

Pat Hickey has stood down from his role as OCI chief temporarily in the wake of his arrest in Rio.

From The42 Insult to injury: Russian who 'beat' Conlan unlikely to fight in Olympic semi Controversy

Insult to injury: Russian who 'beat' Conlan unlikely to fight in Olympic semi

Vladimir Nikitin may be too injured to fight, it emerged this evening.

From TheJournal.ie What happened when? A timeline of Ireland's Olympic ticketing scandal Controversy

What happened when? A timeline of Ireland's Olympic ticketing scandal

Here’s how the week has played out.

From The42 5 things to know about Irish Olympic tickets controversy Trouble

5 things to know about Irish Olympic tickets controversy

Pat Hickey has been arrested in connection with the scandal in Rio today.