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# rescue - Today’s News


# rescue - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Coast Guard helicopter called out – as woman suffers head injuries on Carrauntoohil

The woman is believed to have suffered serious injuries after slipping and hitting her head on a rock.

From The Daily Edge Police had to rescue a naked man who got himself stuck on a raised bridge Mind The Gap

# rescue - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

WATCH: Shocking video of people desperately trying to escape from deflating dinghy

The incident occurred in the Mediterranean.

# rescue - Friday 1 May, 2015

Baby pulled from rubble 24 hours after Nepal earthquake

Photos have emerged showing the infant being rescued by Nepalese military officers.

# rescue - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Fisherman airlifted from trawler over 100 miles from Irish coast

The Coast Guard helicopter took the man to Cork University Hospital, where his condition is unknown.

Four Irish people have still not contacted home after Nepal earthquake

One Nepalese man was removed from the rubble after 82 hours. He said he survived by drinking his own urine.

300 rescued from Boko Haram, but none are the Chibok schoolgirls

200 abducted girls and 93 women was rescued after the Nigeria army attacked one of the group’s camps.

# rescue - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Ten citizens on government’s list have still not contacted home after Nepal earthquake

Minister Charlie Flanagan said there have been no reports of any Irish fatalities

# rescue - Monday 27 April, 2015

Nepal quake death toll surges over 3,000

It’s the Himalayan nation’s deadliest disaster in more than 80 years.

# rescue - Monday 20 April, 2015

“To send them back is another way of killing them” Migrant Crisis This post contains videos

“To send them back is another way of killing them”

At least twenty people, including a child, are said to have died in one of the latest incidents.

Ireland WILL be taking in more refugees – but Charlie Flanagan’s not saying how many

European ministers are holding crisis meetings today to respond to the latest Mediterranean migrant disasters.

# rescue - Saturday 18 April, 2015

It’s 100 years since the ‘biggest human tragedy’ ever off the Irish coast

Cork will spend the next few weeks commemorating the Lusitania dead and celebrating the rescue effort.

# rescue - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Young child dies in fire on board tourist-packed Thailand ferry

No Irish citizens were thought to be on board.

# rescue - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Pregnant woman airlifted to hospital after being spotted standing on upturned boat

A member of the public called 999 after seeing two people perched on the craft, far out to sea.

# rescue - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Two people rescued after fire engulfs kitchen

The two were treated for smoke inhalation.

Man saved after climbing down rocks and getting caught in water

Teams from the Coast Guard and RNLI were called.

# rescue - Friday 3 April, 2015

Seriously ill Antarctic worker transferred to hospital after two-week journey

An icebreaker transported the man back to Australia.

# rescue - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Some data recovered – but as yet we don’t have “the slightest explanation” for the crash

The plane, carrying 144 passengers, plunged for eight minutes before hitting the side of a mountain – with no survivors.

# rescue - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Surfer winched to safety from base of Cliffs of Moher

Several emergency crews responded to the incident.

# rescue - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Teenager dies after falling from horse into river

He was in the water for some time before being found, a source said.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Morning… Here’s everything you need to know as we head into Sunday.

# rescue - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Three rescued from Westmeath house fire overnight

Gardaí don’t believe the fire was started in suspicious circumstances.

Student airlifted off Ben Wisken after falling on steep ground

The rescue began at 4pm yesterday.

# rescue - Monday 16 February, 2015

PHOTOS: Cork firefighters rescue horse stuck in river

The animal had been trapped for at least two days.

# rescue - Sunday 15 February, 2015

These rescuers helped find a family lost on Knockmealdowns mountains

So did the gardaí, Irish Coast Guard and Tramore Cliff and Mountain Rescue Team.

# rescue - Friday 13 February, 2015

Man arrested over hoax call about person jumping into Waterford river

Several units of emergency services were called to help in the search, including the Coast Guard helicopter.

# rescue - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Shipwreck report: ‘Desire for photo op meant Astrid tall ship was too close to the coast’

Human error has been blamed for the sinking of the ship in a new report.

# rescue - Thursday 5 February, 2015

These are just some of the 116 puppies seized at Dublin Port

The puppies are aged from as young as 5 weeks up to 8 weeks of age.

# rescue - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Dublin Fire Brigade rescue crewman after fall at Howth

He fell from the deck when he was throwing out nets to dry them.

# rescue - Friday 23 January, 2015

Dramatic video shows fishermen saved moments before their boat sank

The Irish vessel went down off the Isle of Lewis.

# rescue - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Search for man who fell into River Nore while walking with friends

The 33-year-old entered the water at about 1.30am this morning.

# rescue - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Islanders left stranded as ferry unable to operate due to high seas

The Irish Coast Guard has been taking out emergency supplies such as milk, potatoes and even the post.

# rescue - Monday 12 January, 2015

Injured fisherman left at sea as strong winds delay rescue lift-off

The Waterford rescue helicopter is now its way to rescue the fisherman.

# rescue - Saturday 10 January, 2015

CNN and Sky News would have loved the Flying Enterprise saga… It was the ‘Chilean Mine Rescue’ of its time

The story of the stricken cargo ship and its hero captain had people flocking to cinemas to catch the latest newsreels. The saga kept the world gripped for 14 days.

# rescue - Monday 5 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Woman rescued after getting naked and climbing down ex-boyfriend’s chimney Santa Baby

Woman rescued after getting naked and climbing down ex-boyfriend’s chimney

Her ex-partner was awoken by her cries for help.

# rescue - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Video: 24 people rescued after large cargo ship carrying cars grounded

An operation is now underway to free the ship.

# rescue - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Seven AirAsia bodies recovered – but the weather’s still hampering recovery

The flight crashed in the Java Sea earlier this week.

# rescue - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Greek coastguard: Cargo ship was not actually in danger – it was just asking for supplies

A passenger called emergency services to tell them they had no food, water or blankets.

Four pups left for dead saved by jogger on Christmas Day

Athlone SPCA says it’s now inundated with people wanting to give the pups a home.

From Business ETC Aviation experts call for compulsory ‘real-time’ tracking of aircraft AirAsia

Aviation experts call for compulsory ‘real-time’ tracking of aircraft

Experts say while real-time tracking technology will not save lives, but will significantly streamline search efforts.

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