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#Disaster

# disaster - Monday 11 January, 2021

Irish youngster makes debut but Dubai trip comes back to bite Celtic in Hibs draw
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# Disaster

Irish youngster makes debut but Dubai trip comes back to bite Celtic in Hibs draw

Jan 11th 2021, 10:50 PM 9,059 Views 2 Comments

Armstrong Oko-Flex, an Ireland U19 international, was sprung from the bench, but Celtic are now 21 points behind Rangers after a late Hibs leveller.

# disaster - Sunday 10 January, 2021

Women's Six Nations facing postponement due to escalating Covid crisis
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# Disaster

Women's Six Nations facing postponement due to escalating Covid crisis

Jan 10th 2021, 4:54 PM 4,312 Views 4 Comments

The PA news agency understands tournament organisers have been forced to concede defeat in their bid to stage it in February and March.

# disaster - Friday 4 September, 2020

Alexis Sanchez says he asked about an Arsenal return after first Man United training session
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

Alexis Sanchez says he asked about an Arsenal return after first Man United training session

Sep 4th 2020, 10:49 AM 13,435 Views 20 Comments

The now-Inter Milan player wanted out after just one session.

# disaster - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Emergency aid arrives in Beirut as city reels from massive explosion
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Emergency aid arrives in Beirut as city reels from massive explosion

Aug 6th 2020, 7:05 AM 16,949 Views 13 Comments

Lebanon’s prime minister has called on “friendly countries” to lend their support.

# disaster - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

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

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

Mar 17th 2020, 4:03 PM 1,918 Views 0 Comments

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
# Disaster
# Disaster

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

Mar 6th 2020, 6:36 PM 18,988 Views 2 Comments

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

# disaster - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Doomsday Clock moves closer to midnight than ever before
# Climate Emergency
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# Climate Emergency

Doomsday Clock moves closer to midnight than ever before

Jan 23rd 2020, 10:00 PM 37,301 Views 75 Comments

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

# disaster - Monday 16 December, 2019

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

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

Dec 16th 2019, 8:10 AM 15,770 Views 53 Comments

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
# Disaster
# Disaster

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

Nov 1st 2019, 9:49 PM 3,315 Views 11 Comments

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
# Disaster
# Disaster

British duo disqualified from Olympic qualification race for crossing line together

Aug 15th 2019, 11:50 AM 10,822 Views 5 Comments

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
# Drama

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

Mar 2nd 2019, 7:16 PM 10,339 Views 6 Comments

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
# Unhappy
# Unhappy

France players accountable for England 'disaster' - Camille Lopez

Feb 11th 2019, 9:46 PM 9,739 Views 8 Comments

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

# disaster - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

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

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

Jan 8th 2019, 6:15 AM 41,001 Views 8 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 25th 2018, 8:03 AM 5,348 Views 2 Comments

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

# disaster - Monday 24 December, 2018

Hunt for survivors as Indonesian tsunami death toll climbs to 373
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# Disaster

Hunt for survivors as Indonesian tsunami death toll climbs to 373

Updated Dec 24th 2018, 3:11 PM 10,843 Views 5 Comments

The powerful tsunami struck without any warning on Saturday night,

# disaster - Sunday 23 December, 2018

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

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

Updated Dec 23rd 2018, 6:00 PM 31,666 Views 7 Comments

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

# disaster - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

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

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

Nov 6th 2018, 9:57 AM 17,778 Views 3 Comments

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

# disaster - Sunday 30 September, 2018

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

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

Sep 30th 2018, 8:11 AM 12,862 Views 7 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 6th 2018, 7:03 AM 6,165 Views 0 Comments

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

# disaster - Monday 4 June, 2018

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

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

Jun 4th 2018, 9:58 PM 23,874 Views 23 Comments

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
# Disaster

UFC fighter accidentally knocks himself out with body slam

Jun 2nd 2018, 3:42 PM 13,568 Views 9 Comments

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

# disaster - Friday 1 June, 2018

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

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

Jun 1st 2018, 7:15 AM 13,965 Views 8 Comments

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

# disaster - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Sergio's Masters defence goes up in smoke as he hits FIVE balls in the water on one hole
# Tin Cup
# Tin Cup

Sergio's Masters defence goes up in smoke as he hits FIVE balls in the water on one hole

Apr 5th 2018, 8:51 PM 13,717 Views 10 Comments

We all know how you feel, Sergio.

# disaster - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

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

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

Feb 20th 2018, 11:15 AM 7,655 Views 9 Comments

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
# Broken Chain

Nightmare 2018 opener for Ireland's Sam Bennett as he's forced way down the field in Oz

Jan 16th 2018, 3:48 PM 3,722 Views 4 Comments

He suffered a late mechanical issue.

# disaster - Sunday 7 January, 2018

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

Jan 7th 2018, 12:00 PM 8,602 Views 5 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 24th 2017, 3:21 PM 5,282 Views 1 Comment

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

# disaster - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

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

Sep 20th 2017, 9:15 PM 22,078 Views 11 Comments

Over 40 buildings collapsed in the capital.

# disaster - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Five men to appear in court over Hillsborough disaster
# Liverpool
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# Liverpool

Five men to appear in court over Hillsborough disaster

Sep 6th 2017, 6:15 AM 7,115 Views 0 Comments

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

# disaster - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Trump arrives in Houston to see devastation left by Hurricane Harvey
# Flooding
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# Flooding

Trump arrives in Houston to see devastation left by Hurricane Harvey

Sep 2nd 2017, 7:45 PM 19,627 Views 66 Comments

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

# disaster - Friday 11 August, 2017

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

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

Aug 11th 2017, 4:53 PM 26,155 Views 23 Comments

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

# disaster - Monday 26 June, 2017

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

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

Jun 26th 2017, 7:17 AM 9,427 Views 4 Comments

Regional authorities said the boat was carrying 170 people.

# disaster - Friday 12 May, 2017

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

May 12th 2017, 3:55 PM 22,996 Views 17 Comments

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
# Disaster
# Disaster

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

Apr 16th 2017, 10:44 PM 16,933 Views 6 Comments

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
# Change
# Change

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

Apr 16th 2017, 10:00 AM 17,943 Views 19 Comments

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
# Freak Accident
# Freak Accident

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

Apr 5th 2017, 10:43 PM 29,397 Views 24 Comments

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
# Disaster

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

Mar 24th 2017, 5:58 PM 19,935 Views 11 Comments

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

# disaster - Monday 23 January, 2017

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

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

Jan 23rd 2017, 10:19 PM 20,148 Views 6 Comments

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
# Rookie Errors
# Rookie Errors

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

Oct 29th 2016, 12:00 PM 19,902 Views 15 Comments

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

# disaster - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Pope Francis pays surprise visit to town devastated by earthquake
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Pope Francis pays surprise visit to town devastated by earthquake

Oct 4th 2016, 10:59 AM 11,538 Views 44 Comments

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

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