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#Threats

# threats - Friday 7 August, 2015

Who dares confront touchy billionaire Denis O'Brien?

The underlying problem is one of concentration of power and inequality in Ireland. If O’Brien was not as powerful as he is, his legal actions would not go very far.

# threats - Saturday 18 July, 2015

These are the biggest threats facing the world right now

It ranges from Isis to climate change.

# threats - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Irish truck drivers come up against threats from 'vicious' migrants in France

Drivers face fines of thousands of euro if they are found to be transporting migrants but the alternative can be dangerous, a representative has said.

# threats - Friday 1 May, 2015

Priest jailed for hiring IRA to intimidate nephew

Father Francis Kelleher has been jailed for four years.

# threats - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Senator cracks down on cyberbullying after being told she'd be 'hatcheted in the face'

Lorraine Higgins was also told she should have been aborted.

# threats - Sunday 29 March, 2015

BBC chief receives death threats over sacking of Jeremy Clarkson

It has been reported that Tony Hall’s home has been under 24-hour guard since the threats were made.

# threats - Monday 23 March, 2015

Activists postpone plans to send 10,000 copies of The Interview to North Korea

The move followed warnings of military reprisals.

# threats - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Senator told her head would be ripped off and shoved 'where the sun don't shine'

Lorraine Higgins said she believes the threat was a direct result of comments she made about jailed water protesters on Prime Time.

# threats - Saturday 14 February, 2015

From The42 Who are the new French faces and how much danger do they pose for Ireland? Threats

Who are the new French faces and how much danger do they pose for Ireland?

French rugby journalist Arnaud Coudry lended his expertise on the less familiar French players.

# threats - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Hackers threaten attacks on US cinemas showing James Franco's new film Threats

Hackers threaten attacks on US cinemas showing James Franco's new film

The New York premiere of The Interview has been cancelled as a result.

# threats - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

'Sickened by the threats': Will Senators reject water charges?

“If the Seanad wants to be taken seriously it must do the right thing and not be merely a rubber stamp for the Government’s brutal austerity policies.”

# threats - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Gardaí investigating claims water protester was assaulted

Mick Mooney says he was targeted because of his political stance.

# threats - Saturday 29 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge This woman deals with rape-threatening trolls online by literally telling their mums Trolling

This woman deals with rape-threatening trolls online by literally telling their mums

Her tweet is going viral around the world today.

# threats - Friday 14 November, 2014

INM Chief believes Gerry Adams' 'gunpoint' comments were a 'veiled threat'

Gerry Adams said this week that he would not be withdrawing the remarks he made.

# threats - Monday 22 September, 2014

Sex trafficking victims 'in danger of abuse in Direct Provision'

That’s according to agencies who have contacted the Minister for Justice, Frances Fitzgerald.

# threats - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

From The42 Boxing promoter who underwent sex change feared being outed Threats

Boxing promoter who underwent sex change feared being outed

Kellie (formerly Frank) Maloney, who managed Lennox Lewis, quit the sport in October.

# threats - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Israel: Hamas will pay. Hamas: Start a war and you'll open the gates of hell

The Middle-East is on high alert after the three missing Israeli teenagers were found dead in the West Bank.

# threats - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Two men arrested for hijacking taxi in west Dublin

The men were caught by gardaí in the stolen taxi just one hour after they threatened the driver and forced him out.

# threats - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Dozens of teenagers are now tweeting bomb threats to American Airlines Hoax

# threats - Sunday 13 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Tweeting an airline to say you're a member of Al-Qaeda isn't a great idea, apparently Joke

Tweeting an airline to say you're a member of Al-Qaeda isn't a great idea, apparently

Especially when you end up being reported to the FBI.

# threats - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

From The42 Munster's Keatley enthusiastic about facing Toulouse's 70% back three threat Keats

Munster's Keatley enthusiastic about facing Toulouse's 70% back three threat

The out-half explains that his province’s analysis of Saturday’s quarter-final opposition has been ongoing for seven weeks.

# threats - Saturday 15 March, 2014

NYC parade organisers to stand by PSNI invite, despite 'jitters'

The parade committee received a raft of complaints about the move in recent days, but they’re expected to confirm the invitation later.

# threats - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Despite walk-out threats, Syria foes set to meet face-to-face

The delegations were due to meet yesterday, brought together by the United Nations.

# threats - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

'Specific threats' made on life of Pro-Life campaigner Caroline Simons Abortion This post contains videos

'Specific threats' made on life of Pro-Life campaigner Caroline Simons

Meanwhile, spokesperson Caroline Simons described the recent controversy at Harold School in Dublin as “unfortunate”.

# threats - Friday 14 June, 2013

TD warned: 'Your days are numbered, check under your car'

Waterford deputy John Halligan has received a death threat in the wake of his criticism of the actions of some pro-life campaigners in the Dáil this week.

# threats - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Rival Koreas hold first talks in two years

The talks were to set up a high-level meeting in Seoul after months of tensions.

# threats - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Man admits threats to kill Britain's Prince Harry

Ashraf Islam, 30, is being held in custody today after admitting threatening to kill the British royal.

# threats - Sunday 12 May, 2013

Column: You can often tell what is troubling America by looking to the blockbusters

Movies are often a reflection of current affairs what’s going on in the world, and even the unlikely genre of mass-market US action movies can deal with the fears and uncertainties felt by the American people at any given time, writes Darren Mooney.

# threats - Saturday 30 March, 2013

PSNI seek information over threats to man at Lisburn property

Two masked men, who gave the impression they were armed, made threats against another man at a property in the Poleglass area of the city yesterday.

# threats - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Bullet and sympathy card sent in post to SDLP member

The SDLP has condemned the death threat, with Conall McDevitt saying it will not prevent him from doing the job he has been elected to do.

# threats - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Man charged over death threats to Peter Robinson

The 34-year-old man is alleged to have made the threat by phone on Wednesday as tensions remained high in Northern Ireland.

# threats - Friday 15 June, 2012

Putin's chief investigator apologies over death threat

Opposition newspaper says its deputy editor was threatened with decapitation after reporting on crime cover-ups.

# threats - Friday 8 June, 2012

Arrest warrant issued for internet troll who threatened UK MP

Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of a man who sent a malicious email to Conservative MP Louise Mensch which threatened that one of her children would be killed.

# threats - Monday 27 February, 2012

From The42 Balotelli's Euro 2012 prospects take nosedive Threats This post contains videos

Balotelli's Euro 2012 prospects take nosedive

Cesare Prandelli, coach of the Italian national side, is reluctant to select City striker Mario Balotelli for this summer’s European Championships.

# threats - Saturday 3 December, 2011

Over 50 convictions for witness, jury intimidation since 2006

Figures released by Minister for Justice Alan Shatter this week show that of 186 proceedings brought for alleged intimidation since 2006, 56 resulted in a conviction.

# threats - Thursday 1 December, 2011

Six questioned over threats to kill Sunday World journalist

Three people, two women and one man, remain in custody over threats allegedly made against a Sunday World crime reporter.

# threats - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Boy, eight, wins €3,500 over petrol station blast threat

An unidentified man held up a pump nozzle and cigarette lighter and threatened to “light this place up”, a court heard.

# threats - Friday 17 June, 2011

Special Criminal Court for Dundon brothers

The two brothers are accused of several crimes, including intimidating witnesses and threatening to kill a number of people.