Friday April 24, 2015
Three men have been given jail sentences ranging from eight to ten years after they pleaded guilty to drug trafficking arising out of the seizure of more than a tonne of cocaine on a yacht off the southwest coast last year.
Wednesday April 15, 2015
Separate appeals have been issued to trace two teenagers missing from Longford and Dublin.
Monday April 13, 2015
The Italian coastguard has said 5,629 people were rescued from 22 different vessels off North Africa between 10 and 12 April.
Sunday April 05, 2015
Around 1,500 migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean to Italy in five different boats have been rescued.
Sunday March 29, 2015
At least 38 people were killed in clashes between rebel forces and tribes near a southern oil region in Yemen.
Saturday March 28, 2015
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has urged Arab leaders to resolve the Yemen conflict peacefully after a Saudi-led coalition launched a military intervention against Shia rebels.
Thursday March 26, 2015
An appeal has been issued to find 16-year-old Daniel Murphy who is missing from Dublin.
Sunday March 22, 2015
A group calling itself the Islamic State Hacking Division published what it said were the names and addresses of 100 US military staff and urged IS supporters to kill them, a monitoring group said today.
Friday March 20, 2015
Since 2010 there have been 6,257 boardings of vessels in Irish Waters by the Irish Naval Services, which led to 69 detentions.
Saturday March 07, 2015
Egypt has carried out the first death sentence handed down over the violence that erupted after the army's 2013 overthrow of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.