The crash happened beyond junction 13 of the M7 last night

GSOC investigating fatal Kildare crash

10.47 The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission is investigating a crash in Co Kildare in which a woman was killed and several other people were injured.

A refugee from eastern Ukraine walks in a refugee camp in Russia's Rostov region

Fighting in Ukraine has displaced over 800k people

10.46 The conflict in Ukraine has driven more than 824,000 people from their homes, the UN refugee agency said this morning, warning that it was having to quickly prepare aid to offset the impact of winter.

The NSAI warned that costumes and accessories such have a visible CE mark

Parents warned over Halloween costumes

10.12 The National Standards Authority of Ireland has urged parents to check for safety labels and markings when shopping for Halloween costumes and accessories.

A couple in their 70s were found dead at their home in Carndonagh yesterday

Man questioned over Donegal deaths

10.13 A 42-year-old man arrested after the discovery of the bodies of Jimmy and Kathleen Cuddihy at their home in Carndonagh, Co Donegal remains in custody at Buncrana Garda Station.

The man acted alone and there was no apparent link to an attack in Quebec earlier in the week

Ottawa gunman identified as muslim convert

23 Oct The gunman involved in yesterday's shooting at the Canadian Parliament Buildings had plans to travel to Syria and had been in correspondence with someone previously arrested on terrorism charges.

The kidnapping comes as talks on freeing over 200 other female hostages seized in April continue

25 girls kidnapped by militants in Nigeria

23 Oct Suspected Boko Haram militants kidnapped at least 25 girls in an attack on a remote town in north eastern Nigeria, despite talks on freeing over 200 other female hostages they seized last April.

Two men were injured in the incident

Gardaí investigate attack at Cork hospital

23 Oct Gardaí in Cork are investigating an incident in which members of one family were attacked by members of another family at one of the country's busiest emergency departments

The watchdog said the religious congregations' support for complainants continues to be inconsistent

Congregations response to victims 'inconsistent'

23 Oct The Catholic Church child protection watchdog has found that eight religious congregations often failed to contact directly people making child sexual abuse allegations against priests, brothers and nuns.

Bord na gCon is to sell its Harold's Cross Stadium as well as properties and land banks in both Limerick and Clare

Limerick Greyhound Stadium expenses criticised

23 Oct The Comptroller and Auditor General has criticised the expenditure incurred by Bord na gCon in the development of the Limerick Greyhound Stadium and has blamed it for adding considerably to its debts.

Around €4m to €5m was spent on design fees for the Mater site

€35m lost on abandoned Mater site plans

23 Oct Around €35m is expected to be written off for the design and other work related to the abandoned plan to have the new National Children's Hospital at the Mater Hospital site.

Bellevue is one of eight hospitals in New York equipped to handle patients diagnosed with Ebola

Doctor in New York being tested for Ebola

23 Oct A New York City hospital is running Ebola tests on a doctor who returned to the US from West Africa with a fever and gastrointestinal symptoms, according to the city's health department.

Newstalk is to provide news to six radio stations in the UTV group

NUJ concerned by UTV deal with Newstalk

23 Oct The NUJ has said the decision by UTV to enter an agreement with Communicorp for Newstalk to provide news to the UTV group of radio stations has serious implications for employment, employment standards and media diversity in Ireland.