A few people ran across into Macedonia but were quickly detained by police

Migrants try to storm Greek-Macedonian border

16.53 Hundreds of Moroccans, Algerians and Pakistanis tried to storm the border between Greece and Macedonia today, tearing down part of the barbed wire fence at the crossing and demanding to be allowed to carry on into northern Europe.

While not yet banned in Ireland, authorities have "significant safety concerns" over the use of hoverboards here

Hoverboards turned away over fire fears

18.30 More than 1,000 hoverboards, reminiscent of those made famous by Back To The Future, have been turned away from Ireland over fears they could burst into flames.

SIPTU seeking clarification over proposed increase in DART frequency

SIPTU criticises Ianród Éireann over DART proposal

16.46 SIPTU has accused the management of Ianród Éireann of attempting to "ride roughshod" over the conditions of employment of train drivers by announcing a ten-minute frequency DART service without driver agreement.

People pay tribute to Oleg Peshkov and Alexander Pozynich who lost their lives after Turkey shot down a Russian jet

Russia plans economic moves against Turkey

16.36 Russia is preparing a raft of retaliatory economic measures against Turkey after the NATO member downed one of its warplanes, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said today.

HIQA also stated that residents' finances were not protected

Kilkenny care centre not fit for purpose - HIQA

14.56 A unit in Kilkenny catering for 28 people with complex medical needs including dementia and visual impairments has been criticised in a number of reports by the Health Information and Quality Authority.