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#Death

# death - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Call for immediate action to prevent further deaths after worker dies in Dublin's North Docks
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Call for immediate action to prevent further deaths after worker dies in Dublin's North Docks

Updated Aug 14th 2019, 6:20 PM 54,468 Views 19 Comments

Seven workers have died at ports and docks around Ireland in the last two years.

# death - Monday 12 August, 2019

Autopsy carried out on the body of billionaire Jeffrey Epstein
# United States
# United States

Autopsy carried out on the body of billionaire Jeffrey Epstein

Aug 12th 2019, 7:47 AM 59,889 Views 73 Comments

Epstein was found dead in his cell in a suspected suicide.

# death - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Man dies from injuries after single vehicle crash in Cork
# Midleton
# Midleton

Man dies from injuries after single vehicle crash in Cork

Aug 11th 2019, 3:59 PM 31,198 Views 2 Comments

The road was closed at the time and the scene was examined.

# death - Monday 5 August, 2019

Teenager dies after falling ill at Indiependence music festival in Cork
# Indiependence
# Indiependence

Teenager dies after falling ill at Indiependence music festival in Cork

Aug 5th 2019, 5:26 PM 123,584 Views 145 Comments

He had initially presented himself to medical staff at the event.

# death - Friday 19 July, 2019

Man arrested after man (40s) stabbed to death in Dublin overnight
# North Strand
# North Strand

Man arrested after man (40s) stabbed to death in Dublin overnight

Updated Jul 19th 2019, 12:30 PM 45,335 Views 56 Comments

It is understood the man sustained serious injuries in the incident.

# death - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Greek farmer confesses to killing American scientist whose body was found in WWII bunker
# Murder
# Murder

Greek farmer confesses to killing American scientist whose body was found in WWII bunker

Jul 16th 2019, 10:49 PM 32,050 Views 15 Comments

Eaton had been attending a conference on the island.

# death - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Tributes paid to presenter and YouTuber Emily Hartridge who died in an accident
# UK
# UK

Tributes paid to presenter and YouTuber Emily Hartridge who died in an accident

Jul 14th 2019, 3:30 PM 69,988 Views 16 Comments

“She has touched so many lives it’s hard to imagine things without her. She was a very special person.”

Bodies of man and woman found at Derry property
# PSNI
# PSNI

Bodies of man and woman found at Derry property

Jul 14th 2019, 2:41 PM 17,564 Views 0 Comments

The two bodies were found at a property on Great James’ Street.

# death - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Boy (10) dies after drowning at a house in Co Louth
# Carlingford
# Carlingford

Boy (10) dies after drowning at a house in Co Louth

Jul 11th 2019, 2:04 PM 103,359 Views 12 Comments

Gardaí were called to the scene in Carlingford this morning.

Barrister and political commentator Noel Whelan has died aged 50
# RIP
# RIP

Barrister and political commentator Noel Whelan has died aged 50

Jul 11th 2019, 7:36 AM 79,702 Views 34 Comments

Whelan was highly involved in the referendum campaigns to legalise same sex marriage iand to Repeal the Eighth Amendment.

# death - Monday 8 July, 2019

Woman in her 30s arrested in connection with death of 2-year-old Santina Cawley
# Cork
# Cork

Woman in her 30s arrested in connection with death of 2-year-old Santina Cawley

Jul 8th 2019, 12:38 PM 53,000 Views 10 Comments

Santina was rushed to hospital shortly after 5am last Friday having sustained bone fractures and a serious head injury.

# death - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Man dies after 'one punch' attack on Co Down beach
# Tyrella Beach
# Tyrella Beach

Man dies after 'one punch' attack on Co Down beach

Jun 30th 2019, 12:37 PM 27,647 Views 0 Comments

A 21-year-old man has been charged with grievous bodily harm.

# death - Saturday 29 June, 2019

Spain hit by more wildfires as European heatwave continues
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

Spain hit by more wildfires as European heatwave continues

Jun 29th 2019, 3:06 PM 19,425 Views 11 Comments

The heat has already claimed several lives, including a 17-year-old harvest worker in Spain and a 72-year-old homeless man in Italy.

# death - Saturday 15 June, 2019

Murder investigation launched into death of 41-year-old woman in Westport
# Valerie French Kilroy
# Valerie French Kilroy

Murder investigation launched into death of 41-year-old woman in Westport

Updated Jun 15th 2019, 9:24 PM 77,532 Views 22 Comments

A man (40s) arrested in connection with this investigation remains in garda custody.

# death - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Billy McKee - a founding member of the Provisional IRA - has died aged 97
# Belfast
# Belfast

Billy McKee - a founding member of the Provisional IRA - has died aged 97

Jun 12th 2019, 8:07 PM 28,069 Views 53 Comments

McKee always defended the worst atrocities of the IRA.

# death - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Cyclist killed after being struck by car at Gap of Dunloe
# Kerry
# Kerry

Cyclist killed after being struck by car at Gap of Dunloe

Jun 2nd 2019, 2:04 PM 33,312 Views 37 Comments

The incident occurred at about 8am this morning.

Man (20s) killed and two others injured after 4x4 crashes in Tipperary
# Dundrum
# Dundrum

Man (20s) killed and two others injured after 4x4 crashes in Tipperary

Jun 2nd 2019, 11:04 AM 29,111 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened early this morning.

# death - Friday 31 May, 2019

Sister of former Finance Minister Michael Noonan among three women killed in Limerick crash
# Listowel
# Listowel

Sister of former Finance Minister Michael Noonan among three women killed in Limerick crash

Updated May 31st 2019, 2:20 PM 60,405 Views 10 Comments

It is believed that some of the women who were killed were travelling to Listowel Writers’ Week in Kerry.

Pedestrian dies in hit-and-run in Dublin
# Swords Road
# Swords Road

Pedestrian dies in hit-and-run in Dublin

May 31st 2019, 8:02 AM 27,764 Views 20 Comments

A man in his 20s was killed after being struck by a HGV vehicle that failed to remain on the scene.

# death - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Death of woman in Donegal house being treated as a 'sudden death'
# Milford
# Milford

Death of woman in Donegal house being treated as a 'sudden death'

May 12th 2019, 6:00 PM 21,319 Views 1 Comment

The woman was found dead in the bedroom of a house early yesterday morning.

# death - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Male teenager presents himself to Gardaí after 18-year-old stabbed to death
# Dundrum
# Dundrum

Male teenager presents himself to Gardaí after 18-year-old stabbed to death

Updated May 11th 2019, 5:20 PM 71,228 Views 38 Comments

The teenager has been named locally as Azzam Raguragui.

# death - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Saoradh offices searched as part of Lyra McKee murder investigation
# Derry
# Derry

Saoradh offices searched as part of Lyra McKee murder investigation

May 7th 2019, 3:49 PM 14,109 Views 0 Comments

A number of items were seized during the search for further investigation.

# death - Sunday 5 May, 2019

'Great man', 'oozed integrity', 'brilliant writer' - tributes pour in for late Offaly boss
# Death
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# Death

'Great man', 'oozed integrity', 'brilliant writer' - tributes pour in for late Offaly boss

May 5th 2019, 2:33 PM 9,616 Views 3 Comments

Eugene McGee has passed away.

# death - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

'We know that we will all rejoice together on the day that justice is achieved for our Lyra'
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

'We know that we will all rejoice together on the day that justice is achieved for our Lyra'

Apr 30th 2019, 8:38 PM 7,451 Views 12 Comments

Lyra (29) was murdered early on Good Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry during a night of fierce riots.

# death - Friday 26 April, 2019

Father of footballer Emiliano Sala dies three months after son's fatal plane crash
# RIP
# RIP

Father of footballer Emiliano Sala dies three months after son's fatal plane crash

Apr 26th 2019, 2:51 PM 40,868 Views 10 Comments

The light aircraft carrying Emiliano Sala disappeared near the British island of Guernsey on 21 January.

# death - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Lyra's family: 'A warm and innocent heart, she was the greatest listener, someone who had time for everyone'
# Tribute
# Tribute

Lyra's family: 'A warm and innocent heart, she was the greatest listener, someone who had time for everyone'

Apr 23rd 2019, 10:43 PM 9,120 Views 0 Comments

Lyra was murdered early on Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry following a night of fierce riots.

# death - Friday 19 April, 2019

'They must be brought to justice': Leaders of NI parties issue joint statement condemning killing of Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

'They must be brought to justice': Leaders of NI parties issue joint statement condemning killing of Lyra McKee

Apr 19th 2019, 2:23 PM 18,601 Views 44 Comments

In a rare unified statement, the six leaders said the attack was also an attack on the members of the Derry community.

Lyra McKee: A determined journalist who told the stories of marginalised people and her country’s troubled past
# RIP
# RIP

Lyra McKee: A determined journalist who told the stories of marginalised people and her country’s troubled past

Apr 19th 2019, 12:22 PM 45,601 Views 37 Comments

Lyra’s work covered topics to do with the legacy of the Troubles, the fight for LGBT equality, and her own life.

29-year-old journalist Lyra McKee shot dead during riots in Derry
# CREGGAN
# CREGGAN

29-year-old journalist Lyra McKee shot dead during riots in Derry

Updated Apr 19th 2019, 7:26 AM 114,687 Views 157 Comments

Police said they were treating the shooting as a terrorist incident.

# death - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Appeal for witnesses after man killed in car and truck crash near Bulmers factory in Clonmel
# Co Tipperary
# Co Tipperary

Appeal for witnesses after man killed in car and truck crash near Bulmers factory in Clonmel

Apr 18th 2019, 12:50 PM 31,674 Views 3 Comments

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

# death - Saturday 30 March, 2019

'Two special angels': Husband pays emotional tribute at funeral of Marie Downey and infant son
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

'Two special angels': Husband pays emotional tribute at funeral of Marie Downey and infant son

Mar 30th 2019, 4:50 PM 52,729 Views 17 Comments

Marie Downey and her son Darragh died in tragic circumstances at a Cork hospital this week.

# death - Friday 29 March, 2019

Legendary filmmaker and French New Wave pioneer Agnes Varda dies aged 90
# RIP
# RIP

Legendary filmmaker and French New Wave pioneer Agnes Varda dies aged 90

Mar 29th 2019, 12:18 PM 9,817 Views 5 Comments

She continued making films right up to her death.

# 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 19,936 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 17,350 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 15,341 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 26,763 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 29,929 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 23,162 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 41,274 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 90,596 Views 47 Comments

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