Wednesday May 13, 2015
Gardaí are questioning six men with links to dissident republican groupings after seizing pipe bombs, bomb components, a firearm and ammunition in three counties.
Tuesday May 05, 2015
New research has found that Europe is heading for an unprecedented explosion in rates of excess weight, with Ireland at the forefront of the trend.
Monday May 04, 2015
Two improvised explosive devices have been found close to a Territorial Army base in Northern Ireland.
Tuesday April 28, 2015
Round-up of Irish and international stories
Monday April 27, 2015
A coalition of Islamist rebels seized an army base in northwestern Syria at dawn after a suicide bomber from al-Qaeda's Nusra Front drove a truck packed with explosives into the compound and blew it up.
Monday April 20, 2015
An air strike this morning on a Scud missile base in the Houthi-controlled Yemeni capital Sanaa triggered a big explosion that killed 25 people and wounded almost 400, state news agency Saba has said.
Saturday April 18, 2015
Two men have been injured in a gas explosion in Dublin.
Sunday April 12, 2015
The group calling itself Islamic State has released a video that shows militants smashing artefacts at the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud in northern Iraq.
Monday April 06, 2015
The owner of the Lusitania has accused the Government of abandoning the wreck to pirates and treasure hunters after stringent rules on diving affected his plans for recovery.
Saturday April 04, 2015
An Army Bomb Disposal Team rendered safe a historic yet viable Mills type grenade in the Phoenix Park, Co Dublin this evening.