A nurse has been convicted and jailed for life for murdering her mother during a Christmas Eve row in Dublin four years ago.
Gardaí investigating the discovery of cocaine at a house in Dublin last night have charged a man in his 50s in relation to the seizure.
The Dáil has been suspended for the day, amid a major row between the Technical Group and the Ceann Comhairle.
Former Defence Minister Willie O'Dea has said he is prepared to go to court to prohibit his PPS number from being handed over to Irish Water.
Three people are being questioned by gardaí following a drugs seizure worth more than €250,000 in Dublin last night.
A man caught trying to get into Leinster House with a Civil War era sword has been ordered to carry out 200 hours of community service.
The Supreme Court has begun hearing an urgent appeal by the Medical Council in relation to a quashed finding of poor professional performance against a well known consultant paediatrician.
The Seanad has passed a motion calling on the Government to recognise the state of Palestine.
Enda Kenny today challenged Gerry Adams to state whether Republicans moved those accused of sex abuse to safe houses in the South.
The line-up of the new EU Commission has been formally ratified by the European Parliament, with Ireland's Phil Hogan taking over the agriculture portfolio.
A court has heard that a woman accused of killing her two-year-old son in south Dublin has been admitted to the Central Mental Hospital.
Truckers have called off the threat of a further protest after they were granted a meeting to air their grievances on the rate of road tax they pay.
Central Statistics Office figures released this morning show that the cost of purchasing an apartment in Dublin city skyrocketed by more than a third in the past year.
Trinity College Dublin will today launch its new €600m strategic plan.
Mairia Cahill will discuss her abuse allegations with the Taoiseach at government buildings this morning.
Two men and a woman have been arrested after more than a quarter of a million euro worth of drugs was sezied in Dublin.
Nama has seen a surge in profits in the first half of the year.
Gardaí at Blanchardstown are investigating a serious assault and attempted robbery of a woman in Carpenterstown last Saturday morning.
Almost 11,500 women and children received support from a domestic violence service in Ireland last year.
MEPs in the European Parliament in Strasbourg will vote today on the new team of EU Commissioners.
Rugby legend Brian O'Driscoll has spoken about how he knew he wanted to marry Amy Huberman after just eight weeks together.
Forecasters say blustery conditions and showers will continue well into this afternoon.
The Government has ordered a review of procedures and communications at Irish Water.
A man has been arrested by gardaí today in connection with the alleged kidnapping of a six-year-old girl in 1977.
The headstone on the grave of Ireland's first head of the Free State, William T Cosgrave, has been smashed in two.
A man has been killed by a train in Co Wexford today.
Irish Water is facing fresh controversy this morning after it was revealed how much it plans to charge households to fix a leak.
Ireland has been named one of the top countries to visit next year thanks in part to the success of the Wild Atlantic Way.