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# smoke - Friday 5 July, 2019

London-bound Virgin Atlantic flight rerouted to Boston after reports of smoke in the cabin
# Diverted
# Diverted

London-bound Virgin Atlantic flight rerouted to Boston after reports of smoke in the cabin

Jul 5th 2019, 8:20 AM 12,420 Views 10 Comments

‘Everyone could smell the smoke’ said one passenger who took to social media following the incident.

# smoke - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Firefighters thank quick-acting passers-by for saving man as blaze guts home in Co Meath
# Curragha
# Curragha

Firefighters thank quick-acting passers-by for saving man as blaze guts home in Co Meath

Aug 23rd 2018, 4:57 PM 20,771 Views 1 Comment

A man was rescued from his home by firefighters.

# smoke - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Storm Ernesto is on the way - and will bring some Californian wildfire smoke with it
# Forecast
# Forecast

Storm Ernesto is on the way - and will bring some Californian wildfire smoke with it

Aug 18th 2018, 2:53 PM 50,540 Views 20 Comments

The smoke is visible on satellite imagery.

# smoke - Monday 13 August, 2018

Thieves escape empty-handed after setting off smoke alarm during McDonald's break-in
# East Wall
# East Wall

Thieves escape empty-handed after setting off smoke alarm during McDonald's break-in

Aug 13th 2018, 11:03 AM 25,742 Views 14 Comments

Smoke from the electric saw used by the two suspects to try to open the safe set off the alarm.

# smoke - Saturday 30 December, 2017

'I've had enough': Hundreds of complaints about foul odours across the country
# Smelly
# Smelly

'I've had enough': Hundreds of complaints about foul odours across the country

Dec 30th 2017, 6:00 AM 21,631 Views 10 Comments

Many of the complaints related to the burning of rubbish by their neighbours.

# smoke - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Firefighters respond to fire above Lush on Henry Street
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Firefighters respond to fire above Lush on Henry Street

May 18th 2017, 12:08 PM 15,156 Views 10 Comments

Five units of the fire brigade are responding to reports of smoke coming from the premises.

# smoke - Sunday 29 January, 2017

"It's the future": Restaurants and cafés are cracking down on smoking outside
# Lights Out
# Lights Out

"It's the future": Restaurants and cafés are cracking down on smoking outside

Jan 29th 2017, 7:45 AM 31,385 Views 30 Comments

Two business owners told us why they’ve done it.

# smoke - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Passengers evacuated from train in Dublin after fire breaks out in engine
# North Dublin
# North Dublin

Passengers evacuated from train in Dublin after fire breaks out in engine

Jun 7th 2016, 3:27 PM 22,865 Views 12 Comments

Passengers were evacuated from a train at Clongriffin station this morning on the 9.40 Drogheda to Pearse train.

# smoke - Friday 3 July, 2015

Firefighter rushed to hospital after breathing equipment failure
# Smoke
# Smoke

Firefighter rushed to hospital after breathing equipment failure

Jul 3rd 2015, 6:03 AM 17,743 Views 0 Comments

The woman was treated for smoke inhalation and has since been released from hospital.

# smoke - Monday 23 February, 2015

Poll: Do you charge your phone by your bed overnight?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you charge your phone by your bed overnight?

Feb 23rd 2015, 9:04 AM 38,896 Views 64 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade was called to a house after a charger went up in flames.

# smoke - Saturday 17 January, 2015

A lorry fire in the Channel Tunnel has caused travel chaos
# Eurostar
# Eurostar

A lorry fire in the Channel Tunnel has caused travel chaos

Jan 17th 2015, 5:19 PM 10,636 Views 6 Comments

It has almost been brought under control.

# smoke - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Shoppers evacuated from Clerys department store after reports of smoke
# All Clear
# All Clear

Shoppers evacuated from Clerys department store after reports of smoke

Jan 11th 2015, 3:24 PM 23,184 Views 15 Comments

No fire was found in the building and shoppers have been allowed back in now.

# smoke - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Opinion: Preparing for a smoke-free new year? Follow these tips for ditching tobacco
# Be Strong
# Be Strong

Opinion: Preparing for a smoke-free new year? Follow these tips for ditching tobacco

Dec 24th 2014, 7:00 PM 94 Views 38 Comments

Stopping smoking is likely to give you a better quality of life, peace of mind and add years to your life.

# smoke - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Dublin Fire Brigade called to BT2 after reports of smoke coming from the roof
# Grafton Street
# Grafton Street

Dublin Fire Brigade called to BT2 after reports of smoke coming from the roof

Nov 4th 2014, 3:21 PM 10,163 Views 13 Comments

Four units of the fire brigade attended the scene this afternoon.

# smoke - Friday 10 October, 2014

What did RTÉ do with the lump of hash they ordered on Prime Time?
# We Didn't Smoke It
# We Didn't Smoke It

What did RTÉ do with the lump of hash they ordered on Prime Time?

Oct 10th 2014, 2:27 PM 27,387 Views 40 Comments

Richard Downes ordered drugs in a murky corner of the internet as part of a report shown last night.

# smoke - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Poll: Should we double the price of cigarettes?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should we double the price of cigarettes?

Sep 11th 2014, 9:55 AM 21,402 Views 147 Comments

South Korea wants to bring in an 80 per cent hike, and James Reilly has said a pack of 20 should cost €20. What do you think?

# smoke - Friday 25 July, 2014

A 'build-up of gas' caused this morning's manhole explosion in Dublin
# Kaboom
# Kaboom

A 'build-up of gas' caused this morning's manhole explosion in Dublin

Jul 25th 2014, 10:16 PM 66,776 Views 99 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade think they know what happened in the dramatic incident.

Watch: Manhole cover explodes on busy Dublin street close to Leinster House
# Kaboom
# Kaboom

Watch: Manhole cover explodes on busy Dublin street close to Leinster House

Jul 25th 2014, 12:46 PM 46,349 Views 85 Comments

Eyewitnesses said thick, green, foul-smelling smoke was seen pouring from the grate.

# smoke - Thursday 3 July, 2014

'In the early stages of the World Cup it was okay to wear an Argentina jersey in the street...'
# Letter From Brazil
From The42
# Letter From Brazil

'In the early stages of the World Cup it was okay to wear an Argentina jersey in the street...'

Jul 3rd 2014, 1:38 PM 13,466 Views 3 Comments

Our man in Brazil is braced for a not-so-smooth landing.

# smoke - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Woman and three children treated for smoke inhalation after arson attack
# Fire
# Fire

Woman and three children treated for smoke inhalation after arson attack

Jun 25th 2014, 10:43 AM 7,754 Views 0 Comments

Police received a call-out late last night, after it was reported the front door of the woman’s house had been set on fire.

# smoke - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

China plans to take a lot of old bangers off the road this year
# Clapped Out
# Clapped Out

China plans to take a lot of old bangers off the road this year

May 27th 2014, 3:00 PM 10,103 Views 19 Comments

Up to six million, in fact. It’s in a bid to tackle the country’s “extremely grim” environmental situation.

# smoke - Thursday 10 April, 2014

EPA finds no long-term health impacts from Ballymount recycling plant fire
# Health Risks
# Health Risks

EPA finds no long-term health impacts from Ballymount recycling plant fire

Apr 10th 2014, 7:32 PM 6,558 Views 17 Comments

The Oxigen recycling plant in Ballymount, Dublin burned for over a week in January.

# smoke - Monday 24 March, 2014

Heart attacks fell by more than 10 per cent after the workplace smoking ban
# Tobacco
# Tobacco

Heart attacks fell by more than 10 per cent after the workplace smoking ban

Mar 24th 2014, 12:46 PM 8,524 Views 37 Comments

This Saturday marks the tenth anniversary of the ban’s implementation.

# smoke - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Revenue seizes 110kg of roll-your-own tobacco
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Revenue seizes 110kg of roll-your-own tobacco

Mar 20th 2014, 10:14 PM 8,742 Views 18 Comments

An Irish male in his thirties was questioned and a file is being prepared for prosecution.

# smoke - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Age Action welcomes campus smoking ban exemption for some nursing homes
# HSE
# HSE

Age Action welcomes campus smoking ban exemption for some nursing homes

Mar 5th 2014, 10:02 PM 8,729 Views 9 Comments

Residents of the homes, as well as public psychiatric facilities, at sites in the Midlands will be exempt.

# smoke - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Some parcel delivery disruption as An Post depot remains closed
# Catch Up
# Catch Up

Some parcel delivery disruption as An Post depot remains closed

Jan 28th 2014, 9:44 AM 8,356 Views 1 Comment

The fire at the Oxigen recycling plant forced the main parcel depot to close yesterday as a result of heavy smoke.

# smoke - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Department of Health hopes to regulate e-cigarettes this year
# Health
# Health

Department of Health hopes to regulate e-cigarettes this year

Jan 8th 2014, 7:30 AM 11,066 Views 61 Comments

After concerns in the US over children being poisoned by the liquid inside, the Department says it will be bringing forward regulations in 2014.

# smoke - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'

Aug 10th 2013, 12:34 PM 8,844 Views 31 Comments

A 5.0 earthquake hit 188km northwest of Indonesia, the US Geological Survey also said.

# smoke - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Fire at decomissioned chemical factory in Swords
# Dublin
# Dublin

Fire at decomissioned chemical factory in Swords

Jul 23rd 2013, 5:17 PM 12,136 Views 19 Comments

The factory is located on Watery Lane in Swords, Dublin.

# smoke - Monday 24 June, 2013

State of emergency declared as Kuala Lumpur is engulfed by smog
# Pollution
# Pollution

State of emergency declared as Kuala Lumpur is engulfed by smog

Jun 24th 2013, 7:11 PM 12,793 Views 11 Comments

A smoky haze blamed on Indonesian forest fires has triggered one of the country’s worst pollution levels in years.

# smoke - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Reilly not convinced that electronic cigarettes are safe, orders review
# E-cigarettes
# E-cigarettes

Reilly not convinced that electronic cigarettes are safe, orders review

Jun 19th 2013, 8:15 PM 15,885 Views 106 Comments

The Health Minister says that he does not like the idea that the smokeless cigarettes are being promoted and sold on planes.

# smoke - Monday 13 May, 2013

Woman taken to hospital after attempt to save puppy from burning van
# Arson
# Arson

Woman taken to hospital after attempt to save puppy from burning van

May 13th 2013, 9:55 AM 14,767 Views 12 Comments

The three-month-old dog dies as a result of the fire and police are appealing for information.

# smoke - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Women who smoke 'at greater risk of HPV infection'
# Cancer
# Cancer

Women who smoke 'at greater risk of HPV infection'

Feb 19th 2013, 6:30 AM 6,369 Views 7 Comments

Women with a high level of nicotine metabolite in their urine were at a higher risk of acquiring HPV as well as developing high-grade cervical pre-cancer compared to non-smokers.

# smoke - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Column: 'If I could go back in time, I never would've put that first cigarette in my mouth'
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: 'If I could go back in time, I never would've put that first cigarette in my mouth'

Feb 13th 2013, 7:00 AM 2,840 Views 65 Comments

On National No Smoking Day, Joan Conway tells how she gave up smoking at 45 – after first taking up the habit at the tender age of 17.

# smoke - Friday 26 October, 2012

Four fire brigades tend to the Abbey Theatre
# Smoke
# Smoke

Four fire brigades tend to the Abbey Theatre

Oct 26th 2012, 5:04 PM 10,220 Views 16 Comments

This time it was a case of smoke without fire as a blown bulb at the theatre set the fire alarms off.

# smoke - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Second New Zealand volcano 'burps' after eruption
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Second New Zealand volcano 'burps' after eruption

Aug 8th 2012, 9:25 AM 3,479 Views 2 Comments

The threatened eruption comes just days after a long-dorman mountain erupted.

# smoke - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Major Chevron refinery fire forces San Francisco Bay residents indoors
# US
# US

Major Chevron refinery fire forces San Francisco Bay residents indoors

Aug 7th 2012, 11:24 AM 2,691 Views 0 Comments

One refinery worker sustained minor injuries after fire broke out at Chevron plant in Richmond yesterday evening.

# smoke - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Smoky coal ban extended, will 'clear air and bring fewer deaths'
# Fossil Fuel
# Fossil Fuel

Smoky coal ban extended, will 'clear air and bring fewer deaths'

Jul 10th 2012, 11:37 AM 4,044 Views 23 Comments

The ban is being extended to all of Dublin County, as well as seven provincial towns.

# smoke - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Snoop Dogg detained in Norway with marijuana and cash
# Drop It Like It's Hot
From The Daily Edge
# Drop It Like It's Hot

Snoop Dogg detained in Norway with marijuana and cash

Jun 28th 2012, 8:19 PM 7,872 Views 45 Comments

The rapper was on his way to a music festival when he was stopped by customs officials.

# smoke - Monday 11 June, 2012

Link established between autoimmune diseases and nanoparticles in polluted air
# Autoimmune Diseases
# Autoimmune Diseases

Link established between autoimmune diseases and nanoparticles in polluted air

Jun 11th 2012, 10:56 AM 3,500 Views 5 Comments

TCD researchers have established a link between serious autoimmune diseases and the exposure to nanoparticles found in polluted air and smoke.

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