Education Minister Jan O'Sullivan says she is determined that reform will happen at junior cycle level in Ireland's secondary schools.
Football pundit John Giles and Brother Kevin Crowley of the Capuchin Day Centre are set to receive the Freedom of the City of Dublin.
Workers at Dublin waste management firm Greyhound are voting on proposals that could see them entering formal talks with management at the Labour Relations Commission.
English language schools are coming under the spotlight today.
The Labour Party in Britain has suspended four members who held positions of authority at Rotherham Borough Council during the years in which hundreds of young people were subjected to sex abuse in the town.
Al Qaida-linked Syrian rebels holding 45 Fijian peacekeepers hostage have issued a set of demands for their release, an official said today.
A Russian official has complained that EU Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso breached confidentiality when he quoted President Vladimir Putin as saying that Moscow could take over Kiev in two weeks if it wished.
The parents of five-year-old brain cancer patient Ashya King have spent another night away from their son as relatives and supporters continued to demand their release from detention.
The Irish Women’s Rugby team were also there.
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It's nail-biting stuff as the black shadow comes closer and closer.
Going …. Going …. Gone.
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Ed Sheeran will release an EDM track with producer Martin Garrix.
Be careful what you wish for, says Kelly Brook. "And honestly, what you shouldn't ever wish for is a telephone call from Simon Cowell."
Ireland today: A mostly cloudy but largely dry day with nothing more than the odd isolated ...more weather
Novak Djokovic had his first uncomfortable moments of the US Open but retained his status as the Mr Consistent of the grand slams.
European captain Paul McGinley was set to name his Ryder Cup wild cards later today, with two former world number ones anxiously awaiting his decision.
Manchester United have completed the signing of Monaco striker Radamel Falcao on a on-year loan deal with an option to make the switch permanent.
Arsenal have announced the signing of England international forward Danny Welbeck from Barclays Premier League rivals Manchester United for an undisclosed fee.