Vogue hails Irish actress Aisling Franciosi a 'breakout star'This story is enriched with multi-media content

Vogue hails Irish actress Aisling Franciosi a 'breakout star'

Irish-Italian actress Aisling Franciosi has been dubbed by Vogue as the Breakout Star of this summer's independent film, 'The Nightingale'.

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One of India's largest cities is running out of water

One of India's largest cities is running out of water

A major city in India is running out of water and is currently importing water via trains in an effort to cope.

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UNICEF to vaccinate 67,000 children against measles in Ebola hit Democratic Republic of Congo

UNICEF to vaccinate 67,000 children against measles in Ebola hit Democratic Republic of Congo

UNICEF have announced plans to vaccinate 67,000 children in the Ituri province of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

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London Underground begins tracking passengers' journeys via Wi-Fi on devices

London Underground begins tracking passengers' journeys via Wi-Fi on devices

The London Underground has begun gathering information from customers in order to improve congestion within stations, the Transport for London (TFL) has said.

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Survey finds 87% of project managers believe Brexit will negatively impact their business

Survey finds 87% of project managers believe Brexit will negatively impact their business

A cross border survey has found uncertainty amongst project managers in both North and South Ireland.

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Outrage as 'processional caterpillars' flock to scale Ayers Rock before ban

Outrage as 'processional caterpillars' flock to scale Ayers Rock before ban

Photographs have surfaced on social media of climbers flocking to climb the sacred indigenous Uluru, or 'Ayers Rock' in Australia, sparking controversy.

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WATCH: Drivers abandon cars to collect $100 bills as armored truck's doors fly open on highway

WATCH: Drivers abandon cars to collect $100 bills as armored truck's doors fly open on highway

Bad day at the office? At least you weren't driving the armoured truck whose doors flew open, sending thousands of crisp dollar bills billowing down a US highway.

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Dublin temps will rise 3.3C by 2050, climate change study shows; London will be as hot as Melbourne

Dublin temps will rise 3.3C by 2050, climate change study shows; London will be as hot as Melbourne

A new climate study has shown the projected climate change of major cities across the world by 2050 and the results are startling.

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Man survives after being swept over waterfall at Niagara Falls

Man survives after being swept over waterfall at Niagara Falls

A man has survived after having been "swept over" the Canadian Horseshoe Falls, part of Niagara Falls, in Canada.

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Homicide kills more people than armed conflict; Women continue to bear 'greatest burden'

Homicide kills more people than armed conflict; Women continue to bear 'greatest burden'

A study from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has shown that homicide has caused more deaths worldwide than armed conflict and terrorism combined. ...

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US teenager sentenced to life in prison for beheading classmate

US teenager sentenced to life in prison for beheading classmate

A teenager in the United States has been handed two life sentences for beheading his classmate almost three years ago.

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Uber launches helicopter service in New York CityThis story is enriched with multi-media content

Uber launches helicopter service in New York City

Uber has announced its plans to offer helicopter services in New York City.

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Best Western announces Bunratty Castle Hotel as first in BW Singature Collection

Best Western announces Bunratty Castle Hotel as first in BW Singature Collection

Best Western Hotels and Resorts has confirmed that the 144-room Bunratty Castle is to be their first of the BW Singature Collection Hotel.

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US Women's Soccer jersey becomes Nike's #1 ever sold in one season

The United States Women's soccer jersey has become the number one best-selling soccer jersey, men's or women's, ever sold on Nike.com in a single season.

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Ireland set for temperature highs of 22 C

Good news for those fearing that summer was all too brief. Met Eireann has released a national weather forecast for the next week and the warm weather doesn't seem ...

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The heartbreaking story of the sculptor behind that Melania Trump statue

The heartbreaking story of the sculptor behind that Melania Trump statue

A sculpture of US First Lady Melania Trump has been unveiled just outside her hometown of Sevnica, Slovenia and has been gaining traction online for the uniqueness. ...

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Limerick awarded European Green Leaf Award alongside Belgian city

Limerick awarded European Green Leaf Award alongside Belgian city

Limerick has been awarded the title of European Green Leaf 2020 for smaller cities alongside the Belgian city of Mechelen.

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People are sharing the lies parents told them on Twitter and it's actually quite funny

Has your face ever been whipped into a permanently goofy face because the wind changed before you had a chance to return to a normal expression?

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Raise Your Glass: P!NK spotted out and about in Temple Bar pub

Raise Your Glass: P!NK spotted out and about in Temple Bar pub

Superstar P!NK took to the stage at the RDS Stadium in Dublin on Tuesday as part of her Beautiful Trauma World Tour.

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'First of its kind' zip line attraction opens at Tayto Park

'First of its kind' zip line attraction opens at Tayto Park

Tayto Park has revealed the opening of its latest attraction- the first of its kind in Europe.

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Firefighters in Brussels set street alight in salary protest

Firefighters in Brussels set street alight in salary protest

Firefighters in Brussels are setting the streets alight in a protest over their salary.

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Brace yourself: Disney & Pixar announce new film made by 'Inside Out' and 'Up' directorThis story is enriched with multi-media content

Brace yourself: Disney & Pixar announce new film made by 'Inside Out' and 'Up' director

Walt Disney has announced new Pixar film by the same director who brought the world 'Inside Out' and 'Up'.

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Derry Girls, Stranger Things, OITNB and more coming to Netflix this JulyThis story is enriched with multi-media content

Derry Girls, Stranger Things, OITNB and more coming to Netflix this July

From parallel universes to prison cells- here's some of what you can expect from Netflix this July:

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WATCH: Kerry actress Jessie Buckley performs on The Stephen Colbert ShowThis story is enriched with multi-media content

WATCH: Kerry actress Jessie Buckley performs on The Stephen Colbert Show

Irish actress Jessie Buckley has been making waves worldwide for her performances as an artist and actress.

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Gay garda sacked in 1982 seeks apology and meeting with Garda Commissioner

A gay Garda who was dismissed from the force in 1982 is calling for a meeting with the Garda Commissioner for an apology and explanation surrounding the decision.

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Youghal-born solicitor on confronting challenges faced as visually-impaired athlete

Youghal-born solicitor on confronting challenges faced as visually-impaired athlete

Record-breaking runs by Youghal-born solicitor Sinead Kane are confronting many people’s perceptions of what can be achieved by a visually-impaired athlete, ...

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At least one dead as helicopter crashes into building in midtown Manhattan

At least one dead as helicopter crashes into building in midtown Manhattan

A helicopter has crashed into a building in Midtown Manhattan in New York.

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George Ezra support acts revealed for upcoming Irish showsThis story is enriched with multi-media content

George Ezra support acts revealed for upcoming Irish shows

The support acts for George Ezra's Irish gigs have been revealed.

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UPDATE: Sci-fi themed bar The Cauldron hopeful of opening Dublin outpostThis story is enriched with multi-media content

UPDATE: Sci-fi themed bar The Cauldron hopeful of opening Dublin outpost

Fans have been left disappointed by the announcement that plans to open a sci-fi themed bar in Dublin has been cancelled.

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Health Minister welcomes start of Men's Health WeekThis story is enriched with multi-media content

Health Minister welcomes start of Men's Health Week

Health Minister Simon Harris and Health Promotion Minister Catherine Byrne welcomed the beginning of Men's Health Week today.

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Former Spurs defender and Leyton Orient manager Justin Edinburgh dies aged 49

Former Spurs defender and Leyton Orient manager Justin Edinburgh has died aged 49.

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Brigitte Bierlein becomes Austria's first female chancellor

Austrian president Alexander Van der Bellen has named Brigitte Bierlein the country's first female chancellor.

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JK Rowling announces four new Harry Potter stories to be released this year

JK Rowling announces four new Harry Potter stories to be released this year

JK Rowling has announced the launch of four new Harry Potter stories that will be made available from June 7.

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WATCH: Hugh Jackman drinks pint of Guinness he 'waited his whole life' for in Dublin

WATCH: Hugh Jackman drinks pint of Guinness he 'waited his whole life' for in Dublin

Hugh Jackman is happy to be in Ireland judging from his posts on social media.

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Two critically endangered lemur babies born at Fota Wildlife Park

Two critically endangered Black and White Ruffed lemur babies have been born at Fota Wildlife Park in Cork on April 27 to mother 'Cloud', who is 17-years-old, and ...

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Disneyland Paris to hold open auditions in Dublin for Disney and Marvel characters

Disneyland Paris to hold open auditions in Dublin for Disney and Marvel characters

Have you ever dreamed of becoming a Disney prince or princess? Or perhaps you've dreamt of becoming a Marvel superhero?

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Most complained about film in Ireland last year revealed

Most complained about film in Ireland last year revealed

The latest report from the Irish Film Classification Office (IFCO) has revealed that 'SHOW DOGS' has been the most complained about film last year.

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Man dies after setting himself on fire outside White House

Man dies after setting himself on fire outside White House

A man who set himself on fire outside of the White House yesterday has died from his injuries.

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World's tiniest baby, weighing as light as an apple, born in California

World's tiniest baby, weighing as light as an apple, born in California

The world's smallest surviving baby ever born, weighing as light as an apple, was delivered in Sand Diego, California in December last year.

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Here's all you need to know ahead of Metallica's concert at SlaneThis story is enriched with multi-media content

Here's all you need to know ahead of Metallica's concert at Slane

Here's everything you need to know ahead of Metallica's concert at Slane.

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Selena Gomez opens up: 'Social media is terrible for young people'

Selena Gomez opens up: 'Social media is terrible for young people'

Selena Gomez has opened up about social media and the impact it has had and is having on young people and her generation.

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Waste Wars: Philippines withdraws diplomats after Canada misses deadline to take back rubbish

Waste Wars: Philippines withdraws diplomats after Canada misses deadline to take back rubbish

The Philippines has withdrawn its diplomats as Canada missed the deadline yesterday to take back tonnes of rubbish that was mistakenly sent to the Philippines back ...

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Cork actress Fiona Shaw wins big at BAFTAs; Told she couldn't play part with Irish accent

Cork actress Fiona Shaw wins big at BAFTAs; Told she couldn't play part with Irish accent

Cork actress Fiona Shaw has won a BAFTA award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in BBC thriller Killing Eve.

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Derry Girls stars reunite for BAFTA awards

Derry Girls stars reunite for BAFTA awards

The stars of Lisa McGee's hit series Derry Girls have reunited in full ahead of the BAFTA awards tonight.

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WATCH: Big Little Lies trailer starring Meryl Streep and Nicole Kidman released

WATCH: Big Little Lies trailer starring Meryl Streep and Nicole Kidman released

The trailer for season two of the highly anticipated series Big Little Lies has been released courtesy of HBO.

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Uber makes rocky stock market debut

Uber makes rocky stock market debut

Transportation network company Uber has had a rocky start with its New York Stock Exchange debut, with shares sinking almost 9%.

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Cork community project aims to put paid to coastal plastic pollution

Cork community project aims to put paid to coastal plastic pollution

A small community project in Cork that encourages people to pick up three pieces of plastic whenever they visit the coast is fast gaining momentum, writes Rebecca ...

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Fantastic to get rid of plastic, but we need less to dump in the first place

Fantastic to get rid of plastic, but we need less to dump in the first place

Ditching the plastic feels good, but what consumers really need is less plastic to dump in the first place, writes

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Madeleine McCann: Scotland Yard apply for more funding as local police reportedly have 'new suspect'

Madeleine McCann: Scotland Yard apply for more funding as local police reportedly have 'new suspect'

Twelve years ago today, Madeleine McCann disappeared in Praia da Luz, Portugal.

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Ashton Kutcher to testify against alleged serial killer accused of murdering his ex

Ashton Kutcher to testify against alleged serial killer accused of murdering his ex

Hollywood actor Ashton Kutcher is expected to testify in the trial of Michael Gargiulo, accused killing three women and attempting to kill a fourth between 2001 ...

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