Gardaí have today charged a 42-year-old man in connection with a robbery at a shop in Cloontuskert, Co Roscommon.
Brian Cowen and Bertie Ahern are to have thousands of euros added to their six-figure pensions.
A man who was seriously injured in a road accident in Drogheda during the week has died.
The funeral of Barry Ryan Snr. has taken place in West Cork today.
Greece faced an uncharted future as its interior ministry predicted that more than 60% of voters had rejected creditors’ demands for more austerity in exchange for rescue loans.
It has been eight days since the deadly attack that killed 38 foreign tourists.
US presidential candidate Jeb Bush has said he is personally offended by rival Donald Trump’s remarks about Mexico and immigrants, describing them as “ugly” and far outside the mainstream of Republican thought.
A pensioner has died while trying to save two teenage girls from the sea off the Welsh coast.
Dogs dream too, as these videos can definitely testify. This little sausage dog puppy was having a very busy dream digging out a large hole with enormous energy in his sleep, before collapsing back into a more regular slumber.
Suddenly, changing those nappies doesn’t seem quite so bad anymore…
Grant Botti, a 14-year-old boy from Arkansas, woke from his sleep on Monday night with a terrible pain in his ear. By Tuesday morning it was excruciating.
Who's better? Fight!
Scientific techniques will be used to arrange marriages between strangers – and introduce them on their wedding day.
A powerfully moving BBC 1 drama shows how difficult it is to lose a loved one to terrorism.
Julie Cowell was 89.
It’s been 16 years since the couple made it all official. SIXTEEN LONG YEARS.
Ireland Today: It will be bright with spells of sunshine and a scattering of showers, many ...more weather
It’s been a great first week at SW19 – with barely a raindrop in sight…
Kilkenny 1-25 Galway 2-15
Kilkenny had too much firepower for Galway in Croke Park today, surviving a Joe Canning wonder goal to collect another Leinster Senior Hurling title by seven points.
Fermanagh 1-21 Antrim 0-11
Sean Quigley had one of those days that most inter-county footballers can only dream about.