“Empathy is inbuilt. Our brains are wired to mirror the emotions of others. But we filter our understanding through the biases we carry.”

What makes a new business idea succeed? We know that only 10 per cent of new businesses survive, so the answer is both important and elusive. The mak(...)

Lot 229 at O’Reilly’s, a ruby and diamond “Flamingo” brooch, with rubies of approx. 0.70ct in total, diamonds of approx. 0.72ct in total €2,100 (€1,300-€1,500)

Auction Results Wednesday (August 30th), O’Reilly’s Auction Rooms, Francis Street, Dublin 8. Auction of jewellery, watches and silver. Lot 229, a rub(...)

A pair of 12-bore ‘The Premier Quality’ sidelock-ejector guns by EJ Churchill,  built in 1928  and owned by Vincent O’Brien, for auction at  Gleneagles

  Monday (August 28th): Gavin Gardiner Ltd, auctioneers of fine modern and vintage sporting guns, rifles and accessories, auction of Modern &(...)

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The first big house clearance auction of the new season gets under way next Saturday (August 26th) when viewing begins at “Lota”, Brighton Rd, Foxrock(...)

A woman who fractured her left elbow after falling from her bicycle during a 2013 incident  has had a €9,000 award increased to €36,000 by the Court of Appeal. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

A woman who fractured her left elbow after falling from her bicycle during an incident with a vehicle exiting from a business premises has had a €9,00(...)