The Taoiseach has said giving tax cuts to the self-employed will take a number of years to implement.
A senior Labour figure has said proposals on cutting the bankruptcy period could get party backing later.
The Cliffs of Moher in Co Clare have overtaken Dublin Zoo to take second place in the list of Ireland’s top tourist attractions.
The Oireachtas Banking Inquiry will today hear from Dr Peter Bacon and from the former special advisor to Brian Lenihan Alan Ahearne.
The snake could have been capable of attacking a human.
A Turkish Airlines jet landing in dense fog in the Nepalese capital Kathmandu has skidded off a slippery runway but there were no serious injuries, officials said.
Sweeping patterns of racial bias have been discovered within the police department in Ferguson, Missouri, a US justice department investigation has found.
The radio station that broadcast a hoax call to the hospital treating Kate Middleton during her first pregnancy broke the law, Australia’s High Court has ruled.
Excuse us while we dance on the spot.
When you're driving through a pride of lions, LOCK YOUR DOORS.
Have you ever seen an ’interesting’ looking person on the street and thought to yourself, what could they be thinking right now?
Or else the leprechauns are serious about their dancing.
The Luther actor plays an African warlord in the hard-hitting film, which has been bought by the streaming site.
The series creator reckons he doesn’t have much say in an end date.
The chart star and TV coach says it’s not been easy to get where she is today.
Jalene's final dream came true after Taylor's fans started a social networking campaign to get #ShakeItOffJalene trending after hearing about her dying wish.
Ireland today: The afternoon and into the evening will be mixed with sunny intervals and variable ...more weather
They involve a horrific tackle, two managers having a bit of handbags and an awful goalkeeping performance.
Ireland’s quest to cure their chronic lack of games against full-member nations could take them to Pakistan after confirmation talks have re-opened over a possible tour of the strife-torn nation.
Under-fire Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini wants to be judged at the end of the season – and does not think he must win the title to keep his job.
Hull 1 Sunderland 1
Steve Bruce and Gus Poyet were involved in a furious touchline exchange as relegation rivals Hull and Sunderland drew a bitter encounter 1-1.