Independent TDs are likely to decide the composition of the next government, according to one election expert.
Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has confirmed that a cross border investigation into alleged abuse by IRA members is under consideration.
Four anti water charges protesters are potentially facing prison or fines for allegedly entering an exclusion zone around meters being installed in Dublin.
The State requires an enlarged jury panel to deal with the case of former Anglo Irish Bank executive William McAteer and three co-accused, the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court heard this morning.
Three astronauts left the planet today to complete a five month mission on the International Space Station.
Talking therapy can prevent people bent on suicide from stepping over the brink, a study has found.
The town of Ferguson, Missouri, is braced for a result in the case of Michael Brown.
A judge in South Africa is expected to consider today whether the case against Shrien Dewani should be thrown out.
And can you blame them really?
This house in Cork is offering free rent in exchange for caretaking duties in the house and grounds.
Video game violence usually comes in for considerable criticism, but a Canadian firm is turning to bloody action to solve the country’s blood donation crisis.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Britney Spears are the latest celebs to read out Mean Tweets for Jimmy Kimmel.
“Are you a man of your word?”
David Walliams has had to leave the set of his latest TV project after the smoke alarms went off.
Aussie actor Brenton Thwaites could be joining Johnny Depp in the fifth Pirates Of The Caribbean film.
Ireland today: A cold and frosty start in the east. Cloud already in western areas will track ...more weather
Troubled former England footballer Paul Gascoigne has said he felt "victimised" by doctors who sectioned him following a recent drinking binge.
Marco Mattiacci has been axed as Ferrari team principal.
Lewis Hamilton celebrated his Formula One title triumph with watermelon juice, a couple of sips of Cognac and by swapping stories of his formative years in go-karting.
Three out of the four Irish provinces won over the weekend, while Leinster were surprisingly held to a draw at Treviso.