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More than 1,400 scientists are in Belfast this week for a major farming conference worth almost £3m to the local economy.
Turbines installed off the coast of Shetland could herald a "new era" in tidal energy, according to the company running the project.
Destinations struggling to attract visitors following terrorist attacks will continue to see a decline in international arrivals, flight reservation data suggests.
The number of people out shopping in the UK on Saturday and Sunday fell by 4.1% compared with last year's August bank holiday weekend, retail researchers say.
Irish Government officials are on standby to appeal a negative finding in the European Commission's probe into Apple's tax payments in Ireland.
New figures show a rebound in consumer sentiment following the Brexit vote, accoring to new figures from the Bank of Ireland.
Irish wholesale gas prices are 35% lower on average this month compared to August 2015, according to the latest Wholesale Energy Market Report published by Vayu Energy.
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Big crowds at the nation’s first national park are putting pressure on park officials and wildlife as visitors bend rules and break laws more frequently.
What's worth watching, and what might not be, in prime time             
Plus, Britney Spears's much-hyped live performance, along with Kanye West's speech and Jimmy Fallon making fun of Ryan Lochte.
The SBU Security Service of Ukraine and the National Police have detained 106 crime bosses near the town of Sviatohirsk in Donetsk region, the venue of the funerals of the criminal lord dubbed Lekha K
The foreign ministers of Germany, France and Poland agreed on Sunday there should be greater international efforts to end the fighting in eastern Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmei
Four Ukrainian servicemen were killed and four injured in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone in Donbas, according to Andriy Lysenko, a Ukrainian presidential administration spokesman for ATO.
Militants opened fire nearly 30 times on the Ukrainian army positions in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone in Donbas on Sunday, the ATO headquarters press center said on its Facebook page.
Latest Tech
Boys and girls that played on an iPad ahead of surgery were just as calm as those given powerful sedatives and a new study suggests computer games are as good as drugs at helping children relax.
Factors including the urbanisation of gardens, intensification of farming and the use of pesticides are thought to have contributed to a 73 per cent drop in numbers since the 1970s in the UK.
Victoria's official biographer A N Wilson says the former queen has been unfairly judged by her 'We are not amused' remark which led many to believe she had no sense of humour.
The group finally came out of their dome on Mauna Loa volcano, 8,500 feet above sea level in Hawaii, as their mission ended Sunday (pictured). The dome replicated living conditions on Mars.
NASA's Juno space probe soared the closest it has ever been to Jupiter during the main phase of its prime mission to the gas giant on Saturday, officials said.
French astrobiologist Cyprien Verseux said that he was "feeling excited" about being in the open and eating fresh food again.
Latest Health
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Officials sprayed insecticide and cleared drains of stagnant water in residential areas of Singapore at high risk of further Zika infections on Monday after 41 locally transmitte
The health of patients is being put at risk because GPs are being forced to carry out complex consultations in 10 minutes or less, doctors claim.
A test that can detect the stickiness of a key protein molecule could help diagnose the early stages of Parkinson's disease, a study from the University of Edinburgh suggests.
Startup will help with the fine print as higher deductibles mean patients face more out-of-pocket expenses             
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's environmental prosecutor said it had kept regular oversight of the country's largest gold mine, days after a Reuters report on a prolonged leak of contaminated water t
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore has confirmed 41 cases of locally transmitted Zika virus, mostly among foreign construction workers, and said it expected more cases to be identified.
HealthDay News Many dogs prefer praise from their owners over food, researchers report.
Latest Finance
An year on, PSB executives and analysts say the plans are drifting, even as they praise the government's objective
Six months after liquor baron Vijay Mallya, whose grounded airline Kingfisher owes Rs 9,000 crore to 17-banks, left the country to UK, the case hasn’t made any serious progress yet. The post The Vijay
Raj was speaking to newsmen last evening here where he came to thank and appreciate the 'Govindas' who had gone ahead with the Dahi Handi celebrations as usual despite the SC curb.
While 71084 tonnes of salt was exported in 2014-15 it was to 36,918 tonnes in 2015-16, mainly due to competition from Gujarat and other countries including Iran and Pakistan entering export markets.
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Bangaluru-based GMR Infrastructure has won the final financial bid for construction of the greenfield airport at Mopa in North Goa, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar announced here on Friday. The pos
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Latest Sport
Pep Guardiola has spoken to the players who don't figure in his his plans at Manchester City
Hull City's interim boss Mike Phelan has once again urged the club's hierarchy to get cracking on signing a few reinforcements with the end of the transfer window fast approaching
The Olympic champion has also revealed that he has dedicated his gold medals to his children.
Former England captain Alan Shearer has encouraged Wayne Rooney to retire from international football. The 30-year-old is England's all-time record goalscorer.
With the clock ticking towards the closure of the transfer window, Premier League clubs are racing to get their final business done. Is today going to be the day when Arsene Wenger splashes the cash
Striker Jon Dadi Bodvarsson spoke of his frustration after Wolves' first defeat of the season – but is pleased with his new team's start to the campaign.
Rajiv van la Parra has wished Wolves well for the rest of the season - and hopes fans didn't mind his provocative celebration on Saturday.
Villa’s search for a striker is continuing into the final days of the transfer window – as they look to close out a deal for Middlesbrough winger Albert Adomah.
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Dozens arrested, hurt at London’s Notting Hill Carnival

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Scientists exit Hawaii dome after yearlong Mars simulation

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