There will be no further closure of post offices, schools or Garda stations in rural Ireland.
The Labour party national conference has passed a motion calling on the Government to obtain certain guarantees around employment and other issues at Aer Lingus if it is to accept any future offer from IAG.
Fianna Fáil claims the system of legal representation for children in child protection cases needs be urgently reformed.
Thousands of gay men are expected to take part in a new online survey on sexual practices.
Sierra Leone’s vice president has put himself in quarantine following the death from Ebola of one of his security guards.
A 20-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a police officer was stabbed in the head.
An Egyptian court has ruled as unconstitutional a clause in the election law that draws voting districts.
Venezuela is to shrink US embassy staff numbers, limit the activities of diplomats and require American citizens to apply for visas to bask on the nation’s beaches.
Yes. Yes he was.
But did you enjoy it Nanny? Yeah we had a great laugh.
Coca-Cola have a big fan in Co Cork.
And it's the anniversary of Dermot Morgan's death, too.
'Coronation Street' actor Michael Le Vell has been battling his drug habit at a holiday camp.
Eddie Redmayne has been offered a cameo role in 'Neighbours'.
Taylor Swift learned guitar to get noticed.
Arts and darts after the rugby.
Ireland today: Northern areas are expected to have sunny spells and scattered showers. Further ...more weather
Mayo claimed a fully merited second win of the current Allianz Football League Division 1 campaign against 13 men Monaghan at Elverys McHale Park this afternoon.
Kerry 0-15 Dublin 1-10
Eamonn Fitzmaurice enjoyed his first victory as Kerry manager over Dublin this afternoon.
Donegal 0-12 Cork 1-8
Michael Murphy's second half red card didn't upset Donegal as they staved off Cork at the death to take the full complement of points in a dour affair in Ballyshannon.
Can Harry Kane repeat his New Year’s Day magic? Will Chelsea gain revenge for their defeat in 2008?