The minister responsible for the homelessness problem has revealed he has not yet met one of the country's leading campaigners in the area.
Investigations are continuing following the death of a man in Tallaght in Dublin yesterday evening.
Explosives have been found during the search for missing teenager Ciara Breen.
A cabinet minister has said Ireland will lead the world in dealing with the refugee crisis, and consider asylum for thousands who need it.
The father of three-year-old Syrian boy, Aylan Kurdi, has told how the captain of their vessel had abandoned them only four minutes into their sea journey.
US presidential hopeful Donald Trump has announced he will not run as an independent, if he is not selected as the Republican party candidate for the White House.
The white man accused of killing nine black churchgoers during a Bible study should face the death penalty, according to court documents.
Aylan Kurdi's father has spoken publicly about his family's tragedy saying all he wants to do is "lie in a grave" with his family.
The first thought of Robert Wright from Fresno, California was to save his children, but the next thing that came to mind was the burnt offerings of his ribs, which he took "pride in".
Things can get pretty weird.
His brother Galip and mother Rhian also drowned.
Thank you, Instagram. Thank you.
Christopher Eccleston plays the police detective determined to catch the Kray twins in Legend.
Cat and Paddy are expecting a kitten.
One of Ireland's biggest music festivals kicks off later as the Electric Picnic gets underway in Stradbally, Co Laois.
The Curse has claimed many celebrities’ marriages and relationships, but newly-wed Peter Andre has no worries.
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Dublin are planning to make one last-ditch attempt to make Diarmuid Connolly available for tomorrow's All-Ireland semi-final replay after the Central Appeals Committee (CAC) last night upheld his ban.
Rob Andrew has questioned whether England’s World Cup squad are ready to hit their peak.
Gareth Bale’s late header has put Wales within tantalising reach of qualifying for Euro 2016.
Emmanuel Adebayor has been left out of Tottenham’s 25-man squad for the Barclays Premier League.