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Dublin: 8 °C Thursday 24 April, 2014

Tragedy

# tragedy - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie One year on, Rana Plaza survivors can’t return to work Rana Plaza

One year on, Rana Plaza survivors can’t return to work

Victims of the building collapse have so far received $1,000 in average compensation, says a charity.

From TheJournal.ie Distraught families gather as South Korea ferry disaster death toll passes 100 Searching

Distraught families gather as South Korea ferry disaster death toll passes 100

There are still almost 200 people missing – most of them schoolchildren.

# tragedy - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie 104 dead in South Korea ferry disaster, 200 still missing Tragedy

104 dead in South Korea ferry disaster, 200 still missing

It was reported that the ferry had turned sharply before it sank, but now experts say the data is incomplete.

# tragedy - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Bad weather halts rescue after deadliest Everest disaster

13 guides were killed and nine were plucked to safety after an ice avalanche smashed into their expedition on Friday.

# tragedy - Friday 18 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Funeral for Peaches Geldof to be held on Monday Tragedy

Funeral for Peaches Geldof to be held on Monday

It is thought that her father, Bob Geldof, will deliver a eulogy.

# tragedy - Thursday 17 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Mom, I love you’: The heartwrenching text messages sent from South Korea’s sinking ferry Tragedy

# tragedy - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Boston to mark one year since marathon bombings Tragedy

Boston to mark one year since marathon bombings

The ceremonies will take place at the scene of the bombings on Boylston Street.

# tragedy - Monday 14 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Pakistani man held for cannibalism after eating baby Confession

Pakistani man held for cannibalism after eating baby

The man admitted the terrible crime after being arrested by police. He had already served two years in prison for cannibalism.

# tragedy - Sunday 13 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie At least 36 dead in motorway bus crash in Mexico Tragedy

At least 36 dead in motorway bus crash in Mexico

Those injured have been hospitalized and are in stable condition, officials said.

# tragedy - Thursday 10 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Young girl killed as hit-and-run driver crashes into crèche in Florida Tragedy

Young girl killed as hit-and-run driver crashes into crèche in Florida

There is now a massive manhunt for the driver.

# tragedy - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested in connection with Omagh bombing remains in custody Tragedy

Man arrested in connection with Omagh bombing remains in custody

Twenty nine people were killed and 220 were injured in the bombing.

# tragedy - Monday 7 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie In Pictures: Peaches Geldof – mother, wife and daughter RIP

In Pictures: Peaches Geldof – mother, wife and daughter

The young mother of two boys was pronounced dead in her home today.

From TheJournal.ie Woman dies in incident involving a car and a Luas tram in Dublin City Centre Tragedy

Woman dies in incident involving a car and a Luas tram in Dublin City Centre

35-year-old Yao Webster died in the collision.

# tragedy - Friday 4 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Eight-year-old boy dies following quad bike accident in Clare Tragedy

Eight-year-old boy dies following quad bike accident in Clare

The accident happened last night when the quad bike he and his father were travelling on hit a stone wall.

# tragedy - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Man held after fan at football match dies in Sweden

The 28-year-old suspect presented himself to a police station late on Monday.

# tragedy - Monday 31 March, 2014

St Pat’s forward scores 0-9 in Hogan Cup semi-final just days after tragic death of his cousin

Conor Convery shot 0-9 in a remarkable display after the sad passing of his cousin.

From TheJournal.ie Man dies in Roscommon fire Tragedy

Man dies in Roscommon fire

The 49-year-old was the only person in the house at the time.

# tragedy - Monday 24 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Up to 108 people on missing list after US mudslide Searching This post contains images

Up to 108 people on missing list after US mudslide

At least eight people have been killed in the mudslide that happened on Saturday in a rural area near Seattle.

# tragedy - Friday 21 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man rescued after boat capsized in Lough Ree has died Tragedy

Man rescued after boat capsized in Lough Ree has died

The search is continuing for another man who was on the boat, while a third remains in hospital.

# tragedy - Saturday 15 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Little girl (3) killed after being hit by van in Portlaoise Co Laois

Little girl (3) killed after being hit by van in Portlaoise

The toddler was struck by a van at St Brigid’s Place just after midday.

# tragedy - Thursday 13 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Suspected drunk driver kills two and injures 25 at SXSW festival Tragedy

Suspected drunk driver kills two and injures 25 at SXSW festival

The car drove at high speed into a crowd before knocking two people off a moped and crashing into a taxi.

# tragedy - Sunday 9 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie US sends FBI to aid search for missing jet but insist ‘no evidence of terrorism yet’ Mystery

US sends FBI to aid search for missing jet but insist ‘no evidence of terrorism yet’

A total of 40 ships and 22 aircraft are searching for the jet which has been missing since Saturday morning.

# tragedy - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man’s body found in fire at Louth coffin makers Blaze

Man’s body found in fire at Louth coffin makers

The fire broke out at the coffin makers in Ardee last night.

# tragedy - Monday 3 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Irish nurse killed in car crash in Australia Tragedy

Irish nurse killed in car crash in Australia

Laura Neville, who had graduated from Trinity College Dublin, had been working in Australia.

# tragedy - Sunday 2 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie A man has died after being struck by a train in Kildare Tragedy

A man has died after being struck by a train in Kildare

The man is believed to have dropped something and jumped down onto the tracks to retrieve it.

# tragedy - Monday 24 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Post-mortem due on grandmother who died after being hit by own car Tragedy

Post-mortem due on grandmother who died after being hit by own car

The 74-year-old woman was loading shopping into her car when the freak accident happened.

# tragedy - Monday 17 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Tánaiste to meet with Stardust victims’ families Campaign

Tánaiste to meet with Stardust victims’ families

The families want to raise a number of issues with the Tánaiste, including the tribunals into the blaze.

# tragedy - Thursday 13 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man, 28, fell to his death in Sligo last night Tragedy

Man, 28, fell to his death in Sligo last night

Gardaí said they are not treating the incident as suspicious.

# tragedy - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Lone survivor found after Algeria military plane crash kills 77 Air Disaster

Lone survivor found after Algeria military plane crash kills 77

President Abdelaziz Bouteflika announced three days of national mourning to begin tomorrow, praising the soldiers who perished in the crash as “martyrs.”

# tragedy - Saturday 8 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Two killed as massive falling boulder smashes into train in French Alps Tragedy

Two killed as massive falling boulder smashes into train in French Alps

Images of the accident show the carriage hanging off the edge of a ravine, with a large crater in its side as the other carriage teeters on the edge.

# tragedy - Thursday 6 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Body found in Leicester Square, London London

Body found in Leicester Square, London

Efforts at identifying the body are ongoing, Met Police say.

# tragedy - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man who met Ross Cummins on night he died raises money for alcohol charity Tragedy

Man who met Ross Cummins on night he died raises money for alcohol charity

“I was just really upset that a young life like that could just be gone,” the 25-year-old told TheJournal.ie.

# tragedy - Sunday 2 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Body of 19-year-old recovered from Carlow river Tragedy

Body of 19-year-old recovered from Carlow river

The search began last night following reports that the man had fallen into a river.

# tragedy - Friday 24 January, 2014

‘I didn’t see it coming for Niall’ – Galway’s Damien Hayes on the death of his ex-teammate

Damien Hayes delivered a moving tribute to his former teammate.

# tragedy - Thursday 23 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Funeral of Tom O’Gorman to be held tomorrow RIP

Funeral of Tom O’Gorman to be held tomorrow

The removal will take place this evening in Castleknock.

# tragedy - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Post-mortem due after tragic three-year-old death in lift shaft Galway

Post-mortem due after tragic three-year-old death in lift shaft

Two separate investigations have been launched by gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority.

# tragedy - Saturday 11 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie HSA launches investigation into workplace accident in Donegal Tragedy

HSA launches investigation into workplace accident in Donegal

The 21-year-old was tragically killed on the premises where he worked yesterday.

# tragedy - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Life support extended for US girl after routine operation goes wrong Tragedy

Life support extended for US girl after routine operation goes wrong

Thirteen-year-old Jahi McMath reacted unexpectedly after routine tonsil surgery and was declared brain dead a few days later.

# tragedy - Saturday 28 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Express train fire in India kills at least 26 people India

Express train fire in India kills at least 26 people

Two children were among the victims.

# tragedy - Friday 27 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Irish skier dies in Swiss Alps avalanche Tragedy

Irish skier dies in Swiss Alps avalanche

The cross-country skier was found near the town of Realp.

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