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# village - Friday 19 January, 2018

Former Gate director Michael Colgan is suing Village magazine

The magazine carried an editorial which was sharply critical of Colgan in mid-November.

# village - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Nepali woman suffocates in 'menstruation hut'

She died of suspected smoke inhalation

# village - Sunday 11 September, 2016

These Italian villagers are routinely living to over 100 years old, and it's all down to hormones

And possibly sex too. Sexual activity among the villagers is apparently “rampant”.

# village - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

From The Daily Edge There was a camel just strolling around this Mayo village yesterday Don't Get The Hump

There was a camel just strolling around this Mayo village yesterday

Maybe he was on his holidays?

# village - Saturday 9 April, 2016

You can buy this entire village - including pub, petrol station and 43 houses - for €25 million

West Heslerton was owned by the same family for 150 years. But now the last owner is gone, and she had no heir…

# village - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Thatched cottages on fire in Adare, Limerick

The blaze is causing traffic chaos.

# village - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget

Here is our pick of properties from €250k… up to €1 million.

# village - Thursday 9 April, 2015

This house was extended to become a small village

The designers of this home in Australia had some rather interesting ideas when it came to expansion.

# village - Monday 24 November, 2014

Masked men armed with pitchfork terrorise pensioners in farm attack

The residents were aged between their 70s and 90s.

# village - Thursday 13 November, 2014

A bedroom frozen in time - the interiors of a life 100 years ago

The room in a French village has remained as it was at the time of the World War I soldier’s death almost a century ago.

# village - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Why are 35,000 walruses gathering on this beach?

They’ve been journeying there in record numbers.

# village - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Body of woman found in campervan in Co Clare

The woman is not believed to have died as a result of foul play.

# village - Saturday 3 May, 2014

More than 2,000 dead in 'mass grave' after landslide buries entire village

A search for survivors continues today but there is little hope of finding survivors in the 30-metre deep mud.

# village - Friday 14 February, 2014

Girl (11) found alive amongst dead bodies after village massacre CAR

Girl (11) found alive amongst dead bodies after village massacre

The shocking incident took place in a village in the Central African Republic.

Two killed, hundreds of thousands flee homes as Java volcano erupts (pictures)

A man and woman in their 60s were crushed to deaths, while 200,000 people in a 10km radius have been ordered to evacuate their homes.

# village - Sunday 19 January, 2014

Fire rages in Norway heritage village

Almost 180 people were admitted to hospital following the fire.

# village - Monday 14 October, 2013

Chinese official sacked after photo of piggyback to protect his shoes caused uproar

The official was visiting flood victims in high-end shoes and a villager insisted on carrying him over a small pond.

# village - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge 13 unmistakeable signs you grew up in small-town Ireland In The Village

13 unmistakeable signs you grew up in small-town Ireland

You going down the canal later?

# village - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Read: Village magazine's vow to take legal action on white collar crime

The current affairs magazine has called on DPP to initiate legal proceedings against those found by specific bankers and people found by the Mahon Tribunal to have been involved in corrupt activities – or else it will.

# village - Monday 12 August, 2013

Hundreds evacuated as Indonesia volcano continues to wreak havoc

Five people were killed when the volcano erupted at the weekend.

# village - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Appeal for reptile legislation HERE after tragic Canada deaths

Currently, there are no laws preventing people from keeping reptiles as pets – even dangerous rattlesnakes or crocodiles.

# village - Monday 29 July, 2013

Villages evacuated as wildfires rage on Greek islands Greece This post contains images

Villages evacuated as wildfires rage on Greek islands

The Greek islands of Rhodes, Crete and Serifos have all been affected by the outbreak of fires.

# village - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Rescuers dig for survivors after quakes kill 250 in Iran

The two earthquakes struck within 11 minutes of each other, levelling villages and trapping many people in the rubble.

# village - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Column: Make no mistake - it is time to make beef-eating taboo

Being a regular steak consumer should be considered more environmentally egregious than being an SUV driver, writes Frank Armstrong.

# village - Monday 18 June, 2012

Indian man chops off daughter's head

Before bringing her head to the police station, he paraded it through his village.

# village - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Mayo village which lost eleven people on the Titanic to commemorate sinking

Fourteen residents of the small village of Lahardane were on board the Titanic when it sank one hundred years ago next month.