A police patrol was shot at in Belfast last night – the second night in a row officers have come under fire in the city.
Gardaí have confirmed that the body of a 51-year-old man has been recovered from a farm in Co Cavan.
Gardaí in Dublin have today renewed their appeal for any assistance in locating missing teenager Leon Quirke.
Irish people are paying their respects to Mandela today as a number of Books of Condolence open across the country.
A mural stencilled on the side of a Hollywood petrol station five years ago by British street artist Banksy has fetched $209,000 (€249,770) at a Beverly Hills auction.
Thousands of Christians have fled to a Central African Republic airport guarded by French soldiers, seeking refuge from mostly Muslim ex-rebels who rule the country.
Inspectors from the UN nuclear agency have arrived in Tehran to visit a nuclear facility that has long been off-limits to outside experts, an Iranian news agency has said.
South Africa is preparing for the arrival of a flood of world leaders for the funeral and memorial services for former president Nelson Mandela.
Rudi got a very big shock when he arrived back from his holidays in Canada.
Well, it's one way of using up your time on the bog.
We think Sinn Féin's Aengus O'Snodaigh needs to keep up with what's happening.
The 'Anchorman 2' PR machine keeps on rolling.
Rita Ora has been working with Prince for her new album.
The was a surprise choice from the public to leave 'I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!' last night as another contestant was be voted out of the jungle.
Jay Z easily led this year's Grammy Award nominations today with nine nods.
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Repubic of Ireland defender Richard Keogh put the icing on the cake for Derby as they cruised to victory at the renamed iPro Stadium this afternoon.
A minute's applause will take place at all football matches in the Premier League, Football League and FA Cup this weekend to mark the passing of Nelson Mandela.
Robin van Persie has returned to the Manchester United starting line-up as David Moyes desperately tried to find the winning formula against Newcastle.
Tiger Woods stormed into the lead at his own Northwestern Mutual World Challenge tournament as a 10-under par second round of 62 put him two clear of overnight leader Zach Johnson.