The Airbus A320 disappeared on 19 May with the loss of all 66 people on board

Voice recorder from EgyptAir flight recovered

16 Jun The cockpit voice recorder from EgyptAir flight MS804 has been retrieved by search teams in a breakthrough for investigators seeking to explain what caused the plane to crash into the sea killing all 66 people on board.

Home-made explosives were thrown near a check-in counter at the airport's Terminal Two

Four hurt in blast at Shanghai airport

12 Jun A man hurled home-made explosives at the main international airport in China's commercial hub of Shanghai, injuring four others, before trying to take his own life, the local government said.

A review is being held into all fixed charged motoring offences

Fitzgerald concerned over garda 'error' on fines

11 Jun Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has said she is concerned by the "administrative error" which led to some motorists being prosecuted for driving offences, even though they had paid a fine.

Flight MH370 disappeared in March 2014 with 239 passengers and crew on board

Washed up debris may be from missing MH370

10 Jun Australian officials are checking what looks to be debris from an aircraft found on an island off the coast of South Australia to see if it may have come from the Malaysian aircraft MH370, which disappeared more than two years ago.

66 people were travelling on the Airbus A320 from Paris to Cairo (File picture)

French navy to carry out search for EgyptAir plane

27 May A French naval vessel has been sent to the eastern Mediterranean to join the hunt for black boxes from a crashed EgyptAir jet, equipped with three specialist probes from a French company recruited to accelerate the search.