Power has been restored to several thousand properties around the country this evening.
One of the leaders of the social democrats party says the Government needs to do more to protect the environment.
The North's pork farmers could soon be exporting to China, the Agriculture Minister has said.
Over 450 deaths were officially recorded as suicide last year but the true figure could be even higher, according to a crisis support group.
Flanked by Vatican bodyguards in flak jackets and machine-gun-toting UN peacekeepers, Pope Francis plunged Sunday into conflict-wracked Central African Republic and urged the country’s Christian and Muslim factions to lay down their weapons and instead arm themselves with peace and forgiveness.
More than 200 people have been arrested at Climate Change protests in Paris described as 'scandalous' by President Hollande.
Police say he stormed the Colorado Springs clinic on Friday, killing three people, including a police officer, before he surrendered.
Police have released footage of a man trying to set alight a jerry can full of petrol before hurling it into a mosque in an attack detectives have called an “Islamophobic hate crime”.
A 30lb dog rescued from a storm drain in the US state of Maryland had been missing for over a year, officials said.
We take a look at 24 advent calendars for 2015 – but don’t expect to find any chocolate.
“Be the change you want to see” is the mantra of the Cork Old-town District Action Committee, a voluntary group of young professionals with a passion for their city.
The Late Late Toy Show was watched by hundreds of thousands of viewers last night.
The celebrity star is the second contestant to leave the competition.
He’s not called the World’s Strongest Viking for nothing.
The Dragon was dunked into a pool of water in the extreme challenge.
These 4th Impact fans are not coping well at all.
Ireland today: A windy day. Locally heavy rain will affect many areas this morning. As the ...more weather
LATEST UPDATE: Gardaí at Pearse St station have confirmed that singer Sinead O'Connor has been located "safe and sound" and is receiving medical assistance.
A Mississippi waitress was shot and killed by a customer after she asked him not to smoke.
Sinead O’Connor has announced that she is quitting the music industry.
Bob Geldof has described the painful moment he had to tell his children that their mother, Paula Yates, had died.
A man is in a serious condition in hospital after falling from scaffolding in Dublin city centre this afternoon.
Met Éireann says we should be prepared for severe winds around the country overnight.
The Corrs have opened up on the reason they called it quits with Sharon admitting the foursome had to “get their lives on track”.
Thousands of homes have been left without power as Storm Clodagh crosses the country.
Now he’s champion, you’re going to need to get to know him a bit better.
Here’s everything you need to know as the Formula One season comes to a close.
Murray pulled off arguably the most impressive feat of his career.