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# costa-concordia - Today’s News

Lions look for Bundee's physicality and more in midfield with Henshaw
# Combination
From The42
# Combination

Lions look for Bundee's physicality and more in midfield with Henshaw

14 minutes ago 5,805 Views 17 Comments

Head coach Warren Gatland has explained his selection decisions for the third Test.

Opinion: Freedom to practice religion must be respected - including communions and confirmation
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Freedom to practice religion must be respected - including communions and confirmation

15 minutes ago 860 Views 2 Comments

There’s a clear economic interest in the State allowing the resumption of economically productive indoor activities, writes Dr Donal Coffey.

The Arctic walrus is back in Ireland - this time, bobbing off the Waterford coastline
# Wally The Walrus
# Wally The Walrus

The Arctic walrus is back in Ireland - this time, bobbing off the Waterford coastline

44 minutes ago 5,848 Views 7 Comments

The walrus was spotted lounging on rocks off Valentia Island in March. Now he’s at Clonea Strand.

'What Simone Biles has done is say, 'No, you stand up for yourself and say I'm struggling''
# Comment
From The42
# Comment

'What Simone Biles has done is say, 'No, you stand up for yourself and say I'm struggling''

55 minutes ago 755 Views 0 Comments

Renowned Irish sports psychologist Enda McNutly this could lead to a major shift in how mental health matters are treated.

Uefa opens proceedings against the FA over fan behaviour at Euro 2020 final
# Crowd Trouble
From The42
# Crowd Trouble

Uefa opens proceedings against the FA over fan behaviour at Euro 2020 final

1 hour ago 732 Views 1 Comment

Scenes in and around the ground marred the Three Lions’ second ever major final appearance.

Driver and pedestrian killed after bus veers out of control and crashes in Co Cork
# Monkstown
# Monkstown

Driver and pedestrian killed after bus veers out of control and crashes in Co Cork

Updated 1 hour ago 52,054 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have said they are investigating whether the driver may have suffered a medical emergency.

'Potential hijack' off UAE coast as tensions rise in Strait of Hormuz
# Strait Of Hormuz
# Strait Of Hormuz

'Potential hijack' off UAE coast as tensions rise in Strait of Hormuz

1 hour ago 7,727 Views 2 Comments

The ship has been identified as the Panama-flagged Asphalt Princess.

'Very frustrated and annoyed' and 'move forward with the rules' - calls for change in ladies football
# Talking Point
From The42
# Talking Point

'Very frustrated and annoyed' and 'move forward with the rules' - calls for change in ladies football

1 hour ago 2,756 Views 1 Comment

Dublin boss Mick Bohan and Donegal manager Maxi Curran are among those who have been particularly vocal.

'Multiple' injuries at Pentagon subway shooting that sees building locked down
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

'Multiple' injuries at Pentagon subway shooting that sees building locked down

2 hours ago 13,450 Views 12 Comments

Subway services were temporarily suspended and buses headed to the station were diverted to other stops.

New York governor Cuomo 'sexually harassed multiple women' - Attorney General
# Andrew Cuomo
# Andrew Cuomo

New York governor Cuomo 'sexually harassed multiple women' - Attorney General

2 hours ago 6,990 Views 18 Comments

The state’s attorney general Letitia James announced the findings of an independent investigation into allegations against Cuomo.

# costa-concordia - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Costa Concordia captain says others are to blame for ship crash which killed 32
# Francesco Schettino
# Francesco Schettino

Costa Concordia captain says others are to blame for ship crash which killed 32

Apr 28th 2016, 3:57 PM 17,733 Views 27 Comments

The prosecution is simultaneously appealing last year’s sentence, maintaining that Schettino should have been given 26 years.

# costa-concordia - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Today's top stories in 6 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Mar 31st 2015, 12:56 PM 8,175 Views 1 Comment

All of the news, none of the waiting.

Costa Concordia cruise ship may have been used to smuggle cocaine
# Mafia
# Mafia

Costa Concordia cruise ship may have been used to smuggle cocaine

Mar 31st 2015, 8:45 AM 28,443 Views 17 Comments

The drugs are reported to belong to the mafia.

# costa-concordia - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Costa Concordia captain sentenced to 16 years for manslaughter
# Schettino
# Schettino

Costa Concordia captain sentenced to 16 years for manslaughter

Feb 11th 2015, 7:52 PM 13,229 Views 22 Comments

Prosecutors had branded him a ‘reckless idiot’.

# costa-concordia - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Costa Concordia captain denies trying to impress Moldovan dancer with island sail-by
# Captain Coward
# Captain Coward

Costa Concordia captain denies trying to impress Moldovan dancer with island sail-by

Dec 2nd 2014, 7:35 PM 27,646 Views 22 Comments

Francesco Schettino says he was “trying to catch three pigeons with one bean.”

# costa-concordia - Monday 3 November, 2014

Body found on Costa Concordia believed to be last missing crewman
# Wreck
# Wreck

Body found on Costa Concordia believed to be last missing crewman

Nov 3rd 2014, 3:41 PM 15,471 Views 2 Comments

Workers dismantling the ship made the grim discovery earlier today.

# costa-concordia - Monday 28 July, 2014

Man who honeymooned aboard Costa Concordia is helping to dismantle the ship
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Man who honeymooned aboard Costa Concordia is helping to dismantle the ship

Jul 28th 2014, 3:30 PM 12,825 Views 8 Comments

“I’ll do what I have to do. But I won’t be able to stop thinking about the cabin where we spent the best week of our lives.”

# costa-concordia - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Costa Concordia finally begins its journey to the scrapyard
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Costa Concordia finally begins its journey to the scrapyard

Jul 23rd 2014, 5:22 PM 8,755 Views 8 Comments

“Today, Giglio is once again ours,” said locals relieved to see the stricken cruise liner start its final voyage.

# costa-concordia - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

It'll take four days to tug the Costa Concordia to its final destination
# Giglio
# Giglio

It'll take four days to tug the Costa Concordia to its final destination

Jul 22nd 2014, 8:52 AM 12,907 Views 11 Comments

Genoa is 340km away.

# costa-concordia - Monday 14 July, 2014

Crews begin to re-float sunken Costa Concordia
# Cruise Liner
# Cruise Liner

Crews begin to re-float sunken Costa Concordia

Jul 14th 2014, 7:04 AM 8,660 Views 11 Comments

32 people died when the cruise liner sank two years ago.

# costa-concordia - Friday 4 July, 2014

Watch: This is what it's like to swim around the sunken Costa Concordia
# Under The Sea
# Under The Sea

Watch: This is what it's like to swim around the sunken Costa Concordia

Jul 4th 2014, 3:30 PM 16,158 Views 2 Comments

Police divers have released video of the vessel which sank two-and-a-half years ago.

# costa-concordia - Monday 11 November, 2013

Dublin man among four arrested on suspicion of stealing from Costa Concordia
# Italy
# Italy

Dublin man among four arrested on suspicion of stealing from Costa Concordia

Nov 11th 2013, 9:54 PM 36,964 Views 0 Comments

Police say the men were seen on the ship with a Costa Concordia rucksack, and are suspected of trying to take items as souvenirs.

# costa-concordia - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s what happened today: Wednesday

Sep 25th 2013, 11:33 PM 13,014 Views 5 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about a violent assault in Galway, jobs at Twitter and house repossessions.

Search begins for bodies still aboard the Costa Concordia
# Italy
# Italy

Search begins for bodies still aboard the Costa Concordia

Sep 25th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,928 Views 12 Comments

Two bodies are still missing, 20 months after the cruise ship hit the rocks off the coast of Tuscany.

# costa-concordia - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Ryanair, female bishops and obese kids: The week in numbers
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Ryanair, female bishops and obese kids: The week in numbers

Sep 21st 2013, 7:30 PM 5,963 Views 3 Comments

Plus: how much money is the Government hoping to get from the sale of Bord Gais Energy?

# costa-concordia - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

VIDEO: Watch the Costa Concordia being pulled upright
# Italy
# Italy

VIDEO: Watch the Costa Concordia being pulled upright

Sep 17th 2013, 9:26 AM 16,575 Views 19 Comments

The cruise ship was pulled upright during a 19-hour operation.

'A perfect operation': Costa Concordia pulled upright off Italian coast overnight [PICS]
# Shipwreck
# Shipwreck

'A perfect operation': Costa Concordia pulled upright off Italian coast overnight [PICS]

Sep 17th 2013, 7:18 AM 14,123 Views 20 Comments

“A perfect operation, I must say,” said one of the engineers after the cruise ship – on its side since January 2012 – was pulled upright overnight.

# costa-concordia - Monday 16 September, 2013

Storm delays huge operation to raise Costa Concordia
# Shipwreck
# Shipwreck

Storm delays huge operation to raise Costa Concordia

Sep 16th 2013, 8:39 AM 6,935 Views 5 Comments

Italian engineers are expected to begin the operation this morning with flotation tanks to be attached to the underwater side of the vessel.

# costa-concordia - Friday 16 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Aug 16th 2013, 9:01 PM 7,782 Views 5 Comments

Everyone’s talking about poor hygiene in hospitals, home births and students cheating in the Leaving Cert.

Italy cruise ship wreck to be raised in September
# Shipwreck
# Shipwreck

Italy cruise ship wreck to be raised in September

Aug 16th 2013, 2:07 PM 11,280 Views 16 Comments

The salvage has been delayed for almost a year because of technical difficulties.

# costa-concordia - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Italian court jails five over Costa Concordia ship disaster
# Shipwreck
# Shipwreck

Italian court jails five over Costa Concordia ship disaster

Jul 20th 2013, 8:12 PM 14,681 Views 31 Comments

The longest sentence went to the crisis coordinator who was sentenced to two years and 10 months in jail.

# costa-concordia - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

"Most hated man in Italy" goes on trial over Costa Concordia sinking
# Captain
# Captain

"Most hated man in Italy" goes on trial over Costa Concordia sinking

Jul 9th 2013, 11:36 AM 8,594 Views 21 Comments

The opening day of the trial was cut short after just a few minutes because of a national lawyers’ strike.

# costa-concordia - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Captain of Costa Concordia to face trial for manslaughter of 32 people
# Italy
# Italy

Captain of Costa Concordia to face trial for manslaughter of 32 people

May 22nd 2013, 4:41 PM 5,455 Views 17 Comments

Francesco Schettino faces 20 years if convicted.

# costa-concordia - Sunday 3 March, 2013

Here's how the Costa Concordia wreck is being removed
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Here's how the Costa Concordia wreck is being removed

Mar 3rd 2013, 11:00 AM 20,722 Views 14 Comments

Workers have to undergo a four-day mountain climbing course before starting the job to equip themselves for the dangerous conditions.

# costa-concordia - Saturday 12 January, 2013

PHOTOS: One year later, Costa Concordia still not removed from scene of disaster
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

PHOTOS: One year later, Costa Concordia still not removed from scene of disaster

Jan 12th 2013, 3:23 PM 20,092 Views 26 Comments

Officials have promised that the ship, which is twice the size of the Titanic, will be removed by September.

# costa-concordia - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Costa Concordia: Former captain faces survivors at pre-trial
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Costa Concordia: Former captain faces survivors at pre-trial

Oct 16th 2012, 8:59 AM 4,571 Views 11 Comments

Dozens of survivors are suing ship owner Costa Crociere and its US parent company Carnival Corporation for hundreds of millions of dollars.

# costa-concordia - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Costa Concordia hearing delayed until October
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Costa Concordia hearing delayed until October

Jul 21st 2012, 10:28 AM 2,015 Views 0 Comments

However, no trial is expected until the beginning of next year at the earliest.

# costa-concordia - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Costa Concordia captain 'sorry' over disaster
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Costa Concordia captain 'sorry' over disaster

Jul 11th 2012, 9:47 AM 3,682 Views 20 Comments

Speaking on Italian TV, Francesco Schettino says he was sorry that 32 people died when his ship ran aground in January – but also blamed “destiny” for the tragedy.

# costa-concordia - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Costa Concordia 'sailed with watertight doors open and unapproved maps'
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Costa Concordia 'sailed with watertight doors open and unapproved maps'

Jul 3rd 2012, 2:58 PM 7,205 Views 8 Comments

Cruise ship struck rocks of the Tuscan coast in January and capsized, killing 32 people.

# costa-concordia - Sunday 1 April, 2012

Who gets to keep goods salvaged from ships - and at what risk?
# Shipping
# Shipping

Who gets to keep goods salvaged from ships - and at what risk?

Apr 1st 2012, 10:00 AM 20,495 Views 6 Comments

In the wake of the Rena and Concordia disasters, TheJournal.ie takes a look into ship salvaging and the ownership of ‘lost’ cargo.

# costa-concordia - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Captain of Costa Concordia 'wasn't wearing his glasses'
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Captain of Costa Concordia 'wasn't wearing his glasses'

Mar 4th 2012, 3:43 PM 5,978 Views 30 Comments

Francesco Schettino also ordered officers to lie to coastguards after the accident, an inquiry has been told.

# costa-concordia - Friday 2 March, 2012

In pictures: Passengers finally escape crippled Costa Allegra
# Cruise Ship Fire
# Cruise Ship Fire

In pictures: Passengers finally escape crippled Costa Allegra

Mar 2nd 2012, 11:02 AM 3,010 Views 6 Comments

So, er, where’s my suitcase?

# costa-concordia - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Bread and torches being delivered to Costa Allegra by helicopter
# Costa Allegra
# Costa Allegra

Bread and torches being delivered to Costa Allegra by helicopter

Feb 29th 2012, 4:00 PM 2,662 Views 3 Comments

Video: One woman explains how her family became caught up in both the Costa Concordia and the Allegra disasters.

# costa-concordia - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

French fishing vessel towing Costa Allegra to Seychelles island
# Costa Allegra
# Costa Allegra

French fishing vessel towing Costa Allegra to Seychelles island

Feb 28th 2012, 10:30 AM 1,987 Views 5 Comments

The cruise ship was left stranded in the Indian Ocean after a fire broke out in the generator room, cutting power to the Allegra.

# costa-concordia - Monday 27 February, 2012

Costa cruise ship adrift off the Seychelles in the Indian Ocean
# Costa Allegra
# Costa Allegra

Costa cruise ship adrift off the Seychelles in the Indian Ocean

Feb 27th 2012, 4:57 PM 7,221 Views 22 Comments

The ship is part of the same fleet as the Costa Concordia which ran aground off the coast of Italy in January.

# costa-concordia - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Child’s body recovered from Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Child’s body recovered from Costa Concordia

Feb 22nd 2012, 7:30 PM 8,583 Views 10 Comments

Eight more bodies have been found on the stricken liner, but authorities were unable to recover them all due to worsening weather.

# costa-concordia - Monday 13 February, 2012

Costa Concordia fuel-pumping process begins
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Costa Concordia fuel-pumping process begins

Feb 13th 2012, 2:35 PM 1,459 Views 6 Comments

Plans to empty the cruise ship’s fuel tanks were first delayed by the search and rescue operation for victims and then by bad weather.

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