A homemade bomb has been found in a housing estate in Finglas in Dublin.
The army bomb disposal team has carried out a controlled explosion in Mallow in Cork after an historic grenade was found on a farm.
Tens of thousands of anti-water charge protestors have descended on Dublin for the first demonstration of its kind in almost six months.
Turkey has announced that its fighter jets have carried out their first airstrikes as part of the US-led coalition against the so-called Islamic State (IS) group in Syria.
A total of 38 girls and young women have been killed in a crash while travelling to a famous traditional festival in Swaziland, a rights group has claimed.
A foreign suspect has been arrested in the investigation into a deadly shrine bombing in Bangkok, according to Thai police.
Human-rights lawyer Amal Clooney has criticised the three-year sentences handed down to three Al-Jazeera English journalists.
Former Liverpool striker Ryan Babel has come under fire for an extraordinary Twiiter rant in which he advised a female soccer fan to "concentrate on growing some tits instead of speaking about football".
Inviting a supporter on stage to touch your hair is something only Donald Trump would do.
Can you get a perfect score?
"Quit messing around, Jerry. You'll drown!"
The New Orleans actor plays Eazy-E in the film about the rise and fall of rap group NWA.
Kate Moss will star in Absolutey Fabulous.
Zayn Malik is "a f***ing idiot" according to Jake Roche.
Zooey Deschanel's newborn daughter is "extremely cute."
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Here’s a clue: he wasn’t playing Xbox.
Fabricio Coloccini’s own goal handed Arsenal a hard-fought victory at Newcastle after controversial striker Aleksandar Mitrovic was sent off just 16 minutes into the game.
Ireland’s final Rugby World Cup warm-up game on home soil takes place this afternoon against Wales.
Rob Heffernan’s defence of the men’s 50m walk world title saw him finish fifth at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing.