Islamic State militants carried out a mass killing of hundreds of Iraqi prison inmates when they seized the country’s second-largest city of Mosul in June, according to an international rights group.
A teenage boy was arrested for stealing a phone at O'Connell Bridge in Dublin city centre after a tracker app located him, a court has heard.
Health Minister Leo Varadkar has said there will be a secondary medical card test for those who do not meet the criteria of the means-test.
A woman and a man are recovering and a second man is in custody following an alleged assault and carjacking incident in Longford, gardaí said.
North Korean officials have announced they will quarantine all foreigners for 21 days over fears of the spread of the Ebola virus.
Ten Iraqi peshmerga fighters have entered Kobani, the first of a group of 150 Kurdish troops on their way into the embattled Syrian border town, activists said.
Sweden’s new government says it has recognised a Palestinian state, a move declared by the prime minister as a priority for the left-leaning minority coalition.
Protesters have surged past police lines and broken into Burkina Faso’s parliament ahead of a vote to allow the president to seek another term next year.
Yesterday we brought you the story of the amazing amount of street harassment faced by a woman walking New York City over just a ten hour period.
The arrival of the Death’s-head Hawk-moth is traditionally seen as an omen of death. Well that's just splendid.
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Armageddon actress Liv Tyler dressed up her baby bump as a bun in the oven for Halloween.
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Connacht prop Nathan White will miss Ireland’s autumn Test series after rupturing a tendon in his upper arm in training with Joe Schmidt’s squad.
Iago Aspas, currently playing with Sevilla, scored three times last night during his side’s 6-1 demolition of Sabadell in the Copa del Rey.
“I haven’t met many classier footballers in my time than Rio Ferdinand, he’s a top-class person.”
Jan Vertonghen believes success in the Capital One Cup this season can instil a belief in Tottenham’s players that can see them go on and add further silverware in the coming years.