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# deaths - Monday 22 August, 2016

Police in Philippines kill over 700 people in crackdown on drugs
# Human Rights Concerns
# Human Rights Concerns

Police in Philippines kill over 700 people in crackdown on drugs

Aug 22nd 2016, 3:54 PM 16,941 Views 49 Comments

Hundreds of killings have taken place since President Rodrigo Duterte came to power in June.

# deaths - Friday 5 August, 2016

People are risking their lives making super-strength cannabis in the UK
# Highly Explosive
# Highly Explosive

People are risking their lives making super-strength cannabis in the UK

Aug 5th 2016, 10:31 PM 18,426 Views 33 Comments

Butane hash oil is made using large amounts of flammable gas which can explode.

# deaths - Saturday 30 July, 2016

'It has destroyed the lives of five families': 24 hours of tragedy on Donegal's roads
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

'It has destroyed the lives of five families': 24 hours of tragedy on Donegal's roads

Jul 30th 2016, 7:45 AM 16,517 Views 33 Comments

Six people have lost their lives in road collisions in Donegal this year – five of those road deaths occurred this week.

# deaths - Sunday 17 July, 2016

21 men die in India after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol
# Hooch
# Hooch

21 men die in India after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol

Jul 17th 2016, 1:36 PM 15,290 Views 14 Comments

Police in Uttar Pradesh state’s Etah district said the victims started to vomit and fall sick on Friday.

# deaths - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Head on collision between two trains in Italy kills 22
# Italy
# Italy

Head on collision between two trains in Italy kills 22

Jul 12th 2016, 9:25 PM 34,896 Views 15 Comments

Two passenger trains collided on a single stretch of track.

# deaths - Sunday 3 July, 2016

At least 119 people killed as bomb attacks rock Baghdad
# Explosions
# Explosions

At least 119 people killed as bomb attacks rock Baghdad

Jul 3rd 2016, 6:40 PM 23,144 Views 134 Comments

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the bombing in a statement posted online.

# deaths - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Israel freezes Ramadan family visit permits for Palestinians after shooting
# Tel Aviv
# Tel Aviv

Israel freezes Ramadan family visit permits for Palestinians after shooting

Jun 9th 2016, 7:57 AM 10,865 Views 149 Comments

About 83,000 people will be impacted by the decision.

# deaths - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Three young Irish women who rented Berkeley apartment sue over tragic balcony collapse
# Berkeley
# Berkeley

Three young Irish women who rented Berkeley apartment sue over tragic balcony collapse

Apr 12th 2016, 11:32 AM 28,923 Views 35 Comments

It was “only by the grace of God” that Caroline Conlan, Cliodhna Maloney and Aisling Tallon were not enveloped in the collapse.

# deaths - Monday 28 March, 2016

Friends, siblings, students, a married couple: 35 confirmed dead after Brussels blasts
# Belgium
# Belgium

Friends, siblings, students, a married couple: 35 confirmed dead after Brussels blasts

Mar 28th 2016, 3:58 PM 19,621 Views 14 Comments

The latest information those who died in the tragedy.

"There was a blast suddenly - I saw a huge ball of fire"
# Pakistan Blast
# Pakistan Blast

"There was a blast suddenly - I saw a huge ball of fire"

Mar 28th 2016, 9:52 AM 14,184 Views 42 Comments

The Taliban said that the suicide blast that hit families in a park was targeting Christians.

# deaths - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Relative contacts police searching for family of Irishman (76) who died alone
# Wales
# Wales

Relative contacts police searching for family of Irishman (76) who died alone

Mar 9th 2016, 11:59 AM 33,303 Views 9 Comments

His death is not said to be suspicious.

# deaths - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Fascinating statistics compare modern-day Ireland to the country in 1916
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Fascinating statistics compare modern-day Ireland to the country in 1916

Mar 2nd 2016, 12:34 PM 32,455 Views 34 Comments

Births, deaths, marriages … and the most popular baby names.

# deaths - Saturday 27 February, 2016

British tourists killed in Vietnam were 'sucked down by waterfall'
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

British tourists killed in Vietnam were 'sucked down by waterfall'

Feb 27th 2016, 7:22 AM 21,541 Views 2 Comments

Aid workers recovered the bodies of the three tourists yesterday.

# deaths - Friday 26 February, 2016

Three British tourists found dead after climbing waterfalls in Vietnam
# RIP
# RIP

Three British tourists found dead after climbing waterfalls in Vietnam

Feb 26th 2016, 3:45 PM 24,455 Views 10 Comments

It is not yet known how they died.

# deaths - Friday 19 February, 2016

Irish people are thanking Harper Lee for making their Junior Cert enjoyable
# Harper Lee
From The Daily Edge
# Harper Lee

Irish people are thanking Harper Lee for making their Junior Cert enjoyable

Feb 19th 2016, 8:20 PM 5,846 Views 1 Comment

RIP Harper Lee.

# deaths - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Identities of mother and two children found dead in their home confirmed
# Leeds
# Leeds

Identities of mother and two children found dead in their home confirmed

Feb 3rd 2016, 8:17 PM 28,171 Views 24 Comments

Geraldine Newman (51) and her two children were found dead yesterday in their home at Allerton Bywater near Leeds. Her husband Paul was later found dead on cliffs 160 miles away.

# deaths - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Child killer Robert Black has died in prison
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Child killer Robert Black has died in prison

Jan 12th 2016, 6:11 PM 23,125 Views 57 Comments

He was convicted of the murders of four children in the UK in the 1980s.

# deaths - Monday 4 January, 2016

21 died in Poland at the weekend in -20 degree temps
# Deadly Cold
# Deadly Cold

21 died in Poland at the weekend in -20 degree temps

Jan 4th 2016, 1:49 PM 19,888 Views 1 Comment

It was one of the country’s deadliest cold spells.

# deaths - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Deaths in 2015: Saying goodbye to those we loved and lost this year
# RIP
# RIP

Deaths in 2015: Saying goodbye to those we loved and lost this year

Dec 31st 2015, 10:00 PM 47,620 Views 48 Comments

It was the year we bid our final farewells to…

# deaths - Monday 28 December, 2015

At least 43 people killed during Christmas storms in the US
# Christmas Storms
# Christmas Storms

At least 43 people killed during Christmas storms in the US

Dec 28th 2015, 11:00 AM 9,924 Views 7 Comments

One twister over the weekend recorded winds of up to 200 miles per hour.

# deaths - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Islamic State video shows children 'killing Syrian security forces'
# Deaths
# Deaths

Islamic State video shows children 'killing Syrian security forces'

Dec 3rd 2015, 7:08 PM 25,159 Views 108 Comments

The boys were instructed to ‘send a message’ to Isis’s opponents.

# deaths - Friday 27 November, 2015

'A truly difficult time' for Irish community in Australia after five deaths in one week
# Diaspora
# Diaspora

'A truly difficult time' for Irish community in Australia after five deaths in one week

Nov 27th 2015, 10:27 AM 32,584 Views 9 Comments

Five more Irish people are believed to have died in other countries this week.

# deaths - Saturday 14 November, 2015

'To kill so many people, so deliberately, in such a short time shows determination and training'
# Analysis
# Analysis

'To kill so many people, so deliberately, in such a short time shows determination and training'

Nov 14th 2015, 1:00 PM 47 Views 91 Comments

This will not be the last such attack in France or elsewhere in the EU, writes columnist Tom Clonan.

# deaths - Monday 2 November, 2015

Metrojet chief: Sinai plane crash was not caused by technical fault
# Russia
# Russia

Metrojet chief: Sinai plane crash was not caused by technical fault

Nov 2nd 2015, 8:41 AM 17,611 Views 56 Comments

The airbus crashed on Saturday.

# deaths - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Births, deaths, crimes, marriages and sales - A snapshot of a year in Ireland
# Stats
# Stats

Births, deaths, crimes, marriages and sales - A snapshot of a year in Ireland

Oct 24th 2015, 8:45 AM 16,142 Views 15 Comments

It was quite a year.

# deaths - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Mum (79) stages sit-in at Justice Department over deaths of her daughters in fire
# Stardust Disaster
# Stardust Disaster

Mum (79) stages sit-in at Justice Department over deaths of her daughters in fire

Sep 1st 2015, 12:58 PM 11,571 Views 19 Comments

Christine Keegan wants her daughters’ names removed from the two official reports on the blaze.

# deaths - Monday 31 August, 2015

Funeral details confirmed for men who died in freak Limerick bridge accident
# Thomond Bridge
# Thomond Bridge

Funeral details confirmed for men who died in freak Limerick bridge accident

Aug 31st 2015, 11:45 PM 18,791 Views 6 Comments

The men were named over the weekend as TJ O’Herlihy and Bryan Whelan.

# deaths - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Toddler among three killed in shootout at French gypsy camp
# Paris
# Paris

Toddler among three killed in shootout at French gypsy camp

Aug 25th 2015, 6:44 PM 17,283 Views 8 Comments

Witnesses said a fight erupted in the camp and a man, who may have been drunk, started shooting when police turned up to investigate.

# deaths - Friday 7 August, 2015

Five arrested over migrant drowning incident
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Five arrested over migrant drowning incident

Aug 7th 2015, 2:38 PM 17,983 Views 164 Comments

Irish Defence Forces members are to get counselling after rescuing hundreds of migrants

# deaths - Friday 24 July, 2015

These two affordable drugs can lower breast cancer deaths
# Treatment
# Treatment

These two affordable drugs can lower breast cancer deaths

Jul 24th 2015, 6:02 AM 9,337 Views 10 Comments

Studies found the drugs can help to reduce breast cancer mortality in postmenopausal women.

# deaths - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Here is how many people were born, died or got married in Ireland last year
# The Circle Of Life
# The Circle Of Life

Here is how many people were born, died or got married in Ireland last year

Jul 19th 2015, 4:18 PM 33,327 Views 19 Comments

Last year Irish people had 25% more babies than they did in the year 2000.

# deaths - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

'I was the only one who survived': Girl found wandering days after plane crash
# Montana
# Montana

'I was the only one who survived': Girl found wandering days after plane crash

Jul 14th 2015, 8:04 PM 20,294 Views 1 Comment

She said her step-grandparents had died in the crash.

# deaths - Friday 10 July, 2015

Have you ever done this? This hard-hitting ad will make you think otherwise
# Drowning
# Drowning

Have you ever done this? This hard-hitting ad will make you think otherwise

Jul 10th 2015, 6:08 AM 26,329 Views 19 Comments

Last year, 55 people died by accidental drowning in Irish waterways.

# deaths - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

There's an unstoppable reason for the recent surge in shark attacks
# Get Outa The Water
# Get Outa The Water

There's an unstoppable reason for the recent surge in shark attacks

Jul 8th 2015, 6:10 AM 36,007 Views 22 Comments

Experts say this summer is brewing up something of a perfect storm for the attacks.

# deaths - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Death of mother and daughter in England linked to father's death in France yesterday
# Tragic
# Tragic

Death of mother and daughter in England linked to father's death in France yesterday

Jun 30th 2015, 4:58 PM 44,518 Views 3 Comments

47-year-old Lisa Anthony and her daughter Ava (14) were discovered at their Surrey home yesterday morning.

# deaths - Friday 5 June, 2015

Married couple found dead by their son in Antrim house
# Unexplained
# Unexplained

Married couple found dead by their son in Antrim house

Jun 5th 2015, 3:30 PM 35,142 Views 4 Comments

The discovery was made in the Abbey area of Ballycastle yesterday.

# deaths - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Qatar isn't happy about claims of thousands dying on World Cup construction sites
# Construction
# Construction

Qatar isn't happy about claims of thousands dying on World Cup construction sites

Jun 2nd 2015, 8:36 PM 29,449 Views 30 Comments

The Washington Post estimated that as many as 4,000 workers will die by 2020.

# deaths - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Journalists warned that reporting suicide details can lead to 'copycat' deaths
# Press Council
# Press Council

Journalists warned that reporting suicide details can lead to 'copycat' deaths

May 23rd 2015, 7:30 AM 10,802 Views 14 Comments

The Press Council of Ireland announce new code of practice relating to “excessive detail of the means of suicide”.

# deaths - Monday 18 May, 2015

Post mortem on bodies found at Limerick farmhouse 'inconclusive'
# Askeaton
# Askeaton

Post mortem on bodies found at Limerick farmhouse 'inconclusive'

May 18th 2015, 10:45 PM 69,506 Views 33 Comments

The bodies were found at house in Askeaton in the early hours of this morning.

# deaths - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

WATCH: The terrifying moment the Nepal quake struck the parliament
# Panic
# Panic

WATCH: The terrifying moment the Nepal quake struck the parliament

May 12th 2015, 4:07 PM 11,760 Views 5 Comments

Dozens of people have been declared dead after the 7.3 magnitude earthquake.