A man in Cork has become the second male motorcyclist to lose his life on the country's roads in less than 24 hours.
A threatened strike that would have seen ESB energy taken off the grid has been avoided after unions said their industrial dispute with management has been resolved.
A 50-year-old man has been killed, after his motorcycle and a car were in collision near Roundwood in Co Wicklow.
The Irish Blood Transfusion Service is to put on extra clinics in the run up to Christmas in an effort to deal with diminishing blood supplies.
Anti-government protesters have toppled the statue of Bolshevik leader Vladimir Lenin in central Kiev amid huge protests gripping Ukraine.
Three men who are believed to be victims of slavery have been taken to a place of safety following a series of raids by UK police.
Australia’s first gay and lesbian weddings could be annulled within a week if a high court challenge is successful.
South Africans have flocked to houses of worship for a national day of prayer and reflection to honour former president Nelson Mandela.
Rudi got a very big shock when he arrived back from his holidays in Canada.
Well, it's one way of using up your time on the bog.
We think Sinn Féin's Aengus O'Snodaigh needs to keep up with what's happening.
The 'Anchorman 2' PR machine keeps on rolling.
Boy band Rough Copy have been voted out of the ‘X Factor’ – leaving solo acts Sam Bailey, Luke Friend and Nicholas McDonald to fight it out in next week’s final.
Kanye West says his career has been a "giant art project".
Pressure has been ramped up ahead of next week’s 'X Factor' final – with the emotion getting the better of one of the show’s youngest contestants.
We now know who will contest the final of 'I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!'
Ireland today: It will be a fairly cloudy day with patchy rain mainly in the north and west, ...more weather
St Vincent's (Dublin) 3-12 Portlaoise (Laois) 3-9
Tomás Quinn bagged eight points, including three of the last four scores, as St. Vincent's claimed their fifth AIB Leinster Club SFC title at O'Connor Park, Tullamore this afternoon.
Connacht produced one of the biggest upsets in the history of the Heineken Cup as they rounded off a perfect weekend in Europe for the Irish provinces with a 16-14 win in Toulouse.
Munster coach Rob Penney says he doesn’t expect Conor Murray to play next week’s Heineken Cup return match in Perpignan.
League leaders Arsenal were handed a mouthwatering tie against north London rivals Tottenham in the third round of the FA Cup.