Friday May 08, 2015
A round-up of national and international news.
Sunday May 03, 2015
The mayor of Baltimore has lifted a nightly curfew that was implemented after residents in the US city rioted following the death of a man in police custody.
Sunday April 26, 2015
Baltimore police arrested about 34 people and six officers were hurt when protests over the death in custody of a young black man turned violent, police in the US city said today.
Monday April 13, 2015
Bus services face disruption ahead of the bank holiday weekend as the National Bus and Rail Union will hold a day of action on Friday 1 May.
Friday March 27, 2015
Yemen's government has said Saudi-led airstrikes against its Houthi militia opponents would not last long on the second day of a campaign against the Iranian-allied militia that risks escalating a regional proxy conflict.
Sunday March 22, 2015
There have been more than 6,000 paramilitary 'punishment' attacks on men, women and children across Northern Ireland since the start of the Troubles.
Sunday March 15, 2015
More than a million people turned out for demonstrations nationwide against Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff, a target of rising discontent amid a faltering economy and a massive corruption scandal at state oil giant Petrobras.
Friday March 13, 2015
Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed was sentenced to 13 years in prison, an official in his party said, after he was found guilty on charges of terrorism.
Sunday March 08, 2015
Tens of thousands of people have paraded across a bridge in Selma, Alabama to commemorate the 1965 "Bloody Sunday" march.
Saturday March 07, 2015
Egypt has carried out the first death sentence handed down over the violence that erupted after the army's 2013 overthrow of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.