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UPDATE 4-No clean bill of health for EU banks in stress test

* For a graphic on test results: http://tmsnrt.rs/2aey6Ld (Adds graphic to bullet points; no change in text)

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No clean bill of health for EU banks in stress test 8:22am BST

LONDON Banks from Italy, Ireland, Spain and Austria fared worst in the latest European Union stress test, which the region's banking watchdog said on Friday showed there was still work to do in order to boost credit to the bloc's economy.

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No clean bill of health for EU banks in stress test 8:21am BST

LONDON Banks from Italy, Ireland, Spain and Austria fared worst in the latest European Union stress test, which the region's banking watchdog said on Friday showed there was still work to do in order to boost credit to the bloc's economy.

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Norwich striker Lafferty charged with betting offence 29 Jul 2016

LONDON Norwich City and Northern Ireland striker Kyle Lafferty has been charged with a betting offence, the Football Association said on Friday.

Soccer- Norwich striker Lafferty charged with betting offence 29 Jul 2016

LONDON, July 29 Norwich City and Northern Ireland striker Kyle Lafferty has been charged with a betting offence, the Football Association said on Friday.

BRIEF-Bank of Ireland says years before Irish housing supply returns to normal 29 Jul 2016

* Chief executive tells joutnalists that economy is a couple of years at a minimum away from having capacity to return housing supply to normal Further company coverage: (Reporting By Padraic Halpin)

Ireland jails top bankers over 2008 banking meltdown 29 Jul 2016

DUBLIN, July 29 Three of Ireland's former bank executives were sentenced on Friday to between two and three-and-a-half years in prison on charges they conspired to defraud investors, in the highest-profile prosecutions over the country's 2008 banking crisis.

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Ireland keeper Given calls time on international career 29 Jul 2016

Goalkeeper Shay Given has decided to retire from international football at the age of 40 after representing Ireland for more than two decades.

Soccer-Ireland keeper Given calls time on international career 29 Jul 2016

July 29 Goalkeeper Shay Given has decided to retire from international football at the age of 40 after representing Ireland for more than two decades.

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Bank of Ireland says Brexit may delay plans to restart dividend 29 Jul 2016

DUBLIN Bank of Ireland's plans to restart dividend payments next year could be impacted by external factors including Brexit which could hit the bank's momentum, Chief Executive Richie Boucher said on Friday.

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Scores of families leave besieged Aleppo under Russia - Damascus plan

BEIRUT More than 150 civilians, mostly women and children, left besieged eastern parts of Aleppo through a safety zone that Moscow and its Syrian ally say they have set up to evacuate people trapped in opposition-held areas.