Bank of Ireland tipped to cut up to one in five jobs in shake-up

Bank of Ireland tipped to cut up to one in five jobs in shake-up Bank of Ireland CEO Francesca McDonagh. Bank of Ireland looks set to take a scythe to its workforce - with potentially 2,180...

Deadly suicide blast casts shadow over Pakistan elections

Deadly suicide blast casts shadow over Pakistan elections A total of 31 people were killed in the carnage in the city of Quetta. Mourners take a bombing victim relative for buria (AP) A suicide bomber on a...

Mercury Music Prize 2018 nominees: their albums reviewed

Mercury Music Prize 2018 nominees: their albums reviewed Florence and The Machine, Arctic Monkeys and Sons of Kemet are among those up for the prestigious music award. Florence Welch of Florence and the Machine performing during...

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 and US hedge fund Elliott Management are expected to submit...

Israel’s Mossad may be behind car bombing that killed top Syrian rocket scientist: report

The Mossad, Israel’s famed spy agency, may have been behind the Saturday car bombing in the Syrian city of Masyaf that killed one of Demascus' most important rocket scientists, The New York Times reported on...

Being thin has its advantages, but there is nothing ‘privileged’ about counting calories

Being thin has its advantages, but there is nothing ‘privileged’ about counting calories Modern Life Thin end of the wedge: Dallas Roberts stars in Insatiable Blogger Cora Harrington got everyone talking earlier this week when her Twitter...

Never ever threaten US again: Trump fires off Twitter warning to Iran president

Never ever threaten US again: Trump fires off Twitter warning to Iran president The president earlier this year pulled the United States out of the international deal meant to prevent Tehran from developing a nuclear...

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Babies return to Love Island villa in parenting challenge The new arrivals put relationships to the test. The Islanders and their babies (ITV) The Love Island contestants will be tested with crying babies, dirty nappies and babysitting...

Business World

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 concession," US President Donald Trump agreed on Wednesday to refrain...

Brazil far-right politician enters presidential race

Brazil far-right politician enters presidential race Brazil’s presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro holds ups his hands with his wife Michelle and son Flavio (Leo Correa/AP)A supporter of Federal deputy Jair Bolsonaro wears a mask of U.S....

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