Sun, 21 Apr 2024 08:42:30 +0100

The primary school attended by a seven-year-old boy who died after getting into difficulty in a hotel swimming pool yesterday afternoon has said he will be greatly missed. The boy has been named locally as Shay Lynch, a first-class pupil at Scoil Seanáin Naofa in Clonlara.

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 14:18:04 +0100

Tánaiste Micheál Martin has said that the Government will give "serious consideration" to a redress scheme for families of victims of the Stardust tragedy.

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 00:00:00 +0100

The Garda Representative Association has said the far-right has become emboldened and there has been an increase in assaults on gardaí, politicians and others online and in person.

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 02:27:28 +0100

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he would fight against sanctions being imposed on any Israeli military units for alleged rights violations, after media reports said the US was planning such a step.

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 01:31:49 +0100

The criminal trial of Former US President Donald Trump starts later today with opening statements by prosecution and defence lawyers in a Manhattan court.

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 03:01:00 +0100

A new report from EU Copernicus Climate Change Service and the World Meteorological Organisation has said there has been a 30% increase in heat-related mortality in Europe over the past 20 years.

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 00:00:01 +0100

A new study of brain activity has found that viewing your own image on video conferencing calls leads to mental fatigue.

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 04:51:02 +0100

Ecuador's President Daniel Noboa has won significant voter support for a raft of security measures says will help him fight sharply increased crime, a quick vote tally by the national electoral council showed.

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 03:34:19 +0100

At least five rockets were launched from Iraq's town of Zummar towards a US military base in north eastern Syria last night, two Iraqi security sources have said.

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 07:38:54 +0100

An Irish man has died after getting into difficulties while swimming in Portugal.

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 01:02:57 +0100

Egypt has welcomed home a 3,400-year-old statue depicting the head of King Ramses II after it was stolen and smuggled out of the country more than three decades ago.

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 14:50:46 +0100

Tánaiste Micheál Martin has said there was no row at the party leaders meeting about budget promises.

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 15:58:02 +0100

A Deliveroo rider who intervened during an attack on Parnell Street last November will contest the upcoming local elections for Fianna Fáil, the party has confirmed.

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 13:47:54 +0100

Relive Sunday's hurling championship action across both Munster and Leinster

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 07:44:50 +0100

Russia has said US politicians' support for €57 billion more in aid for Ukraine showed that Washington is wading much deeper into a hybrid war against Moscow that will end in humiliation on a par with the Vietnam or Afghanistan conflicts.

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 18:50:48 +0100

Manchester United survived an almighty scare to progress to the FA Cup final on penalties after Coventry fell agonisingly short of a sensational comeback win at Wembley.

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 10:42:30 +0100

Crowds gathered at Sydney's Bondi Beach for a candlelight memorial to the six people killed during a stabbing attack at a nearby shopping mall.

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 07:26:16 +0100

Gaza's civil defence has said dozens of bodies had been found buried at a Gaza hospital complex previously raided by Israel, as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to ramp up military pressure on Hamas.

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 05:00:01 +0100

€2 per litre fuel prices are firmly back in sight following the recent restoration of excise duties, with another due in August. €100 oil is also in prospect resulting in something of a 'perfect storm' forming on fuel forecourts.

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 15:24:14 +0100

Ireland's new media regulator is to review the rules around moratoriums on radio and television broadcasts during elections.