Ireland saw their RBS 6 Nations title slipping away after a 10-9 defeat to France, punished in Paris for poor scrummaging and wasting a host of half-chances.
A third of gay, lesbian and transgender teachers feel unsafe in their schools, a new poll suggests.
The editor of The Independent has told readers many of the newspaper's journalists will continue working on the website - but said he could not mention names because they are "in negotiation".
A cyclist in her 70s has died after being struck by a lorry.
More than half of the human race could be unemployed in 30 years time as job vacancies are filled by machines, a scientist has predicted.
Manchester United defender Matteo Darmian is set for a spell on the sidelines after suffering a dislocated shoulder during the 2-1 loss at Sunderland.
Updates from Principality Stadium as Wales host Scotland in the RBS 6 Nations (kick-off 4.50pm).
TWO weeks after ending their Morecambe misery Newport County AFC banished their home hoodoo with a 1-0 win over Carlisle United.
A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of his wife.