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Dublin: -1 °C Monday 27 April, 2015


# attack - Friday 24 April, 2015

Three Indian police officers arrested for raping a model inside a police station

It is being reported locally today that the woman and her boyfriend also had €7,360 extorted from them.

# attack - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Masked men burst into house and attack occupant with baseball bats

Another man and woman were also in the house at the time but were not injured.

# attack - Monday 20 April, 2015

Teen (13) armed with knife and crossbow kills teacher in Spain

Four others were also injured in the incident.

# attack - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Natasha McShane making “remarkable” progress five years after vicious attack

Her attacker was sentenced to 90 years in prison.

# attack - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Pipe bomb found under car of Fiona Doyle

A cordon and road closures were put in place and a number of nearby houses were evacuated.

# attack - Monday 13 April, 2015

Woman released without charge after man fatally stabbed

A file will be prepared for the DPP.

# attack - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Boy (13) dies after losing limbs in horrific shark attack

It’s the seventh such attack since 2011 near the island.

# attack - Friday 10 April, 2015

Man beaten with baseball bats after gang storm his home

One arrest has been made.

NY banker had no injuries after alleged rape incident, court is told

His only injury was a scratch on his cuticle.

# attack - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

People are making sure victims of the Kenyan massacre are not forgotten

The names of the deceased and their stories are being shared on Twitter.

# attack - Monday 6 April, 2015

Woman punched in face and slashed with blade after refusing request for cigarette

Police are searching for four attackers.

# attack - Sunday 5 April, 2015

From The42 Fenerbahce’s team bus was shot at last night, leaving the driver wounded Attack

Fenerbahce’s team bus was shot at last night, leaving the driver wounded

Turkish club had just thrashed Rizespor 5-1 and were travelling to the airport to return to Istanbul.

# attack - Friday 3 April, 2015

Father of boy who was force-fed twigs asks attackers: ‘What’s the matter with you?’

The man said he was shocked to hear about the assault on his autistic son.

# attack - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Cork teens force autistic boy to expose himself and eat twigs

A video of the attack was posted on Facebook afterwards and local gardaí say they are aware of it.

# attack - Saturday 28 March, 2015

35-year-old man to appear in court over retail park stabbing

The injured man underwent surgery yesterday and is in stable condition.

Boko Haram militants shoot Nigerian voters dead at polling stations

Militant group Boko Haram followed through on a warning to disrupt the process.

# attack - Friday 20 March, 2015

Women told ‘don’t go to parks alone’ after teen is killed in broad daylight

The comments by a police officer have been criticised.

# attack - Thursday 19 March, 2015

9/11 victim identified nearly 14 years on from attack

Matthew David Yarnell was aged 26 when he died.

Pregnant woman stabbed and baby taken from her womb after answering internet ad

The woman had answered an ad on Craigslist claiming to be selling baby clothes.

# attack - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

No Irish hurt as Tunisia museum death toll rises to 19

Seventeen of the dead were foreign tourists.

# attack - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

From The42 ‘Alcoholic dumped us out of World Cup’ claims state-owned Zimbabwe paper Attack

‘Alcoholic dumped us out of World Cup’ claims state-owned Zimbabwe paper

It’s fair to say they haven’t taken defeat well.

# attack - Monday 9 March, 2015

Serving soldier charged with assault on Irish man in Liverpool

The 24-year-old victim remains in a critical condition.

Rape Crisis Centre website hacked by ‘Islamic State’

It is unclear if the group is connected to ISIS.

Killer sent tweets with maps and address before stabbing five elderly people

The alarm was raised by a 32-year-old woman who rang police to say her parents had been stabbed.

# attack - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Two prison officers injured at Midlands Prison

One officer needs 14 stitches.

Two men arrested in connection with assault on Irishman in Liverpool UK

Two men arrested in connection with assault on Irishman in Liverpool

It is believed the man is in a critical condition.

# attack - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Two Europeans among five killed, as gunman opens fire in Mali nightclub

“The killer came here because there were foreigners. He wanted to kill foreigners, that’s for sure,” a waiter at the club said.

# attack - Friday 6 March, 2015

Four police injured as car ploughs into crowd in Jerusalem

Police say the suspect has been shot.

# attack - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

CCTV footage shows 15-year-old being brutally stabbed in chest while cycling

The teenager was stabbed when cycling with his friends on Friday.

# attack - Friday 27 February, 2015

Man charged over machete attack on teenage girl in Cork

An 18-year-old was struck on the side of her head with a machete.

# attack - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Two members of Nicki Minaj’s tour crew stabbed, one fatally

Another tour crew member was also injured.

Spate of attacks on elderly who are being tied up, gagged and attacked in their own homes

Age Action says neighbours need to play a role in preventing attacks.

# attack - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Man in his 50s shot in Wicklow after opening door to gunmen

The man answered his door and was shot.

# attack - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Man in his 60s injured in knife attack in Dublin

Two males fled the scene in a car.

House petrol bombed after couple objected to planning permission for new shopping centre

They were in the house at the time of the attack but escaped without injury.

# attack - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Two soldiers injured in knife attack outside Jewish centre

Anti-terrorist prosecutors in Paris have taken charge of the investigation.

# attack - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Watch: Dashboard cam captures moment of deadly rocket attack in Ukraine Rebel Advance This post contains videos

Watch: Dashboard cam captures moment of deadly rocket attack in Ukraine

The attack is blamed on pro-Russian rebels and killed 30 people.

# attack - Saturday 24 January, 2015

# attack - Friday 23 January, 2015

Someone in Florida keeps slashing pelicans’ pouches so they starve

“They have a slow and agonising death until they starve to death.”

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