Police believe both men may have been involved in an altercation in a nearby flat that spilled onto the street

Man detained over Belfast murder

30 Jan A man arrested following the murder of a Pakistani man who was stabbed to death in Belfast yesterday is being detained using mental health legislation.

Original reports about the dog were not accurate (Pic KWWSPCA Facebook page)

Reports about dog 'cooked alive' not accurate

29 Jan A volunteer with Kildare and West Wicklow Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has said some reports regarding the discovery of a dog in Kildare are not accurate and had been misinterpreted.

Graham Dwyer denies murdering Elaine O'Hara in August 2012

Dwyer trial hears O'Hara's keys found in lake

29 Jan A garda has told the Central Criminal Court that he found a set of keys linked to Elaine O'Hara in Vartry Reservoir in Co Wicklow, three days after her remains were found in the Dublin Mountains in September 2013.

The court heard Ian Bailey was viewed as someone who could not keep his mouth shut around gardaí

Bailey detective accused of ignoring witnesses

29 Jan The detective who arrested Ian Bailey in 1997 on suspicion of murdering Sophie Toscan du Plantier has said if he had not made the arrest he would have been failing the victim, failing himself and failing the people of west Cork.

The Vatican said last year it had defrocked about 850 priests between 2004 and 2013

Ten priests charged with child abuse in Spain

27 Jan Ten Spanish priests have been charged with child sexual abuse in a case which court documents show was brought after Pope Francis telephoned the victim to offer the church's apology.

Ian Bailey is suing gardaí and the State for wrongful arrest

French extradition bid 'devastated' Bailey

27 Jan Ian Bailey's solicitor has told the High Court that the French authorities have "continued to this day" to investigate Mr Bailey and the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier.