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#Death

# death - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Miss Marple actress Geraldine McEwan dies aged 82 RIP

Miss Marple actress Geraldine McEwan dies aged 82

She also played Sister Bridget in the acclaimed movie The Magdalene Sisters.

Tributes paid to journalist and economist Colm Rapple RIP

Tributes paid to journalist and economist Colm Rapple

Colm Rapple died after a short illness in hospital.

# death - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Colleen McCullough, who wrote the hugely successful book ‘The Thorn Birds’, has died RIP

Colleen McCullough, who wrote the hugely successful book ‘The Thorn Birds’, has died

The internationally acclaimed Australian author died in hospital.

# death - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

These 7 days are historically the deadliest in NASA history Space Exploration This post contains images

These 7 days are historically the deadliest in NASA history

On this day in 1986, the shuttle Challenger exploded just 73 seconds after launch.

# death - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Exactly 70 years ago today, the Nazi death camp in Auschwitz was liberated In Photos This post contains images

Exactly 70 years ago today, the Nazi death camp in Auschwitz was liberated

The camp was liberated by the Soviet Red Army on 27 January 1945

# death - Friday 23 January, 2015

One arrest after man found dead in his flat on Christmas Eve

A 36-year-old man has been arrested by PSNI detectives.

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah has died

The elderly king died in hospital.

# death - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Two bodies found at caravan park

Two bodies found at caravan park

The incident happened at a site on the Tullybrannigan Road in Newcastle.

AirAsia black box records warning alarms “screaming” before crash

In the final minutes, the plane climbed at a speed which was beyond normal.

# death - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Graham Dwyer trial will not begin until Thursday

Members of the jury were warned yesterday that details will be difficult for the squeamish.

# death - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Charlie Hebdo issue offered on eBay for thousands of euros

It has announced that any sales commissions will be handed over.

# death - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

# death - Monday 12 January, 2015

# death - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Hundreds of Dun Laoghaire people are talking about the death of this iconic town figure RIP

Hundreds of Dun Laoghaire people are talking about the death of this iconic town figure

Hundreds of people are sharing their memories about the fish seller on Covent Road.

# death - Monday 5 January, 2015

Man (48) dies in industrial accident in quarry

It was the first workplace accident of 2015.

# death - Friday 2 January, 2015

Deborah Bone, the woman who inspired Pulp’s song Disco 2000, has died RIP

# death - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Man (40) killed in farming accident in Cork

The accident happened at 7.20pm last night.

# death - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Canada killings an “extreme case of domestic violence” say police

Nine people were killed in the town of Edmonton.

# death - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Golden era Hollywood actress Luise Rainer dies aged 104 RIP

Golden era Hollywood actress Luise Rainer dies aged 104

Her roles ranged from the 1930s German stage to television’s The Love Boat.

Woman who hid existence of babies pleads not guilty to their murders

Erika Murray gave birth to her five youngest children in the house’s bathroom, attempting to hide their existence from their father.

Woman in her 70s dies in house fire

A post-mortem is due to take place this morning.

# death - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Appeal after man found dead in flat on Christmas Eve

63-year-old Ronald Reid’s body was found with unexplained injuries, according to investigators.

# death - Friday 26 December, 2014

You can now lie in a box and relive what Diana’s death smelled like

A Dutch university has recreated the smell and sounds of celebrity deaths.

# death - Thursday 25 December, 2014

How a Galway community saved one of their own from an unmarked burial

It all started with an obituary placed in the Galway Advertiser.

# death - Monday 22 December, 2014

Elderly man dies after being hit by car in Mayo

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the collision or anyone with information to come forward.

# death - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Gardaí seek info on car after teen (15) dies and 4 others are injured in collision

The car collided with a tree last night.

New York reeling after policemen shot dead in their car before gunman shoots himself

The man posted online that he was planning to kill two police officers in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner.

Motorcyclist killed after colliding with car

The road was closed for a time.

# death - Monday 15 December, 2014

Opinion: The simple, powerful gesture you can make to balance the sadness of the past week

Anyone who keeps up with current affairs in Ireland would be hard-pressed to find a smile these days. I’ve decided what I need to do to change things – if even in a small way.

# death - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Woman killed and two teenagers injured in Kerry road accident

The incident occurred shortly after 9am this morning.

# death - Friday 12 December, 2014

Irish man (24) dies after being found unconscious in Mumbai hotel

The man has been named as Brendan Devenney.

Gardaí treating death of Polish man in Meath as suspicious

33-year-old Slawomir Bartoszak was found with head injuries at the house on Wednesday morning.

# death - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Gardaí investigate tragic death of toddler at Wexford creche

The death is not believed to be suspicious.

# death - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Three arrested after 21-year-old stabbed to death

Two men and a woman have been arrested.

# death - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Lebanon will do ‘everything in their power’ to pursue justice over killing of Irish soldiers

Privates Derek Smallhorne and Thomas Barrett were killed by the South Lebanon Army in an attack in 1980.

# death - Thursday 4 December, 2014

“We can’t breathe”: Outrage after jury decides cop won’t be prosecuted for man’s death

Garner died after being held in a chokehold, which was carried out by police officer Daniel Pantaleo.

# death - Monday 1 December, 2014

Human skull found on Dublin beach

The discovery was made by a man walking in Sutton.

# death - Sunday 30 November, 2014

This 1910 story proves that some people REALLY love their dogs

This 1910 story proves that some people REALLY love their dogs

He was an Irish terrier…

# death - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Fund for homeless people set up after Galway man dies alone in London

A community rallied together to ensure Sean was repatriated.

# death - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Teenage girl set on fire by gang after resisting attempts to molest her

The men dragged the 15-year-old into her house, doused her in kerosene and set her on fire.