Pictured at the UCD O’Brien Centre for Science are Dr Andrew Keane, Paul Manning and Dr Peter Richardson, co-founders of NovoGrid, the overall winner of the 2014 University College Dublin VentureLaunch Accelerator Programme.

Engineering start-up NovoGrid, which has developed an intelligent control system to improve energy efficiencies on wind farms, has been named overall(...)

Lucy Lumsden, Sky’s head of comedy, says hiring people like Chris O’Dowd is ‘more like a commission to an artist’

What makes us laugh? It’s Lucy Lumsden’s job to answer this question. As Sky’s first ever head of comedy she’s answered it pretty well so far, with sh(...)

Spitting Image: the satirical puppet show thrived on Thatcher’s presence. Photograph: Bruno Vincent/Getty

‘Do you weep, Mrs Thatcher, do you weep? Do you wake, Mrs Thatcher, in your sleep? Do you weep like a sad willow on your Marks and Spencer’s pi(...)