Tuesday July 28, 2015
BP's second-quarter profit slumped by nearly two thirds from a year ago as it grappled with lower crude prices and took a huge $10.8 billion charge related to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Monday July 27, 2015
A round-up of national and international news.
Wednesday July 15, 2015
Mexico's government has released a video showing the moment that fugitive drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman goes into his prison cell's shower before disappearing.
Tuesday July 14, 2015
Mexico's government has offered a €3.5m reward for the capture of fugitive drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman and urged Mexicans to help authorities find him.
Sunday July 12, 2015
One of Mexico's most notorious drug lords, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, has escaped from a maximum-security prison outside Mexico City.
Thursday July 09, 2015
The International Monetary Fund has today trimmed its forecast for global economic growth for this year to take into account the impact of recent weakness in the US.
Thursday July 02, 2015
BP has reached a $18.7 billion settlement with the US government and five states, a landmark deal that ends years of litigation over environmental damage and human casualties caused by the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill.
Monday June 29, 2015
An Irishman is reported to have died in hospital in Mexico after being assaulted in the city of Ciudad Juarez.
Friday June 26, 2015
The businessman Noel Smyth, whose Fitzwilliam Finance Partners got control of the Arnotts department store earlier this year, is to meet union leaders next week to reassure them about his commitment to the retail business.
Monday June 08, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international news stories