Ireland Headlines Sat, 18 Aug 2018 13:27:18 +0100Former United Nations chief Kofi Annan dies aged 80
Former United Nations Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan has died aged 80.Sat, 18 Aug 2018 13:28:45 +0100McAleese: Pope putting church defence ahead of victims
Former president Mary McAleese has accused Pope Francis of being in a mode of thinking that puts the defence of the Catholic Church as an institution ahead of the interests of victims of clerical child sexual abuse.Sat, 18 Aug 2018 12:40:49 +0100State funeral in Genoa for bridge collapse victims
A state funeral has been held in Italy to mourn the victims of the collapse of a motorway bridge in the northern city of Genoa, as rescue workers continue to search for the last few unaccounted people buried in the rubble.Sat, 18 Aug 2018 12:27:17 +0100Further resources pledged to rescue India flood victims
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has promised the flood-ravaged state of Kerala more helicopters, boats and other equipment needed to evacuate tens of thousands of stranded people, as he was given an aerial tour of stricken areas.Sat, 18 Aug 2018 12:22:29 +0100Cost of playing National Lottery set to increase again
The cost of playing the National Lottery is set to rise from next month, with the price of a two-line ticket with Lotto Plus to increase from €5, to €6.