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Monday 5 June 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Dangerous

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# Claim
Hungary says Munich plans to light stadium in rainbow colour is 'dangerous'
Viktor Orban’s right-wing Hungarian government last week passed a law banning the ‘promotion’ of homosexuality to minors.
# concerns
Farrell needs Ireland's attack to get firing for 'dangerous' Italy trip
After a blunt performance against France, the Mike Catt-coached Ireland attack needs to improve.
# dnp
Two food businesses ordered to close in January, including one selling dangerous weight loss product
One website ‘’ was selling a “highly toxic” product and implying it could be used for weight loss.
# high tackles
Samoa's Lee-Lo and Matu'u cited for dangerous tackles against Russia
Ed Fidow has also been given a citing commissioner warning.
# RWC2019
France second row Gabrillagues handed six-week ban for illegal clearout
A World Rugby disciplinary committee deemed that the act of foul play against Scotland was intentional.
# Dangerous
Government to oppose quad bike and scrambler regulation Bill
The government said it has established its own working group to assess the issue.
# Dangerous
Deadly poison ricin delivered in two packages to the Pentagon
The packages were addressed to Defence Secretary Jim Mattis and the head of the Navy.
# Dangerous
Dublin Zoo closed and people urged not to walk in Phoenix Park
Most routes through the park have also been closed to traffic.
# ghost guns
US judge blocks release of 3D gun blueprints amid uproar
The weapons can be manufactured using 3D printers and lack traceable serial numbers.
# Dangerous
'Simply a cop-out': Should businesses be forced to shut during a red alert warning?
People were being urged to stay indoors, but business groups say it should be up to individual employers whether to close.
# Injured
Nearly four cyclists are hospitalised in Ireland every day
Fifteen cyclists died in road traffic incidents last year.
# Near miss
Man speaks out after metre-long 'spear' smashes through windscreen on the M50
Jason described the incident that happened as he was driving on the M50.
# be cautious
Warning after arsenic and lead found in counterfeit Kylie Jenner beauty products
During the busy Christmas shopping period, people are being warned to look out for fake, and potentially dangerous, products.
# embrace farm
'I looked down and my leg simply wasn't there' - for farming families, the consequences of a workplace accident are devastating
Support and bereavement group Embrace Farm are soon to hold their first national conference on the multitude of problems presented by farming tragedies.
# fake disabled pass
Drivers have been acting the absolute goat on Ireland's roads in the last 24 hours
Faked insurance discs, a doctored disabled pass, and rampant speeding are just some of the offences the road traffic corps have been battling.
# Dangerous
'We'll have major difficulties': Concern as Hurricane Maria moves in on Caribbean
Maria has intensified to a Category Two.
# Dangerous
'An example of how bad it can get': We counted 13 syringes down this tiny Dublin alleyway
The site shows that public injecting is still a major problem, a drug service worker said.
# truck drivers
Gardaí warn modifications dangerous and illegal after Dublin truck found with spikes
Officers say this poses a serious risk to cyclists, pedestrians and all other road users.
# Dangerous
Vandals tried to cut down the iconic Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge
It will be closed for the foreseeable future.
# Central Criminal Court
'A very dangerous man has been put away' - family of murdered Anna Finnegan speak of their relief at verdict
Kosovan national Vesel Jahiri was convicted of Anna’s murder at the Central Criminal Court this afternoon.
# not a toy
'They could kill someone': Parents warned against mini-motorbikes this Christmas
The RSA and the Guards say parents should be aware of the dangers before buying their child a mini-motorbike or quad.
# targeted
St Vincent de Paul down €1 million as gangs raid charity clothes bins
Children are being pushed into the secondhand clothing bins and then they pop the clothes back out again.
# safety issues
Woman who gives birth at 62 in Australia called 'selfish and wrong' by medical chief
The woman gave birth by caesarean section earlier this week.
# Meath
Mother has rock thrown at windscreen while driving on main road
Rachel Murphy’s five-year-old daughter was with her in the car at the time.
# Madrid
A bullfighter was gored to death on live television in Spain
It’s the first death of a matador in over 30 years.
# Dangerous
Criticism of 'daredevil' who risked his life to climb landmark Dublin bridge
Meanwhile, the Irish Coast Guard has said anyone planning water activities today should take appropriate precautions.
# messer
A man was fined for speeding with three trucks stacked on top of each other
Do not try this at home.
# Dangerous
Cyclists warned about caffeine supplements after two young riders fall ill
Two young competitors under 18 became ill during an event last weekend, with one requiring hospital treatment.
# battle for survival
Footage from this morning shows Turkish coastguard 'attacking' migrant dinghy
There were 20 men, 15 children and five women on the boat that was attacked.
# Zero Tolerance
Chelsea promise to ban fans found guilty of throwing coins at Man City players
Missiles were sent from the lower section of the Matthew Harding Stand as City celebrated their goal.
# power network
Thieves steal more than two miles of copper from dangerous overhead lines
The ESB has expressed concern for the safety of those stealing the wire.
# selfie
These are the most frequent causes of selfie-related fatalities
There have been 49 reported selfie-related deaths across the world in the last three years.
# wrap up warm
Another cold day ahead - and temperatures set to fall below zero tonight
The low temperatures are expected tonight.
# Armagh
Police slam "despicable and dangerous" burglars who left weapon to be found by children
An air rifle, a gun cabinet and ammunition were discovered.
# Reality Bites
How do you know whether a dog is dangerous or not?
It seems that often the dogs you would least expect turn out to be the most aggressive of all.
# caution
'We got the toughest opponent!' - Dzeko and Bosnia wary of 'dangerous' Ireland
The Bosnia frontman has given his immediate reaction after learning of his country’s Euro 2016 play-off fate.
# El Chapo
Leader of world's most dangerous drug gang hurts face and leg, but still manages to slip away
He has been on the run since breaking out of prison in July.
# Dangerous
A World Cup-winning coach had a huge influence on Argentina's style
New Zealander Graham Henry is the man who sparked a new way of thinking for the Pumas.
# Dangerous
Video: Car drives wrong way up motorway before collision
The incident happened in Kilkenny yesterday morning.
# Dangerous
Flooding across the country causes road damage and closures
Several roads were flooded in Galway, Kerry and Mayo.