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Day of mourning as further Genoa bridge victims found

Latest Business News from RTE - 3 hours 17 min ago
Firefighters searching the rubble of a collapsed bridge in Genoa have found human remains inside a car, emergency services have said, as the Italian city prepared to hold a state funeral for the victims.

Cost of playing National Lottery set to increase again

Latest Business News from RTE - 3 hours 25 min ago
The cost of playing the National Lottery is set to rise from next month, with the price of a two-line ticket with Lotto Plus to increase from €5, to €6.

Merkel and Putin to meet for talks on Ukraine, Syria

Latest Business News from RTE - 3 hours 55 min ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel today for talks about the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria, as well as the NordStream 2 gas pipeline project that has drawn US ire.

Record 50-tonne crystal meth seizure in Mexico

Latest Business News from RTE - 4 hours 31 min ago
Mexican marines have seized a record 50 tonnes of methamphetamine from a drug lab in the state of Sinaloa, authorities have said.

Devout or disillusioned. Committed or critical.

Latest Business News from RTE - 5 hours 35 min ago
What message would you send to the pope?

Ex-CIA directors issue unprecedented Trump condemnation

Latest Business News from RTE - 5 hours 43 min ago
Former CIA directors and another half dozen of America's most senior spies have issued an unprecedented condemnation of US President Donald Trump, after his decision to blacklist their colleague John Brennan.

Democracy on the Brink

Latest Business News from RTE - 6 hours 5 min ago
With elections scheduled for December the stakes could not be higher for the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Details announced for Aretha Franklin funeral

Latest Business News from RTE - 8 hours 1 min ago
A funeral for the late recording star Aretha Franklin has been announced for August 31 in Detroit

Nigel Farage announces his return to frontline politics

Latest Business News from RTE - 9 hours 29 min ago
Nigel Farage has announced his return to frontline political engagement, joining a campaign to overthrow what he described as Theresa May's "fraudulent" Brexit blueprint

Imran Khan elected as Pakistani Prime Minister

Latest Business News from RTE - 10 hours 59 min ago
Pakistani lawmakers have elected former cricketer Imran Khan prime minister, paving the way for him to form a coalition government

Trump says Paul Manafort fraud trial is 'very sad'

Latest Business News from RTE - Fri, 17/08/2018 - 9:35pm
As the jury deliberates in the bank and tax fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump has called the trial "very sad" and described the defendant as a "very good person."

Tail end of tropical Storm Ernesto to hit Ireland

Latest Business News from RTE - Fri, 17/08/2018 - 8:53pm
Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow weather advisory as the tail end of tropical Storm Ernesto is expected to hit Ireland tomorrow evening.

Two Palestinians shot dead during Gaza border protests

Latest Business News from RTE - Fri, 17/08/2018 - 8:44pm
Two Palestinians have been shot dead by Israeli troops during protests along the Gaza border today.

Netanyahu questioned in corruption investigation

Latest Business News from RTE - Fri, 17/08/2018 - 7:40pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has gone through a new round of questioning, police said, amid corruption allegations that have threatened to topple him.

Motorcyclist killed in Co Kildare collision

Latest Business News from RTE - Fri, 17/08/2018 - 6:00pm
A man in his 50s has been killed a road crash in Co Kildare.

Archbishop says 'clock is ticking' for church leaders

Latest Business News from RTE - Fri, 17/08/2018 - 5:35pm
The Archbishop of Boston, Cardinal Seán O'Malley has said the 'clock is ticking' for those in leadership positions in the Catholic church.

Gulp! Georgian boy solves six Rubik's cubes under water in one breath

Unusual news items - Fri, 17/08/2018 - 5:25pm
An 18-year-old student from Georgia solved six Rubik's Cubes under water in one breath on Friday, in a bid to set a new Guinness World Record.

Slight reduction in waiting list figures

Latest Business News from RTE - Fri, 17/08/2018 - 5:13pm
Overall waiting lists for patients to be treated or seen at hospitals reduced slightly last month to 704,743 patients.

Somalia - Fighting for its Life

Latest Business News from RTE - Fri, 17/08/2018 - 3:14pm
Somalia's UN-backed government struggles to establish control outside the capital, Mogadishu, in its bitter conflict with the Islamist militants Al Shabab. What hope do these people have that they will ever know peace?

High Court challenge against Harris appointment

Latest Business News from RTE - Fri, 17/08/2018 - 3:03pm
A relative of a person killed during The Troubles in Northern Ireland has brought a High Court challenge aimed at preventing the appointment of PSNI Deputy Chief Constable Drew Harris as the next Garda Commissioner.

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