Friday March 20, 2015
A round-up of other stories from around the world.
Wednesday March 04, 2015
Oil prices were mixed today before the release of a key US supply report and as dealers eyed escalating violence in crude producer Libya.
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.