Thousands still without power in Ireland after freak storm

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 - 03:06 GMT

Some 216,000 homes and businesses were still without electricity and 20,000 without running water in Ireland on Tuesday.

3 killed as Hurricane Ophelia lashes Ireland

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 06:52 GMT

Three people have been killed as Hurricane Ophelia lashes Ireland, with a national emergency declared in the Republic of Ireland.

Red Sky at Night, Shepherd's Delight

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 06:24 GMT

Reminiscent of a biblical apocalyptic scene, the sky above appeared to be in a sandstorm with a deep red sun piercing through.

Woman dies in Ireland as a result of Storm Ophelia

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 12:15 GMT

A woman has died in the southeast Irish county of Waterford on Monday after a tree fell on her car as a result of Tropical Storm Ophelia.

Storm Ophelia batters Ireland, trees and power lines down

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 11:16 GMT

opical Storm Ophelia began to batter Ireland's southern coast on Monday, knocking down trees and power lines and whipping up 10-metre waves.

Ireland closes schools as major storm approaches

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 10:10 GMT

Schools were closed Monday as Ireland braced for an "unprecedented storm", with authorities warning that violent winds.