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Two Irish authors make Man Booker Prize longlist

Joseph O'Neill and Niall Williams are both in contention for the £50,000 prize. Irish novelists Joseph O'Neill and Niall Williams have both been named on the 13-strong longlist for the 2014 Man Booker Prize. O'Neill, born ... READ MORE

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LISTEN: Exclusive premiere of live Swords track

Stream the extended version of 'Lions & Gold', live from The Olympia Theatre, right now… Gearing up for an imminent date with The Button Factory, Swords today show us what they do ... READ MORE

Peaches Geldof was 'addicted to heroin'

Her husband Thomas Cohen reveals at her official inquest that Geldof had started using heroin again in February 2014. An inquest into the death of Peaches Geldof heard today that the ... READ MORE

Irvine Welsh Interview: Siamese Dream

Having shot to international fame with Trainspotting more than two decades ago, Irvine Welsh’s latest novel shifts focus from chemical excess and hedonism in Scotland to the American ... READ MORE

Jupe announce US management deal

The Dublin quintet have put pen to paper with Perfection Records and Temper Music Group USA. Big news from the Jupe camp today, as the band announce that they've signed a management ... READ MORE

Liev Schreiber: A Little Grit of What You Fancy

As bruising crime drama Ray Donovan returns, star Liev Schreiber speaks exclusively about the show’s universal themes and why he was attracted to the part of an anti-hero. ... READ MORE

OPINION with Roe McDermott: Gaze Like These

Two Dublin film festivals celebrate a different “gaze” this July. As we just celebrated another well-attended and hugely successful Dublin Pride, what better month to check ... READ MORE

Shane Meadows Interview: Some Buddy to love

Acclaimed director Shane Meadows’ latest movie is his most personal yet – a redemption story about his best friend, musician Gavin Clark. He tells Roe McDermott about becoming ... READ MORE

FOUL PLAY: Our world cup runneth over

After weeks of high drama, the tournament of tournaments is almost over. So how are we going to survive the interminable wait until the next one? So how are you all planning to survive ... READ MORE

McCann: In A Muddle Over The Middle East

Our columnist’s thoughts on the Israel/Palestine conflict have drawn ire from far afield – meanwhile, the Catholic Church continues to show greater interest in exorcising ... READ MORE

Pet Sounds

We chatted to a few of Ireland’s best and brightest about the many ways in which their pets have enriched their lives. I’m in the park with Cathy Davey and four of her biggest fans. ... READ MORE

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