Watch: Pregnant manta ray spotted 6,000km from home

Scientists filmed the creature swimming in the Eastern Pacific, near Costa Rica.

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Funny and wise: Take inspiration from these famous drinking quotes

Fashions come and go, but most of us still love to have a drink in our hand – and so did these historical figures, says Sam Wylie-Harris.

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Company seeks ‘pro hunters’ to search for white Cadbury Creme Eggs for cash

Bark.com claims hunters could earn £45 an hour buying Creme Eggs for other people.

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There's a window cleaning World Cup and here's who won

Jeremiah Hickey bagged a £1,000 prize at the inaugural event, but not a new world record.

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McDonald’s launches vegetarian nuggets

The new product is available at restaurants in Norway and contains chickpeas, potato and cauliflower.

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Dublin player scoops €500,000 prize in EuroMillions

Ireland's winning streak continues as yet another Irish person has won a prize in the Euromillions.

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WATCH: If you've ever been in a car with small children, you will relate

Whether you're the mother, the older sibling, the younger sibling, or perhaps you just happened to be stuck between the three, wishing for it to be over.

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Netflix tests UK price increases with different subscriptions depending on browser

Users noticed the sign-up page had increases of up to £2 for the streaming service’s premium plan.

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The Scream installed at the British Museum

An exhibition on Norwegian artist Edvard Munch opens next month.

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No bed of roses as Taoiseach launches Daffodil Day

The Taoiseach Leo Varadkar helped to launch this year's Daffodil Day, but someone wasn't happy about it.

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Why a Cork mother started #RileysChallenge and why it doesn't have to end

"28 days, 28 signs, 1 goal - inclusion"

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Whipsnade Zoo welcomes two ‘rare’ baby wolverines

The kits have been nicknamed Logan and Hugh by keepers.

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On International Happiness Day, we’ve found 9 of life’s simplest pleasures

These delights are sure to brighten up a bad day.

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Zoo celebrates breeding success of Thao whipping frog

A photograph shows a young Thao whipping frog on top of an adult of the same species.

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Movie memorabilia raises €22k for planned film hub

A silent auction of rare film memorabilia has raised more than €20,000 for the creation of a film hub in West Cork.

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Man finally returns library book 53 years after borrowing it

The local district has decided to let him off the hefty fine.

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'Young Einstein': 10-year-old in the UK recites Pi to 258 places

If you appeared on 'Are You Smarter Than A 10 Year Old?', you wouldn't want to go up against Charley Thomas.

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Sesame Street sparks debate on Twitter with ‘deserted island’ question

If you were stranded on a deserted island, which Sesame Street character would you bring along?

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Man spends more than £600 on shop in preparation for no-deal Brexit

The haul includes 144 rolls of toilet paper and more than 50 tins of food.

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Firefighters accuse Fireman Sam and Peppa Pig of sexism

The use of the word ‘fireman’ has caused much debate on social media.

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Roz Purcell jokes about being 'orange' as she goes make-up free for magazine cover

Irish Country Magazine says it is the first makeup free cover shoot for an Irish glossy magazine.

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Robert Sheehan has only gone and made half the country unhappy

Controversial, we know.

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The 'Kerry Shtyle' Triangle Dance has to be the best thing on the internet

Kerry’s famous ‘bat’ family took on the latest dance craze but of course, gave it an Irish twist with Flogging Murphy’s Devil Dance Floor.

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Do you know these four 'Cork' boys from the 80s?

They would be in their early 40's now.

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Man attempts to smuggle three tortoises disguised as pastries

Customs officers were not fooled.

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How one branch of Blockbuster outlasted all others to become the last on Earth

Manager Sandi Harding says she has kept the store open out of ‘pure stubbornness’.

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‘Lionel Messi of pigeons’ sold for record fee of more than €1.25m

Champion pigeon Armando was sold to a Chinese bidder in an online auction.

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Glitch appears to give Barclaycard online customer ‘sexist’ error message

A user was told they couldn’t use the title ‘Dr’ while the ‘female’ box was also ticked.

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English council apologises for flying Welsh flag on St Patrick’s Day

The council also congratulated the Welsh rugby team in its initial statement.

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Cadbury pulls ‘irresponsible’ advertising campaign webpage

The Freddo Treasures campaign urged children to ‘go hunting for Roman riches’ and was accused of encouraging them to break the law.

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Everything you need to know about HIIPA: The new way to get fit without going to the gym

It really isn’t that tricky to fit into your daily schedule.

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Father of Spurs boy thanks fans and footballers after hospital song goes viral

Harry Pankhurst, eight, received a get-well-soon message from Tottenham stars Harry Kane and Hugo Lloris after he underwent surgery.

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Man reports fellow motorist for drink-driving despite being over limit himself

‘You couldn’t make it up’ say police

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The plant-inspired tattoo trend: Ariana Grande follows Lady Gaga’s lead with a torso inking

The singer unveiled a design that incorporates a previous tattoo.

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What pud would make the best ‘dessert island’? People on Reddit have thought long and hard about it

Ever get your ‘deserts’ and ‘desserts’ muddled up? Well, this lot have combined the two.

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In Pictures: Were you one of the 158 Paddys in Cork yesterday?

An army of Paddy’s packed onto Cork's landmark St Patrick's bridge to mark the completion of its €1.2m refurbishment.

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Irish Guard savaged by buffalo tells Duke of Cambridge of ordeal at St Patrick's Day event

Guardsman John Bogg was attacked by the animal during an early morning patrol in Kenya last October.

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Austrian town burns ‘world’s tallest bonfire’

The structure measured more than 60 metres.

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Sights and sounds of St Patrick's Day in Cork and beyond

Cork City's annual St Patrick's Day parade was led by Grand Marshal and former World Champion race walker Rob Heffernan.

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In Pictures: UK landmarks lit up for St Patrick’s Day

Tourism Ireland is marking 10 years of the Global Greenings initiative.

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In Pictures: Countries around the world show their support for New Zealand

Moving photos show solidarity from across the globe in the wake of the New Zealand terror attack.

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Library forced to shut due to napping moose

Police said the library was inaccessible ‘due to a moose making an attempt at higher learning’.

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‘Egg boy’ becomes a viral hit after egging controversial Australian politician

He’s been hailed as an Australian hero by supporters.

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Peep Show fan arranges ‘Three-o Walcott’ billboard on footballer’s 30th birthday

It’s all to do with a joke in the hit sitcom.

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Are these the 5 most Instagrammable places you can stay around the world?

From Morocco to Vietnam, these are the hotels you’ll want to book into.

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Apple Watch could spot irregular heartbeat, study shows

Scientists stressed that more research is needed to tell if using such wearable technology really helps in screening for heart problems.

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Iconic buildings worldwide go green to celebrate St Patrick’s Day

Landmarks big and small are being illuminated green to coincide with St Patrick's Day.

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Commuters amused as missing pygmy goat found at tram platform in Manchester

Julie Swindells has been reunited with her pet pygmy goat after it was found on a Metrolink platform in Manchester.

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Social media users reveal best sleep-talk they have overheard

Sometimes sleep can make people say the strangest things.

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Man and golden retriever jump into frozen reservoir to save trapped dogs

Timofey Yuriev was the perfect man for the job having been taught by his grandfather how to swim in icy water when he was seven.

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