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# poisoned - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Parents of Novichok victim query why UK settled ex-spy Sergei Skripal in Salisbury

Dawn Sturgess died after coming into contact with a nerve agent allegedly used in last year’s poisoning of Skripal and his daughter.

# poisoned - Saturday 30 September, 2017

German police arrest 55-year-old after man poisoned baby food and demanded millions

The blackmailer had poisoned five baby food products and alerted police to the store they were placed in.

# poisoned - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

DNA from child confirms assassinated Kim Jong-Nam's identity

He was poisoned with the deadly nerve agent VX in an assassination on 13 February.

# poisoned - Saturday 6 August, 2016

13 dead after fire in French bar sparked by birthday cake candles

The victims were primarily between the ages of 18-25.

# poisoned - Monday 1 June, 2015

Fears cats and dogs are being deliberately poisoned in Waterford

Waterford ISPCA has sent a warning out on it’s Facebook page about the poisonings.

# poisoned - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Russian ex-spy may have been poisoned TWICE

The man was allegedly poisoned by a cup of tea laced with polonium-210 in 2006 and publicly accused Vladamir Putin of ordering his killing before he died three weeks later.

# poisoned - Thursday 6 November, 2014

US scientist denies lacing his wife's energy drink with a lethal dose of cyanide

Autumn Klein fell suddenly ill and died three days later.

# poisoned - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was poisoned by radioactive polonium

Tests revealed at least 18 times the normal levels of radioactive polonium in his remains according to new station Al-Jazeera.

# poisoned - Friday 20 September, 2013

Appeal for information after poisoning of protected bird of prey in Wicklow Poisoned This post contains images

Appeal for information after poisoning of protected bird of prey in Wicklow

The National Parks and Wildlife Service said a poison used for the control of rats and mice was used with meat bait – a practice now banned mainly for the protection of birds of prey.

# poisoned - Saturday 3 August, 2013

1,000 tonnes of New Zealand dairy recalled in botulism scare

The world’s fourth largest dairy company has said that infant formulas, sports drinks and protein shakes could be affected by a bacteria that could cause the paralytic illness.

# poisoned - Monday 26 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday

The nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# poisoned - Thursday 17 May, 2012

White-tailed eagles killed in Mayo and Donegal

Minister Jimmy Deenihan has condemned the killings of the eagles, who are believed to have been poisoned. One bird was also shot.