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# fire - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Woman in her 90s dies following house fire in north Dublin
# Cloghran
# Cloghran

Woman in her 90s dies following house fire in north Dublin

Nov 12th 2019, 9:07 AM 16,662 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí and fire services attended the fire at a house in Corballis, Cloghran at around 11.20pm last night.

# fire - Thursday 7 November, 2019

'It's the worst scandal that remains unresolved': Stardust episode five out now
# Stardust Podcast
# Stardust Podcast

'It's the worst scandal that remains unresolved': Stardust episode five out now

Nov 7th 2019, 7:00 AM 6,679 Views 4 Comments

The fifth episode of Stardust looks at the Tribunal of Inquiry that followed the fire and how families organised their initial fight for justice.

# fire - Thursday 31 October, 2019

At least 74 people killed after gas cylinders exploded on train in Pakistan
# Punjab
# Punjab

At least 74 people killed after gas cylinders exploded on train in Pakistan

Updated Oct 31st 2019, 3:00 PM 11,967 Views 6 Comments

There are reports that some passengers were cooking when the cylinders exploded.

New blaze in California threatens thousands of homes and Reagan presidential library
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

New blaze in California threatens thousands of homes and Reagan presidential library

Oct 31st 2019, 7:29 AM 8,372 Views 9 Comments

There have been no reported deaths so far from the blaze.

# fire - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Martin Kenny describes 'traumatic and difficult' experience after car set alight outside home
# Sinn Fein TD
# Sinn Fein TD

Martin Kenny describes 'traumatic and difficult' experience after car set alight outside home

Updated Oct 29th 2019, 7:30 PM 26,455 Views 65 Comments

The Sinn Féin TD’s car was set alight outside his home yesterday morning.

Traffic delays in Dublin after emergency services attend fire on Clanbrassil Street
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Traffic delays in Dublin after emergency services attend fire on Clanbrassil Street

Updated Oct 29th 2019, 5:45 PM 36,034 Views 12 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade has extinguished the blaze at the derelict building.

Grenfell Tower inquiry: 'Serious shortcomings' in response of fire service likely led to more deaths
# London
# London

Grenfell Tower inquiry: 'Serious shortcomings' in response of fire service likely led to more deaths

Oct 29th 2019, 7:48 AM 14,766 Views 15 Comments

72 people died in the fire in June 2017.

# fire - Monday 28 October, 2019

Appeal for witnesses after garda station in Monaghan is extensively damaged by fire
# Emyvale
# Emyvale

Appeal for witnesses after garda station in Monaghan is extensively damaged by fire

Updated Oct 28th 2019, 3:05 PM 31,554 Views 22 Comments

Investigations are continuing to establish the cause of the fire at Emyvale Garda Station.

California in 'state-of-emergency' as wildfires spreading forces thousands to flee their homes
# Emergency
# Emergency

California in 'state-of-emergency' as wildfires spreading forces thousands to flee their homes

Oct 28th 2019, 1:37 PM 11,080 Views 1 Comment

Many homes have been evacuated and power has been cut due to the fires.

Car of Sinn Féin TD who received death threats last week set on fire outside his home
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

Car of Sinn Féin TD who received death threats last week set on fire outside his home

Oct 28th 2019, 12:33 PM 41,927 Views 42 Comments

The Leitrim TD reported receiving death threats following a speech on asylum seekers in the Dáil.

# fire - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Investigation after car driven into vacant house and set on fire
# Coolock
# Coolock

Investigation after car driven into vacant house and set on fire

Oct 26th 2019, 7:17 PM 68,920 Views 40 Comments

The incident occurred in the Priorswood area last night.

# fire - Thursday 17 October, 2019

'There was a big build up to it for weeks': Episode two of Stardust out now
# Stardust Podcast
# Stardust Podcast

'There was a big build up to it for weeks': Episode two of Stardust out now

Oct 17th 2019, 7:30 AM 17,869 Views 5 Comments

The second episode of Stardust delves into the stories of those who went there that night and the history of the building in Artane.

# fire - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Gardaí appeal for witnesses following murder of man in Cork city
# Mardyke Walk
# Mardyke Walk

Gardaí appeal for witnesses following murder of man in Cork city

Updated Oct 13th 2019, 6:10 PM 63,766 Views 48 Comments

The State Pathologist has been notified and the scene is currently preserved.

# fire - Thursday 10 October, 2019

'It was the biggest show on our side really': Episode one of Stardust out now
# Stardust Podcast
# Stardust Podcast

'It was the biggest show on our side really': Episode one of Stardust out now

Oct 10th 2019, 5:15 PM 13,511 Views 0 Comments

In episode one, we take a look at what Ireland – and Dublin – was like at the beginning of the 1980s.

# fire - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Nine-year-old child charged with five counts of first-degree murder after fire in US
# Mobile Home
# Mobile Home

Nine-year-old child charged with five counts of first-degree murder after fire in US

Oct 9th 2019, 8:20 AM 37,502 Views 0 Comments

Three children and two adults died in the fire in April.

# fire - Monday 30 September, 2019

Greece says it wants to begin returning 10,000 migrants after deadly fire sparks riots
# Lesbos
# Lesbos

Greece says it wants to begin returning 10,000 migrants after deadly fire sparks riots

Sep 30th 2019, 10:40 PM 44,114 Views 53 Comments

A deadly fire led to riots in a camp on the island of Lesbos.

# fire - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Huge fire breaks out at chemical plant in northern France
# Blaze
# Blaze

Huge fire breaks out at chemical plant in northern France

Sep 26th 2019, 9:36 AM 18,420 Views 25 Comments

The fire broke out in the early hours of this morning.

# fire - Saturday 14 September, 2019

'We're in limbo': Over a dozen families forced to move after Dublin fire
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

'We're in limbo': Over a dozen families forced to move after Dublin fire

Sep 14th 2019, 7:35 PM 27,215 Views 13 Comments

The fire occurred this morning in Smithfield.

Cork shopping centre damaged by fire may not reopen until summer 2020
# Douglas
# Douglas

Cork shopping centre damaged by fire may not reopen until summer 2020

Sep 14th 2019, 12:28 PM 19,410 Views 41 Comments

Demolition is set to begin next week at Douglas Village Shopping Centre.

# fire - Friday 13 September, 2019

All six crew members were asleep when fire broke out on California dive boat, report says
# Fatal Fire
# Fatal Fire

All six crew members were asleep when fire broke out on California dive boat, report says

Sep 13th 2019, 7:49 AM 18,930 Views 2 Comments

A total of 34 people died in the 2 September fire.

# fire - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Traders in limbo as they wait for demolition of shopping centre car park in Douglas
# Cork
# Cork

Traders in limbo as they wait for demolition of shopping centre car park in Douglas

Sep 12th 2019, 6:05 AM 20,900 Views 36 Comments

The fire at the Douglas Village Shopping Centre destroyed vehicles and damaged the car park beyond repair.

# fire - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Over 40 residents ordered to immediately vacate Dublin flats over fire safety concerns
# High Court
# High Court

Over 40 residents ordered to immediately vacate Dublin flats over fire safety concerns

Sep 5th 2019, 6:16 PM 29,899 Views 0 Comments

If a fire started in any of the three buildings it would “spread very quickly”, the High Court was told.

# fire - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Five members of same family among 34 presumed dead in California scuba diving boat fire
# Santa Barbara
# Santa Barbara

Five members of same family among 34 presumed dead in California scuba diving boat fire

Sep 4th 2019, 7:31 AM 17,096 Views 2 Comments

Authorities say they have ended their search for survivors.

# fire - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

At least 25 people confirmed dead after dive boat sinks in flames off California coast
# Santa Barbara
# Santa Barbara

At least 25 people confirmed dead after dive boat sinks in flames off California coast

Sep 3rd 2019, 7:49 AM 15,831 Views 3 Comments

Nine other people who were onboard remain missing.

# fire - Monday 2 September, 2019

Plan underway to remove 50 cars which were completely destroyed in a Cork shopping centre blaze
# Douglas
# Douglas

Plan underway to remove 50 cars which were completely destroyed in a Cork shopping centre blaze

Sep 2nd 2019, 6:00 PM 25,151 Views 42 Comments

Two levels of the multi-storey car park were engulfed in flames.

Vehicles 'completely destroyed' during fire at car park in Cork shopping centre
# Douglas
# Douglas

Vehicles 'completely destroyed' during fire at car park in Cork shopping centre

Sep 2nd 2019, 8:54 AM 38,199 Views 73 Comments

Nobody was injured in the fire at the building on Saturday evening.

# fire - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Large fire at Cork shopping centre brought under control overnight
# Douglas Shopping Centre
# Douglas Shopping Centre

Large fire at Cork shopping centre brought under control overnight

Sep 1st 2019, 8:01 AM 31,950 Views 40 Comments

The fire broke out at Douglas Shopping Centre in Cork City yesterday evening.

# fire - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Firefighters battle large blaze at Cork shopping centre
# Douglas
# Douglas

Firefighters battle large blaze at Cork shopping centre

Aug 31st 2019, 8:13 PM 53,032 Views 38 Comments

Several units from around Cork City are in attendance.

Man (70s) dies following early morning house fire in Waterford
# Ballytruckle
# Ballytruckle

Man (70s) dies following early morning house fire in Waterford

Aug 31st 2019, 9:26 AM 16,638 Views 3 Comments

The fire was brought under control by local fire services.

# fire - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Four teens arrested over house fire in Drogheda
# Rathmullen Park
# Rathmullen Park

Four teens arrested over house fire in Drogheda

Aug 27th 2019, 9:40 PM 20,085 Views 0 Comments

The fire took place in July in Rathmullen Park.

# fire - Monday 26 August, 2019

Teenager charged after 'suspicious fire' breaks out at Scottish high school
# Dunfermline
# Dunfermline

Teenager charged after 'suspicious fire' breaks out at Scottish high school

Aug 26th 2019, 1:18 PM 11,798 Views 0 Comments

More than 80 firefighters worked through the night at Woodmill High School.

# fire - Monday 19 August, 2019

Gran Canaria: 5,000 evacuated as 'extremely fierce' wildfire sweeps holiday island
# Wildfire
# Wildfire

Gran Canaria: 5,000 evacuated as 'extremely fierce' wildfire sweeps holiday island

Aug 19th 2019, 8:47 AM 24,951 Views 7 Comments

More than 600 firefighters and 14 aircraft have battled to contain the flames.

Firefighters battle 'substantial' blaze overnight at derelict building in Cork
# Blackpool
# Blackpool

Firefighters battle 'substantial' blaze overnight at derelict building in Cork

Aug 19th 2019, 8:13 AM 16,732 Views 1 Comment

Cork City Fire Brigade was called to the building in the Blackpool area yesterday evening.

# fire - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Five people taken to hospital after collision between car and campervan on M1
# Motorway
# Motorway

Five people taken to hospital after collision between car and campervan on M1

Aug 18th 2019, 12:28 PM 64,043 Views 38 Comments

Their injuries are believed to be minor.

# fire - Monday 12 August, 2019

Gran Canaria wildfire sparks evacuation of hundreds of people
# Spain
# Spain

Gran Canaria wildfire sparks evacuation of hundreds of people

Aug 12th 2019, 12:21 PM 29,733 Views 2 Comments

Police said they detained a man for allegedly starting the fire by using welding equipment.

# fire - Friday 9 August, 2019

Young man in critical condition after being stabbed near bonfire in Belfast
# Internment
# Internment

Young man in critical condition after being stabbed near bonfire in Belfast

Updated Aug 9th 2019, 10:15 AM 31,951 Views 54 Comments

A second man was also stabbed, and two men have been arrested.

Man in his 60s dies in house fire in Kerry
# Killorglin
# Killorglin

Man in his 60s dies in house fire in Kerry

Aug 9th 2019, 8:32 AM 15,084 Views 2 Comments

The man, the sole occupant of the house, was pronounced dead at the scene.

# fire - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Fire breaks out on the seventh floor of apartment complex in Dublin city centre
# Parnell Street
# Parnell Street

Fire breaks out on the seventh floor of apartment complex in Dublin city centre

Jul 24th 2019, 11:14 AM 24,566 Views 16 Comments

It is understood the fire broke out on the balcony of a seventh floor apartment shortly before 10am this morning and spread inside.

# fire - Monday 22 July, 2019

Winds revive Portugal wildfires as over 30 people injured by the flames
# Castelo Branco
# Castelo Branco

Winds revive Portugal wildfires as over 30 people injured by the flames

Jul 22nd 2019, 8:38 PM 6,906 Views 0 Comments

Seven regions of Portugal have been on fire alert today because of the dry weather and high temperatures.

# fire - Sunday 21 July, 2019

'Something strange is going on': 1,300 firefighters battle blazes in Portugal
# Castelo Branco
# Castelo Branco

'Something strange is going on': 1,300 firefighters battle blazes in Portugal

Jul 21st 2019, 2:39 PM 44,447 Views 19 Comments

Authorities are looking into whether the fires were started deliberately.