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#Tragedy

# tragedy - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Crete tragedy: Symphony orchestra holds minute’s silence for John and Kevin RIP

Crete tragedy: Symphony orchestra holds minute’s silence for John and Kevin

Violist John Lynch and his partner, Kevin Devine, died on Friday off a beach in the town of Kissamos.

# tragedy - Monday 25 August, 2014

Death of player hit by missile thrown from stands sees Algerian football suspended

The African country’s football federation has cancelled this weekend’s games in protest to the killing of Cameroonian striker Albert Ebosse.

From TheJournal.ie Scottish teenager drowns in incident linked to ice bucket challenge Tragedy

Scottish teenager drowns in incident linked to ice bucket challenge

Cameron Lancaster (18) died at a quarry near Fife.

# tragedy - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Three relatives of Pope Francis – including two babies – killed in car crash Tragedy

Three relatives of Pope Francis – including two babies – killed in car crash

A Vatican spokesman said the Pope was “deeply pained”.

# tragedy - Monday 18 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Two-year-old Irish boy drowns in Spanish swimming pool Tragedy

Two-year-old Irish boy drowns in Spanish swimming pool

It’s believed the child fell from a wall into a neighbour’s pool.

# tragedy - Saturday 16 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Two people killed in overnight road crash in Cork Tragedy

Two people killed in overnight road crash in Cork

A man and woman were pronounced dead at the scene last night.

From TheJournal.ie Man killed in hit-and-run in Swords overnight Appeal

Man killed in hit-and-run in Swords overnight

The man was struck by a car on North Street in Swords at 3.10am.

# tragedy - Friday 15 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Sr Paula Buckley died just days short of 50 years as a nun Tragedy

Sr Paula Buckley died just days short of 50 years as a nun

She and Sr Imelda Carew died after swimming at Inch, Co Kerry last night.

# tragedy - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Brazilian presidential candidate dies after plane crashes in residential area Tragedy

Brazilian presidential candidate dies after plane crashes in residential area

“All of Brazil is in mourning. We lost a great Brazilian today”.

# tragedy - Saturday 9 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Irish soldiers in the Great War: Tracing your family history in WWI Rememberance

Irish soldiers in the Great War: Tracing your family history in WWI

Readers share their family links to the Great War with some tips on how to begin your search.

# tragedy - Friday 8 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Drugs suspected in sudden death of man in his 20s Northern Ireland

Drugs suspected in sudden death of man in his 20s

Three men have been arrested in connection with the death.

# tragedy - Monday 4 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie A 5-year-old boy has died in a farm accident in Offaly Tragedy

A 5-year-old boy has died in a farm accident in Offaly

Gardaí and the HSA have launched an investigation.

# tragedy - Monday 28 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Pensioner drowns ‘attempting to remove tricolours from island’ at Armagh pond Tragedy

Pensioner drowns ‘attempting to remove tricolours from island’ at Armagh pond

It’s believed the man was trying to swim out to the island to replace them with a Union flag.

# tragedy - Friday 25 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘No survivors’ from Air Algerie crash over Mali — French President Tragedy

‘No survivors’ from Air Algerie crash over Mali — French President

The wreckage of the plane has been located 50km north of the Burkina Faso border in Mali’s Gossi region.

# tragedy - Thursday 24 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Skeffington brothers to be laid to rest in Sligo tomorrow Tourlestrane

Skeffington brothers to be laid to rest in Sligo tomorrow

It is believed that 20-year-old Shane Skeffington stabbed his younger brother and then took his own life.

# tragedy - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘The waves didn’t seem huge… But we couldn’t paddle against it’ Byron Bay

‘The waves didn’t seem huge… But we couldn’t paddle against it’

Friends of Stuart Butler describe getting into trouble before the Irish surfer disappeared.

From TheJournal.ie Deaths of two brothers ‘the worst tragedy to ever hit’ Sligo community Shock

Deaths of two brothers ‘the worst tragedy to ever hit’ Sligo community

It is believed that 20-year-old Shane Skeffington stabbed his younger brother and then took his own life.

# tragedy - Sunday 20 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie All 196 recovered bodies from MH17 crash site have been removed by rebels Ukraine

All 196 recovered bodies from MH17 crash site have been removed by rebels

The bodies have been taken to an unknown location.

# tragedy - Saturday 19 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie President Higgins has written to Dutch king to express sympathies after MH17 Condolences

President Higgins has written to Dutch king to express sympathies after MH17

President Higgins said he was “greatly saddened” by the loss of 298 lives.

# tragedy - Friday 18 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie UN Security Council holds minute silence for victims of flight MH17 Air Crash

UN Security Council holds minute silence for victims of flight MH17

It stressed the need for “immediate access” by investigators to the crash site.

# tragedy - Sunday 29 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Woman burned alive after family refuses marriage proposal Tragedy

Woman burned alive after family refuses marriage proposal

A couple were also killed for marrying without consent.

# tragedy - Saturday 28 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Young girl and three women killed in Westmeath road crash Tragedy

Young girl and three women killed in Westmeath road crash

A car and a jeep collided on a stretch of the N4.

# tragedy - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie 5-year-old boy killed in road crash while out playing on his bike Tragedy

5-year-old boy killed in road crash while out playing on his bike

The crash happened in a residential area of North Belfast at around 9am. His school principal says the community has been left in shock.

# tragedy - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie 21-year-old killed in overnight Limerick crash Adare Village

21-year-old killed in overnight Limerick crash

The young man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# tragedy - Sunday 1 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Irishman killed in bike crash may have been rushing to beat Thai coup curfew Thailand

Irishman killed in bike crash may have been rushing to beat Thai coup curfew

The 30-year-old suffered head injuries in the crash on Friday night and passed away yesterday.

Three spectators perish after crashes at Scottish motor rally

Another six rally fans were injured in a separate incident two hours earlier.

# tragedy - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Patient with dementia questioned after 21 die in fire at hospital for the elderly South Korea

Patient with dementia questioned after 21 die in fire at hospital for the elderly

Most of the victims died from asphyxiation as they could not escape the smoke-filled corridors.

# tragedy - Monday 26 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Young man found dead in Donegal after house party Tragedy

Young man found dead in Donegal after house party

The 21-year-old was found at about 4.30am.

# tragedy - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Stardust families hopeful Minister Fitzgerald will address calls for new investigation Fire

Stardust families hopeful Minister Fitzgerald will address calls for new investigation

The families described the handling of the incident as an “open political sore”.

# tragedy - Monday 19 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Kim Jong-Un was ‘up all night’ worrying about apartment block collapse Rare Apology

Kim Jong-Un was ‘up all night’ worrying about apartment block collapse

A 23-storey apartment block collapsed in North Korea last week. One official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the death toll was likely to be “considerable”.

# tragedy - Saturday 17 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Final death toll in Turkey mining disaster stands at 301 Turkey

Final death toll in Turkey mining disaster stands at 301

A fire had hampered rescue efforts earlier today, but the final two bodies have since been retrieved.

# tragedy - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Turkey’s fury turns on PM as mine collapse death toll reaches 274 Turkey Mine Disaster

Turkey’s fury turns on PM as mine collapse death toll reaches 274

Thousands of protesters clashed with police in Ankara and Istanbul.

From TheJournal.ie ‘Every parent’s worst nightmare’: Bereft parents condemn senseless violent attacks Tragedy

‘Every parent’s worst nightmare’: Bereft parents condemn senseless violent attacks

Andrew Dolan was brutally attacked by three people outside a fast-food restaurant in 2011.

# tragedy - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Stardust families call on Secretary General to resign Fatal Blaze

Stardust families call on Secretary General to resign

The families also are aggrieved with the Tánaiste over a meeting they had with him.

# tragedy - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Caddie passes away after suffering heart attack at Madeira Open

Iain MacGregor was on the bag for Alastair Forsyth on his final hole when the incident occurred.

# tragedy - Friday 9 May, 2014

‘Living with Hillsborough is like living with any unresolved issue — it eats away’

Professor Phil Scraton spoke yesterday about the continuing impact of the tragedy on victims’ families.

# tragedy - Thursday 8 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie A toddler has died in farm accident in Cork Tragic Accident

A toddler has died in farm accident in Cork

The 18-month-old boy was pronounced dead at the scene

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

# tragedy - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie €48,000 in funding for victims of Dublin-Monaghan bombings Support

€48,000 in funding for victims of Dublin-Monaghan bombings

The Tánaiste met with a support group for victims and the families of those killed yesterday.

# tragedy - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Diver killed at scene of ferry search after air hose becomes entangled South Korea

Diver killed at scene of ferry search after air hose becomes entangled

53-year-old Lee Gwang-Wook, who was making his first dive at the scene, lost consciousness and was pronounced dead in hospital.

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