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Janet Yellen, President-elect Joe Bidens nominee for Secretary of the Treasury, participates remotely in a Senate Finance Committee hearing in Washington DC. Photograph: Anna Moneymaker/Pool/AFP via Getty Images

European stocks rose on Wednesday after Swiss luxury group Richemont and chip equipment maker ASML gave encouraging earnings updates, while investors (...)

Auctioneers’ signs in Sandycove, Co Dublin. The four-decade long boom in house prices – apart from the short-lived decline after 2008 – coincides with a period of historically low interest rates. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

It’s tempting to view the perennial calamity that is housing in Ireland as unique. Half a century of lousy, at times corrupt, planning has left us wit(...)

 Opposition leader Alexei Navalny is escorted out of a police station in Khimki, outside Moscow,  following the court ruling that ordered him to be jailed for 30 days. Photograph: Alexander Nemenov/AFP via Getty Images

The Kremlin has said it has nothing to fear from jailed critic Alexei Navalny or his calls for nationwide street protests, as the anti-corruption camp(...)

Wall Street’s main indexes rose on Tuesday on positive earnings updates from major US lenders

European stocks slipped on Tuesday, dragged down by retailers, travel and banking stocks as the possible extension of Germany’s coronavirus lockdown r(...)

 A Garda checkpoint on Usher’s Quay, Dublin city centre: Garda Commissioner Drew Harris and Minister for Justice Helen McEntee paid tribute to the new gardaí for signing up during such a difficult period. Photograph: Collins

Seventy-one new gardaí graduated on Tuesday after completing a modified training programme which focused on on-the-job experience rather than training(...)

Scottish first minister Nicola Sturgeon (centre) during a meeting at the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh on Tuesday. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/PA Wire

Germany and Scotland have announced that their respective Covid-19 restrictions will remain in place until at least mid-February. As of Tuesday eveni(...)

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European shares rose on Tuesday after Asian markets rallied on optimism about China’s economy, while upbeat earnings reports from miner Rio Tinto and (...)

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Telecoms support services group Indigo Telecom has said it plans to create 100 jobs in Limerick over the next three years. The new roles at its inter(...)

Armin Laschet was elected at the weekend as head of Germany’s ruling Christian Democratic Union (CDU). Photograph:  Christian Marquart - Pool/Getty Images

Germany’s most over-used political truism states that “after the election is before the election”. In a country of 16 federal states, staggered state (...)

Valerie Gilbert  with her dog, Milo, in New York. Photograph: Meghan Marin/The New York Times

Every morning, Valerie Gilbert, a Harvard-educated writer and actor, wakes up in her Upper East Side apartment in New York City; feeds her dog, Milo, (...)

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