Friday January 23, 2015
Brent crude has risen on uncertainty over Saudi oil output following the death of King Abdullah.
Monday January 05, 2015
A probe that made the first landing on a comet but fell silent when its battery ran down may revive with sunlight in March, according to France's space chief.
Friday December 19, 2014
The RTÉ longwave service is to be extended until at least 2017.
Monday December 15, 2014
Profit at Tynagh Energy, the multinational-backed power generator that is receiving a €66 million subsidy from electricity consumers, soared to €40 million in 2013, according to its most recent figures.
Friday December 12, 2014
The US House of Representatives has narrowly passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill to avert a government shutdown less than three hours before a midnight deadline, overcoming strenuous Democratic objections to controversial financial provisions.
Tuesday December 09, 2014
British industrial output unexpectedly fell in October as manufacturing was dragged down by a sharp fall in production of electronic products following a strong September.
Thursday December 04, 2014
Sinn Féin TD Pearse Doherty has said his party will table a motion of no confidence in Taoiseach Enda Kenny next week.
Friday November 21, 2014
Millions of illegal immigrants to the United States, including thousands from Ireland, should soon be free from the threat of deportation after President Obama announced a series immigration reforms.
Thursday November 20, 2014
North Korea has rejected a UN resolution condemning its rights record and warned that it was being pushed into conducting a fresh nuclear test.
Wednesday October 08, 2014
The US budget deficit fell to 2.8% of the economy's output in fiscal year 2014, as government revenues rose sharply, official data has shown.