Louth TD Seamus Kirk has announced that he will not be standing as a candidate in the next general election.
€20m of damaged bank notes, some ruined by washing machines and microwaves, has been replaced by authorities since the start of last year.
The Tánaiste Joan Burton has lashed out at the high cost of funerals.
The Dáil's Technical Group is to write to the Ceann Comhairle asking him not to allow four ex-Fine Gael TDs to join it.
The arrest of a Russian telecoms and oil tycoon has sent shockwaves through the country’s business community, with some fearing a return to the dark days of a decade ago, when the Kremlin asserted its power by imprisoning the country’s then-richest man and expropriating his companies.
Saudi Arabia’s highest body of religious scholars has issued a religious ruling calling terrorism a “heinous crime” and saying perpetrators including Islamic State (IS) militants deserve punishment according to Islamic law.
Pope Francis has signed off on Sri Lanka’s first saint, bending Vatican rules to bypass confirmation of a miracle.
King Carl XVI Gustaf was involved in a car crash on his way to an airport in Stockholm but was unhurt, Sweden’s royal palace has said.
Zero green screen!
In fairness, it seems like he was acting the maggot.
Winter is on its way, with days that are slow to brighten and dusk falling earlier, so it’s time to get out the box sets and the duvet and put the runners in storage until Spring, right?
Take a break from your hard day's work and watch this sunshine-filled birds-eye view of the West Cork coast.
Man's best friend saves drowning child is not a new story, as rescue dogs are among the best tools we've got in a crisis.
"My heart is in Donegal"
Katie Price has said she wants more kids and is considering using a surrogate.
Ellie Goulding is to perform at Prince Harry's 30th birthday bash.
Check out our spoiler-free guide to the best TV to watch tonight.
Ireland today: Mist, fog and low cloud will generally thin and break to give sunny spells across ...more weather
Paul Merson was so upset by Arsenal’s poor performance last night he had to invent a new word to describe them.
Cricket Ireland have agreed a multi-million euro sponsorship deal for the naming rights for the National Cricket Academy.
Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson admits the Champions League will be a learning curve for most of the players this season but he is confident they will adapt quickly.
Tipperary have a number of injury concerns ahead of the All Ireland replay against Kilkenny on Saturday week .