TTIP in further doubt as Hollande questions timing

Image copyright Getty Images The TTIP trade deal was dealt another blow on Tuesday as the French president cast doubt on when an agreement would be reached. Francois Hollande said it would not be finalised…





Apple 'should repay Ireland 13bn euros'

Ireland should recover up to 13 billion euros from Apple in back taxes, European Commission rules This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for…


Fire after riot at Oberstown Youth Detention Centre

Image copyright Oberstown.com Image caption The detention centre had been operating with minimum staff coverage due to strike action A fire has broken out after a staff member was injured as detainees rioted at a…


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Global stocks mostly rise on hopes for higher US rates

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares were mostly higher Tuesday as hopes continued for a U.S. Federal Reserve interest rate hike later this year. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 added 0.4 percent to 4,441.93 and Germany’s…