Storm Eleanor batters Europe

Winter storm Eleanor has wept into France after tearing through England and Northern Ireland, cutting power to tens of thousands and forcing airports and train services to halt operations. Storm Eleanor batters Europe


Catalan vote batters Spanish stocks, euro dips

Spanish government bond yields hit a one-month high as Catalan separatists regain power in a regional election, unsettling investors and denting the euro. As Ciara Lee reports, Spain’s main stock index also slid 1.1...


Ryanair hit with first ever pilots strike

Ryanair’s efforts to avert its first ever pilots’ strike collapse as pilots in Germany hold a four-hour walkout – one week after the Irish budget carrier gave up its long-held opposition to recognising unions....