More than 1,600 have also been injured in attacks from the deadly insects
The country's march out of poverty has changed its diet, and the result could be devastating
New NHS guidelines say 12,000 deaths could be prevented if patients have their kidneys checked
Norman Palmer, 57, died in hospital on the island after suffering respiratory problems
Nasa is funding the development of printed food with an eye on the long-haul, long-stay space missions of the future
One of the first people to launch a legal action against News International over phone hacking has donated a kidney to a journalist she met while he was covering the case.
Schmidt was appointed yesterday
Tomorrow's match with Italy could be his last Six Nations match
Ireland announce team for Saturday's match in Rome
The 29-year-old succeeded Brian O'Driscoll as skipper
Ireland meet France this weekend
Ireland were beaten 12-6 by England in Dublin
Trekkies on Reddit face divided loyalties as William Shatner, former captain of the SS Enterprise, has cast judgement on the popular forum, claiming it fosters bigotry and racism.
With his future tied to Ireland's fate in this Six Nations, coach Declan Kidney has stuck with his strongest hand for the potential Grand Slam decider with England on Sunday.
He’s 83 years old, but after his wife died, Nicholas Crace decided he wanted to give someone else a second chance. Here, he tells how he gave a kidney to a stranger in her 60s