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Dublin: 8 °C Wednesday 1 April, 2015

#Tragedy

# tragedy - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Gran, mum and daughter all called ‘Emma’ were killed in the Germanwings crash Three Generations
From TheJournal.ie Man killed by headstone as he tended to mother’s grave Tragedy

Man killed by headstone as he tended to mother’s grave

The granite headstone weighed 140 to 180 kilos.

# tragedy - Monday 30 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Church van crashes into canal, killing eight people Tragedy

Church van crashes into canal, killing eight people

The van was returning from a conference.

# tragedy - Thursday 26 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Student dies after falling from a height at UCC Cork

Student dies after falling from a height at UCC

The tragic incident happened in the Kane Science Building this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Video shows how cockpit door on crashed Germanwings plane works Germanwings This post contains videos

Video shows how cockpit door on crashed Germanwings plane works

Prosecutors believe that the co-pilot may have crashed the plane deliberately.

# tragedy - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie No obvious reasons why plane crashed into the Alps Flight 4U9525

No obvious reasons why plane crashed into the Alps

French air traffic controllers, not the two pilots, issued a ‘mayday’ signal after the plane disappeared from their radar.

# tragedy - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 16 German schoolchildren on board crashed plane Tragedy

16 German schoolchildren on board crashed plane

150 people are understood to have died in the crash.

# tragedy - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Search for AirAsia crash victims is called off Tragedy

Search for AirAsia crash victims is called off

106 have been found so far.

# tragedy - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Father and two children found dead in apartment Missouri

Father and two children found dead in apartment

It follows a 24-hour stand-off with police.

# tragedy - Monday 16 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Suicides of more than 470 men in Ireland linked to recession Downturn

Suicides of more than 470 men in Ireland linked to recession

In 2008, the trend of falling suicide rates started to reverse and self-harm among both men and women has also been rising.

# tragedy - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Hillsborough match commander admits to lying: ‘I shall regret it to my dying day’

David Duckenfield was speaking at the new inquests into the stadium disaster that occurred in 1989.

From TheJournal.ie Becky’s laptop, mobile phone and tablet found in murder probe Tragedy

Becky’s laptop, mobile phone and tablet found in murder probe

Six people have been charged as part of the ongoing investigation in Bristol.

# tragedy - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ten people, including two Olympians, killed as helicopters collide mid-air Tragedy

Ten people, including two Olympians, killed as helicopters collide mid-air

Camille Muffat was a gold medallist at London 2012.

# tragedy - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Florida police hunt for driver who killed Irish man in hit-and-run Tragedy

Florida police hunt for driver who killed Irish man in hit-and-run

Maurice White from Monaghan was struck from behind by a car which then fled the scene.

From TheJournal.ie Stepbrother charged with murdering 16-year-old Becky Watts Tragedy

Stepbrother charged with murdering 16-year-old Becky Watts

Nathan Matthews’ girlfriend has also been charged with intending to pervert the course of justice.

# tragedy - Friday 27 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man dies after being hit by truck in Tipperary

Man dies after being hit by truck in Tipperary

The incident happened at 2.40pm today.

# tragedy - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Over £16k raised online for Derry woman who collapsed in Indonesia Indonesia

Over £16k raised online for Derry woman who collapsed in Indonesia

Lisa Orsi plays for the local GAA team the Singapore Gaelic Lions.

# tragedy - Thursday 12 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie “We know who they are”: Police tell wedding shooters to turn themselves in Wedding Shooting

“We know who they are”: Police tell wedding shooters to turn themselves in

The teenage bride was said to have “had the look of being frightened the whole way through the liturgy”.

# tragedy - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie At least 22 killed as plane crashes into Taiwan river Crash

At least 22 killed as plane crashes into Taiwan river

Amateur video footage showed the plane hit a road bridge as it banked towards the water, leaving a trail of debris.

# tragedy - Saturday 31 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid to journalist and economist Colm Rapple RIP

Tributes paid to journalist and economist Colm Rapple

Colm Rapple died after a short illness in hospital.

# tragedy - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Heartbreaking final broadcast as news anchor tells viewers of his fatal condition Lou Gherigs Disease

Heartbreaking final broadcast as news anchor tells viewers of his fatal condition

In an emotional goodbye the news anchor informs viewers he is suffering from ALS.

From TheJournal.ie These 7 days are historically the deadliest in NASA history Space Exploration This post contains images

These 7 days are historically the deadliest in NASA history

On this day in 1986, the shuttle Challenger exploded just 73 seconds after launch.

# tragedy - Friday 23 January, 2015

Tributes pour in after GAA club player dies after collapsing at training session last night RIP

Tributes pour in after GAA club player dies after collapsing at training session last night

St Aidan’s clubman Steven Deeney collapsed around 9pm during indoor training session.

# tragedy - Thursday 22 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Bodies found belted to seats near AirAsia crash site Flight QZ8501

Bodies found belted to seats near AirAsia crash site

The five bodies were found ‘buried in mud’.

# tragedy - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie AirAsia black box records warning alarms “screaming” before crash Plane Crash

AirAsia black box records warning alarms “screaming” before crash

In the final minutes, the plane climbed at a speed which was beyond normal.

# tragedy - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Charlie Hebdo issue offered on eBay for thousands of euros Sold Out

Charlie Hebdo issue offered on eBay for thousands of euros

It has announced that any sales commissions will be handed over.

# tragedy - Monday 12 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie France sees more than 50 anti-Muslim incidents after Charlie Hebdo shootings High Alert

France sees more than 50 anti-Muslim incidents after Charlie Hebdo shootings

Meanwhile, Germany’s anti-Islamic was set to march today.

# tragedy - Saturday 10 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Their friendship brought brightness to our world’: Athy crash victims laid to rest Tragedy

‘Their friendship brought brightness to our world’: Athy crash victims laid to rest

Funeral services for Niamh Doyle and Ashling Middleton took place in Carlow and Kildare today.

# tragedy - Thursday 8 January, 2015

French sport will pay its respects to the Charlie Hebdo attack victims this weekend

A minute’s silence is set to be held around grounds of the country’s football, rugby, basketball and athletics clubs this weekend.

# tragedy - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Four beautiful school friends’ to be laid to rest after tragic Kildare crash Athy

‘Four beautiful school friends’ to be laid to rest after tragic Kildare crash

Funeral arrangements have been made for three of the young women.

# tragedy - Sunday 4 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Cops protest against NY mayor at slain police officer’s funeral Tragedy

Cops protest against NY mayor at slain police officer’s funeral

Dozens turned their back on the city leader.

# tragedy - Friday 2 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Most of the New Year crush victims in China were young women China

Most of the New Year crush victims in China were young women

All but four of the deceased were aged 25 or under.

# tragedy - Thursday 1 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man (40) killed in farming accident in Cork Mourneabbey

Man (40) killed in farming accident in Cork

The accident happened at 7.20pm last night.

# tragedy - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Cobh couple Valerie and Michael Greaney to have separate funerals Tragedy

Cobh couple Valerie and Michael Greaney to have separate funerals

The funeral of Valerie Greaney will take place on Friday. Michael Greaney’s funeral will be held separately.

From TheJournal.ie Seven AirAsia bodies recovered – but the weather’s still hampering recovery Tragedy

Seven AirAsia bodies recovered – but the weather’s still hampering recovery

The flight crashed in the Java Sea earlier this week.

# tragedy - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘She was destined to change the world’: Families mourn Australian siege heroes Tragedy

‘She was destined to change the world’: Families mourn Australian siege heroes

Tori Johnson and Katrina Dawson were laid to rest today.

# tragedy - Sunday 21 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí seek info on car after teen (15) dies and 4 others are injured in collision Clondalkin

# tragedy - Saturday 20 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Mother of children found stabbed to death in Australia is arrested Murder

Mother of children found stabbed to death in Australia is arrested

The children ranged in age from 18 months to 15 years.

# tragedy - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Offensive letters, sexual assault and murder: The man who held a Sydney café hostage Lone Wolf

Offensive letters, sexual assault and murder: The man who held a Sydney café hostage

Man Haron Monis was well known to police and had a significant number of charges against him before yesterday’s siege.

# tragedy - Saturday 13 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Woman killed and two teenagers injured in Kerry road accident Roads

Woman killed and two teenagers injured in Kerry road accident

The incident occurred shortly after 9am this morning.

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