The Irish Cancer Society says the Revenue Commissioners have made significant gains in slowing the rate of tobacco being smuggled into Ireland.
Tributes are being paid to former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds, who has died at the age of 81.
A major conference on farm safety is taking place in Kilkenny today with the aim of identifying dangerous behaviours and attitudes among Irish farmers.
Robbery, burglary and theft are still the country's most common crimes.
Medical officials in Gaza City say an Israeli air strike has killed four people who were attending a funeral.
The Badger Trust is back in court today with a new legal challenge over the British Government’s badger cull policy.
Authorities have evacuated hundreds of tourists from an area north of Iceland's largest glacier amid increased seismic activity around a volcano.
Islamic militant group Hamas said three of its senior military leaders have been killed in an Israeli air strike in the Gaza Strip.
It's their ocean, we're just visiting...
Well, this is horrifying.
With so many marathons taking place in autumn, this is peak training season for long distance runners.
RTÉ journalist Sharon Ní Bheoláin became the latest celebrity to take on the Ice Bucket Challenge today.
Ok, so it might have been a typo but you can never be too sure in Ireland.
Madonna has split from her boyfriend Timor Steffens.
Dave Grohl's wife has given birth to their third child.
Meg Ryan has reportedly split from John Mellencamp.
Zac Efron and Michelle Rodriguez have split up.
Ireland today: An area of showery rain will move south-eastwards across Ireland through the ...more weather
Aidan O’Brien admits he would “love” Australia to tackle next month’s Qipco Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown.
Paul Scholes has expressed fear that Manchester United will descend into long-term decline unless rapid action is taken to strengthen their faltering team.
Liverpool are considering a move to bring AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli back to the Barclays Premier League.
Former Derry All-Star Kevin McCloy has thanked the “life-saving efforts” of medical staff who assisted him after he collapsed in a club game last week and lost consciousness.