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# attack - Monday 11 June, 2018

Man jailed for punching, kicking and repeatedly raping woman has conviction overturned on appeal

The three-judge Court of Appeal directed a retrial.

Gun recovered in burnt out car close to where Polish man died following attack in Cork home

Gardaí have repeated their appeal for witnesses or for drivers in the area who may have dashcam footage.

# attack - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Murder probe after Polish national dies after early morning attack in his home

Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk was seriously injured when a group of men entered his home in Cork and attacked him and his partner.

# attack - Saturday 9 June, 2018

From The42 Ireland's attack lacks creative edge to leave Schmidt's side chasing Wallabies Blunt

Ireland's attack lacks creative edge to leave Schmidt's side chasing Wallabies

The tourists couldn’t create enough clear try-scoring chances in Brisbane.

# attack - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Stockholm truck attacker Rakhmat Akilov sentenced to life imprisonment

Akilov killed five people and wounded 14 others during the attack on 7 April 2017.

# attack - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

Gardaí probe whether Pete Taylor was the target of triple shooting in Bray

Gardaí are also investigating if the attack was linked to the Kinahan/Hutch feud.

# attack - Monday 28 May, 2018

Gardaí investigating after man tried to 'pull woman to ground' in early morning south Dublin attack

It’s understood the incident occurred on Loughlinstown Drive.

Man injured in 'ferocious and inhuman' attack in front of woman and children

The aggravated burglary happened early this morning.

# attack - Sunday 27 May, 2018

From The42 Waterford boss Alan Reynolds recovering following assault Attack

Waterford boss Alan Reynolds recovering following assault

The club confirmed the news this evening and added that they will be making no further comment on the matter.

# attack - Friday 18 May, 2018

From The42 Isa Nacewa won't be replacing Girvan Dempsey as Leinster's attack coach Staff

Isa Nacewa won't be replacing Girvan Dempsey as Leinster's attack coach

However, the province are looking for a new coach to join Leo Cullen’s staff next season.

# attack - Thursday 17 May, 2018

From The42 Golfer's wife blamed mother-in-law for attack in 911 call Controversy

Golfer's wife blamed mother-in-law for attack in 911 call

Krista Glover was arrested after an alleged altercation with the former US Open champion.

# attack - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Police shoot attacker dead after one person killed and four injured in Paris stabbing

The attack took place near the city’s main opera house.

# attack - Friday 11 May, 2018

Iranian cleric threatens Israeli cities with destruction as tensions flare between both nations

There have been serious military confrontations between both nations in recent days.

# attack - Thursday 10 May, 2018

'Terrorised on their commutes': Clongriffin locals working with gardaí to trace graffiti gangs

A local TD said he has been receiving “numerous emails and calls from concerned constituents who are living in fear” over the past few years.

# attack - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

Man who beat partner with hammer sent to Central Mental Hospital

During his trial, the jury heard the man punched his partner in the face, stuffed underwear in her mouth and gouged her eyes with his thumbs.

# attack - Monday 7 May, 2018

Second Indian teen raped and set on fire

The incident happened on Friday, the same day as the similar case.

# attack - Saturday 5 May, 2018

14 arrested after teenage girl raped and burned to death in India

The 16-year-old was abducted from her home when her family was away to attend a wedding.

# attack - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

Man woken by noise sees shots fired through his front door

A number of children were also in the house.

# attack - Saturday 28 April, 2018

British man on Dublin stag gets no jail time for punching student on dancefloor

The victim was taken to hospital with a fractured jaw and damage to his teeth.

# attack - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

'Thoughts and prayers with him': Liverpool player's message of support to Irish fan seriously injured in attack

Two Italian men have been arrested accused of attempted murder.

# attack - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

What we know about the Toronto van attack in which 10 people were killed

The suspect’s motives remain unknown.

# attack - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Two teens arrested and more sought after vicious attack on girl (16) left her with severe facial injuries

A 16-year-old female and 17-year-old male have been arrested.

'I don't know where my daughters are': Suicide attack on Kabul voter registration centre kills 57

A wounded man in a hospital bed wept saying: “I don’t know where my daughters are. God damn the attackers!”

# attack - Sunday 15 April, 2018

Putin says further Syria strikes from Western powers would spark 'chaos'

Meanwhile, a Russian resolution calling for condemnation of the US, British, and French missile strikes on Syria has failed at the UN Security Council.

# attack - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Trump hails 'mission accomplished' after US, France and UK launch airstrikes against Syria Attack This post contains videos

Trump hails 'mission accomplished' after US, France and UK launch airstrikes against Syria

In address to the American nation, President Trump announced that the US and its allies had launched precision attacks against the Syrian regime led by Bashar al-Assad.

# attack - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Ex-Russian spy's daughter Yulia Skripal released from the hospital after nerve agent attack

“This is not the end of her treatment but marks a significant milestone.”

# attack - Monday 9 April, 2018

From The42 Analysis: Ulster show signs of life as lineout attack shines in Edinburgh Suftum

Analysis: Ulster show signs of life as lineout attack shines in Edinburgh

Jono Gibbes’ men scored three first-half tries from lineout platforms against Edinburgh.

Russia and Syria blame Israel for airstrike on Syrian military airport

Washington has denied responsibility for the strike on Syria’s central Tayfur air base.

# attack - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Alleged Syria chemical attack unites nations in condemnation as Trump calls al-Assad an 'animal'

Widespread claims today suggest that an attack on the town of Douma, which killed 70 people, saw the Syrian regime use deadly chlorine gas on the town’s residents.

'I couldn’t escape': Trad musician Noel Hill speaks of violent assault that changed his life

Hill was attacked by a local builder in the toilets of a pub in 2008.

'No terror link' to deadly German van attack as driver's mental health issues come into focus

The driver, identified as Jens R., had spoken recently about suicide.

# attack - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Three dead and up to 20 injured after vehicle ploughs into crowd in Germany

Police said the driver also shot himself after the incident.

# attack - Thursday 5 April, 2018

From The42 Footage emerges from inside Manchester City's team bus before Liverpool clash Attack This post contains videos

Footage emerges from inside Manchester City's team bus before Liverpool clash

Projectiles were launched at the visiting team’s vehicle as it made its way to Anfield last night.

# attack - Thursday 29 March, 2018

Hunt underway for man who tried to ram car into soldiers jogging near barracks in France

Prosecutors said it was not being treated as a terrorist attack for the moment.

# attack - Monday 26 March, 2018

French officials believe fatal stabbing of 85-year-old woman was anti-Semitic attack

The woman was stabbed a number of times before her apartment was set on fire.

Far-left French politician arrested over tweet appearing to celebrate heroic policeman's death

The policeman offered himself in exchange for a woman being used as a human shield.

# attack - Sunday 25 March, 2018

'We want this to stop': Mourners pack Trebes church to pay tribute to victims of terror attack

The bishop of Carcassonne and Narbonne celebrated the mass to honour the four killed and three wounded.

# attack - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Policeman injured in UK nerve agent attack leaves hospital

A judge today ruled that blood samples from former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, who have been left in a coma following the attack, can be released for testing.

# attack - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Japan preparing to execute cult members behind deadly 1995 sarin gas attack

Fourteen people died in the 1995 attack.

# attack - Monday 12 March, 2018

Man jailed for sexual assault on woman he met on Tinder

The former civil servant said her life would never be the same again.