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# ghost-town - Saturday 7 September, 2019

Farce as France play Andorra's anthem instead of Albania's - then apologise to Armenia
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From The42
# Ghost Town

Farce as France play Andorra's anthem instead of Albania's - then apologise to Armenia

Sep 7th 2019, 8:49 PM 41,857 Views 19 Comments

What a mess.

# ghost-town - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Video shows how a city became a ghost town after being taken by ISIS
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Video shows how a city became a ghost town after being taken by ISIS

May 23rd 2015, 10:30 AM 12,633 Views 32 Comments

Ramadi once had a population of 500,000. Now, it is a ghost town.

# ghost-town - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Got €1.36 to spare? You could buy 130 houses in this "ghost town"*
# Songs From Northern Britain
# Songs From Northern Britain

Got €1.36 to spare? You could buy 130 houses in this "ghost town"*

Feb 26th 2015, 12:09 PM 21,676 Views 20 Comments

*If you’re willing to do them up and manage them.

# ghost-town - Saturday 7 February, 2015

This day 10 years ago, Bertie Ahern turned the sod on Adamstown
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# Ghost Town

This day 10 years ago, Bertie Ahern turned the sod on Adamstown

Feb 7th 2015, 6:00 PM 24,308 Views 81 Comments

Fewer than 1,500 homes have been built.

# ghost-town - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

New York has been shut down
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# Ghost Town

New York has been shut down

Jan 27th 2015, 7:31 AM 38,184 Views 29 Comments

Snow storms are expected to dump up to a metre of snow on the city.

# ghost-town - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

VIDEO: Drone captures haunting footage of Chernobyl ghost town
# 28 Years Later
# 28 Years Later

VIDEO: Drone captures haunting footage of Chernobyl ghost town

Dec 3rd 2014, 7:30 AM 21,222 Views 26 Comments

‘Serene and disturbing.’

# ghost-town - Friday 11 April, 2014

The most economically depressed town in Ireland is...
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# Ghost Town

The most economically depressed town in Ireland is...

Apr 11th 2014, 10:41 PM 199,244 Views 139 Comments

The results are in…Teagasc has ranked every town in Ireland.

# ghost-town - Monday 10 March, 2014

Lazio lose at near-empty stadium as irate fans ramp up protest against president
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From The42
# Ghost Town

Lazio lose at near-empty stadium as irate fans ramp up protest against president

Mar 10th 2014, 7:00 AM 5,680 Views 0 Comments

Banners in the 82,000-seater Stadio Olimpico read ‘It’s him or us’ and ‘Today, only him’.

# ghost-town - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

After the exodus: Eerie Christmas Day photos of empty Dublin streets
# Ghost Town
# Ghost Town

After the exodus: Eerie Christmas Day photos of empty Dublin streets

Dec 24th 2013, 3:47 PM 38,002 Views 57 Comments

Ever wondered what goes on in the capital when everyone’s ‘home for the holidays’? Not much, it turns out…

# ghost-town - Sunday 5 August, 2012

In pics: Tour the streets of China's most famous ghost city
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# Tumbleweed

In pics: Tour the streets of China's most famous ghost city

Aug 5th 2012, 12:00 PM 16,342 Views 16 Comments

Kangbashi saw a property price crash last year – but construction is still going on there as much of the city’s luxury properties lie empty.

# ghost-town - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

GALLERY: Massive Chinese-built ghost town in the middle of Angola
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# Ghost Town

GALLERY: Massive Chinese-built ghost town in the middle of Angola

Jul 3rd 2012, 8:15 PM 24,415 Views 39 Comments

The $3 billion development covers 12,355 acres and was built to house 500,000 people.

# ghost-town - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

May 27th 2012, 11:00 AM 58 Views 2 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web…

# ghost-town - Monday 28 November, 2011

In pictures: Six weeks on, Priory Hall is a ghost town
# Priory Hall
# Priory Hall

In pictures: Six weeks on, Priory Hall is a ghost town

Nov 28th 2011, 1:35 PM 4,839 Views 14 Comments

It’s been almost two months since the residents of the Priory Hall in Donaghmede were told to abandon their homes – and here’s what the apartment complex looks like now.

# ghost-town - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Ghost town: 3 unusual places you can visit for nothing today
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# OPW

Ghost town: 3 unusual places you can visit for nothing today

Jul 6th 2011, 11:09 AM 1,316 Views 4 Comments

All the OPW’s visitor sites are free to enter today. They include the usual big names – plus some altogether stranger…