Plane crash occurred about 250ft from mountain range summit

Inquest into deaths of two men in plane crash

29 Sep An inquest into the deaths of two men who died when their light aircraft crashed into the Blackstairs Mountains on the Carlow/Wexford border has returned a verdict of death due to blunt force trauma, secondary to a plane crash.

People begin the search for bodies following the blast

Gas explosion kills 85 in India

12 Sep At least 85 people have been killed in a town in central India when a cooking gas cylinder blew up in a restaurant and set fire to explosives stored nearby, police said.

Saudi emergency teams stand next to a construction crane after it crashed into the Grand Mosque  oin Mecca

Saudis blame 'act of God' for crane collapse

12 Sep The collapse of a construction crane that killed 107 people at Mecca's Grand Mosque was "an act of God" and not due to a technical fault, an engineer for the developer said.

20 people were hurt and several were taken to hospital

Inquiry into Spanish rally car race where six died

06 Sep An investigation is under way after six people, including a pregnant woman, were killed yesterday when a rally racing car went off the road and ploughed into a crowd of spectators in northern Spain.