Keelin Shanley will present live coverage  of the budget speech on RTÉ.

When Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe stands up in the Dáil on Tuesday to deliver his budget, RTÉ management will be hoping for a smidgen of good (...)

EasyJet will be keen to fill the vacuum left by Monarch at locations including Luton and London’s Gatwick airport. Photograph: Philippe Huguen/AFP/Getty Images

EasyJet Plc is counting on the failure of three rival carriers to help accelerate its expansion into major European markets, bringing a silver lining (...)

Mollie King and her dance partner AJ Pritchard take part in a dress rehearsal before the live show of the BBC1 dance contest ‘Strictly Come Dancing’. Photograph: Kieron McCarron/BBC/PA Wire

It’s October, the days are shortening and the television people are getting serious about entertainment again: Strictly Come Dancing has waltzed back (...)

David Davis, Britain’s Brexit secretary, speaking at the US chamber of commerce in Washington on Friday. Photograph: Jacquelyn Martin/AP

The UK’s Brexit secretary, David Davis, has taken aim at the isolationist rhetoric of Donald Trump in a pointed speech in which he told US business l(...)

British prime minister Theresa May at Yokosuka naval base near Tokyo on Thursday. “I am not a quitter,” she told ITV. “I’m here for the long term and it’s crucial. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Theresa May has said she will fight the next UK election as prime minister, insisting she intends to remain in power “for the long term”. Ms May’s pr(...)

Pat Kiely: “If this market doesn’t encourage and promote competition, and if the Government feels that supporting a dominant player is the way broadcasting flaws in Ireland will be sorted, then we have a problem.” Photograph: Dave Meehan

Pat Kiely, TV3 Group’s managing director, has a printout of an RTÉ press release beside him. “It really wound me up,” he admits. “We read recently th(...)

File photograph dated February 24th, 1981, of the Prince of Wales and Princess Diana on the grounds of Buckingham Palace, London, England, after announcing their engagement. File photograph: PA/PA Wire

One of Princess Diana’s closest friends is writing to Channel 4 bosses asking them to scrap a forthcoming documentary that uses private video footage (...)

Michael Macintyre, Amanda Holden and David Hasselhoff on ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent

Broadcasting giant ITV has reported a fall in half-year sales and profits as advertising revenue continues to dip following the Brexit vote and econom(...)

An EasyJet aircraft is ready for take off at Cointrin airport in Geneva, Switzerland. Photograph: Reuters

British budget airline easyJet raised its profit outlook on Thursday after it filled more seats on its planes while keeping a tight grip on costs duri(...)

John Malone: the man Al Gore once called “Darth Vader”. Photograph: Getty

A statue of an eagle, wings spread as if in flight, greets visitors to Liberty Media’s headquarters at the edge of a business park in the Denver subur(...)