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Suicide bombers kill 60 people in Pakistan
# Church Blast
# Church Blast

Suicide bombers kill 60 people in Pakistan

Sep 22nd 2013, 12:14 PM 5,622 Views 73 Comments

A further 120 people have been injured in the blast that happened at a historic church.

British tourist trampled to death by elephant in India
# Attack
# Attack

British tourist trampled to death by elephant in India

Sep 20th 2013, 9:36 AM 7,324 Views 14 Comments

The man is believed to not have heard people warning him about the stampeding elephant.

Obama says Syria 'will require America's attention'
# Syria
# Syria

Obama says Syria 'will require America's attention'

Aug 23rd 2013, 4:12 PM 6,338 Views 123 Comments

The US president called the Syrian attack where it is alleged chemical weapons were used, ‘a big event of grave concern’.

Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'

Aug 10th 2013, 12:34 PM 8,859 Views 31 Comments

A 5.0 earthquake hit 188km northwest of Indonesia, the US Geological Survey also said.

Man stabbed to death at house in Clare
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man stabbed to death at house in Clare

Jul 23rd 2013, 8:08 AM 9,164 Views 23 Comments

Another man was found stabbed near the house but his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

'No confidence' in leadership of PSNI unit reviewing unsolved Troubles murders
# The Troubles
# The Troubles

'No confidence' in leadership of PSNI unit reviewing unsolved Troubles murders

Jul 4th 2013, 8:54 PM 2,777 Views 40 Comments

A report published yesterday found that the some military cases relating to state involvement were reviewed with less rigor than others.

16 soldiers dead as Lebanon clashes continue
# Lebanon
# Lebanon

16 soldiers dead as Lebanon clashes continue

Jun 24th 2013, 8:28 PM 5,238 Views 6 Comments

Fierce clashes continued for a second day between the army and gunmen loyal to a radical Sunni cleric in the Lebanon.

Column: Ending the death penalty – a view from Texas
# Killing
# Killing

Column: Ending the death penalty – a view from Texas

Jun 13th 2013, 7:00 AM 56 Views 18 Comments

Former inmates are among those gathering to fight capital punishment at a world congress event that begins today, but Kirstin Houle from Texas says theirs is a daily struggle they know they will win.

Updated: Oscar Pistorius hearing adjourned until August
# Oscar Pistorius
# Oscar Pistorius

Updated: Oscar Pistorius hearing adjourned until August

Jun 4th 2013, 8:50 AM 6,360 Views 6 Comments

The South African ‘Blade Runner’ was back in court for the first time since he was bailed in February. The full trial is not expected to get under way until next year.

Man released without charge over Dean Fitzpatrick killing
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man released without charge over Dean Fitzpatrick killing

May 27th 2013, 2:28 PM 24,507 Views 11 Comments

The 23-year-old was found with stab wounds at the Malahide Road in Dublin late on Saturday night.

Gardaí appeal for help in finding Letterkenny killer
# Murder
# Murder

Gardaí appeal for help in finding Letterkenny killer

May 16th 2013, 6:34 PM 6,751 Views 7 Comments

The body of Bogdan Michalkiawicz was discovered at Westside Apartments off the Main Street in Letterkenny on Wednesday morning.

Pistorius wants to resume training: manager
# Request
From The42
# Request

Pistorius wants to resume training: manager

Apr 3rd 2013, 8:00 PM 8,024 Views 4 Comments

The South African Paralympian has already been allowed to travel overseas.

Column: Not enough has been done to uphold the spirit of the Good Friday Agreement
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Not enough has been done to uphold the spirit of the Good Friday Agreement

Mar 29th 2013, 1:00 PM 67 Views 56 Comments

It’s true Northern Ireland has come a long way over the last fifteen years, but we cannot afford to hang the ‘mission accomplished’ banner over the peace process, writes David McCann.

Pistorius 'numb with shock and grief', says uncle
# Pistorius
# Pistorius

Pistorius 'numb with shock and grief', says uncle

Feb 16th 2013, 4:41 PM 13,323 Views 31 Comments

The Olympic athlete’s family is strongly refuting the murder charge against him, saying they have “no doubt” there is “no substance to the allegation”.

Man arrested over Alan Ryan killing
# Alan Ryan
# Alan Ryan

Man arrested over Alan Ryan killing

Feb 13th 2013, 12:50 PM 11,663 Views 14 Comments

Former Real IRA member Ryan was shot dead outside a house in north Dublin last September.

Tunisia pledges new govt after opposition leader's killing
# Tunisia
# Tunisia

Tunisia pledges new govt after opposition leader's killing

Feb 7th 2013, 8:10 AM 2,718 Views 0 Comments

Chokri Belaid’s murder has sparked deadly protests and attacks on the ruling party’s offices.

One week on, Gardaí appeal for information on Adrian Donohoe murder
# Garda Death
# Garda Death

One week on, Gardaí appeal for information on Adrian Donohoe murder

Feb 1st 2013, 7:33 PM 9,113 Views 33 Comments

Gardaí are focusing on trying to trace a car found burnt out on Sunday afternoon.

€50,000 reward offered for information in garda killing
# Garda Death
# Garda Death

€50,000 reward offered for information in garda killing

Jan 30th 2013, 7:38 AM 6,968 Views 32 Comments

The funeral of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe will take place in Dundalk today.

Man arrested in relation to the murder of Dean Johnston
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man arrested in relation to the murder of Dean Johnston

Nov 13th 2012, 9:46 AM 5,092 Views 2 Comments

Johnson was shot dead as he sat in a car on May 25, 2011 at Moorfield Avenue, Clondalkin at around 9pm.

Gardaí arrest second man in Donaghmede stabbing investigation
# Shane O'Connor
# Shane O'Connor

Gardaí arrest second man in Donaghmede stabbing investigation

Nov 3rd 2012, 9:40 AM 6,132 Views 5 Comments

22-year-old Shane O’Connor was found lying on the street outside his home last Monday. Gardaí have detained two men in connection with the case.

Three men released in John Wilson murder investigation
# Gangland
# Gangland

Three men released in John Wilson murder investigation

Oct 7th 2012, 12:28 PM 3,834 Views 0 Comments

One man is still being held in Clondalkin in connection with the case.

Double killer Malcolm MacArthur released after 30 years
# Out Of Jail
# Out Of Jail

Double killer Malcolm MacArthur released after 30 years

Sep 19th 2012, 8:11 AM 45,215 Views 32 Comments

MacArthur was jailed in 1982 after he killed a nurse in the Phoenix Park and shot dead a farmer.

Norway to publish report on response to 22 July attacks
# Norway
# Norway

Norway to publish report on response to 22 July attacks

Aug 13th 2012, 11:56 AM 2,386 Views 14 Comments

Report on how so many people were killed that day is expected to be highly critical of the official response to the attacks.

Family of Irishman killed in Bolivia seek UN support
# Bolivia
# Bolivia

Family of Irishman killed in Bolivia seek UN support

Aug 9th 2012, 1:54 PM 4,762 Views 25 Comments

Michael Dwyer was shot dead during a Bolivian police raid in a hotel in 2009.

Texas executes convicted killer despite claims of low IQ
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Texas executes convicted killer despite claims of low IQ

Aug 8th 2012, 8:51 AM 6,067 Views 66 Comments

Lawyers for 54-year-old Marvin Wilson had argued that he should have been exempt from capital punishment because he had an IQ of 61.

"The truth has triumphed" - accused respond to Michaela verdict
# Not Guilty
# Not Guilty

"The truth has triumphed" - accused respond to Michaela verdict

Jul 12th 2012, 10:36 PM 11,499 Views 44 Comments

“I suffered a lot. I was brutalised by police. I was beaten so much,” Avinash Treebhoowon said outside the courtroom.

Human head found in a park in Canada
# Grisly
# Grisly

Human head found in a park in Canada

Jul 2nd 2012, 9:00 PM 9,672 Views 20 Comments

The head is believed to belong to the Chinese student who was brutally killed and dismembered in Montreal last month.

Three due in court over Ciaran Noonan death
# Courts
# Courts

Three due in court over Ciaran Noonan death

Jul 2nd 2012, 9:53 AM 3,388 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old’s body was found in a field in Co Meath in early November 2011.

Defence argues that Breivik was sane when he carried out killings
# Killing
# Killing

Defence argues that Breivik was sane when he carried out killings

Jun 22nd 2012, 12:22 PM 2,125 Views 13 Comments

The prosecution is calling for Breivik to be declared insane, but Breivik has said he will appeal the verdict if he is found criminally insane.

No charges for Texas father who killed man caught abusing his daughter
# Texas
# Texas

No charges for Texas father who killed man caught abusing his daughter

Jun 20th 2012, 10:07 AM 8,141 Views 35 Comments

Man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Donegal family dog stabbed five times and has throat slit
# Dog Attack
# Dog Attack

Donegal family dog stabbed five times and has throat slit

Jun 19th 2012, 3:51 PM 12,052 Views 87 Comments

Trevor Peoples discovered his German Shepherd ‘Rex’ dead in the shed of the family home in St Johnston on Saturday morning.

Father kills man he caught trying to sexually abuse his daughter
# US
# US

Father kills man he caught trying to sexually abuse his daughter

Jun 11th 2012, 9:06 PM 27,073 Views 129 Comments

Police in Texas said that the man would likely not be arrested for the killing which happened on Saturday.

Man arrested over fatal Wexford stabbing
# Wexford
# Wexford

Man arrested over fatal Wexford stabbing

Apr 20th 2012, 7:14 PM 2,407 Views 0 Comments

Jason Ryan died of stab wounds after an altercation at his home in January.

Trayvon Martin case: Lawyers drop Zimmerman, say he’s ‘emotionally crippled’
# Trayvon
# Trayvon

Trayvon Martin case: Lawyers drop Zimmerman, say he’s ‘emotionally crippled’

Apr 11th 2012, 12:00 PM 3,498 Views 3 Comments

George Zimmerman killed black teenager Trayvon Martin in February, claiming self-defence in a case that has sparked fresh debate about race in America and self-defence laws.

Family of Michael Dwyer pressures EU to find answers over killing
# Bolivia
# Bolivia

Family of Michael Dwyer pressures EU to find answers over killing

Apr 11th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,980 Views 5 Comments

The family of an Irish man killed by Bolivian state police in 2009 is travelling to the European Parliament today, seeking to secure information about his death.

Trayvon Martin killing: Prosecutor cancels grand jury hearing
# Trayvon Martin
# Trayvon Martin

Trayvon Martin killing: Prosecutor cancels grand jury hearing

Apr 10th 2012, 10:51 AM 1,481 Views 1 Comment

The move means the decision to file charges will lie entirely with special prosecutor Angela Corey.

Irish father of one killed in Florida restaurant shooting
# Shooting
# Shooting

Irish father of one killed in Florida restaurant shooting

Apr 4th 2012, 7:55 AM 5,079 Views 3 Comments

The body of Tom Walsh, 43, from Tipperary was found at the Mainstreet Grill in DeLand.

6 political activist celebrities (other than George Clooney)
# Jailbird Celebs
From The Daily Edge
# Jailbird Celebs

6 political activist celebrities (other than George Clooney)

Mar 22nd 2012, 11:26 PM 1,567 Views 0 Comments

These temporary jailbirds put their star power behind issues from the Vietnam War to nuclear power.

Woman due before court over Cherry Orchard killing
# Killing
# Killing

Woman due before court over Cherry Orchard killing

Dec 20th 2011, 4:23 PM 3,000 Views 3 Comments

The 49-year-old will be in court this evening in relation to the murder of David Darcy, who was shot dead in a van late last month.

Gardaí launch murder probe into man shot dead in Ballyfermot
# Shooting
# Shooting

Gardaí launch murder probe into man shot dead in Ballyfermot

Nov 28th 2011, 8:43 AM 4,211 Views 15 Comments

The man in his late 30s was shot a number of times as he sat in a van outside a house just before 7am this morning.