Barclays: last week  entered  talks to sell its French  business to AnaCap Financial Partners. Photograph: Lewis Stickley/PA Wire

(...) cites several cases of suspicious activity Mr Hébert claims the bank has failed to take seriously enough(...)

Atlético Madrid striker Fernando Torres: “We are nothing if we are not a team. As a team we can beat anyone.” Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

Fernando Torres. Atlético beat the Germans 1-0 in last week’s first leg to take a narrow advantage with(...)

Burnley manager Sean Dyche is hoisted up by the players as they celebrate promotion after beating Derby County. Photo: Tim Goode/PA

(...) pressing without luck, George Boyd always available to take a pass and Arfield harrying the visitors(...)

Dun Laoghaire Golf Club will host this year’s Curtis Cup where three Irish players have made the GB&I team. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Sunday when Olivia Mehaffey retained the Welsh Ladies Open Strokeplay title by five strokes from(...)

 West Waterford’s Seamus Power became the first Irish golfer to win on the tour in America, taking home a cheque for $108,00 with victory at the United Leasing & Finance Championship in Indiana. Photograph: Michael Cohen/Getty Images

Leasing & Finance Championship in Indiana. The 29-year-old carded a five-under 67, the only bogey(...)

Independent Alliance TD Michael Fitzmaurice: ‘We intend to do 12 hours a day until it is sorted’.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Fail ahead of Monday’s meeting. Independent TD Denis Naughten said he understood the five rural TDs(...)

Syrian children take part in a rally in solidarity with Aleppo, in the Lebanese northern port city of Tripoli, on Sunday. More than a week of fighting in Syria’s second city has killed hundreds of civilians and left a UN-backed peace process hanging by a thread. Concern has been growing that the fighting in Aleppo will lead to the complete collapse of a landmark ceasefire between president Bashar al-Assad’s regime and non-jihadist rebels that was brokered by Moscow and Washington. Photograph: Ibrahim Chalhoub/AFP/Getty Images

(...) guns for the first time during the five-year Syrian war but which has unravelled in recent days(...)

 Executives should hold on to their day jobs and become part-time entrepreneurs on the side, according to Patrick McGinnis, author of ‘The 10% Entrepreneur’

(...) those who have left corporate jobs the transition can be a painful one. Take Ali Mese, a former Bain(...)

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(...) it but you might not fully appreciate how big a deal it is going to become over the next five years(...)

 Portlaoise hospital. The families of babies who died at Portlaoise hospital may never find out if those responsible for the care of their children were disciplined by the health service, the head of the Health Service Executive has warned. File photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

(...) confidential and the process would not apply to hospital staff who since have retired. The deaths of five(...)