Maeve Higgins: If the guy is married but you still want him, watch the wife – learn from her – that’s obviously what he likes! Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

In 2011, Rihanna said repeatedly that she found love in a hopeless place and we all wondered, does she mean here at The Irish Times Magazine? N(...)

Leah Hewson: ‘Some people are like: why are you waitressing? Wouldn’t your uncle give you any of his money?’

Her art is unsettling: line drawings of saccharine children clipped from colouring books are given strange masks and lent adult meaning through collag(...)

A model presents a creation from the Simone Rocha Spring/Summer 2014 collection during London Fashion Week yesterday.

in LondonYesterday belonged to Simone Rocha when the young Irish designer sent out a sophisticated and romantic spring collection inspired by the lan(...)

Female-led television: Arena discussed the return of Tina Fey. Photograph: Chad Batka/New York Times

Contender, ready? Gladiator, ready? Three, two, one: radio wars! On Monday morning all ears were on Newstalk and RTÉ Radio 1 as Pat Kenny and Seán O’R(...)

Pat Kenny begins his Newstalk radio show yesterday. Photograph: Frank Miller

At 10am yesterday morning, two very different sounds were broadcast from the radio studios at Newstalk and RTÉ. From Newstalk, it was the splash of a (...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny arrives at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Donnybrook for the funeral of Seamus Heaney this morning. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

Seamus Heaney filled the world with poetry and prose, but said his goodbye with the simplest of lullabies. Tearful tributes from a lifelong friend and(...)

Losses continued to mount last year at the ethical clothing company founded by Bono and his wife, Ali Hewson. New figures lodged with the Companies Of(...)

 Michelle Obama with Dan Finnegan  and Colleen Finnegan at Finnegan’s pub in Dalkey. Photograph: Barry Moore/Photogenic

Michelle Obama’s lunch with Bono in Finnegan’s pub in Dalkey wasn’t listed on the official itinerary but it was the worst-kept secret in town. By the (...)