There is one topic that neither side has put on the table in the EU-UK divorce negotiation, and that’s just as it should be. There is no reason at all why the political wrangling over Brexit and the shape of a final deal should be a barrier to the closest possible co-operation on cybersecurity between Britain and Ireland and, indeed, other EU members.
Sat, 03 Nov, 2018
The British government yesterday said it had received the additional advice it had requested on Rupert Murdoch’s bid to buy broadcaster Sky, and it would decide whether to refer the deal for an in-depth review as soon as possible.
Sat, 26 Aug, 2017
ICMSA has put pressure on the European commissioner for agriculture and rural development, Phil Hogan, to live up to his promises to level the playing pitch for farmers, versus what the dairy farmers’ organisation calls “margin-grabbing” retailers.
Thu, 05 May, 2016
FAI boss John Delaney has called on Sepp Blatter to step aside and confirmed that the controversial 79-year-old head of Fifa will not be receiving the Irish vote in Friday’s presidential election in Zurich.
Wed, 27 May, 2015
Tue, 19 Aug, 2014
The EU has sought to calm fears in countries such as Britain, France, and Germany that they face a mass influx of Romanians and Bulgarians following the lifting of restrictions, a change that risks fuelling anti-immigrant sentiment in Europe.
Thu, 02 Jan, 2014
The battle against childhood obesity intensified yesterday when Britain’s Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, which represents nearly every one of Britain’s 220,000 doctors, demanded action on what it calls “the greatest public health crisis affecting the UK”.
Tue, 19 Feb, 2013
Two British hackers linked to the notorious Lulz Security group pleaded guilty yesterday to a litany of computer crimes — the latest blow against online miscreants whose exploits against groups such as the CIA have embarrassed governments around the world.
Tue, 26 Jun, 2012
BANKS may save about £10 billion (€11.38bn) in capital and other costs under proposals being considered by the Britain’s Independent Commission on Banking aimed at securing the financia lsystem against the collapse of a single lender, a person with knowledge of the plans said.
Sat, 02 Apr, 2011