Runrig hail fans ahead of sell-out farewell concerts

Runrig hail fans ahead of sell-out farewell concerts The group will perform live for the last time in Stirling after 45 years in music. Runrig will...

Genoa bridge collapse probe focuses on possible design flaws

Genoa bridge collapse probe focuses on possible design flaws An aerial view of the scene in Genoa (Vigili Del Fuoco/AP) Italian prosecutors are focusing their investigation...

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US stocks advance on trade easing hopes Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photo: Reuters US stocks and treasuries rose in...

Comment: Hiking VAT on tourism would raise Brexit stakes

Comment: Hiking VAT on tourism would raise Brexit stakes A German couple kiss during a walk along the Cliffs of Moher in Co Clare. Photo:...

Car-sharing firm Fleet in crowdfunding drive

Car-sharing firm Fleet in crowdfunding drive Maurice Sheedy, CEO of Fleet, is seeking to raise €275k on the Spark platform. Photo: Shane O'Neill Photography. The Irish...

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US stock record as trade fear shrugged off Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) US stocks climbed to a record...

Record-breaking stalwart fears for rural shows’ future

Record-breaking stalwart fears for rural shows' future Pictured at The Tullamore Show was Amy Edgewoods, Wiltshire, England with her Hereford in The Young Handler Competition,...

UK stocks bounce on hopes around US-China trade talks

UK stocks bounce on hopes around US-China trade talks Representatives from both countries are set to meet on Wednesday. The President of the People’s Republic of...

Fake news ‘could disrupt presidential and European elections’, warns TD

Fake news 'could disrupt presidential and European elections', warns TD Regulation of tech giants can end 'Wild West of politics', says FF computer scientist TD James...

Calls for minister to act as 640,000 Airbnb guests deepen housing...

Calls for minister to act as 640,000 Airbnb guests deepen housing crisis Airbnb hosts can expect to earn €2,000 over the summer. Stock picture Short-term property...

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Facebook takes down hundreds of accounts linked to Russia and Iran

Facebook takes down hundreds of accounts linked to Russia and Iran The social network said it had removed the accounts for “coordinated inauthentic behaviour”. Facebook confirmed...

Friends First pays €22m in Galway City

Friends First pays €22m in Galway City Citypoint. In what is being billed as one of the largest transactions to have taken place in Galway in...

Kingston keen to end heart-breaking season on high

Kingston keen to end heart-breaking season on high Cork captain Shane Kingston. Photo: Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile There comes a time for all-talented sportspeople who are trying to...

Keeley Hawes says Amber Rudd informed her portrayal of fictional home secretary

Keeley Hawes says Amber Rudd informed her portrayal of fictional home secretary The actress has said it is important to remember the human side of...

Explainer: Who is the new pension scheme aimed at and how will it work?

Explainer: Who is the new pension scheme aimed at and how will it work? Regina Doherty, Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection. Picture: Colin...