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.
Thursday November 06, 2014
The Minister of State for the Diaspora Jimmy Deenihan has said that Irish citizens abroad should be able to vote in Irish Presidential elections.
Sunday November 02, 2014
A major new report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has expressed with greater certainty than ever before that human influences are the dominant cause of climate change and that they are growing.