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# explosives - Saturday 15 August, 2020

Man arrested in Kilkenny over possession of explosives

Gardaí were called to a house after reports of unusual activity yesterday evening.

# explosives - Friday 28 June, 2019

Italy demolishes remainder of Genoa bridge which collapsed last year

43 people were killed when the Morandi bridge collapsed last August.

# explosives - Friday 11 May, 2018

Pictures: 'Significant' amount of guns and explosives found during 12 day search in Lurgan

A pipe bomb uncovered near a nursery would “almost certainly” have killed or caused injury if detonated.

# explosives - Monday 30 April, 2018

Security scare at Dublin's Connolly Station caused by old sticks of dynamite

The scene was declared safe by the Defence Forces at 2.50pm.

# explosives - Friday 16 February, 2018

Ex-teacher accused of paying students to help make bombs

His brother has also been accused of stockpiling explosive materials.

# explosives - Friday 8 December, 2017

Two Dublin men charged with possession of 4kg of explosive TNT

One of the men was previously charged with membership of the IRA.

# explosives - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Limerick homes evacuated as Army Bomb Disposal Team explode grenade found in the area

The grenade was discovered in the vicinity of a private residence on the Pennywell Road.

# explosives - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Woman who lured police to her home with hoax 999 call in bid to kill them jailed for 16 years Explosives This post contains videos

Woman who lured police to her home with hoax 999 call in bid to kill them jailed for 16 years

Christine Connor also used photos of a Swedish model to dupe men online.

# explosives - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Gardai probe 'New IRA' group's bomb trade with Hutch gang

Security is expected to be tight for gangland murder victim Michael Keogh’s funeral tomorrow.

# explosives - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Two men due before in court after explosives seized in Dublin on Friday

A 55-year-old man has been released without charge.

55-year-old man arrested over explosives seized in Dublin on Friday

Parts of Dublin’s north inner city was shut down following the discovery.

# explosives - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Two men remain in custody after gardaí seize explosives in Dublin

The search was part of an ongoing investigation into dissident republican activity.

# explosives - Friday 10 February, 2017

16-year-old girl among four arrested for allegedly plotting terror attack in France

The four people were arrested in Montpellier.

# explosives - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Dissident republican caught at Busaras with "four blocks of TNT" and detonators

The incident last June saw Busaras evacuated the Special Criminal Court heard yesterday.

# explosives - Friday 23 December, 2016

"Significant" Isis-inspired terror plot for Christmas Day foiled in Australia

The plot was expected to target one of Melbourne’s best-known intersections on Christmas Day.

# explosives - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

O'Sullivan 'stands over' support for man arrested on explosives charges before Prince Charles visit

Donal O’Coisdealbha was jailed for five and a half years yesterday after pleading guilty to IRA membership.

# explosives - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Manhunt underway after explosives found in apartment of man suspected of preparing bomb attack

Three people were arrested in the raid of the apartment.

# explosives - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Armed gardaí find bomb in car on the Naas Road

Two men have been arrested.

# explosives - Friday 1 April, 2016

CIA accidentally left explosive material under school bus

It was left behind after a training exercise.

# explosives - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Terrorist bomb parts found buried in the woods in Co Antrim park

The find was made yesterday by a member of the public.

# explosives - Monday 23 November, 2015

"Explosive belt" found in a dustbin in Paris

The belt was found in an area which one of the attackers is known to have been in.

# explosives - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Turkish Airlines plane diverted to Canada after bomb threat

The plane, with 256 passengers and crew, landed safely at Halifax Stanfield International Airport.

# explosives - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Bomb scare forces plane from Poland to Egypt to make emergency landing

A man on the aircraft claimed there were explosives on board.

# explosives - Friday 11 September, 2015

'Batman cinema shooting': Pictures released from inside cinema and booby-trapped apartment

James Holmes killed 12 people in the 2012 shooting.

# explosives - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

This teen was found guilty of plotting to murder soldiers

He also groomed an impressionable teenager, police said.

# explosives - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Three arrested after explosives found in cars in Meath

The men were arrested for membership of an unlawful organisation and possession of explosives.

# explosives - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

10-year-old girl 'strapped with explosives' arrested in Nigeria

Meanwhile, Nigerian authorities say a suicide bomber killed six people in Kano city today.

# explosives - Thursday 1 May, 2014

'Substantial quantity' of explosives discovered in Belfast flats in dissident search

A 47-year-old man is currently being questioned at Antrim police station.

# explosives - Monday 16 December, 2013

Harvard University reopens after reports of explosives on campus

Campus police received an email saying that explosive devices may have been hidden at four buildings on campus.

# explosives - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Man charged for possession of a sub machine gun, grenades, a stun gun and gas spray

The 27-year-old was arrested in Derry.

# explosives - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Dissident arms seizure includes golden gun Golden Gun This post contains images

Dissident arms seizure includes golden gun

The guns, ammunition and explosive were discovered by Gardaí in Dublin as part of investigations into republican dissidents.

# explosives - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Nine arrested over dissident activity in two Dublin raids

Bomb ingredients and ammunition were also seized by gardaí following separate raids in Cloghran and Tallaght.

# explosives - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Three released after arrests over explosive devices in Cork

Two men and a woman were arrested yesterday in connection with the devices discovered last year.

# explosives - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Two in court over dissident republican activity

The men, both aged in their 30s, were arrested in Tipperary earlier this week as part on an ongoing investigation into dissident republican activity.

# explosives - Monday 4 February, 2013

The 6 steps to bomb disposal in Ireland

An officer from one of the Defence Force’s Army Bomb Disposal Squads told how they deal with call outs and rendering devices safe.

# explosives - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Army make safe device found in Phibsborough

The IED was made safe at the scene and handed over to Gardaí.

# explosives - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Spain arrests three suspected Al Qaeda members

Police have denied reports the men had poison and explosives in their possession.

# explosives - Friday 20 July, 2012

'He wasn't giving anyone a chance to get out' - witnesses recall Colorado cinema shooting Aurora This post contains videos

'He wasn't giving anyone a chance to get out' - witnesses recall Colorado cinema shooting

One witness has said he saw a little girl who had been shot.

# explosives - Friday 6 July, 2012

Gardaí appeal for information over 'viable and dangerous' device in Cork

The explosive device, which was found under a parked car, was made safe by an Army bomb disposal team.

# explosives - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Gardaí recover grenades, pistols and ammunition in follow-up Limerick raid

The firearms and explosives were recovered in a planned search operation following Friday’s €1.5m cannabis resin haul.

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