Russia's Air Force has carried out more than 60 flights in Syria in the past 72 hours, significantly reducing the military potential of terrorists there, a senior official in the Russian army told Russian news agencies on Saturday.
Experian, the world's biggest consumer credit monitoring firm, has disclosed a massive data breach that exposed sensitive personal data of some 15m people who applied for service with T-Mobile in the United States.
US President Barack Obama has warned that Russia's military engagement in Syria in support of strongman Bashar al-Assad is a "recipe for disaster," though Washington could still work with Moscow on reducing tensions.
A damning report by health watchdog HIQA into Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda has warned of high risks for patients, due to hygiene problems, including the risk of contracting Legionnaires' Disease.
Irish sports performance company Orreco has been chosen by IBM to be its first global partner in developing a software application that can help professional athletes and sports teams to avoid injury and perform for longer.