Wednesday July 22, 2015
A girl, who allegedly suffered psychological injuries while attending a crèche mentioned in an RTÉ expose on the mistreatment of children, has been offered a settlement of €15,000, a court has heard.
Tuesday May 26, 2015
A Danish radio DJ killed a baby rabbit with a bicycle pump live on air, prompting a storm of criticism despite claims it had simply wanted to highlight cruelty in farming.
Friday February 13, 2015
A selection of some of the most striking images from around the world over the last 24 hours
Thursday January 08, 2015
Thousands of school students, teachers and other visitors have been attending the second day of this year's BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition.
Thursday November 20, 2014
A case relating to alleged breaches of childcare regulations has been struck out at Dublin District Court, as the judge ruled the Child and Family Agency did not have standing to being the prosecution.
Friday October 24, 2014
The case against a creche worker accused of wilful neglect has been dismissed due to insufficient evidence to support a conviction.
Monday October 20, 2014
The case of a child care worker charged with wilful neglect of two children in Dublin last year has been adjourned until Friday for the judge to consider his verdict.
Monday September 15, 2014
Five-year-old British brain tumour patient Ashya King has begun a six-week course of potentially life-saving proton beam therapy at a Prague medical centre.
Thursday July 31, 2014
A young giraffe died today from head injuries sustained while being transported, blindfolded, in an open truck along a South African highway.
Tuesday March 25, 2014
The Copenhagen zoo that sparked international outrage by putting down a healthy giraffe and dissecting it in public has killed two lions and their two cubs to make way for a new male.