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#Disaster

# disaster - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Women's Euro 2021 set to be rescheduled after Euro 2020 postponement

Ireland are on track to qualify for the tournament which was due to be hosted by England next summer.

# disaster - Friday 6 March, 2020

'I don't know what to say, I'm so upset' - Doheny suffers shock defeat in Dubai

Portlaoise’s former world champion was beaten via unanimous decision by unheralded Romanian Ionut Baluta.

# disaster - Thursday 23 January, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Doomsday Clock moves closer to midnight than ever before Climate Emergency

Doomsday Clock moves closer to midnight than ever before

The clock, which serves as a metaphor for global apocalypse, is now set at 100 seconds to midnight.

# disaster - Monday 16 December, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Labour leadership battle gets underway amid division in party after election defeat NEW LEADER

Labour leadership battle gets underway amid division in party after election defeat

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry, a potential leadership candidate, was forced to deny insulting voters.

# disaster - Friday 1 November, 2019

Huge blow for Golden State as Steph Curry ruled out for at least three months

The six-time All-Star suffered a hand fracture in the Warriors’ defeat to Phoenix on Wednesday.

# disaster - Thursday 15 August, 2019

British duo disqualified from Olympic qualification race for crossing line together

Jess Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown won’t be doing this again.

# disaster - Saturday 2 March, 2019

English frustrated by mid-race collision but qualifies for 800m final in Glasgow Drama This post contains videos

English frustrated by mid-race collision but qualifies for 800m final in Glasgow

The Donegal star’s appeal was successful after his 800m semi-final at the European Indoor Championships.

# disaster - Monday 11 February, 2019

France players accountable for England 'disaster' - Camille Lopez

It was les Bleus’ heaviest defeat to an English side since 1911.

# disaster - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 'I can’t imagine a worse death, between drowning and burning:' 40 years after the Whiddy Island disaster Memorial

'I can’t imagine a worse death, between drowning and burning:' 40 years after the Whiddy Island disaster

The Memorial Service for the 51 people who died will be held at St Finbarr’s Church at 11am today.

# disaster - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Death toll now over 400 after Indonesian tsunami as clean water and medicine supplies dwindle Humanitarian Crisis

Death toll now over 400 after Indonesian tsunami as clean water and medicine supplies dwindle

The latest death toll stood at 429, with 1,485 people injured.

# disaster - Monday 24 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Hunt for survivors as Indonesian tsunami death toll climbs to 373 Disaster

Hunt for survivors as Indonesian tsunami death toll climbs to 373

The powerful tsunami struck without any warning on Saturday night,

# disaster - Sunday 23 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Indonesia tsunami: Residents near volcano warned to stay away from beaches after 222 killed Disaster

Indonesia tsunami: Residents near volcano warned to stay away from beaches after 222 killed

At least 843 people have been injured too, officials said.

# disaster - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'The most important is saving lives': Up to eight feared dead in Marseille building collapse France

'The most important is saving lives': Up to eight feared dead in Marseille building collapse

Rescue workers have found a pocket of air leading to hopes some may have survived.

# disaster - Sunday 30 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise Disaster

Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise

The death toll is expected to worsen considerably as so many regions have yet to be heard from in the aftermath of the quake.

# disaster - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie At least 75 killed and 200 missing after volcano erupts in Guatemala Eruption

At least 75 killed and 200 missing after volcano erupts in Guatemala

Authorities said more than 1.7 million people had been affected by the disaster.

# disaster - Monday 4 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Stay put' policy and building cladding blamed in report into Grenfell Tower inferno Disaster Inquiry

'Stay put' policy and building cladding blamed in report into Grenfell Tower inferno

72 people lost their lives in the tower block blaze.

# disaster - Saturday 2 June, 2018

UFC fighter accidentally knocks himself out with body slam Disaster This post contains videos

UFC fighter accidentally knocks himself out with body slam

Jarrod ‘The Monkey God’ Brooks won’t want to watch this one back…

# disaster - Friday 1 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Hawaii faces hottest and fastest lava yet with flows covering six football fields in an hour Kilauea This post contains videos

Hawaii faces hottest and fastest lava yet with flows covering six football fields in an hour

“It can’t get hotter than where we are,” said a scientist from the US Geological Survey.

# disaster - Thursday 5 April, 2018

# disaster - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

World champion Christie's luck out again as she leaves without Olympic medal after disqualification

The Winter Olympics are over for Elise Christie, who has once again endured a miserable campaign in Pyeongchang.

# disaster - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Nightmare 2018 opener for Ireland's Sam Bennett as he's forced way down the field in Oz Broken Chain This post contains videos

# disaster - 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.

# disaster - Sunday 24 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'People fled for their lives': Death toll in Philippines storm rises to 200 Flooding

'People fled for their lives': Death toll in Philippines storm rises to 200

A total of 70,000 have been displaced or otherwise affected by the storm.

# disaster - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Frantic searches continue as 30 children are still missing after Mexico earthquake Disaster

Frantic searches continue as 30 children are still missing after Mexico earthquake

Over 40 buildings collapsed in the capital.

# disaster - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Five men to appear in court over Hillsborough disaster Liverpool

Five men to appear in court over Hillsborough disaster

In all, 96 people died as a result of the 1989 tragedy.

# disaster - Saturday 2 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trump arrives in Houston to see devastation left by Hurricane Harvey Flooding

Trump arrives in Houston to see devastation left by Hurricane Harvey

At least 42 people have been killed and up to 50,000 homes damaged.

# disaster - Friday 11 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Families forced to leave homes after burst pipe causes flooding, sinkhole Limerick

Families forced to leave homes after burst pipe causes flooding, sinkhole

A large water mains burst at Bengal Terrace and flooded 11 homes on 15 July.

# disaster - Monday 26 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie At least six dead and 31 missing after Colombian tourist boat sinks Guatape

At least six dead and 31 missing after Colombian tourist boat sinks

Regional authorities said the boat was carrying 170 people.

# disaster - Friday 12 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Staff at the festival-that-never-was are not going to get paid for their work Disaster

Staff at the festival-that-never-was are not going to get paid for their work

The festival came in for huge criticism in April when thousands of ticket holders arrived in the Bahamas where they were promised a luxury getaway.

# disaster - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Tony Adams' time in charge of Granada got off to the worst possible start

The Spanish club’s survival bid was dented tonight as they went down to a poor defeat to Celta Vigo.

From Champions League miracles to the brink of disaster - the story of Liverpool in the '00s

Author and journalist Simon Hughes chats to The42 about a whirlwind decade for the Reds.

# disaster - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

DJ disaster: Johnson in doubt for Masters after falling down stairs

The world number one has injured his back at his rental property.

# disaster - Friday 24 March, 2017

Jockey banned for 28 days after losing this race with a nightmare mistake Disaster This post contains videos

Jockey banned for 28 days after losing this race with a nightmare mistake

James Ridley and Lookslikerainted had the 4.45 at Newbury all sewn up – and then…

# disaster - Monday 23 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors Rescue

Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors

More than two days have passed since anyone has been pulled out alive from the hotel.

# disaster - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Paramedics, full-body cramps and regrets: Don't make a mess of your first marathon like I did

Common pitfalls of novice runners are well known but still catch many out every year.

# disaster - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Pope Francis pays surprise visit to town devastated by earthquake Disaster

Pope Francis pays surprise visit to town devastated by earthquake

Vatican spokesman Greg Burke tweeted pictures of the pope greeting youngsters and shaking hands with a visibly-moved middle-aged man.

# disaster - Saturday 1 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "Insults towards the Stardust victims" submission delivered to Attorney General Coroner's Inquest

"Insults towards the Stardust victims" submission delivered to Attorney General

The submission details all the “errors and omissions” of both the Keane Tribunal and the Coffey Review of the 1981 fire tragedy.

# disaster - Saturday 27 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Don't be afraid to scream your suffering': Italy mourns victims of earthquake Italy

'Don't be afraid to scream your suffering': Italy mourns victims of earthquake

Italy’s head of state earlier paid tribute to the “extraordinary effort” of more than 4,000 rescue professionals and volunteers who helped with the rescue effort.

# disaster - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie DNA samples taken from relatives in effort to identify victims of EgyptAir disaster Day Five

DNA samples taken from relatives in effort to identify victims of EgyptAir disaster

Sources close to the investigation have denied that evidence of explosives has been found among the crash debris.

# disaster - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Desperate search for survivors as Ecuador earthquake death toll passes 400 Disaster

Desperate search for survivors as Ecuador earthquake death toll passes 400

The earthquake is the biggest tragedy of its kind in Ecuador in 67 years.

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