Stroke patients Helen Cassells, Edward Blake and PJ Wymbs. They have all  benefited from the new mirror therapy. Photograph:  Brian Farrell

A team of researchers at IT Sligo is using mirror therapy to help stroke patients improve the strength and mobility of affected limbs, and the researc(...)

New Ireland provides life assurance, pension and investment solutions to individual and corporate customers. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Bank of Ireland has announced a number of senior management appointments at its New Ireland Assurance subsidiary. Tony O’Riordan has been appointed (...)

Tony McCoy riding Mountain Tunes to victory in  the Weatherbys Novices’ Hurdle Race at Towcester Racecourse, Northamptonshire. Photograh: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

He has broken more bones than records, probably, but Antrim- born jockey AP McCoy tilted the balance further towards the latter yesterday when he rode(...)