David Cox

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A computer-generated image of the Inis shop in Huntington Beach, California, which the Wicklow company will open later this year. Image: RetailREHAB

Wicklow-based perfumery Fragrances of Ireland is bound for the beaches of California. The export business behind the sea-inspired Inis brand is openin(...)

Sir Hugh Orde, when  he became chief constable of the PSNI in 2002. Photograph: Paul McErlane/Reuters

Former Police Service of Northern Ireland chief constable, Sir Hugh Orde is one of the few people who actually made practical progress on dealing w(...)

1) Monitor pollen forecasts Try to stay indoors as much as you can on high-pollen days. In particular, avoid outdoor activity between 10am and 4pm, t(...)

A 3D render of a human DNA string. File photograph: Getty Images

US scientists on Wednesday unveiled two new molecular editing tools designed to fix mutations that cause the majority of human genetic diseases, some (...)

West Midlands Police force is thought to be the first force in Britain  to proactively target motorists who flout laws requiring them to give cyclists at least the same space as they would vehicles when overtaking. File photograph: Getty Images

Police in Britain are to use plain clothes officers riding bikes to identify and catch “close-pass” drivers who endanger cyclists. West Midlands Poli(...)

David Cox: “those who took small quantities on trial are coming back with much bigger orders”

For most of its 30-year history, Wicklow-based Fragrances of Ireland sold mainly in Ireland to tourists. But recession has turned this on its head. No(...)