A review of the Privacy Shield agreement will commence on Monday week.

On Monday week, the European Commission and the US government’s department of commerce will commence their first annual review of the Privacy Shield a(...)

BMW’s electric car, BMW i3,  being charged at the charging station in front of the entrance of Nissan’s Global Headquarters  in Yokohama, Japan
Looking good to the west

Ireland’s track record when it comes to commercial oil and gas discoveries is not a good one. In the course of more than half a century of exploration(...)

Performances of Trophy are free but ticketed

Trophy Barnardo Square, Dame Street September 9th-11th, 3pm & 7pm Lives can change in an instant, for good or bad, pivoting on a bit of luck or j(...)

Karen Weeks taking in the sights at Lake Victoria on her solo cycling trip across Canada.

When Dr Karen Weekes rocked up to the reception of a five-star hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia just before midnight a few weeks ago, she knew it might b(...)

Kris Nelson: In his time the Fringe Festival has become bigger. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Early in his career, the outgoing director of the Dublin Fringe Festival learned to pack light. In truth, Kris Nelson didn’t really have a choice. As (...)

Mighty Music Player Although this has something of the outward aesthetic of the now-unavailable iPod Shuffle, its application is quite diff(...)

Aer Lingus has introduced a cheap transatlantic fare aimed at passengers willing to travel without the normal frills associated with a long-haul fligh(...)

US president Donald Trump speaks about tax reform during a visit to the  Loren Cook Company in Springfield, Missouri. Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

Ireland’s gaping trade surplus with the United States has again been cited by Donald Trump as the US president vowed to address the trade imbalances b(...)

Diets high in carbohydrates were associated with a 28 per cent greater risk of death. Photograph: IStock

Dramatically cutting your intake of dietary saturated fat is not recommended for good health and can even shorten your life, an international study ha(...)

Users would also be encouraged to put small amounts of the drugs into the special disposal bins for analysis. Photograph: AP

Drug users in festivals and clubs may now be able to use special drug disposal bins to dump drugs without being charged by the Garda. Last month, the(...)