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# bomb - Thursday 26 February, 2015

From The42 Unexploded World War II bomb discovered at Borussia Dortmund's stadium Diffused

Unexploded World War II bomb discovered at Borussia Dortmund's stadium

The Westfalenstadion was evacuated after the discovery today.

Booby trap bomb explodes as man removes poster erected at his home

Martin McGuinness compared the attack to others like the murder of Garda Adrian Donoghue.

# bomb - Thursday 12 February, 2015

'Crude' viable bomb made safe by army in Drumshanbo

The device was found by gardaí on approach into the town.

# bomb - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

40 Irish fighters are in ISIS, claims former member

He also said that there is “much talk” about attacking Western soil.

# bomb - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Second historic grenade in three days made safe by bomb disposal team

A controlled explosion of the device was carried out on a beach in Wexford.

# bomb - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Buses stopped leaving depot as army makes bomb equipment safe

The incident occurred this afternoon in Dublin.

# bomb - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Homes evacuated as bomb squad called to apartment block in Dún Laoghaire

The discovery was made at about 8.40pm last night.

# bomb - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Letter bomb sent to police headquarters

The PSNI labelled the senders “mindless and foolish”.

# bomb - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Explosion outside black rights headquarters was deliberate says FBI

The FBI says an IED was placed outside with a gas can that failed to ignite.

# bomb - Monday 22 December, 2014

Homes evacuated in the middle of the night after bomb discovered

An alert was in place for almost three hours. Army bomb experts dealt with the device by carrying out a controlled explosion.

# bomb - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Viable bomb found in Offaly house made safe

The explosive device was found in a private residence in the rural Fivealley area, near Birr​.

# bomb - Monday 17 November, 2014

Minister says those who hit police jeep with bomb 'have nothing to offer this island'

Investigating officers say it bears the hallmarks of a dissident republican attack.

# bomb - Monday 10 November, 2014

Suicide bomber disguised in school uniform kills 48 students at assembly

Today’s high school attack is the latest by Boko Haram militants.

# bomb - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Ceremonies remember the First World War's fallen men and women

The Taoiseach, Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs will all attend ceremonies today to mark Remembrance Day.

# bomb - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Friend of Boston bombing suspect convicted of lying to FBI

Robel Phillipos was convicted of two counts for lying.

# bomb - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Homemade bomb found on the road in Limerick estate

The device was made safe by army experts.

# bomb - Thursday 9 October, 2014

'Historic yet viable' grenade rendered safe in Wexford

The device was from the early 20th century.

# bomb - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Bomb intended to kill police discovered after call to parish priest

Police say “the manner of attack bears the hallmarks of dissident republicans”.

# bomb - Monday 1 September, 2014

Bomb squad tasked to investigate suspicious device in Belfast

The Westlink is closed in both directions between Broadway and Clifton Street.

# bomb - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Van driver told bomb is a hoax after masked men told him to drive it to a police station

The PSNI have described the incident as ‘frightening’.

# bomb - Friday 25 July, 2014

Houses evacuated after viable bomb discovered by gardaí

The device was found during a garda search of a building in Edgeworthstown, Co Longford.

# bomb - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Viable explosive device made safe in Carrickmines

A number of nearby houses were evacuated in the area.

# bomb - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Explosion at crowded shopping centre kills 21 in Nigerian capital

Another 17 people were injured in the blast.

# bomb - Friday 20 June, 2014

Court says bombers not protected as a journalistic source

A group claiming responsibility for bomb attacks in the Netherlands sent a letter to a magazine – and the publication’s offices were subsequently searched.

# bomb - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

At least 21 dead in bomb attack on World Cup viewing centre in Nigeria

The blast was the latest in a series at football viewing centres in Nigeria blamed on Boko Haram militants.

# bomb - Friday 13 June, 2014

Old mortar shell that still contained explosive material found in Limerick city

It’s understood the shell dates from the War of Independence era.

# bomb - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Army called in after old grenade found in building work on Cork home

The Defence Forces said the grenade dates back to the 20th century but was still considered dangerous.

# bomb - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Explosive device found outside house in Louth

The area was cordoned off and nearby homes were evacuated while a bomb disposal team made the device safe this afternoon.

# bomb - Friday 30 May, 2014

Device explodes in lobby of Derry hotel which hosted PSNI event

Nobody was injured in the attack but the Everglades hotel front was badly damaged.

# bomb - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Five men arrested after discovery of suspicious device near border

The men range in age from mid 50s to early 70s.

# bomb - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Street market explosion kills 31 people in China

The local government said, the bloodiest in a series of violent incidents blamed on radical separatist Muslims.

# bomb - Friday 16 May, 2014

Noonan: Fianna Fáil like people who plant a time-bomb and want others to change the timing

The Finance Minister has sought to downplay suggestions that thousands of taxpayers face a hike in USC next year.

# bomb - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Army conducts 'painstaking' search for explosives at derelict building

A “volatile” War of Independence grenade has already been found at the Dublin location and it is believed there may be a number of dangerous devices there.

# bomb - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Viable device made safe at Dublin hotel

The Defence Forces made the device safe without the need for a controlled explosion.

# bomb - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Dummy grenade sparks bomb scare close to Heuston Station

The device contained no explosive content, and was similar to the kind used in military drills.

# bomb - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Man arrested over 1998 bombing of Moira police station

The attack injured a number of civilians.

# bomb - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Grenade made safe in Galway dates from the War of Independence

The grenade was found during building works in the area.

# bomb - Sunday 20 April, 2014

A homemade bomb was found outside a house in Tallaght this evening

The device was found in the Glenshane of Jobstown.

# bomb - Saturday 19 April, 2014

On this day in 1995, the Oklahoma bombing killed 168 people including 19 children

The motive behind the bombing was said to be in retaliation to the Waco siege which also happened on the same day.

# bomb - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Man charged with Omagh bombing

Sixteen years after the Omagh bomb which killed 29 people, a man has been charged with their murders.