WORLD - BREAKING NEWS

Boston bombing trial jury chosen

After two months of jury selection, a panel of 12 jurors and six alternates has been chosen for the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

BREAKING SPORTS

Pape 10-week ban for kneeing Heaslip upheld

Pascal Pape’s RBS 6 Nations career has ended in acrimony after the France lock lost his appeal against a 10-week ban for kneeing Ireland’s Jamie Heaslip in the back.

BUSINESS - BREAKING NEWS

Tax take beats target for February

The tax take at the end of February was ahead of target - to the tune of €345m.