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#Tragedy

# tragedy - Friday 23 January, 2015

From The42 Tributes pour in after GAA club player dies after collapsing at training session last night RIP

Tributes pour in after GAA club player dies after collapsing at training session last night

St Aidan’s clubman Steven Deeney collapsed around 9pm during indoor training session.

# tragedy - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Bodies found belted to seats near AirAsia crash site

The five bodies were found ‘buried in mud’.

# tragedy - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

AirAsia black box records warning alarms “screaming” before crash

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

# tragedy - 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.

# tragedy - Monday 12 January, 2015

France sees more than 50 anti-Muslim incidents after Charlie Hebdo shootings

Meanwhile, Germany’s anti-Islamic was set to march today.

# tragedy - Saturday 10 January, 2015

‘Their friendship brought brightness to our world’: Athy crash victims laid to rest

Funeral services for Niamh Doyle and Ashling Middleton took place in Carlow and Kildare today.

# tragedy - Thursday 8 January, 2015

From The42 French sport will pay its respects to the Charlie Hebdo attack victims this weekend Solidarity

French sport will pay its respects to the Charlie Hebdo attack victims this weekend

A minute’s silence is set to be held around grounds of the country’s football, rugby, basketball and athletics clubs this weekend.

# tragedy - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

‘Four beautiful school friends’ to be laid to rest after tragic Kildare crash

Funeral arrangements have been made for three of the young women.

# tragedy - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Cops protest against NY mayor at slain police officer’s funeral

Dozens turned their back on the city leader.

# tragedy - Friday 2 January, 2015

Most of the New Year crush victims in China were young women

All but four of the deceased were aged 25 or under.

# tragedy - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Man (40) killed in farming accident in Cork

The accident happened at 7.20pm last night.

# tragedy - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Cobh couple Valerie and Michael Greaney to have separate funerals

The funeral of Valerie Greaney will take place on Friday. Michael Greaney’s funeral will be held separately.

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

The flight crashed in the Java Sea earlier this week.

# tragedy - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

‘She was destined to change the world’: Families mourn Australian siege heroes

Tori Johnson and Katrina Dawson were laid to rest today.

# tragedy - Sunday 21 December, 2014

# tragedy - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Mother of children found stabbed to death in Australia is arrested

The children ranged in age from 18 months to 15 years.

# tragedy - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Offensive letters, sexual assault and murder: The man who held a Sydney café hostage

Man Haron Monis was well known to police and had a significant number of charges against him before yesterday’s siege.

# tragedy - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Woman killed and two teenagers injured in Kerry road accident

The incident occurred shortly after 9am this morning.

Rescuers dig through mud after Indonesian landslide kills 8 people

100 people are still unaccounted for following the landslide.

# tragedy - Thursday 11 December, 2014

60-year-old pedestrian killed on Kildare road

The female driver involved in the incident was unharmed.

One killed after French military jet crashes into home for disabled

Five other residents at the care home were injured in the incident with one in serious condition.

# tragedy - 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.

# tragedy - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

From The42 ‘Rest in peace my little brother’ – Aussie captain’s emotional funeral tribute to Phillip Hughes RIP

‘Rest in peace my little brother’ – Aussie captain’s emotional funeral tribute to Phillip Hughes

Michael Clarke delivered a moving eulogy at the service today in Hughes’ home town.

# tragedy - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Man dies after falling from boat in Wexford Harbour

The man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene.

Post mortems due on two farmers killed in Donegal farm accident

The accident occurred just after 6pm last night at Killygordon, Co Donegal.

# tragedy - Monday 10 November, 2014

Child and three adults hacked to death in the Philippines

They were all members of the same family.

# tragedy - Sunday 2 November, 2014

From The42 French boy dies after being hit by hockey puck at match RIP

French boy dies after being hit by hockey puck at match

The freak tragedy occurred some three minutes before the end of a match in Dunkirk.

# tragedy - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Man dies in accident at Louth factory

Gardaí and the HSA are investigating.

# tragedy - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

‘These are painful days’: Kathleen and Jimmy Cuddihy laid to rest in Donegal

The couple were found dead in their home last week.

# tragedy - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

From Business ETC Community service for bar director after employee crushed in lift shaft Blu Bar

Community service for bar director after employee crushed in lift shaft

A director and a shareholder of the company were sentenced in court today over the incident

# tragedy - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Nepal plans new safety rules after country’s worst trekking disaster leaves 43 dead

518 stranded trekkers were flown off the Himalayan mountains.

# tragedy - Friday 17 October, 2014

Himalayan avalanches leave 29 people dead and hikers stranded on mountain

Dozens of people have taken shelter in small lodges and huts.

# tragedy - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

17-year-old girl killed in road traffic collision

The collision occurred shortly after 11am this morning in Coleraine, Co Derry.

# tragedy - Monday 13 October, 2014

‘I will never again go into that house’: Helen O’Driscoll has not returned home since sons’ deaths

Her nine-year-old twins Thomas and Paddy were killed in the family home on 4 September.

# tragedy - Monday 29 September, 2014

Monster truck crashes into crowd killing two people

The truck surged off the track into the crowd of spectators.

# tragedy - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Toddler dies after being hit by van in Donegal driveway

The 22-month-old boy was from Letterkenny.

# tragedy - Friday 26 September, 2014

Father of five killed in suspicious house fire in Bray

There were two house fires in Dublin and Wicklow overnight.

‘I could never hate him’: Helen O’Driscoll forgives eldest son who killed his twin brothers

Jonathan O’Driscoll killed his younger twin brothers before taking his own life last month.

# tragedy - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Dhara Kivlehan was not seen by specialist for 60 hours after acute kidney failure

However the doctor who looked after the 29-year-old said that this did not affect her overall care.

Dhara Kivlehan inquest: Delay of 36 hours between diagnosis and transfer for special care

Her family feel something could have been done if she was not “at death’s door” when she got to Belfast.

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