Members of the Irish Defence Forces are carrying out a refugee rescue operation off the coast of Lybia.
A national day of action is being held at famine memorials across Ireland to show solidarity with refugees.
There are fears that motor insurance costs could rise by over €40 for every motorist because of a High Court ruling on the collapsed Setanta Insurance.
Events are being held across Dublin today to mark national emergency services day.
Thousands of exhausted, elated refugees have reached their dream destinations of Germany and Austria, completing epic journeys by boat, bus, train and foot to escape war and poverty.
Japan’s government lifted a four-and-a-half year evacuation order for the north eastern town of Naraha that had sent all of the town’s 7,400 residents away following the disaster at the nearby Fukushima nuclear plant.
Former US intelligence worker Edward Snowden has received a prize from the Norwegian Academy of Literature and Freedom of Expression.
A woman who allegedly planned to travel to Syria with her four children refused to stand before a judge today as she appeared in court charged with child abduction.
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The image of three-year-old Aylan Kurdi lying face down in the sand made headlines around the world, becoming a focal point in the deepening refugee crisis.
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Gregory McGonigle’s Dublin cruised into a second successive TG4 All-Ireland ladies senior football final meeting with Cork by scoring a comfortable victory over Armagh at Parnell Park this afternoon.
Lewis Hamilton held off the challenge from Ferrari to claim his 49th career pole position for Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix.