Sunday August 02, 2015
The World Anti-Doping Agency has said it is alarmed by the size and extent of "wild" doping allegations after leaked IAAF test data showed hundreds of suspect samples from athletes, including Olympic and world championship medallists.
Friday July 31, 2015
WikiLeaks has released documents saying that the US spied on Japanese politicians, its top central banker and major firms including conglomerate Mitsubishi.
Sunday July 19, 2015
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has been arrested again in New Zealand.
Friday July 10, 2015
Ash drifting from an Indonesian volcano has forced the cancellation of more than 100 flights and closed the airport on the tourist island of Bali, stranding thousands of holidaymakers.
Thursday July 09, 2015
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has been sentenced to eight months home detention by a New Zealand court after pleading guilty to charges of threatening to kill and possession of drugs.
Wednesday July 08, 2015
The bodies of 36 US Marines have been found on a remote Pacific island more than 70 years after they died in a bloody World War II battle.
Monday July 06, 2015
The Irishman who drowned in New Zealand over the weekend has been identified as Finbarr Clabby.
Friday June 19, 2015
The owner of Britain's Hovis looks to be in the driving seat at Irish Pride after buying the company's debt and replacing receivers who were appointed only last week.
Friday June 12, 2015
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has said his country would do "whatever we need to do" to combat people-smuggling as he repeatedly refused to deny claims an official paid thousands of dollars to get smugglers to turn a boat around.
Wednesday June 10, 2015
The captain and crew of a boat carrying 65 asylum-seekers say Australian authorities paid them thousands of dollars to turn around and return to Indonesian waters, police said this morning.