# un - Today’s News
# un - Tuesday 14 July, 2015
A landmark deal has been struck that will prohibit Iran developing a nuclear bomb.
# un - Saturday 11 July, 2015
More than 1,000 of the bodies of those killed are yet to be recovered.
# un - Tuesday 30 June, 2015
Heavily indebted countries should have a transparent, independent mechanism to turn to when facing the possibility of not being able to repay debts.
# un - Monday 22 June, 2015
The committee described Ireland’s laws on abortion as “highly restrictive”.
# un - Friday 12 June, 2015
The proposed Historical Investigations Unit must be entirely independent in order to give justice to victims.
# un - Thursday 11 June, 2015
About a third of alleged sexual abuse involves minors under 18.
# un - Tuesday 9 June, 2015
The UN committee grilled Ireland on women’s rights, direct provision and equality legislation.
# un - Friday 5 June, 2015
# un - Tuesday 26 May, 2015
You never know who you’ll meet – down in Brogans.
# un - Friday 22 May, 2015
The United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki Moon, will visit next week to mark the 60th anniversary of Ireland joining the UN.
# un - Saturday 2 May, 2015
The Department of Foreign Affairs here has confirmed all 170 Irish in affected regions have been accounted for.
# un - Friday 24 April, 2015
Once it has been approved by the UN security council, however.
# un - Thursday 19 March, 2015
We are increasingly recognising that ‘progress’ should be about increasing human happiness and well-being, not the size of our wallets.
# un - Monday 9 March, 2015
Every Life Counts wants the term banned, saying it “dehumanises” babies.
# un - Saturday 28 February, 2015
More than one BILLION people are at risk of damaging their hearing because their music is too loud and they listen to it for too long.
# un - Monday 9 February, 2015
# un - Wednesday 28 January, 2015
The Spanish soldier was killed when the Israeli military shelled border areas in southern Lebanon.
# un - Friday 23 January, 2015
The actress and UN Goodwill Ambassador gave another powerful speech at the World Economic Forum this morning.
# un - Wednesday 31 December, 2014
France and Luxembourg supported the Palestinians.
# un - Saturday 27 December, 2014
Vincent Browne wanted to interview the Irish Ambassador in 1984 – who wasn’t happy about it.
# un - Friday 12 December, 2014
“It is now time to take action.”
# un - Sunday 7 December, 2014
On a related note, the median duration of sex is 7.3 minutes. So now you know.
# un - Saturday 22 November, 2014
The outbreak has killed 40 people.
# un - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
A UN report shows thirty countries with a lower maternal mortality rate.
# un - Sunday 16 November, 2014
There are a number of events happening throughout the country today to remember the victims of road traffic accidents.
# un - Thursday 6 November, 2014
The government has announced a redress scheme today. Here are the victims’ stories.
# un - Friday 31 October, 2014
To date, Ireland has provided direct funding of almost €3 million to help fight the deadly virus.
# un - Tuesday 28 October, 2014
The troops are part of the UN peacekeeping mission in the Golan Heights.
# un - Friday 17 October, 2014
The woman is said to have no symptoms and to be at low risk to the guests and crew.
The cash, which came from Colombia, is a tiny fraction of the $1 billion that the UN has estimated it needs to fight the epidemic.
# un - Saturday 11 October, 2014
The UN Special Envoy on the virus says speed is of the essence.
# un - Friday 3 October, 2014
The 33-year-old American is to be flown back to the US for treatment.
# un - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
The international community is pouring its efforts into containing the criminal militancy of Isis, but we should turn our attention to funding Ebola emergency relief.
# un - Friday 26 September, 2014
A new training programme has been announced by Minister Charlie Flanagan.
# un - Thursday 25 September, 2014
The picture is clear: without adequate food and proper nutrition, a child will not live, learn and grow up to lead a healthy and productive life.
# un - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
Charlie Flanagan has signed an important protocol to a UN convention to strengthen children’s rights.
# un - Tuesday 23 September, 2014
Opposition TDs Mick Wallace and Richard Boyd Barrett disagree with the move.
The Taoiseach was speaking at the UN summit on climate change in New York.
It’s the first time since 1985 that Israel has downed a Syrian plane.