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#Death

# death - Today’s News


# death - Thursday 8 May, 2014

A toddler has died in farm accident in Cork

The 18-month-old boy was pronounced dead at the scene

# death - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

A marshal for the Cycle Against Suicide has died in a collision during the event

The 69-year-old man was riding a motorcycle when it collided with a truck.

Opinion: Let’s talk about death (no, seriously)

Do the Irish really ‘do death well’? We certainly know how to toast the departed, but we have a deep-rooted discomfort around discussing any practical aspect of death.

# death - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Heroin use ‘likely’ to have been involved in death of Peaches Geldof

A short inquest hearing was held today head of a full investigation in July.

We’re almost as fond of marriage as we were in 1864 (and we’re rather less likely to die)

Details of deaths, births and marriages recorded in Ireland from 150 years ago are now available to view online…

# death - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Peaches Geldof died of a heroin overdose – reports

A short hearing in advance of an inquest is due to take place tomorrow.

# death - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Man dies while repairing roof of his house

The man was in his 70s and his death was not suspicious.

# death - Monday 28 April, 2014

Three children, two adults die in Sheffield house fire

Two women were among the dead, the South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue service said.

# death - Sunday 27 April, 2014

South Korea’s prime minister resigns over ferry disaster

“I offer my apology for having been unable to prevent this accident from happening” said Chung Hong-Won.

# death - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Man dies after falling out of a moving car in Limerick

The car in which he fell did not remain at the scene.

# death - Friday 25 April, 2014

Inquest into Peaches Geldof’s death to begin next week

A post-mortem examination proved inconclusive.

Student dies during lecture at University of Limerick

Rachael Hogan collapsed suddenly during a lecture yesterday afternoon.

# death - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Man crushed by falling giant crucifix honouring Pope John Paul II

The accident happened in Italy ahead of the late Pope’s canonisation this weekend.

# death - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Gerbils to dogs: Donegal students hope for success with pet coffin business RIP

Gerbils to dogs: Donegal students hope for success with pet coffin business

The Donegal students said many people are willing to spend a bit of money to give their pet a good send-off.

# death - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Man charged with murder of two-year-old girl in Scotland

Madison Horne was pronounced dead after being taken to hospital on Sunday evening.

# death - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Man being held by police after the suspicious death of a woman in Belfast

The woman’s body was discovered at a house at about 6.25 am this morning.

# death - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

63-year-old man dies in Galway house fire

His brother, who was also in the house at the time, escaped without serious injury.

# death - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Low life expectancy for males who drop-out after the Junior Cert

The ESRI found a big gap between the life expectancy at age 20 and 35 for those with the lowest level of education and those with higher accolades.

Body of Peaches Geldof released to family for funeral RIP

Body of Peaches Geldof released to family for funeral

The 25-year-old died suddenly at home on Monday.

# death - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Post-mortem on Peaches Geldof to be carried out today RIP

Post-mortem on Peaches Geldof to be carried out today

The 25-year-old daughter of Bob Geldof died unexpectedly two days ago.

# death - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Post-mortem on Peaches Geldof to be carried out ‘within days’ RIP

Post-mortem on Peaches Geldof to be carried out ‘within days’

The 25-year-old was found dead at her home in Kent yesterday.

# death - Monday 7 April, 2014

In Pictures: Peaches Geldof – mother, wife and daughter RIP

In Pictures: Peaches Geldof – mother, wife and daughter

The young mother of two boys was pronounced dead in her home today.

Woman arrested over murder of 11-year-old Emily Barut

The girl, who was a wheelchair user and had both mental and physical disabilities, was found dead at her home in Tullamore in 2012.

Veteran actor Mickey Rooney dies aged 93 RIP

Veteran actor Mickey Rooney dies aged 93

He first hit the screens during the silent era – and his last film was in 2011.

# death - Sunday 6 April, 2014

US writer Peter Matthiessen dies aged 86 RIP

US writer Peter Matthiessen dies aged 86

The author, who had been diagnosed with leukaemia, had been ill for a number of months.

# death - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Children died of malnutrition, syphilis, heart failure at mother and baby home Exclusive

The children were extremely young, with some dying from syphilis, convulsions, heart failure and malnutrition.

# death - Monday 31 March, 2014

Irishman dies in Australia after suspected fall at a tourist mine

ABC News reports that it is believed that 27-year-old Kevin Browne slipped and fell from rigging at the Hard Times mine in Queensland.

# death - Saturday 29 March, 2014

23-year-old Irish man found dead in China

The 23-year-old had been working in China when he went missing on Monday night.

# death - Monday 24 March, 2014

Edward Haughey will be buried in Louth today RIP

Edward Haughey will be buried in Louth today

Haughey, who was Northern Ireland’s richest man, was killed in a helicopter crash.

# death - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Driver (63) killed, passenger injured after car crashes into tree in Tipperary

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. The passenger, a 35-year-old man, has been admitted to hospital in Clonmel.

# death - Friday 21 March, 2014

Man’s body discovered in Donegal house

The incident is not believed to be suspicious but the man’s body has been removed to Letterkenny General hospital for a post mortem.

From The Daily Edge New photos from Kurt Cobain death released by police RIP

New photos from Kurt Cobain death released by police

The images were discovered on an undeveloped roll of film in Seattle police archives.

# death - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Man arrested in connection to the death of pensioner James Mulqueen in 2009

James Mulqueen was 92-years-old when he died five years ago.

Fred Phelps, the founder of the Westboro Baptist Church, has died

The controversial church leader died at the age of 84.

Patrick Halpin’s death was ‘as a result of a fall’ and ruled not suspicious

The 18-year-old was found dead near Leicester Square on 6 February after he had gone missing while on a DCU society trip.

# death - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Police appeal for information on missing jacket linked to Eamonn Ferguson death

Eamon Ferguson’s body was found at around 3am Saturday morning.

# death - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everybody’s talking about the death of a man found outside Cabra House pub, the murder of Michael Hunt in London and surrogate mothers.

Man dies after being found seriously injured outside Dublin pub Suspicious This post contains images

Man dies after being found seriously injured outside Dublin pub

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

# death - Monday 17 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Fashion designer and Mick Jagger’s partner L’Wren Scott found dead RIP

Fashion designer and Mick Jagger’s partner L’Wren Scott found dead

Scott was found dead in her New York home.

TV chef Clarissa Dickson Wright has died aged 66 RIP

TV chef Clarissa Dickson Wright has died aged 66

The chef became famous as one part of the cooking duo Two Fat Ladies.