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Comcast sparks prospect of bidding war for Sky after gatecrashing Fox deal
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 09:55

US media giant Comcast has unveiled a formal £22 billion offer for Sky, setting the stage for a bidding battle with Rupert Murdoch's 21st First ...

Donald Trump has met Apple CEO Tim Cook to discuss trade
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 05:33

President Donald Trump has met Apple CEO Tim Cook at the White House to discuss trade as he engages in negotiations around the globe. Business: Break...

Cash pile at Eamon Dunphy firm jumps to over €380,000
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 03:24

Last year, the cash pile at the media firm owned by Ireland’s best known football pundit, Eamon Dunphy jumped to over €380,000. Business: ...

'Horrible stuff' - eye-witness to Anfield attack
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 01:28

"It was pretty horrible stuff", according to an eyewitness account of the violence outside Anfield on Tuesday night, which left Meath man Sean Cox in ...

Emmanuel Macron hails freedom 'rendez-vous' in US Congress speech
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 23:31

France's President Emmanuel Macron drew on the shared history and "special bond" with the US as he opened a joint meeting of Congress. Top Stories: B...

Proposed restrictions for second runway at Dublin Airport 'catastrophic'
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 21:28

The boss of Dublin Airport has today described restrictions attached to the building of a new runway as "catastrophic". Ireland:

Penhill leads Willie Mullins assault on Punchestown prize
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 20:05

Willie Mullins fires an incredible seven-pronged assault on the Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle at Punchestown tomorrow. Sport: racing: BreakingNew...

Brian O’Driscoll's remarks hit a raw nerve in Ulster
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 17:29

Brian O’Driscoll’s comments about Ulster being a “bit of a basket case” has certainly hit a raw nerve around Ravenhill. Sport...

‘Monopoly-type’ Lottery cards blocked
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 15:22

The National Lottery was blocked from releasing scratch cards based on the popular Monopoly board game — because the lotto watchdog feared they ...

Supreme Court to hear NI woman's widow benefit case
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 13:44

Siobhan McLaughlin cannot receive an allowance for widowed parents as she and her partner were unmarried. BBC News - Northern Ireland

Bradley under pressure as Shamrock Rovers knocked out of EA Sports Cup by Longford
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:08

The pressure continues to mount on Shamrock Rovers manager Stephen Bradley. Sport: :

Christina Noble speaks publically about son being taken from her in mother and baby home
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:52

Children's rights activist Christina Noble has spoken publicly for the first time about her son being taken from her, at a mother and baby home in Dub...

Global group The Elders reveal Brexit fears for agreement
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:54

The group of senior world figures say a hard border in Ireland would seriously undermine the agreement. BBC News - Northern Ireland

Liverpool fan reportedly stabbed outside Anfield
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 03:40

Merseyside Police are investigating a serious assault of a man outside Anfield Stadium before Liverpool's Champions League semi-final clash with Roma....

Harrington has sights on 2020 captaincy
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 01:41

It would seem to be a case of now or never for Pádraig Harrington in the year 2020 as he looks to skipper Europe in the Ryder Cup. RTÉ Sport golf

Turning back on social media a sign I've matured, says snooker's Trump
  • Tue, 24 Apr 2018 23:23

Snooker showman Judd Trump believes a self-imposed social media ban can help him land a long-awaited first world title. Sport: :

Judge approves arrangement between INM and ODCE for access to documents
  • Tue, 24 Apr 2018 21:21

A judge has made rulings governing access by various parties to documents and other material to be used for an application by the State’s corpor...

England captain posts 'Dylan Hartley statement on Dylan Hartley' after concussion blow
  • Tue, 24 Apr 2018 19:41

It appears that Hartley has taken exception to coverage of the news. Sport: :

€3.8bn Sky deal creates rival for Paddy Power
  • Tue, 24 Apr 2018 16:05

The $ 4.7bn (€3.8bn) takeover of Sky Betting and Gaming by Canada’s Stars Groups is set to significantly increase the competitive pressure...

Irish Water pressing ahead with €1.3bn plan to pump water from Shannon river to Dublin
  • Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:17

Irish Water is pushing ahead with a €1.3bn plan to bring water from the Shannon river to Dublin. Ireland:

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