Friday May 22, 2015
Scientists have unveiled the most comprehensive analysis ever undertaken of the world's ocean plankton, the tiny organisms that serve as food for marine creatures such as the blue whale, and also provide half the oxygen we breathe.
Thursday May 21, 2015
Following their visit to counties Galway and Sligo, the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall have been visiting Northern Ireland today.
Wednesday May 06, 2015
UK supermarket group Sainsbury's today posted its first annual underlying profit fall since 2005, hurt by an industry price war that shows no sign of abating.
Friday April 24, 2015
An Italian judge has ordered that the presumed captain of a migrant boat that sank with the loss of more than 700 lives should remain in custody after prosecutors asked for him to be charged with homicide and people-trafficking.
Tuesday April 21, 2015
Monday April 20, 2015
Private equity firm Permira has agreed to sell Europe's biggest frozen foods company Iglo, maker of Birds Eye fish fingers, to Nomad Holdings for €2.6 billion.
Sunday April 19, 2015
Thursday April 16, 2015
A Russian submarine close to the coast of Northern Ireland may have dragged a trawler violently backwards after snagging in its nets, a fishermen's organisation said.
Tuesday April 07, 2015
Two English men experienced a Bank Holiday DIY disaster with a difference - after taking to sea in a home-made boat costing less than £10.
Friday April 03, 2015
A US man missing at sea for more than two months was celebrating a miraculous rescue yesterday after being picked up by a passing ship and airlifted to dry land, the US Coast Guard said.