A Laois man who raped and sexually assaulted his step-daughter over an eight-year period has today received a 12-year prison sentence.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny said today that he has "every confidence" in the chief executive of Irish Water.
Dentists have described the closure of a dental clinic at St James' Hospital, without putting alternatives in place, as a disgrace.
A legal action to potentially jail nine water protesters who are allegedly obstructing the installation of meters in North Dublin has been put back until next month.
Tests on two experimental Ebola vaccines should produce data soon and could lead to larger medical trials in West Africa by January, a top World Health Organisation official has said.
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Reeva Steenkamp's mother has said she feels justice has been served after Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to five years in jail for killing her daughter.
Disgraced DJ Dave Lee Travis's three-month suspended sentence for indecent assault was "neither wrong in principle nor unduly lenient", the Attorney General has found.
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A healthy baby bottlenose dolphin has been born at SeaWorld in San Diego.
Just in time for October 21, 2015.
The Ambassador of Argentina has demanded an apology from the BBC over the Top Gear filming furore in the country,
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Alex Ferguson insists it is “nonsense” to suggest the correct processes were not followed prior to the ill-fated appointment of David Moyes as his Manchester United successor.
Sunderland’s shell-shocked players have offered to refund the cost of supporters’ tickets for their 8-0 Barclays Premier League humiliation at Southampton.
Ulster star Andrew Trimble suffered significant ligament damage to a toe during the PRO12 game against Glasgow Warriors, it was revealed today.
Oscar Pistorius will be ineligible to compete during his five-year prison sentence, the International Paralympic Committee has said.