The divers drifted far away from their dive boat because of strong currents around Dalkey Island.   Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Two divers were rescued after they got into trouble off the coast of Co Dublin on Sunday afternoon. An alert was sounded at 3.08pm when the two men (...)

In total, 10 people aged from teens to early 70s were rescued from the water near the Saltee Islands.

The Marine Casualty Investigation Board (MCIB) is leading inquiries into the death of a 73-year-old man and the rescue of nine people after a pleasure(...)

Migrants  swimming in the area where their  boat capsized and sank off the coast of Libya on  August 5th. PhotograpH: Reuters/Italian Police

This year alone, over 2,000 refugees have drowned while attempting to cross the Mediterranean from the coastline of North Africa to the safety of Euro(...)