Margaret Attwood and Bernardine Evaristo, joint winners of the 2019 Booker Prize. Photographs: Getty Images

The literary world was taken by surprise tonight when the Booker Prize for 2019 was awarded to two books focusing on the experiences of women in socie(...)

The Lexicon library in Dún Laoghaire: new libraries are about moving from the role of book-lending service to community service

A recent BBC investigation found that 343 UK libraries had closed in the past six years with almost 8,000 jobs being lost in the process and a further(...)

Netflix, the video-streaming service that is expanding aggressively across Europe, does not plan to increase its monthly charge despite the introduction of the new tax. (Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg)

Europe’s tax showdown could be headed straight to people’s wallets. With the new year, a change in fiscal rules in the European Union is increasing(...)