Friday March 20, 2015
The United Nations is marking the International Day of Happiness by asking people to nominate a song that makes them smile.
Thursday March 19, 2015
Round-up of Irish and international news stories.
Sunday March 08, 2015
The UN Security Council has strongly condemned the "heinous" attack on a UN peacekeeping base in northern Mali.
Thursday February 26, 2015
Syria's refugee crisis is approaching a "dangerous turning point" as nearly four million Syrians face worsening living conditions in exile, the UN refugee chief has warned.
Monday February 23, 2015
Round-up of other Irish and international news stories.
Monday February 16, 2015
Egypt's military carried out an air strike against Islamic State group targets in Libya at dawn in response to the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Christians.
Friday February 13, 2015
US President Barack Obama has described the deaths of three young Muslims gunned down in North Carolina as "brutal and outrageous murders", and said no one in the US should be targeted for their religion.
Thursday February 05, 2015
Tá Uachtarán na Fraince Francois Hollande agus Sainsailéir na Gearmáine Angela Merkel san Úcráin tráthnóna le plean nua síochána a chur faoi bhráid Rialtais na hÚcráine agus na Rúise.
Monday February 02, 2015
Here are key dates in the current Ebola epidemic, the worst ever outbreak of the haemorrhagic fever which first surfaced in 1976 in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Sunday January 11, 2015
The United States will host a summit in February on how to fight "violent extremism around the world" in the wake of the Paris attacks, US Attorney General Eric Holder said in the French capital.