Teenagers in America with Irish roots will be invited to Ireland for summer camp as part of a new government initiative.
The teens will take part in an ‘an orientation course on what it is to be Irish’.
Ireland may have just found its next international rock star – three-year-old Bodhi Yelverton from Cork.
The little fella has become a star after a video was posted online of him rocking out to the Kings of Leon song The Bucket.
Irish Mammy Nancy Ashmawy has been rewarded for her bravery and courage after winning an Emmy Award for her daredevil antics in 50 Ways to Kill Your Mother.
The show sees Irish presenter Baz Ashmawy and his mother Nancy take on a series of frightening challenges such as sky diving and swimming with sharks.