Tuesday July 21, 2015
A round-up of Irish and international news stories
Monday July 06, 2015
A dispute over UN sanctions on Iran's ballistic missile programme and a broader arms embargo were among issues holding up a nuclear deal between Tehran and six world powers today.
Friday June 05, 2015
Central Bank Governor Patrick Honohan conceded he is an "ideas man not an implementation man" in a personal video message to staff announcing his decision to retire before the end of the year.
Thursday April 02, 2015
President Barack Obama called Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud today to discuss the deal reached by the US and international negotiators over Iran's nuclear programme.
Tuesday March 31, 2015
The United States said that world powers and Iran would keep negotiating over an outline accord on Tehran's nuclear programme beyond a midnight deadline, while warning that it was ready to abandon the talks altogether.
Sunday March 22, 2015
The United Nations has warned Yemen's conflict could become an "Iraq-Libya-Syria" scenario if either side pushes for control of the country, prompting the UN Security Council to threaten further measures if the hostilities do not end.
Monday March 16, 2015
Round up of other Irish and International stories
Sunday March 08, 2015
The UN Security Council has strongly condemned the "heinous" attack on a UN peacekeeping base in northern Mali.
Tuesday March 03, 2015
Brent crude prices have rallied on unrest in crude producer Libya, but gains were tempered by oversupply worries on the eve of weekly US stockpiles data, dealers said.
Monday March 02, 2015
US President Barack Obama has said the killing of Boris Nemtsov is a sign of a worsening climate in Russia where civil rights and media freedoms have been rolled back in the last several years.