Sixteen projects have been added to the Government's school building plan for next year.
The High Court is due to hear a case next Tuesday in relation to the clinically dead woman who is on life support for the sake of her baby.
The Dáil has passed laws to ban smoking in cars where children are present.
Two suspected dissident republicans have appeared in court in Northern Ireland charged with terrorism offences.
Dutch government officials have acknowledged the country’s secret service sometimes taps the communications of lawyers who represent terrorism suspects.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of firearms offences after reports that a gunman fired shots at school workmen in England.
It has been reported more than 100 women and children have been kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram gunmen in Nigeria.
A school has been placed in emergency lockdown after reports a gunman fired shots at school workmen, police have said.
Dads are great, but among the most important duties they have in life is the opening of really hard jars. And that was put to the test this week in Masterchef.
It's a fascinating - if depressing - look at the political scandals over the last few years.
Passengers on the Aer Lingus flight from Brussels to Dublin were treated to a beautiful performance 'Silent Night' and 'Oh Holy Night'.
Alright boi? Heads or tails?
Spencer Matthews failed to impress his Made In Chelsea co-stars with his work out movies.
Sam Smith is the only person to have sold one million albums on both sides of the Atlantic this year.
Instead of refreshing Reddit every 10 minutes looking for new plot leaks, why not be more productive this year?
EastEnders actor Shane Richie speaks out about Alfie and Kat Moon’s exit from Albert Square.
Ireland today: A rather cloudy day with persistent rain in all areas, heavy at times, especially ...more weather
Matt O’Connor has made seven changes to his starting 15 for Friday night’s PRO12 clash against Connacht in the RDS.
A series of largely unseen photographs visualise the impact football had on the morale of troops from Allied forces during the First World War.
The boxer was left with a fractured skull and broken ankle after pursuing two men who broke into his neighbour’s house.
Their eyes met across a crowded stadium.