The judge in a trial for the murder of Audrius Butkus in 2013   has told a jury that  the case is no longer concerned with one of two defendants. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A judge has told a jury in a murder trial that she has decided to continue the case with only one defendant, despite the fact that the trial starte(...)

David wants to know if  this is gona be forever?

It’s hard to believe that Youtube only turns 10 on Thursday. It’s become a ubiquitous tool and source of entertainment that repeatedly fills up(...)

Ireland was a reliable Tesco sweet spot for years, with sales advancing rapidly and a profit margin well ahead of the group average.

A torrid year for Tesco was no better for its ailing Irish outpost. Annual sales in Ireland dropped to €2.56 billion, a level not seen for many years.(...)

Tesco boss Dave Lewis said further investment to turn around the troubled British supermarket could see its £1.4 billion trading profit fall further i(...)

Tesco reported a bottom-line loss of £6.38 billion over the year to February 28th  as it undergoes the latest phase of its shake-up under new boss Dave Lewis. (Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire)

Britain’s biggest retailer Tesco posted the worst annual loss in its 96-year history on Wednesday after writing down the value of its stores by £4.7 b(...)

Marks & Spencer:  while other retailers may struggle, shoppers have been clamouring for a 1970s-inspired beige suede skirt from its Limited Edition range. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

In the fickle business of fashion it’s all about calling the right trends. But even getting the ranges right doesn’t always guarantee a boost to the b(...)

The agents say the site on Tully Road in  Kildare town is “exactly what the market is looking for”

A well-located residential site in Kildare town with full planning permission for 18 detached and semi-detached houses is expected to generate conside(...)

Tesco, the world’s third biggest retailer, said big businesses could be driven from Britain by the uncertainty surrounding a referendum on European Un(...)

Tesco: retailer’s stretched balance sheet is likely to be of most interest on Wednesday.  Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Supermarket behemoth Tesco is due to report full-year results on Wednesday, and markets will be watching closely to see if a predicted £3 billion (€ 4(...)

Three has agreed to waive the balance on a former customer’s account. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

A reader by the name of Derek began using 3 shortly after the network set up in Ireland back in 2005 and was paying about €15 each month. “Roughly (...)