Alleged Real IRA leader Michael McKevitt will have to wait until at least next week to hear if he will get out of jail early.
The Higher Education Authority has said new measures are needed to encourage more young people to go to college.
The Health Service Executive has hit back at media claims that it knew in May about the case of a woman at the centre of the latest abortion controversy, two months earlier than previously reported.
Ten people aged from 14 to 19 have been arrested by gardaí investigating a series of robberies and assaults in Dublin this summer.
Liberian security forces have sealed off a seaside slum in the capital Monrovia in the latest effort to stop the spread of Ebola, setting off protests by angry residents.
Germany has said it is prepared to arm Kurdish fighters battling Sunni insurgents in northern Iraq.
British Prime Minister David Cameron has arrived back in Downing Street to lead the emergency response to the “shocking and depraved” murder of an American journalist by a jihadist with an English accent.
Palestinian militants launched dozens of rockets and Israel responded with airstrikes after Egyptian efforts to mediate a lasting truce in the month-long Gaza war collapsed in a hail of fire a day earlier.
Ok, so it might have been a typo but you can never be too sure in Ireland.
"Oh my god! Oh my god" She just won the Rose of Tralee!" He was a bit excited.
With so many marathons taking place in autumn, this is peak training season for long distance runners.
This is their most extravagant video yet - it has fire-breathers and everything.
Is he some sort of ninja? This is properly insane.
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Jackie Chan has said he is ashamed and saddened over his son’s detention on drug charges in Beijing, and apologised to the public.
It's called 'Yoga Hosers'. It's by Kevin Smith, natch.
Daniel Radcliffe is impressed by cheesy chat-up lines.
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Bayern Munich went all out to show off their latest acquisition.
AC Milan insist they have not received an offer from Liverpool for their striker Mario Balotelli.
Michael McKillop has added another title to his successful career on the track.
Ireland number eight Jamie Heaslip will take over from Leo Cullen as captain of Leinster.