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# murdered - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Lyra's family: 'A warm and innocent heart, she was the greatest listener, someone who had time for everyone'

Lyra was murdered early on Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry following a night of fierce riots.

# murdered - Monday 25 June, 2018

'It’s very hard to look at your child lying in the cold night': Family issue public appeal over man shot dead in Dublin

Darren Kearns was shot dead outside a restaurant on 30 December 2015.

# murdered - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Gardaí probe at least four different potential motives after machete murder of man in Cork

Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk (35) was killed in his home in Ballincollig, Cork.

# murdered - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Obsession with former Boyzone member led to couple murdering nanny and attempting to burn her body

Sabrina Kouider and Ouissem Medouni were both found guilty after a three-month trial.

# murdered - Friday 13 April, 2018

Brutal gang rape and murder of eight-year-old girl in India triggers nationwide outrage

She was abducted and forced to take sedatives while held captive in a shed and Hindu temple.

# murdered - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Remains of murdered INLA victim Séamus Ruddy will arrive back to Ireland today

Ruddy was murdered and buried by the INLA in France in 1985.

# murdered - Saturday 13 May, 2017

40 years on - the body of undercover British Army captain Robert Nairac has yet to be found

Rumours that his body was disposed of in a meat processing plant are untrue, according to those searching for him.

# murdered - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

'He was the definition of a gentleman': Rural community in shock at killing of pensioner (90)

A man in his 20s was arrested by gardai yesterday evening.

# murdered - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Potential breakthrough in murder probe as gardaí arrest man in his 30s

Finnegan disappeared from his home in Dublin in August and his body was discovered four weeks later.

# murdered - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

"No grave to tend, no place to grieve": The four remaining 'Disappeared'

The funeral of Seamus Wright heard today in Belfast that he was a “deeply committed” family man.

# murdered - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Homicide investigation into BB King death, amid claims that he was poisoned

King died at age 89 on 14 May in Las Vegas. The blues legend’s daughters have reportedly accused his aides of poisoning him.

# murdered - Thursday 16 April, 2015

'My daughter's killer looked me in the eye and told me she didn't suffer'

Nicola Furlong was killed in a Japanese hotel room in 2012.

# murdered - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Search for Disappeared Brendan Megraw to begin in Meath bog today

This will be the fourth search for his remains.

# murdered - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Marioara Rostas family speak of their grief and 'dreadful pain' over teenager's killing

“My heart aches for my family, for my girl who was killed,” her mother told RTÉ’s Prime Time.

# murdered - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Thousands attend funeral of murdered teens as Israel mulls military retaliation

Israel has vowed it will exact a high price from Hamas for the murders.

# murdered - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Daughters of Maire Rankin speak about their 'living nightmare'

Brenda and Aine Rankin have given their first interview since Dublin pharmacist Karen Walsh was convicted and jailed for their mother’s murder.

# murdered - Monday 17 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Was Vincent Van Gogh murdered? Murdered

Was Vincent Van Gogh murdered?

New book says Sunflower and Starry Night artist did not die from self-inflicted wound, but was shot by two boys he used to go drinking with while painting in France.

# murdered - Friday 15 April, 2011

Body of Italian peace activist found in Gaza Gaza This post contains videos

Body of Italian peace activist found in Gaza

Vittorio Arrigoni was abducted and strangled by an Islamic group with ties to Al Qaeda.