A Clare man is one of more than 1,000 people looking to get a job in the Antarctic next winter.
School managers will hear from the Department of Education today on plans for Junior Cert reform.
A ban on so-called "happy hours" for sunbed use comes into effect today.
Pat Magner was getting stuck into the dinner when the protestors started banging on the restaurant window.
A large-scale military operation to recapture Saddam Hussein’s home town from the Islamic State extremist group has begun, Iraq’s state TV says.
US secretary of state John Kerry has attempted to defuse tension with Israel on the eve of Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to Congress, where he will spell out his opposition to any deal with a still-nuclear armed Iran.
North Korea has fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea and warned of “merciless strikes” against its enemies as Seoul and Washington launched annual military drills Pyongyang claims are preparation for a northward invasion.
The British graduate unmasked in reports as the Islamic State (IS) executioner known as Jihadi John was a model employee, “calm and decent” and “very good with people”, his former boss has said.
Thankfully it all ends well but it's a tough watch.
Yes. Yes he was.
But did you enjoy it Nanny? Yeah we had a great laugh.
Coca-Cola have a big fan in Co Cork.
Sam Smith is set to become a Hollywood star.
EastEnders star Danny Dyer is set to marry his long-term girlfriend after she proposed to him on Valentine’s Day.
The Australian actor has said he can empathise with his big screen alter-ego’s feelings about artificial intelligence.
There’s something beautiful about art inspiring science like this.
Ireland today: Cold and unsettled with wintry showers, these most frequent in western areas ...more weather
Chelsea gained revenge for that 5-3 defeat in January – here’s how it played out.
Stuart Lancaster refused to concede defeat in England's pursuit of the RBS 6 Nations title despite their chastening 19-9 collapse to Ireland in Dublin.
Paul O'Connell believes Ireland could be building the best Test side of his lengthy career as Joe Schmidt's men start to home in on an RBS 6 Nations Grand Slam.
Connacht 53 Benetton Treviso 5
Connacht gave their bid to finish in the top half of the Guinness PRO12 a big lift with an impressive 53-5 bonus-point win over Benetton Treviso.