The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA) has launched a nationwide campaign to discourage tail docking after it became an offence under recent legislation.
Independent TD Catherine Murphy and youth organisation We’re Not Leaving have joined the Right2Water campaign.
Gardaí in Wexford have charged a 32-year-old man in connection with a robbery at a newsagents yesterday.
A Red C poll measuring the popularity of potential political leaders has found Independent TD Shane Ross to be the public's favourite, ahead of Lucinda Creighton.
The head of Germany’s intelligence agency has said authorities now know of 550 people from the country who have travelled to Syria and Iraq to join extremist groups, about 60 of whom have died.
A primary school headteacher who was the only survivor of the Kenya bus massacre has said he was saved because his would-be killers became confused as he lay waiting to be murdered.
Charing Cross station in London was evacuated today as emergency services dealt with a fire on a train.
A three-year-old US boy is in a serious condition after being shot in the mouth - reportedly as he and a four-year-old neighbour were playing with a gun.
A gorilla in Berlin has taken a dislike towards these Irish tourists.
Is it Saturday morning again? Where does the time go at all?
Three years ago, Australian actor Damon Gameau gave up all sugars but has now decided to go in completely the opposite direction.
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Jennifer Aniston's dad has reportedly ordered Justin Theroux to be "more considerate".
Breakfast show presenter Susanna Reid has explained how she still lives with the father of her three sons despite them splitting up - and him having a new girlfriend.
Zayn Malik is reportedly ready to leave One Direction.
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Christian Eriksen conjured a last-minute winner for Tottenham as Hull paid in full for Gaston Ramirez’s reckless red card.
All-Ireland champions St Vincents of Dublin will start next month’s Leinster club championship final as clear favourites against Rhode of Offaly after today's semi-finals.
Treviso 24 Leinster 24 Jimmy Gopperth missed a last-minute drop goal as Leinster were held to a 24-24 draw in their Guinness PRO12 match against Treviso today.
Chaos, controversies, court cases, crises, disputes, fall-outs and financial oblivion – just another regular season of Formula One then.