Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan said the Government is determined to work for a deal which helped keep the UK in the EU. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

The Government is committed to working for a deal that would keep Britain in the European Union, the Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flana(...)

Figures show that of the 85,724 foreign nationals aged 15 years and over who were allocated PPS numbers in 2014, 29,637 had employment.

Just over one-third of foreign nationals assigned Personal Public Service (PPS) numbers last year were in employment, new figures show. Th(...)

UK prime minister David Cameron set out his case for the extension of RAF airstrikes from Iraq into Syria. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

UK prime minister David Cameron said on Thursday it was time to take a decision to join air strikes against Islamic State militants in Syria, (...)

With demand for rental housing likely to continue to rise in the UK, the British government has committed itself to supporting “innovation and inve(...)

More than two-thirds of teenagers in a survey were unable to distinguish between search engine results and the sponsored links or ads featured above them as returned by Google

While the majority (72 per cent) of young teenagers (those aged 12-15) are wary of online interactions, believing most people behave differently onlin(...)

Algerian migrants in a bus after they were arrested by French police during a brutal police crackdown on October 17th 1961. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images/Archives

At the opening session of the talks which led to the latest Stormont House Agreement, Northern Secretary Theresa Villiers called for “a fresh approach(...)

View from slopes of Croagh Patrick, Co Mayo. Photograph: Joe Cornish/Riser/Getty.

The number of tourists visiting Ireland is set to hit record heights in 2015 with more than 7.4 million arriving in the first 10 months of the year be(...)

Shoppers walk past a Black Friday event in London, England. Photograph:  Rob Stothard/Getty Images

Black Friday in Ireland is barely a year old but could already be on the way out, as Irish retailers start to question the merits of a concept which s(...)

Irish investment group NTR has reported first half profits that are €67.2 million higher than last year on the back of the near €220 million sale of i(...)

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar: “I do not anticipate the next government, if my party leads it, being able to change the funding model for healthcare substantially.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Significantly changing the healthcare funding model will not be completed in the next government’s lifetime, if Fine Gael is returned to power, Mini(...)