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Two Irish people received suspended sentences in connection with the deaths of two students in Belgium.
Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams will outline when he will step down as leader at the party's ard fheis in November - but will lead Sinn Féin into the next General Election.
Sinn Féin's youngest public representative has today announced her resignation from the party. Lisa Marie Sheehy has blamed a "hostile and toxic" environment for her decision to leave.
Freelance doctors are "blackmailing" hospitals by holding a wildcat strike, according to a surgeon in one of the affected hospitals.
Russian president Vladimir Putin has condemned North Korea's latest nuclear test as "provocative".
Hurricane Irma is continuing to grow and pick up speed as it travels westwards to the northeastern Caribbean and on to the US.
The unemployment rate was 6.3% last month, official figures have revealed.
INPHO photographer Morgan Treacy captured the beautiful moment when Galway manager Micheál Donoghue met his father Miko for the first time since winning the All-Ireland final on Sunday.
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They say not all superheroes wear capes and in this case it’s a tea towel. Introducing Bat Dad - the Kerry father who will banish bats from causing havoc in your kitchen.
Fresh from his Electric Picnic gig, Bill Bailey has announced he’s returning to Ireland with not one but two gigs.
As Jen Hogan’s book hits the shelves today, she gives us an insight into how she manages school with her seven children.