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# rip - Last month October 2022

The lives and loves of the 10 Creeslough locals lost in tragedy
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The lives and loves of the 10 Creeslough locals lost in tragedy

Oct 10th 2022, 3:43 PM 29,967 Views 5 Comments

Tributes have been paid to the victims of the explosion, who ranged from the age of five to 59.

Former RTÉ presenter Val Joyce dies
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Former RTÉ presenter Val Joyce dies

Oct 9th 2022, 7:16 PM 52,094 Views 9 Comments

Joyce presented several shows over his career with the national broadcaster.

Woman (40s) and baby boy found dead in Dublin 15 house
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Woman (40s) and baby boy found dead in Dublin 15 house

Oct 8th 2022, 7:17 PM 61,766 Views 0 Comments

The woman and infant were pronounced dead at the scene.

All GAA games in Donegal cancelled after Creeslough tragedy
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All GAA games in Donegal cancelled after Creeslough tragedy

Oct 8th 2022, 12:15 AM 4,592 Views 0 Comments

This includes the county senior football final, which was due to be held in Ballybofey on Sunday.

Harry Kane leads tributes to Tottenham fitness coach Gian Piero Ventrone
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Harry Kane leads tributes to Tottenham fitness coach Gian Piero Ventrone

Oct 6th 2022, 9:04 PM 12,544 Views 0 Comments

The Italian joined Spurs last November alongside manager Antonio Conte.

Tributes paid to country music pioneer Loretta Lynn, who has died aged 90
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# RIP

Tributes paid to country music pioneer Loretta Lynn, who has died aged 90

Updated Oct 4th 2022, 8:54 PM 24,999 Views 8 Comments

A family statement shared online said the songwriter died peacefully in her sleep this morning.

Motorcyclist (50s) dies after collision with a car in Louth
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Motorcyclist (50s) dies after collision with a car in Louth

Oct 2nd 2022, 7:38 PM 19,967 Views 8 Comments

Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of a fatal traffic collision on the R132 in Dunleer.

# rip - September September 2022

Dublin football great Brian Mullins passes away at the age of 68
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Dublin football great Brian Mullins passes away at the age of 68

Sep 30th 2022, 6:20 PM 61,987 Views 24 Comments

Mullins won four All-Ireland senior medals in Dublin colours.

Tributes paid to 'Gangsta's Paradise' rapper Coolio after death at 59
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Tributes paid to 'Gangsta's Paradise' rapper Coolio after death at 59

Updated Sep 29th 2022, 2:28 PM 60,893 Views 27 Comments

Known for his 1995 hit Gangsta’s Paradise, Coolio was remembered for his ‘grind’ following reports of his death.

Death toll rises to 17 in school shooting in Russia as survivors hospitalised in Moscow
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# Russia

Death toll rises to 17 in school shooting in Russia as survivors hospitalised in Moscow

Updated Sep 27th 2022, 12:49 PM 59,095 Views 33 Comments

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

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

Sep 24th 2022, 11:47 AM 38,196 Views 0 Comments

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

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

Sep 23rd 2022, 12:30 PM 16,072 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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Drag performer George Ward, known as Cherry Valentine, dies aged 28

Sep 23rd 2022, 10:38 AM 61,534 Views 0 Comments

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

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 20,934 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.

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 14,599 Views 15 Comments

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

€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 21,736 Views 29 Comments

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

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 147,614 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.
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 75,725 Views 11 Comments

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

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 51,679 Views 8 Comments

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

Russians bid farewell to Gorbachev, but without Putin
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# Moscow

Russians bid farewell to Gorbachev, but without Putin

Updated Sep 3rd 2022, 2:40 PM 45,951 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
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# 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 26,143 Views 9 Comments

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

'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 28,248 Views 2 Comments

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

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

BBC presenter Bill Turnbull dies aged 66 after prostate cancer fight

Sep 1st 2022, 9:59 AM 30,755 Views 7 Comments

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

# rip - August 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 28,656 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
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# Farm Death

Man (60s) dies in Wexford farming accident

Aug 31st 2022, 1:28 PM 33,416 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened around 9am this morning.

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

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

Aug 31st 2022, 11:23 AM 20,551 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Updated Aug 27th 2022, 5:40 PM 17,876 Views 0 Comments

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

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 5,183 Views 1 Comment

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

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 8,957 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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Teenage boy dies after being hit by car in Limerick

Aug 21st 2022, 10:45 AM 28,002 Views 0 Comments

The crash occurred in Dromsally, near Cappamore.

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

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

Updated Aug 19th 2022, 3:08 PM 41,730 Views 0 Comments

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

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 12,208 Views 12 Comments

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

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 69,316 Views 9 Comments

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

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 119,747 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
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Man released on bail after being arrested by NI police investigating Michaela McAreavey video

Aug 12th 2022, 2:37 PM 24,163 Views 0 Comments

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

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

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan's mother has died

Aug 11th 2022, 11:25 AM 30,422 Views 3 Comments

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

'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 10,405 Views 3 Comments

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

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 9,893 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 20,296 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
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# Ballybunion Tragedy

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

Aug 9th 2022, 3:03 PM 21,827 Views 0 Comments

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