A proposed new CAO points system will cut pressure on school-leavers and encourage more to take higher level papers, education chiefs claim.
It has been revealed that senior staff at Anglo Irish Bank believed it was doomed to collapse just days before the bank guarantee in 2008.
Renua leader Lucinda Creighton has said that she will contact the Garda Commissioner Noirin O'Sullivan regarding the recent Fennelly Report.
Scores of people have rallied to support an evangelical preacher who branded Islam "satanic" and "heathen", a court has heard.
Australia’s prime minister angered some Jewish leaders by suggesting that the Islamic State movement was worse than Nazis during World War II.
A train full of migrants has stopped at a town west of Budapest after finally being allowed to leave the Hungarian capital.
A wooden boat crammed with workers heading back to Indonesia has capsized - leaving at least 14 people dead, Malaysian officials say.
A boat carrying about 100 people has capsized off the western coast of Malaysia, causing a number of fatalities, the maritime agency said.
“The puppets are all burnt, destroyed,”
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The Braveheart star denied the allegations he shoved a photographer who took his picture at a film festival in Australia.
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“Scans this morning confirm fractured navicular. End of the Vuelta for me.”
Jamie Wall received a thunderous reception and a standing ovation when he walked into a reception at the Rochestown Park hotel with the aid of an Exo-skeleton.