Sinn Féin is calling for a mass mobilisation of people to protest against water charges in Dublin next month.
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Archbishop of Cashel and Emly Dermot Clifford.
Gardaí in Cork have questioned two Polish men, following the seizure of €10,000 worth of drugs during a search of a house in Ballincollig yesterday.
The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to the family of a Sligo man, whose body has been found in Sweden.
Somalia’s Islamic extremist rebels, al-Shabab, have claimed responsibility for an attack on a bus in Kenya in which 28 non-Muslims were singled out and killed.
A plague outbreak has killed 40 people on the island nation of Madagascar, with 119 people diagnosed with the bacterial disease since August.
US Secretary of State John Kerry is consulting with allies on how to overcome deep obstacles to reach a nuclear deal with Iran, three days before the deadline.
A strong earthquake has struck a lightly populated, mountainous area of western China, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
Is it Saturday morning again? Where does the time go at all?
Three years ago, Australian actor Damon Gameau gave up all sugars but has now decided to go in completely the opposite direction.
It’s Friday - the day our lovely readers share their Good News with us to be in with winning a prize.
A group of nine and ten-year -olds were asked what they didn't like about being a boy and what they said is heartbreaking.
Claudia Winkleman has urged 'Strictly Come Dancing' viewers to "bear with her" as she returns to the show.
Lady Gaga says she was "saved" by Elton John.
The Cowardly Lion costume from the classic film The Wizard Of Oz is taking the Yellow Brick Road to auction.
Jennifer Aniston thinks she has recruited Benedict Cumberbatch to star in 'Horrible Bosses 3'.
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Robbie Keane showed deadly accuracy during the week, using a moving buggy to practice his shooting.
Simon Zebo goes into this evening’s match between Ireland and Australia knowing he and his team-mates are facing some of the best players in the game.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers’ has finally admitted it may be time for a change after his persistence with Mario Balotelli as a lone striker has failed to pay off.
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