Ireland were the last of the 10 qualifiers to be announced after entering the same act 2 years in a row. Jedward came 8th in last years contest, which was Ireland's best result in 11 years, but will they improve on last years success?
As reports surface of the growing momentum behind Facebook's intended Initial Public Offering (IPO), Stanjames.com have opened a number of markets that look to the future of the world's biggest social network.
Celebrity Big Brother continues to hot up this week as tensions build and personalities start to clash, and the producers themselves have sprung a surprise upon the contestants by announcing that every one of them is up for eviction this Friday bar Gareth Thomas.
The nominations for the 2012 BRIT Awards were announced on Thursday evening in a star-studded ceremony that took place at The Savoy hotel in London. There were a few surprises in the nominations alongside some of the expected candidates for the awards that recognise success in the British music industry.