Lise Hand: The future ain’t what it used to be
What should we lose and what should we keep from the hellfire that was last year?
On the stroke of midnight on January 1, 2017 celebratory glasses, bottles and cans were hoisted aloft with more than the usual New Year’s Eve gusto.
In the minds of many, 2016 had been a spectacularly wojus year. Hundreds had died in a wave of terrorist attacks around the globe, including the promenade in Nice, an airport and a metro station in Brussels, an airport in Istanbul, a nightclub in Orlando. There had been two...
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Dede the only Irish restaurant to gain a new Michelin star
Other significant wins for Ireland include the mentor of the year title for Ross Lewis of Chapter One and the hospitality award for Saul McConnell of Noble
Radio review: A splash of culture gets us through the blues
On Blue Monday, the airwaves are abuzz with positive psychology while Luke Clancy’s Culture File on Lyric FM is a haven of artistic sensibility in a troubled world
The Woman Who Stole Vermeer: The story of republicanism’s unlikeliest footsoldier, but not in her own words
This able retelling of Rose Dugdale’s IRA-assisted theft of paintings from Russborough House in 1974 suffers from the absence of her own voice