Dublin City Council's being urged to focus its funding on targeting the homelessness crisis and not on new infrastructure.
The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has said that staffing levels need to be brought back to pre-cutback levels.
Concerns are being raised about how Europe is dealing with the refugee crisis.
Emergency services are dealing with four separate crashes on the M50 in Dublin.
Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 refugees capsized off the Libyan city of Zuwara.
Walking door to door in a city reborn after tragedy, President Barack Obama said New Orleans is moving forward a decade after Hurricane Katrina.
The one-week old Asian elephant enjoyed a rather messy bath-time with a difference with his mum and siblings.
Mothers have hailed him a sex symbol, his £1.50 vests sent the media into a frenzy – and now a paper coffee cup used by Jeremy Corbyn has been sold on ebay for £51(€69.85).
Oh my god, oh my god, oh my god! New Star Wars stuff!
If you're a science geek, this is unbelievably cool.
McDonald’s bites back after Burger King’s public proposal to work together on a one-off burger to promote world peace.
This is brilliant!
The Crazy, Stupid Love singer has already picked up a new talent from Rita – her love of metaphors.
The ITV show definitely holds the trump cards over its BBC rival, said the TV mogul.
The 12 housemates are here. And this is what happened when they met.
Meet the contestants from American who’ll be taking on the UK contingent.
Ireland today: It is going to be a bright and breezy day with a mixture of sunny spells and ...more weather
Ireland coach Joe Schmidt will use Saturday’s warm-up clash with Wales as a last chance to tinker with his World Cup squad.
Looks like the big man from Clontarf is going to make the World Cup squad.
Group D sees Manchester City facing Juventus, Sevilla and Borussia M’gladbach.
English duo Matt Fitzpatrick and Sam Hutsby, along with Swede Pelle Edberg, set the early pace on the opening morning of the Czech Masters.