Ikea launches nationwide delivery
Now everyone in the country can have a Billy bookcase delivered to their door for a nominal fee.
Now everyone in the country can have a Billy bookcase delivered to their door for a nominal fee.
A busy mother whose daughter suffers from an extremely rare disorder requiring round-the-clock care credits a leading children's charity with giving her back her life.
Increasing wind energy is not the answer to decreasing the country's carbon emissions, according to campaign group Wind Aware.
A brave boy who recently lost his beloved football-mad grandfather to cancer had his dream come true after being named an official mascot for the Boys in Green at last night's World Cup qualifier...
A pair of poet WB Yeats's iconic spectacles sold for 20 times the guide price at auction last night.
The Gate Theatre has confirmed it has been forced to push back its latest production by a week due to the fallout from the ongoing controversy surrounding its former artistic director Michael Colgan.
Dublin City Council overwhelmingly rejected an emergency motion to address the withdrawal of the Freedom of the City honour bestowed on Aung San Suu Kyi at tonight's meeting.
The family of missing teacher Eimear Noonan have confirmed the "heartbreaking news" that the 21-year-old has died in France.
Broadcaster Teena Gates knows what it feels like to be a foot soldier in Ireland's 'hidden army' of unpaid carers.
A garda protection post yesterday remained at the home of the late Taoiseach Liam Cosgrave despite questions being raised about the use of Garda resources.
Thousands of rail passengers and soccer fans are breathing a sigh of relief after unions agreed to suspend their rail strike action on foot of a Labour Court recommendation.
A 97-year-old army veteran spent five decades trying to trace the missing body of a heroic teenage soldier killed in the Congo Civil War.
The strike at Irish Rail is still ongoing even though both sides will attend the Labour Court today in a bid to resolve the dispute, according to the National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU).
An abstract artist who brought a sketchbook to the beach as a child when other kids played with buckets and spades has been awarded the prestigious Savills Arts Prize.
The number of mothers giving birth over the age of 40 increased by almost 63pc in just a decade, according to the latest Vital Statistics report from the CSO.
Commuters were resigned to their own contingency plans as they faced today without commuter rail or Dart services.
NUI Galway is above the national average when it comes to promoting women to senior posts, a new study reveals.
Childcare fees have risen by an average of €7 a week since last year - with Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown the most expensive area.
A talented young GAA player has been killed in a horrific car crash. The popular footballer, from Silverbridge, Co Armagh, was named locally last night as Brian Hearty, who turned 26 on Saturday, according to gardai.
Two British tourists who were visiting Dublin for a stag weekend were stabbed in an apparent random and unprovoked attack in the capital's north inner city.
Thousands of gamers spanning three generations are flocking to the Convention Centre in Dublin over the bank holiday weekend for an ultimate gaming event.
A special exhibit showcasing how our ancient Celtic ancestors were the originators of modern Halloween traditions has been put on display by the National Museum of Ireland.
The force isn't with the current Fine Gael Government, according to ex-justice minister Alan Shatter, who claims his former political opponents have likened him to 'Star Wars' villain Darth Vader.
Men are more likely to get penalty points than women and to be caught chatting on their mobile phone while driving.
The heartbroken family of IRA murder victim Tom Oliver have broken their silence more than 26 years after the father-of-seven was abducted and murdered.
Two women have been rushed to hospital – one in serious condition – following a collision between a cyclist and pedestrian on Dublin’s Gardiner Street this evening.
A man has died after falling from a roof while attempting to make repairs to damage caused by Hurricane Ophelia.
Five days of strikes on the railways will hit commuters as well as Christmas shoppers and more than 51,000 football fans attending Ireland's World Cup playoff against Denmark.
The heartbroken wife of a Dublin man who died while snorkelling on their honeymoon has told his family how she turned around and he had disappeared.
Boxing legend Michael Carruth was happy to fight the good fight at the Irish Film Institute to encourage film-goers to put themselves in the shoes of those living with Cystic Fibrosis.
The threat of rail chaos affecting DART, commuter and intercity trains came a step closer to reality after talks aimed at averting a strike broke down last night.
The resurgence of cocktail culture is driving a new-found love for gin.
Eamonn Campbell, a long-standing member of trad music legends The Dubliners, has died at the age of 70.
A small rural hamlet came to a standstill to mourn the tragic passing of a hard-working young farmer and family man who died in an accident on his family farm.
A small rural community came to a standstill this afternoon to mourn the tragic passing of a hardworking young farmer and family man who died in a farming accident on his family farm.
FR Brian D’Arcy, former Republic of Ireland football manager Brian Kerr and well-known businessman Charlie Chawke were among the mourners paying their respects to broadcast legend Jimmy Magee today.
MEP Brian Hayes has offered an olive branch to a leading Islamic leader over controversial tweets about Irish Muslims by a fellow Fine Gael party member.
One of the country's largest teachers' unions moved last night to reassure up to 30,000 people that their credit card information is safe despite a breach of its online learning portal by hackers last week.
Mayo captain Cillian O'Connor will be well used to the din of Croke Park judging by the raucous cheers in his workplace yesterday.
A cyclist who was killed following a collision with a tractor is the sixth person to die on our roads in less than a week.
Storm Aileen - the first named storm of the year - was expected to churn up gusts of more than 110kmh as it swept across the country last night.
With painted faces, fancy dress costumes and even painted cars, the capital's taxi drivers turned up by the car load to create a special day out for special children.
A murder investigation is under way after a man was shot dead in a gun attack in the capital last night.
Irish tourists on holiday in Florida spoke of taking refuge in baths and closets as Hurricane Irma pounded outside.
Veteran Newstalk broadcaster George Hook faces a dressing-down by management today over offensive comments he made on his 'High Noon' show that has cost it its sponsorship.
Legendary Dublin rocker Christy Dignam has vowed the show will go on, despite his needing further chemotherapy treatment.
An animal welfare charity has made an urgent appeal for homes for more than two dozen Jack Russell terrier dogs and pups which had been bred at a single property.
Homelessness and children's charities have expressed despair after the number of homeless people jumped 25pc over the past year to hit an all-time high.
A Dublin taxi driver has said that he is facing repossession of his home due to crippling interest rates after taking out a loan from a sub-prime lender more than a decade ago.
A Dublin woman who took part in the global study on microplastics in drinking water was shocked when traces were found in her household tap water.
A record number of families have appealed to the St Vincent de Paul charity for help with back-to-school costs this year.
A stowaway dog who made a hundred kilometre journey from his home after hopping an Irish Rail commuter train has been happily reunited with his owner.
The M1 motorway will remain closed in both directions near Drogheda until approximately 1am this morning following an accident involving a lorry.
She was labelled an embarrassment and 'weak' regarding her attitude towards illegal immigration by Donald Trump when he won the primary in her native state of South Carolina.
The National Union of Journalists is considering lodging a formal complaint with the Garda watchdog over allegations that press photographers were subjected to heavy-handed tactics by gardaí at a crime scene.
Call him Irish Rail’s version of the Littlest Hobo.
Complaints about landlords hiking rents beyond the 4pc annual ceiling in specially designated Rent Pressure Zones have exploded since the new rules went into effect last Christmas, according to the residential tenancies watchdog.
Campaigners are breathing a sigh of relief after Dublin City Council agreed to save dozens of mature trees lining Fairview Park that it planned to fell to make way for a seafront cycle path.
A local legend who brought a smile to the faces of generations of Dubliners has been immortalised in a special plaque dedicated to his memory.
He may have lost his much-hyped bout with Floyd Mayweather, but to his many hometown fans Conor McGregor will always be a winner.
The 'selfie' culture is breeding an unexpected social problem in schools - the spread of head lice, according to a leading pharmacist.
Parents are being urged to educate their children on road safety as they return to school next week.
Local authorities should beef up inspection and establish an NCT-style certification system for the private rental housing market, according to the housing agency Threshold.
Services on the Green LUAS line were temporarily delayed this evening after a teenage boy brushed against a moving tram.
The crew of the Rescue 116 helicopter, coast guard volunteer Caitríona Lucas and slain gardaí Tony Golden and Adrian Donohoe are to be remembered in a musical tribute next month.
More than a quarter of college students will be broke once their rent is paid this year, according to the Union of Students in Ireland (USI).
GAA fans travelling to Dublin for Saturday's All-Ireland semi-final replay between Mayo and Kerry will have to dig deep into their pockets for a coveted hotel room.
A headstone with the inscription "You will never be forgotten", a toilet seat and cistern, and a live turtle are among the more bizarre items left behind by passengers at Dublin Airport.
Limerick native Kate Stapleton was seriously worried she might have to forego her final year of college this year because she couldn't find a roof over her head.
Hundreds of students face putting their college dreams on hold this autumn due to the housing crisis.
Actress Pauline McLynn is urging the Irish public to show its solidarity for jailed Irishman Ibrahim Halawa.
So-called 'love rats' are overwhelmingly cat people, while owners of rodents are typically faithful to their partners, a survey of cheating spouses reveals
Microbiologists are on the alert for a drug-resistant superbug that has spread to 55 hospitals in the UK.
A mysterious "festival" to celebrate Dublin's Creative Quarter in less than a fortnight has left local traders scratching their heads.
A majority of Irish motorists are in favour of the State supporting the roll-out of electric cars.
Insurers have been accused of ageism by charging extra for knee and hip replacements, even though they are legally barred from discriminating on the basis of age.
Staff at a disability care home in Co Kildare were used as human shields to prevent residents from attacking each other following a litany of assaults against residents and staff, a damning report by the health watchdog has found.
Almost half of rough sleepers and other homeless people recorded on Census Night last year were families, the latest figures from the CSO reveal.
A coalition of more than 30 health, children's and women's groups is urging parents to disregard the 'fake news' about the virtually non-existent side-effects to the HPV vaccine that can save hundreds of Irish women a year from developing cancer.
An HSE-run nursing home in Drogheda has failed all but two of 11 standards during a follow-up inspection by the health watchdog.
It was 'the biggest day of their lives' as members of the Riding for the Disabled Association rubbed shoulders with the Irish Aga Khan squad on the eve of the Dublin Horse Show.
A daredevil rider who glides over hurdles while standing poker straight on the backs of two horses is among more than 150 exciting equestrian events on offer as the Dublin Horse Show returns to the RDS on Wednesday.
Sports personality Marty Morrissey has refused to be drawn into the pay row at RTÉ.
The Government is looking to hire a person to train more than 1,000 senior gardaí on the need to uphold the law and act with honesty and integrity while carrying out their day-to-day duties.
The editor of the Irish edition of 'The Sunday Times' has remained silent despite the ongoing controversy surrounding the newspaper's sacking of outspoken columnist Kevin Myers.
A leading Jewish organisation has come to the defence of embattled columnist Kevin Myers.
Driving bans will be recognised on both sides of the Border from today.
Vanessa Feltz has said she feels "extremely upset" over the Sunday Times column in which controversial journalist Kevin Myers suggested she and fellow BBC presenter Claudia Winkleman earned more because they were Jewish.
Controversial columnist Kevin Myers has been dropped from the 'Sunday Times' and the newspaper forced to apologise for causing "offence to Jewish people" after a piece he wrote was deemed to be anti-Semitic.
A horse trainer is to be waked at his home today after he was tragically killed when a horse kicked him while he was trying to coax it over a bridge.
The proliferation of unreliable or 'fake news' on social media has actually boosted trust in traditional media in Ireland, according to the head of the State broadcasting watchdog.
The Phoenix Park this year recorded its hottest solstice temperatures in six decades, but the heatwave was short-lived in an otherwise dreary start to summer.
Police in Canada have called off their search for Co Mayo GAA star David Gavin (26) who is presumed drowned after he dived off a bridge into a river in British Columbia.
Leo Varadkar doesn't appear to be rocking this lobster as he gets to grips with a feisty crustacean at the Seafest 2017 maritime festival in Galway at the weekend.
A homeless mother, who was told to seek refuge in a Garda station as an alternative to sleeping rough, said she is not surprised promises to end emergency accommodation in hotels this month never materialised.
An underwater search resumed yesterday for a talented young GAA star from Co Mayo who is presumed drowned after a tragic swimming accident in Canada.
Nearly a quarter of Irish adults will spend an average of €316 each at music festivals this summer - and that doesn't include the price of tickets.
The coastal town of Skerries was united in grief this morning as around a thousand mourners paid their respects to Jamie McAllister who tragically drowned off the coast in a fishing accident.
Telephone's, wellies, computers and even the kitchen sinks from the former Central Bank building went under the hammer in a massive auction.
An angler got more than he bargained for after he hooked two massive sixgill sharks off the coast of Clare in less than three hours.
TELEPHONES, wellies, computers and even the kitchen sinks from the former Central Bank building went under the hammer in a massive auction.
People attending tonight's Shawn Mendes concert at the 3Arena will be subject to pat-down body searches, a ban on backpacks and other heightened security measures in the wake of the Manchester Arena bombing.
A massive search for a missing crewman after his fishing boat capsized and sank just metres off the coast of Skerries has recovered a body.
A massive search off the coast of north county Dublin for a missing fisherman has been stood down for the night.
A member of the State’s spending watchdog is calling for an investigation into allegations of spending malpractice at some of Ireland’s top universities.
Mount Dillon, Co. Longford rivalled Florence in southern Italy as Ireland basked in the hottest day of the year so far.
A seven-month-old baby girl has died in hospital after she was left unattended in a car for a number of hours on the hottest day of the year.
A Dublin couple with two young children was among a dozen homeless families whose only alternative to sleeping rough was to seek refuge at a garda station due to the lack of emergency accommodation.
Representatives from across the political spectrum were united in grief as they stood for a minute's silence in solidarity with the victims of the Manchester terror atrocity.
A barking seal is believed to have sparked a massive search operation off the coast of Howth early on Tuesday morning.
Most people believe the taxman should come down hard on bloggers and other 'social media influencers' who don't declare monetary and other 'gifts', a new survey reveals.
A village's beloved vintage phone box has been reborn as a miniature library.
Gardaí helped raise more than €63,000 for a mental health charity after successfully climbing four mountains in three days.