New legislation could see the owners of cars fined or even jailed if an unaccompanied learner driver is caught driving their vehicle. Road Safety have accepted the claim but will critics make life impossible in parts of rural Ireland?

Former president Mary McAleese delivered the opening address at a Why Women Matter conference in Rome, having been banished to deliver her speech outside the walls of the Vatican. Describing the Catholic Church as being a primary global carrier for the virus of misogyny. Will inequality in the church finally cease?

Quiet English city of Solisbury in the UK is the unlikely backdrop to a story straight out of the Cold War. Sergei Skripal former Russian intelligence officer who was caught spying for the British, was poisoned alongside his daughter with a nerve agent. Who is responsible?