An IRA prison escapee pardoned by Margaret Thatcher’s government has said she was a pragmatist whose ministers made small concessions as part of dealings with Ireland.
20,000 American visitors are in Dublin this weekend for a major football game.
The Defence Minister Simon Coveney has said all of Ireland's troops stationed in the Golan Heights region on the Syrian-Israeli border are safe.
The world famous Lisdoonvarna matchmaking festival kicks off in Co Clare today.
The past week has seen the highest increase of Ebola cases since the outbreak in west Africa began, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said today.
European Union (EU) foreign ministers were today set to consider adopting a tougher stance on the Ukraine crisis amid increasing calls to beef up economic sanctions against Russia.
Pakistan’s prime minister has denied asking the country’s military chief to mediate with opposition leaders and protesters who have camped outside parliament in Islamabad for two weeks, demanding his resignation over alleged voting fraud.
The civil war in Syria has forced a record three million people out of the country and more than a million fled in the past year, the UN refugee agency says.
Redditor galwayreddit has noticed something familiar in the hands of Groundskeeper Willie in an old episode of The Simpsons.
A - B - C … Always. Buy. Camping!
GloHealth has launched a new range of health insurance plans to offer a real alternative to customers looking for better value.
America’s answer to Bruce Forsyth, Bob Barker has recreated that Happy Gilmore scene.
So you’re all packed for Electric Picnic then? Well, no, you’re not…
Communications watchdog Ofcom could launch an investigation into The Great British Bake Off’s “bin-cident” row after viewers complained about the alleged sabotage of contestant Iain Watters’ Baked Alaska.
Yes! Its that time of year again, X Factor starts back this Saturday at 8:30pm on TV3.
Madonna has slammed Lady Gaga in her leaked lyrics.
Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has boasted that one of her acts will win 'The X Factor'.
Ireland today: It is going to be another unsettled day with heavy showers or bursts of rain ...more weather
Harry Redknapp is ready to sign a contact extension at QPR in the coming days as he once again insisted he will keep the Hoops in the Barclays Premier League this season.
Barcelona midfielder Javier Mascherano believes Manchester United have secured the services of one of the top 10 players in the world after signing Angel di Maria this week.
Xabi Alonso is poised to complete his move to Bayern Munich after Real Madrid confirmed on Friday an agreement had been struck between the two clubs for the former Spain international.
Hull’s name will be absent from Friday’s Europa League group stage draw after the away goals rule ended their first foray in the competition prematurely.