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).
In an interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper, popular Fusion host Jorge Ramos discussed Republican nominee Donald Trump’s failure to reach Latino voters in the 2016 election cycle. Cooper st
American workers not only put in more hours than workers do almost anywhere else, they’re also increasingly retiring later.
Actress Pooja Bedi feels she was fortunate to have got the opportunity to be part of "Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander".
"Today people remember me for 'Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander'. The film is the most memorable t
An exhibition on 200-year-old history of Indians showcasing early days of cattle traders, laundry men and brick-makers has been launched here.
Trade and industry minister S Iswaran yesterday launched
EDMONTON - Alberta plans to spend more money to cut methane emissions.
Environment Minister Shannon Phillips says another $33 million will be added to the $7 million already pledged to reduce emissio
At least 19 people were killed when a helicopter crashed in northwestern Siberia, Russia's Investigative Committee said today.
Investigators said in a statement that an Mi-8 helicopter carrying 22 pe
Typhoon Haima made a landfall in south China's Guangdong Province triggering sudden downpours in several cities even as authorities rushed to issue warnings against floods, landslides and other weathe
Residents qualifying for help would receive up to $4,500 over a three-year period.
Have injured players to replace? Starters on a bye this week? Here are some sleeper running backs that have the potential to thrive for you and your fantasy football team in Week 7 of the 2016 NFL Sea
In a recent interview with Fortune, music mogul Russell Simmons discussed his relationship with Republican nominee Donald Trump, with whom he was friends for 30 years. Simmons told Fortune that he was
With the entire nation raising its voice in unison against Pakistan post the September 18 terror attack in Uri in Jammu and Kashmir, people in Guwahati, Assam, have decided not to use any Chinese prod
Over-the-counter costume lenses may prompt infections and blindness.
For decades, efforts to satisfy customers have been built around demographics - capitalizing on race, ethnicity, gender, income, and other attributes. Today, in this age of pervasive social media and
Appreciating the aggressive offensive firing carried out by the Border Security Force (BSF) after Pakistan violated the ceasefire in the Hiranagar sector of Jammu, the Congress on Saturday said the re
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday will be present at the Samajik Adhikarita camps in Vadodara, Gujarat, where aids and assistive devices will be distributed under the ADIP Scheme to Divyangjans
Defence expert P K Sinho on Saturday said Pakistan will continue violating the ceasefire agreement of November 2003 to uplift the morale of their army and terrorists who have been dealt a severe blow
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A construction boom in Jammu and Kashmir is having an adverse impact on agricultural land.The agriculture sector, which is a huge source of income for many, is on the verge of collapse thanks to a ris
President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Gujarat on October 22 and 23.On October 23, the President will inaugurate the renovated Sevashram Hospital at Bharuch and inaugurate the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
Terming former Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi's decision to join the BJP as "very saddening" and "very pathetic", senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Saturday said he had seen
Only one of the three major indices closed higher.
An aggressive Congress Party on Saturday said it is the incumbent NDA government's duty and responsibility to find a final solution to the repeated violations of Indian territory by Pakistan's armed f
Singer Carrie Underwood has found it "difficult" to juggle her career with motherhood.
The 33-year-old singer songwriter, who has 20-month-old son Isaiah with her husband Mike Fisher, has admitted s
Singer Bruce Springsteen has been having therapy for 30 years and finds the sessions "useful".
The "Streets of Philadelphia" hitmaker has spoken openly about his long battle with depression and has
Actor Benedict Cumberbatch has revealed he once taught English to monks at a Tibetan Buddhist monastery for a year.
The 40-year-old actor spent a year in Nepal at a Tibetan Buddhist monastery working
Actor Jaden Smith, Kylie Jenner and Zara Larsson are three of the stars to make TIME magazine's 30 Most Influential Teens of 2016 list.
The "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" star was once again featu
Model-actress Cara Delevingne is set to be the subject of a new unauthorised documentary called "The Cara Project".
The 24-year-old star has cemented herself as one of the world's top supermodels and