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# device - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Man charged with planting hoax bombs and calling in fake threats

The 19-year-old was arrested yesterday in Craigavon, County Armagh.

# device - Friday 10 January, 2014

Students invent 'Bike Radar' to help prevent cyclists getting knocked down

Three students from Cork invented the device, which detects vehicles within 10 feet of a bike.

Explosive device made safe outside home in Ballymun

Some residents in the area had to leave their homes in the early hours of this morning while the device was blown up safely.

# device - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Belfast bomb "could have killed or maimed anyone nearby"

The bomb exploded outside a popular restaurant in the heart of Belfast yesterday evening.

# device - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Tongue piercing lets paralysed people drive wheelchairs

Electric-powered wheelchairs can be operated by issuing commands with a magnetic tongue piercing.

# device - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Masked men try to make delivery man bring package to police station

The driver was making a delivery in the Strand Road area when the incident occurred.

# device - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Explosive device 'designed to kill officers' thrown at police in Northern Ireland

The viable explosive device would have killed or maimed had it exploded.

# device - Friday 18 October, 2013

Device 'designed to kill' found during search of Lurgan street

The PSNI have condemned those who left the device in the area and say they believe the culprits were dissident republicans.

# device - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Is this the Samsung 'Smartwatch' that's being launched today?

Some say the device looks ‘clunky’ – what do you think?

# device - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Updated: security alert in Antrim neighbourhood called off

Several houses were evacuated in the Donegore Drive area of Antrim this afternoon.

# device - Monday 1 July, 2013

Investigation into pipe bomb attack which damaged wooden fence

The PSNI are investigating the early morning explosion in Newry.

# device - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Explosive device made safe in Coolock

A viable explosive device was discovered in Coolock, Dublin, this evening.

# device - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Irish people just can't switch off from their gadgets

Respondents admitted to checking email constantly – even on holidays – and 19 per cent even said they had agreed to something without realising while using a digital device.

# device - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Belfast security alert declared an 'elaborate hoax'

Police in Belfast have declared a security alert at Shore Road in Newtownabbey a hoax.

# device - Friday 22 March, 2013

PSNI dealing with 'suspicious device' in Fermanagh

The device is believed to be inside a suspicious vehicle.

# device - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Security alert in Belfast declared an 'elaborate hoax'

A number of homes had to be evacuated before the device was declared to be a fake.

# device - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Explosive device made safe in Dublin city centre

The device was found outside a private residence on Preston St earlier today.

# device - Monday 4 February, 2013

Viable homemade explosive found on grounds of Dublin school

The school in Crumlin was evacuated as an Army bomb disposal investigated the Improvised Explosive Device.

# device - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Evacuation of houses in Drimnagh after explosive device found

An Army bomb disposal team rendered the device safe last night after arriving on the scene at 9.15pm.

# device - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Suspect device found under policeman's car in Belfast - reports Northern Ireland This post contains images

Suspect device found under policeman's car in Belfast - reports

The PSNI has confirmed a security alert but no official details have been released.

# device - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Evacuation of Inchicore homes as explosive device made safe

The device was located in a green area near homes by Turvey Avenue, and was made safe by an army bomb disposal team.

# device - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Number of viable IEDs quadruple over five years

The number of viable IEDs dealt with by the Defence Forces has increased steadily over the past five years.

# device - Friday 7 December, 2012

Letter bomb found in Co Down post box

The viable device, capable of causing death or serious injury, was found in the Dundrum Road area of Clough, Co Down.

# device - Monday 19 November, 2012

Army bomb disposal teams called to three incidents today

Improvised explosive devices were found in Bray, Co Wicklow and in Athy, Co Kildare.

Army make safe viable device found beside a car in Dublin

The Improvised Explosive Device was found outside a house in Firhouse in Dublin in the early hours of this morning.

# device - Friday 19 October, 2012

Explosive device made safe in Blanchardstown

The army bomb disposal team made safe a viable improvised explosive device in the Fortlawn Avenue area of Blanchardstown this morning.

# device - Sunday 14 October, 2012

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# device - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Defence Forces team called to deal with hoax device in Finglas

The area around Wellmount Avenue was sealed off after the discovery of a suspicious device last night.

# device - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Improvised explosive device made safe in Cork

Mayfield residents evacuated after device discovered close to vehicle overnight.

# device - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Viable explosive device found in Dublin

The device was found on waste ground in Darndale.

# device - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Viable explosive device made safe in Dublin

The device was pushed through the letterbox of a private residence in Clonsilla.

# device - Thursday 31 May, 2012

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# device - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

PSNI say 'nothing untoward' about item found on plane in Fermanagh airport

Army disposal experts removed the suspicious item for examination.

# device - Friday 4 May, 2012

Viable device discovered in car in Dublin

The device was discovered in Rialto at around 11.30pm last night.

# device - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Viable device made safe at Phoenix Park

Diversions had been in place around the Dublin city centre park after a device was discovered late last night.

Defence Forces investigates suspicious device at the Phoenix Park

Motorists are advised that diversions are in place around the area this morning.

# device - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Update: 600lb explosive device found in Newry was ‘fully primed’

The bomb was found in a vehicle just outside Newry, and police say it had the potential to be devastating.

# device - Sunday 18 March, 2012

Discovery of WWII bomb prompts evacuations in Marseille

Part of the French city’s port is being evacuated after a one-ton bomb was discovered.

# device - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Viable device discovered behind south Belfast home

A number of homes were evacuated in the Fortuna Street area after police were alerted to the device last night.