AIB and Bank of Ireland came out among the worst in the EBA's test of 51 European Union lenders

No clean bill of health for banks in stress tests

30 Jul Banks from Ireland, Italy, Spain and Austria fared worst in the latest European Union stress test, which the region's banking watchdog said showed there was still work to do in order to boost credit to the bloc's economy.

A mosquito control inspector sprays pesticide in a Miami neighbourhood

Irish women warned over travelling to Florida

30 Jul Irish women who are pregnant or trying to become pregnant have been advised not to travel to Florida in the wake of reports of locally transmitted incidents of the Zika virus.