The government is being called on to push ahead with legislation to protect up to 10,000 vulnerable mortgage holders, whose loans have been sold off to unregulated third parties.
It has emerged that the man who's body parts were found at a recycling plant in Ballyfermot is most likely a foreign national.
Gardaí are investigating an early morning petrol bomb attack at a courthouse in Co Clare.
Second round CAO offers are available to view online from now.
Rotherham’s former director of children’s services has issued an apology to children abused in the town and said she wished staff “could have done more” to help them.
A fire broke out after an explosion at a BP refinery in Indiana, which rattled nearby homes.
The search area for the missing Malaysian airliner in the southern Indian Ocean has been refined, based on the latest analysis.
The FBI is working with the Secret Service to determine the extent of cyber attacks against several US financial institutions.
This is waaaay too close for comfort.
Are you getting sick of them yet? This one's pretty cool anyway.
No matter how old you are, nobody - except, perhaps some frazzled mums and dads – really looks forward to the end of the holidays.
He’s a confident man.
12-year-old TJ Guerrero is an enterprising young man and he set up a lemonade stand outside his home to make some extra pocket money for himself.
Sarah-Jane Crawford has revealed that Caroline Flack will appear on this year's 'Strictly Come Dancing'.
Charlie Hunnam will play King Arthur.
Chris Martin is "sweeping" Jennifer Lawrence "off her feet."
Irish actor Chris O'Dowd and wife Dawn O'Porter are expecting their first child.
Ireland today: An increasingly windy day across much of Ireland.more weather
Hull have turned to Palermo forward Abel Hernandez to plug the gap left by Shane Long’s move to Southampton.
Maria Sharapova survived an attritional battle against Romania’s Alexandra Dulgheru to reach the third round of the US Open but Agnieszka Radwanska became the first major casualty.
Jonny Evans will look back with pride on his first game as Manchester United captain – despite the humiliating result.
Manchester United's conquerors the MK Dons were handed a favourable draw in the third round of the Capital One Cup with a home tie against fellow League One side Bradford.