Dublin-based diversified healthcare services group UDG Healthcare has started putting the money it raised from last year’s sale of its legacy Irish businesses to work by acquiring international
British American Tobacco (BAT) has offered to buy out US cigarette maker Reynolds American in a $47bn (€43bn) takeover that would create the world’s biggest listed tobacco company, with bra
The pound yesterday slipped to a four-day low under $1.22, hurt by expectations that Britain’s economy is likely to suffer from a hardline stance by the EU in negotiations on the country’s
Irish exploration firm Providence Resources looks set to save around $2.5m (€2.3m) in additional legal costs, arising from its recently concluded legal battle with drilling services firm Transoce
Earnings at the UK-based healthcare group backed by well-known Irish investors, Dermot Desmond, JP McManus and John Magnier last year topped £154m (€173m).
Pakistan hockey team coach Khawaja Junaid says tomorrow encounter against India will be the showpiece match of the Asian Champions Trophy and his side will provide an exhibition of attacking sub-conti
With the rift within the Yadav family becoming wider after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav skipped an important meeting called by his uncle and SP president Shivpal Yadav to formalise stra
Amid the furore over the ban on women from wearing jeans at the government medical college in Trivandrum, the Confederation of Medical College Doctors has called on the education centre to create a dr
Odisha Finance Minister Pradip Kumar Amat has been given additional charge of the Health and Welfare department after Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak tendered his resignation on moral grounds in the wake of th
Stung by an improved New Zealand the other night, a wary India would like to quickly get their house in order when they square off with Kane Williamson's boys in the third ODI, here tomorrow.
Fifteen Maoist rebels have surrendered before the police in Chhattisgarh's Bastar district.The rebels were active in Mardoom and Darba areas of the district and have many cases registered against them
Reacting to Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's claim that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA)-led government is trying to take credit for the inauguration of a permanent campus of the Rajiv Gan
Decks were today cleared for the smooth release of "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil" after director Karan Johar accompanied by Producers' Guild President Mukesh Bhatt met Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis and assur
Career website Glassdoor is releasing a new tool to help employees find out if what they are earning is fair, based on a number of factors.
All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader J. Jayalalithaa is said to be on the road to recovering from her illness at the Apollo Hospital in Chennai, and in anticipation of her coming o
United States officials are investigating multiple attacks that caused widespread online disruption on both sides of the Atlantic on Friday.The incident took offline some of the most popular sites o
Curfew was today lifted from six police station areas of the city but normal life remained affected in Kashmir for the 106th straight day due to the separatist-sponsored strike.
Curfew was imposed ye
Astronaut Scott Kelly, who has the distinction of having spent a year in the space, has said that the level of pollution in China and India is shocking.
"Seeing places like China and India, and the p
By Philip Blenkinsop and David Ljunggren The head of the European Parliament said late on Friday he would hold emergency talks in a bid to save a free trade deal between the European Union and Canada
Delhiites woke up to a pleasant morning today with the minimum temperature settling at 19.6 degrees Celsius.
The humidity level also stayed at low level, recording at 58 per cent this morning.
After meeting Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis over the release of upcoming flick 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil', the president of the Film and Television P
Is Gut Bacteria The Cause Of Some Migraines? Uncomfortable, throbbing migraine headaches can be triggered by many factors, such as hormonal changes, certain foods and drinks, stress, and exercise, acc
Questions Over The Bermuda Triangle Have Weather Explanation The Bermuda Triangle has long been a topic of folklore and urban legend. The 500,000 square mile area of the Atlantic Ocean bounded by Berm
Trump With Narrow Lead In Some Polls Donald Trump’s campaign strategy in recent days has been to openly question the validity of the upcoming election results, and his potential refusal to accep
Actor Chris Pine has signed on to join the cast of Disney's "A Wrinkle in Time".
The 36-year-old actor has been tapped to play Dr Alexander Murry, a physicist and the father of Storm Reid's Meg, in t
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump today slammed his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, saying her victory in the upcoming US presidential elections would result in "four more years of Obama"
May be because it was Friday night– or because everyone is punch drunk from a presidential campaign that has gone on far too long — but CNN host Don Lemon and his panel couldn’t keep
Microsoft and Unilever fared well at a recent awards ceremony. Theo Garrun was there...
Javier Mascherano's weight in the Barcelona team is measured by much more than his goals - or lack of.
The club's fans are more than happy to overlook the fact he has never scored in nearly 300 a
ICICI Bank, the country's largest private sector lender by domestic assets, has assured its customers that all is well with the bank's cyber security wall, and urged customers to continue u
Cases have been registered against social activist 'Traffic' K R Ramaswamy and his aide Fathima for allegedly spreading rumours about the health status of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, police today sai
Bollywood actor John Abraham said he was initially apprehensive to ask his co-star Sonakshi Sinha to do action sequences in their upcoming film "Force 2".
In the second installment of "Force", an act
Tata Communications has awarded its USD 50,000 Formula 1 prize this year to a virtual reality innovation which transports racing fans from anywhere in the world to the middle of live Grand Prix action
Actress Sonakshi Sinha is thankful to her co-star John Abraham for considering her in their upcoming film "Force 2".
In the upcoming action film, directed by Abhinay Deo, John reprises the character