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English people only care about Ireland on St Patrick’s Day

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Mark Zuckerberg speaks on Cambridge Analytica data controversy: ‘We made mistakes’

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has broken his days-long silence over a data scandal that has engulfed his company, admitting that the social networking site has “made...

Brexit: Sterling faces imminent slump against euro and dollar, warns currency...

Buy euros and dollars now before sterling slumps: that was the message from a leading foreign currency expert at a travel industry event on...

EU approves buyout of Monsanto by German chemical firm Bayer

German conglomerate Bayer won EU antitrust approval on Wednesday for its $62.5bn (£44.5bn) buy of US peer...

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Northern Ireland’s economy to fall behind the rest of the UK...

Northern Ireland’s economy is expected to grow less than all other regions in the UK next...

US central bank raises interest rates to 1.75%

The US central bank has raised interest rates again for the world’s largest economy, citing a...

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Modern air travel has become increasingly unpleasant as airlines continue to shrink seat sizes to fit more passengers on board — and this is...

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