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    with Sinead Mooney - case taken against BB King's manager dismissed, controversy as Icelandic artist constructs a mosque at the Venice Biennale, Poldark writer 'always wanted' Aidan Turner to play lead 

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    with Alan Corr - new music arts festival announced for Cork in September, winner of Arthur C Clarke Award for Science Fiction announced, a $2m dollar bid to complete unfinished Orson Welles film 'The Other Side Of The Wind'

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    with Alan Corr - the Arts Council wants Irish arts organisations to make trailers to promote their productions, Hot Chocolate singer Errol Brown dies today

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    with Alan Corr - Blur performing at this year's Electric Picnic, young secondary-school writers win Eason Creates national writing competition, Irish Film Board significantly cuts funding for this year's IFTA's 

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    with Alan Corr - a tribute to Ben E King who died yesterday

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    with Alan Corr - Bono still struggling to recover from cycling accident last year, the 63rd RTÉ All-Ireland Drama Festival opens in Athlone, country singer Ryan Adams finally gives in to hecklers demands that he sing Bryan Adams "Summer of 69"

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    with Alan Corr - Joni Mitchell 'in her full senses' after reports she had slipped into a coma, nominations revealed for this year's IFTA's, James Cameron apparently has scripts for up to four "Avatar" sequels 

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    with Alan Corr - Roger Waters appeals to Robbie Williams to re-think playing a concert in Tel Aviv, ventriloquist Keith Harris - creator of Orville the Duck - dies

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    with Abie Philbin Bowman - Disney and Vince Gilligan (creator of Breaking Bad) collaborate on a re-imagined 'Jack & The Beanstalk', influential American literary critic M.H. Abrams dies

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    with Abie Philbin Bowman - Ben Affleck embarassed by a slave-owning ancestor, shortlist announced for the Orwell Prize for political writing, Johnny Marr of The Smiths attacks people exploiting the spirit of Record Store Day 

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