Funding for health services is being increased slightly for the first time since 2008.
The Education Minister Jan O'Sullivan has urged teachers' unions to reconsider a strike planned for next week.
The Public Accounts Committee is to ask the Attorney General whether a whistleblower should be allowed to attend for a public hearing.
Cars will be banned from one side of Dublin's College Green in a trial by Dublin City Council next year.
A suicide bomber has rammed a vehicle packed with explosives into a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital Kabul, killing at least five people, reportedly including one Briton, Afghan officials said.
The European Parliament is voting today on a motion to sack Jean-Claude Juncker's European Commission.
There’s a new way of measuring distances to galaxies and it’s much more accurate.
A 20-year-old man whose dead body was found inside a car in Ferguson after riots erupted had been intentionally set on fire.
You'll never look at Monty the Penguin the same way again. Ever.
Butr it seems he had some help.
A wildlife park in the Netherlands celebrating the rare birth of polar bear triplets have uploaded a video of the cubs with its mother.
So that isn't ideal.
Katie Price has gone into hospital to get her breast implants replaced.
Angelina Jolie has not ruled out stepping into the political arena.
Jennifer Aniston says her husband-to-be loves to scare her.
The 'Independence Day' sequel will begin filming next year.
Ireland today: Early morning mist and fog patches will be slow to clear. It will then be a ...more weather
The FAI has said it is "more than pleased" with the way John Delaney is running the Association.
Rory McIlroy got the defence of his Australian Open title underway with a two-under-par 69 that leaves him just one shot off the clubhouse lead.