Monday August 31, 2015
Northern Ireland First Minister and DUP leader Peter Robinson has proposed the establishment of negotiations to deal with problems that are threatening the future of power-sharing at Stormont.
Thursday June 18, 2015
Pope Francis has called for an ethical and economic revolution to prevent catastrophic climate change and growing inequality.
Monday May 25, 2015
On the second day of his visit to Ireland, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has urged Ireland to "to align its climate efforts with its admirable engagement on hunger".
Tuesday May 12, 2015
A round-up of national and international news.
Tuesday April 14, 2015
RTÉ's Arts and Media Correspondent Sinéad Crowley takes a look at the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award shortlist for 2015. The winning book will be announced on 17 June.
Friday February 20, 2015
President Michael D Higgins has accepted an invitation from the United Nations to become one of ten global champions of its HeForShe campaign for gender equality.
Monday January 12, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international news stories.
Sunday December 14, 2014
United Nations Special Envoy for Climate Change Mary Robinson has said not enough progress has been made at the talks in Lima to give confidence of a legally binding agreement.
Monday November 10, 2014
Former RTÉ broadcaster, author and academic Brian Farrell has died at the age of 85.
Sunday November 09, 2014
There have been calls for a more inclusive service to be held in Ireland on Remembrance Sunday in future as senior politicians laid wreaths at ceremonies in Ireland and the UK.