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Culture - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'The love of my life is gone'- Dolores O'Riordan's partner remembers singer as post-mortem is due

A post-mortem on The Cranberries singer will take place in London today.

Culture - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Liam Neeson on 'fantastic' Leo Varadkar, Brexit and doing fight scenes aged 65

The Ballymena-born actor talked to us as his new film The Commuter was released in Ireland.

Got questions on how not to let work stress you out? We'll put them to an expert

We’ll be talking to Aoife McElwain, author of new book Slow at Work: How to Achieve More and Regain Your Balance in an Always-On World.

Culture - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Ireland's 30-year love affair with Home & Away: A shot of vitamin D in our poxy winter

The Australian soap has become a must-watch in many households. But what has given this Aussie rollercoaster such a warm place in Irish hearts? Emer McLysaght investigates ahead of the show’s 30th birthday tomorrow.

Poll: Have you ever illegally streamed or downloaded entertainment? Your Say This post contains a poll

U2 confirm America and European dates, promise Dublin show announcement 'soon'

The tour will kick off in Oklahoma on 2 May.

Michael D presents Shane McGowan with lifetime award on emotional evening

Tributes were also paid to Dolores O’Riordan at the singer’s 60th birthday concert.

Culture - Monday 15 January, 2018

Watch: Linger - One of Dolores O'Riordan's finest vocals RIP This post contains videos

Watch: Linger - One of Dolores O'Riordan's finest vocals

The Cranberries singer died suddenly earlier today in London, aged just 46.

Comedian Aziz Ansari responds to allegation of sexual assault

Ansari says he believed the encounter was consensual but previously apologised to the woman.

Culture - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Old Georgian House to be transformed into new home for Irish poetry... and it has some major backers

After 40 years, it looks like Poetry Ireland may finally get its own centre in Dublin.

Culture - Saturday 13 January, 2018

There have been some weird weather events so far this year

We’ve had snow in the Sahara desert and a deadly “bomb cyclone” in the US in less than two weeks.

Macron wants the French baguette to become a Unesco-listed symbol

Irish uilleann piping was granted the same status last year.

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Poll: Should referenda only be held at non-religious venues?

How Ireland carries out a referendum is being discussed by the Citizens’ Assembly this weekend.

Rome's 'baldy' Christmas tree is being made into a family hut and souvenirs

The €48,000 tree was labelled an international embarrassment after it was declared dead on its arrival.

Culture - Friday 12 January, 2018

Host Deirdre O'Kane 'up for' actresses wearing black against sexism at this year's IFTAs

The awards will take place on 15 February and O’Kane will host the event.

Culture - Thursday 11 January, 2018

The top Irish-made film of 2017 at the box office was Cardboard Gangsters

The most popular international film was Beauty and the Beast.

Home and Away actress 'has life support turned off' after tragic Christmas crash

Jessica Falkholt’s sister and parents were also killed in the crash.

Culture - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Fire and Fury sold 250k digital copies - and 29k hardcover books

It also sold 100k audio editions.

These Irish albums are battling it out to be named best of the year

The winner will be named at a live event in Vicar Street on 8 March.

James Franco addresses sexual misconduct claims on US late night talk show Golden Globes This post contains videos

James Franco addresses sexual misconduct claims on US late night talk show

Franco denied the allegations but said it was positive that people were coming forward.

Culture - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

TV3 'Virgin' rebrand confirmed at station's spring schedule launch

Ireland’s Got Talent is the main attraction in the Ballymount broadcaster’s new schedule.

Saoirse Ronan is in the running to pick up a Bafta next month

The Carlow actor is nominated for her role in Lady Bird.

Culture - Monday 8 January, 2018

'I'm putting this down, it's too heavy' - Night of triumph as Saoirse finally gets her gong

It was a case of fifth time lucky at the major Hollywood awards for the Co Carlow actress last night.

Irish airwaves 'should be monitored every year for gender balance'

The National Women’s Council will be meeting with the BAI on the issue.

From The Daily Edge Saoirse Ronan gets her Golden Globe, and the rest of the night's big winners Golden Globes

Culture - Sunday 7 January, 2018

Poll: Will you be watching RTÉ's Dancing with the Stars? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you be watching RTÉ's Dancing with the Stars?

It’s a bit of fun, but do you care?

'We have to get a grip as a society': Could you stop buying clothes for a year?

We talk to a woman who did just that – and a woman who embraces the zero waste and minimalist lifestyles.

Why are Easter eggs already on sale in Irish stores?

Retailers say it’s because some people want them, but are there other reasons?

Culture - Saturday 6 January, 2018

These were the top 50 most visited pages on Wikipedia in 2017

An Irish Wikipedian was among those who compiled a detailed list.

Culture - Friday 5 January, 2018

An addiction to video games is to be classified as a disease

The disorder will recognise an abnormal fixation on gaming.

Culture - Thursday 4 January, 2018

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 2 January, 2018

Should we replace our TV licence fee with Finland's means-tested tax?

Should we replace our TV licence fee with Finland's means-tested tax?

Ireland’s high TV licence fee evasion rate means we need a new model for funding our public service broadcaster.

Culture - Monday 1 January, 2018

UK government will commemorate the election of republican Countess Markievicz next December

Constance Markievicz was sentenced to death for her part in the 1916 Rising, but her life was spared because she was a woman.

These are the Irish films we'll be talking about in 2018

The Breadwinner, Kissing Candice. A Mother Brings Her Son To Be Shot, and more.

Culture - Sunday 31 December, 2017

These are the films we'll all be watching in 2018

Here’s what to look forward to.

Plans begin on 'state-of-the-art' multimillion marine park in Galway Gaeltacht

It’s hoped the park will generate employment and investment in the disadvantaged rural Gaeltacht area.

Quiz: Can you name the 2017 movie from a single moment?

Put your knowledge to the test.

Whatever happened to... a 40-storey skyscraper in Dublin's docks?

The Watchtower was to be the centrepiece of Harry Crosbie’s Point Village.

Culture - Saturday 30 December, 2017

14 new TV shows everyone will be talking about in 2018

Lots and lots to look forward to.