BGE Theatre Dublin until September 1
Fri, 20 Jul, 2018
Marian Keyes, Eimear McBride, and Edna O’Brien join JK Rowling and Harper Lee on a list of the 100 essential books by female writers from the past 100 years, according to a new poll.
Fri, 25 May, 2018
Literature doesn’t get much stranger — nor more fun — than this.
Sat, 04 Jun, 2016
SPANNING 1925 to 1941, this richly imagined novel of Virginia Woolf delves deep into her psyche, drawing perhaps too heavily on the biography written by Hermione Lee, which lends it enormous accuracy.
Sat, 18 Apr, 2015
Comedian Paul O’Grady has called for the tradition of sheep-herding over London Bridge for charity to be scrapped.
Sat, 27 Sep, 2014
Rupert Murdoch is considering selling all his British newspapers, his biographer has claimed.
Mon, 11 Jul, 2011
BRET EASTON ELLIS was 19 when he wrote Less Than Zero, a coruscating account of disaffected youth in his hometown, Los Angeles.
Sat, 07 Aug, 2010
Defence giant BAE Systems was told today that some future contracts may have to be sacrificed if it wants to repair the company’s tarnished reputation.
Tue, 06 May, 2008
THE column by former Fianna Fáil adviser Noel Whelan (Irish Examiner, September 15) is typical of the arrogance of that party concerning unionists and loyalists and their total ignorance as regards the situation in Northern Ireland.
Wed, 21 Sep, 2005
IRISH Democrats have signed up hundreds of postal voters in a bid to win the US presidential election for John Kerry.
Mon, 23 Aug, 2004
Irish Democrats have signed up hundreds of postal voters in a bid to win the US presidential election for John Kerry.
Sun, 22 Aug, 2004
A previously unpublished series of hand-written Virginia Woolf manuscripts has been bought by the British Library, it was announced today.
Fri, 04 Apr, 2003
Hit musical Chicago led the Oscar race today with 13 nominations – including one for British star Catherine Zeta Jones.
Tue, 11 Feb, 2003
Moors murderer Myra Hindley could win the right to seek her freedom if three other killers defeat the Home Secretary in a key House of Lords appeal which begins tomorrow.
Sun, 20 Oct, 2002
Relatives of Jill Dando’s killer Barry George today appealed to the public to come forward with any fresh evidence that might help clear his name.
Tue, 30 Jul, 2002
The murder conviction of Drogheda man James Hanratty, who was hanged 40 years ago protesting his innocence, was today upheld by the UK's Court of Appeal which ruled that DNA evidence established his guilt ‘‘beyond doubt’’.
Fri, 10 May, 2002
The naming of Garry Flitcroft completed a successful legal battle by the Sunday People, which has been fighting to identify him for nearly a year.
Sat, 30 Mar, 2002
A married Premier League footballer who had affairs with two women will be exposed tonight after failing in an extraordinary last-ditch plea for his identity to remain secret.
Fri, 29 Mar, 2002
A married Premier League footballer who had affairs with two women faces being named this weekend.
Thu, 28 Mar, 2002
An internal investigation was under way today following the publication of police ‘‘mugshots’’ of James Bulger’s schoolboy killers on the day they were charged.
Sun, 17 Jun, 2001
An appeal by jailed farmer Tony Martin is due to start in July, his solicitor said today.
Sat, 05 May, 2001
The father of James Bulger has said judges and politicians have "blood on their hands".
Sun, 18 Feb, 2001
The father of James Bulger has failed in his High Court bid to block the early release of his son's killers, Robert Thompson and Jon Venables.
Fri, 16 Feb, 2001
A dispute has erupted in the High Court over reports one of the killers of James Bulger has allegedly been involved in violent incidents while in detention.
Thu, 15 Feb, 2001
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