"It’s mainly due to drinking of water from contaminated, shallow sources. We’ve intensified chlorine spraying in the localised infection centres."
"The external public debt stock increased by Sh42.5 billion ($4,253.0 million) from Sh185 billion ($18,504.5 million) on December 2016 to Sh227 billion ($22,757.4 million) by end of December last year."
"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"The people who made the film were very specific about the references they used in relationship to Africa. They are pulling from the best fashion and art."
"In principle - the requirement of choice, either you are with Russia or you are with the West, this is the Middle Ages."
Russian Foreign Minister
"The indictment alleges that the Russian conspirators want to promote discord in the United States and undermine public confidence in democracy"
US Deputy Attorney General
"A workday in Algeria doesn’t pay for your dinner. Here one day almost covers me for a month."
"If they impose another Cold War on us, we have a much better chance of winning it than last time."
Head of Russia’s Council on Foreign and Defense Policy
The low-cost Irish carrier is to hold talks with pilot unions amid strike threats in several countries ahead of Christmas.
For the people who've lived through it before. A hard border after Brexit in Ireland is unthinkable, so news of a deal raises hopes stable future
Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said he was "surprised" that a deal on the border was not settled after being assured by negotiators that a solution was reached
European Council President Donald Tusk has given the British government until Monday to make a final offer to avoid a hard border on the island.
Right now, it's invisible. Many fear a return to border checks could undermine peace on the island and hurt its economy.
Gerry Adam’s, one of Ireland’s most controversial and pivotal politicians over the last 50 years, will stand down as leader of Sinn Fein next year
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar says issue not ‘thought through’ by pro-Brexit campaigners.
Ireland's Wexford Festival Opera opens its 66th edition with an operatic gem: Luigi Cherubini's 'Medea'.
The artistic director of the Wexford Festival Opera, David Agler, offers us an insight into this unique festival and reveals the highlights of next year’s…
Ophelia's strong winds and waves left severe damage all over Ireland
Schools across Northern Ireland are to remain closed on Tuesday in the wake of Storm Ophelia
Tropical storm Ophelia left a trail of death and destruction in its wake as it battered every corner of Ireland. Three people were killed in separate incidents and over three hundred thousand homes were without electricity.
Prime Minister Leo Varadkar warned everyone to stay indoors as the worst storm in half a century hit the country.
Three people have died and thousands are without power as Storm Ophelia hits Ireland
The traditionally Catholic country has some of the strictest abortion laws in the world.
Ryanair has announced more than 400,000 new flight cancellations as pilot crisis deepens.
Abortion is currently illegal in the country, except if a pregnant woman's life is in danger. Rights campaigners will be closely watching what changes are put to voters in a referendum on the issue next year.
Camogie hurling and Gaelic football are prehistoric sports indigenous to Ireland
Camogie, an Irish full-contact sport played only by women, is very physical and can seem "vicious and ferocious", says All-Ireland champion Grainne Ní Chatháin
Ireland will not be sending the EU Commission's 13 billion euro back-tax bill to Apple - "Not our job" says Finance Minister.