Maíria Cahill held talks with Peter Robinson in Stormont earlier this week

Enda Kenny to meet Maíria Cahill

08.00 Taoiseach Enda Kenny is to hold talks this morning with Maíria Cahill, woman who claims she was raped as a teenager in 1997 by a member of the IRA and later interrogated by the organisation.

David Cameron, Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg all pledged additional powers for Scotland before the independence ballot

Talks on Scottish devolution to begin

07.23 All-party talks aimed at reaching agreement on what new powers should be devolved to Scotland in the wake of the independence referendum get under way today.

Palestinian teachers stand in a damaged classroom at a United Nations-run school in Gaza City

UN to investigate attacks on facilities in Gaza

06.27 UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is setting up an investigation into attacks on United Nations facilities during Israel's recent war against Hamas militants in Gaza and the use of UN sites to store weapons.

The new restrictions will come into effect tomorrow at US airports

Five US airports dedicated to Ebola screening

21 Oct Travellers entering the US whose trips originated in Ebola-stricken Liberia, Sierra Leone or Guinea must fly into one of five airports from tomorrow that have enhanced screening in place.

Oscar Pistorius is led away to Pretoria's Kgosi Mampuru prison

Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison

21 Oct South African judge Thokozile Masipa has sentenced Olympic and Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius to five years in prison for the culpable homicide of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.