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# death - Thursday 1 January, 1970


# death - Friday 11 September, 2015

‘My family and I have had many conversations about my impending death’ Think Ahead This post contains videos

# death - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Gangland figure dies in Portlaoise Prison while serving life for murder

Eugene Cullen was serving a life sentence for his involvement with the murder of Seamus O’Byrne.

# death - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

7-year-old boy shot dead during birthday party in North Carolina

The boy was among five killed in the city of Charlotte over the weekend.

# death - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Man executed for raping and killing teenage girl 26 years ago

His victim was just 15 years old when she was murdered.

# death - Monday 31 August, 2015

International concert pianist killed at her UK home

A 48-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

# death - Saturday 29 August, 2015

The mystery of Marsha Mehran: From Iran’s revolution to a lonely death on Mayo’s coast RIP

The mystery of Marsha Mehran: From Iran’s revolution to a lonely death on Mayo’s coast

The demise of a talented, beautiful young woman as she searched for a place to call home.

# death - Thursday 27 August, 2015

‘The finest young man’: Tributes paid to teen who died in tragic farming accident

Donal English-Hayden, aged 14, was killed when a tractor and trailer being driven by a local farmer collapsed and overturned into a ditch.

# death - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Young man found dead was last seen on city walls in early hours

Police believe Conall Kerrigan’s wallet may have been stolen.

# death - Monday 24 August, 2015

Can you identify this man who was found dead in Galway?

The man’s death is not thought to be suspicious.

# death - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Seven million women in one year treated for complications from unsafe abortions

Complications from unsafe abortions can lead to chronic disability.

# death - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Motorcyclist dies after colliding with a Jeep in Blessington

Another motorcyclist was injured in the incident.

# death - Monday 10 August, 2015

“I want to make sure that what happened to Alan will not happen to other young people”

Alan Drennan’s father says he hopes a law change will come from his son’s death.

# death - Saturday 8 August, 2015

Rider killed at Ulster Grand Prix

The man’s name will not be released until all his family have been notified.

# death - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Who will look after your Facebook when you die? RIP

Who will look after your Facebook when you die?

The new feature was rolled out last month. Have you filled it in yet?

# death - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Post mortems due on Louth couple in suspected murder suicide

The body of Marie Quigley was found an hour and a half after her husband died in a car crash on the M1.

# death - Monday 27 July, 2015

Daughter on mother’s cancer diagnosis: ‘The one certainty is the person you love is going to die.’

“I can’t get emotional, I can’t get angry because it’s not about me.”

# death - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Man dies after falling off tractor in County Kerry

The 57-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# death - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Ikea issues warning about chests that tipped over and killed toddlers

The company has received reports of 14 chests in the US tipping over.

# death - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Man dies in tragic accident at work yard in Galway

The man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene.

# death - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Northern Irish man dies hours after arriving in Ibiza for holiday with friends

Police in Spain are investigating the sudden death.

# death - Monday 20 July, 2015

Man sentenced to nine years over fatal one-punch attack on Galway man in Perth

The 23-year-old passed away after ten days in hospital.

# death - Saturday 18 July, 2015

F1 driver Jules Bianchi dies from injuries at last year’s Japanese Grand Prix crash RIP

F1 driver Jules Bianchi dies from injuries at last year’s Japanese Grand Prix crash

The French driver would have turned 26 next month.

Man jailed for stealing a woman’s handbag as she lay dying on a roadside

The woman had fallen from a bridge.

# death - Friday 17 July, 2015

Gardaí appeal for information over sudden death of Tory Johnston (17)

She died after having a seizure at a Donegal nightclub on Tuesday night.

‘Losing a spouse is soul-destroying, but you need to be prepared’ Grief This post contains videos

‘Losing a spouse is soul-destroying, but you need to be prepared’

“You never think it’s going to happen to you.”

# death - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Funeral of second Laois crash victim takes place

Angela Kelly and Martin Brophy were also killed in the incident.

# death - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Post-mortem due on 17-year-old girl who died after becoming ill at nightclub

A post-mortem is expected to take place tomorrow.

Nick Cave’s son has died after falling from a cliff

15-year-old Arthur Cave lost his life after falling from cliffs at Ovingdean Gap, Brighton.

# death - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Crash victims left injured in car for three days after it was reported to police

The man driving the car was pronounced dead at the scene when emergency services eventually got to him.

# death - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Terminally ill welfare claimants are being asked when they think they’re going to die

The claims have been made by English Labour MP Frank Field.

# death - Sunday 5 July, 2015

“A lot of people said this film would never get made”

“A lot of people said ‘Why do you want to make a film about a junkie?’” said the director, Asif Kapadia. “That’s exactly why I needed to make the film.”

# death - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Missing American tourist found safe and well in Australia after five years

The man was found alive by police who were investigating a burglary.

# death - Thursday 25 June, 2015

‘When a heart is broken it never heals’: Widow tells of pain as Irish Ferries fined over death

Irish Ferries was fined €125,000 in court today.

# death - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Jury to continue its deliberations in Cavan shaken baby case

Sandra Higgins has pleaded not guilty to causing serious harm to a young baby.

# death - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Three-week-old baby dies after being bitten by terrier dog

The dog has been removed from the house and is likely to be destroyed.

Should workers get paid bereavement leave? Grief This post contains a poll

Should workers get paid bereavement leave?

There is no legal entitlement to it at present.

# death - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

An escaped tiger in Tbilisi has been shot after killing a man

The tiger had evaded capture for four days after its zoo was ravaged by devastating floods at the weekend.

# death - Monday 15 June, 2015

Death is a constant companion through life. So why are we afraid of discussing it?

Death is the one constant which unites us all.

# death - Friday 12 June, 2015

Gsoc investigating after homeless man found dead in Tipperary

Gardaí had earlier given him a lift into Nenagh.