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Melania: rogue agent or tactical genius?

Melania: rogue agent or tactical genius? After she contradicted the US President's comments on basketball star LeBron James, Eleanor Steafel asks, is Mrs Trump trolling her husband? Rude awakening: Was the purpose of...

Watch: Baseball umpire pulls a huge live moth out of his ear mid-game

Watch: Baseball umpire pulls a huge live moth out of his ear mid-game Utterly horrifying. A moth flew into Bruce Dreckman’s ear (stockfotocz/Getty) It’s tough being an umpire, with abuse, flying bats, misplaced balls...

Standard Life Aberdeen accelerates plan to return £1.75bn to shareholders

Standard Life Aberdeen accelerates plan to return £1.75bn to shareholders The first phase of the fund giant’s share buyback programme will start within days. Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management merged last year...

Africa’s Silicon Savannah could be a gold mine for exporters

Africa's Silicon Savannah could be a gold mine for exporters 'Enterprise Ireland can help exporters with an eye on the savvy Silicon Savannah to identify sectors and opportunities, make introductions to potential...

EU milk prices show increase for the first time since December

EU milk prices show increase for the first time since December German Chancellor Angela Merkel is welcomed by the farmer Ursula Trede during her visit at a dairy farm in Nienborstel, Germany...

AA on track despite extreme weather

AA on track despite extreme weather AA’s insurance division has seen a 7% growth in motor policies. The cold weather in March saw breakdowns rocket (Danny Lawson/PA) The AA is on track to meet...

‘Talent crisis’ warning as Brexit drives up wages

'Talent crisis' warning as Brexit drives up wages Dublin’s docklands is at the centre of a boom in recruitment for financial firms Ireland's allure as a post-Brexit base for global financial firms has...

Watch this guy play a no-look badminton shot on the World Championship stage

Watch this guy play a no-look badminton shot on the World Championship stage He won the point, too. Sai Praneeth B of India plays a shot at the BWF World Championships (Mark Schiefelbein/AP) Sai...

Mistakes, I’ve made a few: what I’ve learned in the first year of my...

Mistakes, I've made a few: what I've learned in the first year of my startup Start-up Diary: Richard Rodger, Voxgig founder Richard Rodger, Voxgig founder When I started to write this startup diary nearly...

Water restrictions likely to remain until October

Water restrictions likely to remain until October The ban was brought in after drought affected water supply. Stock picture Water restrictions will likely remain in place until October, although Irish Water has not...