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Wednesday 8 February 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Survival

Last year
2022
# Survival
Antrim prevail in relegation play-off to send Offaly packing to Division 2
Daren Gleeson’s side are staying in Division 1.
# point apiece
Newcastle left frustrated as late goal denies them big win in survival bid
Claudio Ranieri’s Watford earned a draw against the Magpies.
All time
# Survival
McEntee to stay in charge of Meath after club vote and ex-Wexford coach joins hurling setup
Andy McEntee will stay on as Meath football boss for 2022.
# Cancer Registry
Number of people in Ireland living with or surviving cancer continues to grow
After non melanoma skin cancer, the most common cancers in men are prostate cancer, bowel cancer and lung cancer.
# Survival
'It was heart-attack stuff' - Ireland midfielder Hourihane calls on Villa to push on from great escape
The Cork man was key to Villa’s late surge to survival, registering three assists in their last seven league games.
# Survival
Relieved Bremen stay in Bundesliga on away goals after play-off drama
Werder Bremen preserved their record of the most seasons spent in the Bundesliga by any club.
# Canada
Man survives after being swept over Niagara Falls
The incident marks the fourth time an adult is known to have survived going over the waterfall.
# Toxic
US teen survives 12 hours in underground pipe after falling into LA sewage system
The 13-year-old was freed by firefighters.
# Survival
An Post receives €30m loan to save rural post offices and continue five-day service
The funding has been provided to An Post with immediate effect.
# pick your character
If an apocalypse hit Ireland, what kind of survivor would you be?
The Science Gallery’s latest exhibition is asking us to think about how we’d fare in an emergency situation.
# Red Cross
'Picking leaves from the trees': How locals in Yemen are surviving on the brink of famine
People have been killed by shelling on their way to collect bread, a Red Cross aid worker said.
# Survival
Western Force deny reports they are to be cut from Super Rugby
After expanding to 18 teams, the southern hemisphere tournament looks set to be trimmed back.
# Survival
More Irish children are surviving cancer thanks to medical breakthroughs
There have been “major reductions” in the number of children passing away from the disease.
# Terror Attack
'This psychopath is going to kill us': How people survived the Istanbul nightclub massacre
People hid in bathrooms, and even a freezer, to avoid the gunman.
# Gerry Adams
'I don't think he is immortal': Gerry's leadership remains unfazed after recent scandals
There were mutterings that Adams might have met his threshold of controversies, but he remains to see another day.
# Survival
Chapecoense plane crash survivor is discharged from hospital
71 people died in the airplane crash including many of the Chapecoense players and club members.
# Survival
They're singing One Love on the streets of Paris tonight as the city struggles on
Place de la Republique is full of rememberance, but there’s also dancing.
# Australia
Man survives six days in Outback by eating ants
Bear Grylls has nothing on this guy.
# Survival
Late drama in tonight's relegation battle between Longford Town and Sligo Rovers
Honours even at City Calling Stadium.
# express yourself
Woman lost in New Zealand wilderness survives by drinking her own breast milk
That’s a new one.
# Monkey Business
These male monkeys like hanging out with the lads
Scientists have observed the behaviour in the rhesus macaque species.
# me-ouch
Tough stray cat miraculously survives kitchen knife in its skull
The knife was removed and the cat is expected to make a full recovery.
# COYBIG
'When we got the equaliser, it was just crazy' - Darren Randolph
Darren Randolph’s Birmingham City achieved last-ditch survival last Saturday.
# National Cancer Registry
Rates of breast cancer, invasive cervical cancer and prostate cancer are increasing in Ireland
Cancer is the second most common cause of death in Ireland.
# peace on earth
The essential 'Christmas at home' survival guide
All this time with your family can be tricky, here are a few tips to make it easier.
# TIME
Here's why flies can avoid being swatted and a T-rex might not see you sneak by
New research led by scientists at Trinity College Dublin has shown that animals’ ability to perceive time is linked to their pace of life.
# Double Tap
New World War Z teaser clip... we're not convinced
Pull it together Brad Pitt!
# Survival
Division 1: Kerry succeed in Omagh to avoid relegation
Eamonn Fitzmaurice’s side claimed the victory they desperately needed in Omagh this afternoon.
# Survival
Residents of Syria's Aleppo sell their belongings to survive
People are trying to sell off electronic devices to make money – but there isn’t enough electricity to make them work.
Voices
Column: The idea my daughter would see me waste away was the worst aspect of my cancer
The clichés we take for granted like “life’s not a dress rehearsal” take on renewed meaning after you have survived cancer. This second chance is one I won’t be squandering, writes Tom Molloy.
# Survival
Le Tissier urges Southampton to stick with Adkins
The south-coast club are in 19th position after picking up just five points from 11 games.
# Survival
In pics: Australian designs tsunami ‘survival pod’
Up to four people can stay in watertight craft for two and a half hours should the natural disaster strike.
# thick skull
Brazilian worker survives bar through skull
The bar was removed from the construction worker’s skull during a five hour surgery.
# On track
Olympic themes: the best and worst of Summer Games songs
How does the London 2012 theme shape up to those of yester-Olympics?
# Japan
Japanese tsunami: 7 incredible survival stories
Amongst the damage and destruction caused by the Japanese earthquake and tsunami in March 2011, there were incredible tales of survival and courage. We take a look at seven of them.
# Tough Enough?
In pictures: Are you tough enough? The Tough Guy challenge
How did you spend your weekend?
# Extinct
Western black rhino declared extinct
Other subspecies of rhino also face extinction due to commercial poaching and threats from international crime groups targeting rhinos for their horns.
# celebration
Formerly conjoined twins celebrate milestone 10th birthday
Maria Teresa Alvarez and Maria de Jesus Quiej-Alvarez were separated in 2002.
# Survival
High drama by the seaside
It was a long night in Bray as the Seagulls and Monaghan United met to decide promotion and relegation.