Wednesday May 20, 2015
Round up of national and international stories
Monday April 20, 2015
An air strike this morning on a Scud missile base in the Houthi-controlled Yemeni capital Sanaa triggered a big explosion that killed 25 people and wounded almost 400, state news agency Saba has said.
Sunday April 12, 2015
A senior US official has said President Barack Obama will make his decision in the coming days, on whether or not to remove Cuba from the US list of state sponsors of terrorism.
Friday March 27, 2015
Yemen's government has said Saudi-led airstrikes against its Houthi militia opponents would not last long on the second day of a campaign against the Iranian-allied militia that risks escalating a regional proxy conflict.
Thursday March 26, 2015
The High Court has heard the Lord Mayor of Dublin has given his approval to works carried out by alleged trespassers living at a number of properties in Grangegorman.
Wednesday March 25, 2015
Yemen's Shia rebels have said their forces captured Defence Minister Mahmud al-Subaihi as they advanced towards Aden, the port city where President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi has taken refuge.
Monday March 16, 2015
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed this afternoon that if re-elected he will build thousands of settler homes in Arab east Jerusalem to prevent future concessions to the Palestinians.
Friday March 13, 2015
A round-up of other stories from around Ireland and the world
Friday February 27, 2015
Ukraine today reported the first deaths in three days in the east of the country, denting hopes a ceasefire will hold.
Sunday February 22, 2015
An explosion has killed two people and wounded 11 in Ukraine's government-controlled eastern city of Kharkiv, officials said.