Gerry Adams has appeared to suggest that jurors could be put into witness protection under Sinn Fein’s proposals to abolish the Special Criminal Court.
Labour will ring-fence €1bn to replace Ireland's public bus fleet, set up a new bike to school scheme and retrofit almost a quarter of a million homes to bring down energy costs in a bid to promote the green economy in the next government.
The Green Party has said the GSOC should investigate the actions of the Garda Public Order Unit during disturbances in central Dublin yesterday.
Fianna Fáil has said the Government has to take some of the blame for the assassination of a man in Dublin on Friday.
A Former Fianna Fáil Minister has claimed a hung Dáil would be good for democracy.
Labour have launched their green economy plan - promising to create a €1bn green infrastructure fund.
The UN Security Council is holding an emergency meeting after North Korea fired what it said was a satellite into space.
The British Prime Minister has called for a review of the way the prison system treats pregnant women, after figures showed 100 babies spent time behind bars in the UK last year.
The Afghan government expects to hold direct talks with representatives of the Taliban by the end of this month, an official has said.
An emergency session of the UN Security Council has been called in response to the launch, at the request of the US and Japan.
The United Arab Emirates has said it is ready to send ground troops to Syria as part of an international coalition to defeat so-called Islamic State extremists.
More than 3,000 pregnant women in Colombia have the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which is linked to birth defects.
There is something about five-month-old rare tiger cubs to bring a smile to your face and here are two of them.
These canines are amusingly photogenic.
The mayor of Los Angeles has come up with novel way of warning residents about a major traffic closure this weekend - he sang a slow jam.
There is a fella in Britain selling jars of air for £80 a pop to the Chinese.
Charlene McKenna has admitted that she’s terrible at being in love.
He said that while he used to fight competitors in the ring, now he is in “a whole different kind of battle – against my bipolar”.
Jeremy McConnell and Stephanie Davis had a massive argument just hours after the Celebrity Big Brother finale.
The 23-year-old left Albert Square to have a baby in real life.
Twitter’s CEO has since addressed the #RIPTwitter hashtag.
Transport bosses in London are in “active discussions” with Google to encourage it to extend its pilot scheme to the capital.
Ratings agency Fitch has upgraded Ireland's credit rating to A from A minus, saying the economy is growing at a "brisk pace".
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One member of The Late Late Show audience got more than she bargained for last night when Ryan Tubridy gave her a roasting live on national television.
Two small planes have collided in mid-air, off the coast of Los Angeles.
A woman has died in a road accident in Co Meath.
Gardaí say they are aware of speculation about a retaliatory attack after 32-year-old David Byrne was shot in a Dublin hotel yesterday.
Detectives believe that at least six men, including some who were dressed in women’s clothes and Swat team uniforms, were involved in a deadly shooting at a boxing weigh-in in Dublin.
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LATEST: Gardaí believe that at least four people were involved in today's shooting at the Regency Hotel in Dublin.
An 11-year-old girl has told police in England how she fought off a man who grabbed her and tried to take her to his van.
Is this unlikely friendship to most interesting thing to emerge from Arsenal’s win at Bournemouth?
Fermanagh scored their first NFL Division Two victory, a heroic 0-10 to 0-6 result against Meath at Brewster Park.
Tiernan McCann’s first-half strike was the difference at Pearse Stadium as Tyrone withstood a late Galway fightback to make it back-to-back wins in Division 2 of the Allianz league.
The footballers of Roscommon sprung a major upset this afternoon in Fitzgerald Stadium when scoring their first win over Kerry in 15 years.