Friday August 21, 2015
The United Nations has voiced concern at force used by Macedonian riot police to disperse refugees trying to enter from Greece and urged the government to establish "orderly management" of its borders.
Tuesday August 18, 2015
Nearly 21,000 refugees and migrants arrived in Greece last week, nearly half the total number in all of 2014, the United Nations said.
Friday August 14, 2015
A New Zealand man who lived in a tent during his unpaid UN internship in Geneva has confessed it was a publicity stunt.
Tuesday August 04, 2015
More than 2,000 people have died so far this year trying to make the perilous journey across the Mediterranean to Europe, the International Organisation for Migration has said.
Wednesday July 22, 2015
Dashboard camera video has been released showing the arrest of a woman in Texas who was found dead in her jail cell three days later.
Monday June 22, 2015
A United Nations committee has recommended that a referendum be held on abortion in Ireland.
Tuesday June 16, 2015
More than 23,000 refugees fleeing fighting in northern Syria crossed into Turkey from 3-15 June, the United Nations refugee agency has said.
Sunday June 14, 2015
On 9 June RTE's Southern Editor Paschal Sheehy was among a group of cyclists that left Cork for a 1,000km cycle to Geneva.
Monday June 08, 2015
Government representatives are being questioned by a United Nations committee in Geneva at the periodic review by the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.
Friday June 05, 2015
Central Bank Governor Patrick Honohan conceded he is an "ideas man not an implementation man" in a personal video message to staff announcing his decision to retire before the end of the year.