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# mystery - Saturday 3 August, 2019

Ongoing lack of clarity on funding is 'not inhibiting' popular mortgage scheme in any way, says government

Higher-than-anticipated demand for the Rebuilding Ireland Home Loan had put its future in doubt.

# mystery - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Scans on US diplomats posted in Cuba show 'something happened' to their brains

Cuba has rejected the results of a study by the University of Pennsylvania.

# mystery - Monday 24 December, 2018

Police admit there is a possibility that no drones hovered over Gatwick Airport

Police are scrambling for answers after releasing their only suspects in the Gatwick Airport drone mystery.

# mystery - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

'Admit she was kidnapped' - Concerns raised over disappearance of Dubai princess captured at sea

Human Rights Watch has urged the Dubai authorities to reveal the whereabouts of the princess.

# mystery - Saturday 24 March, 2018

50 years on, mystery still surrounds Ireland's worst ever air crash

The aircraft went down into the sea just off Tuskar Rock, killing all 61 passengers and crew.

# mystery - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Danish police search homemade submarine but don't find body of missing journalist

The journalist had been aboard the submarine before it sank.

# mystery - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Australian police get to the bottom of mysterious SOS sign in the outback

A man got in touch with local police claiming that his brother left the message in 2013.

# mystery - 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.

# mystery - Sunday 19 March, 2017

There may be more mystery to the death of Kim Jong-Nam than was first thought Mystery This post contains videos

There may be more mystery to the death of Kim Jong-Nam than was first thought

There are doubts about how VX was used safely by the assassins.

# mystery - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Three years ago MH370 went missing and still hasn't been found

The plane, which had 239 people on board, has never been found.

# mystery - Friday 3 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge Which pub on Grafton Street is Ed Sheeran talking about in his new song? Mystery

# mystery - 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.

# mystery - Saturday 11 February, 2017

The curious case of how a British cop went undercover among Irish protesters

“Mark Kennedy was not just one bad apple. He was part of a system of political policing and abuse of rights.”

# mystery - Friday 30 December, 2016

Body in burnt-out car in Rio feared to be Greek ambassador

Kyriakos Amiridis has been missing since Monday.

# mystery - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

From The42 Dortmund suspend star striker Aubameyang just before kick-off over 'internal' issue Mystery

Dortmund suspend star striker Aubameyang just before kick-off over 'internal' issue

The Gabon forward was a late withdrawal ahead of tonight’s Champions League game against Sporting CP. which the Bundesliga side won 1-0.

# mystery - Thursday 27 October, 2016

From The42 The curious case of Man United's missing £30 million man Analysis

The curious case of Man United's missing £30 million man

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has so far struggled to make an impact at Old Trafford.

# mystery - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Four-year-old boy being treated for mysterious ageing disease

Bayezid Shikdar’s illness makes him look like an old man, in addition to various other health problems.

# mystery - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Pilot of missing MH370 flew same route on home simulator

Zaharie Ahmad Shah conducted the test flight on the route just weeks prior to MH370′s disappearance.

# mystery - Thursday 21 July, 2016

MH370 searchers may have been looking in the wrong place for two years

Transport ministers from Australia, China and Malaysia will meet tomorrow to discuss the two-year search.

# mystery - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Human skull buried for up to 70 years found in back garden in South County Dublin

DNA analysis is to be carried out.

# mystery - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Man found on rocks in Co Clare is identified as 86-year-old retiree

The man was discovered last Friday.

# mystery - Friday 3 June, 2016

The National Lottery have paid out THAT €8.2 million prize

The winning ticket was bought at a shop in Sligo on 5 March.

# mystery - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Egypt dispatches submarine to aircraft crash zone as mystery over disaster remains

Leaked flight data has painted a picture of the chaotic final moments of the doomed EgyptAir flight.

# mystery - Thursday 7 April, 2016

From The42 This sketch perfectly sums up the Kilkenny and Tipp GAA rivalry Fierce
From The Daily Edge This sketch perfectly sums up the Kilkenny and Tipp GAA rivalry Fierce

# mystery - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Man whose mummified body was found on drifting yacht died of heart attack

The man’s body was found on a yacht adrift off the southern Philippines.

# mystery - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Lord Lucan declared dead 42 years after he mysteriously disappeared

He vanished after the family’s nanny was found dead at his home.

# mystery - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Police probe Irish link to mystery man found dead on the moors near Manchester

Greater Manchester Police suspect the unidentified, elderly man may be connected to a 1949 plane crash.

# mystery - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Police appeal for answers - 40 years after the mysterious death of a boy found under a bridge

On a Sunday in 1976, Peter Watts left his home in Wales to do homework with a friend. He was found dead in London hours later.

# mystery - 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.”

# mystery - Monday 4 January, 2016

North Korean doctors die after wives inject them with 'anti-drunkenness serum'

The men had been drinking cocktails throughout the evening.

# mystery - Monday 14 December, 2015

Cold case: £20k reward for information about sexual assault and murder of primary school teacher

The 52-year-old woman lived her life “totally at odds” with how she died, according to her sister Penny Barnes.

# mystery - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Something bizarre is happening to Ebola survivors that doctors are struggling to explain

Saying that a patient is “cured” of the virus doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s been completely eradicated from the body.

Cold case: Retired primary school teacher sexually assaulted and murdered in her own home

The 52-year-old woman lived her life “totally at odds” with how she died, according to her sister Penny Barnes.

# mystery - Sunday 4 October, 2015

Police are trying to solve the mystery of an Italian art thief found dead in a London canal

Sebastiano Magnanini stole a 260-year-old painting from a church in Venice. 22 years later, he was found tied to a shopping trolley in a canal in London.

# mystery - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

The internet thinks that this could be a merman being carried out of a lake Take A Break This post contains a poll

# mystery - Saturday 26 September, 2015

The mystery of 43 trainee teachers who disappeared without trace

It is exactly one year since the men went missing.

# mystery - Sunday 20 September, 2015

The incredible saga of a successful family man who hid his murderous past for 50 years

Shirley Campbell threw a woman off a roof in 1958. Edward Davis lived a long, free life.

# mystery - Monday 14 September, 2015

Why was Joan Burton in people's back gardens at the weekend?

A spot of gardening, perhaps?

# mystery - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Identical twin admits to rapes his brother was imprisoned for

Yoan Gomis confessed to his crimes after his twin brother Elvin had been wrongly imprisoned for ten months.

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