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# Harry Potter

This year
Harry Potter TV series announced with JK Rowling set to executive produce
Warner Bros Discovery said the series will be “a faithful adaptation” of the boy wizard’s stories.
Last year
UK Police drop investigation into ‘online threat’ made to JK Rowling
The author shared screenshots of a message from a user who had written ‘don’t worry you are next’ in response to her tweet about Salman Rushdie.
JK Rowling working with police after receiving threat following Rushdie tweet
The Harry Potter author shared screenshots of the potential threat to Twitter.
Quiz: How much do you know about the Harry Potter books?
You shouldn’t need a class in Hogwarts to get some of these right.
All time
Quiz: How much do you know about Harry Potter?
“It’s leviOsa, not levioSA.”
Premiership club Leicester Tigers have signed Harry Potter
Wallabies international lock Blake Enever will also join Geordan Murphy’s men.
JK Rowling publishes new blog post after controversial comments about transgender women
The Harry Potter author wrote about aspects of her troubled past in a blog post.
JK Rowling criticised for tweets about transgender people
On Twitter, Rowling mocked the use of the term ‘people who menstruate’.
JK Rowling announces new fairytale for children will be published free online
The Harry Potter author said she wrote The Ickabog 10 years ago.
JK Rowling voices support for woman sacked after transgender tweets
Maya Forstater lost her job after tweeting that she opposed proposals to reform the UK Gender Recognition Act.
US Catholic school removes Harry Potter books from its library following consultation with exorcists
The school’s priest said the books could be used to ‘conjure evil spirits’.
EU expected 'Harry Potter tricks' but UK Brexit negotiators were 'running around like idiots'
Frans Timmermans doesn’t mince his words in an interview about the ongoing Brexit saga.
Firefighters tackle blaze at Warner Bros studios in Hertfordshire
All eight Harry Potter films were shot at the studio in Hertfordshire.
The Irish For: There's a bit of alchemy involved in translating Harry Potter into Irish
Book series translated from one language to another can lead to complications as the plot thickens, writes Darach Ó Séaghdha.
'The equivalent of the Euros': Dublin quidditch team heading to Poland for international tournament
Players describe the sport as a ‘mix of rugby and dodgeball’ and involves the team members sitting on brooms.
Catholic priests in Poland burn Harry Potter and Twilight books
Photos show priests carrying a basket of books and other items including an African-styled face mask.
Quiz: How well do you remember the Harry Potter series?
How much do you really know about the wizarding world?
JK Rowling sues her former personal assistant over alleged unauthorised shopping sprees
The former assistant has denied the claims made by Rowling.
OK I'll admit it, Boots' Harry Potter beauty range is actually kinda tolerable
Oh great, more Harry Potter stuff.
What to watch on TV tonight: Sunday
This is the TV everyone will be talking about tomorrow.
Harry Potter's Tom Felton and Matthew Lewis had a cute reunion on Instagram which fans are loving
Once a Gryffindor, always a Gryffindor.
Ian McKellan expressed his disappointment that Dumbledore won't be 'explicitly gay' in the new Fantastic Beasts movie
JK Rowling revealed that Dumbledore was gay in 2007.
Dumbledore’s Army Ireland is the new Instagram repeal account you should follow
Facts disarm myths – Expelliarmus!
TV, sport and music had some amount of impact on Irish baby names through the years
Did you know that there were 39 Rihanna’s were registered in Ireland in 2009?
Tonight's Harry Potter-themed wedding on Don't Tell the Bride looks like an absolute disaster
He isn’t having it at all.
Fans are disappointed that J.K. Rowling isn't highlighting Dumbledore's sexuality in the new Fantastic Beasts movie
Director David Yates said that Dumbledore won’t be “explicitly” gay in the upcoming film.
JK Rowling has defended Johnny Depp's casting in the Fantastic Beast films
Fans are unhappy with Depp’s involvement due to the assault allegations made against him by his ex-wife Amber Heard.
JK Rowling has defended Johnny Depp's casting in the Fantastic Beast films
Fans are unhappy with Depp’s involvement due to the assault allegations made against him by his ex-wife Amber Heard.
What Would Your Patronus Be?
Who’d be helping you give those Dementors the old one-two?
Alex and Ani is bringing out a line of Harry Potter jewellery, and it's absolutely adorable
No Time Turner though. Can someone hurry up and invent that?
Poll: Have you read any of the Harry Potter books?
Give it to us straight. Be honest.
Two new Harry Potter books to be published this year
The books expand on the universe of the Harry Potter series.
Emma Watson has asked for the public's help in finding her mam's old ring
Start praying to St. Anthony
What Percent Hermione Granger Are You?
You’ve got dirt on your nose by the way. Did you know? Just there.
Everyone on Twitter thinks Liam Payne looks like Harry Potter in his new glasses
You can’t help but feel that these people have never seen Harry Potter before.
12 lovely memories you will have if you grew up with Harry Potter
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone is 20 years old today. Can you believe it?
Poll: Have you read the Harry Potter series?
Still in love with the characters after 20 years or is it just a bit of a Dumblesnore?
Harry Potter fans have gone stone mad for this (amazing) Hogwarts letter purse
Finally! Our owl has come!
A Harry Potter prequel handwritten by JK Rowling has been stolen
Author JK Rowling has appealed to Harry Potter fans and the public to help return it.
Can You Name These Minor Harry Potter Characters?
Who was in the background while Harry and friends got up to mischief?