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# death - Thursday 28 March, 2019

At least 19 people die after huge fire rips through building in Bangladesh
# Dhaka
# Dhaka

At least 19 people die after huge fire rips through building in Bangladesh

Updated Mar 28th 2019, 9:50 PM 19,918 Views 7 Comments

Many people jumped to their deaths to escape the inferno.

Minister promises review into deaths of Marie Downey and her son in Cork hospital
# RIP
# RIP

Minister promises review into deaths of Marie Downey and her son in Cork hospital

Mar 28th 2019, 1:46 PM 17,335 Views 5 Comments

Marie was pronounced dead at the hospital last Monday. It’s understood she may have suffered a seizure while feeding her son.

# death - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Man sentenced to minimum 9 years in prison for murder of Syrian national
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man sentenced to minimum 9 years in prison for murder of Syrian national

Mar 26th 2019, 5:59 PM 15,317 Views 16 Comments

Callin Wilson (20), currently of no fixed abode, pleaded guilty to the murder of Hazem Ahmed Ghreir.

# death - Saturday 23 March, 2019

'We've lost a warrior': Tributes paid after death of independent midwife Philomena Canning
# Philomena Canning
# Philomena Canning

'We've lost a warrior': Tributes paid after death of independent midwife Philomena Canning

Mar 23rd 2019, 12:37 PM 26,741 Views 0 Comments

Canning, who was suffering from terminal ovarian cancer, had been seeking damages from the HSE.

# death - Thursday 21 March, 2019

'My baby boy is gone forever': Man jailed for life for murdering fellow drug dealer
# Courts
# Courts

'My baby boy is gone forever': Man jailed for life for murdering fellow drug dealer

Mar 21st 2019, 9:06 PM 29,879 Views 9 Comments

Rihards Lavickis (26) had pleaded not guilty to murder, but guilty to manslaughter.

# death - Monday 18 March, 2019

'We all owe you': Tributes after death of musician behind Pulp Fiction theme song
# Dick Dale
# Dick Dale

'We all owe you': Tributes after death of musician behind Pulp Fiction theme song

Mar 18th 2019, 11:00 AM 23,151 Views 3 Comments

His style influenced musicians like The Beach Boys, Eddie Van Halen and Jimi Hendrix.

# death - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Pat Laffan - who played Pat Mustard and Georgie Burgess - has died
# RIP
# RIP

Pat Laffan - who played Pat Mustard and Georgie Burgess - has died

Mar 14th 2019, 8:11 PM 41,126 Views 31 Comments

Tributes were paid to the actor today.

# death - Monday 11 March, 2019

Inquest hears details of Prodigy frontman Keith Flint's death
# Inquest
# Inquest

Inquest hears details of Prodigy frontman Keith Flint's death

Mar 11th 2019, 2:35 PM 90,572 Views 47 Comments

The singer (49) was found dead last week on at his home in a village in Essex.

'He wanted to save the world': Mother leads tributes to Irish aid worker who died in air crash
# Michael Ryan
# Michael Ryan

'He wanted to save the world': Mother leads tributes to Irish aid worker who died in air crash

Mar 11th 2019, 8:35 AM 23,042 Views 11 Comments

He was killed in an Ethiopian Airlines crash over the weekend.

# death - Friday 1 March, 2019

'An incomparable talent': Tributes paid to award-winning composer Andre Previn
# Andre Previn
# Andre Previn

'An incomparable talent': Tributes paid to award-winning composer Andre Previn

Mar 1st 2019, 7:12 AM 10,579 Views 5 Comments

The German-American musician had won four Oscars and 10 Grammys during his career.

# death - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Family of murdered woman Clodagh Hawe to meet Garda Commissioner
# Inquiry
# Inquiry

Family of murdered woman Clodagh Hawe to meet Garda Commissioner

Feb 28th 2019, 8:21 PM 24,597 Views 24 Comments

Clodagh’s family met with Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan today.

# death - Friday 15 February, 2019

Garda probe after sudden death of young man found unresponsive in Wicklow pub
# Greystones
# Greystones

Garda probe after sudden death of young man found unresponsive in Wicklow pub

Feb 15th 2019, 9:16 PM 46,691 Views 5 Comments

Officers attended the scene at the public house in Greystones at 9.30pm last night.

Man due in court charged in connection with death of man in Kerry
# Killorglin
# Killorglin

Man due in court charged in connection with death of man in Kerry

Feb 15th 2019, 8:29 AM 10,828 Views 0 Comments

Stephen O’Connor passed away on Monday.

# death - Monday 28 January, 2019

Louisiana man suspected of killing five people caught at grandmother's Virginia home
# Arrested
# Arrested

Louisiana man suspected of killing five people caught at grandmother's Virginia home

Jan 28th 2019, 9:24 AM 18,794 Views 0 Comments

Dakota Theriot was captured by poilice yesterday.

# death - Sunday 27 January, 2019

Police search for 'armed and dangerous' man accused of killing parents and 3 others in shootings
# Louisiana
# Louisiana

Police search for 'armed and dangerous' man accused of killing parents and 3 others in shootings

Jan 27th 2019, 12:18 PM 50,499 Views 16 Comments

Dakota Theriot was being sought on first-degree murder and other charges.

# death - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Rescuers recover body of Spanish boy who fell down well
# Julen Rosello
# Julen Rosello

Rescuers recover body of Spanish boy who fell down well

Jan 26th 2019, 7:45 AM 61,465 Views 22 Comments

A hearse arrived at the site shortly after the news broke to take his body to a funeral home.

# death - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Teenage girl dies in hospital after being knocked down by car in Cork collision
# Appeal
# Appeal

Teenage girl dies in hospital after being knocked down by car in Cork collision

Jan 2nd 2019, 7:50 AM 29,544 Views 5 Comments

The collision involving the 16-year-old and a car happened at 7.45pm on Monday.

# death - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

'Medical checks' for all children at US border posts after 8-year-old boy dies on Christmas Eve
# Guatamala
# Guatamala

'Medical checks' for all children at US border posts after 8-year-old boy dies on Christmas Eve

Dec 26th 2018, 10:36 AM 13,016 Views 36 Comments

It is the second death of a migrant child in the care and custody of US Customs and Border Protection in a month.

# death - Monday 17 December, 2018

Garda treating discovery of body in burning car as a personal tragedy
# Ballincollig
# Ballincollig

Garda treating discovery of body in burning car as a personal tragedy

Dec 17th 2018, 9:39 PM 67,808 Views 18 Comments

The alarm was raised at around 6.15pm yesterday evening.

# death - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Man (50s) dies following assault in Waterford
# Portlaw
# Portlaw

Man (50s) dies following assault in Waterford

Dec 13th 2018, 5:23 PM 17,060 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have arrested a man in his 20s over the incident.

# death - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Man arrested in connection with death of woman on farm earlier this year
# Galway
# Galway

Man arrested in connection with death of woman on farm earlier this year

Dec 11th 2018, 3:32 PM 20,159 Views 4 Comments

A woman in her 70s was fatally injured when she was struck by an agricultural vehicle on a farm in Galway in April.

# death - Friday 7 December, 2018

Former US president George HW Bush laid to rest in Texas
# Burial
# Burial

Former US president George HW Bush laid to rest in Texas

Dec 7th 2018, 7:17 AM 12,056 Views 3 Comments

George HW Bush died last Friday at the age 94.

# death - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Dónall Farmer - who played Fr Tim Devereux on Glenroe - dies aged 81
# RIP
# RIP

Dónall Farmer - who played Fr Tim Devereux on Glenroe - dies aged 81

Dec 6th 2018, 12:23 PM 18,542 Views 9 Comments

Dónall is survived by his wife Eileen and children Orla, Catherine and Dónall.

# death - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Town in shock after popular local killed in incident where garda was dragged 500 metres by car
# Castleblayney
# Castleblayney

Town in shock after popular local killed in incident where garda was dragged 500 metres by car

Nov 28th 2018, 4:56 PM 48,674 Views 18 Comments

Stephen Marron was assistant sacristan of the local parish and was driving a car which was crashed into by the car dragging the garda.

'Rebel' RAF veteran and Twitter phenomenon Harry Leslie Smith dies aged 95
# Harry's Last Stand
# Harry's Last Stand

'Rebel' RAF veteran and Twitter phenomenon Harry Leslie Smith dies aged 95

Nov 28th 2018, 10:40 AM 16,698 Views 30 Comments

The veteran’s illness was documented by his son after Smith gathered a huge following on Twitter.

# death - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Aspiration of milk was a factor in the death of three-month-old baby, inquest hears
# Baby Cormac
# Baby Cormac

Aspiration of milk was a factor in the death of three-month-old baby, inquest hears

Nov 27th 2018, 4:58 PM 29,286 Views 0 Comments

Cormac Lafferty died on 10 September 2016.

# death - Saturday 27 October, 2018

How John Reynolds changed the club and festival scenes - and Ireland along the way
# RIP
# RIP

How John Reynolds changed the club and festival scenes - and Ireland along the way

Oct 27th 2018, 7:30 AM 28,151 Views 8 Comments

The death of the promoter has sent a wave of shock through the Irish music and festival scenes.

# death - Friday 26 October, 2018

'A visionary', 'Inspirational': Tributes paid to well-known music promoter John Reynolds
# RIP
# RIP

'A visionary', 'Inspirational': Tributes paid to well-known music promoter John Reynolds

Updated Oct 26th 2018, 1:57 PM 37,213 Views 11 Comments

“Ireland is less today for his passing,” Leo Varadkar said.

# death - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Tributes paid to Amanda Carroll as Garda investigation into her death continues
# Mountjoy Garda Station
# Mountjoy Garda Station

Tributes paid to Amanda Carroll as Garda investigation into her death continues

Oct 21st 2018, 7:46 PM 57,963 Views 0 Comments

Carroll’s body was found by Dublin Fire Brigade this afternoon.

# death - Monday 15 October, 2018

Body of man (20s) discovered at Galway's City Hall
# Death
# Death

Body of man (20s) discovered at Galway's City Hall

Oct 15th 2018, 2:25 PM 21,262 Views 1 Comment

The discovery of the body was made at City Hall on College Road at around 9.30am this morning.

Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67
# RIP
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# RIP

Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67

Oct 15th 2018, 2:00 AM 6,544 Views 2 Comments

The broadcaster covered four World Cups throughout his career but is most fondly remembered as the man charged with covering Serie A for Channel 4.

# death - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

CCTV released in case of missing US-based Saudi journalist
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

CCTV released in case of missing US-based Saudi journalist

Oct 10th 2018, 1:11 PM 13,172 Views 32 Comments

US government sources believe he was killed, but Saudi Arabia says the claims are “baseless”.

# death - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Spanish opera star Montserrat Caballe who duetted with Freddie Mercury, dies aged 85
# RIP
# RIP

Spanish opera star Montserrat Caballe who duetted with Freddie Mercury, dies aged 85

Oct 6th 2018, 8:59 AM 11,297 Views 17 Comments

In her almost unlimited repertoire, she starred in 90 opera roles with nearly 4,000 stage performances.

# death - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Appeal for witnesses after walkers struck in separate serious road accidents in Mayo and Dublin
# Accidents
# Accidents

Appeal for witnesses after walkers struck in separate serious road accidents in Mayo and Dublin

Sep 30th 2018, 10:04 AM 32,162 Views 3 Comments

A man in his 30s dies after being struck by a van in west Dublin this morning, while a 31-year-old woman suffered serious head injuries after being hit by a car in Breaffy, Mayo.

19-year-old man dies after taking ill at music festival in Meath
# Fairyhouse
# Fairyhouse

19-year-old man dies after taking ill at music festival in Meath

Sep 30th 2018, 9:06 AM 65,491 Views 21 Comments

The man was taken to hospital in Dublin where he was pronounced dead.

# death - Sunday 23 September, 2018

Britain's top forensic pathologist: 'You're exposed to man's inhumanity to man every day'
# Life And Death
# Life And Death

Britain's top forensic pathologist: 'You're exposed to man's inhumanity to man every day'

Sep 23rd 2018, 7:30 PM 22,023 Views 10 Comments

Dr Richard Shepherd said he did not realise the impact his job was having on him until his breakdown two years ago.

# death - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Life, death and the story of a motorway bypassing towns in the West
# When All Is Ruin
# When All Is Ruin

Life, death and the story of a motorway bypassing towns in the West

Sep 22nd 2018, 8:30 PM 35,865 Views 7 Comments

A new documentary explores the twists and turns of the M17/M18 motorway.

# death - Friday 21 September, 2018

Vietnamese president dies after contracting 'rare virus'
# Tran Dai Quang
# Tran Dai Quang

Vietnamese president dies after contracting 'rare virus'

Sep 21st 2018, 10:30 AM 18,977 Views 9 Comments

The 61-year-old’s death is not likely to dramatically alter politics in the country.

# death - Sunday 9 September, 2018

'With palliative care, my dad was able to choose how he died - in his family's arms'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'With palliative care, my dad was able to choose how he died - in his family's arms'

Sep 9th 2018, 7:30 PM 27,412 Views 15 Comments

Lilian Bell writes about her father, Donal Bell, on the eve of Palliative Care Week 2018.

Man dies in Laois crash after his van hit a ditch
# Laois
# Laois

Man dies in Laois crash after his van hit a ditch

Sep 9th 2018, 9:55 AM 18,610 Views 1 Comment

The incident happened at around 7.30pm yesterday evening.