The High Court is due to hear a case next Tuesday in relation to the clinically dead woman who is on life support for the sake of her baby.
The Dáil has passed laws to ban smoking in cars where children are present.
Two suspected dissident republicans have appeared in court in Northern Ireland charged with terrorism offences.
Minister Richard Bruton says more than 27,500 jobs have been created this year.
It has been reported more than 100 women and children have been kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram gunmen in Nigeria.
A school has been placed in emergency lockdown after reports a gunman fired shots at school workmen, police have said.
A man faked a heart attack inside a Wal-Mart store in Florida so his friend could steal toys, according to authorities.
Pope Francis has praised the “small steps” of diplomacy and peacemaking that brought about the rapprochement between the US and Cuba.
This one is guaranteed to make you smile. And cry.
Dads are great, but among the most important duties they have in life is the opening of really hard jars. And that was put to the test this week in Masterchef.
It's a fascinating - if depressing - look at the political scandals over the last few years.
Passengers on the Aer Lingus flight from Brussels to Dublin were treated to a beautiful performance 'Silent Night' and 'Oh Holy Night'.
Instead of refreshing Reddit every 10 minutes looking for new plot leaks, why not be more productive this year?
EastEnders actor Shane Richie speaks out about Alfie and Kat Moon’s exit from Albert Square.
Coronation Street actress Paula Lane has talked about Kylie Platt’s marriage disintegrating on the ITV soap.
Troubled child star Amanda Bynes has declared she is Britney Spears on Twitter.
Ireland today: A rather cloudy day with persistent rain in all areas, heavy at times, especially ...more weather
Their eyes met across a crowded stadium.
Everton forward Kevin Mirallas has not sustained significant damage to his right ankle and is likely to be available within a couple of weeks according to manager Roberto Martinez.
The GAA have released their list of the five best points in the Senior Hurling Championship this year and there are some absolute beauties on it.
Jamie Redknapp better watch his back - Graeme Souness is not happy about the draw he made last night.