Experts say the ground-breaking discovery could pave way for routine use of stem cells in medicine
Item believed to have been cut from stuffed head in Cork mansion safari room
Police in Quebec say a fire at a seniors' residence in Quebec has left eight dead and 24 missing.
McGuire was the first prisoner to be executed with a new cocktail of lethal drugs and took 26 minutes to die
Science, maths, medicine and engineering degrees will all now require at least two A*s and one A
Last Wednesday, The UFC held their first Fight Night of the year in the USA. In the main event, Luke Rockhold defeated Costas Philippou via first round TKO. The 29-year-old was coming off of only his second career loss eight months ago when Vitor Belfort connected with a spinning heel kick in spectacular fashion. With a couple more wins, Luke could very well find himself back in title contention in the middleweight division.
As more ghastly details emerge of the slow death of Dennis McGuire, anger is growing at the inhumanity of the US’s approach to capital punishment – and relatives of the dead man are seeking legal redress
The number of rhinos killed in South Africa for their horns soared to more than 1,000 last year, a 50 per cent jump on 2012 and up from just 13 in 2007.
The embattled Co-operative Group posted a rise in festive sales across its supermarket arm thanks to a robust performance from its smaller convenience stores.
Initial estimates say sales could reach $600m by the end of 2014
Damning report by MPs warns that doctors and patients are being ‘undermined’ on treatment options
Caterina Simonsen, a veterinary student who is unable to breathe unaided, said she has received a number of 'death wishes' after posting the message in support of animals testing
Twenty-one people have been arrested after an investigation into claims that meat from horses used in laboratory experiments was sold for food.
Retailer has recalled more medicines as a precaution after a possible manufacturing fault was identified
New CQC report reveals pockets of bad practice and serious lapses in safety standards
From avenging their dead to mimicking human speech, elephants get up to all sorts of things you'd never expect