Asian shares hit one-year low on Turkey, China worries

Asian shares hit one-year low on Turkey, China worries (stock picture) Asian shares hit fresh one-year lows on Thursday, weighed by worries about China's economic slowdown and Turkey's currency crisis, though news of renewed trade talks...

Cork voted world’s third friendliest city – Nos. 5 and 8 aren’t bad either

Cork voted world's third friendliest city - Nos. 5 and 8 aren't bad either Three Irish cities feature on Condé Nast Traveler's latest list of the world's friendliest places to visit... Compact Cork is a city...

It’s decision time for store lamb producers in the west

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Pictures: Better quality animals drive on the cattle prices’ rally

Pictures: Better quality animals drive on the cattle prices' rally Pictures and prices from Carrigallen Mart 11/8/2018 Carrigallen Mart Special Sale Weanling Bulls Lot Number 558 Weight 460Kg DOB12/1/18 Breed CHX Sex Bull Price €1245 Photo Brian Farrell Last week saw the mart trade...

Europe-wide drought piles pressure on feed supplies

Europe-wide drought piles pressure on feed supplies Joe Devine gets a helping hand from his daughter Isobel on their County Leitrim Farm Securing sufficient feed ingredients for the Irish livestock sector this winter remains a challenge,...

Sexton celebrates off-field success as profits hit €1.6m

Sexton celebrates off-field success as profits hit €1.6m Jonathan Sexton New Leinster captain Johnny Sexton was compared to soccer legend Lionel Messi this week And the star Irish No 10 displayed some nifty footwork off the pitch...

Shamed Weinstein to face sex trafficking lawsuit

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Is An Post set to move from iconic GPO and cut 300 jobs?

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Sales at B&Q owner hit £3.2bn in three months on the back of good weather Photo: Bloomberg News Sales at B&Q owner Kingfisher increased 1.6pc to £3.2bn (€3.6bn) on a like-for-like basis in the three months...

Jim Carrey reveals why he decided to take a step back from Hollywood

Jim Carrey reveals why he decided to take a step back from Hollywood Jim Carrey has taken fewer roles in the last few years and instead focused on his art (PA) Jim Carrey has said he...

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