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Death toll rises to 15 in school shooting in Russia
# Russia
# Russia

Death toll rises to 15 in school shooting in Russia

Updated 5 hours ago 48,377 Views 34 Comments

The gunman killed himself after he opened fire, officials said.

# rip - Saturday 24 September, 2022

Man (20s) dies after being struck by car near Naas
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Man (20s) dies after being struck by car near Naas

Sat 11:47 AM 37,483 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí said a male pedestrian was struck on the M7 early this morning and was pronounced dead at the scene.

# rip - Friday 23 September, 2022

Wolf Hall author Hilary Mantel dies aged 70
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Wolf Hall author Hilary Mantel dies aged 70

Fri 12:30 PM 15,995 Views 4 Comments

The British writer won the Booker Prize twice, first for her 2009 novel Wolf Hall and again for its sequel in 2012.

Drag performer George Ward, known as Cherry Valentine, dies aged 28
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# RIP

Drag performer George Ward, known as Cherry Valentine, dies aged 28

Fri 10:38 AM 61,301 Views 0 Comments

He appeared on the second series of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK in 2021.

# rip - Saturday 17 September, 2022

Remembering Nevin Spence ten years on: 'It was like losing a brother'
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Remembering Nevin Spence ten years on: 'It was like losing a brother'

Sep 17th 2022, 8:00 AM 20,819 Views 6 Comments

Spence was on the cusp of an international call-up when an accident on the family farm ended in tragedy. Former team-mates relive the anguish of a day that changed their lives.

# rip - Thursday 15 September, 2022

Legendary rugby commentator Eddie Butler dies aged 65
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Legendary rugby commentator Eddie Butler dies aged 65

Sep 15th 2022, 6:39 PM 14,456 Views 15 Comments

Tributes have been paid to the man whose distinctive voice is indelibly linked to the sport.

# rip - Tuesday 13 September, 2022

€100,000 to be given to families of healthcare staff who died due to Covid-19 through work
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€100,000 to be given to families of healthcare staff who died due to Covid-19 through work

Sep 13th 2022, 7:04 PM 21,680 Views 29 Comments

The Minister for Health said the scheme “offers some support from the state to provide for the family’s needs”.

# rip - Thursday 8 September, 2022

Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch, has died
# Queen Elizabeth II
# Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch, has died

Sep 8th 2022, 6:31 PM 147,232 Views 236 Comments
  • Buckingham Palace said the queen died peacefully this afternoon.
  • The flag at the palace in London was lowered to half mast at 6.30pm.
  • President Michael D Higgins expressed sympathy on behalf of the people of Ireland.

# rip - Wednesday 7 September, 2022

Jockeys and trainers among hundreds at funeral of ‘charismatic’ 13-year-old Jack de Bromhead
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Jockeys and trainers among hundreds at funeral of ‘charismatic’ 13-year-old Jack de Bromhead

Updated Sep 7th 2022, 4:01 PM 75,653 Views 11 Comments

Henry de Bromhead told the congregation stories of his son Jack’s love for pony racing.

# rip - Sunday 4 September, 2022

Jack de Bromhead: Family remember 'one-of-a-kind child who touched all our lives'
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Jack de Bromhead: Family remember 'one-of-a-kind child who touched all our lives'

Sep 4th 2022, 6:09 PM 51,593 Views 8 Comments

Teenager ‘filled every moment of his days, always busy, forever curious grasping at life and new interests’.

# rip - Saturday 3 September, 2022

Russians bid farewell to Gorbachev, but without Putin
# Moscow
# Moscow

Russians bid farewell to Gorbachev, but without Putin

Updated Sep 3rd 2022, 2:40 PM 45,856 Views 12 Comments

Hundreds of mourners, including Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, lined up to file past Gorbachev’s open casket.

Deaglán de Bréadún: It was clear in Moscow that Gorbachev's popularity was not reflected there
# Back In The USSR
# Back In The USSR

Deaglán de Bréadún: It was clear in Moscow that Gorbachev's popularity was not reflected there

Updated Sep 3rd 2022, 8:34 AM 26,011 Views 9 Comments

Gorbachev’s popularity on the international stage did not exist to the same extent on his home ground.

# rip - Friday 2 September, 2022

'A parent's worst nightmare': Funeral held for Derry teenagers who drowned in Lough Enagh
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'A parent's worst nightmare': Funeral held for Derry teenagers who drowned in Lough Enagh

Updated Sep 2nd 2022, 4:15 PM 28,186 Views 1 Comment

Bishop of Derry Donal McKeown said that the two boys ‘were a huge gift to all of us in their life’.

# rip - Thursday 1 September, 2022

BBC presenter Bill Turnbull dies aged 66 after prostate cancer fight
# Songs Of Praise
# Songs Of Praise

BBC presenter Bill Turnbull dies aged 66 after prostate cancer fight

Sep 1st 2022, 9:59 AM 30,669 Views 7 Comments

His former co-presenter Susanna Reid said: “Bill was the kindest, funniest, most generous man in the business.”

# rip - Wednesday 31 August, 2022

Gorbachev to be buried in Moscow on Saturday as tributes pour in for last Soviet leader
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Gorbachev to be buried in Moscow on Saturday as tributes pour in for last Soviet leader

Updated Aug 31st 2022, 5:47 PM 28,607 Views 14 Comments

President Michael D Higgins said the former Soviet leader was “a man of good instinct who offered hope”.

Man (60s) dies in Wexford farming accident
# Farm Death
# Farm Death

Man (60s) dies in Wexford farming accident

Aug 31st 2022, 1:28 PM 33,373 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened around 9am this morning.

Elderly Cork couple who died in crash 'well-known in the local golfing community'
# Carrigaline
# Carrigaline

Elderly Cork couple who died in crash 'well-known in the local golfing community'

Aug 31st 2022, 11:23 AM 20,507 Views 0 Comments

The couple, named locally as Pat Allen (83) and Bernadette Allen (82), were travelling in their car towards Ringaskiddy village.

# rip - Saturday 27 August, 2022

Olivia Pratt-Korbel murder: Police reissue appeal for information as two suspects bailed
# Liverpool
# Liverpool

Olivia Pratt-Korbel murder: Police reissue appeal for information as two suspects bailed

Updated Aug 27th 2022, 5:40 PM 17,852 Views 0 Comments

Olivia Pratt-Korbel was shot on Monday night after a gunman chased his intended target.

# rip - Tuesday 23 August, 2022

FAI pays tribute after former president Des Casey dies
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FAI pays tribute after former president Des Casey dies

Aug 23rd 2022, 11:59 PM 5,135 Views 1 Comment

The Dundalk native played a key role in the appointment of Jack Charlton as Ireland manager.

# rip - Sunday 21 August, 2022

Dillon Quirke remembered as club return to action following star's tragic death
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Dillon Quirke remembered as club return to action following star's tragic death

Aug 21st 2022, 5:25 PM 8,892 Views 0 Comments

Clonoulty-Rossmore beat Moycarkey-Borris by 0-25 to 1-19 in their Tipperary SHC round robin match this afternoon.

Teenage boy dies after being hit by car in Limerick
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# RIP

Teenage boy dies after being hit by car in Limerick

Aug 21st 2022, 10:45 AM 27,958 Views 0 Comments

The crash occurred in Dromsally, near Cappamore.

# rip - Friday 19 August, 2022

Man appears in court over murder of Irishman Thomas O’Halloran (87) in London
# Old Bailey
# Old Bailey

Man appears in court over murder of Irishman Thomas O’Halloran (87) in London

Updated Aug 19th 2022, 3:08 PM 41,689 Views 0 Comments

Thomas O’Halloran was stabbed in London earlier this week.

# rip - Wednesday 17 August, 2022

Das Boot filmmaker Wolfgang Petersen dies aged 81
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Das Boot filmmaker Wolfgang Petersen dies aged 81

Aug 17th 2022, 8:09 AM 12,194 Views 12 Comments

Heralded as an anti-war masterpiece, Das Boot was nominated for six Oscars.

# rip - Tuesday 16 August, 2022

Former Pop Idol star Darius Campbell Danesh has died aged 41
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Former Pop Idol star Darius Campbell Danesh has died aged 41

Aug 16th 2022, 4:47 PM 69,274 Views 9 Comments

He was found in his apartment in Minnesota on 11 August.

# rip - Friday 12 August, 2022

Actress Anne Heche dies aged 53, one week after major car crash
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Actress Anne Heche dies aged 53, one week after major car crash

Updated Aug 12th 2022, 10:38 PM 119,657 Views 50 Comments

The actor was hospitalised after the crash in Los Angeles last week.

Man released on bail after being arrested by NI police investigating Michaela McAreavey video
# PSNI
# PSNI

Man released on bail after being arrested by NI police investigating Michaela McAreavey video

Aug 12th 2022, 2:37 PM 24,115 Views 0 Comments

A video was widely condemned after it depicted men singing a song about the 2011 murder of Michaela McAreavey.

# rip - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan's mother has died
# Mary Ryan
# Mary Ryan

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan's mother has died

Aug 11th 2022, 11:25 AM 30,405 Views 3 Comments

The Green Party said Mary Ryan “died suddenly in the early hours of Wednesday morning”.

# rip - Wednesday 10 August, 2022

'Perfect gentleman and the ultimate hurler' - Tipperary players pay tribute to Dillon Quirke
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'Perfect gentleman and the ultimate hurler' - Tipperary players pay tribute to Dillon Quirke

Aug 10th 2022, 3:49 PM 10,337 Views 3 Comments

Barry Hogan and Robert Byrne praised the leadership and friendship of their team-mate.

# rip - Tuesday 9 August, 2022

Lamont Dozier, writer of Motown classics You Can't Hurry Love and Heat Wave, dies aged 81
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Lamont Dozier, writer of Motown classics You Can't Hurry Love and Heat Wave, dies aged 81

Aug 9th 2022, 7:37 PM 9,877 Views 4 Comments

Dozier was the middle name of the celebrated Holland-Dozier-Holland team that wrote and produced dozens of Motown hits.

The Pogues’ bass player Darryl Hunt dies aged 72
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The Pogues’ bass player Darryl Hunt dies aged 72

Aug 9th 2022, 6:40 PM 20,289 Views 4 Comments

The punk band said they were “saddened beyond words” to share the news.

Siblings who died off Kerry beach 'looked after each other in life', funeral hears
# Ballybunion Tragedy
# Ballybunion Tragedy

Siblings who died off Kerry beach 'looked after each other in life', funeral hears

Aug 9th 2022, 3:03 PM 21,803 Views 0 Comments

Mourners were told of Dessie Byrne’s ‘wicked sense of humour’ and Muriel Eriksson’s ‘loving, caring’ nature.

Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake dies at 84
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Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake dies at 84

Aug 9th 2022, 10:12 AM 13,529 Views 4 Comments

He established the Miyake Design Studio in Tokyo in 1970 before making his mark on Paris.

Tributes paid to actress and singer Olivia Newton-John who has died aged 73
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Tributes paid to actress and singer Olivia Newton-John who has died aged 73

Updated Aug 9th 2022, 6:28 AM 112,468 Views 36 Comments

Newton-John shot to fame playing Sandy in the film Grease.

# rip - Saturday 6 August, 2022

'A smashing person' - Tributes paid after the sudden passing of Tipperary hurler Dillon Quirke
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'A smashing person' - Tributes paid after the sudden passing of Tipperary hurler Dillon Quirke

Aug 6th 2022, 5:38 PM 52,606 Views 4 Comments

A vigil in his memory will be held tonight at 8.15pm in Clonoulty-Rossmore’s club grounds.

Tributes paid to doctor who died after collapsing on bike during Kilkenny race
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Tributes paid to doctor who died after collapsing on bike during Kilkenny race

Aug 6th 2022, 3:00 PM 91,934 Views 4 Comments

Dr Frank O’Dwyer was taking part in a local road race.

A Clonoulty-Rossmore and Tipperary star, Dillon Quirke kept on achieving in his hurling career
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A Clonoulty-Rossmore and Tipperary star, Dillon Quirke kept on achieving in his hurling career

Aug 6th 2022, 9:19 AM 32,850 Views 5 Comments

The 24-year-old passed away suddenly last night.

Tipperary senior hurler Dillon Quirke passes away at the age of 24
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Tipperary senior hurler Dillon Quirke passes away at the age of 24

Aug 6th 2022, 12:02 AM 121,180 Views 20 Comments

The hurler took ill while playing for his club Clonoulty-Rossmore tonight.

# rip - Thursday 4 August, 2022

Man and woman die after getting into difficulty off Ballybunion beach in Kerry
# Ballybunion
# Ballybunion

Man and woman die after getting into difficulty off Ballybunion beach in Kerry

Aug 4th 2022, 8:52 PM 106,107 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened around 6pm this evening.

# rip - Wednesday 3 August, 2022

Ex-Crystal Palace midfielder Andrejs Rubins dies aged 43
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Ex-Crystal Palace midfielder Andrejs Rubins dies aged 43

Aug 3rd 2022, 6:10 PM 11,430 Views 3 Comments

He was also Latvia’s second most capped men’s player with 117 over a 13-year international career.

# rip - Tuesday 2 August, 2022

Michael O'Brien, founder of family publisher O'Brien Press, has died
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Michael O'Brien, founder of family publisher O'Brien Press, has died

Aug 2nd 2022, 2:29 PM 15,460 Views 1 Comment

He founded the business along with his father Thomas in 1974.

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