Three former banking executives will be sentenced today for their parts in a conspiracy to defraud lenders and depositors in Anglo Irish Bank.
More consumers in Ireland are switching gas and electricity than in any other EU country.
The Road Safety Authority is appealing for drivers to make safe choices this weekend.
The Special Criminal Court will today hear a bail application on behalf of a man charged in connection with the murder of Denis Donaldson.
SIPTU and NRBU members at Irish Rail will be balloted for industrial action in a long running dispute over working conditions at the company.
The plant is expected to provide 7% of the UK’s generation needs for 60 years.
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The Indonesian government has executed four drug traffickers, giving a reprieve of uncertain duration to 10 others it had said would also be put to death.
Take a look at this little purple bloc scientists stumbled across while exploring the sea bed. Can you guess what it is?
Pope Francis has praised Poland's first pope, the late St John Paul II, on his five-day visit to the country as he visited a shrine cherished by Poles.
Three fans were killed when violence broke out during Colombia's celebration of victory in the South American club football championship.
Leaks, blocked toilets and electrical faults that have slowed teams from moving into the Rio Olympics Athletes' Village may have been caused by a few cases of sabotage, according to organisers.
Thousands of people are sharing why they are – or are not – feminists on Twitter, and we are learning so much.
Tim Kaine’s tested out his New York accent on the big stage.
See the adorable baby pandas who greeted their first visitors on Tuesday.
And if she wants to use Ryanair to get there it will cost her £269.98!
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Kelsey Wells shows the world that strong doesn’t necessarily mean skinny.
Perhaps he was really keen for some cider?
Are you Allie, Helen, Megan, Rita or Becca?
Brooklyn Beckhams proves to us that his love for Chloe Moretz hasn’t faded one little bit.
Lisa McGowan has been crowned Best Lady at the Galway Races.
The site has been decorated with an array of intergalactic designs including seven-metre high astronauts.
The former Batman star hailed Jordan for his two-million dollar donation to help build trust between black people and the police.
Prince’s family said the gig would be held on October 13 at the US Bank Stadium, home of American football team the Minnesota Vikings.
Mr Biden will record an episode of the long-running American TV series in New York.
Tech giant Microsoft is cutting 2,850 jobs, about 2.5% of its workforce, as it further scales back its troubled smartphone business.
Almost 800 people will be debt free from today.
House sellers are being encouraged to get their properties market-ready in time for the traditional summer peak of activity.
Ireland today: A fairly cloudy start across central and southern areas with patchy light ...more weather
A district court judge has stated that it is “scandalous” that the State is paying a private operator €4,500 a week to house a troubled teen with no services, writes Gordon Deegan.
A section of parkland in Clondalkin in Dublin is sealed off today after an alleged sex assault overnight.
A man in his 20s has been killed in a crash in County Galway in the early hours of this morning.
Console founder Paul Kelly and his wife Patricia will today be given an opportunity to prove that funds in their savings account belongs to them.
Update 2.40pm: Two 19-year-old men and a 21-year-old woman have been killed in a crash in Co Donegal.
Vodafone Ireland has today announced new bill pay and pay-as-you-go (PAYG) plans for customers.
A woman has been found guilty of murdering a man she claimed was in love with her by driving them off a harbour in Wicklow.
Novak Djokovic earned a spot in the quarter-finals of the Rogers Cup with victory over Radek Stepanek.
Domzale 2, West Ham 1: West Ham endured a chastening 2-1 defeat by Slovenian minnows NK Domzale in their Europa League third-round first-leg qualifier at Stozice Stadium.
Genk 1, Cork City 0: Cork City have everything to play for back at Turner’s Cross next week after a battling performance and a slender one goal defeat to Genk in their Europa League, third round qualifier at the magnificent Luminus Arena in Genk tonight.
Rory McIlroy faces an uphill battle to maintain his brilliant record in the US PGA Championship after struggling to an opening 74 at Baltusrol.
Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given has retired from international football.
Andrew Slattery secured his second big-race win of the week at the Galway Festival as Planchart came out on top in the Arthur Guinness EBF Corrib Fillies Stakes.
This might be enough to turn Paul Pogba off joining United.