Friday April 24, 2015
South Africa's parliament will be suspended from next week to enable politicians to return to their constituencies to spread the anti-xenophobia message, in the wake of deadly attacks on African migrants.
Thursday April 23, 2015
The EU is to triple the funding of its search and rescue mission in the Mediterranean to help cope with an upsurge in migrants trying to reach Europe, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said.
Tuesday April 21, 2015
South African soldiers are to be deployed in Johannesburg to quell anti-immigrant violence that has killed at least seven people in several weeks of unrest.
Monday April 20, 2015
Kenmare Resources has repatriated 62 South Africans working at its titanium mine in Mozambique for their safety after anti-immigrant attacks in South Africa.
Saturday April 18, 2015
South African police have detained more than 30 people as a wave of violence against Africans and other immigrants spread to Johannesburg.
Friday April 17, 2015
Twelve people were arrested overnight as anti-foreigner attacks in South Africa spread to parts of downtown Johannesburg, police said today.
Sunday April 05, 2015
Pope Francis has prayed for an end to the persecution of Christians in his "Urbi et Orbi" message and commemorated the students massacred by Islamist militants at Garissa University in Kenya.
Thursday April 02, 2015
Diageo, the world's largest spirits maker, said it had agreed to acquire control of United National Breweries beer business in South Africa, buying the remaining 50% stake it did not already own.
Thursday March 26, 2015
More than 1.44m trips were made to Ireland between December 2014 and February of this year, according to the Central Statistics Office, a 10.3% increase on the same period 12 months ago.
Friday March 20, 2015
A partial solar eclipse has taken place over Ireland and much of Europe.