Friday March 27, 2015
Round-up of Irish and international news
Wednesday March 18, 2015
Round up of Irish and International news stories
Saturday March 07, 2015
Egypt has carried out the first death sentence handed down over the violence that erupted after the army's 2013 overthrow of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.
Sunday January 18, 2015
Pope Francis celebrated a huge open-air Mass for a rain-drenched crowd of millions in the Philippine capital Manila.
Saturday January 17, 2015
Violence has broken out in Niger's capital Niamey at protests against French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo.
Wednesday January 07, 2015
A recap of deadly attacks across the world since 2004, after 12 people were killed when gunmen opened fire in the offices of the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo in Paris.
Tuesday January 06, 2015
An Israeli military court today sentenced a Palestinian to life imprisonment over the killing of three Israeli youths, whose abduction in the occupied West Bank set off a chain of events leading to the 50-day Gaza war last summer.
Wednesday December 24, 2014
Australian counter-terrorism police have arrested two men in Sydney, a day after warnings of heightened "terrorist chatter" in the aftermath of a fatal café siege in the city's financial hub.
Thursday December 18, 2014
Boko Haram militants have killed 32 people and kidnapped 185 others in an attack in northern Nigeria.
Wednesday December 10, 2014
A Palestinian minister died shortly after being hit by Israeli soldiers during a protest this morning in the occupied West Bank, a Reuters photographer who witnessed the incident and a Palestinian medic said.