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# Tragedy
Residents at London tower block had warned of fire safety concerns
The Grenfell Action Group said that “only a serious loss of life” would highlight their concerns.
# Tragedy
UK zoo blames 'freak accident' after zookeeper is killed by tiger
The zookeeper has been named as Rosa King.
# high alert
Theresa May orders 5,000 soldiers to the streets of Britain in the wake of the Manchester attack
The Prime Minister said that she does not want the public to feel “unduly alarmed”.
# Portugal
Family set up GoFundMe after Irishman found dead at Algarve holiday apartment
30-year-old Daryl Dargan had been on a trip to Portugal.
# treacherous conditions
Rescuers find body of missing Everest climber, bringing death toll to four
More than a dozen climbers have also been rescued from the mountain in the last three days.
# Co. Donegal
'Two of the funniest lads there was': Tributes paid to friends who died in Donegal crash
The two young men have been named locally as Nathan Farrell, aged 18, and Nathan Fullerton, aged 17.
# Tragedy
Father and son who died in Sligo house fire to be buried together
Tributes have been paid to both men online.
# berkeley tragedy
'If this balcony had been built as designed, this would not have happened'
California’s licencing board said that Segue Construction failed to follow building plans during construction.
# Tragedy
Two men die in overnight house fire in Sligo
Emergency services were called to the scene at 5am this morning.
# Tragedy
Grieving Boston Celtics star hits 33 points just one day after the death of his little sister
Isaiah Thomas led all scorers as the Celtics went down to the Chicago Bulls in the playoff opener.
# luna mckinney
Tributes paid to woman who died in Lough Erne while on family holiday
The woman is said to have fallen into the water while checking the ropes on a boat.
# carrig-on-bannow
Tributes to 'gentleman' father-of-three who died in tragic aerosol can explosion in Wexford
Aidan Cummins died near his Carrig-on-Bannow home on Saturday.
'She had so much yet to give': Mourners share fond memories at funeral of Nicola Collins
The young mother’s body was found in her home last week.
# Tragedy
18-year-old woman dies after Limerick collision Friday evening
The 19-year-old male driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.
# Grief
Rio Ferdinand says he turned to drink following tragedy
Rebecca Ferdinand died in March 2015
# Tragedy
Appeals for help after toddler Estlin Wall (3) dies in car crash and her father fights for his life
The crash happened in Co. Clare on Wednesday.
# rescue 116
'We thanked them for the family members which they lent to this nation' - Anxious wait for news of Rescue 116
Shane Ross spoke softly of the families being “devastated”.
# coastguard pilot
Dara Fitzpatrick's family pay tribute to her, saying 'We'll raise Fionn as she wanted'
“She loved her job because she loved helping people. That sounds trite but it was true.”
# rescue 116
Searches continue for missing Coast Guard crew Mark Duffy, Paul Ormsby and Ciarán Smith
Captain Dara Fitzpatrick was recovered earlier but she died shortly afterwards.
# Tragedy
'There is a place within us that is yours and yours always' - Clondalkin victims laid to rest
The five died in an apartment fire in Clondalkin last week.
# clondalkin fire
'Jordan and Holly loved their Mammy': Funeral of Clondalkin fire victims takes place in Shankill
It is believed the fire was caused by a candle near a television.
# Tragedy
46 dead after landslide at Ethiopian rubbish dump
Around 300 people live on the site.
# Gonaives
38 killed after bus in Haiti ploughs into street musicians while fleeing hit-and-run
Police are still searching for the bus driver, who fled the scene.
# Tragedy
Prayer vigil held at St James's Hospital this evening for victims of Clondalkin fire
It is believed the first funerals for the fire’s victims will take place on Monday.
# Artane
Van driver comes forward to gardaí after jogger killed in hit and run
Karl Robertson (28) was struck by a van shortly after 9.45pm Wednesday night.
# Tragedy
'The grieving is absolutely unreal': Travelling community devastated after Clondalkin fire
The fire claimed the lives of four people when it broke out early yesterday morning.
# Overcrowded
At least 22 girls dead as fire ravages youth shelter in Guatemala
Distraught relatives are waiting outside a fence into the facility asking workers to tell them what happened to them.
Victims of Clondalkin fire named as death toll reaches four
Another woman remains in critical condition in hospital.
# Investigation
14-year-old who died at Hook Head 'fell 45ft into open water' during rescue operation
Aoife Winterlich died in hospital five days after she and a friend were swept to sea at Hook Head.
# Tragedy
'She'll always be with us': Tragic death of 20-year-old gives Wales a mission against Ireland
Talented back Elli Norkett was involved in a fatal car crash in south Wales last weekend.
# gavin coyne
Tributes paid after young Dublin boy dies while waiting for heart transplant
Gavin Coyne passed away yesterday while awaiting surgery in Freeman Hospital Newcastle.
# Tragedy
Five dead after plane crashes into Melbourne shopping centre
The plane crashed not long after take-off.
# Conan Anderson
Murder probe after young football coach who suffered head injuries on a night out dies in hospital
Conan Anderson was fighting for his life in hospital for nearly two weeks.
# Tragedy
Topshop removes display barriers from Irish stores after boy (10) dies from head injuries in UK
The youngster died in an incident involving the units.
# UKIP lies
UKIP leader forced to deny own statement that he lost a close friend at Hillsborough disaster
A press officer for Nuttall has since offered her resignation over the controversy.
# after the crash
'He was a bubbly young fella. Full of life, full of divilment' - Remembering Ireland's car crash victims
A new documentary looks at the personal stories behind Ireland’s car crash victims.
# Big Decision
U21 winger reveals why he's switched allegiance from Northern Ireland to the Republic
Derry City’s Josh Daniels has accepted a call-up to Noel King’s latest squad.
# Death Toll
Six die in helicopter crash close to site of Italy avalanche
The death toll of the avalanche is now at 15.
# MH370
'Presumed dead': The plane that vanished into thin air with 239 people on board
The search for the Malaysia Airlines flight was called off earlier this week.
# Tragedy
Thai pilot killed when jet crashes during children's air show
Nobody else was killed in the crash.