Supermarket mega merger: What does it mean for Morrisons?

Does Sainsbury's and Asda’s proposed tie up fire the starting gun on merger mania in the supermarket sector? That’s certainly what some commentators think. But...

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US wants a fair trade deal, Trump tells EU leaders Donald Trump met European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the White House. European Commission President Jean-Claude...

Government takes control of infrastructure group IL&FS to stem contagion

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India on Monday took control of Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services (IL&FS), in a rare move that it said was...

US warnings as workers struggle despite buoyant jobs market

US warnings as workers struggle despite buoyant jobs market Click here to view full-size graphic By almost every measure, the US economy is booming. But a...

Hundreds missing, several feared dead after Laos dam collapse

Hundreds missing, several feared dead after Laos dam collapse Screen grab taken on handout video footage from ABC Laos on July 24, 2018 shows people...

Five key things to know about the animation industry in Ireland

Five key things to know about the animation industry in Ireland Animation hit: Doc McStuffins Ireland's animation industry has undergone substantial growth in the last decade,...

Mary Kenny: The prediction game

Mary Kenny: The prediction game Forecasting no longer involves gazing into a crystal ball Mary Kenny, writer and author. Photo: Tony Gavin Now here's an interesting career...

Interested in alternative energy sources on your farm?

Interested in alternative energy sources on your farm? The event takes place on Tuesday, 21 August at Gurteen Agricultural College in Co Tipperary. Next month Teagasc...

US stock markets well-positioned to weather any trade war storms

US stock markets well-positioned to weather any trade war storms Workers lift bundles of steel pipe with a crane at a stockyard on the outskirts...

Netflix’s house of cards wobbles

Netflix's house of cards wobbles Sacred Games on Netflix Netflix has 130 million subscribers. Its programmes have earned 112 nominations for the upcoming Emmy awards. And...

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U.S. Justice Department probes Musk statement on taking Tesla private

(Reuters) - Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) said on Tuesday the U.S. Department of Justice was investigating Chief Executive Elon Musk’s public statements in August that...

Investigation starts into dramatic Soyuz rocket breakdown

Russian officials are investigating the cause of a booster problem that forced a Soyuz rocket capsule to make an emergency landing just after launch. The...

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More than 30 Indian passengers, some bleeding from their noses and ears, have received treatment after pilots "forgot" to turn on a switch regulating...

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TV3 owner injected '€10m to €15m' to drive turnaround in station TV3 owner Liberty Global injected "€10m to €15m" into the Irish broadcaster to drive...

Australia considers following US on Jerusalem embassy

Australia will consider recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital and moving its embassy there from Tel Aviv, Prime Minister Scott Morrison says. If acted upon, the...