Britain’s major banks are set to report stronger-than-expected results this week, confounding expectations that political and economic upheaval caused by the country’s vote to quit the EU
In the 1986 comedy classic Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, an economics teacher stands in front of a classroom.
The sale of Ardmore Studios underlines the Irish film industry’s development into the vibrant entity it is today.
Kehlan Kirwan reflects on leadership, as the nation says its goodbyes to Munster rugby head coach Anthony Foley, who died suddenly at the age of 42.
Vconnecta targetting the one million campaigns held in America in every four- or five-year cycle to sell its e-canvasser and voting technology, says Trish Dromey.
The residents of Temple Bar are a battle-hardened bunch of people. Some might well question their sanity for moving into the area in the first place.
THE people of Ireland have always been willing and generous in their response to the plight of poverty-stricken people across the globe.
As the aftershock from Brexit continues, a question which is increasingly occupying my mind is ‘who is to pay the price?’
Agri-food companies are already playing a lead role in reducing Ireland’s carbon footprint, said John Durkan, sustainability and environmental manager with ABP Food Group.
A new generation of young people will examine their role in rural Ireland and explore the challenges and opportuities they face in agriculture when they gather in Limerick next weekend for Macra na Fe
Singer Kesha is working on new music which will be released "soon", according to Sony music.
The 29-year-old singer career stalled when she was locked in a court battle with her label Sony and produc
Twenty six Asian sailors, including 10 from China, held hostage by Somali pirates for nearly five years, have been released, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said today.
"The 26 crew members of the Naham
Singer Michael Buble says wants to have more children but it will be his wife's decision.
The 41-year-old singer has sons Noah, three, and Elias, eight months, with his wife Luisana Lopilato and says
Heavy metal band Metallica say they find it harder to be in a band now than in their 20s as they have differing views to one another now.
The "'Enter Sandman" hitmakers formed in 1981 and drummer Lar
Filmmaker JJ Abrams has revealed the fight scene in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" between Kylo Ren and Rey was perfected by Ava DuVernay.
The 50-year-old filmmaker has revealed he relied on the advi
Singer Boy George has paid tribute to David Bowie during Britain's Stand Up To Cancer TV special by performing the late rock icon's hit "Starman."
The Culture Club star was backed by a choir made up
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore has joined the International Energy Agency (IEA) as an association country, the city-state's trade minister said on Monday.
REUTERS - Gold prices were broadly stable early Monday, after locking in their first weekly gain in four last week, with markets waiting for further clues on the timing of any interest rate hike.
You know those times where you read a book and one line seems to stop you in your tracks and pierce your mind?
"You forget what you want to remember, and you remember what you want to forg
John Couch, vice president of Futuramic, shows how they assemble parts of a Space Launch System rocket and build the Nose Cone F35 for the NASA space program at facilities in Detroit and Warren.
The Indian and Pakistani armed forces exchanged heavy shelling and firing all night through along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu district on Monday.
Actor Colin Farrell never read the "Harry Potter" books before starring in "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them".
Conservative and liberal economists are saying that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s economic plan for U.S. growth is a “ridiculous” fraud that bears no resemblance to
Hundreds of people gathered in Los Angeles on Sunday to protest against climate change and show support for activists demonstrating against the construction of an oil pipeline in North Dakota. Several
When contacted, both SpiceJet and GoAir officials confirmed the incident but said it was being investigated by the DGCA
HONG KONG (Reuters) - China Oceanwide Holdings Group Co has agreed to buy U.S. insurer Genworth Financial Inc for $2.7 billion in cash, the latest in a series of moves by Chinese firms to buy oversea
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan delivers his mid-term budget this week amid a climate of uncertainty.
A little more than two weeks before the November 8 presidential elections, US Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and her Republican opponent Donald Trump have began the final stretch of the campaign
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices fell early on Monday as Iraq said it wanted to be exempt from any deal by producer cartel OPEC to cut production to prop up the market, and as U.S. drillers stepped up
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of gasoline in the U.S. has dropped four cents over the past two weeks to $2.25 for regular grade. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Sunday it’s t
How much would the average person benefit from one extra hour of sleep per day? This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Joyce Schenkein, Neuropsychologist. This is an interesting questio
Genetic variants play a key role in how individuals metabolize coffee. Some can drink coffee before bed and go right to sleep, while others a wired after just a single cup. Studying how genes impact c
Two former aides to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump reportedly are tied to a firm that wanted to help expand the Russian government’s ability to spy on its own people. The New York Post r
AT&T’s blockbuster $85.4 billion deal to buy Time Warner promises to reshape the media landscape—if the companies can navigate a series of obstacles, including possible opposition from U.S. antitrust