Wednesday March 25, 2015
Lawyers for two Australian drug smugglers facing execution in Indonesia submitted evidence to a court as part of the men's latest attempt to avoid the firing squad.
Monday March 16, 2015
Reports from the outer islands of Vanuatu paint a picture of utter destruction after a cyclone tore through the South Pacific island nation, flattening buildings and killing at least 24 people.
Sunday March 15, 2015
The first shipments of aid have landed in Vanuatu as authorities declared a state of emergency and global relief agencies geared up after a "monster" cyclone tore through the Pacific island nation.
Thursday March 12, 2015
The Philippines has rescued two children who were sexually abused on camera for an overseas online audience and arrested four people in a crackdown on the country's booming cyber-sex trade, authorities said this morning.
Monday March 09, 2015
Four Filipinos, an Austrian and four other foreigners were abducted in an attack on a Libyan oilfield last week after an assault blamed on Islamic State jihadists, official sources have said.
Sunday March 08, 2015
President Michael D Higgins and his wife, Sabina, marked International Women's Day with a reception for over 100 Irish sportswomen at Áras an Uachtaráin.
Tuesday March 03, 2015
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said he was "revolted" by the imminent execution of two Australians by Indonesia, as armoured cars apparently carrying the two men left a Bali jail.
Friday February 27, 2015
British Prime Minister David Cameron has vowed to find those who commit "appalling and heinous crimes" and "put them out of action".
Thursday February 26, 2015
Building materials group CRH has posted a 5% increase in sales to €18.9 billion for the year to the end of December.
Wednesday February 25, 2015
An undocumented migrant has told the Oireachtas Commmitee of having to watch his father's funeral on Skype and called on the committee to regularise people like him during the lifetime of this Government.