Gardaí say they have breathalysed more than 1,600 drivers over the long weekend so far as part of Operation Surround, targeting drink-driving during the Bank Holiday.
The President is to lay a wreath outside Dublin's GPO today honouring those who gave their lives in the Easter Rising.
Two opinion polls published in today's newspapers show very different changes in support for the Government, with one reporting a large drop in support for Fine Gael and the other reporting an increase.
Two men are still being questioned by Gardaí in Co Carlow after Cannabis plants worth around €115,000 euro were seized in Tullow.
Pope Francis prayed for peace in Ukraine and Syria and for an end to the terrorist attacks in Nigeria as he celebrated Easter Sunday in Rome.
A shootout at a checkpoint set up by pro-Russian insurgents in eastern Ukraine has left one person dead and others in hospital with gunshot wounds.
A robotic submarine looking for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane continued to dive on Sunday, after completing about half of its search on the bottom of the Indian Ocean with no luck.
Four French journalists kidnapped and held for 10 months in Syria have returned home to France.
A TV broadcaster in Mexico has become an internet hit with his composure under stress from an earthquake that hit the capital yesterday.
Residents in Clontarf, Dublin, woke up this morning to discover they'd been invaded - again - by a horde of vikings, 1,000 years after the last Battle of Clontarf.
The real beauty of running is its simplicity. It is a sport that requires no fancy gadgetry, no high tech training aids and which is so straightforward in terms of technique that almost anyone can have a go.
A man has been seen walking the streets of Wexford town carrying the cross today.
Kim Kardashian has reportedly gone into "extreme dieting mode" in time for her wedding.
Justin Theroux is reportedly trying to turn Jennifer Aniston into a "businesswoman".
Producer Butch Vig, who is reportedly working on the record with Steve Albini, claims the Foo Fighters have been experimenting with new recording techniques and it is well on its way to being completed.
Liverpool striker Luis Suarez turned interviewer as he quizzed one of the city’s favourite sons, Paul McCartney.
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Liam Lennon has his fingers firmly crossed Tammys Hill can transfer his smart hunter chase form to the open ranks when his stable star goes for glory in the Boylesports Irish Grand National at Fairyhouse on Easter Monday.
Kilkenny and Galway both come into this afternoon’s national league semi-final hoping to continue their rebuilding process having endured traumatic championship exits last year.
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Chelsea must wrestle back control of their season in Tuesday’s Champions League semi-final at Atletico Madrid, according to Nemanja Matic.