Mairia Cahill's been nominated to contest the Seanad bye-election for the Labour Party.
An grenade used as long ago as the War of Independence has been made safe in Aughrim, Co Galway this afternoon.
A business jet was forced to return to Dublin Airport this afternoon after reporting a problem over the Atlantic.
A search is underway in the Ballytrust area of Co Cavan after two men eluded gardaí in the area this morning.
The international charity Doctors Without Borders said at least 16 people including nine local staffers were killed when its clinic came under "sustained bombing" in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz.
The Vatican has fired a monsignor who came out as gay on the eve of a big meeting of the world’s bishops to discuss church outreach to gays, divorcees and more traditional Catholic families.
Two people have died after a light aircraft crashed in a field.
Multiple bombs detonated in two locations of the Nigerian capital, Abuja, have killed at least 15 people, officials said.
Worth a shot, eh?
We’ve been getting so many James Bond surprises in the last few weeks it’s been hard to keep up, but we think this is one of the biggest yet…
If your sketchbook is brimming with doodles, you will totally relate to these.
Things just got serious on the dating app.
The actress is reprising her role of Detective Sergeant Lizzie Maddox in the hit ITV detective series.
Goodbye Shrimpy, hello Fatboy. Does Donna have a thing for men with terrible nicknames?
Singer Theo Hutchcraft and multi-instrumentalist Adam Anderson are about to release new music which reflects their massive success.
The bubbly star of reality shows like The X Factor, I’m A Celebrity and The Jump – who was recently dumped by Jackass daredevil Steve-O – is weary of being portrayed as a loser in love.
Ireland today: A largely dry start but with extensive mist and low cloud across the country. ...more weather
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Chelsea capitulated and were booed off as Southampton won at Stamford Bridge for the first time in almost 14 years to leave Jose Mourinho contemplating a fourth loss from eight Premier League games this season.
Connacht beat Cardiff Blues for only the second time in 12 meetings as they won a Guinness PRO12 thriller 33-24 at the Sportsground.