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Culture - Yesterday’s News

Wu-Tang Clan suing dog walkers Woof-Tang Clan over copyright infringement

They allege that Woof-Tang Clan is violating their trademarks by using the name.

Three Irish authors shortlisted for major UK book award

The Costa Book Awards is the only major book prize open only to authors resident in Britain and Ireland.

70s heartthrob David Cassidy dies aged 67

Cassidy had been diagnosed with dementia earlier this year.

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Culture - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Markievicz exhibit among celebration of 100 years since women's right to vote

Republican leader Markievicz will also be celebrated in the UK as the first woman elected to the UK House of Commons.

'Vague and poorly written': Galway buskers are irate at council plans for new restrictions

Galway City Council has opened a public consultation for people to have their say on proposed new bye-laws.

Culture - Monday 20 November, 2017

'Walking home, I'll be called a gorilla or a monkey' - Teenager meets Taoiseach to discuss racism

Joella Dhlamini lives in Drogheda having moved from South Africa.

Culture - Sunday 19 November, 2017

The truth about being a musician: 'They see you on the Late Late and think you're making a fortune'

Being an Irish headline band doesn’t mean that you’re rolling in it – and you might be facing serious financial challenges. We talked to three musicians.

Culture - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Great tragedy of 500 lives lost in sunken mail boat RMS Leinster retold

Over 500 people were killed when the boat sank, just a month before the First World War ended.

Culture - Friday 17 November, 2017

Major boost for Achill tourism after beach that was missing for 12 years returns Lost And Found This post contains videos

Major boost for Achill tourism after beach that was missing for 12 years returns

“People were telling us the beach at Ashleam comes back every seven years. I didn’t really believe them.”

Culture - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Mel Gibson on sexual harassment scandal: 'Your heart goes out to the victims' Late Late Show This post contains videos

Mel Gibson on sexual harassment scandal: 'Your heart goes out to the victims'

Gibson joined the co-stars of his new film to speak to Ryan Tubridy on the Late Late Show.

Kevin Spacey accused of 20 incidences of inappropriate behaviour from his time at London's Old Vic theatre

Spacey was artistic director at the famous venue for 11 years from 2003.

Da Vinci painting of Jesus Christ sells for record-breaking $450 million

The 500-year-old painting was sold by the Russian boss of the soccer club AS Monaco.

Culture - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Louis CK's manager denies trying to cover up client's sexual misconduct

It is being reported that stars that are represented by Dave Becky are considering dropping him over the Louis CK scandal.

Culture - Monday 13 November, 2017

Alison Spittle on sexism, friendship, and how the midlands made her funny

We talked to the comedian about her brand new TV show, which debuts tonight.

Hundreds march through Hollywood in protest against sexual abuse

A crowd gathered at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, which hosts the Academy Awards ceremonies.

US rock band cancels Dublin show after sexual misconduct claims

Jesse Lacey is the lead singer of Brand New.

The first summer 2018 Croke Park gig is... Michael Bublé

Tickets go on sale this Friday.

Culture - Sunday 12 November, 2017

The artist who captured Ireland in the 1800s with thousands of watercolours

George Victor du Noyer travelled around Ireland drawing various features, accompanied by his spaniel Mr Buff.

Culture - Saturday 11 November, 2017

United by Irish football and a sectarian pub massacre: The full story of Loughinisland is finally being told

A new documentary names the suspects in the massacre that killed five people while they watched Ireland play in the 1994 World Cup.

Culture - Friday 10 November, 2017

Actress Ellen Page has written a powerful essay on sexual harassment and how she was 'outed' on set

“He “outed” me with no regard for my well-being”

RTÉ is reviewing its €13 million orchestras but it could have a fight on its hands

The RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra were founded in 1948.

Culture - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend? Cinema This post contains a poll

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

Gate Theatre appoints independent expert to examine Michael Colgan allegations

The theatre said it is taking the allegations “extremely seriously”.

Travellers are ten times more likely to face discrimination compared to other Irish people

The findings are contained in a new report which details experience of discrimination.

Kevin Spacey is being replaced in a completed film that's due for release next month All The Money In The World This post contains videos

Kevin Spacey is being replaced in a completed film that's due for release next month

It comes following allegations of sexual harassment against Spacey.

Workshops on sexual harassment and bullying to be held for Irish arts groups

The announcement follows allegations of harassment and bullying made by women who worked at the Gate Theatre.

Culture - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Much-loved Italian chef Antonio Carluccio has died aged 80 RIP

Much-loved Italian chef Antonio Carluccio has died aged 80

The Commendatore and OBE chef was considered the Godfather of Italian cooking.

COMPETITION: Win these books nominated for the Irish Book Awards Win

COMPETITION: Win these books nominated for the Irish Book Awards

Six great books about a range of topics.

Culture - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Today marks 100 years since the communist revolution in Russia Rise Of The Bolsheviks This post contains videos

Today marks 100 years since the communist revolution in Russia

The event is perhaps one of the most transformative of the 20th century.

Culture - Monday 6 November, 2017

Celebrity nutritionist 'mortified' after using derogatory term for Down syndrome in new book

Dr Libby Weaver said she believed the term “mongolism” was a currently used term.

Ben Affleck says he wants to be 'part of the solution' in Hollywood sexual harassment scandal

Affleck has previously apologised for groping an actress on camera in 2003.

Culture - Sunday 5 November, 2017

This building's facade will be recycled when it is demolished

“We intended to reinterpret the possibility for the boundary of the wall using new materials.”

Take a look at these beautiful photos of Kerry and Dublin Bay

The stunning shots are being published in two new books.

Culture - Saturday 4 November, 2017

'Women stayed silent for way too long': Imelda May on abuse and sexual harassment Late Late Show This post contains videos

'Women stayed silent for way too long': Imelda May on abuse and sexual harassment

May said that while she was lucky to have good people around her in the music industry, she still faces sexist behaviour.

Netflix cuts all ties to Kevin Spacey as fallout continues from sexual harassment allegations

“Netflix will not be involved with any further production of House of Cards that includes Kevin Spacey.”

Culture - Friday 3 November, 2017

A Chinese man paid €8,500 for a glass of 139-year-old scotch that turned out to be fake

The owner of the Swiss bar travelled to Beijing and refunded the customer.

Culture - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend? Cinema This post contains a poll

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

Culture - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

'Mortified': Great British Bake Off judge accidentally tweets the winner - hours before final broadcast

The final of the wildly-popular show will air at 8pm tonight on Channel 4.

Former member of The Chieftains Ronnie McShane has died in Dublin RIP

Former member of The Chieftains Ronnie McShane has died in Dublin

He died peacefully and is survived by his wife Vera.

Culture - Monday 30 October, 2017

Actor Kevin Spacey accused of 30-year-old sexual assault, comes out as gay in response

Star Trek: Discovery actor Anthony Rapp has accused Spacey of assaulting him when he was 14-years-old.

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