Monday February 23, 2015
Round-up of other Irish and international news stories.
Saturday February 14, 2015
Spain's former king Juan Carlos has lodged an appeal against a paternity suit brought by a woman claiming to be his daughter, a judicial source has said.
Wednesday February 04, 2015
Jordan has hanged two Iraqis, including a female militant, hours after the Islamic State militant group released a video appearing to show a captured Jordanian pilot being burnt alive, a security source and state television said.
Tuesday February 03, 2015
The Jordanian government has confirmed a pilot held captive by the self-styled Islamic State has been killed and says he died on 3 January.
Friday January 23, 2015
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, born the year the first car travelled the dusty streets of Riyadh, left a modernising legacy of cautious social and economic reform.
Monday December 22, 2014
The sister of Spain's King Felipe VI, Cristina, will become the first member of the royal family ever to stand in the dock after a judge today ordered her to be put on trial for alleged tax fraud.
Tuesday December 02, 2014
A genetic discovery related to King Richard III threatens to shake the foundations of the Tudor dynasty and even raises a question mark over the current Queen's royal heritage.
Friday November 07, 2014
A Spanish High Court has said it will uphold charges of tax fraud against Cristina de Borbon, sister of King Felipe VI.
Wednesday October 15, 2014
A Saudi court has sentenced prominent Shia cleric Nimr al-Nimr to death after convicting the anti-government protest leader of "sedition", his brother and lawyer said.
Tuesday June 03, 2014