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#Death

# death - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Italian towns under lockdown as first European coronavirus death reported
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Italian towns under lockdown as first European coronavirus death reported

Feb 22nd 2020, 7:49 AM 38,886 Views 35 Comments

Over 50,000 people have been asked to stay at home.

# death - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Gardaí investigating death of baby in Waterford house
# Waterford
# Waterford

Gardaí investigating death of baby in Waterford house

Feb 19th 2020, 3:11 PM 29,885 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí said the infant died in “unexplained circumstances”.

# death - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Coronavirus: First death reported outside China as overall death toll rises above 300
# Philippines
# Philippines

Coronavirus: First death reported outside China as overall death toll rises above 300

Updated Feb 2nd 2020, 2:40 PM 41,593 Views 91 Comments

The outbreak has been declared an international public health emergency.

# death - Friday 31 January, 2020

'We’ll be forever heartbroken’: Andrew McGinley pays tribute to his ‘creative, funny, unique children’
# Rathcoole
# Rathcoole

'We’ll be forever heartbroken’: Andrew McGinley pays tribute to his ‘creative, funny, unique children’

Updated Jan 31st 2020, 12:28 PM 100,650 Views 0 Comments

A Mass for the Angels was held in Rathcoole this morning.

# death - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Mother (43) charged with the murder of her three children in Newcastle, Dublin
# Newcastle
# Newcastle

Mother (43) charged with the murder of her three children in Newcastle, Dublin

Updated Jan 29th 2020, 5:11 PM 126,496 Views 0 Comments

She appeared in the Criminal Courts of Justice this afternoon.

# death - Friday 24 January, 2020

The Explainer: How did the Drogheda feud reach north Dublin?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How did the Drogheda feud reach north Dublin?

Jan 24th 2020, 7:00 PM 40,306 Views 11 Comments

The shocking murder of Keane Mulready-Woods added another layer to the ongoing Drogheda feud. We take a look at what has been going on, on this week’s podcast.

# death - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Man fatally injured in accident on Cork farm
# Whitegate
# Whitegate

Man fatally injured in accident on Cork farm

Jan 22nd 2020, 8:15 PM 34,663 Views 8 Comments

The death is being treated as a tragic accident.

# death - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Ikea to pay family over €40 million after 2-year-old boy killed by falling dresser
# Philadelphia
# Philadelphia

Ikea to pay family over €40 million after 2-year-old boy killed by falling dresser

Jan 7th 2020, 3:30 PM 63,824 Views 48 Comments

Jozef Dudek died in 2017 of his injuries after a recalled dresser tipped over onto him.

# death - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Justice Department to make 'formal requests' to coroners after woman who died in Direct Provision buried alone
# SYLVA TUKULA
# SYLVA TUKULA

Justice Department to make 'formal requests' to coroners after woman who died in Direct Provision buried alone

Jan 5th 2020, 12:05 AM 27,059 Views 13 Comments

Sylva Tukula was buried in May without ceremony or notice given to her friends.

# death - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

In memoriam: Remembering all those we lost in 2019
# RIP
# RIP

In memoriam: Remembering all those we lost in 2019

Dec 31st 2019, 10:00 PM 53,720 Views 15 Comments

It was the year we bid our final farewells to…

# death - Monday 23 December, 2019

American spiritual teacher Ram Dass dies aged 88
# RIP
# RIP

American spiritual teacher Ram Dass dies aged 88

Dec 23rd 2019, 11:12 AM 12,832 Views 10 Comments

Born Richard Alpert, he was a peer of Timothy Leary and played a big role in the psychedelic movement of the 1960s.

# death - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Man (30s) killed in single-vehicle collision in Ballyfermot
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man (30s) killed in single-vehicle collision in Ballyfermot

Dec 21st 2019, 5:15 PM 27,869 Views 2 Comments

The driver, who was the sole occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Woman (70s) dies following collision between car and lorry in Co Cavan
# Corduff
# Corduff

Woman (70s) dies following collision between car and lorry in Co Cavan

Dec 21st 2019, 4:06 PM 15,574 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

# death - Monday 25 November, 2019

'You just don't know, in life and sport, what's going to happen next' - Macauley
# Death
From The42
# Death

'You just don't know, in life and sport, what's going to happen next' - Macauley

Nov 25th 2019, 6:04 PM 11,025 Views 0 Comments

The Ballyboden St Enda’s midfielder paid tribute to his late team-mate Dermot Manley after yesterday’s Leinster semi-final win over Garrycastle.

# death - Friday 22 November, 2019

Gardaí investigating death of man in Kerry 'anxious' for witnesses to come forward
# Thomas Carton
# Thomas Carton

Gardaí investigating death of man in Kerry 'anxious' for witnesses to come forward

Nov 22nd 2019, 5:14 PM 20,011 Views 0 Comments

The 55-year-old’s body was discovered by gardaí at a house Killarney on Wednesday.

# death - Friday 15 November, 2019

Man dies in Hong Kong as government condemns 'malicious' protests
# Death
# Death

Man dies in Hong Kong as government condemns 'malicious' protests

Nov 15th 2019, 7:18 AM 9,916 Views 14 Comments

The 70-year-old man was hit on the head with a brick.

# death - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Wife of White Helmets founder ‘barred from leaving Turkey’ amid death probe
# Britain
# Britain

Wife of White Helmets founder ‘barred from leaving Turkey’ amid death probe

Nov 14th 2019, 11:57 AM 17,350 Views 8 Comments

James Le Mesurier was found dead outside his Istanbul home on November 11.

# death - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Varadkar to inquire why GSOC report into Dara Quigley's death has not been shared with the family
# Justice For Dara
# Justice For Dara

Varadkar to inquire why GSOC report into Dara Quigley's death has not been shared with the family

Nov 13th 2019, 2:28 PM 28,422 Views 35 Comments

A Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission probed the case of Dara Quigley, who killed herself after images were leaked by gardai.

# death - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after sudden death in Kerry
# Kenmare
# Kenmare

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after sudden death in Kerry

Oct 31st 2019, 10:44 PM 27,288 Views 0 Comments

The alarm was raised when the body of a man in his 60s was discovered in a ditch close to his car.

# death - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Two Northern Irish properties searched in Essex tragedy investigation
# Armagh
# Armagh

Two Northern Irish properties searched in Essex tragedy investigation

Oct 24th 2019, 7:10 AM 17,174 Views 19 Comments

The driver, who is from Armagh, has been arrested.

Focus turns to Balkans-based trafficking gangs and potential Irish links after Essex tragedy
# Mass Murder
# Mass Murder

Focus turns to Balkans-based trafficking gangs and potential Irish links after Essex tragedy

Oct 24th 2019, 12:05 AM 50,874 Views 45 Comments

Mo Robinson (25) from Armagh was arrested on suspicion of mass murder.

# death - Sunday 20 October, 2019

Two 17-year-old boys fatally stabbed at house party in UK

Two 17-year-old boys fatally stabbed at house party in UK

Oct 20th 2019, 5:45 PM 37,603 Views 9 Comments

Another 17-year-old and a 23-year-old were injured.

Man (30s) dies after being found unconscious by passersby in Dublin city centre
# Foster Place
# Foster Place

Man (30s) dies after being found unconscious by passersby in Dublin city centre

Oct 20th 2019, 4:58 PM 39,535 Views 53 Comments

Inner City Helping Homeless confirmed that the man was known to local homelessness services.

# death - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

'A kind heart': Former Emmerdale actress Leah Bracknell dies three years after cancer diagnosis
# Cancer
# Cancer

'A kind heart': Former Emmerdale actress Leah Bracknell dies three years after cancer diagnosis

Oct 16th 2019, 6:59 PM 78,154 Views 12 Comments

Bracknell’s cancer diagnosis came to light in October 2016.

# death - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Renowned rock drummer Ginger Baker dies aged 80
# RIP
# RIP

Renowned rock drummer Ginger Baker dies aged 80

Oct 6th 2019, 12:14 PM 19,619 Views 13 Comments

The musician rose to fame with Cream in the 1960s.

# death - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

Woman (20s) dies in Co Kerry road crash
# Castleisland
# Castleisland

Woman (20s) dies in Co Kerry road crash

Oct 2nd 2019, 12:08 PM 23,918 Views 3 Comments

The driver of the other vehicle was taken to University Hospital Kerry with non-life threatening injuries.

# death - Friday 27 September, 2019

Irishman dies while swimming in Spain
# Camino De Santiago
# Camino De Santiago

Irishman dies while swimming in Spain

Sep 27th 2019, 3:50 PM 48,380 Views 6 Comments

The man was on the Camino trek to Santiago de Compostela with friends when tragedy struck.

# death - Thursday 26 September, 2019

'A great friend of Ireland': Jacques Chirac, former French president, dies aged 86
# RIP
# RIP

'A great friend of Ireland': Jacques Chirac, former French president, dies aged 86

Updated Sep 26th 2019, 4:05 PM 19,155 Views 19 Comments

He died this morning surrounded by his family.

# death - Monday 23 September, 2019

Man (60s) dies in workplace accident after falling from height at Dublin 4 building
# Fatality
# Fatality

Man (60s) dies in workplace accident after falling from height at Dublin 4 building

Sep 23rd 2019, 5:31 PM 64,354 Views 6 Comments

The body of the deceased has since been removed to Dublin City Morgue.

# death - Monday 9 September, 2019

'A terrible loss': Irish athlete Craig Lynch dies aged 29
# RIP
# RIP

'A terrible loss': Irish athlete Craig Lynch dies aged 29

Sep 9th 2019, 8:38 AM 118,849 Views 10 Comments

Lynch was part of the Ireland team that ran in the 2015 World Relay Championships.

# death - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Man (70s) dies following early morning house fire in Waterford
# Ballytruckle
# Ballytruckle

Man (70s) dies following early morning house fire in Waterford

Aug 31st 2019, 9:26 AM 16,665 Views 3 Comments

The fire was brought under control by local fire services.

# death - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

At least 25 killed after gunmen set fire to club in Mexico
# Coatzacoalcos
# Coatzacoalcos

At least 25 killed after gunmen set fire to club in Mexico

Aug 28th 2019, 3:32 PM 9,274 Views 9 Comments

The attack is the latest to hit the state of Veracruz, a flashpoint in bloody turf wars between Mexico’s rival drug cartels.

# death - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Ian Bailey arrested in Cork on suspicion of drink driving
# West Cork
# West Cork

Ian Bailey arrested in Cork on suspicion of drink driving

Aug 25th 2019, 11:25 PM 48,844 Views 0 Comments

The 62-year-old was detained in Schull this evening.

# death - Monday 19 August, 2019

Tributes paid to former UL lecturer and All-Ireland club winner who died over the weekend
# Clare
# Clare

Tributes paid to former UL lecturer and All-Ireland club winner who died over the weekend

Aug 19th 2019, 8:56 AM 37,311 Views 4 Comments

David Weldrick (71) died after getting into difficulty while swimming in Clare.

# death - Friday 16 August, 2019

Son appeals for truckers to pay tribute to his father killed in Dublin Port accident
# Nicky Collier
# Nicky Collier

Son appeals for truckers to pay tribute to his father killed in Dublin Port accident

Aug 16th 2019, 4:30 PM 54,229 Views 23 Comments

The trade union, Siptu has called for improved protection for dock workers.

# death - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Five-year-old girl from Cork dies after drowning in lake in Germany
# RIP
# RIP

Five-year-old girl from Cork dies after drowning in lake in Germany

Aug 15th 2019, 3:55 PM 81,062 Views 10 Comments

It is understood she passed away in Germany on 8 August.

# death - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Call for immediate action to prevent further deaths after worker dies in Dublin's North Docks
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Call for immediate action to prevent further deaths after worker dies in Dublin's North Docks

Updated Aug 14th 2019, 6:20 PM 54,465 Views 19 Comments

Seven workers have died at ports and docks around Ireland in the last two years.

# death - Monday 12 August, 2019

Autopsy carried out on the body of billionaire Jeffrey Epstein
# United States
# United States

Autopsy carried out on the body of billionaire Jeffrey Epstein

Aug 12th 2019, 7:47 AM 59,887 Views 73 Comments

Epstein was found dead in his cell in a suspected suicide.

# death - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Man dies from injuries after single vehicle crash in Cork
# Midleton
# Midleton

Man dies from injuries after single vehicle crash in Cork

Aug 11th 2019, 3:59 PM 31,188 Views 3 Comments

The road was closed at the time and the scene was examined.

# death - Monday 5 August, 2019

Teenager dies after falling ill at Indiependence music festival in Cork
# Indiependence
# Indiependence

Teenager dies after falling ill at Indiependence music festival in Cork

Aug 5th 2019, 5:26 PM 123,579 Views 145 Comments

He had initially presented himself to medical staff at the event.