SIPTU and NRBU members at Irish Rail will be balloted for industrial action in a long running dispute over working conditions at the company.
A man has been found not guilty by reason of insanity of the murder of his neighbour and attempted murder of her daughter two years ago.
A police officer in the North has been disciplined after a complaints watchdog found he did "virtually nothing" for almost a year to investigate a serious assault on a schoolboy.
Gardaí have seized counterfeit DVD's and beauty products with an approximate street value of €70,000.
The Indonesian government has executed four drug traffickers, giving a reprieve of uncertain duration to 10 others it had said would also be put to death.
Take a look at this little purple bloc scientists stumbled across while exploring the sea bed. Can you guess what it is?
Pope Francis has praised Poland's first pope, the late St John Paul II, on his five-day visit to the country as he visited a shrine cherished by Poles.
Three fans were killed when violence broke out during Colombia's celebration of victory in the South American club football championship.
Leaks, blocked toilets and electrical faults that have slowed teams from moving into the Rio Olympics Athletes' Village may have been caused by a few cases of sabotage, according to organisers.
The leader of Syria's Nusra Front has said his group is changing its name and claims it will have no more ties with al Qaida.
The 79-year-old pontiff was quickly helped to his feet by priests around him.
Chris Evans will face no further investigation into an allegation he sexually assaulted a woman in the 1990s.
Thousands of people are sharing why they are – or are not – feminists on Twitter, and we are learning so much.
Tim Kaine’s tested out his New York accent on the big stage.
See the adorable baby pandas who greeted their first visitors on Tuesday.
And if she wants to use Ryanair to get there it will cost her £269.98!
Only in Kerry…
Kelsey Wells shows the world that strong doesn’t necessarily mean skinny.
Perhaps he was really keen for some cider?
The singer is splitting from Martin Isaacs after 13 years.
If the housemates expected an easy ride on their first night, they were very wrong.
The 15 Celebrity Big Brother housemates have finally moved into their new home, and they’re a mixed bunch.
Former Towie star Lewis Bloor drew plenty of comparisons to Hugh Grant as he entered the Celebrity Big Brother house.
The former X Factor star appears to be taking quite a bit of flak from Celebrity Big Brother fans on Twitter.
The first lot of Celebrity Big Brother stars have entered the house, and they’re a mixed bunch.
The half-brother of pop star Ariana Grande left a rather positive impression as he entered the Celebrity Big Brother house.
Christopher Biggins was the first person to enter the Celebrity Big Brother house as the new series kicked off on Thursday evening.
An increase of more than 30% in the last quarter was reported.
Revenue and advertising revenue were both up.
Artificial intelligence comes to photography apps.
Ireland today: It looks set to be an unsettled day with showers and spells of rain ...more weather
A district court judge has stated that it is “scandalous” that the State is paying a private operator €4,500 a week to house a troubled teen with no services, writes Gordon Deegan.
A section of parkland in Clondalkin in Dublin is sealed off today after an alleged sex assault overnight.
Console founder Paul Kelly and his wife Patricia will today be given an opportunity to prove that funds in their savings account belongs to them.
A man in his 20s has been killed in a crash in County Galway in the early hours of this morning.
Update 2.40pm: Two 19-year-old men and a 21-year-old woman have been killed in a crash in Co Donegal.
A woman has been found guilty of murdering a man she claimed was in love with her by driving them off a harbour in Wicklow.
Vodafone Ireland has today announced new bill pay and pay-as-you-go (PAYG) plans for customers.
Domzale 2, West Ham 1: West Ham endured a chastening 2-1 defeat by Slovenian minnows NK Domzale in their Europa League third-round first-leg qualifier at Stozice Stadium.
Genk 1, Cork City 0: Cork City have everything to play for back at Turner’s Cross next week after a battling performance and a slender one goal defeat to Genk in their Europa League, third round qualifier at the magnificent Luminus Arena in Genk tonight.
Rory McIlroy faces an uphill battle to maintain his brilliant record in the US PGA Championship after struggling to an opening 74 at Baltusrol.
Andrew Slattery secured his second big-race win of the week at the Galway Festival as Planchart came out on top in the Arthur Guinness EBF Corrib Fillies Stakes.
This might be enough to turn Paul Pogba off joining United.
American Ryder Cup player Jimmy Walker is leading the way.
Rory McIlroy faces an uphill battle to maintain his brilliant record in the US PGA Championship.