Apr 30, 2015: Former Leinster hero will return to the province in time for the start of next season.
European Rugby Champions Cup
Apr 30, 2015: Martin Gillingham on the remarkable story of Clermont and why they are everything Toulon aren't.
Apr 30, 2015: Reigning IRB world player of the year Brodie Retallick has been ruled out of Super Rugby for a month with a shoulder injury in a major blow to the Chiefs
Rugby World Cup
Apr 30, 2015: USA Rugby have secured a valuable warm-up match for the Eagles ahead of Rugby World Cup with Harlequins to visit Philadelphia in August
European Challenge Cup
Apr 29, 2015: Billy Twelvetrees acknowledges that Gloucester can end their season with "a huge bonus" after experiencing an erratic Aviva Premiership campaign.
Apr 29, 2015: The Welsh Rugby Union has appointed a first woman board member in its 134-year history.
Apr 29, 2015: Former Wasps fly-half Joe Carlisle to arrive from Benetton Treviso as well as Plymouth Albion scrum-half Josh Davies.
Apr 29, 2015: Saracens have announced "multi-year" contract extensions for England international brothers Billy and Mako Vunipola.
Apr 29, 2015: Leading clubs reportedly voted to block investigation into over-spending in order to protect relationships with sponsors and fans.
Apr 29, 2015: Gloucester number eight continuing rehabilitation after fracturing his ankle in January - but has England's World Cup warm-up games in sight.
Apr 29, 2015: Toulon wing Drew Mitchell wants to see Steffon Armitage in England's World Cup squad and challenges them to break policy of ignoring overseas-based stars.
Apr 29, 2015: Queensland Reds have moved to plug the hole set to be created by James Horwill's departure with the signature of Melbourne Rebels lock Cadeyrn Neville
Apr 29, 2015: Exciting Fijian winger Sefanaia Naivalu has signed a new deal that will see him stay with Melbourne Rebels until the end of the 2017 Super Rugby season
Apr 29, 2015: New Zealand flyers Joe Rokocoko, Rene Ranger and David Smith have been added to the Barbarians squad for games against Ireland and England next month
Apr 28, 2015: Glasgow Warriors have boosted their squad for next season after signing Australian centre Sam Johnson and United States international Greg Peterson.
Rugby World Cup
Apr 28, 2015: Newcastle Falcons will host Georgia in a pre-World Cup friendly at Kingston Park Stadium on August 28.
Apr 28, 2015: Brock James believes players based abroad should be picked for international duty if they are good enough.
Apr 28, 2015: Wasps owner Derek Richardson launches defence of salary cap despite club on verge of becoming richest rugby outfit in the world.
Apr 28, 2015: Richie McCaw has been ruled out of the Crusaders' crunch local derby with the ladder-leading Hurricanes despite showing improvement from a bout of concussion
Apr 27, 2015: RFU rules Argentina lock Galarza did not hold effective registration for Premiership clash with Sale.