New research shows three-year-olds who are cared for by relatives have better language skills than those in crèches.
The Taoiseach said any proposals from the Greek government aimed at securing a third bailout must make "economic sense".
The plight of the nation's post offices is being highlighted by a group of candidates running in the next general election.
Alcohol use during pregnancy is “prevalent and socially pervasive” in Ireland and the UK, health experts have warned after carrying out a large-scale study.
A migrant has died on a freight shuttle trying to reach Britain, Channel Tunnel operator Eurotunnel said.
Cross-Channel travellers faced another round of disruption in their journeys on the Channel Tunnel after migrants invaded the Eurotunnel terminal in France.
It’s 10 years tomorrow that London was the target of a terrorist attack that killed 52 people and injured more than 700.
There were no immediate details on their identities.
"I would marry you like a shot if you were a slip of a girl."
Hilary Clinton left the most ’Liked’ comment on a heartbreaking Humans of New York photo that went viral last weekend, offering advice to a young boy who worried about his future because he is gay.
Your arms will be aching after just watching this video.
The Tumbler campaign reminds us that surgeons, philosophers and CEOs can in fact be women.
The actress - who is best known for her role as Cindy Mancini in the 1987 comedy film 'Can't Buy Me Love' opposite Patrick Dempsey - passed away at her home in Colorado on Sunday.
The Ocean’s Eleven producer has died, drawing tributes from stars including George Clooney.
Jerry Weintraub, the dynamic producer and manager who pushed the career of John Denver and produced such hit movies as Nashville and Ocean’s Eleven, has died. He was 77.
Elsa is once again a member of the top 500 most popular baby names in the United States after 97 years. And it can all be traced back to Frozen's release.
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Andy Murray believes Australian bad boy Nick Kyrgios should be cut some slack while he matures and learns to handle his emotions on the court.
The Open Championship is likely to be without its star attraction next week as world number one Rory McIlroy nurses a serious ankle injury.
The head of FIFA’s inspection team for the bids for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups will appeal against a seven-year ban from football after it was revealed he asked for favours from Qatar.
Barcelona have signed Turkey captain Arda Turan on a five-year contract from Atletico Madrid for an initial fee of €34m (£24.1m).