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Saturday 9 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Death

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Pat Laffan - who played Pat Mustard and Georgie Burgess - has died
Tributes were paid to the actor today.
Inquest hears details of Prodigy frontman Keith Flint's death
The singer (49) was found dead last week on at his home in a village in Essex.
'He wanted to save the world': Mother leads tributes to Irish aid worker who died in air crash
He was killed in an Ethiopian Airlines crash over the weekend.
'An incomparable talent': Tributes paid to award-winning composer Andre Previn
The German-American musician had won four Oscars and 10 Grammys during his career.
Family of murdered woman Clodagh Hawe to meet Garda Commissioner
Clodagh’s family met with Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan today.
Garda probe after sudden death of young man found unresponsive in Wicklow pub
Officers attended the scene at the public house in Greystones at 9.30pm last night.
Man due in court charged in connection with death of man in Kerry
Stephen O’Connor passed away on Monday.
Louisiana man suspected of killing five people caught at grandmother's Virginia home
Dakota Theriot was captured by poilice yesterday.
Police search for 'armed and dangerous' man accused of killing parents and 3 others in shootings
Dakota Theriot was being sought on first-degree murder and other charges.
Rescuers recover body of Spanish boy who fell down well
A hearse arrived at the site shortly after the news broke to take his body to a funeral home.
Teenage girl dies in hospital after being knocked down by car in Cork collision
The collision involving the 16-year-old and a car happened at 7.45pm on Monday.
'Medical checks' for all children at US border posts after 8-year-old boy dies on Christmas Eve
It is the second death of a migrant child in the care and custody of US Customs and Border Protection in a month.
Garda treating discovery of body in burning car as a personal tragedy
The alarm was raised at around 6.15pm yesterday evening.
Man (50s) dies following assault in Waterford
Gardaí have arrested a man in his 20s over the incident.
Man arrested in connection with death of woman on farm earlier this year
A woman in her 70s was fatally injured when she was struck by an agricultural vehicle on a farm in Galway in April.
Former US president George HW Bush laid to rest in Texas
George HW Bush died last Friday at the age 94.
Dónall Farmer - who played Fr Tim Devereux on Glenroe - dies aged 81
Dónall is survived by his wife Eileen and children Orla, Catherine and Dónall.
Town in shock after popular local killed in incident where garda was dragged 500 metres by car
Stephen Marron was assistant sacristan of the local parish and was driving a car which was crashed into by the car dragging the garda.
'Rebel' RAF veteran and Twitter phenomenon Harry Leslie Smith dies aged 95
The veteran’s illness was documented by his son after Smith gathered a huge following on Twitter.
Aspiration of milk was a factor in the death of three-month-old baby, inquest hears
Cormac Lafferty died on 10 September 2016.
How John Reynolds changed the club and festival scenes - and Ireland along the way
The death of the promoter has sent a wave of shock through the Irish music and festival scenes.
'A visionary', 'Inspirational': Tributes paid to well-known music promoter John Reynolds
“Ireland is less today for his passing,” Leo Varadkar said.
Tributes paid to Amanda Carroll as Garda investigation into her death continues
Carroll’s body was found by Dublin Fire Brigade this afternoon.
Body of man (20s) discovered at Galway's City Hall
The discovery of the body was made at City Hall on College Road at around 9.30am this morning.
Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67
The broadcaster covered four World Cups throughout his career but is most fondly remembered as the man charged with covering Serie A for Channel 4.
CCTV released in case of missing US-based Saudi journalist
US government sources believe he was killed, but Saudi Arabia says the claims are “baseless”.
Spanish opera star Montserrat Caballe who duetted with Freddie Mercury, dies aged 85
In her almost unlimited repertoire, she starred in 90 opera roles with nearly 4,000 stage performances.
Appeal for witnesses after walkers struck in separate serious road accidents in Mayo and Dublin
A man in his 30s dies after being struck by a van in west Dublin this morning, while a 31-year-old woman suffered serious head injuries after being hit by a car in Breaffy, Mayo.
19-year-old man dies after taking ill at music festival in Meath
The man was taken to hospital in Dublin where he was pronounced dead.
Britain's top forensic pathologist: 'You're exposed to man's inhumanity to man every day'
Dr Richard Shepherd said he did not realise the impact his job was having on him until his breakdown two years ago.
Life, death and the story of a motorway bypassing towns in the West
A new documentary explores the twists and turns of the M17/M18 motorway.
Vietnamese president dies after contracting 'rare virus'
The 61-year-old’s death is not likely to dramatically alter politics in the country.
'With palliative care, my dad was able to choose how he died - in his family's arms'
Lilian Bell writes about her father, Donal Bell, on the eve of Palliative Care Week 2018.
Man dies in Laois crash after his van hit a ditch
The incident happened at around 7.30pm yesterday evening.
Dolores O'Riordan's death was 'nothing but a tragic accident', finds coroner
The inquest took place on what would have been the singer’s 47th birthday.
Murder suspect named after mother and daughter 'stabbed to death in street' in England
No arrests have yet been made.
Garda probe after memorial to Mayo murder victim vandalised
Gardaí are investigating.
Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin has died aged 76
The singer had pancreatic cancer.
'Full of honesty, candour and wisdom': Tributes after death of Queen's University chancellor Tom Moran
Moranm has been praised for his contribution to the Peace Process.
Death of woman in Drogheda not being treated as suspicious, say gardaí
The woman in her 60s was pronounced dead yesterday morning.