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# rubble - Friday 22 September, 2017

'Frida Sofia' - the young girl trapped beneath rubble in Mexico City - never existed

“We are certain that she was not real,” a top officer in the Mexican marines told reporters.

# rubble - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Mexican rescuers race to free girl trapped under school rubble

The magnitude 7.1 quake has killed at least 245 people in central Mexico and injured over 2,000.

# rubble - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

The last child to be pulled from Italian earthquake rubble had just saved his younger brother

Two women died when the quake struck the Italian holiday island of Ischia last night.

# rubble - Friday 7 July, 2017

Apartment block collapses in Italy leaving up to eight people trapped inside

The collapse happened in a seaside town near Naples.

# rubble - Monday 22 February, 2016

From The42 Now there's a Dublin version of that 1916 commemorative jersey for all you true blue Easter Rising fans History

Now there's a Dublin version of that 1916 commemorative jersey for all you true blue Easter Rising fans

A rubble-surrounded GPO now adorns the front of the jersey.

# rubble - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Officials say there's 'no hope' of finding survivors after deadly Nepal landslide

Authorities have evacuated more than 20,000 people amid fears that a torrent of water could inundate villages and farms if a dam suddenly breaks.

# rubble - Thursday 18 October, 2012

New searches for toddler who went missing on Greek island

Ben Needham went missing at the age of 21 months in 1991 – now new searches are to begin near where he was last seen.

# rubble - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

US government report questions death toll from Haitian earthquake

A draft report suggests that the official death roll was between 46,000 and 85,000 – less than the Haitian tally of 250,000.

# rubble - Thursday 7 April, 2011

Rising from the rubble: Irish housing project aims to rebuild Haiti from the ruins

Grim reality of clearing Port-au-Prince rubble means risk of uncovering remains of last year’s earthquake victims remains.