The principles of tolerance, freedom and human rights must be Ireland’s “calling cards” abroad, Tanaiste and Labour leader Eamon Gilmore insisted as he welcomed confirmation that Phil Prendergast will be a European election candidate for the party.
A man in his early 40s will appear in court tomorrow morning charged in connection with a major drugs seizure in Dublin.
International intelligence agencies have joined the investigation into the two passengers who boarded the missing Boeing 777 plane with stolen passports.
The Construction Industry Federation is welcoming Government proposals to allow property developers change plans apartments developments into family homes, without the need to reapply for planning permission.
US President Barack Obama will meet Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk at the White House on Wednesday.
Ukraine will not give up “a single centimetre” of its territory, the country’s prime minister said.
Gambia’s president has said that he wants to implement a policy change that would shift the country’s language from English to a local language.
The 25th anniversary of the world wide web will be celebrated around the globe this week.
The captain of the Queen Mary 2 couldn't resist this photo opportunity.
The award goes to the Sherston Cliffhanger, and Mr Jarse.
Why? Because Crufts is on.
Well, whoever put up this notice didn't get the reaction they wanted.
Tune in to RTE One at 9.30pm tonight to see a special investigation from the Would You Believe? series. A look at how corrupt paedophile priest Fr Marcial Maciel Degollado used the Irish to build a global empire.
Adele is keeping James Bond bosses in the dark over whether she'll record the next theme song.
Simon Cowell's son will have his own dressing room for 'The X Factor'.
Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber reportedly had a private dance lesson yesterday.
Ireland today: A fairly cloudy day is expected, with the chance of some patchy light rain and ...more weather
The United States finished top of the medals table at the World Indoors in Sopot, rounding off the Games in suitably emphatic style by claiming the week’s only world record, in the men’s 4x400m relay.
Cork 1-24 Offaly 1-18
Cork remained unbeaten in Division 1B of the Allianz Hurling League as they saw off Offaly at Páirc Uí Rinn today but the Rebels found things more difficult than expected.
WESTMEATH 3-9 MAYO 2-17
In a topsy-turvy Allianz Football League clash at Cusack Park, Mayo emerged with a five-point win as Cillian O'Connor made his seasonal debut for the Connacht champions.
ENGLAND 29 WALES 18
England won their first Triple Crown for 11 years and stayed firmly on course for the RBS 6 Nations title after reigning champions Wales wilted in glorious Twickenham sunshine.