Police are treating the sudden death of a woman in west Belfast as suspicious and have arrested a man.
Two men are due before a special sitting of Carlow District Court this evening, in connection with the discovery of a cannabis growhouse.
An investigation is underway into a fatal farming accident in Co Donegal.
A garda claimed that phone calls to and from a key witness in the Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder investigation were taped on purpose.
A Malaysian official has met with relatives of passengers who were aboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 and discussed ways of providing them with financial assistance, as an unmanned submarine continued its search for any signs of the jet.
The Malaysian government is preparing to issue death certificates for passengers who were on missing flight MH370, despite none of them being found.
One lucky citizen of the oil-rich United Arab Emirates (UAE) could soon get the chance to be rocketed into space.
Pope Francis prayed for peace in Ukraine and Syria and for an end to the terrorist attacks in Nigeria as he celebrated Easter Sunday in Rome.
A TV broadcaster in Mexico has become an internet hit with his composure under stress from an earthquake that hit the capital yesterday.
Residents in Clontarf, Dublin, woke up this morning to discover they'd been invaded - again - by a horde of vikings, 1,000 years after the last Battle of Clontarf.
The real beauty of running is its simplicity. It is a sport that requires no fancy gadgetry, no high tech training aids and which is so straightforward in terms of technique that almost anyone can have a go.
A man has been seen walking the streets of Wexford town carrying the cross today.
Kim Kardashian has reportedly gone into "extreme dieting mode" in time for her wedding.
Justin Theroux is reportedly trying to turn Jennifer Aniston into a "businesswoman".
MCD has confirmed that the Oxegen Music Festival won't go ahead this year.
Producer Butch Vig, who is reportedly working on the record with Steve Albini, claims the Foo Fighters have been experimenting with new recording techniques and it is well on its way to being completed.
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Clare manager Davy Fitzgerald felt his side came up a better team, as Tipperary booked their place in the Allianz Division 1 Hurling League final, following a seven-point win over the Banner County at the Gaelic Grounds this afternoon.
Raheem Sterling fired Liverpool five points clear at the top of the Barclays Premier League table after a thriller at Norwich.
Tipperary manager Eamon O'Shea praised his sides spirit as they booked their place in an Allianz Hurling League final against Kilkenny, after a semi-final victory over Clare this afternoon.
Tipperary 2-24 Clare 2-17
Tipperary made a big statement at the Gaelic Grounds with a seven points win over All-Ireland champions Clare to reach the NHL final.