Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders have defeated Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in the Wisconsin presidential primary elections. Photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/Katherine Taylor/EPA

Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz won their Wisconsin presidential primary elections, prolonging the Democratic race and increasing the chances that the Rep(...)

A bird lands on Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ podium as he speaks in Portland, Oregon.  Photograph: Natalie Behring/Getty Images

Democratic US presidential contender Bernie Sanders easily won nominating contests in Alaska and Washington on Saturday, chipping away at front-runner(...)

Heidi and Ted Cruz: The senator and Donald Trump have escalated their bitter campaign feud, taking to social media in fight over their wives. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images

That sound you have been hearing for the past nine months from the Republican presidential race is the bottom of the barrel being scraped. This week, (...)

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If you don’t recognise the name Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, you best start memorising it. The 16-year-old star of Sing Street has recently wowed audiences at(...)

Ted Cruz speaking at a rally in New York. The senator from Texas and candidate for the presidential nomination received an endorsement from former candidate Jeb Bush. Photograph: Reuters/Pearl Gabel

Texas senator Ted Cruz received a boost in his effort to rally Republicans behind his bid to beat Donald Trump in the Republican presidential race aft(...)

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hilary Clinton are frontrunners to secure their parties’ nominations for the presidential election. Photograph: AFP

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton both won convincing victories in the Arizona presidential primaries on Tuesday, cementing their status as the frontru(...)

Adelma Tapia Ruiz, from Peru, who lived in Brussels has been identified as the first confirmed victim of the Brussels attacks. Photograph: Facebook

As the hunt continues for the third suspect in Tuesday’s Brussels attacks, details of those killed and injured in the bombings at Brussels airport and(...)

Republican US presidential hopeful Ohio Governor John Kasich celebrates his Ohio primary victory. Photograph: AFP

After a critical win on his home turf, Ohio Governor John Kasich begins a new phase of his long-shot presidential campaign that his aides hope will ul(...)

Dermot Costello, managing director of Qualtrics Ireland: “Your customers can change very quickly, and your employees can change very, very quickly in a company that is not looking after them.”

A trend of more fickle consumers is underpinning growth in market research across Europe, which is good news for an insights software company like Qua(...)

L-R: Jordanne Jones, Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Charlie Kelly, Stephen Fingelton. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Ferdia Walsh-Peelo Actor Ferdia Walsh-Peelo was always likely to become famous. Born and raised in Co Wicklow, the good-looking, sleek 16-year-old ha(...)