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Female giant panda Tian Tian in her enclosure at Edinburgh Zoo on her ninth birthday. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

The first giant panda cub to be born in the UK may arrive within weeks.The female giant panda at Edinburgh Zoo may be pregnant, according to keepers.(...)

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The influence of the Clearing House Group, composed of executives from the financial industry, accountants and senior civil servants, has again come u(...)

A demonstrator hula hoops among banners in the protest camp by the entrance to a site run by Cuadrilla Resources, outside the village of Balcombe in southern England. Photograph:  Luke MacGregor/Reuters

Britain frequently suffers from a metropolitan virus whereby issues can linger on the margins of southeast England’s consciousness until they have a d(...)

While there is speculation overBoris Johnson and Cameron’s Tory leadership, Enda Kenny has been an incredibly firm leader. Photographs: Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Images and Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

How safe is David Cameron as leader of the Tory Party? As safe as houses, you might think, with the proviso that all political houses tend to be made(...)

A screengrab from a video showing one of the two British teenage victims of an acid attack disembarking from a vehicle at the airport in Zanzibar. Photograph: Reuters TV

Men riding a motorbike threw acid at two British teenage girls in Tanzania’s semi-autonomous Zanzibar region, leaving them with facial, chest and back(...)

Ladbrokes’ customers shunned betting shops during July’s heatwave, contributing to a slide in first half operating profit which underscored the need t(...)

Bank of England governor Mark Carney during a press conference for the bank’s quarterly inflation report in London yesterday. Photograph: Simon Dawson/PA

The Bank of England has pledged to keep rates at their lowest level in its 300-year history until unemployment falls to 7 per cent, hoping the commitm(...)

The aftermath of the 1998 Omagh bombing. Photograph: Frank Miller

Amnesty International is joining with families of those killed in the Omagh bombing in pressing for an independent public inquiry into the Real IRA at(...)

Management at the payments company Payzone Group, including its chief executive Mike Maloney, will take a €2.5 million cash payment off the table afte(...)

 Local fishing boats pass  the Queen Elizabeth Cruise Liner, which is on a one-day visit to Dun Laoghaire today(Wed). The ship belonging to the Cunard Line, is making it’s fifth port of call, on a 10-day cruise of Britain and Ireland.
. Photograph: Eric Luke / THE IRISH TIMES

Dún Laoghaire is displaying a distinctly Mediterranean hue today as the flower-bedecked port welcomes an estimated 2,000 visitors from the Cunard Line(...)

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