The Government in the North has said it is very keen to resolve outstanding Northern Ireland peace process issues.
An inquest into a sectarian IRA attack almost 40 years ago will take place next summer.
A murder investigation is officially underway following the discovery of a man's body in Carlow yesterday.
Lucinda Creighton says joining the Dail's technical group is an 'exciting prospect'.
Pope Francis has signed off on Sri Lanka’s first saint, bending Vatican rules to bypass confirmation of a miracle.
King Carl XVI Gustaf was involved in a car crash on his way to an airport in Stockholm but was unhurt, Sweden’s royal palace has said.
The militant Islamic State group has released a video warning the US that fighters await in Iraq if Barack Obama sends troops there.
Syrian government airstrikes have killed nearly 50 people in a rebel-held city this week.
Two men have been arrested by French police in connection with the haul found inside an official Vatican car.
Man's best friend saves drowning child is not a new story, as rescue dogs are among the best tools we've got in a crisis.
Winter is on its way, with days that are slow to brighten and dusk falling earlier, so it’s time to get out the box sets and the duvet and put the runners in storage until Spring, right?
Humans of New York is one of the most popular photyo projects the internet has ever seen.
U2 have been blasted for "devaluing music" by giving away their new album.
Dwayne Johnson was arrested "eight or nine times" by the time he was 17 after being involved in a theft ring.
Scenes aired last night in Australia saw another well-loved character leave the Bay.
Beyonce and Jay Z are reportedly working on a new album together.
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Women who have made a “significant contribution” to golf will be first in line to join the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews, if the club votes in favour of women members.
Newcastle winger Jonas Gutierrez has been offered messages of support from former team-mates and supporters groups after revealing he is having treatment following diagnosis of testicular cancer in his native Argentina.
This Red Samurai showed off his freestyle skill in front of players Radamel Falcao, Juan Mata and Marcos Rojo.
Barcelona paid homage to their most famous player this morning - on the 14th anniversary of him joining the club.