Preparations are underway for a national demonstration against water charges.
There are growing concerns about third-level funding after both Trinity College Dublin and UCD suffered significant drops in the latest world university rankings.
The Taoiseach has told his Parliamentary Party meeting that he's "no Charlie Haughey".
The number of people sleeping rough on the streets of Cork is on the rise, with a 54% increase in the first nine months of this year.
A blast at an explosives factory in north-west Bulgaria might have killed as many as 15 people, authorities say.
Chinese officials have warned of “chaos” and thrown their weight behind Hong Kong’s embattled leader in his face-off with pro-democracy protesters who have threatened to occupy government offices unless he steps down today.
The airline passenger who brought Ebola into the US initially went to a Dallas emergency room last week but was sent home, despite telling a nurse that he had been in disease-ravaged West Africa, the hospital said.
The director of the US Secret Service has quit following a number of security lapses at the White House.
Dance like no one's watching...
Working in a supermarket / Is just the start of it!
There’s a lovely show of autumn colour this year - all you have to do is stick on a pair of boots and ramble out to enjoy it.
Pot Quiz. Get it?
The dog was unable to move after falling into a pool of hot tar.
Jennifer Lawrence has pipped Kate Middleton, Victoria Beckham and Emma Watson to the title of best-dressed woman.
Adam Sandler will star in four movies exclusively for Netflix.
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher have reportedly welcomed their first child into the world.
EastEnders was the big winner at tonight’s Inside Soap Awards, picking up the prestigious Best Soap gong as well as three other cast prizes.
Ireland today: Early fog and mist patches will clear. It will then be a fine morning for most ...more weather
Caterham insist they will race at the Japanese Grand Prix this weekend despite claims from a bailiff company that they have seized goods from their factory.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard lambasted his side’s poor defending once again after their 1-0 Champions League defeat in Basle.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is no doubt Danny Welbeck will continue to go from strength to strength after the striker’s hat-trick in the Champions League win over Galatasaray, which was stopped during the first half when Turkish fans threw flares onto the pitch.
Arsenal 4 Galatasaray 1
Danny Welbeck plundered a hat-trick as Arsenal got their Champions League campaign up and running with a 4-1 victory over Galatasaray at the Emirates Stadium, where play was halted in the first half after the Turkish away supporters threw flares onto the pitch.