The only direction is up: Liam Payne, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson and Harry Styles 1:50

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 Niall Horan of One Direction Photograph: David Sleator

Co Westmeath’s Niall Horan and the other four members of boy band One Direction had £2.3 million (€2.7 million) in cash at the end of last year, accor(...)

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Singers Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik, Harry Styles and Niall Horan from One Direction attend the “One Direction This Is Us” world premiere at the Empire Leicester Square this evening. Photograph: Ian Gavan/Getty Images

One Direction’s global dominance spread a little further tonight with the world’s first multinational live premiere of the band’s biopic. The singers (...)

Niall Horan of One Direction performing in the O2 last year. He now ranks among the richest music performers in Britain and Ireland. Photo: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Despite not touring since 2011, U2’s combined wealth makes them the third highest-grossing music millionaires in Britain and Ireland. Wi(...)