German Chancellor Angela Merkel  and French President Emmanuel Macron leave after their joint video press conference at the end of the European summit. Photograph:   John Thys/Pool/AFP via Getty Images

Stocks advanced globally alongside US equity futures after European leaders reached a deal on a landmark stimulus package. The Stoxx Europe 600 Inde(...)

President Donald Trump walks from the White House through Lafayette Park to St John’s Church. Police dispersed peaceful protesters in the park with tear gas and rubber bullets before Mr Trump walked to the church for a photo opportunity. Photograph: Patrick Semansky/AP Photo

US equities rose alongside stocks in Europe and Asia as new bouts of stimulus and positive economic signals overshadowed social unrest in America. The(...)

A man stands in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan’s Nikkei 225 index and other city’s index at a securities firm in Tokyo

European stocks and US futures tumbled again on Wednesday as the global rout induced by concerns over the impact of the coronavirus outbreak intensifi(...)

Photograph: TOLGA AKMEN/AFP

The pound hit multi-year highs on Friday after a convincing Conservative Party win in the UK election, which is expected to clear the Brexit politica(...)

Tom Barry, the most famous IRA commander during the War of Independence and the mastermind of the Kilmichael ambush, addresses some of his old comrades at a memorial service in 1966

County Cork Incident Kilmichael ambush Date November 28th, 1920 Fatalities 12 Read full county by county breakdown here Cork was(...)

The observation car and bar on the Belmond Grand Hibernian.

The reaction from people who hear about my trip on the Belmond Grand Hibernian train, Ireland’s answer to the glamorous Venice Simplon-Orient-Express,(...)

IRA men who were at the Kilmichael ambush

Dundalk was “sneeringly hostile” to the Irish Republican Army during the War of Independence, according to records from the time that are to be publis(...)

Galway Wind Park, Ireland’s largest onshore wind farm, which was co-developed by SSE and Coillte in Cloosh Valley, Connemara.

Spurred on by the crisis that is being caused by climate change, the world’s global energy market is undergoing unprecedented upheaval. And the pace w(...)

The MV Connemara will have the capacity to carry 300-400 car passengers all of whom can avail of cabin accommodation on the 26 hour crossing down to the historic port city of Santander in Cantabria.

It’s taken 14 years to come to fruition but when the Brittany Ferries ship the MV Connemara sails past Roche’s Point at the mouth of Cork Harbour on W(...)

Tourism in Cork is set for a major boost this summer with the Port of Cork revealing that a 30 per cent increase in the numbers of cruise liner visits(...)

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