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Man appears in court over murder of Irishman Thomas O’Halloran (87) in London
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Man appears in court over murder of Irishman Thomas O’Halloran (87) in London

Updated 6 hours ago 36,791 Views 0 Comments

Thomas O’Halloran was stabbed in London earlier this week.

# rip - Wednesday 17 August, 2022

Das Boot filmmaker Wolfgang Petersen dies aged 81
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Das Boot filmmaker Wolfgang Petersen dies aged 81

Wed 8:09 AM 12,080 Views 12 Comments

Heralded as an anti-war masterpiece, Das Boot was nominated for six Oscars.

# rip - Tuesday 16 August, 2022

Former Pop Idol star Darius Campbell Danesh has died aged 41
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Former Pop Idol star Darius Campbell Danesh has died aged 41

Tue 4:47 PM 68,932 Views 9 Comments

He was found in his apartment in Minnesota on 11 August.

# rip - Friday 12 August, 2022

Actress Anne Heche dies aged 53, one week after major car crash
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Actress Anne Heche dies aged 53, one week after major car crash

Updated Aug 12th 2022, 10:38 PM 119,500 Views 50 Comments

The actor was hospitalised after the crash in Los Angeles last week.

Man released on bail after being arrested by NI police investigating Michaela McAreavey video
# PSNI
# PSNI

Man released on bail after being arrested by NI police investigating Michaela McAreavey video

Aug 12th 2022, 2:37 PM 23,990 Views 0 Comments

A video was widely condemned after it depicted men singing a song about the 2011 murder of Michaela McAreavey.

# rip - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan's mother has died
# Mary Ryan
# Mary Ryan

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan's mother has died

Aug 11th 2022, 11:25 AM 30,268 Views 3 Comments

The Green Party said Mary Ryan “died suddenly in the early hours of Wednesday morning”.

# rip - Wednesday 10 August, 2022

'Perfect gentleman and the ultimate hurler' - Tipperary players pay tribute to Dillon Quirke
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'Perfect gentleman and the ultimate hurler' - Tipperary players pay tribute to Dillon Quirke

Aug 10th 2022, 3:49 PM 10,228 Views 3 Comments

Barry Hogan and Robert Byrne praised the leadership and friendship of their team-mate.

# rip - Tuesday 9 August, 2022

Lamont Dozier, writer of Motown classics You Can't Hurry Love and Heat Wave, dies aged 81
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Lamont Dozier, writer of Motown classics You Can't Hurry Love and Heat Wave, dies aged 81

Aug 9th 2022, 7:37 PM 9,860 Views 4 Comments

Dozier was the middle name of the celebrated Holland-Dozier-Holland team that wrote and produced dozens of Motown hits.

The Pogues’ bass player Darryl Hunt dies aged 72
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The Pogues’ bass player Darryl Hunt dies aged 72

Aug 9th 2022, 6:40 PM 20,257 Views 4 Comments

The punk band said they were “saddened beyond words” to share the news.

Siblings who died off Kerry beach 'looked after each other in life', funeral hears
# Ballybunion Tragedy
# Ballybunion Tragedy

Siblings who died off Kerry beach 'looked after each other in life', funeral hears

Aug 9th 2022, 3:03 PM 21,751 Views 0 Comments

Mourners were told of Dessie Byrne’s ‘wicked sense of humour’ and Muriel Eriksson’s ‘loving, caring’ nature.

Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake dies at 84
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Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake dies at 84

Aug 9th 2022, 10:12 AM 13,509 Views 4 Comments

He established the Miyake Design Studio in Tokyo in 1970 before making his mark on Paris.

Tributes paid to actress and singer Olivia Newton-John who has died aged 73
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Tributes paid to actress and singer Olivia Newton-John who has died aged 73

Updated Aug 9th 2022, 6:28 AM 112,291 Views 36 Comments

Newton-John shot to fame playing Sandy in the film Grease.

# rip - Saturday 6 August, 2022

'A smashing person' - Tributes paid after the sudden passing of Tipperary hurler Dillon Quirke
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'A smashing person' - Tributes paid after the sudden passing of Tipperary hurler Dillon Quirke

Aug 6th 2022, 5:38 PM 52,489 Views 4 Comments

A vigil in his memory will be held tonight at 8.15pm in Clonoulty-Rossmore’s club grounds.

Tributes paid to doctor who died after collapsing on bike during Kilkenny race
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Tributes paid to doctor who died after collapsing on bike during Kilkenny race

Aug 6th 2022, 3:00 PM 91,452 Views 4 Comments

Dr Frank O’Dwyer was taking part in a local road race.

A Clonoulty-Rossmore and Tipperary star, Dillon Quirke kept on achieving in his hurling career
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A Clonoulty-Rossmore and Tipperary star, Dillon Quirke kept on achieving in his hurling career

Aug 6th 2022, 9:19 AM 32,768 Views 5 Comments

The 24-year-old passed away suddenly last night.

Tipperary senior hurler Dillon Quirke passes away at the age of 24
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Tipperary senior hurler Dillon Quirke passes away at the age of 24

Aug 6th 2022, 12:02 AM 120,929 Views 20 Comments

The hurler took ill while playing for his club Clonoulty-Rossmore tonight.

# rip - Thursday 4 August, 2022

Man and woman die after getting into difficulty off Ballybunion beach in Kerry
# Ballybunion
# Ballybunion

Man and woman die after getting into difficulty off Ballybunion beach in Kerry

Aug 4th 2022, 8:52 PM 106,017 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened around 6pm this evening.

# rip - Wednesday 3 August, 2022

Ex-Crystal Palace midfielder Andrejs Rubins dies aged 43
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Ex-Crystal Palace midfielder Andrejs Rubins dies aged 43

Aug 3rd 2022, 6:10 PM 11,398 Views 2 Comments

He was also Latvia’s second most capped men’s player with 117 over a 13-year international career.

# rip - Tuesday 2 August, 2022

Michael O'Brien, founder of family publisher O'Brien Press, has died
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Michael O'Brien, founder of family publisher O'Brien Press, has died

Aug 2nd 2022, 2:29 PM 15,421 Views 1 Comment

He founded the business along with his father Thomas in 1974.

Walker (60s) dies after fall in Devil’s Chimney area of Leitrim's Glencar Valley
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# Mountain Rescue

Walker (60s) dies after fall in Devil’s Chimney area of Leitrim's Glencar Valley

Aug 2nd 2022, 12:48 PM 20,390 Views 5 Comments

Authorities were notified of the incident at roughly 19.00pm yesterday evening.

# rip - Monday 1 August, 2022

Man (80s) dies after falling from mobility scooter on Co Cork street
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Man (80s) dies after falling from mobility scooter on Co Cork street

Aug 1st 2022, 1:02 PM 37,438 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

Tributes as Nichelle Nichols, who starred as Lt Uhura in Star Trek, dies aged 89
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# Star Trek V

Tributes as Nichelle Nichols, who starred as Lt Uhura in Star Trek, dies aged 89

Aug 1st 2022, 7:16 AM 24,622 Views 20 Comments

Her son, Kyle Johnson, said she died of natural causes.

# rip - Sunday 31 July, 2022

Former Philippine president Fidel 'Steady Eddie' Ramos dies
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# Ramos

Former Philippine president Fidel 'Steady Eddie' Ramos dies

Jul 31st 2022, 1:31 PM 14,424 Views 2 Comments

The current president of the Philippines has expressed his condolences, as well as the European Union.

# rip - Thursday 28 July, 2022

Ex-Arsenal, Tottenham and Northern Ireland manager Terry Neill dies
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Ex-Arsenal, Tottenham and Northern Ireland manager Terry Neill dies

Jul 28th 2022, 7:24 PM 6,648 Views 3 Comments

The Belfast native became the youngest player to captain the Gunners in 1962.

Bernard Cribbins - star of Railway Children, Doctor Who and Fawlty Towers - has died aged 93
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Bernard Cribbins - star of Railway Children, Doctor Who and Fawlty Towers - has died aged 93

Jul 28th 2022, 11:49 AM 26,583 Views 17 Comments

He also starred in the Carry On films and BBC children’s TV series Jackanory.

# rip - Tuesday 26 July, 2022

'Courageous' and 'frankly irreplaceable': Books of condolence open for David Trimble
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'Courageous' and 'frankly irreplaceable': Books of condolence open for David Trimble

Updated Jul 26th 2022, 3:10 PM 32,417 Views 38 Comments

The 77-year-old former Stormont first minister died on Monday evening following an illness.

# rip - Monday 25 July, 2022

Former UUP leader and Nobel peace prize recipient David Trimble has died aged 77
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Former UUP leader and Nobel peace prize recipient David Trimble has died aged 77

Updated Jul 25th 2022, 8:31 PM 70,064 Views 58 Comments

David Trimble and John Hume of the SDLP were leading figures in the Good Friday Agreement in 1998.

The Omen and Titanic actor David Warner dies age 80
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The Omen and Titanic actor David Warner dies age 80

Jul 25th 2022, 1:52 PM 26,812 Views 0 Comments

One of his best known roles was as a brutal bodyguard in Titanic and he also appeared in The Omen.

Two die in Limerick crash between car and van as infant hospitalised
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Two die in Limerick crash between car and van as infant hospitalised

Jul 25th 2022, 10:25 AM 45,186 Views 0 Comments

A car collided with a van on the N21 last night.

# rip - Friday 22 July, 2022

Former Liverpool chairman David Moores dies at the age of 76
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Former Liverpool chairman David Moores dies at the age of 76

Jul 22nd 2022, 4:30 PM 5,907 Views 3 Comments

The Moores family, who founded the Littlewoods retail empire, held a majority stake in the Anfield club for more than half a century.

Actress Shonka Dukureh, who played Big Mama Thornton in new Elvis film, dies aged 44
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Actress Shonka Dukureh, who played Big Mama Thornton in new Elvis film, dies aged 44

Jul 22nd 2022, 8:25 AM 49,865 Views 2 Comments

Post-mortem results are pending from the medical examiner.

# rip - Thursday 21 July, 2022

World’s oldest male giant panda dies at age 35 in Hong Kong
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World’s oldest male giant panda dies at age 35 in Hong Kong

Jul 21st 2022, 8:15 AM 12,615 Views 9 Comments

Ocean Park mourned An An as a family member who grew with the park and built bonds with locals and tourists.

# rip - Wednesday 20 July, 2022

Tributes paid to academic and policing expert Vicky Conway
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Tributes paid to academic and policing expert Vicky Conway

Jul 20th 2022, 4:09 PM 58,240 Views 0 Comments

Among those to pay tribute was the Garda Commissioner, Drew Harris, as well as her podcasting colleagues.

# rip - Monday 18 July, 2022

Man (50s) dies following a house fire in his home in Drumcondra
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Man (50s) dies following a house fire in his home in Drumcondra

Jul 18th 2022, 3:44 PM 24,077 Views 1 Comment

A number of other people escaped the blaze in the early hours of this morning.

# rip - Friday 15 July, 2022

Happy Mondays star Paul Ryder dies aged 58
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Happy Mondays star Paul Ryder dies aged 58

Jul 15th 2022, 5:22 PM 51,011 Views 15 Comments

He founded the ‘Madchester’ group alongside his brother Shaun.

# rip - Thursday 14 July, 2022

Taoiseach leads tributes following death of former TD Bobby Aylward
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# Kilkenny

Taoiseach leads tributes following death of former TD Bobby Aylward

Jul 14th 2022, 9:58 PM 33,033 Views 1 Comment

The Kilkenny native was elected to the Dáil on three occasions.

Ivana Trump, first wife of former US president Donald Trump, dies aged 73
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# Trump

Ivana Trump, first wife of former US president Donald Trump, dies aged 73

Jul 14th 2022, 9:10 PM 86,337 Views 12 Comments

Donald Trump said she was a “wonderful, beautiful, and amazing woman, who led a great and inspirational life”.

# rip - Wednesday 13 July, 2022

Swimmer dies in hospital after getting into difficulty in Clare
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# Fanore

Swimmer dies in hospital after getting into difficulty in Clare

Jul 13th 2022, 11:12 AM 24,425 Views 16 Comments

The incident happened yesterday evening.

# rip - Tuesday 12 July, 2022

Teenage boy dies after getting into difficulty in water at Dublin beach
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# Sutton

Teenage boy dies after getting into difficulty in water at Dublin beach

Jul 12th 2022, 8:13 AM 54,388 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened around 7.30pm yesterday evening.

# rip - Monday 11 July, 2022

James Bond theme composer Monty Norman dies aged 94
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James Bond theme composer Monty Norman dies aged 94

Jul 11th 2022, 5:53 PM 15,442 Views 7 Comments

The singer-turned-composer penned the theme for ‘Dr No’ and it became an integral part of the franchise.

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