Irish peacekeeping troops based in the Golan Heights, have been deployed to an area on the Syrian-Israeli border, where 43 UN peacekeepers were kidnapped earlier today.
The Labour Relations Commission has invited all sides in the Irish Rail dispute to exploratory talks.
The Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association is calling on the Taoiseach Enda Kenny to take part in the ice bucket challenge.
A Dublin city councillor says he will continue to support Greyhound workers in an ongoing row with the company over pay cuts.
Hopes of a breakthrough in the fight against Ebola have been raised by the 100% successful treatment of monkeys with the deadly disease.
Several European Union (EU) foreign ministers today accused Russia of invading eastern Ukraine and said Moscow should be punished with more sanctions.
David Cameron has announced new laws to crack down on terror suspects as he warned that extremism in Iraq and Syria poses a greater danger to Britain than al-Qaida.
Rescuers are working to reach at least 25 miners trapped in a gold mine landslide in northern Nicaragua.
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This happy roofer can’t help but shake his booty to the music.
No matter how old you are, nobody - except, perhaps some frazzled mums and dads – really looks forward to the end of the holidays.
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Rufus Wainwright thinks he'd be more successful if he wasn't open about his sexuality.
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Drake and Chris Brown are being monitored by police.
And not just because she pranks Justin Timberlake.
Ireland today: It is going to be another unsettled day with heavy showers or bursts of rain ...more weather
All the team news from around the grounds ahead of Week 3 in the Premier League - more to follow as it comes in.
Louis van Gaal has vowed to win the Premier League next season, and then lift the Champions League as part of an ambitious three-year plan at Manchester United.
Daniel Crowley gave the West Brom keeper absolutely no chance with this strike during their U21 league game yesterday.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has stressed the club have not and will not become “the Mario Balotelli show”.