The 'undo' feature allows users to 'take back' a swipe (Pic: Tinder)

Tinder launches premium subscription plan

02 Mar Tinder, the popular dating app which allows smartphone users to find a partner by swiping on a picture, launched a premium, paid subscription version of the service.

John Kerry warned Sergei Lavrov about further sanctions if pro-Russian rebels didn't honour the ceasefire

Kerry warns 'consequences' over ceasefire deal

02 Mar US Secretary of State John Kerry has told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov that Moscow and pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine must implement a ceasefire or face "consequences" that could further hit Russia's faltering economy.

Normal visiting arrangements have resumed at the hospital

News in Brief

02 Mar Round-up of other Irish and international news stories.

Thousands of people have gathered in Moscow to march in memory of Boris Nemtsov

Thousands march to honour murdered politician

01 Mar Tens of thousands of Russians marched through central Moscow today, carrying banners declaring "I am not afraid" and chanting "Russia without Putin" in memory of murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov.

Greek euro coins at an art exhibition in Germany

German finance minister says Greece needs time

01 Mar German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said today that Greece's government needs "a bit of time" but is committed to implementing necessary reforms to resolve its debt crisis.

UNICEF estimates there are at least 12,000 children used by both sides in South Sudan's ongoing civil war

Hundreds of boys feared kidnapped in South Sudan

01 Mar The UN children's agency said this morning it fears hundreds of boys were kidnapped last month in the northeast of South Sudan, raising suspicions that the abductors were from a pro-government militia.

A group of European ambassadors and officials visit the site of the killing of Boris Nemtsov in Moscow

Putin promises action after politician murdered

28 Feb Russian President Vladimir Putin has vowed to do everything possible to bring to justice those responsible for the "vile" murder of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov in a drive-by shooting near the Kremlin.