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From TheJournal.ie Woman in critical condition after her car entered Fermanagh lake PSNI

Woman in critical condition after her car entered Fermanagh lake

Three police officers retrieved the woman from the sinking car, and have been commended for their bravery.

From The42 'It's a fitting tribute to his Dad that he came out and finished the game for us today' Bravery

'It's a fitting tribute to his Dad that he came out and finished the game for us today'

Laois manager John Sugrue heaped praise on young forward Evan O’Carroll who played a key role despite losing his father during the week.

From TheJournal.ie Judge praises the resilience of two 80-year-old victims whose handbags were robbed by same thief Brian Dunne

Judge praises the resilience of two 80-year-old victims whose handbags were robbed by same thief

Brian Dunne (33) was sentenced to four and a half years in prison for the offences.

From TheJournal.ie Bravery medals would bring 'final closure' for Jadotville survivors Closure

Bravery medals would bring 'final closure' for Jadotville survivors

While families welcomed the recent awarding of a unit citation and Bonn Jadotville medal, it is hoped eight of the men will be specifically awarded for their bravery.

From TheJournal.ie Murdered Garda Tony Golden honoured with medal for 'bravery and great courage' Scott Medal

Murdered Garda Tony Golden honoured with medal for 'bravery and great courage'

Tony Golden was shot dead while responding to a domestic incident at a home in Omeath in 2015

From The42 Three-time world surf champion to return to water two years after shark attack Bravery This post contains videos

Three-time world surf champion to return to water two years after shark attack

Mick Fanning fought off the shark during a competition back in 2015.

From TheJournal.ie 6 brilliant Irish people who overcame the odds Sponsored By Smirnoff

6 brilliant Irish people who overcame the odds

Prepare to be wowed.

From The42 Former League of Ireland footballer praised after saving baby in Donegal tragedy Heroic

Former League of Ireland footballer praised after saving baby in Donegal tragedy

Davitt Walsh was taken to hospital after rescuing the four-month old baby girl.

From TheJournal.ie Man sexually assaulted his intellectually disabled adult daughter Court

Man sexually assaulted his intellectually disabled adult daughter

The judge told the woman that it “took great bravery” to bring the case.

From The42 Philly McMahon opens up about his brother's death in emotional Late Late Show interview Honesty

Philly McMahon opens up about his brother's death in emotional Late Late Show interview

He was applauded for his honesty and bravery.

From TheJournal.ie 'Like my worst nightmare' - garda who faced down military-trained gunman tells of ordeal Compensation

'Like my worst nightmare' - garda who faced down military-trained gunman tells of ordeal

The unarmed garda faced down and disarmed a robber who had been trained by the Lithuanian military.

From TheJournal.ie Coma survivor who fell off 20ft balcony says he owes his life to paramedic who saved him Bravery

Coma survivor who fell off 20ft balcony says he owes his life to paramedic who saved him

Oisin Merritt said he tries every day to stay positive.

From TheJournal.ie "A heartfelt heart-breaking story": Huge praise for Ursula Halligan's coming-out op-ed Bravery

"A heartfelt heart-breaking story": Huge praise for Ursula Halligan's coming-out op-ed

The broadcaster is encouraging people to vote Yes in the upcoming referendum.

From The42 Roy Keane thinks the Irish players need to have 'more pride' on the ball Bravery

Roy Keane thinks the Irish players need to have 'more pride' on the ball

The assistant manager spoke about players being braver in the final third.

From TheJournal.ie Rescuer of toddler who climbed out window onto busy road gets bravery award Courageous Act

Rescuer of toddler who climbed out window onto busy road gets bravery award

One Garda received awards for two separate acts of bravery.

From The42 'I heard about Jonny Cooper, it could happen to anyone, anywhere' - Alisha Jordan Bravery

'I heard about Jonny Cooper, it could happen to anyone, anywhere' - Alisha Jordan

The New York ladies footballer also suffered an unprovoked attack, but hasn’t let it defeat her and will play in All-Ireland junior final this weekend.

From TheJournal.ie Brave teenager who completed his Junior Cert while battling leukemia receives award Heroes

Brave teenager who completed his Junior Cert while battling leukemia receives award

Yesterday’s 2014 Hidden Hearing Heroes Awards saw a number of people honored in different categories for their contributions to society.

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.

Climber falls down 70ft crevasse, rescued after asking for help on Facebook

The climber was stranded for 19 hours before help arrived.

From The42 Ukrainian soccer player saves opponent who swallows his tongue Quick Thinking

Ukrainian soccer player saves opponent who swallows his tongue

Jaba Kankava was the hero in yesterday’s game.

From TheJournal.ie Brave fireman jumps off bridge to save drowning woman in Limerick Then A Hero Comes Along This post contains images

Brave fireman jumps off bridge to save drowning woman in Limerick

Fireman Eli Brace jumped in to the water to rescue the woman after the Coast Guard Rescue Helicopter could not retrieve her.

From The42 First female professional American Footballer in men's game makes big impact on debut Bravery This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie Teenager dies trying to stop suicide bomber at his school in Pakistan Bravery

Teenager dies trying to stop suicide bomber at his school in Pakistan

People in the village are hailing 17-year-old Aitzaz Hasan as a hero.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Christmas Day crowds queue up to leap into the icy waters at the 40 Foot BUUURRRRRR

VIDEO: Christmas Day crowds queue up to leap into the icy waters at the 40 Foot

Patrick Maye, Chris Maye and Justin Kinehan made this video of yesterday’s chilling experience.

From TheJournal.ie Firefighter survives six-storey fall South Africa

Firefighter survives six-storey fall

South African emergency worker is trapped in scorching shaft for three hours but emerges with just a bruised hip.

From TheJournal.ie Majella O'Donnell shaves her head live on TV for cancer charity Bravery

Majella O'Donnell shaves her head live on TV for cancer charity

Daniel O’Donnell’s wife was diagnosed with cancer and has begun chemotherapy treatment.

From TheJournal.ie 'I don't want to be the girl who was shot by the Taliban - I want to be the girl who fought for the rights of every child' Bravery

'I don't want to be the girl who was shot by the Taliban - I want to be the girl who fought for the rights of every child'

IN FULL: Malala Yousafzai’s speech in Tipperary last night.

From TheJournal.ie Video: US daredevil walks over Grand Canyon on tiny tightrope Live Wire

Video: US daredevil walks over Grand Canyon on tiny tightrope

“My arms are aching like you couldn’t believe,” 34-year-old Nik Wallenda said after he completed the walk on the wire some 1,500 feet (457 metres) above the ground.

From TheJournal.ie Seven members of the Gardaí honoured with medals for bravery Scott Medals

Seven members of the Gardaí honoured with medals for bravery

Medals were awarded for tackling and disarming armed men and saving a woman and her two children from a house fire.

From TheJournal.ie Nick Leeson: I'm not a motivational speaker. THIS GUY is. Opinion

Nick Leeson: I'm not a motivational speaker. THIS GUY is.

Former trader Nick Leeson is a regular on the after-dinner speaking circuit – but he was blown away by the story of Aron Ralston, with whom he recently shared a stage…

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From TheJournal.ie Man attacked during riots dies Riots

Man attacked during riots dies

Meanwhile, UK police sources have criticised David Cameron for blaming them for not anticipating the scale of the rioting.