Jeff Brown

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 French cartoonist, artist and illustrator Tomi Ungerer  died at the aged 87. File photograph: Patrick Hertzog/AFP/Getty Images

Award-winning and internationally renowned artist and writer Tomi Ungerer has died at his home in west Cork aged 87-years-old over the weekend. Auth(...)

Sabina Dennis and other activists react as the Royal Canadian Mounted Police prepare to clear a barricade set up by a First Nations group at the Gitdumden checkpoint near Houston, British Columbia, Canada. Photograph: Amber Bracken/The New York Times

Amid vast forests of spruce, pine and poplar trees, deep in the interior of British Columbia, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police arrived at a small bri(...)

Bryan Stevenson, who founded and runs the Equal Justice Initiative, outside the former courthouse where the 1910 lynching of Allen Brooks, a black man, began in Dallas. Photograph: Brandon Thibodeaux/New York Times

In February 1919, Pte William Little, an African-American veteran of the first World War, returned to his hometown of Blakely, Georgia, in the America(...)

Jeff Brown: ‘We’ve barely scratched the surface of the opportunities here.’

Dublin-based Accuris Networks is to double its staff to 60 following a $15 million investment from the Ulster Bank Diageo Venture Fund and the China (...)

 At the Accuris announcement were  Gerry Maguire, partner, Summit Bridge Capital; Larry Quinn, executive chairman, Accuris Networks and Michael Murphy, managing partner at Investec.

Accuris Networks, a Dublin based mobile technology company, has completed a new $15 million (€11.7 million) funding round and said it plans to doub(...)