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# Nominations

This year
# Podcast
The Explainer: How did Ireland get so many Oscar nominations?
Listen in to hear reporter Aoife Barry on how it happened – and what it means for the film industry.
# Academy Awards
What Irish films and actors could be up for nomination at this year's Oscars?
Here’s a guide to what to watch out for.
All time
# Nominations
Irish-produced film The Favourite receives 10 Oscar nominations
The nominees are in for the 91st Academy Awards.
# critical acclaim
Sally Rooney and Donal Ryan have been shortlisted for the prestigious Costa Novel Award
Both of the authors were also longlisted for this year’s Man Booker Prize.
# Aras18
Peter Casey is on the presidential election ballot paper as he receives 4th council nomination
The businessman received the nod from Limerick City and County Council today.
# christine hallquist
Vermont woman moves step closer to becoming first transgender governor in US
Christine Hallquist has won the Democratic gubernatorial nomination in the US state of Vermont.
# Award Season
Roseanne nominated for two Emmys despite being cancelled over star's racist tweets
Game of Thrones leads the way with 22 nominations.
# now that's good eatin'
Dublin eatery named best place to eat in Ireland at Irish Restaurant Awards
For 2018. The awards ceremony was held last night at the Clayton Hotel in Dublin.
# brought to book
O'Connell in the running as eir Sports Book of the Year shortlist is cut to 5
Cathal McCarron’s Out of Control and Kieran Donaghy’s autobiography are also up for the award.
# Irish book awards
These are the best books in Ireland right now - and you get to vote for your favourites
The Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards take place in November.
# Well read
Paul O'Connell autobiography among the nominees for eir Sports Book of the Year
20 books are in the running to claim the award, with a winner to be announced in December.
# Choice Music Prize
These are the best bands in Ireland this year
One is going to win a massive 10k prize.
# rebuttal
The Oscars president has responded to the #OscarsSoWhite controversy
Cheryl Boone Isaacs says she would like diversity to improve, but refused to condemn this years nominations.
# Hozier
This year's Brit Awards nominees were announced and our Hozier is among them
The Wicklow man is up for Best International Male.
# Oscars
All the nominations for this year's Academy Awards, in one handy list
Irish animated film Song the the Sea is among them.
# golden raspberry
Cameron Diaz and Transformers 4 lead this year's Razzie nominations
The most dubious of honours.
# Awards Season
Dundalk, Cork City and St Pat's make up entire PFAI Team of the Year
Richie Towell, Christy Fagan, Colin Healy and Paddy Hoban have been nominated for Player of the Year meanwhile.
# Controversy
John McNulty quits controversial state board job... but will continue his Seanad bid
The controversy surrounding Fine Gael’s nominee for the upper house is rumbling on today.
# Last Chance Saloon
Who would you nominate for People of the Year?
There is still a chance to shine on spotlight on everyday heroes and heroines – on all fields of play.
# Ice Ice Baby
A minister did the Ice Bucket Challenge today...any guesses?
Will this urge the Taoiseach to take on the ice? He has been nominated several times.
# morto
WATCH: Steven Spielberg suffers brutal rejection watching the 1976 Oscar nominations
If you thought Steven Spielberg was cool, prepare to have your whole world shattered.
# job search
Queally and McGrath to vie for vacant Waterford hurling manager position
There are two nominations to succeed Michael Ryan as the Deise boss.
# vengaboys alert
Ronan Keating's hair! And other things that happened at the '99 EMAs in Dublin
Nice lipstick Ronan.
# Gong
Bale and Van Persie make UEFA Player of the Year shortlist
The 10 nominations include four Bayern Munich players as well as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
# personal insolvency
These are the 6 judges who'll be dealing with personal insolvency applications
The government has appointed six country registrars to the new positions in the Circuit Court.
# Race for the Áras
Councils formally pledge support for Gallagher and Davis
The two independent presidential candidates need to secure at least four nominations each before the end of this month – and now have two apiece.
# David Norris
Norris: Who's supporting him now?
Senator David Norris and his remaining campaigners say his bid for the Presidency continues – but many of those who were to nominate him are staying quiet this evening.
# mercury
Mercury Prize nominees announced
There are no Irish nominees on this year’s shortlist – although we can claim one-quarter of James Blake as ours….
14 Tipp hurlers make All Star list
Chanpions lead the way in nominations, while Shefflin looks for record-breaking tenth award.