A son who had a "close, loving and supportive" relationship with his mother murdered her in their garden with a chainsaw, a court in Wales has heard.
Mon, 31 Oct, 2016
Top flight shares struggled for direction yesterday, even after British Airways owner International Airlines Group (IAG) upgraded its targets and announced a new boss at the UK carrier.
Sat, 07 Nov, 2015
A glass block, white space gallery on the banks of the Shannon at Athlone, which cost €3.5m, is completed ahead of its official opening date of Nov 29.
Thu, 22 Nov, 2012
The takeover of bmi by British Airways is set to lead to up to 1,200 job losses in Britain, the airline announced today.
Thu, 12 Apr, 2012
A stolen car has been recovered 36 years later in the US.
Fri, 13 May, 2011
The bitter British Airways cabin crew dispute is on the verge of being resolved following a breakthrough in crucial talks aimed at ending the long-running row.
Thu, 12 May, 2011
The final hurdle to a merger between British Airways and Spanish carrier Iberia should be cleared tomorrow when shareholders of the two airlines vote on the £5bn (€5.88bn) link-up.
Sun, 28 Nov, 2010
British Airways top bosses will land hefty pay rises on taking up their new posts once the airline merges with Spanish partner Iberia, it was revealed today.
Wed, 27 Oct, 2010
British Airways said today that it had agreed a recovery plan for its underfunded pension schemes in a move which paves the way for its merger with Spanish rival Iberia.
Tue, 22 Jun, 2010
British Airways chief executive Willie Walsh, who is embroiled in a bitter dispute with his cabin crew, has turned down a bonus worth £334,000 (€405,027), the second year in a row he has made such a gesture, it was announced today.
Thu, 10 Jun, 2010
MUNSTER might not have won the Heineken Cup this year but the province can claim another title as its home ground, Thomond Park in Limerick has scooped a prestigious architecture award.
Tue, 23 Jun, 2009
British Airways shares sank into the red today as speculation continued to swirl over its financial woes and trading prospects.
Mon, 22 Jun, 2009
Beleaguered airline British Airways is considering selling its OpenSkies subsidiary only a year after it acquired it, it was reported today.
Sun, 21 Jun, 2009
British Airways chief executive Willie Walsh announced today that he will work for no pay in July as part of his airline’s cost-cutting programme.
Fri, 22 May, 2009
A US cattle industry spokesman said nearly all meat bound for American dinner tables were treated humanely, despite a secret video showing workers at a slaughterhouse abusing sick or crippled animals.
Tue, 19 Feb, 2008
British Airways today said it was no longer involved in plans for a takeover of Spain’s Iberia, the fourth-largest airline in Europe.
Tue, 27 Nov, 2007
British Airways today said it would not exercise its right to take a greater slice of Spanish airline Iberia.
Mon, 26 Nov, 2007
British Airways' finances received a vote of confidence today after the company's credit rating was upgraded to its highest level for almost four years.
Wed, 20 Jun, 2007
BRITISH Airways is sounding positive, of late, with regard to future performance, saying that the fallout from the security scares at Heathrow and other British airports back in August hasn't hampered overall business too much.
Mon, 30 Oct, 2006
IT was honours even for the four provinces last night at the RIAI’s 2006 Irish Architecture Awards when Environment Minister Dick Roche presented the four main prizes to projects in Cork, Galway, Belfast and Kildare.
Thu, 08 Jun, 2006
British Airways announced another major boardroom departure today following the resignation of its chief financial officer.
Mon, 26 Sep, 2005
South African Ernie Els has confirmed he is to return to Loch Lomond this summer to play in the Scottish Open.
Tue, 01 May, 2001
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