The Burren and the Cliffs of Moher in Co Clare have been named among the UK and Ireland's 100 Great Geosites.
Army bomb squad officers were called out almost every day in the North within the space of a year, new figures have revealed.
Parents are being advised to check their children's Halloween costumes and accessories for safety labels.
Arts Minister Heather Humphreys said today that she only allowed the new Star Wars film to be shot on Sceilig Mhichíl after getting producers to scale down the environmental impact on the island.
A 12-year-old boy and 15-year-old girl are among a gang of 11 suspected sex attackers arrested over an “appalling” assault on a woman in her own home.
Turkey is to allow hundreds of Syrian rebels to head to the embattled town of Kobani along the Syrian-Turkish border to help Kurdish fighters in the battle against Islamic State militants.
Residents have been urged to remain calm after a New York doctor, who had recently travelled to Guinea, tested positive for Ebola.
Nine rail workers were just seconds from death after being given no warning that an 80mph passenger train was bearing down on them, rail accident investigators have said.
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It’s all part of a fundraising campaign for an operation to help Sophie walk unaided.
Huge chunks of it, all directed by 'The Chief'.
David Hasselhoff says he can enjoy Halloween without being bothered by people if he dresses up as himself.
This week, Brad Pitt plays a WWII tank sergeant in Fury, the comedy Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, raucous comedy This is Where I Leave You, computer-animated fantasy The Book of Life, romcom Love, Rosie, and Australian horror The Babadook.
Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch got to see his new waxwork when he appeared on the Graham Norton Show.
Wannabe pop star Lauren Platt is currently second favourite to win The X Factor this year.
Ireland today: Eastern and western areas are expected to be largely dry and there will be spells ...more weather
Under-fire striker Mario Balotelli’s spell in the headlines has helped deflect attention from Liverpool’s real problem but manager Brendan Rodgers knows that is something which cannot be ignored.
Rafael Nadal has pulled out of next week’s BNP Paribas Masters in Paris.
With the second round of fixtures in the new European Champions Cup taking place this weekend, BT Sport have released a video of a brilliant moment from one of last weekend’s matches.
Ireland boss Joe Schmidt faces an anxious weekend of European Champions Cup action hoping no more of his second rows pick up injury problems.