Friday May 08, 2015
Police found an eight-year-old boy from the Ivory Coast hidden in a suitcase that was smuggled across the border into Spanish territory in north Africa.
Thursday April 16, 2015
Italian police have arrested 15 African men suspected of throwing about a dozen Christians from a migrant boat in the Mediterranean, as the crisis off southern Italy intensified.
Saturday March 28, 2015
Amanda Knox has said she was "full of joy" following her acquittal by Italy's top court for the 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher.
Friday March 20, 2015
Tullow Oil has raised an additional $450m of capital from existing lenders, boosting the energy firm's financial strength amid weak oil prices.
Tuesday March 10, 2015
Prudential today paid tribute to "one of the most exceptional leaders" in its history after boss Tidjane Thiam announced plans to leave the insurer.
Tuesday March 03, 2015
The value of one of Dublin's most iconic hotels - the Gresham on O'Connell Street - soared almost €10m to about €48m in 2013 as the capital's hotel sector enjoyed a resurgence in business.
Tuesday January 20, 2015
Boko Haram has said it is building an Islamic state that will revive the glory days of northern Nigeria's medieval Muslim empires.
Saturday November 01, 2014
An officer in Burkina Faso's presidential guard has seized power and promised to lead the west African country to elections.
Friday October 31, 2014
Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore has left power, according to a colonel in the presidential guard.
Saturday October 25, 2014
The death toll from the Ebola epidemic has risen to 4,922 in eight countries, the World Health Organization has said.