It is understood that the 62-year-man whose body lay in a sheltered housing flat for five weeks did not avail of a liaison service offered by Dublin City Council.
Emergency services were called to a road accident outside Terminal 1 at Dublin Airport this morning.
A boat carrying up to 200 passengers has sunk off western Burma, aid agencies say.
A man in his late 50s has died after the lorry he was driving collided with another lorry in Co Roscommon.
The Health Service Executive has said a formal review is to be carried out into why an emergency ambulance was not made available following a 999 call in Co Cork last Monday.
A motorcyclist who was involved in a collision with a van last Tuesday has died.
An 81-year-old woman has died in a fire at a house near Macroom in Co Cork.
A woman has been rescued after spending 17 days trapped under the rubble of a Bangladesh factory building that collapsed on 24 April.
A 53-year-old woman has been rescued from a disused mine shaft in Co Sligo this afternoon.
A limousine taking nine women to a party erupted in flames, killing five of the passengers in California.
A man in his 40s has died following a road crash in Dublin overnight.
Two people have died in separate road crashes in counties Galway and Louth.
A double decker bus carrying a party of wedding guests has overturned in Northern Ireland.
A man has died following a fall in Co Kerry.
At least five people have been killed after a bus crashed through guardrails and ended up under an elevated motorway near the Belgian city of Antwerp.
All 108 passengers and crew survived when a Lion Air Boeing 737 missed the runway on the Indonesian resort island of Bali and landed in the sea.
A man has died after a collision between a motorcycle and a van in Co Westmeath.
A woman has died and two other people are in a critical condition following a road crash at Skibbereen in Co Cork.
Gardaí are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal road crash on the R154 in Cavan this morning.
Efforts are continuing to retrieve the body of a miner who was killed when the roof of a tunnel in which he was working collapsed.