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Cyclone Fani has torn through India's eastern coast as a grade 5 storm, lashing beaches with rain and winds gusting up to 200km/h and affecting weather as far away as Mount Everest as it approached the former imperial capital of Kolkata.
Fri, 03 May, 2019
Workers abroad are increasingly turning to Ireland for new jobs as interest in the UK dwindles following Brexit, research from a job search site has found.
Wed, 13 Dec, 2017
Eight people aboard a US Navy plane that crashed in the Pacific have been recovered in good condition and a search continues for three other missing personnel.
Wed, 22 Nov, 2017
This year is expected to be one of the hottest on record, with temperatures more than 1C above pre-industrial levels, the World Meteorological Organisation has said.
Mon, 06 Nov, 2017
Beatrice Fihn, the boss of the anti-nuclear weapons group that was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, sent a tweet describing Donald Trump as a moron just two days ago.
Fri, 06 Oct, 2017
The Brexit decision has wide-ranging implications for Ireland and, in particular, Irish and UK businesses operating and trading across the Irish Sea.
Mon, 27 Jun, 2016
Concern Worldwide’sfeels there are reasons to to be optimistic about 2016 but also sees many challenges ahead, especially if we all don’t work together.
Fri, 15 Jan, 2016
FKA Twigs reckons she’s really a traditional girl at heart. The 27-year-old singer claimed that she’s looking to settle down with a husband and kids and has no ambitions to be part of the world of fellow star TAYLOR SWIFT and her “squad”.
Mon, 12 Oct, 2015
The ban on so-called legal highs is working, according to one of the country’s leading child and adolescent psychiatrists, but “spikes” in usage are to be expected.
Sat, 11 Jul, 2015
Pre-tax profits at the main Irish unit of US IT firm, Avocent, last year declined by 8.5% to $2.4 million (€2.1m), figures show.
Mon, 15 Jun, 2015
Two technology companies are to create 160 jobs over the coming years as they set up their first Irish bases.
Tue, 24 Mar, 2015
Dublin’s Silicon Docks is to welcome another tranche of workers after a US cloud software company said it is to triple its workforce.
Thu, 05 Mar, 2015
While recalls over potential faults in cars are headline news in western nations, drivers in Asia are more vulnerable as the controls are far less stringent, writes
Tue, 09 Dec, 2014
Pope Francis has arrived in South Korea on the first papal visit to the Asian nation in 25 years, stepping off a plane on to a red carpet and greeting the president, Catholics and grieving relatives of the ferry disaster.
Thu, 14 Aug, 2014
Zookeepers at Fota Wildlife Park have had their hands full with the arrival of tigers, reptiles, butterflies, frogs and record visitor numbers this year.
Sat, 02 Aug, 2014
Friends, family and work colleagues of two Cork-based Malaysian chefs feared the men had died in Thursday’s doomed MH17 flight — only to get confirmation almost 24 hours later that the two men had actually travelled home to Kuala Lumpur on a different carrier.
Sat, 19 Jul, 2014
The European Union is teaming up with South Korea jointly to research the next generation of mobile broadband technology, hoping the Asian country’s expertise will help it catch up in a field crucial for economic growth and jobs.
Tue, 17 Jun, 2014
Sat, 22 Mar, 2014
Cork man Tony Keohane has been appointed as the chairman of Tesco in Ireland after serving seven years as chief executive of Tesco Ireland.
Wed, 29 May, 2013
‘Abenomics’, a mix of fiscal and monetary expansion together with structural reforms, is helping to revive Japan’s stagnant economy and, while some question its sustainability, at least it has helped lift morale, says
Sat, 04 May, 2013
Almost €11m worth of perfume and essential oils and €6m of leather goods, including “dressed furskins”, are just some of the €3bn of goods imported from China into Ireland last year.
Mon, 18 Mar, 2013
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Sun, 03 Mar, 2013
Hong Kong financial authorities said today they are investigating Swiss bank UBS over possible misconduct related to the Asian financial centre’s benchmark interest rate.
Thu, 20 Dec, 2012
Toyota’s quarterly profit tripled, driven by a recovery from natural disasters, and the company raised its full-year earnings forecast despite a sales slump in China.
Mon, 05 Nov, 2012
Operating profits at the main Irish unit of US firm Avocent last year increased by 34% to $8.8m (€6.7m).
Mon, 17 Sep, 2012
Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has said that he feared for the financial survival of the state in the early days of the coalition government.
Mon, 23 Jul, 2012
The Olympic Council of Ireland chief executive Stephen Martin is counting down the days to the London Games. Want a flavour of his July?
Mon, 11 Jun, 2012
Human rights campaigners are finalising plans for Burma's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi to visit Ireland next month.
Fri, 18 May, 2012
Nowhere was the fragility of our agricultural prosperity more evident that at the recent One Island – One Health scientific conference of State veterinarians from north and south in Dublin.
Thu, 12 Apr, 2012
Maintaining Ireland’s reputation for food safety excellence was central to yesterday’s One Island — One Health conference in Portmarnock Hotel, Co Dublin.
Sat, 31 Mar, 2012
Clubs such as Manchester City should be prohibited by UEFA from being sponsored by companies closely associated with their owners, a Council of Europe committee stated today.
Wed, 07 Mar, 2012
Iran has halted its limited oil sales to France and Britain in retaliation for a phased EU ban on Iranian oil that is yet to take full effect, the oil ministry said yesterday.
Mon, 20 Feb, 2012
To mark the Chinese New Year on Monday, interior designerof Donovan Walsh Designs, answers your Oriental design dilemmas.
Sat, 21 Jan, 2012
Barack Obama has sparked a huge row by rejecting plans for a massive oil pipeline through the heart of the United States, saying there was not enough time for a fair review before a looming deadline forced on him by Republicans.
Thu, 19 Jan, 2012
Russell Brand was refused entry to Canada at the weekend.
Mon, 03 Oct, 2011
THE main Irish unit of US IT firm Avocent returned to profit last year, recording $24.5 million (€17.1m) in pre-tax profits.
Mon, 05 Sep, 2011
THE HSE spent over €113,000 of taxpayers’ money to send 36 officials to India and Pakistan during a 10-day search for new doctors from the region.
Sat, 27 Aug, 2011
FEARFUL of melting into the zoysia grass, what with temperatures in the mid-90s and a humidity beyond insufferable, walks are kept to a minimum in advance of the 93rd PGA Championship at the Atlanta Athletic Club.
Thu, 11 Aug, 2011
Alex Ferguson has praised Wayne Rooney's work ethic after the Manchester United striker bagged a second-half hat-trick in a 7-0 romp over Seattle Sounders.
Thu, 21 Jul, 2011
QUESTIONS about the ability of the education system to foster a passion for science were raised at a Communicating Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths (STEM) conference, this week.
Sat, 25 Jun, 2011
LAST week, after I had bought a copy of the Irish Examiner for every member of my family to marvel at the wonder of mommy in a newspaper, I took five minutes out from children’s bath time to see for myself what it looked like.
Thu, 23 Jun, 2011
Mon, 06 Jun, 2011
Everton manager David Moyes has ruled out his side’s chances of securing a European place.
Fri, 15 Apr, 2011