One Direction

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It’s funny how things change. Less than four years ago, The Irish Times interviewed One Direction in a windowless room in the basement of Dublin’s (...)

One Direction cancelled a Belfast concert at the last minute after singer Liam Payne became ill, according to the promoter. The pop band were due on s(...)

 One Direction fans  outside the 3Arena in Dublin ahead of Friday night’s gig: from left, Laura Twohig, Niamh O’Leary, Leighan Morey and Tanya O’Mahony, all from Cork. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

“Dublin!” says Niall Horan, “I’m home.” You can measure the intensity of a boyband gig by the screaming, and One Direction concerts pretty much make a(...)

Come scream with me: Harry Styles of One Direction. Photograph: Mat Hayward/Getty

Ever hear of a couple having a “trial separation” and then getting back together to live happily ever after? The news this week that One Direction (...)

The scene outside St Stephens’s Green shopping centre where One Direction fans queued overnight for tickets. Photograph: Ciarán D’Arcy/The Irish Times

Tickets for One Direction’s much-anticipated return to Dublin next October sold out within 15 minutes today, as concert promoters MCD announced an ext(...)

Bridget Hayes, Annemarie Morey, Megan O’Brien and Karen O’Brien queueing for One Direction tickets outside Eason’s shop at Thurles Shopping Centre, Co Tipperary. The queue started at 5.30pm yesterday. Photograph: Damian Cullen

Thousands of “directioners” are expected to brave cold weather conditions over the coming hours to queue for tickets due to go on sale at 9am this mor(...)

Niall Horan of One Direction performing in the O2 Arena in 2012. The band will be back in Dublin later this month. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Young people and their guardians attending the upcoming One Direction concerts in Croke Park have been urged not to start queuing days before the gigs(...)

Sarah Ryan’s drawing of Jennifer Lawrence.

A 16-year-old self-taught artist who has been selling her celebrity portraits online as part of a transition-year project is to have an exhibit(...)

Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne and Harry Styles attend the world premiere of “One Direction: This Is Us” at the Ziegfeld Theater on August 26, 2013 in New York City. Photograph: Larry Busacca/Getty Images

They may have sold more than 10 million albums, shifted twice as many singles, and have a combined personal wealth of £25 million (according to the Su(...)