Thursday September 03, 2015
Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly has said he thinks Ireland will be taking a volume of refugees "in the thousands" in the coming years.
Sunday July 26, 2015
At least 13 people have been killed after Somalia's al-Shabaab Islamist militant group drove a car packed with explosives at the gate of a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu.
Saturday July 25, 2015
President Barack Obama has told Kenya the US is ready to work more closely in the battle against Somalia's Islamist group al Shabaab, but was critical of Kenya's stance on gay rights and said no African state should discriminate over sexuality.
Friday July 24, 2015
A round up of more Irish and international news.
Monday June 15, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international news stories.
Tuesday June 02, 2015
French police officers have cleared several hundred African migrants from a camp under a subway bridge in northern Paris.
Monday May 04, 2015
The two gunmen shot dead when they attempted to attack an anti-Muslim cartoon exhibition have been identified as roommates from Arizona, one of them a suspected jihadist.
Tuesday April 14, 2015
Al Shabaab militants have attacked the higher education ministry building in the Somali capital of Moghadishu.
Monday April 13, 2015
The Italian coastguard has said 5,629 people were rescued from 22 different vessels off North Africa between 10 and 12 April.
Friday April 10, 2015
A round-up of other stories from around Ireland and the world