The Taoiseach says reports he was prepared to sack Shane Ross are just rumours.
Two teachers' unions have held a rally outside Leinster House, calling for pay equality for their members.
Northern Ireland's Equality Commission needs to take a long look at itself and stop favouring the "metropolitan liberal elite definition" of equality, Stormont's First Minister has said.
Gardaí are investigating the theft of 20 insulation bales from a building site in County Louth.
Ireland must draw up strict new gambling laws due to fears the sector is being used for money laundering, writes Fiachra Ó Cionnaith of the Irish Examiner.
Michelle Obama gave a warm personal endorsement to Hillary Clinton at a campaign rally for the presidential nominee.
Donald Trump's dubious claims that the US presidential election is "rigged" have taken root amongst most of his supporters, a poll found.
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President Vladimir Putin says the claims of Russia's interference in the US presidential election are designed to distract public attention from real issues.
The red brick city hall in the Italian town of Amatrice survived the devastating summer earthquake that collapsed buildings all around it, only to crumble amid two lesser jolts on Wednesday night.
It’s an incredible find.
Where’s Harry Potter when you need him?
Make it stop.
The New York rapper forged a career after a difficult start in life.
These 'pro-choice' ads are not popular…
Definitely more exciting than your normal commute.
A Saudi bride used Snapchat to capture moments from her big day, which went against a prenuptial agreement.
Business at the front, party at the back.
Heather Krueger and Chris Dempsey’s story will renew your belief in love.
The star says roads into the profession are narrowing.
He’s certainly got viewers’ approval.
Viewers are wondering if this year’s group are the worst yet.
The IT consultancy owner is a firm favourite with viewers.
Aleksandra King quit after saying she “wasn’t enjoying” the process.
One of the candidates had already had enough before the task even began.
Viewers waved a fond farewell to the series.
The teen singer is growing up with his new album.
Apple, Twitter, Samsung, Google and Amazon all reported financial performances in the last few days.
There’s just one problem, it doesn’t have Netflix access.
The much-rumoured Touch Bar has made its debut.
Ireland today: It will be a mostly cloudy day with the chance of a little patchy rain, this ...more weather
Ryanair have launched a one-day €2 seat sale today.
Could this be the first time Jeremy Kyle has been genuinely shocked by the guests on his show?
So this happened…
The Taoiseach has called for a national debate on pornography, saying some young minds are being "tainted and even corrupted" by it.
A Limerick woman who repeatedly stabbed a Clare woman in the head with a broken bottle looked into her victim's eyes and told her: "I hope you f*****g die".
Mmm… nostalgia. Go on – bathe in its warm, comforting glow.
What a time to be alive.
Gardaí are seeking the publics help in tracing a missing teenager.
Say Hola! to the footballer’s latest accomplishment.
Three people have been charged following crowd violence which erupted at the West Ham v Chelsea match on Wednesday, Scotland Yard said.
Just as he thought his day couldn't get worse, it has.
Ronan O'Gara has revealed how Munster players old and new laughed through the tears as they came to terms with the loss last week of Anthony Foley.
Paul O'Connell insists it is "brilliant scheduling" that Ireland must face the record-breaking All Blacks twice in three weeks.
This video has been doing the rounds on the internet today and we can't figure out whether it's a genius invention or an elaborate prank.
It's a lonely, lonely life for Bastian Schweinsteiger.