An ex-Anglo Irish Bank official jailed for conspiring to conceal bank accounts from the Revenue Commissioners has been refused bail pending the outcome of his appeal in January.
A 53-year-old man has been arrested in Sligo after a major drugs and cash find.
A crude explosive device has been found in east Belfast.
A 22-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the murder of Kevin Molloy in Dublin earlier this year.
German chancellor Angela Merkel and French president Francois Hollande have urged European politicians to pull together amid multiple crises in a highly unusual bid to heal divisions within the European Union caused by the influx of refugees, debt crises and encroaching nationalist sentiment.
Workers who operate security scanners at Stansted Airport are to take fresh strike action in a row over pay.
Women are unable to do some jobs that men can do because they are too sensitive to cope with failure according to one female entrepreneur.
Russian president Vladimir Putin has spent his 63rd birthday on the ice, playing hockey with NHL stars against Russian officials and tycoons.
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The eBible Fellowship reckon they’ve got the biblical maths right this time. Prepare for Armageddon.
Meet ex-Garda Joe Connolly. He moved to Australia to work as a police officer, but he had to leave his best friend, Riggs, at home in Tallaght.
The 25-year-old, also known as Zoella, currently has over 9 million subscribers, a range a beauty products, two books and her own waxwork in Madame Tussauds - as you do.
The Boyhood actor and his wife Ryan are to run the New York marathon for charity.
The BBC’s economics editor is jumping channels to ITV, where he will join ITV News At Ten and host his own show.
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Carlo Ancelotti expects Chelsea to keep faith in manager Jose Mourinho and has ruled out returning to work this season.
Martin O’Neill admits he would settle for a Euro 2016 play-off place now as he prepares to send his Republic of Ireland team into battle with Germany and Poland.
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Forwards coach Easterby has warned Ireland to shut down power-runner Picamoles at source, admitting the Toulouse number eight will pose a significant threat at the Millennium Stadium.