LNH Round 4 PSG wins Istres with the first point

aixcessoncreteilDunkerqueistresnimesPSGselestattremblay PSG Handball continues with performing better after a weak start. This time in a high-scoring game against Nimes, PSG Handball managed to win 35:30, and equal with the table leaders on level points with Montpellier and Nantes. Istres finally

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ASOBAL FC Barcelona Lassa put La Rioja 10 goals behind

PHOTO: RK PPD Zagreb ASOBALFC Barcelona LassaLa Rioja handball FC Barcelona Lassa extended winning run at ASOBAL by beating Logrono La Rioja 37:27. Team led by Xavi Pascual had no trouble to put behind another team from TOP 5 of the Spanish handball.Dika Mem was the TOP scorer with seven goals.37

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Mens EHF EURO 2020 Qual Nine teams at 100 – Greece and

← Previous Story Historic win for Greece Next Story → Quintana is Portuguese hero – First big event since 2006? Nine teams are on 100% after two rounds of matches at EHF EURO 2020 qualifications.The biggest surprises happened in Greece, but also Israel, where home team beat Poland 25:24.Here

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New drug could fight psychotic symptoms of Parkinsons

A BREAKTHROUGH NEW drug could alleviate psychotic symptoms for over 5 million Parkinson’s sufferers worldwide.Pimavanserin, a new drug, may offer the first safe and effective treatment for these psychotic symptoms, according to a new trial published in The Lancet.Pimavanserin works by blocking

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Japan ends 12yearban and reopens its market to Irish beef

THE TAOISEACH HAS welcomed Japan’s decision to reopen its market to Irish beef.Irish farmers will now be able to send their produce to the island nation for the first time since 2001.The announcement was made during Enda Kenny’s trade mission to the Pacific Ocean country. He is being

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The nonessential but interesting scientific discoveries of 2013

(Image: Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland)It might be easy to blame your bad mood on the weather but new research this year revealed that the time of year and weather conditions do not influence depressive symptoms. Authors said that while we may not have as much fun and be less active in winter, that is

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Coast Guard helicopters stand down mission due to severe weather

THE IRISH COAST Guard had to stand down a mission last night that was to assist a man on a Spanish fishing vessel who was suffering chest pains off  the west coast of Ireland.The Coast Guard was first tasked just after 8.30pm last night and the Sligo helicopter was sent, with another helicopter

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Parties set to choose Meath East byelection candidates

BOTH FIANNA FÁIL and Sinn Féin will this evening hold official selection conventions for the forthcoming Meath East by-election. The vacancy in the constituency arose following the death of Fine Gael TD Shane McEntee in December.A by-election must be held within six months of a position becoming

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Looks like winters not ready to leave just yet

Pic: Met ÉireannDON’T HIDE AWAY that umbrella just yet, as it looks like winter is still clinging on to the weather for another little while.We can expect some showers today, but also bright or sunny spells, with temperatures of 10 – 12 degrees. That’s the good news.Rest of the weekHowever,

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Compensation claims against the HSE rocket to €85 million in one year

PAYOUTS FOR PERSONAL injury and property damage claims against the HSE doubled last year, new figures reveal.Damages paid out by the State Claims Agency (SCA) in 2013 increased by more 55 per cent compared to 2012Responding to a parliamentary question, the Minister for Health outlined that more

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Terminally ill zookeeper pays last visit to his animals

Source: FacebookTake trips: Source: Facebook Source: FacebookAnd visit some old friends: Source: Facebookvia Metro.co.uk Meet the unluckiest farmer in the world>Here’s why everyone is sharing this video of a young Bradley Cooper> A DUTCH ZOOKEEPER has paid a final visit to the

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Update Dzhokhar Tsarnaev charged in hospital bed faces death penalty

Updated 19:45THE 19-YEAR-OLD man suspected of carrying out the Boston Marathon bomb attacks will not be treated as an “enemy combatant” by the US, the White House revealed today as he was arraigned in his hospital bed.According to the US Department of Justice, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been

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VIDEO What does Joan Burton think has been Labours biggest mistake in

Joan Burton speaking to TheJournal.ie at our offices in Dublin today. Source: Paul Hosford/TheJournal.ie“The whole issue around the controversy surrounding say for instance Alan Shatter and the controversies surrounding James Reilly,” she said. “They would have been the two that

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The VogDUO Charger Cuts Down on Vampire Power

It’s well known that if you leave your charging cables stuck in the wall or your phone connected to a charger even after it’s finished recharging the battery, you’re still drawing power from your socket. Even chargers not connected to anything still draw power, and by doing so bump up your

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Survey says 3D holographic FaceTime and airpowered batteries by 2015

Around Christmastime every year, IBM rolls around computer labs around the country, surveying 3,000 researchers to ask them what big technological advance will be de rigeur in the future. It’s hardly a scientific bit of soothsaying, and tech researchers are as prone to becoming enamored with

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Geekcom Holiday Gaming Guide Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of our Holiday Game Guide! This isn’t a recommendation list or “Best of,” it’s just a list of some games we’ve been playing and a few thoughts on each, because, let’s face it, too many games come out this time of year. So if you need a hand sorting through all those

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Moog OMG1 Synthesizer crams in a Mac Mini 2 iPads and a

“Moog” sounds more like the noises I make before my first cup of coffee than a human being’s name, but if you’re into musical instruments, you’re probably familiar with Bob Moog, the inventor of the Moog synthesizer and an American pioneer of electronic music. The Moog Foundation has

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Nanocade lets your netbook become a mini MAME arcade cabinet

If you’re anything like me, then you don’t just have a single PC in the house. I have a netbook and a couple of small nettops too. Eventually they get replaced with new, faster machines and the old ones either get given to friends and relatives or the parts reused or sold.But now I have

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Yahoo Selling Delicious Report

The future of Yahoo? It may well not include social bookmarking site Delicious. The once mighty search company is reportedly the final stages of a deal that would sell off Delicious for between $1 and $2 million.No word on who such a buyer might be, though it’s reportedly a “strategic

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IBM brings home crown for most US patents for 20th year in

Back in 2002 IBM was awarded 3288 patents, making it company that had the most patents that year, and for the tenth year in a row. Fast forward to 2012, and IBM still reigns supreme, being granted 6478 patents over the course of the last year. The 2012 win makes for the  20th straight year that

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