Concerns are being raised that Pádraig Pearse's final letter of surrender is set to leave Ireland.
All serving members of the Defence Forces will receive a 1916 Centenary Commemorative Medal this year.
Secondary School teachers will be balloted in January on a new deal aimed at ending their dispute with the Government.
Left-leaning candidate Alexander Van der Bellen appears to have an unbeatable lead over right-winger Norbert Hofer in the Austrian presidential election.
Scotland Yard has said it is “not prepared to discuss any lines of inquiry whilst the investigation is ongoing”.
Mourners waved Cuban flags, sang the national anthem and shouted “Viva Fidel”.
Left-leaning candidate Alexander Van der Bellen has said that the presidential election he hopes to win has meaning well beyond Austria.
At least three children and 18 others have been killed in a series of air strikes on the opposition-controlled town of Kafranbel in north-western Syria, according to activists.
Update: 1pm The victims of the gun attack in a town in south-eastern Finland have been identified as the chairperson of the Imatra Town Council and two local journalists.
Chinese officials said they lodged a complaint with the US over the call.
Remember the Brownlee brothers? Sports fans were moved when Allistair helped a struggling Jonny to cross the finish line during the World Triathlon Series, writes Steve Neville.
Liverpool saw the biggest crowd of runners dressed like Father Christmas.
One of the many Late Late Toy Show traditions is showing off the different books on offer at Christmas.
Who knew it would be so interesting?
Here's a round-up.
Why is it that animals are infinitely cuter when they’re cubs?
This is the best tree we’ve ever seen.
He was spotted at a dollar store in the US.
Jen thinks Vanessa Bayer’s impression has to stop.
The former 30 Rock star began impersonating Trump in the later months of the presidential campaign.
The couple are now the proud parents of two children.
The actor gave a reading of The Ballad Of Reading Gaol.
This year’s event delivered some sizzling shows – from Calvin Harris to Olly Murs.
The Treasury said it will make a donation equivalent to the tax paid on sales of the single to the charities involved.
Boy got skill!
Gareth Edwards said he was “given a licence to take a risk” with the upcoming Star Wars spin-off movie.
One in four of Irish people is planning to leave the state to do some Christmas shopping.
Irish companies will now be able to sell to a leading US health specialist after a deal was signed with Northwell Health.
It aims to take the awkwardness out of borrowing and loaning money by sourcing it from those you know and trust.
Mostly cloudy in the south-west with occasional drizzle possible. Elsewhere it will be dry ...more weather
No word yet of where the ticket was sold.
A woman has been killed in traffic accident near Blarney, County Cork.
A man in his 30s has been killed after a shooting in Dublin last night.
Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash in Dungarvan, Co Waterford.
Gardaí are probing an alleged sex attack on a girl at a disco in Limerick which was billed as “Munster’s biggest disco for third year and transition year students”.
Anton Savage has left Today FM and announced his departure via statementreleased on his twitter account earlier this afternoon.
Leo Varadkar’s venture into the world of broadcasting as a DJ has sparked a war of words, writes Daniel McConnell.
A train hit a car at a level crossing in South Lanarkshire, Scotland.
Donaghmoyne have won back-to-back All-Ireland ladies senior football titles for the very first time.
Marouane Fellaini's calamitous challenge gifted his former club a penalty.
Talk about a comeback.
Chelsea loanee Nathan Ake's stoppage-time goal secured Bournemouth their first-ever win over Liverpool as Jurgen Klopp's side capitulated to lose ground on the Blues in the Premier League title race.
Cuala became the first team from the capital to win the Leinster club SHC title in 37 years as they led from start to finish in O’Moore Park.
We’re not quite sure why.
Rachel King produced a scintillating attacking display as Galway outfit Annaghdown were crowned All-Ireland ladies intermediate club football champions at Parnell Park on Sunday.
Harold Varner III overcame local favourite Andrew Dodt in a thrilling final-day battle to win the Australian PGA Championship on the Gold Coast.