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The Live Aid concert at   Wembley Stadium, London, on July 13th, 1985.  Photograph:  Terry Thorp

More than 30 years after Live Aid raised about €180 million to help fight famine in Ethiopia, Teneo, the global strategy and communications group, led(...)

Austy Bob, surrounded by three generations of his family, was waked for two nights in the cottage he had shared with his wife for more than 60 years on Clare Island, Co Mayo. Photograph: Hoberman Collection/ Universal Images Group via Getty

I’m not sure if I should turn myself in or go to therapy because I’ve been having a recurring dream that I am about to murder Daddy. In the dream I a(...)

Mr Byrne (right) has said previously he was ‘embarrassed’ for both Ireland and the US that his previous offences had to date prevented him from securing permission to remain in the US.

An Irish man who was imprisoned for a period in the US as part of a crackdown on illegal immigration has launched a fresh effort to secure legal statu(...)

The KardiaMobile app records a medical-grade EKG in 30 seconds after a person places their fingers on the sensors. Photograph: Hannah Yoon/New York Times

A new batch of apps and pocket-size medical devices that work with a smartphone or smartwatch are changing travel for people with serious medical cond(...)

Donald Trump told US companies “to immediately start looking for an alternative to China” in response to Beijing’s threat to impose retaliatory tariffs on US goods. Photograph: Getty

Markets fell as China and US threatened tit-for-tat tariffs on each others’ imports as latest round of the trade war between the pair escalated. DUBL(...)

The district attorney’s office said Fr Joseph McLoone ‘held a position of leadership and his parishioners trusted him to properly handle their generous donations to the church’.

An Irish-American priest has been arrested for allegedly stealing almost $100,000 (€90,000) from his church and spending it on a beach house, travel a(...)

 US stocks turned lower on Thursday as the first contraction in the manufacturing sector in nearly a decade and uncertainty about future interest rate cuts overshadowed an initial boost from upbeat retail earnings. Photograph: Reuters/Brendan McDermid/File Photo

European shares fell on Thursday as mixed readings of business growth across major economies and uncertainty over the US interest rate outlook made in(...)

German chancellor Angela Merkel: ready to ditch a balanced budget? Photograph: EPA

News that the German government could ditch its balanced-budget rule and take on debt to stave off recession boosted European markets on Friday. DUBL(...)

Norwegian Air said on Tuesday that it was ceasing its transatlantic services from Ireland. Photograph: iStock

With the announcement on Tuesday that Norwegian Air was ending its transatlantic routes from Ireland in September, the era of budget airlines flying t(...)

Spanish opera singer Plácido Domingo performs on stage in Marbella on July 25th, 2015. Photograph:  Jorge Guerrero/AFP/Getty Images

World-renowned opera star Plácido Domingo has denied accusations that he tried to pressure women into sexual relationships by offering them jobs and s(...)

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