Cork accounted for more than half of all the reviews of Care Orders made in 2014, a new report has found.
The new Irish naval vessel, LE James Joyce will be brought into commission today.
Dublin's Gaiety Theatre has been damaged in a fire.
Charges have been dropped against Aisling Brady McCarthy, the Irish nanny accused of murdering an infant in her care in the US.
Barack Obama is to venture into the Alaskan wilderness with British adventurer Bear Grylls for a television programme, it has been announced.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has pressed fellow European nations to share the burden of the influx of migrants.
Hundreds of thousands of revellers have partied at the soggy finale of the Notting Hill Carnival.
People who sleep less than six hours a night are four times more likely to catch a cold, according to research.
These bizarre vending machines from around the world show just how much we are suckers for all things convenient.
She even has the names of the original band members tattooed on her arm.
Jonathan Jones has got himself into a lot of trouble with Discworld fans.
We will never forget this sound.
Speaking at the launch of her new fragrance Ri Ri at Macy’s in downtown Brooklyn the 27-year-old teased details of her new album.
The sixth and final season of Downton Abbey is almost ready to start and it looks like its going to be an emotional goodbye
The actress recalled her difficult experience of being bullied as a schoolgirl.
The President of the United States will join Bear on his latest adventure.
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West Ham co-owner David Gold has announced that the club have re-signed midfielder Alex Song on loan from Barcelona.
Republic of Ireland midfielder Darron Gibson will appear in court today accused of crashing his sports car into a cyclist while drink-driving.
It could be a fascinating day, with much still to be resolved at Manchester United, Chelsea and several other clubs.
David de Gea’s proposed transfer from Manchester United to Real Madrid has collapsed at the last minute.