Brexit ‘a real opportunity’ for agricultural sector, May tells farmers

Brexit ‘a real opportunity’ for agricultural sector, May tells farmers UK Prime Minister was meeting key stakeholders at the UK’s largest agricultural show British Prime Minister Theresa May. Photo: Reuters UK Prime Minister Theresa...

US stock markets well-positioned to weather any trade war storms

US stock markets well-positioned to weather any trade war storms Workers lift bundles of steel pipe with a crane at a stockyard on the outskirts of Shanghai. The latest round of US...

Arson could be to blame for wildfires that killed scores in Greece

Arson could be to blame for wildfires that killed scores in Greece A minister said there were ‘serious indications’ the blaze had been started deliberately. Burnt houses and trees following a wildfire in...

Former cricketer Imran Khan leads in slow count after Pakistan election

Former cricketer Imran Khan leads in slow count after Pakistan election The winner will face a crumbling economy and bloodshed by militants. Pakistan army troops outside a polling station (BK Bangash/AP) Votes are being...

Sky CEO hails results as Disney weighs increasing bid

Sky CEO hails results as Disney weighs increasing bid US giants are battling for the bulk of Rupert Murdoch's empire. Photo: Jason Reed/AFP/Getty Images Sky gave Disney another reason to consider bidding higher...

Bomber kills dozens as Pakistan votes for new parliament

Bomber kills dozens as Pakistan votes for new parliament More than 30 people died in the attack. Election staff empty ballot boxes in Islamabad (Anjum Naveed/AP) Pakistanis have voted for a new government that...

The one ingredient missing for Galway to challenge the Dubs: Peter Canavan’s Super 8s...

The one ingredient missing for Galway to challenge the Dubs: Peter Canavan's Super 8s rankings Dublin's Brian Howard, making a break as James McCarthy is knocked over by Tyrone's Michael McKernan last...

New Richmond Arena still on Saints’ agenda

New Richmond Arena still on Saints' agenda Garrett Kelleher, founder and executive chairman of Shelbourne development and owner of St Patrick's Athletic FC. Photo: Pat Murphy/Sportsfile Garrett Kelleher is relying on public and...

Device detonated outside US embassy in Beijing

Device detonated outside US embassy in Beijing Officials and security personnel stand near the site of reported blast just south of the U.S. Embassy in Beijing (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein) An explosion outside the...

Human rights protections after exit ‘must cover whole of Ireland’

Human rights protections after exit 'must cover whole of Ireland' Stock picture The whole of Ireland should enjoy the same human rights protections after Brexit, an influential watchdog has said. Northern Ireland's Human Rights...