The union representing nurses and midwives has said that they will press for restoration of wages lost to pay cuts, when they meet Minister Brendan Howlin.
The former head of Ulster Bank has said that he regrets offering 100% mortgages because of the impact they had on the property sector.
The bomb squad has detonated five kilos of commercial explosives on a field near Leenaun in Co. Galway.
The centenary of the sinking of the RMS Lusitania will be marked by a white rose, plaque and the names of the hundreds of souls who perished being placed on the wreck.
Research suggests distressing images of news items such as the murder of Lee Rigby and 9/11 Twin Towers terrorist attacks are causing psychological trauma for people.
Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has completed the formation of a new coalition government, less than an hour before a midnight deadline.
A former brother-in-law of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has given evidence from Kazakhstan about the role of a conservative Muslim convert who steered Tsarnaev's older brother towards a stricter version of Islam.
After the brief test launch the capsule was retrieved from the Atlantic.
This would put Mayweather and Pacquiao to shame.
Cameron has promised the right to buy people - working class families will only cost a mere £33
It's pretty eye-opening.
Maybe hold off on reaching for the pizza menu, though.
You’ve only got three weeks to discover its wonders, though!
The artist rocked some platform shoes and a colourful ensemble at the V&A.
Diarrhoea, dehydration and starvation were just some of the potentially deadly things the women faced this week.
The wait is over for the final Sunday night headliner.
Ireland today: It will be an unsettled and windy day with plenty of cloud and showery outbreaks ...more weather
BARCELONA 3 BAYERN MUNICH 0 Lionel Messi’s late brace ensured it was a miserable return to the Nou Camp for Pep Guardiola.
The Spanish football federation has suspended all domestic competitions indefinitely from May 16 over a row with the government which includes issues with television rights.
Phil Neville fears David de Gea will leave Manchester United this summer.
Police have searched Mike Ashley's Sports Direct headquarters in Derbyshire as part of their ongoing investigation relating to Rangers.