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Culture

This week
7th July 2024 - 13th July 2024
Shelley Duvall, star of The Shining, dies aged 75
'Rome must fall': Paul Mescal battles with Pedro Pascal and a rhino in Gladiator II trailer
Mescal is shown in bloody battle with Pedro Pascal in the Colosseum.
Last week
30th June 2024 - 13th July 2024
Harris tells lenders he wants to see cost of mortgage repayments fall 'as quickly as they rose'
Taylor Swift gives shoutout to Stevie Nicks in the crowd on final show of three-night Aviva run
She told the crowd the gigs were the first time the Aviva Stadium has been sold out for three-nights in a row.
Last month
June 2024
Poll: Do you like Green Day's music?
SXSW drops US military sponsorship after Irish acts withdrew from music festival in protest
Irish singer Stephanie Rainey brought the audience to tears on America's Got Talent last night
Residents of Judy Garland's hometown seek to buy ruby slippers worn in The Wizard of Oz
What's with these new lids? It's the EU's next step to cut down on single-use plastics
Taylor Swift inches closer to Dublin with revamped Eras Tour as she lands for last stops before Ireland
Just move the station to Cork? Experts give their take on what next for 2FM
The departures of four big names from the 2FM roster have caused much speculation across the industry.
May
May 2024
'Early cancer detection' garden goes on display in Phoenix Park as annual Bloom festival launches
Ireland's 13-year-olds have fewer friends but better familial relationships than a decade ago
Poll: Oasis or Blur?
'Strong likelihood' ECB will cut interest rates in the coming weeks
Tánaiste on the Portal: 'Would we say some fella let the class down when we're roaring laughing?'
Flashing, mooning and homegrown potatoes: The bad behaviour that (temporarily) shut The Portal
Ireland's '10 points' for Israel shouldn't surprise anyone - a pollster explains why
Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday
Opinion: There's collateral damage as Kendrick Lamar conquers Drake in the rap feud of its era
Dean Van Nguyen
Fears for future of cultural space as council seeks to empty studios to complete repairs
April
April 2024
Debunked: Posts ‘as Gaeilge’ among more than 100 scam ads featuring presenter Bláthnaid Ní Chofaigh
Hozier becomes fourth Irish artist ever to reach number one spot in US Billboard chart
Tired after a long day of video calling for work? It might be because of your face, study says
Dog owners urged to increase efforts to keep pets under control in new campaign
Excitement, surprise and A LOT OF CAPS after Taylor Swift releases new 31-track album
UK's youth smoking ban plans would likely be enforced in NI (even if the DUP is against it)
The DUP’s seven MPs all voted against the Tobacco and Vapes Bill in the House of Commons.
Quiz: Do you know who played these celebrities in famous biopics?
Here's what the Irish athletes will wear at the Olympics opening ceremony
A united Ireland would cost €20 billion every year for 20 years, says study
March
March 2024
Two young sisters from Dublin organise Easter egg drive for children in Temple Street Hospital
Council taking measures to protect Banksy art in UK after mural defaced days after its arrival
Ballet Ireland accused of 'dragging art into politics' by dropping Israeli choreographed performance
Irish Rail operating additional services, including late night trains, in Dublin this weekend
Here's What Happened Today: Friday
Dua Lipa, Coldplay, SZA and Shania Twain to headline Glastonbury
Fertility, income and the Six Nations: The stats showing the different lives of Irish men and women
'Do I look like a Batman?' - Cillian Murphy's journey from jazz musician to Best Actor
'Go raibh míle maith agaibh': Cillian Murphy won the Oscar
Despite last summer’s ‘Barbenheimer’ rivalry, Barbie claimed just one award.
"I’m a very proud Irishman standing here tonight," Murphy declared in his acceptance speech
Oppenheimer went on to win Best Picture - completing a major sweep of the night’s accolades
It was also a big night for Irish production company Element Pictures as Poor Things picked up four awards
Quiz: How much do you know about this year's Oscar nominations?