Almost 56,000 students received the results of their Leaving Certificate last week, and while most hope to go on to college, many find choosing a suitable course a daunting task.
Opec oil supply is set to fall by 419,000 barrels per day this month, a company that tracks the organisation’s shipments forecast yesterday, reflecting plans for lower exports by Saudi Arabia an
There are growing calls for Ireland to join the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (Cern) in order to capitalise on €300m worth of commercial projects as well as encouraging more Irish st
The UK has set out proposals to ensure that goods and services currently approved for sale across the UK and EU can continue to be traded after Brexit.
The euro rebounded from the day’s lows yesterday but held well below a two and a half year high hit earlier this month as markets bet the single currency’s double-digit gains this year may
Property developer Johnny Ronan has made moves to secure planning permission for two flagship developments in Dublin and Wicklow.
Ireland must seize opportunities in the health technology sector, which is estimated to be worth €475bn globally by 2018. However, threats from Brexit remain on the horizon, according to the body
The considerable uncertainty surrounding Brexit and sharp depreciation of sterling over the past two years certainly present challenges for the Irish economy, writes Oliver Mangan.
Lufthansa has received more German government support in its bid to take over substantial assets of insolvent rival Air Berlin, with German Economy Minister Brigitte Zypries saying she would welcome s
China’s Great Wall Motors has confirmed its interest in bidding for all or part of Jeep maker Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles.
Greek government bond yields dipped yesterday after Fitch became the second ratings agency to upgrade it to “Single B” status, marking another milestone in the debt-laden country’s s
Bankers to Essar Oil will get Rs 4,000 crore from Rosneft deal of Rs 82,740 crore (USD 12.9 billion) which will reduce Essarâ??s Group debt by Rs 70,000 crore
The US today ruled out a hasty withdrawal of its troops from Afghanistan as President Donald Trump warned Pakistan of consequences if it continues to provide safe havens to terror groups and sought an
In the opening lines to Monday night’s installment of “The Resistance,” Keith Olbermann said what we’ve all been thinking watching the president announce his plans for his new
House Speaker Paul Ryan takes questions following President Donald Trump’s speech on the US’ next move in Afghanistan, alongside CNN host Jake Tapper. Watch live now:...
President Donald Trump opened the door to an increase in U.S. troop numbers in Afghanistan on Monday night as part of a new strategy for the region, arguing against a hasty withdrawal from AmericaR
The set of 10 stamps will feature UK-made toys from the past 100 years, including Sindy and Meccano.
Arndt said she has spent as many years advocating for hungry seniors as she has feeding them. She blames the need on the rising costs of property taxes and lack of programs for seniors. She feeds as m
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Anglo-Australian miner, BHP Billiton, on Tuesday reported a return to black with a $6.7 billion annual profit a year after the company’s worst ever full-year result a
Documentary filmmaker and Michigan native Michael Moore was perhaps one of the only people who correctly predicted that Donald Trump would defeat Hillary Clinton in 2016. On Monday, he shrugged off a
BENGALURU (Reuters) - Gold prices were a touch lower amid a steady dollar early on Tuesday, with investors eying developments on the geopolitical front and remaining cautious ahead of an annual centra
The Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Prakash Karat has said that merger of the EPS and OPS factions of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) took place because of the Bharatiya J
Chinese automaker Great Wall is “deeply interested” in the iconic American brand, now part of Fiat Chrysler, but politics could derail its ambitions.
A rocket was fired onto a diplomatic district in central Kabul late on Monday, sources and witnesses said.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares edged higher on Tuesday, taking solace from modest gains on Wall Street even as investors remained wary ahead of the annual central banking conference in Jackson Hole la
Donald Trump on Monday will give a speech detailing the United States’ strategy in Afghanistan, a 16-year long conflict that’s waged since Oct 7, 2001. Trump will speak from Arlington, Virginia at 9:0
Local resident asks supervisors to move the soldier statue off courthouse lawn.
Social network makes it easier to see if friends have marked themselves 'safe' during dangerous events
Despite their symbolic moves, many C.E.O.s will continue to advocate positions in person and through lobbyists, while people in Mr. Trump’s inner circle face a harder decision.
As the Supreme Court is set to announce its verdict on Triple Talaq on Tuesday, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) expressed confidence that the apex court would not interfere in Muslim
Tronc, the paper’s parent company, installed Ross Levinsohn, a former executive at Fox and Yahoo, as the publisher and chief executive of The Times.
U.S. stocks were nearly flat Monday, as the Standard & Poor's 500 index steadied following back-to-back losses the last two weeks. This week may be a calmer one for the stock market, after an unch
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices inched up early on Tuesday, lifted by indications that supply is gradually tightening, especially in the United States.
You’d think Monday’s total solar eclipse would disprove Flat Earth theory, but you’d be wrong. According to BuzzFeed’s Katie Notopoulos, who delved into the world of Flat Earth