The Shamrock Gaels GAA club in Coola, Co Sligo where the alleged assault took place last Friday. Photograph via Google

The Garda and the GAA are investigating an alleged assault on an off-duty detective as he tried to protect a referee at an underage football match in(...)

 Evernote CEO Chris O’Neill at the headquarters of the Silicon Valley startup, which makes a note-taking app, in Redwood City, California. Photograph: Jason Henry/The New York Times

Evernote, a Silicon Valley start-up that makes a note-taking app, was supposed to be dead by now. After a stratospheric rise over the last few years,(...)

Seamus Quinn, co-founder of Retail Solutions: Tuam-based firm plans to focus on Australia over next few years

Tuam in Co Galway is more readily associated with being the birthplace of the band, The Saw Doctors than anything else. But this small town in the wes(...)

 Childhood friends Ruth Davis and Aisling O’Neill. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Ruth Davis manages European projects for the Veneto regional government in north-east Italy. Originally from Dublin, she moved to Italy after graduati(...)

Des Kelly group of companies has been selling carpets, beds and furnishings in Dublin for more than 50 years. It had accumulated profits of €8 million at the end of April 2012

Des Kelly Carpets Ltd, the property-holding part of the Des Kelly Interiors group, had accumulated profits of €8 million at the end of April 2012, acc(...)