# un - Yesterday’s News
Rodrigo Duterte also attempted some light wordplay on genocide while talking to reporters.
# un - Monday 15 August, 2016
FactCheck readers asked us to referee a recent dispute between Cora Sherlock and Fintan O’Toole, so we obliged.
# un - Tuesday 9 August, 2016
Temperatures in the city hit 40 degrees Celsius today.
# un - Sunday 10 July, 2016
The three are among 260 staff from Concern Worldwide in the country.
# un - Wednesday 6 July, 2016
'Ibrahim is a young, funny Dublin man but begrudgers believe being Irish is qualified by skin colour, name and religion'
After three years and 14 trial delays, it’s time for the government to intervene fully, writes MEP Lynn Boylan.
# un - Sunday 12 June, 2016
The former Tánaiste talks abortion, rent supplement and why women have to be tough to be in Irish politics.
# un - Thursday 9 June, 2016
The UN’s Human Rights Commission says Ireland must stop this situation happening.
# un - Monday 23 May, 2016
President Higgins will be speaking on a number of topics including achieving zero hunger, humanitarian financing, gender-based violence and gender equality.
# un - Friday 13 May, 2016
A total of 262 recommendations were made to Ireland by other states regarding human rights.
# un - Thursday 12 May, 2016
The new Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform said it was his personal view the issue would be put to the people.
# un - Wednesday 11 May, 2016
We’re likely to receive a hammering on issues including abortion, disabilities, Traveller rights, education and homelessness.
# un - Thursday 28 April, 2016
The organisation made a number of claims in a letter sent last year.
# un - Tuesday 19 April, 2016
Delegates from the European Union, Switzerland, Brazil, Costa Rica, Uruguay among others called for abolishing capital punishment for drug criminals.
# un - Thursday 24 March, 2016
The former Bosnian Serb leader was sentenced to four decades in jail over the worst atrocities in Europe since World War II.
# un - Tuesday 16 February, 2016
The Egyptian politician and diplomat was 93 years old.
# un - Friday 5 February, 2016
The panel published its report into Assange’s three year stay at the Ecuadorian embassy this morning.
# un - Thursday 4 February, 2016
A number of human and children’s rights groups have called for action in addressing a number of issues.
# un - Wednesday 13 January, 2016
North Korea said it detonated a H-bomb last week.
# un - Thursday 3 December, 2015
A new report identifies that women and girls with disabilities are “a particularly at risk group for sexual violence” during humanitarian crises.
# un - Wednesday 25 November, 2015
Me mind on fire, me soul on fire…
# un - Tuesday 10 November, 2015
The row highlights what has come to be seen as a troubling aspect of the sexualisation of young girls in the country.
# un - Saturday 31 October, 2015
Debbie Mulhall has lived in Dublin 8 all her life and says she accepted her living conditions until she was told she had rights.
# un - Sunday 4 October, 2015
And almost €3 million is linked to Al Qaeda, Syria and Iran.
# un - Saturday 3 October, 2015
Benjamin Netanyahu knows how to get noticed at the UN.
# un - Tuesday 29 September, 2015
“I believe that President Obama heard what President Putin had to say,” Russia’s top diplomat said, after their meeting.
# un - Sunday 27 September, 2015
“A ‘like’ or a post won’t stop a tank or a bullet, but when people are connected, we have the chance to build a common global community.”
# un - Saturday 26 September, 2015
The pair were both at the UN headquarters in New York for the second day of the Sustainable Development Summit.
# un - Friday 11 September, 2015
Palestine and the Vatican are the only two observer states in the UN.
# un - Wednesday 5 August, 2015
The claim would potentially give Russia access to an estimated 4.9 BILLION tonnes of hydrocarbons.
# 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.