Gary Smith

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The familiar sound of a mother’s voice is more likely to rouse a sleeping child than the high-pitched wailing of a smoke alarm, a new study has shown. Image: iStock.

The familiar sound of a mother’s voice is more likely to rouse a sleeping child than the high-pitched wailing of a smoke alarm, a new study has shown.(...)

Plumbing and heating engineer, Gary Smith,  leaves the Supreme Court in London. Photograph: Getty

The UK’s highest court has dealt a blow to the so-called gig economy in a landmark ruling over the employment status of a plumber. Gary Smith, who wo(...)

The notion that stocks are inevitably a good long-term bet ignores the fact that equities have not always survived troubled periods.

A lottery winner addresses his audience and implores them to never stop buying lottery tickets, no matter what anyone tells them. “I failed again and(...)

The  Ashleaf Shopping Centre in Crumlin, Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

A judge has ruled that AIB is entitled to €6 million summary judgment orders against a woman over a joint guarantee relating to the purchase of the As(...)

Tiger Woods: like some child actor, preparing him for every feasible challenge on the course often involved neglecting his life off it. Photograph:  Darren Carroll/Getty Images

In December, 1996, four months before Tiger Woods won his first Major, he was the subject of a seminal Sports Illustrated profile by Gary Smith. The h(...)

DPS chief executive Frank Keogh said the company will closely follow Brexit negotiations. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Specialist design and construction group DPS is establishing a foothold in the UK with the purchase of Alban Technical Recruitment. DPS, which is b(...)

Gareth Thomas paved the way for other gay athletes to feel sufficiently emboldened to also come out. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Rugby fever – and, with it, autumn – is about to sweep through the Old World and, with immaculate timing, Guinness have unveiled two riveting and b(...)

Mr Justice Peter Kelly said he was satisfied to enter judgment for some €51.4 million against Mr Smith arising from various facilities advanced to Mr Smith and his wife Amanda on dates from 2007. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

A bank has obtained orders allowing it to enforce a €51 million judgment obtained against an Irish businessman anywhere in the European Union.AIB soug(...)