Irish peacekeeping troops based in the Golan Heights, have been deployed to an area on the Syrian-Israeli border, where 43 UN peacekeepers were kidnapped earlier today.
Confusion over funding levels has contributed to tens of millions of euro set aside for storm damage repairs remaining unspent.
Two Irish scientists have been dispatched to Iceland to analyse the Bardarbunga volcano after an eruption sparked a red alert aviation warning.
The Labour Relations Commission has invited all sides in the Irish Rail dispute to exploratory talks.
The battery on the feeding system of a five-year-old boy with a brain tumour who was taken from hospital by his parents without consent is “now likely to have expired”, police in England have said.
Hopes of a breakthrough in the fight against Ebola have been raised by the 100% successful treatment of monkeys with the deadly disease.
Several European Union (EU) foreign ministers today accused Russia of invading eastern Ukraine and said Moscow should be punished with more sanctions.
David Cameron has announced new laws to crack down on terror suspects as he warned that extremism in Iraq and Syria poses a greater danger to Britain than al-Qaida.
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Drake and Chris Brown are being monitored by police.
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Chelsea and AC Milan have agreed terms for the two-year loan deal of striker Fernando Torres to the Italian club, the Blues have announced.
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Louis van Gaal has vowed to win the Premier League next season, and then lift the Champions League as part of an ambitious three-year plan at Manchester United.
Daniel Crowley gave the West Brom keeper absolutely no chance with this strike during their U21 league game yesterday.