Tuesday April 28, 2015
Nepal's Prime Minister has said the death toll from Saturday's devastating earthquake could reach 10,000, as residents frustrated by the government's slow response used their bare hands to dig for signs of their loved ones.
Wednesday March 25, 2015
Helicopters began airlifting the remains of the victims of a Germanwings plane crash from the disaster site in the French Alps late this afternoon, a source close to the investigation has said.
Friday March 20, 2015
London's top share index hit record highs, moving above 7,000 points for the first time in its history.
Monday February 23, 2015
The death toll has risen to 65 after a ferry accident in central Bangladesh.
Thursday February 12, 2015
The Public Accounts Committee has decided to invite officials from the Department of Justice before the committee to explain how €50.14m of taxpayers' money was wasted on the "white elephant" Thornton Hall Prison project.
Monday February 02, 2015
A round up of stories from Ireland and around the world.
Saturday January 24, 2015
Indonesian salvage teams have failed to raise the fuselage of AirAsia Flight 8501 from the sea bed, but recovered four more bodies from the wreckage of the crashed jet.
Tuesday January 20, 2015
Three fishermen were treated for hypothermia after they were rescued from a sinking Irish-registered trawler off the coast of Scotland.
Sunday January 04, 2015
A major search operation off the north coast of Scotland for the crew of a sinking vessel has been suspended.
Tuesday December 30, 2014
The Italian prosecutor investigating the Norman Atlantic ferry disaster has said he assumes more bodies will be found on the ship.