A first draft of new event licensing laws has been discussed by a review group set up in the wake of the Garth Brooks controversy.
Issues surrounding low pay will be discussed by the Jobs Committee later.
Long-term use of paracetamol has been linked to an increased risk of health problems, researchers have found.
A shake-up of ambulance call out system has been announced for Dublin.
Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu is poised to deliver a stern message to the US Congress about the danger Iran poses to his nation's survival.
A 23-year-old Ukrainian model who was with slain Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov when he was shot dead has said she did not see the gunman who pulled the trigger.
A video from Nigeria’s Boko Haram extremist group has shown the bodies of two beheaded men accused of spying, and copies some of the hallmarks of propaganda from Islamic State.
The English pilot of a Tiger Moth aircraft has gone on trial accused of the manslaughter of his passenger who died when the aircraft crashed while "attempting a loop-the-loop" which only had "an improbable chance of recovery".
What’s the best part of winning an Oscar?
We have to admit, we’re quite flattered by all these tributes to Cork city from visitors and here’s one that’s a little different.
Which can you recognise without the packaging?
It was emotional, wasn’t it?
The Welsh actor said politicians are scared of alienating and upsetting part of the electorate.
The Oscar-nominated star opened up about motherhood and movies as she spoke to Elle UK.
The stars of the new period drama have been careful to make sure they are speaking clearly.
Don’t worry Bradley Cooper, because Suki Waterhouse’s display of affection is for a new Burberry campaign.
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Wales captain Sam Warburton is expected to be fit for the vital RBS 6 Nations clash with Ireland on March 14.
England footballer Adam Johnson has been released on bail after he was arrested on suspicion of sexual activity with a girl under 16.
Padraig Harrington won his first PGA Tour event since the 2008 US PGA Championship with a play-off victory over Daniel Berger at the Honda Classic.
Padraig Harrington has won the Honda Classic in Florida this afternoon - his first win on the PGA Tour since 2008.