Dan O’Brien: Pace of globalisation picks up, despite the rise of its opponents

Dan O'Brien: Pace of globalisation picks up, despite the rise of its opponents US President Donald Trump with Xi Jinping, China’s President. Many of Trump’s concerns over trade were shared by previous...

Caracas explosions were an attempted attack on Maduro – Venezuelan government

Caracas explosions were an attempted attack on Maduro – Venezuelan government The president was speaking during a celebration of the National Guard’s 81st anniversary. Venezuela’s president Nicolas Maduro was subject of an attempted...

20 dead as all on board vintage tourist plane killed in Swiss Alps crash

20 dead as all on board vintage tourist plane killed in Swiss Alps crash Eleven men and nine women were killed, officials said. A JU-52 aircraft (JU-AIR/Keystone via AP) All 20 people on board...

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Search for suspects after firework attack on US bar Police said one of the customers suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the attack. Asheville police released surveillance video showing an SUV whizzing past the patio...

Top tips on keeping combines on the move this harvest

Top tips on keeping combines on the move this harvest Daily maintenance and fire prevention checks are essential to keep combines working safely and efficiently in high temperatures The unusually high temperatures have...

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Should I gift money to our children now?   Stock image We are retired and fortunate to be on defined benefit pensions, but we also have about €500,000 in savings. We have two grown-up...

Aryzta under fire for ‘opportunistic’ Picard manoeuvre

Aryzta under fire for 'opportunistic' Picard manoeuvre Cash from French company helps Aryzta stay within banking covenants Aryzta chief executive Kevin Toland A plan for French company Picard to issue more bonds in order...

Callaway sales drive soaring share price

Callaway sales drive soaring share price   Callaway Golf’s third-quarter guidance has beaten even the best estimates Callaway Golf has proved investors right with quarterly results and third-quarter sales guidance that topped even the...

Zimbabwe’s ruling party wins majority in parliament, opposition questions poll

Zimbabwe's ruling party wins majority in parliament, opposition questions poll Zimbabwe President and candidate Emmerson Mnangagwa Photo: AFP/GettyPeople look at results placed outside a polling station in Harare (AP)Supporters of the opposition...

Demonstrators arrested as right-wing and anti-fascist groups clash in Portland

Demonstrators arrested as right-wing and anti-fascist groups clash in Portland A counter-protester argues with police during a rally by the Patriot Prayer group in Portland, Oregon, U.S. August 4, 2018. REUTERS/Bob Strong Small...