Ryanair has vowed to defend vigorously the class-action case taken against the airline in the US by a group of shareholders. Photograph: Will Oliver/EPA

A US court has allowed shareholders to sue Ryanair and chief executive Michael O’Leary for making “false and misleading statements” about its industri(...)

Scientists around the world have analysed more than 2,500 publicly shared Covid-19 genomes and identified 100-150  mutations. Photograph:  Miguel Medina / AFP via Getty Images

Since the Covid-19 virus strain was first identified in early 2020, scientists have been able to track its progress around the world. The virus is v(...)

O’Flynn group case had run into fourth week in the High Court.

The High Court has adjourned builder Michael O’Flynn’s property group’s lawsuit against some former workers while the defendants challenge a ruling re(...)

Outgoing Ryanair chief operating officer Peter Bellew leaves court. Photograph: Collins

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary and outgoing chief operating officer Peter Bellew clashed over the latter’s performance last year, the High C(...)

Ryanair’s annual report and filings with the US Securities and Exchange Commission show it has given share options to senior managers several times since 2014. Photograph: Raul Caro/EPA

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary is expected to take the stand in the airline’s legal action to prevent its chief operating officer, Peter Bell(...)

Cadbury’s moon landing recreation: one small step for chocolate-makers, one sweet treat for mankind. Photograph: Jacob King/PA

Image of the week: Chocolate moon Tomorrow marks 50 years since Neil Armstrong beat Buzz Aldrin by about 20 minutes to become the first man on the mo(...)

Marshae Jones, who has been charged with manslaughter after being indicted by a grand jury in connection with the fatal shooting of her unborn in Birmingham, Alabama. Photograph: Jefferson County Sheriff/EPA

In the days since police officers arrested Marshae Jones, saying she had started a fight that resulted in her unborn baby getting shot, the hate mail(...)

Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner says she’s happy to be moving on from Game of Thrones now. Photograph: Getty Images

The campaign for reproductive rights in Northern Ireland is confronted with an awkward dilemma. In recent weeks, there have been calls for studios to (...)

My sittingroom armchair was sacrosanct but the younger boy has begun to lay claim to it. Maybe I need to flee further, to a shed in the garden. Photograph: Getty Images

Cloffice is a terrible word but not a bad idea. The notion of an office in a closet is not immediately enticing; in fact it sounds like the work of th(...)

Gunfire sent shoppers fleeing for cover into stores and stockrooms. Photograph: iStock

A man is dead and 12-year-old girl has been injured following a shooting at an Alabama shopping centre prior to Black Friday shopping. The gunfi(...)

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