Roscommon county councillor Maura Hopkins has been selected to represent Fine Gael in the Roscommon South Leitrim by-election.
A teenage girl with serious behavioural problems is to be moved to an adolescent psychiatric unit this evening.
The Coalition has been given a massive pre-budget boost with tax revenues running nearly a billion euro more than expected.
Workers at waste disposal company, Greyhound Recycling and Recovery, have voted overwhelmingly in favour of accepting an invitation to attend talks at the Labour Relations Commission.
A nine-year-old girl who accidentally killed a shooting range instructor with an Uzi said immediately after the shooting that she felt the gun was too much for her and had hurt her shoulder, US police have said.
The parents of brain tumour patient Ashya King appear set to be reunited with their son after prosecutors dropped the case against them.
The chief constable of South Yorkshire Police has said the BBC put his force in “a very difficult position” over a planned search of Cliff Richard’s home.
Prosecutors are seeking to withdraw the arrest warrant for the parents of brain tumour patient Ashya King, a High Court judge in England has been told.
As the photos continue to be shared online, the backlash grows.
As the craze dies down, it's been getting a bit more creative and a bit more Irish.
Is your little one starting pre-school? Knowing what to expect is key.
The Irish Women’s Rugby team were also there.
They went through quite the range of emotions...
The alternative rock band Elbow will perform six intimate shows in total, with three-night residencies at Manchester's O2 Apollo and London's Hammersmith Eventim Apollo in February 2015.
An exciting year ahead for the country singer.
Yes … you read right …. his hair!
Your spoiler free guide to tonight's telly.
Ireland today: A mostly cloudy but largely dry day with nothing more than the odd isolated ...more weather
Ireland and Leinster flanker Jordi Murphy is set to miss this year's November Internationals.
Martin O’Neill is relishing the task of finally sending his Republic of Ireland team into battle in earnest for the first time.
Munster have declared that the embarrassing mix-up over a player review report was a result of basic "human error" and vowed that the embarrassing situation will not happen again in the future.
Aston Villa are waiting to discover if their late move for Tom Cleverley has come off, Press Association Sport understands.