Claire Danes: mesmerisingly good in the fifth season of ‘Homeland’

(...) now we’ve all agreed to forget the dire second season.) On the news is a US general, breast covered(...)

Oil extended gains on Friday and was set for its biggest weekly rise in over six years after US Federal Reserve minutes suggested it was in no hurry to raise interest rates and an influential forecaster predicted a price rally.

Oil extended gains on Friday and was set for its biggest weekly rise in over six years after US(...)

Rod Stewart performing at the RDS during a show on June 19th, 2013. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

(...). Their self-titled debut album topped the US album chart and went to number one globally on iTunes in 76(...)

One person has been killed and three others wounded in a shooting at Northern Arizona University. School public relations director Cindy Brown said t(...)

Volkswagen Group chief executive Matthias Müller has admitted that the complexities of operating in more than 100 markets around the world with three engine capacities and six transmissions has made fixing the troubled EA189 motors far harder than a simple software reflash.

(...) the motors would not meet the US emissions laws, which dropped 90 per cent to 70 milligrams of NOx(...)

 William C Campbell  at his home after the announcement that he won the 2015 Nobel Prize in Medicine, in  Massachusetts. Photograph:  EPA/CJ Gunther

(...) had wonderful parents’ “Most of us are products of our nurture, and I was blessed with a positive(...)

Liverpool’s new German manager Jurgen Klopp poses with a team jersey on the pitch after a press conference to announce his new appointment at Anfield in Liverpool. Photograph: Getty Images

(...) faith in me and my staff and presenting us with this wonderful opportunity,” Klopp told the club(...)

International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde said the global lender may push ahead with interim steps to give emerging markets a bigger say.

(...) interim steps to give emerging markets a bigger say, despite a stalemate in the US Congress over approval(...)

France’s number eight Louis Picamoles during a training session at the Vale Resort in Hensol, south Wales. Photograph: Getty Images

Saint-Andre said the “pressure is all on Ireland. They are the favourites, they haven’t lost to us in(...)

The crowd goes wild on the final whistle after Shane Long’s goal in the second half secured a 1-0 victory over Germany at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Ireland to a 1-0 victory over the world champions Germany at the Aviva stadium, moving us closer to(...)