A woman and a man are recovering and a second man is in custody following an alleged assault and carjacking incident in Longford, gardaí said.
Authorities are taking a big risk with children’s health if they introduce fluoride-free water, one of the country’s most senior dentists has claimed.
Post-primary schools in Ireland have been urged to redouble their efforts to ensure that students get at least two hours' physical education per week.
The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA) has warned pet owners to take especial care of their animals this Halloween as they may be frightened by the noise of fireworks.
Ten Iraqi peshmerga fighters have entered Kobani, the first of a group of 150 Kurdish troops on their way into the embattled Syrian border town, activists said.
Sweden’s new government says it has recognised a Palestinian state, a move declared by the prime minister as a priority for the left-leaning minority coalition.
Protesters have surged past police lines and broken into Burkina Faso’s parliament ahead of a vote to allow the president to seek another term next year.
Israeli police have shot and killed a Palestinian man suspected of trying to kill a hard-line Jewish activist in Jerusalem, an incident that threatened to further inflame the city's already high tensions.
It is as big as a mouse with wings the size of a small bat.
This is MOtivational!
Rushing towards the bear for a photo is not the done thing!
Cheryl Fernandez-Versini will push the button on the Christmas lights in London’s Oxford Street.
Judy Murray will be influenced by Cruella De Vil for Strictly Come Dancing’s Halloween episode.
The X Factor could be switching to longer Sunday shows in 2015 for the Rugby World Cup.
Miley Cyrus left little to the imagination, when she stepped out for the amfAR gala in Los Angeles.
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Because the most important thing about any tournament is making fun of its logo.
Robin van Persie’s late strike for Manchester United on Sunday did more than deny Chelsea three points, it reinforced a growing trend Blues boss José Mourinho should be wary of.
Matt O’Connor has made eight changes to the side that beat Castres last weekend as Leinster resume their PRO12 campaign against Edinburgh in the RDS tomorrow night.
The San Francisco Giants have won the World Series after securing a 3-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals in Game Seven at Kauffman Stadium.