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Farmers 'losing patience' over sheep deaths from dog attacks
The Irish Farmers Association wants to see controls implemented to tackle “irresponsible dog ownership”.
O'Shea departs Mayo training session with knee injury on first night back
The Mayo captain is expected to undergo a scan later this week.
French minister describes Poland's LGBT rights situation as 'worrying'
LGBT rights have become a flashpoint issue in Poland in recent years under the populist Law and Justice (PiS) party government.
Rugby Australia makes salary cuts and stands down 75% of workforce
Meanwhile, Scottish Rugby has accounted pay deferrals for some of its biggest earners.
Ireland crash and burn as England rip Schmidt's men apart in London
Ireland conceded eight tries in a record defeat against the English.
'Don't give up on this team': Schmidt confident Ireland will bounce back
There are major areas for concern heading towards the World Cup.
Irish starlet Obafemi forced off with recurrence of hamstring injury against Arsenal
A worrying blow for the teenager.
62 people were injured by scramblers and quad bikes last year
Armenian national Ilabek Avetian suffered devastating injuries at the hands of a scrambler bike in a north Dublin park earlier this month.
Tesla car, in autopilot mode, speeds up before crashing into parked fire engine
Two people were injured, including the owner of the car who has been charged with traffic offences.
Neymar's debut season with PSG is over, Brazil star now faces race to be fit for the World Cup
The forward, who will undergo surgery this weekend, is looking at three months out with a broken metatarsal.
Non-emergency surgical death rates in Africa are double the global average
Elective surgeries in African countries have a death rate double that of the global average, a new study reveals.
'Regrettable': US military apologises after helicopter window falls on Japanese school
The US military said it was taking the incident “extremely seriously”.
About a fifth of us aged 35 today will be physically disabled in 30 years
New research suggests that roughly one in four European women and one in six men are expected to be living with a physical disability by 2047.
No return date in sight for Jared Payne as Ulster continue to monitor him closely
The Ireland international hasn’t played since June.
MNF dig out stat that shows how poor Mourinho's away record against top six is
Analyst Jamie Carragher believes Man United won’t win the Premier League until they improve that area.
There were 165 racist incidents reported in just six months in Ireland
Of the reported incidents, 37 were alleged serious offences, including 30 involving racist language, 25 assaults and 41 cases of repeated harassment.
Kenyan doctors claim they supplied British athletes with performance-enhancing drugs
Concerning allegations were made in The Sunday Times.
Some England players didn't seem bothered by their humiliating Euro exit last night
Adam Lallana was photographed smiling and joking with friends directly after the game.
Watch: North Korean propaganda video shows submarine nuclear strike on the US
The isolated state has been stepping up both its anti-US rhetoric and its efforts to secure submarine nuclear capability in recent months.
Concern for Johnny Sexton as out-half suffers another head injury
He was replaced after just nine minutes of Leinster’s game with Wasps this afternoon.
'Invincible' bacteria will make common diseases untreatable
Scientists say when the gene becomes global it will mean doctors will not be able to treat common diseases like pneumonia.
Man United may have to plan without Martial as French striker spotted on crutches
The 19-year-old could be set for a spell on the sidelines due to a foot injury picked up at Wembley last night.
European disaster for Leinster as Cullen's men go down to Wasps at the RDS
The Irish province were shockingly poor against Dai Youngs’ energetic side.
Big blow for Barca as Lionel Messi ruled out for up to two months with knee injury
Barcelona’s talisman left the field after just 10 minutes in today’s La Liga clash.
Worrying red light photos show impatient driver in near-miss with tram
The new red light camera – at one of the worst spots in Dublin for Luas-car collisions – has been capturing footage for the last few weeks.
'Only a madman' would bring children to see Italian football, says Juve boss
Crowd trouble marred the Turin derby between Juve and Torino at the weekend.
Masked men burst into house and attack occupant with baseball bats
Another man and woman were also in the house at the time but were not injured.
Could a plane really be hijacked over its own Wi-Fi?
The FBI have told airlines in the US to watch for signs their planes are being hacked – by people logged onto any onboard internet service.
Being unhealthy can be a bit of a goldmine...
An Irish pension provider is offering larger payouts to people who are, well, likely to die sooner.
From bad to worse: Back pains force Tigers Woods to withdraw at Torrey Pines
The former world number one was unable to finish the 12th hole in the latest setback of his career.
Opinion: A person who suffers from anxiety can’t just 'get over it' – it's not that simple
Being a little more accepting of somebody with anxiety problems could make it a little easier for them to deal with it themselves.
This Alex Pearce tackle may have put Riccardo Montolivo out of the World Cup
The AC Milan captain has suffered a suspected broken ankle in tonight’s friendly after the Ireland defender’s early challenge.
Creches under investigation again following more revelations about care
The HSE is now investigating a number of serious cases.
"Worrying figures" show we spent less on clothing, books and furniture in April
Retail Ireland has said government must give consumers “hope and a reason to start spending”.
Injury could rule O'Connell out of Pro12 semi and Ireland's tour to New Zealand
The Munster captain roared in agony as his leg was caught in a tangle of bodies at a hotly contested ruck.
Criticism of 'strip search' in women's prison
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin described a new report on the Dochás centre in Mountjoy as ‘worrying’ after it alleged female inmates had to strip in front of male staff during a search.