A near seven-hour armed siege has ended peacefully after an 89-year-old man walked out of his home, after a shot was earlier fired when gardai went to his house to revoke his firearms licence.
Recruitment is underway to fill over 550 jobs in the public sector.
Ireland could take an economic hit if there is an accident at a new nuclear power plant in England.
Eircom says service has now been fully restored after an outtage earlier today.
A prominent member of South Africa’s ruling party has been shot during a robbery.
Excited? Venture outside tomorrow morning before sunrise for the best chance of catching a great view.
A report by Ukraine’s parliament has revealed that more than 300 soldiers were killed during a weeks-long battle that marked a crushing setback in the military campaign to root out pro-Russian separatist forces in the east.
A Libyan militant has pleaded not guilty to charges arising from the 2012 Benghazi attacks that killed four Americans, including US ambassador Chris Stevens.
“I am the one who knocks.”
A pumpkin festival of all places.
We bring you some insider knowledge on the world-famous Jazz Festival.
Reporter and interviewee carry on regardless
This lad’s only 15! Just look what he can do.
Because that’s what Mondays are for.
The X Factor’s Chloe Jasmine Whichello is planning to get her back on Simon Cowell, following her exit.
Guillermo del Toro wants to make 'Pacific Rim 3'.
Jada Pinkett Smith auditioned for 'Gotham' with a man on a leash.
Ireland today: Rather cloudy today with outbreaks of rain or drizzle, especially in western ...more weather
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Daley Blind rescued a late point for Manchester United as they were held to a 2-2 draw at West Brom.
Colm O’Rourke’s article about the Gaelic Players Association in the Sunday Independent yesterday has provoked a storm of online reaction, with people coming out to both denounce and support his views.
Neymar: “Tomorrow we have a match we have to win, and only after that we will start thinking about El Clasico.”
Birmingham have parted company with manager Lee Clark following a poor start to the Sky Bet Championship season.