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# death - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Crew member on world's largest cruise ship dies during safety drill

Another two men are in a critical condition.

# death - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Gardaí renew appeal for witnesses to death of cyclist in Dublin city

The female cyclist in her 30s died yesterday after she was hit by a truck on Seville Place.

# death - Sunday 4 September, 2016

British mother arrested in France over baby's death

The woman, her husband and their two young children were on holidays in the southwest of France.

# death - Saturday 3 September, 2016

Man accused of withholding information 'could have prevented murder of young man'

Jason Doogue was shot while sitting on a wall in Athy in August 2015.

# death - Friday 26 August, 2016

13-year-old Dublin boy dies in accident at Derry motorcycle track

It is not yet certain what happened to the boy.

# death - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Pokémon Go-related car accident kills woman in Japan

The driver was playing the game when he hit and killed one woman and injured another.

# death - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

There's been a huge jump in inheritance tax takings - and nieces and nephews are hit the most

In 2015 the largest category – which includes nieces and nephews – amounted in 33% of inheritance cases.

# death - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Man dies in road traffic crash in County Tyrone

The incident happened around 8.30pm last night.

# death - Saturday 20 August, 2016

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'Death comes to us all': This new play wants people to talk about their grief

Vickey Curtis lost three important women in her life: her mother, friend and granny.

# death - Friday 19 August, 2016

Three-year-old boy dies after being attacked by dog in Essex

A 29-year-old woman was arrested.

# death - Thursday 18 August, 2016

'Brutal and appalling': Murder of Irishman in Majorca condemned

Trevor O’Neill was shot dead in what is believed to be a case of mistaken identity.

Police officers placed under investigation over death of former Aston Villa striker

Dalian Atkinson died on Monday after being tasered.

# death - Saturday 13 August, 2016

'Default judgment' made against Aisling Brady McCarthy for failing to respond to court papers

McCarthy failed to respond to papers served on her last month.

# death - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Founding member of Clannad, Padraig Duggan, dies aged 67 RIP

Founding member of Clannad, Padraig Duggan, dies aged 67

Padraig Duggan founded the Irish family folk music group with his twin brother in the 1970s.

# death - Monday 8 August, 2016

UK man killed after sticking head out train window as another train passed

British Transport Police said paramedics rushed to the scene but nothing could be done to save him.

# death - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Young girl (8) dies in farming accident in Mayo

The incident happened at around 5pm this evening.

# death - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Mass graves, bodysnatchers and crematoriums: Ireland's history with death

The authors of Grave Matters talk about death through the ages.

# death - Monday 25 July, 2016

Woman dies after being attacked by tiger at safari park

The attack took place at Beijing Badaling Wildlife World on Saturday.

# death - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Police in Down investigating the suspicious death of man in his 80s

DCI Alan Dickson from Serious Crime Branch said he was looking for anyone with information to come forward.

# death - Monday 18 July, 2016

18-year-old dies after crash with tractor

Three other people were injured in the incident.

# death - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Woman dies in house fire in west Cork

The blaze is not believed to be suspicious.

# death - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Michael Cimino, director of The Deer Hunter and Heaven's Gate, dies age 77 RIP

Michael Cimino, director of The Deer Hunter and Heaven's Gate, dies age 77

Stars who have worked with Cimino paid tribute to the late director.

# death - Saturday 2 July, 2016

German tourist falls to death while posing for photo on summit of Machu Picchu

Oliver Paps had asked another tourist to take his picture as he stood at the mountain’s peak.

# death - Friday 1 July, 2016

From The42 Linfield supporter dies during Cork City Europa League match RIP

Linfield supporter dies during Cork City Europa League match

The club confirmed the news late on Thursday night.

# death - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Funeral of Northern Ireland fan who fell from walkway takes place in Ballymena

Darren Rodgers had been in France supporting Northern Ireland in Euro 2016.

# death - Sunday 19 June, 2016

"A 21st Century Good Samaritan": Jo Cox remembered at church service in her hometown

Meanwhile, a record-breaking fundraiser for the MP raised £600,000 in just two days

# death - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Dublin man dies before appeal of life sentence for raping and sexually abusing three of his children

The 79-year-old was convicted on 98 counts in 2010.

# death - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

New York woman who poisoned her husband and tried to frame her daughter dies in prison

Stacey Castor was also convicted of filing a fake will to inherit her second husband’s estate and was suspected of fatally poisoning her first husband in 2000.

# death - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Two racers die on opening day of Isle of Man TT Races

Thousands of bikers will complete a lap of the course later today to honour the two men who died and all the other racers who have lost their lives.

# death - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Body of man (50s) found in north Dublin park

The body was discovered close to the James Larkin Road on the east side of the park.

"He was and always will be the greatest" - The world reacts to the death of a legend RIP

"He was and always will be the greatest" - The world reacts to the death of a legend

Tributes have poured in for the deceased Muhammad Ali.

Body of Irishman found in Turkey

It is reported that the body was found with a single stab wound.

# death - Monday 30 May, 2016

"I don't understand, I still don’t understand" - Climber's grief after wife's death on Everest

Robert Gropel and his wife Maria Strydom were climbing Mount Everest together earlier this month when she died.

# death - Sunday 29 May, 2016

If you die in Sweden, it's a month before you get buried

The Swedes are notoriously slow at making arrangements.

# death - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Man pleads not guilty by insanity to murdering mother with mug

The trial of Bijan Afshar is expected to last three days.

# death - Saturday 21 May, 2016

Paramedic goes the extra mile to help older woman whose husband died on Irish ferry

“They came over for a weekend away, this lady was lost – she was in complete shock.”

# death - Sunday 15 May, 2016

Mother of missing Gussie Shanahan dies 'utterly heartbroken' without finding out what happened to her son

Nancy Shanahan promised her husband Bob she’d look for their son in the afterlife just before she passed away.

# death - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Young teenage boy drowns in Liffey accident

It is believed that the boy entered the Liffey before getting into difficulty.

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.

# death - Thursday 12 May, 2016

From The42 Quins riding emotional wave after academy player's death - O'Shea Shock

Quins riding emotional wave after academy player's death - O'Shea

Prop Seb Adeniran-Olule died in a car accident on Monday at the age of 20.