Felicity Fox celebrates a year in business this month. The Dublin estate agent has certainly enjoyed a busy start, having launched one of Dublin's most expensive and ambitious housing schemes and secured a string of headline-making results.
Michael Smith, former chairman of An Taisce, has bought a 25 per cent stake in the Village, a weekly publication launched in October by columnist and broadcaster Vincent Browne.
A group of medical consultants is trying to set up a private clinic in the grounds of Cork University Hospital in Cork City.
The British home secretary, David Blunkett, has demanded DNA tests on his ex-lover's child.
Large tracts of land adjoining hospitals in the south-east and south of the country have been earmarked to be sold on the open market.