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Monday 30 January 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Bomb

All time
# Conspiracy Theory
A British paper reacted in a novel way to not being allowed report 'sensitive' parts of a terror trial...
…by printing the relevant information anyway and then blanking it out CIA style.
# Bomb Attack
Fresh appeal to catch those who killed Constable Ronan Kerr four years ago
The PSNI has renewed its appeal for information.
# Bomb Scare
VIDEO: Passenger tackled after claiming to have a bomb on plane
The man was restrained by passengers.
# Mullingar
Bomb scare after device brought to Garda station
The Defence Forces are on the scene.
# tell me lies
Fox News anchor Bill O’Reilly did NOT see 'Irish terrorists kill' people in Belfast
It turns out he actually just saw pictures of bombings…
# Diffused
Unexploded World War II bomb discovered at Borussia Dortmund's stadium
The Westfalenstadion was evacuated after the discovery today.
# criminal threats
Booby trap bomb explodes as man removes poster erected at his home
Martin McGuinness compared the attack to others like the murder of Garda Adrian Donoghue.
# Leitrim
'Crude' viable bomb made safe by army in Drumshanbo
The device was found by gardaí on approach into the town.
# Syria
40 Irish fighters are in ISIS, claims former member
He also said that there is “much talk” about attacking Western soil.
# Rosslare Strand
Second historic grenade in three days made safe by bomb disposal team
A controlled explosion of the device was carried out on a beach in Wexford.
# Phibsborough
Buses stopped leaving depot as army makes bomb equipment safe
The incident occurred this afternoon in Dublin.
# Suspect Device
Homes evacuated as bomb squad called to apartment block in Dún Laoghaire
The discovery was made at about 8.40pm last night.
# Northern Ireland
Letter bomb sent to police headquarters
The PSNI labelled the senders “mindless and foolish”.
# NAACP
Explosion outside black rights headquarters was deliberate says FBI
The FBI says an IED was placed outside with a gas can that failed to ignite.
# Dublin
Homes evacuated in the middle of the night after bomb discovered
An alert was in place for almost three hours. Army bomb experts dealt with the device by carrying out a controlled explosion.
# Explosive
Viable bomb found in Offaly house made safe
The explosive device was found in a private residence in the rural Fivealley area, near Birr​.
# North Belfast
Minister says those who hit police jeep with bomb 'have nothing to offer this island'
Investigating officers say it bears the hallmarks of a dissident republican attack.
# Nigeria
Suicide bomber disguised in school uniform kills 48 students at assembly
Today’s high school attack is the latest by Boko Haram militants.
# Poppy Day
Ceremonies remember the First World War's fallen men and women
The Taoiseach, Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs will all attend ceremonies today to mark Remembrance Day.
# Court
Friend of Boston bombing suspect convicted of lying to FBI
Robel Phillipos was convicted of two counts for lying.
# made safe
Homemade bomb found on the road in Limerick estate
The device was made safe by army experts.
# BOMB Disposal Team
'Historic yet viable' grenade rendered safe in Wexford
The device was from the early 20th century.
# Belfast
Bomb intended to kill police discovered after call to parish priest
Police say “the manner of attack bears the hallmarks of dissident republicans”.
# PSNI
Bomb squad tasked to investigate suspicious device in Belfast
The Westlink is closed in both directions between Broadway and Clifton Street.
# Northern Ireland
Van driver told bomb is a hoax after masked men told him to drive it to a police station
The PSNI have described the incident as ‘frightening’.
# Longford
Houses evacuated after viable bomb discovered by gardaí
The device was found during a garda search of a building in Edgeworthstown, Co Longford.
# danger
Viable explosive device made safe in Carrickmines
A number of nearby houses were evacuated in the area.
# Blast
Explosion at crowded shopping centre kills 21 in Nigerian capital
Another 17 people were injured in the blast.
# ECHR
Court says bombers not protected as a journalistic source
A group claiming responsibility for bomb attacks in the Netherlands sent a letter to a magazine – and the publication’s offices were subsequently searched.
# Boko Haram
At least 21 dead in bomb attack on World Cup viewing centre in Nigeria
The blast was the latest in a series at football viewing centres in Nigeria blamed on Boko Haram militants.
# made safe
Old mortar shell that still contained explosive material found in Limerick city
It’s understood the shell dates from the War of Independence era.
# Explosive
Army called in after old grenade found in building work on Cork home
The Defence Forces said the grenade dates back to the 20th century but was still considered dangerous.
# Bomb Disposal
Explosive device found outside house in Louth
The area was cordoned off and nearby homes were evacuated while a bomb disposal team made the device safe this afternoon.
# Attack
Device explodes in lobby of Derry hotel which hosted PSNI event
Nobody was injured in the attack but the Everglades hotel front was badly damaged.
# Louth
Five men arrested after discovery of suspicious device near border
The men range in age from mid 50s to early 70s.
# Terrorism
Street market explosion kills 31 people in China
The local government said, the bloodiest in a series of violent incidents blamed on radical separatist Muslims.
# Universal Social Charge
Noonan: Fianna Fáil like people who plant a time-bomb and want others to change the timing
The Finance Minister has sought to downplay suggestions that thousands of taxpayers face a hike in USC next year.
# Dangerous
Army conducts 'painstaking' search for explosives at derelict building
A “volatile” War of Independence grenade has already been found at the Dublin location and it is believed there may be a number of dangerous devices there.
# Suspect Device
Viable device made safe at Dublin hotel
The Defence Forces made the device safe without the need for a controlled explosion.
# false alarm
Dummy grenade sparks bomb scare close to Heuston Station
The device contained no explosive content, and was similar to the kind used in military drills.