Bazzi could ultimately stand trial for the abduction, torture and double killings

Mahmoud Bazzi deported to Lebanon from US

30 Jan A Lebanese man who is suspected of murdering two Irish soldiers who were serving with the United Nations 34 years ago has been deported from the US back to Lebanon.

The RAF said long-range search radars detected the two Russian Tu-95 "Bears"

Russian aircraft flew through Irish airpace - IAA

30 Jan The Irish Aviation Authority has confirmed two Russian military aircraft, shadowed by a number of British fighter jets, flew through Irish controlled airspace off the west coast on Wednesday.

Staff at Galway University Hospital voted for industrial action earlier this month over working conditions

News in Brief

30 Jan A round up of stories from Ireland and around the world.

Police believe both men may have been involved in an altercation in a nearby flat that spilled onto the street

Man being detained over Belfast murder

30 Jan A suspect arrested following the murder of a Pakistani man who was stabbed to death in Belfast yesterday is being detained using mental health legislation.