Thursday May 28, 2015
The European Central Bank said today that record low interest rates were putting insurance firms and banks under increasing pressure.
Saturday April 11, 2015
Gunmen have killed 20 construction workers in Pakistan's restive south-western province of Baluchistan.
Tuesday March 31, 2015
Nigeria's Goodluck Jonathan has publicly conceded defeat in the presidential election to Muhammadu Buhari, expressing his gratitude for the opportunity to lead the nation.
Monday March 16, 2015
New York oil prices sank to a six-year low today, falling below $44 per barrel as the market was plagued by plentiful supplies and the strong dollar.
Thursday March 12, 2015
A round-up of other national and international stories
Monday March 09, 2015
Round-up of other Irish and international stories.
Saturday March 07, 2015
The Mauritanian news website Al-Akhbar has said the armed Islamist group al-Mourabitoun has claimed responsibility for an attack in Mali's capital that killed five people.
Wednesday February 18, 2015
The Seanad has passed a bill initiated in the Upper House which provides greater rights for adopted people.
Monday February 09, 2015
A drone strike in Afghanistan has killed six people, including a veteran militant suspected of having defected to the Islamic State group from the Taliban.
Friday January 30, 2015
Spain's recovering economy grew by 1.4% in 2014, provisional official data showed today, after shrinking by 1.2% in the previous year.