Three people remain in Garda custody following drugs seizures in Dublin yesterday.
It is reported the Cabinet will move to address concerns over imprisoning people for the non payment of debt.
A US judge has agreed to let an Irish nanny accused of killing a one-year-old Massachusetts girl go free on bail while authorities review medical evidence ahead of her trial.
A murder trial has heard that a homeless man found on fire in a Dublin park had almost €150,000 in funds just weeks before his body was found ablaze.
One of the most keenly-contested British General Election campaigns in decades enters its final full day with politicians engaged in desperate eleventh-hour efforts to seize a decisive advantage.
Europe is heading for an unprecedented explosion in rates of obesity and excess weight – with the Republic of Ireland at the forefront of the trend, say researchers.
WHO is warning us about the “enormous proportions” of obesity crisis in the future.
Ukip has suspended a UK General Election candidate for ``abhorrent'' abuse about a rival - including racial slurs and a threat to shoot him should he ever become prime minister.
It's not quite as bad as smashing King Tut's face, we suppose.
"Will you marry my dad?"
Does it count as streaking if you're wearing speedos in a swimming pool?
The creeptastic clown Pennywise from Stephen King's It has been cast, and its an unusual choice in young lad Will Poulter
The stars have really turned out to show their support for the Labour leader and his policies.
Indiana Jones, the enduring raider of tombs, will return to screens again in the not so distant future, it has been confimed
Scientists scoured through decades of hit tunes to uncover what exactly it was that led a monumental musical evolution.
Ireland today: It will be an unsettled and windy day with plenty of cloud and showery outbreaks ...more weather
Juventus 2 Real Madrid 1
Cristiano Ronaldo scored the 76th goal of his UEFA Champions League career to nudge ahead of Lionel Messi in the all-time standings but it was not enough to save Real Madrid from defeat in Turin.
The relegation dogfight is reaching its bloody conclusion – so who’s heading down to the Championship?
Manny Pacquiao will undergo surgery on a shoulder injury this week and could be out of action for up to a year following his unanimous points defeat by Floyd Mayweather, according to reports in the United States.
A few facts about the man who’s just been crowned the new World Champion of snooker.