Joseph Heller

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Last May, Mr Justice Richard Humphreys overturned the permission after finding it did not comply with planning regulations concerning environmental screening of projects. Photograph: iStock

An Bord Pleanála has secured leave to appeal a High Court decision overturning its fast-track permission for a development of 123 apartments in Ballin(...)

The Midnight Sky is directed by George Clooney

The actor-director on his new film, Covid-19 and why he’s not allowed to ride a motorcycle George Clooney has learned a valuable lesson in lockd(...)

Nestor juxtaposes imagery from Monte Cassino in the 1940s with photographs from today

STEVEN NESTOR: MONTE CASSINO (CON AMORE) T&G Publishing, $40AUD; tgpublishing.com.au; also available for €30 at The Library Project in Temple Bar(...)

HamsandwicH lead singer Niamh Farrell and Stevo Berube, founder of independent music company Berube Communications

What is your favourite place to visit? Stevo: Back home to Texas. I’ve only been back home about four times in 30 years. But those emotions of your c(...)

The Eagles  dressed like engineering students. They had hair like your friend’s dull older brother. Jesus, 50 per cent of contemporaneous Fleetwood Mac at least bothered to be a bit sexy.

I’ll tell you who I hate. I hate people who use the “[X] for people don’t really like [X]” construction. Whenever a horror film breaks out, some bore (...)

George Clooney was injured after a crash in Sardinia on Tuesday. File photograph: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

George Clooney is recovering at home after a scooter accident in Sardinia. The actor was taken to hospital after he was hit by a car on the Italian i(...)

Italy clash will be Cian Healy’s first Six Nations start since March 2015.  Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

“He was never without misery, and never without hope.”  – Joseph Heller in Catch-22. Cian Healy, the prop called Church, who began as a seemingl(...)

President Vaclav Havel inspected troops upon his arrival at Dublin airport for a three-day visit in 1996. Photograph: Paddy Whelan

Shortly after he became president of Czechoslovakia, borne by the Velvet Revolution of 1989, the dissident playwright Václav Havel had a problem. He n(...)

Rory Best: ‘Johnny Sexton doesn’t need an arm put around him. He’s a big boy – he can deal with it.’ Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Come on, who doesn’t love a sideshow? Keeps us all warm while we wait for the serious business to commence. Problem with a sideshow, as Joseph Heller (...)

Detail from ‘Private James Graham, shot at 7:22am on December 21st, 1915, at a former abattoir in Pas-de-Calais’ by Chloe Dewe Mathews

Shot at Dawn – Chloe Dewe Mathews Imma, Dublin ***** The quintessential news photograph captures the moment and puts us right at the h(...)

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