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Oscar Wilde's ring found almost 20 years after cleaner stole it from Oxford and sold it for fraction of value
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Oscar Wilde's ring found almost 20 years after cleaner stole it from Oxford and sold it for fraction of value

Nov 16th 2019, 11:53 AM 30,428 Views 20 Comments

The ring was valued at €40,000 in 2002. The man who stole it sold it for £150.

Who is ContraPoints and why is she called the 'Oscar Wilde of Youtube'?
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# ContraPoints

Who is ContraPoints and why is she called the 'Oscar Wilde of Youtube'?

Feb 8th 2019, 6:01 PM 7,947 Views 2 Comments

Let us explain.

Rupert Everett: 'The UK and Ireland are probably the two best places in the world to be gay'
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Rupert Everett: 'The UK and Ireland are probably the two best places in the world to be gay'

Jun 18th 2018, 7:30 PM 33,552 Views 39 Comments

The actor has directed and written a new film about Oscar Wilde.

A three-year-old girl and four other people have been found inside a shipping container in Wexford
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A three-year-old girl and four other people have been found inside a shipping container in Wexford

Oct 18th 2016, 12:04 PM 27,321 Views 118 Comments

The migrants were found inside a unaccompanied container from Cherbourg on the Irish Ferries Oscar Wilde ship.

Paris has finally opened its first-ever Oscar Wilde exhibition
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Paris has finally opened its first-ever Oscar Wilde exhibition

Oct 1st 2016, 9:30 AM 11,915 Views 2 Comments

The writer died in the French capital.

Revealing the hidden lives of the women behind the genius of Oscar Wilde
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Revealing the hidden lives of the women behind the genius of Oscar Wilde

Oct 19th 2015, 8:00 PM 11,994 Views 22 Comments

A new Irish book explores the role of women in Wilde’s life.

What else could I get for the pricetag on ... this €500,000 home
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What else could I get for the pricetag on ... this €500,000 home

Feb 26th 2015, 5:16 PM 4,970 Views 0 Comments

We take a look at what around €500,000 would get you around the rest of the country.

Kildare man plans beautiful proposal, 6 months after 'nearly losing the love of my life'
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# True Love

Kildare man plans beautiful proposal, 6 months after 'nearly losing the love of my life'

Feb 12th 2015, 3:57 PM 8,880 Views 2 Comments

The proposal was filmed for RTÉ’s Today Show.

Gerry Adams made a new friend
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# Running Wilde

Gerry Adams made a new friend

Jun 26th 2014, 12:32 PM 12,490 Views 69 Comments

You might recognise him.

From 'The Floozie' to Father Ted: Dublin's park sculptures in 10 fascinating facts
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From 'The Floozie' to Father Ted: Dublin's park sculptures in 10 fascinating facts

Apr 13th 2014, 10:30 AM 28,531 Views 21 Comments

Did the statue to ‘yer man in Fairview ever get his head glued back on? Where is ‘Floozie in the Jacuzzi’ these days?… And what on Earth is ‘Nightmare on Duck Street’?

What gifts did Michael D present the Royal Family with, on our behalf?
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What gifts did Michael D present the Royal Family with, on our behalf?

Apr 10th 2014, 7:23 PM 44,572 Views 68 Comments

What do you get for the family that has everything? Well, here’s what…

Crew "did everything possible" to bring vessel under control before collision
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Crew "did everything possible" to bring vessel under control before collision

Nov 12th 2013, 8:20 PM 28,635 Views 11 Comments

A Stena Europe ferry collided with another passenger car ferry in Rosslare Harbour in October last year.

12 Irish things to be properly proud of this Paddy's Day
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# Bród

12 Irish things to be properly proud of this Paddy's Day

Mar 17th 2013, 9:15 AM 21,280 Views 48 Comments

From James Joyce to the White House.

Sailings resume after Rosslare ferry incident
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Sailings resume after Rosslare ferry incident

Oct 27th 2012, 5:34 PM 9,363 Views 5 Comments

Ferry services have resumed following an incident in which two ferries collided off Rosslare Harbour yesterday.

Ferry passengers left at sea after minor collision in Rosslare
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Ferry passengers left at sea after minor collision in Rosslare

Oct 26th 2012, 10:50 PM 24,281 Views 39 Comments

A Stena Line ferry coming from Fishguard collided with an Irish Ferries craft during heavy winds this evening.

Signed copy of The Importance of Being Earnest fetches $362,500 at Sotheby's
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Signed copy of The Importance of Being Earnest fetches $362,500 at Sotheby's

Apr 21st 2012, 1:38 PM 1,862 Views 3 Comments

A signed first edition of Oscar Wilde’s play was bought for several times the estimate at a Sotheby’s auction in New York.

Al Pacino coming to Dublin for film fest - and Oscar Wilde
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# Wilde About Al

Al Pacino coming to Dublin for film fest - and Oscar Wilde

Dec 7th 2011, 12:38 PM 2,350 Views 2 Comments

The actor became so obsessed with the Wilde play Salomé that he made a documentary about it -and will present it at Jameson Dublin International Film Festival.

Oscar Wilde's birthday commemorated with Google doodle
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# Doodle

Oscar Wilde's birthday commemorated with Google doodle

Oct 16th 2010, 11:30 AM 511 Views 0 Comments

Google celebrate Oscar Wilde’s 156th birthday with new doodle on homepage.

The final fortunes of Irish figures published
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# Last Will

The final fortunes of Irish figures published

Aug 12th 2010, 7:45 AM 329 Views 0 Comments

The details of fortunes – or lack thereof – left behind famous Irishmen like Oscar Wilde, Charles Stewart Parnell and Ernest Shackleton are now available online