New technology is opening up whole new careers to young jobseekers who may be having difficulty getting into more established professions.
Allied Irish Bank (AIB), the parent firm of Northern Ireland's First Trust bank, returns to profit for the first time since the financial crash.
Manchester United full-back Luke Shaw says boss Louis van Gaal was right to question his fitness after joining the club.
The Ebola virus, which has killed more than 670 people in West Africa, is a threat to the UK, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond warns.
Tank fire hits a Gaza school being used as a refuge by thousands of Palestinians, killing at least 15, the UN says.
About 40 houses are buried and up to 150 people feared trapped after a landslide hit a village in western India, officials say.
Secret Cinema's screenings of Back to the Future are to begin in London on Thursday after the opening week was cancelled.
Millions of electricity customers will see an average reduction of £12 a year on their bills, according to proposals from the regulator, Ofgem.
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure says he wants to stay at the Premier League club for "as long as possible".
Plans for a huge new cemetery beside the south Antrim village of Dundrod meets strong opposition from a group of residents.
President Barack Obama says new, co-ordinated sanctions from the US and EU will continue to make Russia's "weak economy even weaker".
The picture-based social media site has revealed a new Snapchat-style app that lets users send temporary messages.
A court in India finds 10 people guilty for a school fire in which 94 children were burnt alive in the southern state of Tamil Nadu in 2004.
Barclays' half yearly profits fall 7% to £3.35bn, following a fall in revenue at its investment bank.
No deal is in prospect in Argentina's debt talks in New York as Wednesday night's default deadline approaches.
The Bank of England is due to unveil a plan which may see rule-breaking bankers return bonuses up to seven years after being awarded them.
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The cost of subsidised meals for Welsh government ministers and staff in their canteens "sticks in the throat", say Conservatives.
A burst water main on Los Angeles' iconic Sunset Boulevard has caused flooding at the University of California, Los Angeles, local officials say.
Northern Ireland's Secretary of State Theresa Villiers will meet the new Irish Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan later on Wednesday.