Friday October 02, 2015
The LÉ Niamh has returned to Cork Harbour today from its humanitarian and search and rescue operations in the Mediterranean.
Thursday September 24, 2015
LÉ Samuel Beckett, with a crew of 59, has left Haulbowline in Cork en route to the Mediterranean as part of Ireland's ongoing humanitarian commitment to the region.
Saturday September 19, 2015
The LÉ Niamh docked at the Port of Augusta in Sicily this morning, carrying 513 people.
Sunday September 06, 2015
Irish navy vessel LÉ Niamh has docked in the port of Pozzallo in Sicily with 329 people on board.
Thursday August 06, 2015
The LÉ Niamh has arrived in the Sicilian port of Palermo, Italy with the 367 migrants who were rescued from the sea yesterday after the overcrowded fishing vessel in which they were travelling capsized.
Thursday July 30, 2015
A 36-year-old man has admitted killing freelance journalist Tom O'Gorman at his home in Castleknock in Dublin in January of last year.
Monday July 27, 2015
A 34-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Tom O'Gorman in Castleknock in Dublin in January 2014.
Saturday July 25, 2015
More than 1,200 migrants, mostly from sub-Saharan Africa and Syria, arrived in Sicily today, after having been picked up in the Mediterranean, the Italian coastguard said.
Wednesday February 28, 2007
The Italian Institute of Geophysics and Vulcanology has said the fresh lava spills on the Stromboli volcano north of Sicily are not a cause for concern.
Sunday August 07, 2005
Three people are still missing after a Tunisian passenger plane made an emergency landing in the sea off the Italian island of Sicily.