Saturday August 01, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry has travelled to Egypt to re-launch a strategic partnership with Washington's longtime ally, at the start of a regional mini-tour.
Friday July 31, 2015
WikiLeaks has released documents saying that the US spied on Japanese politicians, its top central banker and major firms including conglomerate Mitsubishi.
Sunday July 26, 2015
Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee has denounced the deal reached by the United States and other world powers on Iran's nuclear programme by saying President Barack Obama is marching Israelis "to the door of the oven," in a reference to the Holocaust.
Tuesday July 21, 2015
A round-up of Irish and international news stories
Monday July 20, 2015
A few investors are racing to establish funds for Iran following last week's nuclear deal with world powers, and many others are tapping into multinationals already present in the $400bn economy.
Sunday July 19, 2015
Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said that the rhetoric of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei proved that a nuclear deal signed with world powers will not change Tehran's policies,
Friday July 17, 2015
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said that a landmark nuclear deal with world powers "won't change" the country's stance toward the "arrogant" United States.
Wednesday July 15, 2015
Oil prices rose in Asia today on easing concerns about the impact of the expected flood of Iranian supplies on the global market following the country's historic nuclear deal.
Tuesday July 14, 2015
Oil prices fell today after Iran and six global powers reached a landmark nuclear deal that would see an easing of sanctions against Tehran and a gradual increase in its oil exports.
Monday July 13, 2015
Oil prices tumbled today as Iran and six world powers appeared to be closing in on a nuclear deal that would end sanctions on the Islamic Republic and let more Iranian oil on to world markets.