ZURICH (Reuters) - Helicopters airlifted about 400 people off the Swiss mountain featured in the 1969 James Bond movie "On Her Majesty's Secret Service" on Thursday after a cable car broke down, stranding them briefly at about 10,000 feet above sea level.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's wife Sara has been charged with fraud and breach of trust following a long police investigation into allegations she falsified household expenses, the justice ministry said.
Indonesian police questioned the captain of a ferry that sank without trace in a volcanic lake in Sumatra this week, warning that a criminal investigation could be launched over a disaster that has left at least 192 people missing.
A State agency that was established to support survivors of institutional abuse has failed to do so, according to two former board members of Caranua who addressed the Oireachtas Committee on Education this morning.
Two colleagues of RTÉ broadcaster Philip Boucher-Hayes have said the journalist told them about derogatory comments he alleges were made by the former garda commissioner Martin Callinan in relation to the whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe in December 2013.