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Dublin: 12 °C Friday 29 May, 2015


# tragedy - Today’s News


# tragedy - Yesterday’s News

Body of missing man Karl O’Toole located

The 30-year-old’s body was found in the Salthill area of Galway.

# tragedy - Monday 25 May, 2015

Bodies of Blackstairs plane crash victims recovered from scene

The two men who died have been named as Bryan Keane (69) and Paul Smith (58) – both from Athboy in Co Meath.

# tragedy - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Toddler killed in freak accident in Cork

The young boy was airlifted to hospital – but was pronounced dead later this afternoon.

# tragedy - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Teenager Ana Hick to be laid to rest in Dublin tomorrow

Ana will be deeply missed “by her heartbroken parents” the funeral listing says.

# tragedy - Monday 18 May, 2015

Teenager Ana Hick who died after night out described as ‘beautiful, sweet young woman’

The only child died yesterday evening after being taken to hospital in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Gardaí have rowed back on their line regarding contaminated drugs in Dublin

18-year-old Ana Hick died after an incident at the Twisted Pepper nightclub in Dublin on Saturday night.

# tragedy - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Girl, 18, dies after tragic night out at Dublin nightclub

Ana Hick had been on a night out at The Twisted Pepper in central Dublin.

Tour operator apologises to parents of children killed by faulty boiler

Christianne and Robert Shepherd died from carbon monoxide poisoning in 2006.

# tragedy - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

“People have no hope left. We know that another quake is coming”

The search has also been continuing for a US military helicopter that went missing while delivering aid.

# tragedy - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

New images show the Lusitania lying on the seabed off the coast of Cork

Tomorrow will mark 100 years to the day that the RMS Luistania sinking.

# tragedy - Friday 1 May, 2015

Families say gardaí didn’t investigate violent deaths properly

The ‘Families for Justice’ group will be accompanied by journalist Gemma O’Doherty and Garda whistleblower John Wilson.

# tragedy - Friday 24 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Child star of Everybody Loves Raymond takes his own life RIP

Child star of Everybody Loves Raymond takes his own life

Sawyer Sweeten was 19.

# tragedy - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Two survivors arrested as 800 die in migrant ship disaster

The two arrested are suspected to be traffickers.

# tragedy - Friday 17 April, 2015

‘Accidental death’ in case of eight-year-old boy who died by hanging

The young child was found hanging off his bed in his Pontypool home.

# tragedy - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From The42 Book links ex-Bradford chairman to Valley Parade tragedy and 8 other fires Claim

Book links ex-Bradford chairman to Valley Parade tragedy and 8 other fires

Martin Fletcher, who fled the fire, which killed his brother, father, uncle and grandfather, has released a book on the incident.

From The42 ‘The real cost of Hillsborough is not quantifiable’ Tragedy

‘The real cost of Hillsborough is not quantifiable’

The anniversary of the 1989 stadium tragedy takes place today.

# tragedy - Monday 13 April, 2015

Irish canoeist killed in Slovenia river accident

Diplomatic officials made contact with the young man’s family yesterday.

# tragedy - Friday 10 April, 2015

No survivors found in searches after deadly shipwreck

About a dozen people managed to swim to safety after the accident.

# tragedy - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Car ‘driving erratically’ before 2-year-old killed in Phoenix Park hit and run

A 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident.

# tragedy - Thursday 2 April, 2015

A Russian trawler has sunk leaving at least 54 people dead

The fishing vessel sank off the coast of the Kamchatka peninsula in Russia’s far east.

# tragedy - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Gran, mum and daughter all called ‘Emma’ were killed in the Germanwings crash

The family were going on holiday to Manchester.

Man killed by headstone as he tended to mother’s grave

The granite headstone weighed 140 to 180 kilos.

# tragedy - Monday 30 March, 2015

Church van crashes into canal, killing eight people

The van was returning from a conference.

# tragedy - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Student dies after falling from a height at UCC

The tragic incident happened in the Kane Science Building this afternoon.

Video shows how cockpit door on crashed Germanwings plane works Germanwings This post contains videos

Video shows how cockpit door on crashed Germanwings plane works

Prosecutors believe that the co-pilot may have crashed the plane deliberately.

# tragedy - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

No obvious reasons why plane crashed into the Alps

French air traffic controllers, not the two pilots, issued a ‘mayday’ signal after the plane disappeared from their radar.

# tragedy - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

16 German schoolchildren on board crashed plane

150 people are understood to have died in the crash.

# tragedy - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Search for AirAsia crash victims is called off

106 have been found so far.

# tragedy - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Father and two children found dead in apartment

It follows a 24-hour stand-off with police.

# tragedy - Monday 16 March, 2015

Suicides of more than 470 men in Ireland linked to recession

In 2008, the trend of falling suicide rates started to reverse and self-harm among both men and women has also been rising.

# tragedy - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

From The42 Hillsborough match commander admits to lying: ‘I shall regret it to my dying day’ Justice For The 96

Hillsborough match commander admits to lying: ‘I shall regret it to my dying day’

David Duckenfield was speaking at the new inquests into the stadium disaster that occurred in 1989.

Becky’s laptop, mobile phone and tablet found in murder probe

Six people have been charged as part of the ongoing investigation in Bristol.

# tragedy - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Ten people, including two Olympians, killed as helicopters collide mid-air

Camille Muffat was a gold medallist at London 2012.

# tragedy - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Florida police hunt for driver who killed Irish man in hit-and-run

Maurice White from Monaghan was struck from behind by a car which then fled the scene.

Stepbrother charged with murdering 16-year-old Becky Watts

Nathan Matthews’ girlfriend has also been charged with intending to pervert the course of justice.

# tragedy - Friday 27 February, 2015

Man dies after being hit by truck in Tipperary

Man dies after being hit by truck in Tipperary

The incident happened at 2.40pm today.

# tragedy - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Over £16k raised online for Derry woman who collapsed in Indonesia

Lisa Orsi plays for the local GAA team the Singapore Gaelic Lions.

# tragedy - Thursday 12 February, 2015

“We know who they are”: Police tell wedding shooters to turn themselves in

The teenage bride was said to have “had the look of being frightened the whole way through the liturgy”.

# tragedy - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

At least 22 killed as plane crashes into Taiwan river

Amateur video footage showed the plane hit a road bridge as it banked towards the water, leaving a trail of debris.

# tragedy - Saturday 31 January, 2015

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.

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