Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Jim Carrey: Trump cartoons are response to nightmare

Jim Carrey: Trump cartoons are response to nightmare The movie star has been drawing sketches satirising the Trump administration and sharing them on social media. Jim Carrey says his cartoons are a civilised...

FTSE 100 lifted as investors cheer payout by Standard Life Aberdeen

FTSE 100 lifted as investors cheer payout by Standard Life Aberdeen The fund manager said it was accelerating its share buyback programme. The prospect of shareholder payouts by Standard Life Aberdeen lifted the...

Business Technology

Samsung boosts Moon with R&D fund Samsung chief Jay Y Lee, who was released from detention in February, met finance minister Kim Dong-yeon ahead of the announcement that the tech giant is...

Malaysian ex-PM pleads not guilty to new money-laundering charges

Malaysian ex-PM pleads not guilty to new money-laundering charges Najib Razak’s long-ruling coalition suffered defeat in May 9 elections. Najib Razak, right, arrives at High Court of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur (Yam G-Jun/AP) Former...

Venezuela president alleges two opposition leaders linked to drone attack

Venezuela president alleges two opposition leaders linked to drone attack Nicolas Maduro made the comments in a nationally televised broadcast. It comes after two drones armed with explosives detonated near the president on...

Veteran Indian politician Muthuvel Karunanidhi dies

Veteran Indian politician Muthuvel Karunanidhi dies Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted that India and particularly Tamil Nadu would miss Mr Karunanidhi immensely. Muthuvel Karunanidhi has died at the age of 94 (AP) Veteran Indian...

Euro hits 90p: Concern over no-deal Brexit sees Sterling slump

Euro hits 90p: Concern over no-deal Brexit sees Sterling slump Sterling was down against the euro, dollar and Swiss franc, suggesting the negative sentiment was broad.(Yui Mok/PA) Sterling has slumped half a percent...

Calls mount for Boris Johnson to apologise for saying women wearing burkas look like...

Calls mount for Boris Johnson to apologise for saying women wearing burkas look like letter-boxes or bank robbers Conservative Party chairman Brandon Lewis has called on Boris Johnson to apologise (Stefan Rousseau/PA) Conservative...

Government reveals radical health reform plans

Government reveals radical health reform plans Minister for Health Simon Harris at the Publication of the Slaintecare Implementation Strategy Photo Gareth Chaney Collins The Government has revealed its plan to implement radical health reform...

APLICATIONS

New Budget war: Zappone calls for end of commercial rates for...

New Budget war: Zappone calls for end of commercial rates for créches Minister attacks Ross plan for 'granny grant' Katherine Zappone. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Children's Minister Katherine...

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