Monday June 08, 2015
A 17-year-old girl who was seriously injured in a rollercoaster crash at Alton Towers last week has had her left leg amputated above the knee, the University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust confirmed.
Wednesday June 03, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international news stories
Tuesday June 02, 2015
Four people have been seriously injured following a crash at Alton Towers amusement park, involving two carriages on the Smiler attraction.
Thursday May 14, 2015
The body of an eighth victim has been found in the wreckage of Tuesday's train derailment in Philadelphia, the city's fire commissioner said.
Wednesday May 13, 2015
The engineer of a US passenger train that was travelling at more than 160km/h - twice the approved speed - slammed on the emergency brakes just before a deadly derailment in Philadelphia, investigators have said.
Friday March 20, 2015
A round-up of other stories from around the world.
Friday February 20, 2015
The man who was pushed off a Paris Metro train by Chelsea football fans chanting a racist song said the incident is the club's "responsibility".
Thursday February 19, 2015
Chelsea FC has said it is suspending three people from its grounds after an investigation into an incident on a Paris Métro train where a black man was racially abused.
Wednesday February 18, 2015
British Prime Minister David Cameron has said a video of self-proclaimed racist fans who were filmed preventing a black man from boarding a Paris subway train, was extremely disturbing and very worrying".
Monday January 05, 2015
Nepal has introduced women-only minibuses in its capital city, in a bid to protect female passengers from sexual assault.