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From TheJournal.ie UK healthcare professional arrested on suspicion of poisoning patients Blackpool

UK healthcare professional arrested on suspicion of poisoning patients

The allegations related to the alleged mistreatment and neglect on the stroke unit in November 2018.

From TheJournal.ie Pussy Riot activist hospitalised after suspected poisoning World Cup Invasion

Pussy Riot activist hospitalised after suspected poisoning

He staged a pitch invasion during the World Cup final in July.

From TheJournal.ie Precautions in place to protect mourners at funeral of nerve agent victim Dawn Sturgess

Precautions in place to protect mourners at funeral of nerve agent victim

Dawn Sturgess was exposed to Novichok in England.

From TheJournal.ie 'Unknown substance' hospitalises two in Salisbury close to where Skripals were poisoned Salisbury

'Unknown substance' hospitalises two in Salisbury close to where Skripals were poisoned

The incident happened less than 10 miles from where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were poisoned.

From TheJournal.ie Recovery from poisoning is 'slow and painful' - Yulia Skripal speaks Poisoning

Recovery from poisoning is 'slow and painful' - Yulia Skripal speaks

Yulia was discharged from a local hospital last month.

From TheJournal.ie Russia compares Salisbury poisoning allegations to Nazi propaganda Playing With Fire

Russia compares Salisbury poisoning allegations to Nazi propaganda

A war of words has erupted between Russia, the UK and the US.

From TheJournal.ie Russian ambassador on expulsion of Irish diplomat: 'Every action finds its counteraction' Poisoning

Russian ambassador on expulsion of Irish diplomat: 'Every action finds its counteraction'

Yury Filatov said he is still optimistic about Ireland’s future relationship with Russia.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: What we know about Russia's Novichok nerve agents Poison

Explainer: What we know about Russia's Novichok nerve agents

The agent is an ultra-fine powder, made up of several components that would have been mixed safely by the assassin.

From TheJournal.ie Police ask military to help remove objects from scene where former spy was found unconscious Salisbury

Police ask military to help remove objects from scene where former spy was found unconscious

Russia has said the claim it poisoned Sergei Skripal is ‘propaganda’.

From TheJournal.ie Bosnian army leader dies after drinking poison at war crimes court The Hague This post contains videos

Bosnian army leader dies after drinking poison at war crimes court

Slobodan Praljak shouted out “Praljak is not a criminal. I reject your verdict”, immediately before bringing a brown bottle to his lips.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí want this 'toxic' poison that was stolen in Wicklow given back Warning

Gardaí want this 'toxic' poison that was stolen in Wicklow given back

400ml of highly poisonous fluid Dolethal was stolen from a house in Enniskerry, near Bray, last Friday evening.

From TheJournal.ie North Korean antics aside, poison has been a hugely popular killing agent through the ages Bad Medicine

North Korean antics aside, poison has been a hugely popular killing agent through the ages

Poison has been one of an assassin’s favourite methods of dealing death for centuries.

From TheJournal.ie Police probe 'poisoning' at Wimbledon after player ends up in intensive care Tennis

Police probe 'poisoning' at Wimbledon after player ends up in intensive care

Gabriella Taylor was playing in the junior quarter-finals when she took ill.

From TheJournal.ie New York woman who poisoned her husband and tried to frame her daughter dies in prison Antifreeze

New York woman who poisoned her husband and tried to frame her daughter dies in prison

Stacey Castor was also convicted of filing a fake will to inherit her second husband’s estate and was suspected of fatally poisoning her first husband in 2000.

From TheJournal.ie 33 people including 5 children die after eating poisoned sweets Pakistan

33 people including 5 children die after eating poisoned sweets

The poisoning is thought to have been an accident.

From TheJournal.ie Do we really need to worry about a plague of giant rats this winter? Super Rats

Do we really need to worry about a plague of giant rats this winter?

Reports of giant super rats may be just a little bit exaggerated.

From TheJournal.ie 'No info' for Kennel Club to investigate reports of mass poisoning at Crufts Jagger

'No info' for Kennel Club to investigate reports of mass poisoning at Crufts

Reports today suggested that several more dogs are thought to have been poisoned.

From TheJournal.ie Do not eat: Supermarkets warned to keep daffodils away from fruit and veg Poison

Do not eat: Supermarkets warned to keep daffodils away from fruit and veg

The National Poisons Information Centre of Ireland said bulbs have been mistaken as onions in some cases.

From TheJournal.ie "People are devastated": Fears that cats are being deliberately poisoned on Dublin road Richmond Road

"People are devastated": Fears that cats are being deliberately poisoned on Dublin road

The dead cats were found in the Richmond Road area of Dublin, where residents had been caring for them.

From TheJournal.ie Someone tried to kill these Peregrine Falcons by feeding them poisoned pigeons Lucky Escape

Someone tried to kill these Peregrine Falcons by feeding them poisoned pigeons

It is believed that someone made a deliberate attempt to kill the birds – the public is being asked to help protect the peregrines.

From TheJournal.ie Head of playschool given death penalty for killing children with poisoned yoghurt Revenge

Head of playschool given death penalty for killing children with poisoned yoghurt

The head of the playschool in northern China poisoned the two children in a revenge attack on a rival school.

From TheJournal.ie Nurse charged with murdering patients by poisoning them in Manchester hospital Contaminated

Nurse charged with murdering patients by poisoning them in Manchester hospital

The male nurse has been charged with the murder of three patients.

From TheJournal.ie French experts rule out Arafat poisoning Mystery

French experts rule out Arafat poisoning

His widow Souha said she was “shattered” by the contradictory findings by French and Swiss scientists.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Debunked: Are Daddy Longlegs the most poisonous spiders in the world? True Or False

Debunked: Are Daddy Longlegs the most poisonous spiders in the world?

Perhaps you should take a wide berth next time you see one dangling above your bed.

From TheJournal.ie 20 children dead from school meal in India India

20 children dead from school meal in India

Officials in Bihar – one of India’s poorest states – introduced a free midday meal scheme as a way to increase school attendance.

From TheJournal.ie Suspicious letters sent to Obama at the White House Ricin

Suspicious letters sent to Obama at the White House

It is said to be ‘similar’ to an apparently poison-laced letter sent to New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg recently.

From TheJournal.ie New York mayor receives suspected deadly poison letters You've Got Mail

New York mayor receives suspected deadly poison letters

The letters contained “anonymous threats” and when tested locally, preliminarily indicated the presence of ricin, police said.

From TheJournal.ie Charges dropped against Elvis impersonator in US ricin letters Ricin

Charges dropped against Elvis impersonator in US ricin letters

The home of another Mississippi man is now been investigated.

From TheJournal.ie Here's what the poison sent to Barack Obama can do Explainer

Here's what the poison sent to Barack Obama can do

The toxin ricin is feared – with good reason.

From TheJournal.ie Suspect arrested after 'ricin' poison letter sent to Obama Poison

Suspect arrested after 'ricin' poison letter sent to Obama

The man was arrested at his home in Mississippi after an investigation.

From TheJournal.ie Deadly poison ricin sent in post to US Senator America

Deadly poison ricin sent in post to US Senator

The letter addressed to a Senator from Mississippi was intercepted before it could be delivered to him.

From TheJournal.ie White-tailed eagles found poisoned in Co Cork Eagle Deaths This post contains images

White-tailed eagles found poisoned in Co Cork

Two eagles were found poisoned near Glengariff; one of them dead. It’s the twelfth white-tailed eagle to be poisoned since 2007.

From TheJournal.ie Arafat exhumation hopes to quell poison quandary Mystery

Arafat exhumation hopes to quell poison quandary

“If there was a crime, it must be solved” – Suha Arafat

From TheJournal.ie Body of Yasser Arafat to be exhumed next month Arafat

Body of Yasser Arafat to be exhumed next month

The push to re-examine circumstances surrounding Arafat’s death came after a Swiss lab recently discovered traces of a deadly radioactive isotope on clothes said to be his.

From TheJournal.ie Jack Russell terrier survives being poisoned and buried alive Mon Dieu

Jack Russell terrier survives being poisoned and buried alive

Ethan the terrier only made it out alive because someone saw the ground move while he was convulsing underneath.

From The42 Alice Cooper on cricket: I love the way you have midfielders stopping the four-pointers Poison

Alice Cooper on cricket: I love the way you have midfielders stopping the four-pointers

The American rock legend proves that his comedy stint was not reserved solely for Waynes World.

From TheJournal.ie Spain arrests three suspected Al Qaeda members Spain

Spain arrests three suspected Al Qaeda members

Police have denied reports the men had poison and explosives in their possession.

From TheJournal.ie MI5 documents show Nazis plans to kill Allied troops with coffee, cigarettes and chocolate Nazis

MI5 documents show Nazis plans to kill Allied troops with coffee, cigarettes and chocolate

Nazi agents planned to assassinate Allied troops using poisoned foodstuffs and painkillers, as well as swastika emblazoned belt buckles that hid pistols.

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