Labour TDs concerned about any sale of Aer Lingus have drafted a Labour Party motion for tomorrow calling for an independent valuation of the airline and for jobs to be protected.
Two men, aged 43 and 39, have been arrested in the North, after the seizure of suspected cannabis in Magherafelt.
Two weeks of paid paternity leave for fathers will be in place "this year", and could be extended to include same sex couples.
Micheal Martin is promising that Fianna Fáil's election manifesto will be of more substance than what he calls Fine Gael's 'con job' 5 point plan.
Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe has marked his 91st birthday by delivering a characteristically defiant speech in which he threatened to take over land and animal sanctuaries still in the hands of white people.
Russia’s top investigative body is looking into several possible motives for the killing of prominent opposition figure Boris Nemtsov, including an attempt to destabilise the state, Islamic extremism, the Ukraine conflict and his personal life.
A series of car bombs today ripped through a crowded marketplace and a Shiite militia’s checkpoint, killing 19 people in separate attacks north of the Iraqi capital Baghdad.
India’s finance minister has announced his government’s new budget, promising a slew of measures that attempt to balance welfare spending with high economic growth and infrastructure development while vowing to keep a tight control on fiscal deficit.
With the death today of Leonard Nimoy, science fiction, has lost one of its original icons.
And hopefully, you’ll soon forget about the outfit that has caused more debate than poverty and world peace.
One little girl is speaking to all our inner bookworms today.
They're really going to miss you.
Chris Martin has been writing "love songs" for Gwyneth Paltrow.
It involves a picture of a hand. You can guess what shape it is making.
Your guide to tonight's best TV.
These February 29 celebrities are a lot younger than you might think, sort of.
Ireland today: Early sunny intervals will disappear to leave a largely cloudy day with rain ...more weather
Roger Federer defeated Novak Djokovic to win a seventh title at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
FIFA is to fund the restoration of the grave of William McCrum, the man who invented the penalty and inadvertently set the scene for decades of disappointment for the England football team.
Alan Pardew returned to Upton Park and saw his Crystal Palace side put West Ham to the sword to increase the pressure on Sam Allardyce.
A motion relating to concussion has been referred to the GAA’s Scientific and Welfare concussion, after a strong debate at GAA Congress in Cavan this morning.