Sinn Féin's finance spokesperson says the Greek election results are significant for Ireland.
Udaras na Gaeltacht says investment and regional development funding has led to job creation in Gaeltacht areas.
The head of Irish Rail has revealed plans to bring trains directly to Dublin Airport for the first time.
The husbands of two women who died after giving birth at Sligo Regional Hospital, are due to meet the Health Minister Leo Varadkar today.
Two sons of ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak have been released from prison, nearly four years after they were first arrested along with their father, security officials have said.
Japan has sought help from Jordan and other countries in its race to save a hostage held by the extremist Islamic State (IS) group, with no signs of progress on securing his release.
Conspiracy sites believe this image shows a human figure – with hair – tending to the Mars Curiosity rover.
Ten people including a well-known French photographer are going on trial, accused of swindling millions of euro in cash and artwork from France’s richest woman.
“Do you want cash with that?”
In England, a man attempted to rob a shopkeeper at gunpoint last week - only to have his gun snatched and turned on him with ease.
This dog doesn't hesitate in jumping into the water to help his owner who is pretending to get into difficulty.
A young mother has launched an internet campaign to track down the generous stranger who left her a handwritten note in which he described her as a “credit to her generation”.
Pop princess Kylie Minogue is heading for Hyde Park this summer.
Eddie Redmayne is looking like a good bet for Oscar victory after picking up another top film award.
Pop superstar Kylie Minogue is to headline a major outdoor show in London’s Hyde Park this summer.
Samuel L Jackson doesn't think he'll ever get to be in a 'Bond' movie.
Ireland today: There will be a good deal of cloud in almost all areas with the risk of wintry ...more weather
Ronan O’Gara found himself stranded in Birmingham airport after Racing Metro’s victory in the Champions Cup yesterday, when he left his passport in the team hotel.
Leinster coach Matt O'Connor says the injury news regarding Jamie Heaslip, Eoin Reddan and Dave Kearney is positive.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has accused UEFA of lacking the “courage” to provide a challenge to his leadership, and called on the European governing body to be “respectful” of his wish to continue in the role.
Jose Mourinho was so disappointed by Chelsea’s defeat to League One Bradford that he dished out the silent treatment.