Over 1,800 cyclists took part in Ireland’s first ever closed-road mass participation cycling event in Co Clare today.
Sun, 22 Aug, 2010
Raging torrents from a ruptured dam swamped a rural Brazilian city, killing four people and destroying at least 120 homes in a region already devastated by more than a month of floods.
Fri, 29 May, 2009
A disconnected thrust reverser on the airliner which overshot a runway in Brazil emerged today as a possible factor in the crash in which 190 people were killed.
Fri, 20 Jul, 2007
McDonald’s is to run its fleet of lorries on converted chip fat after the fast food giant announced its latest "green" initiative today.
Mon, 02 Jul, 2007
There were no survivors among the 155 people on board the Brazilian jetliner that was in collision with a smaller plane and crashed in the Amazon rainforest in the nation’s worst air disaster.
Mon, 02 Oct, 2006
Mo Mowlam, Gerry Adams, a Brazilian nun and a millionaire builder have been nominated by the public for the 2005 Tipperary Peace Prize, it emerged today.
Wed, 14 Dec, 2005
Irish farmers have called on consumers to boycott Brazilian beef in order to slow down the destruction of the Amazon rainforest.
Thu, 19 May, 2005