A Wexford man has told how his mother narrowly escaped when a temple collapsed in an aftershock in Nepal at the weekend.

British General to be sued over death of Catholic man in Belfast

One of Northern Ireland’s most senior British Army officers is to be sued over the death of a Catholic man in the North more than 40 years ago.

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DUP politician Jim Wells quits over gays slur

Northern Ireland’s Health Minister has quit after sparking controversy over comments about gay marriage.

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O'Gorman: Irish teenager 'a prisoner of conscience' in Egypt

The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Charlie Flanagan, is set to meet with his Egyptian counterpart today to discuss the case of Ibrahim Halawa.

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100 Irish caught up in Nepal quake; Nepalese asking to raise funds in Ireland

One hundred Irish people are believed to have been caught up in the Nepal earthquake and the Department of Foreign Affairs says contact is being made with many of ...

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Garda conference to call for improved pay and allowances

Pay issues are set to dominate the annual conference of rank-and-file gardaí in Carlow tomorrow.

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Liquidator to publicise Siteserv share register before its sale

Siteserve's share register for the period before its sale is to be made public from today.

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Gardaí investigate fire that kills man and seriously injures woman in Dublin

A technical examination will be carried out at the scene of a fatal house fire in Dublin later.

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Man who used Dublin Bus to escape robbery due in court

A man is due to appear in court this morning charged in connection with an armed robbery in Dublin on Saturday.

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Minister to propose new points system for higher level Leaving Cert

New proposals will make it harder to fail higher level papers in the Leaving Certificate.

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