Friday April 24, 2015
Pope Francis' recognition of the killings of 1.5m Armenians by Ottoman forces a century ago has re-opened debate on the massacre.
Monday April 13, 2015
Turkey has recalled its ambassador to the Vatican after Pope Francis described the killing of 1.5 million Armenians 100 years ago as "genocide".
Tuesday March 31, 2015
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said that all those who lost their lives in Easter Week in 1916 will be honoured in the 2016 commemoration events.
Monday March 23, 2015
The Aislinn Group, which has supported thousands of survivors of institutional child abuse, has accused the Government of re-abusing them by planning to lock away all documents relating to the Ryan Report and the Redress Board.
Wednesday March 11, 2015
Seamus Heaney's 'When All the Others were Away at Mass' has been chosen as Ireland's best loved poem of the last one hundred years.
Tuesday March 10, 2015
Hillary Clinton has said that she should have used a government email account as US secretary of state, though she said she violated no rules.
Monday March 09, 2015
The number of Syrian refugees who have been forced from their country by civil war could easily exceed the population of Ireland by the end of 2015.
Sunday March 08, 2015
The Vatican said it had received a ransom demand for the return of two rare documents written by Renaissance master Michelangelo that were stolen from its archives nearly 20 years ago.
Thursday March 05, 2015
Neville Isdell, the Tyrone-born former Coca Cola chief executive who owns the CHQ in Dublin, has assembled a high-powered advisory group for his Epic Ireland tourism project.
Thursday February 19, 2015
Minister for Justice and Equality Frances Fitzgerald has promised to examine the option of funding "complementary therapies" for Magdalene survivors.