A man has died after two passengers  had heart attacks while travelling on  Alitalia flight AZ-610  en route from Fiumicino in Rome to JFK Airport in New York. File photograph: Alessia Pierdomenico/Bloomberg

A man died on board a transatlantic flight this evening while a second passenger, also believed to have suffered a heart attack, is recovering (...)

Dublin-listed Datalex is announcing today that Brussels Airlines has chosen its travel distribution platform to support online ticket sales and other products.

Datalex, the travel software firm backed by businessman Dermot Desmond, has recruited Lufthansa subsidiary Brussels Airlines a(...)

Russian forces are on high alert to head off possible militant attacks at the Winter Olympic Games, which begin tomorrow in Sochi. Some US politicians have expressed concern about security at the Black Sea resort, but US president Barack Obama has said he believes Sochi is safe. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

The United States issued a warning last night to airports and to some airlines flying to Russia for the Olympics to watch for toothpaste tubes that co(...)

Niece of fashion designer Ralph Lauren, Jennifer Lauren, leaving a sitting of Killaloe District Court held in the downstairs function room of the Brian Boru pub in the town, today.  Photograph: Niall Carson/PA.

A 41-year old niece of fashion icon, Ralph Lauren is to be sentenced tomorrow in relation to an air rage incident that occurred on Monday.Jenny Lauren(...)

Stephen Schwarzman: has contributed €73 million to his scholarship programme

Wall Street mogul Stephen Schwarzman, whose Blackstone firm is one of the most biggest global players in the private equity business, held a groundbre(...)

The internet has made millionaires out of some quick-thinking people who bought up generic domain names in the early dotcom years. Domain names can co(...)

Downtown Atlanta: the World of Coca-Cola is an interactive tourist attraction. Photograph: Tami Chappell

Kieran McGill, like most businessmen working out of the US southern state of Georgia, likes Atlanta because he can travel to almost all (...)