Minister and academic O’Donoghue is honoured as an Irish citizen of...

Minister and academic O'Donoghue is honoured as an Irish citizen of distinction Left: Professor Martin O’Donoghue’s remains are taken from the Church of St Paul...

Former cricketer Imran Khan leads in slow count after Pakistan election

Former cricketer Imran Khan leads in slow count after Pakistan election The winner will face a crumbling economy and bloodshed by militants. Pakistan army troops outside...

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Trump relents on EU car tariffs, as US-China fight derails Qualcomm deal US President Donald Trump. Photo: AP In what the EU chief called a "major...

Lone Star and Elliott lead PTSB sale field

Lone Star and Elliott lead PTSB sale field Former Citi MD Ruth Wandhöfer will join the PTSB board on October 30 US-based buyout group Lone Star...

Housing row fuels talk of a rift within Fine Gael

Housing row fuels talk of a rift within Fine Gael Catherine Byrne TD It wasn't exactly round two, but there was a decent amount of ducking...

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