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.
Thursday June 04, 2015
The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission has called on the Government to release asylum-seekers with children from direct provision hostels, once they have spent nine months awaiting a decisions on their status.
Sunday May 31, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry broke his right leg in an accident while cycling a portion of the Tour de France route near Scionzier, France, and is returning to the United States.
Thursday May 21, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international stories
Friday May 15, 2015
Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza said in his first address to the nation after a failed coup against him that the country is at peace and all of its borders are now open.
Wednesday May 13, 2015
After nearly three-decades of searching, scientists have detected a telltale change in a sub-atomic particle, further backing a key theory about the Universe.