Brexit

Johnson plans N Ireland 'special relationship' with EU for Brexit

British PM will deliver 'final' Brexit offer to party faithful on Wednesday, before EU summit on October 17. '

Counting the Cost

Can Modi deliver on his promise to create a $5 trillion economy?

With rising unemployment, investment slowdown and consumers tightening their belts, is India headed towards recession?

Europe

Irish tech influx creates Dublin housing crisis

The housing crisis among workers reflects Dublin's business model, which is to entice tech giants.

Europe

Brexit: Patience wearing thin among Ireland's farmers

Ireland exports 90 percent of all the food it produces, mostly to the UK.

Europe

Tuam babies: Survivors threaten to sue Irish government

The campaigners think the government is frightened of the damage to the church that a full excavation would do, so they are threatening court action.

AJ IMPACT

Apple slams EU in court battle over $14bn tax bill

US tech giant says Brussels is trying to 'retrofit national law' in Ireland as EU court hears case over 2016 tax bill.

Apple says $14bn EU tax order 'defies reality and common sense'

Europe

Court dismisses Northern Irish no-deal Brexit challenge

Claims that a 'no-deal' Brexit would risk peace in Northern Ireland are political, not judicial, the court ruled.

UK: Court dismisses Northern Irish 'no-deal' Brexit challenge

Brexit

Will the UK impose 'direct rule' in Northern Ireland?

It would be exploited by all sides in Belfast and further complicate UK relations with Ireland, but might still happen.

Will the UK impose 'direct rule' in Northern Ireland?

AJ Impact

Irishman set to tackle Trump and Brexit as EU trade commissioner

Phil Hogan is described as a 'hard and fair negotiator' and an 'excellent choice' for the role.

Irishman set to tackle Trump and Brexit as EU trade commissioner

Brexit

Johnson's Irish failure fuels Brexit-Britain chaos

The UK prime minister is running out of options after Ireland's leader rebuffs any suggestion of no border 'backstop'.

UK Parliament faces shutdown after Johnson's failure in Ireland

AJ Impact

Editor’s Analysis

What is Boris Johnson doing in Germany and France?

European powers have already ruled out renegotiating Britain's departure from the EU.

What is Boris Johnson doing in Germany and France?

Brexit

Ireland officials reject British calls to renegotiate Brexit

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has insisted a new way must be found to keep the Irish border open, but still can not say what that plan may be.

AJ Impact

UK pound falls ahead of EU leaders' backstop response

The British pound slipped again after a recent rally in recent weeks.

Johnson's Brexit backstop gambit sends sterling tumbling

AJ Impact

Shipyard that built the Titanic sinks into bankruptcy

Facing uncertain future, workers have occupied historic shipyard since last week.

Shipyard that built the Titanic sinks into bankruptcy

United Kingdom

Fears of violence amid heightened tensions over Belfast bonfires

Organisers of Belfast bonfire asked to abandon plans and leave site, with local authorities wary of armed confrontation.

Fears of violence amid heightened tensions over Belfast bonfires