The Education Minister said no real jobs should be replaced by JobBridge internships.
The Minister for Justice, Frances Fitzgerald, said she wants to see the Garda Ombudsman Commission get on with their job, and she still has confidence in GSOC.
US private equity giant, the Blackstone Group, is facing claims that it engaged in a "sophisticated conspiracy" to effectively oust the O'Flynn brothers from their business empire.
The Irish Prison Service says it is "extremely disappointed" that a planned work stoppage went ahead at Cloverhill Prison in Dublin today.
Scotland will remain part of the UK after the independence referendum, pollster YouGov has predicted, as it forecast the ‘No’ campaign would win the crucial vote.
A former council leader has been arrested and charged in connection with an alleged assault at a polling station.
Islamic militants have released a propaganda video apparently featuring a British hostage.
France has agreed to provide air support requested by Iraq in its fight against Islamic State (IS) fighters who have captured swathes of the country.
Singer plays cupid in Dublin.
A rat has been filmed running on the moving handrail of an escalator in Los Angeles.
Many parents find themselves with slightly calmer mornings now that older kids are back at school.
It almost seems like the gentle giant was politely asking for their help. Almost.
You could say he was drunk as a skunk. GET IT?
Matt Smith has been cast to appear in 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies'.
Miley Cyrus could face a jail sentence after being spanked on stage with a Mexican flag.
Julian Fellowes admits it was a "great privilege" to have George Clooney star in a 'Downton Abbey' special.
Stephen Fry has hinted he may have recorded a cameo for 'American Dad!'
Ireland today: A warm and rather humid day. There will be a risk of heavy shower and thunderstorms ...more weather
Partizan Belgrade 0 Tottenham 0
Tottenham held firm in intimidating conditions to kick off the Europa League group stage with a hard-fought, goalless draw at Partizan Belgrade.
Salzburg 2 Celtic 2
Celtic twice surrendered the lead to draw 2-2 with Salzburg in their thrilling Europa League Group D opener in Austria.
Felix Magath has been replaced as manager of Sky Bet Championship strugglers Fulham.
Alan Hutton insists Roy Keane’s “volcanic” personality has been key to Aston Villa’s impressive start.