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The distillery venture is being developed by a Dublin-based company called Jewelfield Ltd which lists Bono as a shareholder. Photograph: iStock

Kildare County Council has given the green light for a multimillion euro whiskey distillery and visitor centre in which U2 frontman Bono has a busines(...)

U2 have apologised to fans for cancelling a concert in Germany after lead singer Bono lost his voice. Photograph:Tobias Schwarz/AFP/Getty Images.

U2 lead singer Bono has assured fans that he will be back to full voice for the remainder of the band’s European tour. U2 had to cancel a concert in(...)

Scott Morrison, Australia’s new prime minister, in Canberra: “Paul Hewson, better known as Bono, said: ‘There is a continent, Africa, being consumed by flames’,” he said. Photograph:  Mark Graham/Bloomberg

Before becoming an MP in 2007, Australia’s new prime minister Scott Morrison was head of Tourism Australia and behind the infamous “Where the bloody h(...)

 Full-time artist Leah Hewson  has a new jewellery line with Edge Only jewellery. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Ahead of Leah Hewson’s exhibition Scintilla in 2017, buzz climbed at a steady clip until it eventually reached a crescendo. The Dubliner had enjoyed a(...)

A balloon erected in front of the stage at Glastonbury where U2 were playing in 2011.

The low-tax music could soon be over for U2 and the Rolling Stones as the Netherlands plans to close a loophole that rock bands use for royalty paymen(...)

Bono and the Irish property investor Paddy McKillen were shareholders in Nude Estates Malta Ltd

U2 front man Bono has said he would be “extremely distressed” if a property investment he made in Lithuania via offshore entities falls foul of tax la(...)

Will they rattle you or make you hum? Journalist Dave Simpson picks his top 10. 1. Into the Heart The phenomenon of Bono often overshadows U2, the b(...)

The Dublin plan, which has attracted positive signals from studios in Hollywood, 180,000sq ft of studio space, with several individual “sound stages” would be built. Photographs: Getty Images

Plans to establish vast Hollywood-style film studios in Dublin, directly employing almost 3,000 people, are at an advanced stage and are likely to be (...)

Bono: Help invaluable even if the U2 frontman is not an investor. Photograph: The Irish Times

The exact date of the telephone call is unknown, but the Lobbying Register records that sometime between January 1st and April 30th this year Bono ra(...)

A taxi driver, who was suing rock star Bono in the Circuit Civil Court for €60,000 damages for personal injuries, has died. File photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times.

A taxi driver who issued a €60,000 personal injury damages claim against musician Bono in the Circuit Civil Court has died. Philip Bolger claimed the(...)

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