Tuesday May 19, 2015
Rescuers in Colombia are continuing to search for victims of a landslide which killed more than 60 people and injured dozens.
Tuesday April 07, 2015
An 11-year-old boy with autism who went missing four days ago at an Australian camping ground was found alive today.
Friday April 03, 2015
A US man missing at sea for more than two months was celebrating a miraculous rescue yesterday after being picked up by a passing ship and airlifted to dry land, the US Coast Guard said.
Wednesday March 25, 2015
Two elephants came to the rescue in the United States yesterday, when a truck became stranded at the side of a road in Louisiana.
Sunday March 01, 2015
Tens of thousands of Russians marched through central Moscow today, carrying banners declaring "I am not afraid" and chanting "Russia without Putin" in memory of murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov.
Saturday February 21, 2015
Hundreds of people in Dubai were evacuated from one of the world's tallest residential buildings early this morning when fire swept through The Torch, a 79-storey skyscraper.
Thursday February 19, 2015
More than 90 Ukrainian troops were captured and 82 were still missing after pro-Russian rebels seized the key town of Debaltseve, Ukraine's army has said.
Saturday February 14, 2015
At least 16 people were killed and 30 were injured when a freight train slammed into a packed passenger bus in northeastern Mexico last night, authorities said, warning the death toll could rise.
Friday February 13, 2015
An appeal has been issued to trace 34-year-old David Gardiner who has been missing from his home in Foulkesmills, New Ross, Co Wexford since 11 February.
Wednesday January 28, 2015
A round-up of stories from Ireland and around the world.