An investigation has been launched into the shooting of one of the country's rarest birds of prey in Co Kerry.
Gardaí have arrested three men after a car failed to stop for Gardaí at a checkpoint last night.
Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has said that Fianna Fáil are aligning themselves with Sinn Féin, by considering a motion of no-confidence in the Ceann Comhairle.
Limerick City Fire and Rescue was called last night after a man in his late 30s was seen entering the River Shannon at Sarsfield bridge.
Al-Jazeera English reporter Peter Greste has left Egypt after the president approved his deportation following more than a year behind bars in a case that was widely condemned by rights groups.
The search for a man who is missing at sea after he was caught by a large wave as he reportedly spread his sister's ashes off the English coast has been called off.
A three-year-old boy in the US got hold of a handgun from his mother’s bag and fired a shot that injured both his parents.
Thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators have marched through Hong Kong's streets in the first major rally since mass protests last year.
And some of the foods may surprise you.
With the weather downright awful and the excitement of Christmas festivities a distant memory by now, many of us might just feel like hibernating during the Irish winter.
“I know I spend way too much time on Facebook, an unhealthy amount,” begins Ffion’s frank assessment.
And they’re not all things you’d instantly call “crucial” for survival in the Palaeolithic wilderness.
A Brazilian beauty pageant took a bizarre turn when the first runner-up snatched the crown off the winner of the Miss Amazonas contest, refusing to accept her loss.
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The stars of 'Coronation Street' reportedly want a public memorial service to be held for Anne Kirkbride.
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Ireland today: It is expected to be a mostly dry and fine day with variable cloud and sunny ...more weather
The Ireland coaching staff has named a 38 player squad for the first two rounds of the RBS 6 Nations Championship.
A blistering opening set Galway on their way to a 2-13 to 1-12 win over Meath in their Allianz Football League Division 2 tie today.
Dublin and Galway advanced to next Saturday’s Bord na Móna Walsh Cup Final at Croke Park (5pm), following wins over Laois and Carlow respectively this afternoon.
Kerry 0-10 Mayo 2-11
Mayo secured the result of the Allianz Football League’s opening round as they overcame understrength All-Ireland champions Kerry by 2-11 to 0-10 in Killarney.