Tuesday June 23, 2015
A round-up of national and international news.
Wednesday June 17, 2015
Irish aircraft-leasing firms placed $11 billion (€9.87 billion) of orders at the Paris Airshow.
Friday May 15, 2015
Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza said in his first address to the nation after a failed coup against him that the country is at peace and all of its borders are now open.
Wednesday April 29, 2015
Apple is considering directly funding at least six Irish renewable energy projects, which could result in total new investment of more than €400 million.
Saturday January 03, 2015
Democratic Republic of Congo's government has said it is ready to launch military operations against Rwandan Hutu rebels in its east after most missed a deadline to disarm and return home or go into exile.
Tuesday October 28, 2014
A study by the World Economic Forum has found that the global gender gap has narrowed in the past ten years.
Friday September 05, 2014
A new report from UNICEF has found around 120 million girls worldwide have been raped or sexually assaulted by the age of 20.
Monday August 11, 2014
Rwanda has placed a German student with Ebola-like symptoms in isolation, and was waiting for test results checking for the deadly tropical disease, the health ministry said late last night.
Thursday July 10, 2014
Surgeons in Africa are to benefit from a donation by the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) of a high-tech mobile surgical skills unit which will be used for training and up-skilling.
Wednesday April 30, 2014
The UN's top human rights official warned South Sudan's leaders that they would be responsible should the "real danger" of famine become a reality.