# rip - Yesterday’s News
We also have updates on Rory McIlroy and the Pro12 team news.
The man widely revered as one of Ireland’s greatest rugby players died today aged 88.
It was an incredible career for the 46-cap Ulsterman.
The legendary out-half won 46 international caps and six for the Lions.
There’s a lot going on up North in the New Year.
# rip - Thursday 27 November, 2014
A tragic accident has left cricket in a communal state of numbness and disbelief, writes Ryan Bailey.
Her books, many of which featured detective Adam Dalgliesh, sold millions of copies around the world.
Irish cricket “stunned and saddened” by Hughes’ tragic death.
The 25-year-old never regained consciousness after being struck on the head by a ball two days ago.
# rip - Monday 24 November, 2014
# rip - Saturday 22 November, 2014
The man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene.
# rip - Friday 21 November, 2014
Brian Farrell’s family say his body was found in water close to where he was last seen.
# rip - Thursday 20 November, 2014
One of the nation’s richest women – worth over €600 million – she also had more royal titles than any other aristocrat on earth.
The 83 year old is survived by his wife, journalist Diane Sawyer.
Women’s Aid is holding a minute’s silence for the women, and children, today.
# rip - Sunday 16 November, 2014
He enjoyed much success as a jockey and as a trainer.
# rip - Saturday 15 November, 2014
Police aren’t treating the 30 year-old’s death as suspicious.
Tomás Mulcahy pays tribute to a “legend of Cork hurling” who died on Friday.
# rip - Friday 14 November, 2014
Gardaí are investigating after a 74-year-old woman died in a collision this afternoon.
# rip - Thursday 13 November, 2014
# rip - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
Clarke is best known for his role in the crime drama Dalziel And Pascoe.
# rip - Tuesday 11 November, 2014
He was, as the song said, “six foot one and tonnes of fun”. 1979’s ‘Rapper’s Delight’ is credited with putting the genre on the map.
# rip - Monday 10 November, 2014
The international soccer player took his own life in 2009.
Another man received minor injuries.
# rip - Sunday 9 November, 2014
The Cork man won widespread praise for his handling of the 2001 crisis.
# rip - Monday 3 November, 2014
Brittany Maynard was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer earlier this year.
# rip - Sunday 2 November, 2014
Alice (14) was a talented singer and musician.
The freak tragedy occurred some three minutes before the end of a match in Dunkirk.
# rip - Friday 31 October, 2014
* Okay, not the real Santa Claus.
# rip - Thursday 30 October, 2014
Michael Payne has struggled with alcoholism since his daughter’s death.
# rip - Tuesday 28 October, 2014
The vigils will take place in Dublin and Galway.
# rip - Monday 27 October, 2014
27 year-old played for Orlando Pirates and was recently made skipper of the national team.
The rookie died in his native Dominican Republic.
# rip - Friday 24 October, 2014
The Inishowen community shocked by the grim discovery.
# rip - Thursday 23 October, 2014
The glamrock singer had a string of hits throughout the 1970s and 80s.
# rip - Wednesday 22 October, 2014
Gavin’s family had raised €300,000 this summer to send him to the US for cancer treatment.
# rip - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
The fashion designer was 82 years old.
# rip - Monday 20 October, 2014
The two-year-old boy was found dead in an apartment in Ballybrack.