Ireland dropped eight places on an international ranking of health services in the last year.
The Government is expected to formally sign off on legislation banning the below cost selling of alcohol this week.
The Taoiseach Enda Kenny has congratulated Alexis Tsipras who was appointed Greek Prime Minister today.
The Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has said the Irish taxpayer could lose €350m if Greece defaults on its debts.
Spanish investigators are trying to determine the cause of a jet fighter crash at a military base in which 10 military personnel were killed and 21 others injured.
A car bomb has exploded outside a luxury hotel in Tripoli, a Libyan security official said.
French security forces have raided a small town in the south which is known as a centre for the jihadi recruiting networks that have sent hundreds of French youths to fighting in Syria and Iraq.
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Keira Knightley has revealed the spelling of her name was a mistake.
Kim Kardashian has made fun of herself and her love of selfies for a new advert.
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Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is looking forward to locking horns with former mentor Jose Mourinho once again – this time with a Wembley place at stake.
Tomas Berdych ended his incredible losing streak against Rafael Nadal in brilliant style to reach the semi-finals of the Australian Open on Tuesday.
By Daragh Ó Conchúir Jim Gavin has backed the proposal to bring the All-Ireland finals forward by a week and to complete the club championships within the calendar year.