Sunday August 02, 2015
A teenage girl stabbed along with five other people at a Jerusalem Gay Pride march by a suspect identified as an ultra-Orthodox Jew has died of her wounds, a hospital said.
Friday July 31, 2015
Round-up of other Irish and international news stories.
Thursday July 30, 2015
An ultra-Orthodox Jew has stabbed six gay pride marchers in Jerusalem, in a repeat of a 2005 attack for which he served 10 years behind bars, police and medics said.
Sunday July 26, 2015
Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee has denounced the deal reached by the United States and other world powers on Iran's nuclear programme by saying President Barack Obama is marching Israelis "to the door of the oven," in a reference to the Holocaust.
Tuesday June 23, 2015
A round-up of national and international news.
Monday June 01, 2015
The US Supreme Court has ruled in favour of a Muslim woman who sued after being denied a job at a clothing store in Oklahoma, because she wore a head scarf for religious reasons.
Friday May 29, 2015
One of the top suspects of Nazi war crimes has died aged 93, Canadian newspaper The Globe and Mail has reported.
Friday May 15, 2015
Fighters from the so-called Islamic State group are said to have taken over the main government compound in the western Iraqi city of Ramadi.
Sunday May 03, 2015
Police fired stun grenades to disperse a rally by Ethiopian Israelis demonstrating in central Tel Aviv against alleged police brutality and widespread discrimination.
Friday April 24, 2015
Armenia marked the centenary of a mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman Turks with a simple flower-laying ceremony attended by foreign leaders as Germany became the latest country to respond to its calls for recognition that it was genocide.