Sam Smith rules himself out of singing James Bond theme

Sam Smith is “definitely not” singing the Bond theme for ‘Spectre’. The four-time Grammy Award winner was hotly tipped to be the next 007 hitmaker on the upcoming movie’s title track but has flat out denied any involvement with the...

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Friday’s TV tips

Big Brother (TV3, 9pm) Highlights of all the latest events inside the House as celebrities from the UK and USA take part in the ultimate CBB battle. Expect all the excitement of a big sporting event as the Brits and...

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Michael Eavis hoping to add Miley Cyrus to Glastonbury

Miley Cyrus is in talks to appear at Glastonbury. The British festival’s organisers Michael and Emily Eavis are reportedly keen...

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47,000 music fans on way to Electric Picnic

One of Ireland’s biggest music festivals kicks off later as the Electric Picnic gets underway in Stradbally, Co Laois. Some...

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Rob Kardashian is ‘doing very well’ with his weight loss

The sock designer, who has retreated from the public eye over the last few years because of his unhappiness with...

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Cheryl Fernandez-Versini insists having a ‘perfect body’ isn’t important

The ‘I Don’t Care’ singer, who has previously slammed criticism that she is too thin, hates the fact people are...

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Black Sabbath announce final tour

Black Sabbath have announced their final tour will take place next year. The rockers will kick off ‘The End’ concert...

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Tom Hardy is to be a father for the second time

The ‘Legend’ actor, who already has a seven-year-old son, Louis, with ex-girlfriend Rachael Speed, was joined on the red carpet...

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Princess Diana’s former butler blasted for taking part in ‘Celebrity Big Brother’

Paul Burrell, who the late royal referred to as her “rock”, has joined the Channel 5 reality TV show for...

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Those all important Electric Picnic band clashes

Friday Underworld (Main Stage, 10.30pm – Midnight) V Joey Negro (Casa Bacardi, 10pm – Midnight) Friday isn’t known for an...

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Bono: I nearly crippled myself in bike fall

Bono’s chances of playing guitar again are “not looking good”. The U2 frontman suffered multiple fractures on his face, arm,...

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Thursday’s TV tips

Inside Shannon (RTE One, 7pm) With unprecedented access, Inside Shannon, filmed over a year, will give viewers a unique insight...

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It’s almost Electric Picnic time! Are you festival-ready?

By Ken Rooney With this year’s increased capacity, there’ll probably be more Picnic virgins than usual up in Stradbally this...

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Brian McFadden: I flirted with Ann Widdecombe

Irish singer Brian McFadden “flirted” with Ann Widdecombe while filming ‘Who’s Doing The Dishes?’. The 35-year-old star had a particularly...

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Mel Gibson will not face assault charges, say Australian police

Police in Australia say they do not intend to charge Oscar-winning director Mel Gibson over an allegation that he shoved...

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The Love Bug star Dean Jones dies aged 84

Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney’s favourite actor for such lighthearted films as The...

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Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger have split after two years of marriage

The ‘Hello Kitty’ hitmaker and the Nickelback frontman, who denied their relationship was on the rocks last year, have confirmed...

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Wednesday’s TV tips

The Great British Bake Off (BBC1, 8pm) The eight remaining bakers face recipes with a twist tonight, as Mel Giedroyc...

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Air-rage trial delayed as Cranberries singer O’Riordan ‘receiving residential treatment’

Singer Dolores O’Riordan is receiving medical care as she awaits trial over an alleged air rage incident, a court has...

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Acts you really should see at Electric Picnic this weekend (and some to avoid!)

By Ken Rooney Electric Picnic is approaching fast – have you decided who you’re going to see? Here’s a few...

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