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# haunted

Last year
# haunted
Suarez torments Ghana, but is left in tears as Uruguay crash out in remarkable late twist
In the end the only happiness was glorying in others’ despair, writes Gavin Cooney from the Al Janoub Stadium in Qatar.
All time
# snapshot
9 of Ireland's most dramatic ruined churches, in photos
Is there anywhere more Halloween-appropriate than a ruined church? Perhaps not.
# Stockholm Syndrome
Sweden's Queen says there are 'friendly ghosts' in the royal palace
Queen Silvia says she doesn’t get scared by the ghosts.
# passage grave
Watch: Archaeologists explore an ancient tomb beside the Hellfire Club
A team led by Neil Jackman are attempting to uncover the site’s secrets.
# reflection
Obama: Syria "haunts me constantly"
The outgoing US president has cited the Syrian Civil War as one of his most difficult challenges in government.
# haunted
'I think about England's World Cup nightmare every day, it's been a tough 6 months'
Stuart Lancaster admits it’s been tough watching on as his former side won the Six Nations.
# Analysis
Why the 'Every Little Hurts' ad sank Labour
Analysis: Labour’s disastrous general election result this time around had its roots in the 2011 campaign.
# House of Horrors
Here's what it's like inside Dublin's 'newest and scariest' haunted house
Introducing the Temple Bar House of Horrors.
# bump in the night
Phantom footsteps and flying bottles: Ghost stories from Dublin's John Mulligan's pub
It’s not just pints they serve at Mulligan’s – they have spirits too.
# haunted
What unspeakable horrors has this cat seen?
What’s wrong, kitty?
# Spooky
Do you believe in ghosts? Maybe this man can make you
Steve Parsons, renowned para-scientist, will be leading a ghost hunt through Wexford’s Enniscorthy Castle this evening.
# haunted ireland
Read the terrifying tales of two of Ireland's spookiest houses
*covers eyes*
# Spooky
Many Irish 'ghost stories' are untrue... except these ones
And this man has written a book about them.
# mckamey manor
Could you handle the world's scariest haunted house?
You have to sign a waiver to go in. (Warning: Some readers might find the images inside disturbing.)
# are you afraid of the dark
Shelbourne Hotel and Castle Leslie are apparently some of Ireland's 'most haunted' spots
According to Travel Channel, anyway.
# frightened rabbitte
Pat Rabbitte thinks Mary Hanafin is like something out of Grimm's Fairy Tales
Hanafin, a former Deputy Leader of Fianna Fáil, caused a major headache for the party this week when she refused to withdraw from the local election race in Dublin.
# pure terror
26 wonderful photos of terrified Irish lads in a haunted house
Plus one who’s not scared at all.
# Terrifying
A ghosthunter picks his favourite spooky places in Ireland
Irish Ghost Hunters investigate where most of us would fear to tread…