Sinn Féin has said that the Direct Provision system is no place to have children.
The head of the United Nations has praised Ireland for its vote on same-sex marriage.
The National Association of GPs has said the deadline for doctors to sign up to free care for children under six has been extended.
The North’s First Minister could be facing a night in hospital after suffering a suspected heart attack.
A new study of nearly a quarter of a million men has discovered a link between a higher BMI and a higher risk of cancer.
Legendary Lawrence of Arabia star Omar Sharif is battling Alzheimer’s, his agent has said.
Two planes have been searched at New York’s Kennedy Airport after threats were made against the flights.
Twelve people reported missing in Texas flash-floods were staying together in a home swept away by the rushing water, officials say.
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Sean O'Brien came to world-wide attention after a photo of him dancing was ridiculed online.
Congratulations are in order for the two stars.
The actor says his son was in a ‘very desperate situation.’
The first two acts to make the final have been revealed.
Could Snoop be lining up as a future judge? We’re in overdrive after seeing this clip.
Ireland today: It will be a generally cloudy day with the chance of a few spots of drizzle. ...more weather
Pádraig Harrington has missed out on qualifying for the US Open after a bogey at the final hole of Walton Heath’s Old Course.
Soccer Saturday: the show that gives a platform to the shouting of Jeff Stelling, the wisecracks of Paul Merson and the comic genius of Chris Kamara.
1. Limerick’s scoring rate needs improving Davy Fitzgerald and Clare were maddened by the number of frees awarded to TJ Ryan’s side by Leesider Colm Lyons in the Munster SHC quarter-final in Thurles.
Andy Murray sailed through to the second round of the French Open with a 6-3 6-3 6-1 victory over Argentinian qualifier Facundo Arguello.