Teachers planning on retiring at the end of the month are in for a massive cash pay out according to figures released by the Department of Education.
The number of people signing on has dropped by 3,200. Is this a small sign of hope in the middle of the recession?
Australians like Irish gas. Or at least that's what they've been saying since explorations found €55 billion worth of gas in lovely Leitrim.
The Irish brogue has been voted the second sexiest accent in the world, according to a new survey carried out by Hotels.com.
A dental technician in Limerick is trying to beat the recession blues by displaying a jar of teeth in his window accompanied by the words: "Second hand teeth for sale."
The internet is packed full of opinion sites all under the heading of freedom of speech. But an Irish judge has landed the first blow against them by shutting one down.
The vote is in - not the actual one, that's not until 2016 at the earliest - and the result is closer run that you might have thought.
It's official. Irish women are smarter than men. Yes, when it comes to brains and education, women are putting the men to shame.