Sunday August 30, 2015
A man's body has been found in the search for a missing Japanese couple in Kilkee, Co Clare.
Saturday August 29, 2015
Two men have died after the suspended cage they were working in fell from its crane off Thomond Bridge in Limerick and into the River Shannon.
Wednesday August 26, 2015
The LÉ Niamh has completed the rescue of 551 people from a wooden barge 55km North of the Libyan coast.
Tuesday August 25, 2015
A 27-year-old fisherman has died after he was overcome by fumes while working on a trawler in Co Donegal.
Thursday August 20, 2015
France's National Front party has expelled its founder Jean-Marie Le Pen.
Friday August 14, 2015
Watched over by US Secretary of State John Kerry, US marines have raised the American flag at the embassy in Cuba for the first time in 54 years, symbolically ushering in an era of renewed diplomatic relations between the two Cold War-era foes.
Wednesday August 12, 2015
Republican US presidential hopeful Jeb Bush has attacked Democrat Hillary Clinton for her handling of Iraq as secretary of state.
Thursday August 06, 2015
Three pilot whales were successfully re-floated after coming ashore for a second time in Brandon Bay in west Kerry.
Wednesday August 05, 2015
A boat packed with up to 700 migrants capsized in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Libya with hundreds feared dead, officials and aid agencies have said.
Sunday August 02, 2015
The Northern Ireland Assembly has run out of time to prevent circuses with wild animals from obtaining entertainment licences, environment minister Mark H Durkan said.