The Court of Appeal has reserved judgment on whether Joe O'Reilly can apply to have his conviction for murdering his wife declared a miscarriage of justice.
Visiting restrictions due to a flu outbreak at Tallaght Hospital in Dublin, have been maintained following a review.
A former Garda inspector pushed for a harassment case against Ian Bailey despite concerns it would be difficult to prosecute, he has told a court.
A man is being questioned by Gardaí in Dublin in connection with the murder of Dean Johnson in Clondalkin in August 2013.
A woman who threw a football boot at Hillary Clinton during a speech the former US secretary of state made in Las Vegas last April has been sentenced to one year of federal supervision in her home state of Arizona.
A former Royal Marine has become the first Briton to be killed while fighting against Islamic State in Syria, according to reports.
And its bizarre appearance helps it catch its prey.
To mark World Wildlife Day, we look at successful initiatives that have turned around the bleak future of these species (with some cute photos too).
'I wouldn't present both sides if a group of people decided that pancakes make you gay. They don't.'
It's called 'Spocking', in tribute to the late Leonard Nimoy.
This lad came up with a genius idea in an attempt to impress bosses at Snapchat when applying for a job.
We’ll give you a clue – he didn’t react well.
The Comic Relief Bake Off contestant has confessed she hasn’t turned on her oven for three years – so she stores her footwear in it.
Victoria revealed what happens when you lock a model in a flat with her new AW15 range and some mysteriously appearing flowers.
The family-run Suffolk department store came complete with a buyer who doesn’t “buy to sell”. He just wants customers to go “wow”.
Ireland today: A cold, showery and windy day. There will be snow showers at first, but these ...more weather
Hull 1 Sunderland 1
Steve Bruce and Gus Poyet were involved in a furious touchline exchange as relegation rivals Hull and Sunderland drew a bitter encounter 1-1.
Southampton 1 Crystal Palace 0
Sadio Mane gave Southampton’s top-four ambitions a timely shot in the arm, ending their 387-minute wait for a goal as they secured a late – and potentially season-defining – win against Crystal Palace.
Aston Villa 2 West Brom 1
Christian Benteke’s last-gasp penalty clinched a crucial 2-1 win for Aston Villa over West Brom as they escaped the relegation zone.
Pascal Pape’s RBS 6 Nations career has ended in acrimony after the France lock lost his appeal against a 10-week ban for kneeing Ireland’s Jamie Heaslip in the back.