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#Tragedy

# tragedy - Today’s News

From TheJournal.ie 'Significant delays': Train services through Harmonstown suspended due to tragic incident Dublin

# tragedy - Thursday 18 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie All 52 who died in Kazakhstan bus fire were Uzbek nationals Tragedy

All 52 who died in Kazakhstan bus fire were Uzbek nationals

All those who died are believed to be Uzbek nationals; local media indicates that they were migrant workers travelling to Russia.

Gary Speed among four coached by Bennell to have died by suicide RIP

Gary Speed among four coached by Bennell to have died by suicide

A victim of the former youth team coach said he tried to contact the late player’s parents.

# tragedy - Sunday 7 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'They have nowhere else': Sierra Leone mudslide victims move back to homes in danger zone Disaster

'They have nowhere else': Sierra Leone mudslide victims move back to homes in danger zone

The August mudslide killed more than 1,000 people and there are fears for another landslide in the next rainy season.

# tragedy - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie At least 48 people die after bus goes off Peru's 'Devil's Curve' Devil's Curve

At least 48 people die after bus goes off Peru's 'Devil's Curve'

It plunged 100 metres and landed upside down on rocks at the edge of the sea.

# tragedy - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man found dead after fall at construction site in London's Canary Wharf Tragedy

Man found dead after fall at construction site in London's Canary Wharf

The man is believed to have fallen into a deep trench at the site.

# tragedy - Monday 1 January, 2018

'Absolute disbelief consumed us. How could this be happening to Cormac, of all people?'

This extract from a recent book on the late Cormac McAnallen recalls the harrowing circumstances in which he was discovered dead.

# tragedy - Thursday 28 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie First funeral to take place in Mayo today after after SUV was swept away on Christmas day RIP

First funeral to take place in Mayo today after after SUV was swept away on Christmas day

Martin Needham will be buried today followed by his friend Declan Davitt tomorrow.

# tragedy - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Limerick man killed in car crash hours before coming home for Christmas Tragedy

Limerick man killed in car crash hours before coming home for Christmas

One friend described him as a “gentle giant”.

# tragedy - Sunday 24 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie At least 37 dead in fire at Philippines shopping centre Davao

At least 37 dead in fire at Philippines shopping centre

Firefighters have concluded that all those trapped in the building are dead.

# tragedy - Friday 22 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie All 58 victims of Las Vegas mass shooting died of gunshot wounds, says coroner Mass Shooting

All 58 victims of Las Vegas mass shooting died of gunshot wounds, says coroner

The incident on 1 October was the deadliest mass shooting in US history.

# tragedy - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'I think Alan has done something terrible and he killed them all' Hawe Family Inquest

'I think Alan has done something terrible and he killed them all'

The inquest into the death of Clodagh Hawe and her three sons continues in Cavan today.

# tragedy - Friday 15 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'We fulfilled our commitments': Justice Minister says no grounds for further Stardust investigation Tragedy

'We fulfilled our commitments': Justice Minister says no grounds for further Stardust investigation

A total of 48 people died and 214 were injured in the Stardust tragedy.

# tragedy - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Waterways Ireland employee killed while carrying out work near canal in Leitrim Tragedy

Waterways Ireland employee killed while carrying out work near canal in Leitrim

Gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority has launched an investigation into the incident.

# tragedy - Thursday 23 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie First garda on scene at Buncrana pier tragedy says he got down on his knees to stop from slipping Donegal

First garda on scene at Buncrana pier tragedy says he got down on his knees to stop from slipping

The first RNLI diver on the scene also gave evidence to the coroner’s court today.

# tragedy - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Inquest begins today into Buncrana pier tragedy Donegal

Inquest begins today into Buncrana pier tragedy

The inquest will hear from witnesses this morning, with a view to better understanding what happened during the incident.

# tragedy - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Berkeley balcony collapse: Settlement reached with owners and property managers of complex California

Berkeley balcony collapse: Settlement reached with owners and property managers of complex

Six students were killed when the balcony at the Blackrock Library Gardens complex collapsed.

# tragedy - Thursday 16 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'I wouldn't be more forgiving of someone who was drunk the morning after if he killed my child' Road Safety

'I wouldn't be more forgiving of someone who was drunk the morning after if he killed my child'

The families of people who have died in road collisions gathered in Dublin today for a candlelit ceremony.

# tragedy - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'No new inquiry warranted': Stardust report finds cause of fire may never be known Tragedy

'No new inquiry warranted': Stardust report finds cause of fire may never be known

A total of 48 people died and 214 were injured in the Stardust tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie Two eight-year-old boys die as car ploughs into Sydney classroom Tragedy This post contains videos

Two eight-year-old boys die as car ploughs into Sydney classroom

Three other children were seriously injured.

# tragedy - Thursday 21 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Inquest into deaths of ten in halting site fire adjourned as file sent to DPP Tragedy

Inquest into deaths of ten in halting site fire adjourned as file sent to DPP

The cause of death returned for all ten victims of the blaze was acute carbon monoxide poisoning.

# tragedy - Friday 15 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Everyone is just in shock': Community 'numb' after young man dies trying to save his brother Monaghan

'Everyone is just in shock': Community 'numb' after young man dies trying to save his brother

Gary Askin (28) died after being overcome by fumes at a mushroom processing plant at Cornacrieve, Emyvale, Monaghan.

# tragedy - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Parents and 11-year-old child die after falling into shallow volcano crater Italy

Parents and 11-year-old child die after falling into shallow volcano crater

“They crossed the security barriers and fell into the hole.”

# tragedy - Saturday 9 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Irish pilgrim (79) dies in Italy Walking Tour

Irish pilgrim (79) dies in Italy

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to his family.

# tragedy - Friday 1 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Irishman drowns in Dutch seaside town Tragedy

Irishman drowns in Dutch seaside town

Local media reports say that he had gone swimming in the early hours of the morning.

# tragedy - Thursday 31 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'A tragedy': Investigation launched into the death of a homeless man sleeping rough in Dublin Homelessness

'A tragedy': Investigation launched into the death of a homeless man sleeping rough in Dublin

The man in his 50s was found unconscious at around 4am on Suffolk Street in Dublin.

# tragedy - Sunday 30 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Six-year-old boy dies after being struck by a van on Friday Shankill

Six-year-old boy dies after being struck by a van on Friday

The incident occurred at around 4.45pm on the Shanganagh Road, Shankill.

# tragedy - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid to Corkman who died in Australia after falling from a height Kristian Crowley

Tributes paid to Corkman who died in Australia after falling from a height

The 28-year-old was taken to a Melbourne city hospital on Sunday 16 July.

# tragedy - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'A champion in heaven': Tributes paid to teenage boy who drowned in River Shannon Tragedy

'A champion in heaven': Tributes paid to teenage boy who drowned in River Shannon

Damola Adetosoye got into difficulty while swimming at Harbour View, Termonbarry in Roscommon.

# tragedy - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Para-athlete dies after being 'struck by metal pole' at London training camp

Abdullah Hayayei, 36, was preparing to represent the UAE at the World Championships.

# tragedy - Thursday 29 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Baby boy (1) dies on farm in Kilkenny Johnswell

Baby boy (1) dies on farm in Kilkenny

Emergency services were called to the farm at about 3.15pm this afternoon.

# tragedy - Monday 26 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man asks for book character to be named after ex-pupil who died in Grenfell Tower, public raises £20,000 Authorsforgrenfell

Man asks for book character to be named after ex-pupil who died in Grenfell Tower, public raises £20,000

James Clements asked that a character in author Philip Pullman’s coming book be named after his ex-pupil, and Grenfell victim, Nur Huda el-Wahabi.

# tragedy - Saturday 24 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie An Irish photographer has captured the aftermath of Grenfell Tower Tragedy

An Irish photographer has captured the aftermath of Grenfell Tower

Rolling News photojournalist Sam Boal took the photos this week.

# tragedy - Thursday 15 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie First victim of London tower fire named as search for the missing continues Grenfell Tower

First victim of London tower fire named as search for the missing continues

Mohammed Alhajali has been named as the Grenfell Tower fire’s first victim.

From TheJournal.ie London fire: Theresa May orders full inquiry, as death toll rises to 17 Grenfell Tower

London fire: Theresa May orders full inquiry, as death toll rises to 17

Around 35 appeals to find missing loved ones have been made in the press and on social media.

From The Daily Edge There were emotional scenes as Adele visited the scene of the London tower block fire last night Grenfell Tower

# tragedy - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Babies dropped from 10th floor windows' - eyewitnesses describe a night of horror in London Tragedy

'Babies dropped from 10th floor windows' - eyewitnesses describe a night of horror in London

At least 12 people lost their lives in the blaze, a number which is expected to rise.

World champion boxers devastated after fire at tower block of old club

George Groves and James DeGale say their thoughts are with the residents of Grenfell Tower.

From TheJournal.ie Residents at London tower block had warned of fire safety concerns 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 - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie UK zoo blames 'freak accident' after zookeeper is killed by tiger Tragedy

UK zoo blames 'freak accident' after zookeeper is killed by tiger

The zookeeper has been named as Rosa King.

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