The first of more than 40 events to mark the Easter Rising has taken place with the commemoration 100 years to the day of the funeral of revolutionary Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa.
It has been reported this morning that a former Town Councillor for Dungarvan has moved to appeal his conviction for receiving corrupt payments from a property developer.
The Road Safety Authority says as many as one in five fatalities on the roads are caused by driver fatigue.
President Michael D Higgins will lead the state commemoration of the funeral of Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa this morning.
The new leader of the Afghan Taliban has called for unity among his fighters, promising to continue insurgency in his first message.
Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has used his own network to announce he and his wife are expecting a baby.
American news channel NBC is reporting that a firefighter has died battling a wildfire in California.
Rocker Ted Nugent has defended a dentist who killed a protected lion in Zimbabwe, as the country seeks his extradition from the US.
Gemma Colley was shocked to see her spray tan had transferred onto her baby’s face while he was breast feeding, and shared a photo on Facebook.
clue: A fashion photographer invented it and all the celebs are doing it.
It might even make you cry.
*taps hands* Nailed it.
Declan Donnelly will get married today.
The Indiependence Festival is into the second day of its 10th edition where the 8,000 capacity all-ticket affair plays across multiple stages on the outskirts of Mitchelstown, Co Cork.
Zayn Malik loves One Direction's new song.
Dolly Parton wants the upcoming TV movie about her life growing up poor in Appalachia to show viewers the kind of family she thinks is missing on television today.
Ireland today: Sunny spells and a few showers this morning, mainly in the north-west. Largely ...more weather
Northern Ireland’s Michael Hoey cruised into the quarter-finals of the inaugural Saltire Energy Paul Lawrie Matchplay today.
We’re not saying the Premier League is predictable, but…
Robbie McNamara remains keen to start up a training career from the middle of next year as he continues to recover from serious injuries suffered in a fall at Wexford in April.
Manchester United have unveiled their new adidas home kit and it is reminiscent of their shirts of the 1980s.