BUT for a simple twist of fate, a Belfast-born novelist could have been among the victims of September 11.
AS BREAKFAST goes, drinking rum and port is not for the faint-hearted but when you are in the company of Shane MacGowan, then anything can happen.
Tributes have been paid to renowned cannabis smuggler Howard Marks, who has died aged 70.
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THERE are hopes a novel drawing on the experiences of a man growing up in west Belfast will be turned into a film.
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IRELAND Wolfhounds slipped to an 18-9 defeat to England Saxons in Cork
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CHARLATANS leader Tim Burgess is buzzing about the veteran indie band's upcoming tour, which will climax with a pair of Irish dates next month.
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