The courts service has issued an update on the caseload of the Special Criminal Court which shows it has a backlog of over two years.
Workers at Ireland's 999 call centre have voted in favour of industrial action.
Labour has committed to cutting student fees by €500 if re-elected to government.
A police officer has been disciplined for slapping a woman across the face.
A judge has rejected a State application to confiscate the “hard earned” income of two prostitutes which was stolen and later recovered.
North Korea has expanded a uranium enrichment facility and restarted a plutonium reactor that could start recovering material for nuclear weapons, the US intelligence chief has said.
Nato Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says the US-led alliance will discuss this week whether to get more involved in trying to stem Europe’s ongoing migration crisis.
The billionaire businessman hit a fresh low at a rally in New Hampshire when he insulted his fellow candidate.
German police say the death toll in the train crash in southern Germany has risen to eight with 150 people injured.
Australian raptors can reportedly carry smouldering sticks over a distance of up to 50 metres into the dry undergrowth to make their meal times easier.
A heroic rescue unfolded at Christchurch train station after a blind woman fell onto the train track.
The "Two Lunatics" are taking their Mini car on a massive adventure.
Warning: this might put you off your lunch.
Sometimes, things don’t go quite the way we planned.
More footage has been released of what experts are calling the biggest shark in the world.
And where do new entries Piers Morgan, Adam Driver and Jeremy Corbyn place?
Room has continued its phenomenal success after grossing over €1 million at the Irish box office.
These are only some of the ridiculous items attendees of this year's Oscars will receive.
How did he get the tickets under her pillow? How did he know about her mother’s breakfast casserole?
The boss of Google has become the highest paid chief executive in America after being handed $199m in shares.
The head of the owner of British Airways has said he admires his fierce Ryanair rival Michael O’Leary.
Ireland today: A rather cloudy and breezy day with spells of rain across northern counties, ...more weather
Latest: Gardaí believe that at least four masked men were involved in this incident. It is understood that they arrived at the scene in a Silver 3 Series BMW which was found abandoned on St Patricks Parade, Drumcondra a short time later.
It went a bit tits up.
One closure order and one prohibition order were served on separate food businesses in January, the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) reported today.
One of the world's biggest cruise liners has been forced to abandon its journey after sailing into 150-mile-an-hour winds and 40 foot waves.
A second man has been shot dead in Dublin in an apparent gangland feud which is suspected to involve drugs gangs in Ireland and Spain.
It knew before the parents did.
Students at six campuses around the country are taking part in "Shag Week".
More than 100 passengers are on a ferry sailing between France and Ireland which has been forced to take shelter off the UK coast.
”It is a six-day turnaround so we will have to assess that later in the week and see where he is at.”
It’s a battle between the three favourites for the PFA Player of the Year award – but who’ll come out on top at the Emirates?
Some fans seem to have missed out on tickets despite a loyalty scheme which should have ensured they got priority.
Two tennis officials have been banned for corruption offences and four more are currently suspended, the International Tennis Federation has announced.