The National Bus and Rail Union says it has had no contact from the new Transport Minister, Paschal Donohoe, about this weekend's rail strike.
Drinking water restrictions which affected 3,300 customers in Co Clare have been lifted.
It is hoped a post mortem will establish whether or not a woman found in her Dublin flat last month died as a result of an assault.
A new comet which has appeared in Irish skies, should be visible to the naked eye as it passes closest to Earth this weekend.
A four-year-old boy has been killed in a mortar attack near the border with the Gaza Strip, Israeli rescue officials say.
Police in England investigating an armed raid on a bank have arrested a man.
The BBC has been accused of a “cover up” over its role in the police raid on Cliff Richard’s flat following sexual assault allegations.
The head of NATO says it has observed an "alarming" build-up of Russian ground and air forces near the Ukrainian border.
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Poor Clodagh broke her leg while being born in June.
Jessie J will release her third studio album 'Sweet Talker' on October 13.
Mariah Carey's jealousy is reportedly partly to blame for her and Nick Cannon's split.
Scarlett Johansson is blessed with superhuman strength in Lucy, Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan fall in love in the romantic comedy What If…, Mother Nature unleashes her fury in Into the Storm and Eric Bana comes face to face with dark forces in Deliver Us From Evil.
Miley Cyrus has been banned from performing in the Dominican Republic.
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Malky Mackay has apologised for the discriminatory text messages he sent during his time as manager of Cardiff.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has warned that no incoming player will be allowed to threaten the “fantastic environment” at the club as Mario Balotelli’s proposed transfer to the Merseyside outfit apparently edges ever closer.
Jack Grealish has been named in the Ireland U21 squad for their final European Championship qualifier against Germany next month.
Louis van Gaal refused to comment on Danny Welbeck’s future as speculation mounts the England striker is set to leave Manchester United.