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Dublin: 14 °C Thursday 17 October, 2019


# danger - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

From The42 Feared potential Katie Taylor foe could instead face Kellie Harrington at Tokyo Olympics Big Move Back

Feared potential Katie Taylor foe could instead face Kellie Harrington at Tokyo Olympics

IBF World super-featherweight champion Maiva Hamadouche has stated her intention to compete at Tokyo 2020.

# danger - Thursday 24 January, 2019

From The42 Spying, Connect 4, Vunipolas and kicks - Ireland and England prep for a rugby war Showdown

Spying, Connect 4, Vunipolas and kicks - Ireland and England prep for a rugby war

Ireland are keen to avoid looking towards the World Cup before a big game in Dublin on 2 February.

# danger - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

'A matter of urgency': Minister promises to take action on dangerous quad bike and scrambler use

Sinn Fein want to give gardaí the power to seize and detain quad bikes and scrambler motorcycles when being used unlawfully.

# danger - Thursday 4 October, 2018

From The42 Woman injured after being struck by wayward shot at Alfred Dunhill Links Danger

Woman injured after being struck by wayward shot at Alfred Dunhill Links

Tyrrell Hatton was visibly distressed as paramedics treated the spectator.

# danger - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

'They're not normal lakes or rivers': ESB warns people against swimming in reservoirs

They said unusual flows of water and uneven ground can lead to dangers for swimmers.

# danger - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Forensic scientists identified 27 new recreational drugs in Ireland last year

Scientists have said some of the new synthetic drugs are 100 times more toxic than regular substances

# danger - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Lecturer charged with the criminal damage of US navy aircraft at Shannon

A second man was also accused of causing damage to the aircraft.

# danger - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Sleet, snow and heavy rain: Status yellow weather warning for ten counties

Conditions will ease as the day goes on but drivers are being warned that surface water may be an issue on the roads.

# danger - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Warning of 'extreme risk' to citizens as the battle for Mosul rages on

The UN has warned about the risk to citizens in the battle-torn city.

# danger - Friday 23 December, 2016

Professional man flees country in fear of Kinahan gang

The man was told by gardai he was a target – and then reported being shot at near his home.

# danger - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Garda couple told to quit gym over threat to their safety Exclusive

The married couple were warned that they may be targeted at their own home.

# danger - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Firefighters warn of the dangers of leaving candles unattended

“Candles can get the heart racing, sometimes for the wrong reason … “

# danger - Sunday 14 August, 2016

War tourism in Afghanistan: Once-in-a-lifetime adventure or needless risk?

Over 20,000 people visited the Afghan city of Kabul last year.

# danger - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

From The42 Bullets suspected in Olympic bus attack Danger

Bullets suspected in Olympic bus attack

A Belarus journalist suffered a cut hand in the incident, near Rio de Janeiro’s notorious City of God favela.

# danger - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Dublin bike ends up under taxi in city centre collision

The cyclist was thrown clear from the collision but still received injuries to their leg.

# danger - Saturday 6 August, 2016

'Pigs with human brains': Controversial research could be funded in US

A moratorium had been placed on this type of treatment a year ago and it has recently been lifted.

# danger - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Nine children wounded after inflatable slide breaks free in the UK

None of the children’s injuries have been described as serious.

# danger - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Who are the people riding Dublin's rickshaws?

The pedal-powered cabs have faced calls for increased regulation.

# danger - Friday 29 July, 2016

Group rescued from rough seas in the UK after paddling out in search of Pokémon

“Catching a pocket fictional creature is not worth losing your life over.”

# danger - Sunday 26 June, 2016

'There was peer-pressure involved': Father of drowned son speaks out on his loss

Irish Water Safety are calling on the public to take greater care when swimming.

# danger - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Ikea recalls stair gate after a number of children suffer falls

The company said the locking mechanism is not reliable and poses a risk to small children.

# danger - Saturday 16 April, 2016

The Pope has taken in three refugee families

“The pope has desired to make a gesture of welcome regarding refugees,” the Vatican said.

Irish Rail drivers received no support as families question them at suicide inquests

That’s according to a report carried out by the Railway Accident Investigation Unit.

# danger - Monday 11 April, 2016

Armed robbery at children's play centre leaves staff member injured

The incident happened in south Dublin at around 6pm yesterday evening.

# danger - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Prank caller tricks worker into smashing Burger King window to let gas out

The person claimed to be from the local fire department.

# danger - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Customers waiting since November for fire-risk tumble dryers to be fixed

A number of tumble dryer owners were warned last year that their appliances could pose a fire hazard.

# danger - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Decapitated head found outside a café in central Amsterdam

It is believed the killing has come as part of gang warfare.

# danger - Friday 5 February, 2016

Warning for parents after naked man infiltrates Cork kids’ chat group

The man asked the children to put masks on their faces and touch themselves.

# danger - Friday 29 January, 2016

FBI release footage of Oregon ranch shooting

Robert ‘LaVoy’ Finicum was killed after a stand-off with police on Tuesday.

# danger - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

From The42 Former NFL player regrets playing football, says he's losing memory and can't go down stairs Danger

Former NFL player regrets playing football, says he's losing memory and can't go down stairs

Antwaan Randle El, 36, is starting to see serious effects of his life in football.

# danger - Saturday 16 January, 2016

Flooding drives rats out of their homes, and there is a hidden danger to worry about

The floods we’ve had over the past weeks have made germs and bacteria a danger.

# danger - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

UN to prepare measures against North Korea over detonation of 'hydrogen bomb'

Meanwhile, the US says evidence is ‘not consistent’ with the bomb claim.

# danger - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Family home gutted after hoverboard fire in Australia

The blaze began while the device was plugged in to charge.

# danger - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Alcohol pricing: Here's how the planned changes will affect your pocket

Alcohol pricing: Here's how the planned changes will affect your pocket

The government has announced that it will be setting the price of alcohol at €1 a unit.

# danger - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Ireland's most dangerous prisons: Around the country staff are working in constant danger

So far this year there have been more than 50 assaults by prisoners on staff.

# danger - Friday 20 November, 2015

A quarter of children feel their parents don't love them enough to keep them safe

Most Irish children appear to be aware of the dangers of the internet and feel most at risk of harm when they’re at school.

# danger - Sunday 18 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge You need to try Dublin's newest donuts, from the shop with the deadly name Aungier Danger

# danger - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Israeli troops respond to Palestinian protest with live ammunition, tear gas and rubber bullets

This came in a raid by troops hunting the murderers of a Jewish settler couple.

# danger - Friday 2 October, 2015

Clampdown on drivers, cyclists and pedestrians running red lights with over 2,500 caught so far

One red light camera has caught over 150 cars breaking a red light since June.

# danger - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

'Want to stop people breaking into your house? Turn your lights on', says the Gardaí

The seasonal warning comes as an increase in crime is expected.

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