Irish 'Singing Priest' Fr Ray Kelly wowed the judges on Britain's Got Talent with her version of R.E.M.'s 'Everybody Hurts'. Video: ITV/ Britain's Got Talent
An old, deaf and partially blind dog kept a lost three-old-girl safe for over 15 hours in rugged bushland in Australia. Video: Reuters
A "shop and drop” initiative aims to highlight excessive packaging by encouraging shoppers to politely remove packaging and leave it at the checkout of their local supermarket.
Fine Gael launch their Vote Yes campaign for the upcoming referendum on the Eighth Amendment at the Smock Alley in Dublin.
North Korea will immediately suspend nuclear and missile tests and scrap its nuclear test site and instead pursue economic growth and peace. Video: Reuters
Former taoiseach Bertie Ahern ended an interview with German public broadcaster Deutsche Welle after questions of his testimony at the Mahon Tribunal were raised. Video: Deutsche Welle
Irish Times political correspondent Harry McGee joins both the 'yes' and 'no' camps in Drogheda as they look to sway voters their way in the upcoming referendum on the eighth. Video: Harry McGee
The world's largest short-sea ro-ro ship arrived in Dublin Port, the ship should allow Irish cargo bypass British ports with direct routes to Europe.
Military forces often boast about the awe of airstrikes and missile launches, but what’s it like to experience their deadly shock on the ground? Video: New York Times
Tara Brady of the Irish Times talks to Benedict Cumberbatch about his latest Marvel Film Avengers: Infinity War and the challenges of keeping the films spoiler free.
Former US president George W. Bush has honoured U2 frontman Bono with the George W. Bush Medal for Distinguished Leadership for the musician's role in helping to fight against HIV/AIDS. Video: The George W. Bush Presidential Center
Environmentalists are warning people to dispose of debris safely after a seal pup was recorded playing with a knife in Hawaii, the knife was later retrieved with no harm caused to the animal. Video: Hawaii DLNR
Violent clashes erupted between protesters and police during a Paris demonstration organised by a major trade union to broaden opposition to French President Emmanuel Macron's reforms. Video: Reuters
Official trailer for film, The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society.
A police dashcam has captured the moment a house exploded in Hurst, Texas. The explosion was caused after a car crashed into a gas line on the property. Three people were injured but are expected to make full recoveries. Video: Hurst PD
Television and radio broadcaster Dale Winton has died aged 62, best known for his television appearances in the 1990s he also made a cameo in Danny Boyle's cult 1996 movie "Trainspotting".
US president Donald Trump has said he will "respectfully leave" his upcoming summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un if he feels "it is not going to be fruitful." Video: The White House
According to an EU directive Ireland has to recycle 65% of all waste electrical items by next year. In Port Laoise AMK Recycling are working to meet those targets. Video: Enda O'Dowd
The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) launches its #DrivingElectric campaign, hoping to encourage drivers to choose electric cars over petrol and diesel.
Minister for Communications Denis Naughten has denied that he misled the Dáil in his December 2016 statement on the purposed purchase of Celtic Media by INM. Video: Oireachtas TV
LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has discussed the possibility of representing his native Sweden at the 2018 World Cup on Jimmy Kimmel Live!. Video: ABC
EU Commission president Donald Tusk says that's Britain's decision to leave the EU has caused the border issue in Ireland, and it is up the UK to help solve the problem. Video: EU Parliament
Former US first lady Barbara Bush has died aged 91, in an archive interview from 2013 she spoke about her faith and how she did not fear death. Video: C-Span
An engine on a Southwest Airlines flight with 149 people aboard exploded in mid-air, killing one passenger. Video: Reuters
Mayo artist, Hetty Lawlor, has been chosen as the overall winner of this years Texaco Art Competition for a portrait the judges called "beautifully composed and perfectly executed."
Animal welfare groups have reacted with outrage after a muzzled circus bear, known as "Tima", was forced to perform at a Russian third-tier football match between FC Mashuk-KMV and FC Angusht. Video: FC Angusht
Stormy Daniels, an adult-film actress who alleges she had a sexual encounter with Donald Trump, says that Michael Cohen, Trump's personal lawyer, acts "like he is above the law." Video: Reuters
Irish country singer Big Tom McBride has died aged 81, in 2017 he released a duet with Margo O'Donnell called "A Love That's Lasted Through The Years". Video: Margo O'Donnell
21 years after RTÉ aired a documentary on life inside Mountjoy Prison, director Donald Taylor Black goes back inside the facility to see how things have changed. Video: RTÉ
Former FBI director James Comey’s new memoir offers his version of events surrounding his firing and the investigations into Russian election meddling and Hillary Clinton’s email practices.
Shannon RFC celebrate promotion to Divison 1A, their first promotion to the top flight of domestic rugby for five years, with a rousing rendition of their traditional song “There is an Isle”. Video: Red Eye Digital
British prime minister Theresa May faced questions in the House of Commons about the bombardment of Syria. Video: Parliamentlive.tv
Giant pandas love to play on swings, but they can't help feeling embarrassed when they fall off, which apparently happens all the time according to recently released video footage by the Shenyang Forest Zoological Garden in Shenyang City. Video: CCTV
When the luxuries are stripped away, can Toyota create a car that is pure enjoyment to drive? We take the Yaris GRMN for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
US coffee shop chain Starbucks has been accused of racial profiling after a video of two black men being arrested at one of their Philadelphia stores went viral, the pair were reported to police for allegedly trespassing. Video: Melissa Depino
Former FBI director James Comey describes the "out of body experience" he had when briefing US president Donald Trump on allegations he had been recorded in a sexual act in Moscow. Video: ABC News
Bear Grylls has returned to The Island, abandoning another group of alpha-avengers and smug marathon-running self-improvers on an uninhabitable Pacific Ocean isle in a nonsensical “fight for survival”.
Joshua Coleman started filming on his phone when a tornado touched down in Mountainburg, Arkansas, sending debris and rain swirling around the stopped vehicles on the side of the highway. Video: Reuters
An emergency warning has been issued for an out-of-control bushfire that is raging across parts of the Australian city of Sydney.
Over 500 firefighters are trying to control the blaze that has so far destroyed 1,000 hectares of bushland.
More chemical attacks in Syria will not be tolerated and the U.S. is prepared to strike again according to US Vice President Mike Pence, who added his voice to the chorus of warnings to Syria. Video: Reuters