Friday September 11, 2015
Europe launched two satellites into space as it pushes to get its beleaguered Galileo satnav programme back on track.
Monday August 17, 2015
Investigations are under way after 600 crayfish were killed by crayfish plague in a Co Cavan river.
Wednesday August 12, 2015
A group of mainly US-based stock traders and computer hackers in Ukraine made as much as $100m in illegal profits over five years by conspiring to use information stolen from thousands of corporate press statements before their public release, US authorities have said.
Sunday December 07, 2014
Typhoon Hagupit is slowly moving across the Philippines, the latest in a series of often-deadly storms that plague the southeast Asian archipelago.
Monday August 07, 2006
The Small Firms Association says the progress of small firms is being seriously affected by late payments.
Sunday June 25, 2006
Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has presented to parliament his long-awaited reconciliation plan aimed at ending the violence plaguing the country.
Sunday February 12, 2006
The trouble-plagued trial of Saddam Hussein for crimes against humanity is set to resume tomorrow amid conflicting reports about plans by the ousted Iraqi dictator to stage a protest hunger strike.
Tuesday July 19, 2005
An estimated 3.6 million people are at risk of food shortages in the west African state of Niger due to drought and plagues of locusts.
Friday August 06, 2004
Nations across northwest Africa have appealed for aid to fight what could be the worst locust plague in 15 years.
Sunday October 05, 2003
Akhmad Kadyrov, the Kremlin's preferred candidate in today's presidential election in Chechnya, predicted victory in the conflict-plagued region.