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# disappearance - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Portuguese police search wells in Madeleine McCann investigation

The Mirror reported that police and divers in the Algarve region examined three disused wells on Thursday.

# disappearance - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

German prosecutors have 'concrete evidence' Madeleine McCann is dead

Three-year-old “Maddie” disappeared from the Portuguese holiday resort of Praia da Luz in 2007.

# disappearance - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Gardaí renew appeal for information on second anniversary of Tina Satchwell's disappearance

To date, the investigation has resulted in over 330 lines of enquiry being conducted.

# disappearance - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Interpol chief hasn't been seen since September - China won't say where he is

It is the latest high-profile disappearance in China.

# disappearance - Friday 29 June, 2018

Mother of Ciara Breen, girl missing from Dundalk since 1997, dies RIP

Mother of Ciara Breen, girl missing from Dundalk since 1997, dies

Bernadette Breen died yesterday peacefully at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda.

# disappearance - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

'I don't think he's alive, he wouldn't do this to us' - Cork mother of missing backpacker on the year-long search for her son

David O’Sullivan disappeared while navigating the Pacific Crest Trail in California in April 2017.

# disappearance - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Gardaí investigating the disappearance of Tina Satchwell set up search site at Castlemartyr Wood

There will be a media briefing held tomorrow morning.

# disappearance - Friday 2 February, 2018

'Unlikely' that Irish man missing in Australia will be found alive, missing dog is key, say police

Irish man Paddy Moriarty disappeared from his home in the isolated town of Larrimah on 16 December last.

# disappearance - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Lady Lucan - widow of Lord Lucan - found dead at her home in London

Veronica, the Dowager Countess of Lucan, was found unresponsive by police at her home in Eaton Row in Westminster after she was reported missing.

# disappearance - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Two suspects freed over girl's disappearance at French wedding

Both men had been held over inconsistencies in their statements.

# disappearance - Friday 1 September, 2017

Man arrested over disappearance of nine-year-old girl from Alps wedding

Maelys de Araujo was last seen at 3am local time on Sunday at the wedding venue.

# disappearance - Thursday 13 July, 2017

'There are people out there that know': Mother makes emotional plea for missing Ciara Breen

Ciara Breen went missing more than 20 years ago, and the main suspect in her disappearance died last week.

# disappearance - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Madeleine McCann disappeared 10 years ago today A Decade On This post contains videos

Madeleine McCann disappeared 10 years ago today

Her parents say they haven’t lost hope of finding her.

# disappearance - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Car discovery the latest twist in case of French family who disappeared two weeks ago

The national insurance card of one of the family members was found 280km away from where the car was found.

# disappearance - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

'She deserves to be laid to rest': Family appeal for information on 12th anniversary of woman's disappearance Murder Investigation This post contains videos

'She deserves to be laid to rest': Family appeal for information on 12th anniversary of woman's disappearance

Lisa Dorrian from Bangor disappeared after a party in 2005.

# disappearance - Monday 27 February, 2017

Fresh appeal for information on Fiona Sinnott case 19 years after her disappearance

Gardaí switched the case to a murder inquiry in 2005.

# disappearance - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Man in his 60s arrested in connection with disappearance in Kerry over 25 years ago

Charles Brooke Pickard was bundled into the back of his own van in April 1991, and hasn’t been seen since.

# disappearance - Monday 17 October, 2016

Police say British toddler who went missing 25 years ago 'died in an accident'

Ben Needham, who was 21 months, was last seen at the site on the island of Kos in 1991.

# disappearance - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Man arrested over missing baby who vanished in London 11 years ago

The 38-year-old was arrested on suspicion of preventing a lawful burial and perverting the course of justice.

# disappearance - Thursday 4 August, 2016

No forensic link found between Philip Cairns and Eamon Cooke

DNA evidence from the missing boy’s bag wasn’t linked to ‘any named person’.

# disappearance - Sunday 31 July, 2016

The search for missing plane MH370 is being called off, and families of the missing aren't happy

Two years later investigators are no closer to discovering what became of the missing plane.

# disappearance - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Hundreds of adults and children 'disappeared and tortured by Egyptian authorities'

A new report shows that hundreds of students, political activists and protesters have vanished.

# disappearance - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Gardaí believe children were coerced into placing missing Philip Cairns' bag in a laneway

Philip Cairns went missing from Rathfarnham on 23 October 1986

# disappearance - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

23 confirmed dead as passenger plane crashes on Nepal mountain

The aircraft lost contact with air traffic control eight minutes after taking off.

# disappearance - Sunday 17 January, 2016

A devastating mystery: 'Here I am, a man in my 70s, wondering what became of my brother'

“But here I am, all these years later, a man in my 70s, wondering what became of my 16-year-old brother almost 70 years ago.”

Irish man, whose wife disappeared in 2007, ordered to self-deport from the US

Paschal Delahunty, who for many years lived under an assumed identity, has been told that he can no longer stay in the US

# disappearance - Monday 4 January, 2016

Concern after five booksellers critical of Chinese government disappear

They are feared to have been detained by Chinese authorities.

# disappearance - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

# disappearance - Monday 19 October, 2015

'I believe he was abducted': Brother of Philip Cairns says DNA could be key to finding the truth

The 13-year-old went missing 29 years ago this month. Gardaí are still actively investigating his disappearance.

# disappearance - Friday 28 August, 2015

Man wanted in connection to landlord's murder spotted in Belfast Disappearance This post contains videos

Man wanted in connection to landlord's murder spotted in Belfast

“He may have looked for a lift, for accommodation or for work.”

# disappearance - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Gardaí search land in Dublin after tip-offs about disappearance of Barry Corcoran

The man has been missing since last month and was last seen in Ballyfermot.

# disappearance - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Teenager missing for two days found safe and well

The 15-year-old was last seen in Balbriggan on Monday.

# disappearance - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

59-year-old Vincent Maguire missing from Monaghan

The man was last seen at his home yesterday.

# disappearance - Monday 27 April, 2015

'It just never goes away': Parents of Deirdre Jacob still hoping for answers

The 18-year-old went missing in 1998 and no trace of her has ever been found.

# disappearance - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Body believed to be Alice Gross murder suspect removed from park after being found dead

The body, believed to be convicted killer, Arnis Zalkalns was found a mile from where the teenager’s body was found.

# disappearance - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Man charged in connection with disappearance of Adrian Folan

He will appear before a special sitting of Galway District Court this evening.

# disappearance - Friday 11 April, 2014

French lawyer convicted of murdering missing heiress after 36 years

The 76-year-old was sentenced to 20 years in his third trial for the killing of his then-mistress. Her body has never been found.

# disappearance - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

MH370 searchers hopeful of finding wreckage within 'days'

Four transmissions have been detected by an Australian ship from what is believed to be the plane’s black box.

# disappearance - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Why didn’t passengers on missing flight MH370 use their mobile phones?

In the age of smartphones and social media, one question about the disappearance of the plane has repeatedly been asked: why no contact from passengers?

Madeleine McCann search: Police hunt intruder who sexually abused five children

Scotland Yard says it wants to identify a man who assaulted children in the area where Madeleine McCann went missing almost seven years ago.

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