President Michael D Higgins is visiting three African countries over the next week.
It's a busy night for the emergency services.
A popular Italian takeaway in Cork has been gutted by fire this evening.
A Bray Wanderers footballer was one of three young Kildare residents to have received suspended sentences for the sexual abuse of a teenage girl, a court has heard.
At least nine members of the Afghan security forces have been killed in a suicide vehicle bomb attack in eastern Logar province.
Scotland would vote Yes to independence if another referendum were held today - just six weeks after a majority voted No, a poll has found.
Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in costume have been hit by a vehicle and killed while on a pedestrian crossing at junction in southern California.
A US nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone can move about as she pleases after a judge eased state-imposed restrictions on her.
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'I'm a weatherman, Jim, not a miracle worker' — Jude 'Bones' Redfield.
Mine didn't look like this…
Strictly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood said he watches ITV talent show X Factor to look for people to cast in musicals but was already “bored” with the current series.
Benedict Cumberbatch has said he wants to continue acting well into his seventies.
Because she is just as cute as a real cat.
Amanda Holden has confirmed the return of all four 'Britain's Got Talent' judges.
Ireland today: Some sunshine is possible in the east during the morning with showers in the ...more weather
Newcastle welcome Liverpool to St James’ Park today for a fixture that hasn’t ended in 0-0 since 1974. Whatever the final result viewers can expect goals galore.
Sergio Garcia is just one shot off the lead heading into the final round of the CIMB Classic in Malaysia, but Ryder Cup team-mate Lee Westwood fell well off the pace on Saturday.
Kimi Raikkonen is adamant he made the right decision in returning to Ferrari despite experiencing a tortuous season to date.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini insists he is not feeling the heat at the Etihad Stadium.