An investigation is under way at University College Dublin following a report in The College Tribune that male students allegedly shared explicit images of women they had sexual relations with. Up to 200 students are members of a private Facebook group used to share stories about and rate photos of young women.
The assumption had been that David Byrne's murder in The Regency Hotel had been in retaliation for the murder of Gary Hutch in Sept last year. Then came the unverified statement made to the BBC by the Continuity IRA claiming Byrne had been targeted in revenge for the murder of Alan Ryan in 2012. Conor Feehan spoke to Philip.
The war in Syria and the subsequent migrant crisis prompted Ireland to offer shelter to 4,000 people here under the Irish Refugee Protection Programme two years ago. John Cooke revisits residents of Ballaghaderreen's Emergency Reception Centre .