One of the largest outbreaks of the virus occurred in Colombia in 1995.  Photograph: iStock

A Dublin-based provider of raw materials to the pharmaceutical industry has launched a product to detect and diagnose an infectious disease known as V(...)

Child aggression directed at parents came first in a study carried out by Parentline into the top 10 reasons for calls to its helpline. Photograph: iStock

Six years ago, this problem wasn’t even on its radar – but last year research by the parent support group Parentline found aggression in children to b(...)

More than 40 US states have alleged some generic drug firms are inflating drug prices. Photograph: Reuters

US states filed a lawsuit accusing Teva Pharmaceuticals of orchestrating a sweeping scheme with 19 other drug companies to inflate drug prices – somet(...)

Democrat members of the House Judiciary Committee had fun with the spectacle, placing a prop chicken by attorney general William Barr’s microphone. Photograph: Anna Moneymaker/Bloomberg

Tensions between Democrats and the Department of Justice intensified on Thursday as a key committee threatened to hold attorney general William Barr i(...)

Peggy Sue Adams (left) who was killed in the crash, pictured with her husband Jack

A sat nav was not to blame for a fatal crash in Cork which killed two American tourists in September 2017, an inquest has heard. James Baker (62) and(...)

Donald Trump speaks during a fundraising round-table in San Antonio, Texas, on Wednesday. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters

US president Donald Trump has accused Latin American countries of sending criminals to the United States, vowing to increase US military presence at t(...)

Shaw develops accredited online courses such as photography, nutrition, marketing and technology. Photograph: iStock

A Dublin-based low-cost higher education provider will successfully exit examinership today having secured more than €7 million in new investment. Sh(...)

Former Texas Congressman and Democratic party presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke: The 46 year old offers the politics of feelings. Photograph: Stephen Maturen/AFP

The heavens part. The light shines down. The rise in the oceans begins to slow. The world is once more bathed in the mystical glow of a messiah. Our r(...)

A number of demonstrators at the rally in Belfast on Saturday, March 9th. Photograph: Amanda Ferguson

Women’s rights activists in Belfast are calling for the British government to introduce legislation around coercive control and stalking. At the Inte(...)

Giselle Marimon-Herrera and her teenage daughter Allison were killed at Glin Ree Court in Newry on Thursday.

Police investigating the deaths of a mother and daughter whose bodies were discovered in Newry on Thursday believe both were strangled. The PSNI on F(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »