An animal centre in Kildare has said today that it needs to raise at least €8,000 “to simply catch up”.
A leading Irish-American politician has said there is little hope of any reform of America's immigration law until at least the year 2020.
A Chinese man arrested in a cannabis growhouse in Dublin will stand trial on drug charges after the High Court ruled that he is not a victim of human trafficking.
The General Secretary of the Association of Secondary Teachers in Ireland has condemned the treatment of the Education Minister Ruairi Quinn and claims he has been bullied by members of his own organisation.
Amsterdam has won court permission to ban marijuana cafés in its famous Red Light district, stepping up a crackdown on the city’s freewheeling lifestyle.
Russia’s foreign minister has promised a firm response if its citizens or interests come under attack in Ukraine – a vow that came after Ukraine announced a renewal of its “anti-terror” campaign against those occupying buildings in its troubled east.
Female intuition can be traced to the effects of hormones in the womb, a study has shown.
A police officer unlawfully Tasered a naked man who threw a pair of underpants at him during a strip search, a court heard.
Just like when you look up rude words in the dictionary, a twitter user has gone and found some of the rudest place names.
After more than 30 years, an American woman has taken to social media to find her biological family.
The real beauty of running is its simplicity. It is a sport that requires no fancy gadgetry, no high tech training aids and which is so straightforward in terms of technique that almost anyone can have a go.
Maybe Bord Failte should employ the Irish Air Corps to promote Ireland abroad.
A spoof news website wrote a piece yesterday saying that Ryan Tubridy was found "dead inside", despite the fact the Late Late Show host is alive and well.
Chris Brown’s trial on an assault charge in Washington has been delayed for months.
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A US judge has delayed the trial of pop star Justin Bieber on charges of driving under the influence, resisting arrest and driving with an expired licence until July.
'EastEnders' star Hetti Bywater almost had a panic attack filming the scenes that were screened last night.
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Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho, his assistant Rui Faria and midfielder Ramires have been charged by the Football Association for their actions in last Saturday’s controversial loss to Sunderland.
Simon Zebo says Munster have to empty the tanks this weekend and give their best performance of the season.
David Moyes has broken his silence after his sacking as Manchester United manager – and pointedly made no mention of his players.
Gordon Strachan will not “patronise” David Moyes by joining in the great debate about the recently-sacked Manchester United manager.