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# collapse - Monday 30 April, 2018

Carillion construction fallout: Wexford principal fearful new school may not be able to open in time

As the end of the term approaches, Loreto’s board of management and principal are getting increasingly worried.

# collapse - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Meeting held before Florida bridge collapsed deemed cracks 'not a safety issue'

Investigators are attempting to determine if the cracks led to the collapse.

# collapse - Monday 12 March, 2018

Country star Tim McGraw collapses during Dublin gig

His wife Faith Hill said he was “super dehydrated”.

# collapse - Sunday 4 March, 2018

At least four dead after apartment complex collapses in Poznan

A gas explosion possibly caused the explosion.

# collapse - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

'Livelihoods on the line': Irish contractors affected by Carillion collapse fear they won't be paid

The future of a number of schools was cast into doubt after the company went into liquidation.

# collapse - Monday 29 January, 2018

UK watchdog to investigate KPMG audits of collapsed building firm

Carillion went bust earlier this month.

# collapse - Monday 15 January, 2018

Minister 'confident' school building projects not in jeopardy after construction firm collapse

The Department of Education said school buildings in question are approximately 90% complete.

# collapse - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

River searched for 16 missing people after Peruvian bridge collapses into valley

At least 30 people were on the bridge when it collapsed during torrential rains yesterday.

# collapse - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Max Clifford has died after suffering heart attack in prison

The 74-year-old suffered a cardiac arrest after collapsing in prison.

# collapse - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Forty people injured after nightclub floor collapses in popular Tenerife holiday resort

Several people suffered broken bones and bruises.

# collapse - Thursday 25 May, 2017

The DPP wants to see corporate watchdog's transcripts of Sean Fitzpatrick trial

The ODCE has come in for criticism after the collapse of the trial.

# collapse - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Childminder retrial collapses after juror researches it on the internet

The Director of Public Prosecutions will now consider whether to go for a third trial.

# collapse - Thursday 9 March, 2017

"Heartbreaking": Malta's iconic Azure Window arch has collapsed after a storm

You might have seen the arch in Game of Thrones.

# collapse - Monday 16 January, 2017

Snap election for Northern Ireland to be held on 2 March

Secretary of State James Brokenshire confirmed the Assembly will be dissolved on 26 January.

Gerry Adams says Stormont collapse is not a threat to the peace process

Adams said he does not think the Taoiseach has “good instincts” when it comes to dealing with these issues.

The deadline has passed and Northern Ireland is heading for a snap election

Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire will have no choice but name a date for elections later today.

# collapse - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Doomsday in Dublin: The impending apocalypse and what we can do to stop it

The Dublin Science Gallery’s “Collapse” exhibition will ask us some important questions in late-2017.

# collapse - Thursday 24 November, 2016

A China power plant has collapsed, with local media reporting 67 people dead

Construction of the power station had only begun last July, and had been expected to be completed in early 2018.

# collapse - Saturday 19 November, 2016

From The42 Groves 'deeply concerned' for hospitalised Gutknecht Concern

Groves 'deeply concerned' for hospitalised Gutknecht

Eduard Gutknecht reportedly collapsed in his changing room after failing to take George Groves’ title off him.

# collapse - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Setanta Insurance customers are still waiting to be paid up to €90 million

The Maltese-based firm was wound up in April 2014.

# collapse - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Singer Meat Loaf "recovering well" after collapsing on stage

He has cancelled a concert that was scheduled to take place today.

# collapse - Friday 17 June, 2016

Singer Meat Loaf taken to hospital after collapsing on stage

The Canadian Press reports he was taken to a hospital in unknown condition last night.

# collapse - Thursday 16 June, 2016

'Extremely lucky' no one seriously injured in Temple Bar partial roof collapse

A Dublin City Council investigation is now underway into the incident last night.

# collapse - Monday 9 May, 2016

Major traffic disruption in Galway after collapse of road drain in city centre

Three streets have been closed in the city following the collapse.

# collapse - Friday 1 April, 2016

No more survivors in flyover collapse that killed at least 25 people

Five construction company employees have been arrested.

# collapse - Thursday 31 March, 2016

At least 20 dead as bridge collapses on crowds in India

Army troops joined efforts to rescue those trapped inside vehicles that lay under massive concrete blocks and metal debris.

# collapse - Monday 15 February, 2016

Murder investigation after death in refugee centre brawl

This comes less than a month after a 22-year-old female employee of a refugee centre was stabbed to death by an asylum seeker.

# collapse - Friday 5 February, 2016

WATCH: Enormous crane collapses onto a Manhattan street

The crane collapsed in the Tribeca area of lower Manhattan island. At least one person is reported to have died.

# collapse - Friday 29 January, 2016

Miners trapped underground since Christmas Day rescued alive

They were among 29 trapped in the Chinese mine.

# collapse - Monday 9 November, 2015

Restaurant car park opens up to swallow 12 cars

There were no reports of any injuries.

# collapse - Friday 11 September, 2015

The last remaining 9/11 rescue dog just celebrated her 16th birthday in style

Bretagne the golden retriever was a key figure of the search through the rubble in the aftermath of the World Trade Centre collapse.

# collapse - Monday 31 August, 2015

From The42 John Daly back on the course a day after falling unconscious on 18th tee Health Scare

John Daly back on the course a day after falling unconscious on 18th tee

“I was having a great time and then suddenly… boom! I’m falling down.”

# collapse - Thursday 20 August, 2015

From The42 Fabregas' girlfriend and 6 others being blamed for the collapse of Pedro's transfer to United Fallout

Fabregas' girlfriend and 6 others being blamed for the collapse of Pedro's transfer to United

The Spanish star had originally been expected to complete a move to Old Trafford.

# collapse - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Collapsed balcony that killed six was 'meant for decoration' claims former city official

The mayor of the city said the wood supporting the balcony was likely rotted.

# collapse - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Berkeley Mayor says fatal balcony collapse was 'more than likely' caused by water damage

Investigators believe the wood was not sealed properly at the time of construction.

# collapse - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Stage collapses under students just as singer hits 'Don't Stop Believing' high note Journey This post contains videos

Stage collapses under students just as singer hits 'Don't Stop Believing' high note

16 students sustained minor injuries in the fall.

# collapse - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

One year since collapse, Setanta Insurance customers "haven't seen a cent"

Over 1,700 people are out of pocket.

# collapse - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

New York building partially collapses on Manhattan’s west side

One person is reported to be injured.

# collapse - Thursday 8 January, 2015

A twenty-five metre wind turbine blade has fallen to the ground

The incident occurred at the Tursliagh wind farm near Tralee, Co Kerry.

# collapse - Monday 1 September, 2014

Child (8) killed in explosion at Paris building as death toll rises to six people

The four-storey building is now the site of a search-and-rescue operation.

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