John Kerry said some difficult issues still remain

Iran nuclear talks to continue through the night

30 Mar US Secretary of State John Kerry said talks on Iran's nuclear programme would continue through the night in an effort to resolve "tricky issues" as a deadline for a long-awaited deal looms.

Fire officers attended the scene near Stoneyford

News in Brief

30 Mar A round-up of other news from Ireland and the world

The raid killed nine militants, including an Algerian militant accused of helping orchestrate the Bardo museum attack

Tunisian forces kill militant behind museum attack

29 Mar Tunisian forces have killed nine Islamist militants, including a top commander, during a raid yesterday, hours before world leaders marched in Tunis in solidarity after an attack on the Bardo museum this month.

US Secretary of State John Kerry has announced he will stay in Switzerland to push for an agreement

World powers explore Iranian nuclear compromises

29 Mar Iran and six world powers tried to break an impasse in nuclear negotiations, but officials cautioned that attempts to reach a preliminary deal by a deadline in two days could yet fall apart.