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British backpacker found in sea in Cambodia drowned, post-mortem examination finds
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British backpacker found in sea in Cambodia drowned, post-mortem examination finds

Nov 1st 2019, 1:34 PM 24,830 Views 3 Comments

Amelia Bambridge had been reported missing just over a week ago.

'Horrifying image' of drowned father and daughter crossing Rio Grande increases spotlight on US immigration
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'Horrifying image' of drowned father and daughter crossing Rio Grande increases spotlight on US immigration

Jun 26th 2019, 8:39 AM 42,556 Views 88 Comments

The photo is reminiscent of the 2015 image of Syrian child Alan Kurdi who died in the Mediterranean near Turkey.

Man dies after getting into difficulty swimming in River Shannon
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Man dies after getting into difficulty swimming in River Shannon

Jul 1st 2018, 7:24 AM 15,153 Views 2 Comments

Emergency services were alerted just after 5pm yesterday.

Man (50s) dies during fishing incident on River Moy in Co Mayo
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Man (50s) dies during fishing incident on River Moy in Co Mayo

May 28th 2018, 10:33 PM 20,864 Views 2 Comments

The body of the man has been recovered and removed to Mayo General Hospital.

Irishman drowns in Dutch seaside town
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Irishman drowns in Dutch seaside town

Sep 1st 2017, 8:03 AM 27,937 Views 0 Comments

Local media reports say that he had gone swimming in the early hours of the morning.

Minister prepared to look at cold case of drowning if new evidence produced
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Minister prepared to look at cold case of drowning if new evidence produced

Jul 1st 2017, 6:00 PM 29,174 Views 6 Comments

John O’Brien and Patrick Esmonde died in a tragic boating accident off Helvick Head, Co Waterford in 2010.

Man arrested in Lanzarote over failing to help Irish woman over drowning
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Man arrested in Lanzarote over failing to help Irish woman over drowning

May 19th 2017, 9:25 AM 45,193 Views 26 Comments

Witnesses told police he vanished after spotting the tourist face down in the water.

Around 250 feared dead in new migrant boat sinkings
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Around 250 feared dead in new migrant boat sinkings

Mar 24th 2017, 7:18 AM 8,542 Views 24 Comments

The bodies recovered were African men with estimated ages of between 16 and 25.

'The rescue effort was enormous': Irishman rescued after yacht capsized off Australian coast
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'The rescue effort was enormous': Irishman rescued after yacht capsized off Australian coast

Mar 9th 2017, 3:45 PM 20,357 Views 13 Comments

It took over 13 hours for rescuers to reach them after the emergency vessel was launched.

42 people drown after boat carrying 450 migrants capsizes at sea
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42 people drown after boat carrying 450 migrants capsizes at sea

Sep 21st 2016, 10:39 PM 12,365 Views 127 Comments

The vessel overturned off the port city of Rosetta in Egypt, police and health officials said.

Woman charged with murdering her colleague by driving him into Wicklow harbour
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Woman charged with murdering her colleague by driving him into Wicklow harbour

Jul 5th 2016, 8:41 PM 36,839 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that the woman could swim and knew that the deceased could not.

UN refugee agency fears 500 migrants drowned in Mediterranean
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UN refugee agency fears 500 migrants drowned in Mediterranean

Apr 20th 2016, 2:26 PM 11,576 Views 110 Comments

The UNHCR released a statement today after interviewing survivors.

Four-year-old British boy drowns in pool on holiday in Spain
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Four-year-old British boy drowns in pool on holiday in Spain

Apr 7th 2016, 9:06 PM 31,836 Views 15 Comments

The boy died before emergency services arrived at the holiday complex.

Gardaí identify woman who drowned off Dublin coast
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Gardaí identify woman who drowned off Dublin coast

Mar 25th 2016, 8:38 PM 78,705 Views 11 Comments

The woman’s body was found on the rocks at Scotsmans Bay.

18 people have died trying to cross into Europe
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18 people have died trying to cross into Europe

Dec 19th 2015, 11:49 AM 8,484 Views 92 Comments

Reports are that an additional 14 were pulled to safety by the Turkish coastguard.

Irishman drowned on holidays in Portugal
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Irishman drowned on holidays in Portugal

Nov 9th 2015, 11:21 AM 29,951 Views 3 Comments

The 69-year-old was pulled out of the water by a lifeboat on Saturday afternoon.

'They brought us great joy': Families devastated after Co Down couple die on their honeymoon
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'They brought us great joy': Families devastated after Co Down couple die on their honeymoon

Oct 25th 2015, 9:09 AM 99,307 Views 39 Comments

It is believed that John and Lynette Rodgers drowned on the beach in South Africa.

Litter of newborn puppies found 'heartlessly drowned' in Mayo
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Litter of newborn puppies found 'heartlessly drowned' in Mayo

Jan 7th 2015, 7:00 AM 14,800 Views 42 Comments

The puppies were found by a woman and her daughter who were out walking their own dogs in the area.

30 people 'likely suffocated' on migrant boat off coast of Italy
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30 people 'likely suffocated' on migrant boat off coast of Italy

Jun 30th 2014, 2:45 PM 7,013 Views 7 Comments

Rescuers had found the bodies stuffed into the hold of a fishing boat from north Africa when they boarded the vessel.

Malaysia migrant boat tragedy leaves nine dead, 27 still missing
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Malaysia migrant boat tragedy leaves nine dead, 27 still missing

Jun 18th 2014, 7:48 PM 4,568 Views 1 Comment

It is believed the boat was carrying illegal migrants and was overloaded.

South Sudanese children perish in ferry accident after fleeing violence
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South Sudanese children perish in ferry accident after fleeing violence

Jan 14th 2014, 8:52 AM 4,769 Views 21 Comments

There are reports of between 200 and 300 people on the overloaded ferry.

Two children rescued after inflatable toy floats out to sea in Kerry
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Two children rescued after inflatable toy floats out to sea in Kerry

Jul 21st 2013, 8:10 PM 30,749 Views 57 Comments

Irish Water Safety, the coast guard and gardaí have renewed their appeal for people to be extra vigilant when in the water.

Poll: Do you follow water safety guidelines when swimming?
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Poll: Do you follow water safety guidelines when swimming?

Jul 21st 2013, 10:38 AM 10,479 Views 69 Comments

Over 140 drown every year and Irish Water Safety said if people exercised more caution these deaths could be prevented.

Man's body found washed up on Clare beach
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Man's body found washed up on Clare beach

Jul 8th 2013, 10:47 AM 16,193 Views 23 Comments

Lifeguards tried to resuscitate the man, believed to be in his 50s, but he was later pronounced dead in hospital.

The bizarre tale of the 1st Lions captain and his tragic drowning in Oz
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The bizarre tale of the 1st Lions captain and his tragic drowning in Oz

Jun 11th 2013, 3:45 PM 3,548 Views 0 Comments

Robert Seddon drowned in the middle of the 1888 tour to Australia.

Lithuanian man drowns after going for a swim in Galway lake
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Lithuanian man drowns after going for a swim in Galway lake

Jun 9th 2013, 12:24 PM 10,534 Views 11 Comments

The man, who is originally from Lithuania, went swimming in Ballyquike Lake in Moycullen.

Donegal fan drowns in Dublin's Royal Canal
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Donegal fan drowns in Dublin's Royal Canal

Aug 27th 2012, 11:42 AM 11,656 Views 17 Comments

The 24-year-old fell into the canal last night and was pronounced dead early this morning.

Police appeal for information after 11-year-old drowns
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Police appeal for information after 11-year-old drowns

Jul 18th 2012, 3:06 PM 8,222 Views 5 Comments

Bethany Cousins died while in the water off the north coast of Northern Ireland on Sunday.

Irish tourist dies in Turkey
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Irish tourist dies in Turkey

Jul 9th 2012, 1:06 PM 11,633 Views 9 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to the deceased’s family.

117 dead, more missing in Bangladesh ferry sinking
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117 dead, more missing in Bangladesh ferry sinking

Mar 15th 2012, 8:23 AM 1,074 Views 0 Comments

Five more bodies have been pulled from the water today – bringing the death toll from the boat crash to 117.

31 dead, dozens missing in Bangladesh ferry crash
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31 dead, dozens missing in Bangladesh ferry crash

Mar 13th 2012, 1:12 PM 849 Views 1 Comment

At least 200 people were on board when the double-deck ferry went down in the early hours of the morning, and more fatalities are expected to be confirmed.

Investigation into actress Natalie Wood's death reopened
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Investigation into actress Natalie Wood's death reopened

Nov 18th 2011, 3:51 PM 5,669 Views 5 Comments

The actress died in 1981. It was assumed she drowned after falling into the water accidentally, following an evening drinking with her husband Robert Wagner and friend Christopher Walken.

Boy drowns in River Liffey in Co Kildare
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Boy drowns in River Liffey in Co Kildare

May 1st 2011, 9:15 AM 2,384 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí say it was a tragic accident after a 14-year-old boy who had been playing in the river with friends drowned yesterday evening.

Father of drowned Irishman plans US memorial service
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Father of drowned Irishman plans US memorial service

Aug 3rd 2010, 3:15 PM 376 Views 0 Comments

Templeogue born Eoin Curran downed on July 25 in Long Island, New York.

Man from Northern Ireland drowns in Australia
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Man from Northern Ireland drowns in Australia

Jul 19th 2010, 4:23 PM 67 Views 0 Comments