An ex-Anglo Irish Bank official jailed for conspiring to conceal bank accounts from the Revenue Commissioners has been refused bail pending the outcome of his appeal in January.
A 53-year-old man has been arrested in Sligo after a major drugs and cash find.
Mairia Cahill has been confirmed as Labour's candidate to contest the Seanad by-election.
A crude explosive device has been found in east Belfast.
A British man has reportedly drowned in Salou in north eastern Spain.
An 82-year-old sailor has been rescued from the North Sea, following a long operation by the UK and Norwegian coastguard.
The British-born gunman who killed nine people at an Oregon university killed himself in front of students after two police officers wounded him in a shoot-out, authorities say.
Suicide bombers killed at least 18 people in three dawn attacks including in a mosque in the north-eastern Nigerian town of Damaturu, officials and witnesses said.
That's his actual name. .
Does hair of the dog work? Why am I craving juice? And why has no one invented an instant hangover cure yet?
The eBible Fellowship reckon they’ve got the biblical maths right this time. Prepare for Armageddon.
Meet ex-Garda Joe Connolly. He moved to Australia to work as a police officer, but he had to leave his best friend, Riggs, at home in Tallaght.
Babies and Taste The Difference food will feature heavily in the anticipated sequel, if new shots from the set are anything to go by.
The 25-year-old, also known as Zoella, currently has over 9 million subscribers, a range a beauty products, two books and her own waxwork in Madame Tussauds - as you do.
The Boyhood actor and his wife Ryan are to run the New York marathon for charity.
The BBC’s economics editor is jumping channels to ITV, where he will join ITV News At Ten and host his own show.
Ireland today: A ridge of high pressure will bring generally settled weather through today. ...more weather
Eddy Ben Arous has vowed to go after Johnny Sexton as France raise the pressure on the fly-half.
Bryan Habana equalled Jonah Lomu’s World Cup try-scoring record as he led South Africa into the quarter-finals with a crushing victory over the United States at the Olympic Stadium.
Sepp Blatter has been told he is facing a 90-day provisional suspension from FIFA’s ethics committee – a move which wound finally spell the end of his time as Fifa president.
Carlo Ancelotti expects Chelsea to keep faith in manager Jose Mourinho and has ruled out returning to work this season.