The France-Germany-Russia-Ukraine summit meeting in Paris on Monday, seeking ways to end the war ravaging eastern Ukraine, ended with a few promising words but no…View More Opinion | Why Nothing Happened for Ukraine
The late writer Maeve Binchy used to say that the difference between Dublin and London was that in Dublin no one talked about the traffic.…View More Liz Kearney: 'Trapped in a metal box: no end in sight for commuter hell that is shortening our lives'
There have been several clarion calls to wake up to the “fierce urgency of the now” on climate change. The claim by EU Commission President…View More Editorial: 'EU's radical plans to save planet mustn't end up hot air'
(Reuters) – Shares of XP Inc (XP.O), Brazil’s largest digital broker, jumped 21.3% in its U.S. market debut on Wednesday, valuing the company at $18.07…View More Brazil's XP Inc shares pop in U.S. market debut
(Reuters) – Shares of XP Inc (XP.O), Brazil’s largest digital broker, closed up more than 25% in their Nasdaq debut on Wednesday, and the company…View More Brazil's XP to boost banking unit after IPO; shares pop in U.S. debut
I remember when, several years ago, the local government of my small hometown proposed renaming the town Christmas tree. They decided to call it the…View More Opinion | Hallmark Thinks Jewish People Have No Clue What Christmas Is
As the semester ends, instructors at universities and community colleges around the country will begin placing their orders for next year’s textbooks. But not all…View More Opinion | How Professors Help Rip Off Students
More from our inbox: To the Editor: Re “Mister Rogers’s Anger Management,” by Mariana Alessandri (Op-Ed, Nov. 29): As a child psychologist and the author…View More Opinion | Helping Children Manage Their Feelings
To the Editor: Re “Impeachment Articles Say Trump Abused Power, Damaging Nation” (front page, Dec. 11): The House Democrats are, as usual, likely to snatch…View More Opinion | Advice for Both Parties on Impeachment Strategies
If an airplane took off a dozen times only to come crashing down each time, the only logical conclusion would be that the aircraft requires…View More Opinion | How to Fix Pakistan’s Crashing Economy
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German potash and salt miner K+S said it was looking into selling stakes in its North American businesses because an ongoing cost…View More K+S says considering sale of stakes in North American businesses
VIENNA (Reuters) – Austrian sensor specialist AMS (AMS.S) said on Tuesday that the acceptance rate in its 4.6 billion euro ($5.07 billion) takeover offer for…View More Austrian sensor specialist AMS got hold of 59% of Osram shares
One thousand people turned out at the Ulster Hall. Boris Johnston the British Prime Minister denounced, impassioned speeches from young folk and older hands, the…View More Suzanne Breen: 'Health now a national emergency in North but Sinn Féin and DUP turn a blind eye'
On Saturday Donald Trump gave a speech to the Israeli American Council in which he asserted that many in his audience were “not nice people…View More Opinion | Donald Trump Is Bad for the Jews