Police in the North have said the device found in Dungiven last night was viable and had the potential to injure or kill.
Minister with responsibility for National Drugs Strategy says he wants to see legislation for medically-supervised injection centres introduced as soon as possible.
A 25-year old accused of murdering his mother in Cork city last week has been further remanded in custody.
Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams has hauled in a sitting party TD subjected to an allegedly bullying campaign earlier this year after it emerged she has held exploratory talks about joining rival group the Independent Alliance.
US president Barack Obama has said the emerging global climate agreement must have transparency provisions and periodic reviews of carbon-cutting targets that are legally binding.
Eight skulls, thought to be human, have been found along with other bones in shallow waters off a popular beach in Spain, police said.
A US Marine has been convicted of killing a transgender woman in a hotel in the Philippines.
Science says you would.
We dare you to try and get through all of these.
The excitement was just too much for the wee man.
They say you never go anywhere until somebody visits and that can certainly be true of Ireland.
It might be the greatest Christmas video of all time.
We are not exaggerating. People have put in some real work to come up with these lyrics.
The character played by Steve Coogan said his “only slight niggle” is that he is not having his transport paid for.
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The Mission: Impossible star is thought to be playing Jakku resident Unkar Plutt in the seventh Star Wars film.
The outspoken contestant took a pop at the BBC business show, alleging finalists are chosen from the start.
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Sinead O’Connor has apparently broken ties with two of her four children, and other named individuals, after the events of this weekend where a post on her Facebook page said she had taken an overdose.
A suspected burglar who became stuck in the chimney of a California house died after the homeowner unknowingly lit a fire.
A homeless family has received a flood of offers for help after an emotional appeal on Cork radio station 96fm.
He makes someone think they’re watching their best friend get murdered.
A Meath resident stole over €132,000 from a sugar distribution firm to repay €90,000 she had taken from a previous employer to help her family, a court has heard.
Lomu's sons wore t-shirts with the falling leaf image used by the Irish Examiner in their tribute to the player.
If your grandad did this to get you round at Christmas, we’re not sure you’d forgive him.
Gardaí in Cork are investigating an assault on a pregnant woman in the city centre yesterday evening.
Just because he can, presumably.
“The truth is that I suspect it was the worst moment in FIFA’s history and that it will be living with the consequences for at least another seven years."
Is it supposed to look like a Slinky?
“They’re certainties for the Champions League spot and I think they might win the league.”