Defence lawyers have told the jury in the trial of a Dublin man charged with murder they can be satisfied that the evidence given by a brother of the deceased cannot be relied upon.
A Senator has threatened to call a vote on over 100 amendments of a new Bill overhauling the law on adoption.
The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (ASGI) has said that it wants to see members' pay restored to 2008 levels.
A strike threat and court action could be looming at Bus Eireann and Dublin Bus.
Officers opened fire after two men dressed as women refused to stop at the gate to the National Security Agency HQ in the US and then smashed into a police vehicle blocking the road, officials said.
Guinea has closed its border with Sierra Leone as part of new efforts to stamp out Ebola, an official said.
A man from the UK has pleaded guilty to federal charges in New York that he plotted to set up a terrorist training camp in Oregon.
Prosecutors today rested their case against Boston Marathon bombing accused Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
How to get young people interested in poltics 101.
It seems that most people are quicker to declare themselves a cat or a dog person than reveal what their political leanings are!
Irish performance summer camp, STARCAMP, have teamed up with the The Irish Society of Autism with a brand new charity single.
YouTube pranks are ten-a-penny, but this one is something special both in how elaborate and how cruel it is.
Iconic mouse is her latest fashion inspiration.
Victoria’s partner Mark Sandell, a senior BBC editor, is back at work after successfully appealing against his dismissal following the investigation into bullying.
Fiona Bruce told Radio Times magazine, “The punch wasn’t in the script”.
The Swap Shop star came top in a new survey of parents.
Ireland today: A wet and windy day with rain, heavy at times spreading eastwards across the ...more weather
Peter McNamara selects three things we learned from the weekend’s GAA action.
A fan in the Aviva Stadium captured the wild celebrations in the stands when Shane Long scored in injury time to keep the Republic of Ireland’s Euro 2016 qualification hopes alive.
Spain will be on a revenge mission when they take on Holland on Tuesday in Amsterdam.