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Dublin: 14 °C Thursday 30 June, 2016


# attack - Monday 27 June, 2016

Hyena locks its jaws onto teenage boy's face in South Africa park

The animal was likely looking for food.

# attack - Sunday 26 June, 2016

Appeal for witnesses after unconscious man found near Dublin pub

The man, who is in his late 30s, had serious head injuries

# attack - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Garda awarded €17.5k after being “viciously” attacked by prisoner

The prisoner, a drug abuser, has since died.

# attack - Monday 20 June, 2016

Woman attacked by bear while running New Mexico marathon

Officials want to euthanise the bear.

Man in hospital after being shot in Dublin

It is not known if the shooting is linked to the ongoing Hutch-Kinahan feud.

# attack - Thursday 16 June, 2016

From The42 Analysis: Australia's 1-3-3-1 shape looking to drag England series back Tactics

Analysis: Australia's 1-3-3-1 shape looking to drag England series back

Michael Cheika’s side are extremely difficult to defend against.

# attack - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Islamist guerillas behead hostage in the Philippines

The Abu Sayyaf, a small group of Islamic militants, killed the man.

Four people killed in bear attacks in northern Japan

The victims were aged 65 to 79 and had been foraging for edible wild plants.

# attack - Monday 13 June, 2016

# attack - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Man in his 20s arrested over Tallaght shooting

It is the third arrest in connection with the killing.

Two more Turkish police officers killed in another car bombing

Images carried by Turkish media showed a massive plume of black smoke rising from the rubble of the severely damaged police station.

# attack - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

At least 11 killed after Istanbul car bomb

Reports said the explosion took place close to the Vezneciler metro station.

# attack - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Body of woman found after suspected shark attack

It comes just two days after a surfer died after being attacked by a shark last week.

# attack - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Man due in court after serious attack on four children

The children were found in a serious condition after having been attacked.

# attack - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Petrol bomb thrown at police attending car crash

“A police officer should never come under attack while simply doing their job.”

# attack - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Police launch investigation after attempted arson attack on church

Police launch investigation after attempted arson attack on church

The incident happened between 11pm and 11.30pm yesterday evening.

# attack - Monday 16 May, 2016

Woman goes to hospital with shark attached to her arm after being bitten at Florida beach

Witnesses said people were bothering the shark.

Utah father and son arrested after five women lured into house and tied up in basement

It is believed both men had been using methamphetamine heavily.

# attack - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Hezbollah top commander killed in Syria by "Islamist extremists"

Mustafa Badreddine, who was on a US terror sanctions blacklist and wanted by Israel, was killed in a blast on Thursday night.

# attack - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Police in London appeal after woman in her 70s is beaten and raped at home

The victim has described the suspect as a white man, who was about 5ft 8ins tall, with short brown hair.

Garda stabbed while making an arrest awarded €1.1 million in damages

It is believed to be a record award.

Why is Britain worried about a terrorist attack from the North?

The British government has said that there is a “strong possibility” of a terrorist attack from a dissident republican group.

# attack - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Man found on the road after being stabbed in the stomach

He remains in a critical condition.

# attack - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Another care home failure, an assault on an Afghan family and three injured firefighters…

'They said next time they'll kill us': Thugs attack Afghan family in Dublin

The men are reported to have told the family: “Go back to your own country”.

# attack - Friday 6 May, 2016

Teen (16) charged over serious assault in Dublin

He was arrested yesterday morning.

# attack - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Eight life sentences for convicted paedophile who raped his girlfriend and her mother

The man cannot be named to protect the women’s identities.

# attack - Monday 2 May, 2016

Windscreen of police car smashed with officers inside

Police are appealing for help in identifying the man.

# attack - Sunday 1 May, 2016

Man attacked with hammer as he left graveyard

The attack happened in Belfast city on Thursday.

# attack - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Snapshot of an Irish prison: Officers being slashed and having human excrement thrown at them

The POA says the Prison Service is trying to play down the number of assaults that are taking place on staff.

# attack - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

American surfer mauled by 6ft shark

While shark attacks are generally rare in the area, there have been several such incidents in recent years.

# attack - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Social welfare office workers suffer punches and have chairs thrown at them

A union representing workers in Intreo offices said these employees need greater protection.

# attack - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Two arrested after Dart station attack on young man

The attack was caught on CCTV.

# attack - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Irishman convicted of violent attack wanted after going on the run in Australia

David Mulligan, a 33-year-old personal trainer, was captured on CCTV attacking Karl Nissen in a Sydney suburb.

From The42 Analysis: Munster's worrying malaise affecting all aspects of their play Downfall

Analysis: Munster's worrying malaise affecting all aspects of their play

Anthony Foley’s men are in a hugely concerning position with two Pro12 games left.

# attack - Saturday 16 April, 2016

81-year-old woman threatened at gunpoint by masked raiders

Three generations of women from one family were threatened at gunpoint during the robbery.

# attack - Monday 11 April, 2016

Suicide bombers blow themselves up outside police station

The identity of the bombers who attacked the station was not immediately clear.

Armed robbery at children's play centre leaves staff member injured

The incident happened in south Dublin at around 6pm yesterday evening.

# attack - Friday 8 April, 2016

Outrage after video shows passers-by watching man beating woman in hotel

The victim is accosted by an apparently drunken man while other guests and even hotel staff walk blithely past.

# attack - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

UK police hunt Irish rugby fans after assault on train passenger

Officers believe the men attended the England v Ireland rugby match at Twickenham before the attack.

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