A Dublin man has had the amount of jail time he will serve for the possession of nearly €2m worth of cannabis resin reduced by two years after a successful appeal.
A Polish man must await the outcome of his appeal against the five life sentences imposed on him for the rape and sexual assault of a woman.
Civil servants in charge of the country’s policing and justice system have a closed, secretive and “silo driven” culture, a hard-hitting review has revealed.
The top civil servant at the Department of Justice is to step down after the publication of a damning report into the running of the Department.
A strike on a Gaza park has killed 10 people, including nine children.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is demanding an end to the violence in Gaza “in the name of humanity”.
Liberia’s president has closed all but three land border crossings, restricted public gatherings and quarantined communities heavily affected by the Ebola outbreak.
South Korean students who survived April’s deadly Sewol ferry disaster have said they were repeatedly ordered by loudspeaker to stay in the sinking ship.
Carles Puyol is pictured bench-pressing his girlfriend.
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Tune in to BBC2 at 9pm for Children of Syria. Lyse Doucet follows the lives of six children over six months. Their stories offer an intimate and powerful insight into a country being torn apart.
Pharrell Williams wants to work with U2 and Oasis because he loves sharing the spotlight.
Tom Green says his marriage to Drew Barrymore was a "crazy whirlwind of a time".
Pink Floyd's new album will be "very spacey."
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Morgan Schneiderlin and Jay Rodriguez are understood to be close to linking-up with former manager Mauricio Pochettino at Tottenham as Southampton’s summer sale continues.
Arsenal have signed full-back Calum Chambers from Southampton for an undisclosed fee, the London club have announced.
FIFA is in the process of gathering information on the alleged racism directed at young Manchester City player Seko Fofana in Croatia last week.
Manchester City really should have considered the ramifications before starting the #askjesus hashtag.