A report released by global charity Oxfam claims that eight billionaires own the same wealth as the poorest half of the planet. Video: OXFAM
A Turkish cargo jet has crashed near Kyrgyzstan's Manas airport killing at least 37 people, most of them residents of a village struck by the Boeing 747 as it tried to land in dense fog. Video: REUTERS
A week of protests ahead of Donald Trump's inauguration as US president kicks off with a civil rights march in Washington by activists angry over the Republican's comments on minority groups including Muslims and Mexicans. Video: Reuters
SpaceX blasted off a rocket on Saturday for the first time since a launch pad explosion in September 2016 sidetracked the ambitious flight plans of company founder Elon Musk. Video: Reuters
For the first time, biologists capture footage of a new species of seadragon, the ruby seadragon, alive in the wild. Video: Reuters
During his eight years in office Barack Obama has often taken the internet by storm, these are some of his best viral moments during his time as US president
A woman who was taken as a baby named Kamiyah Mobley from a Florida hospital in 1998 has been found alive and well in South Carolina. Video: Reuters
The BT Young Scientist and Technology Competition has been won by Shane Curran of Terenure College, Dublin. His project ‘qCrypt’ is a cryptography ecosystem designed to preserve secrets in the interests of peace and security. Video: Bryan O’Brien
In a tearful goodbye at the White House, Barack Obama presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Joe Biden. Obama quoted from WB Yeats', 'The Municipal Gallery Revisited,' acknowledging their friendship. Video: The White House
Students at the 2017 BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition seek to reduce waste, save energy, bring alternative energy sources to market and close the STEM gender gap. Video: Kathleen Harris
Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan has said that Northern Ireland is now 'much closer' to a snap election following the resignation of Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness. Video: Reuters
Snow is falling in many counties across the country. Met Eireann have issued a status orange snow and ice warning for many parts of the country.
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