In the House of Commons this afternoon, Northern Secretary Theresa Villiers confirmed that all the main paramilitary groups which operated during the Troubles are still in existence. We got analysis and reaction from Sinn Fein MLA, Conor Murphy...
Ulster Unionist Party Mike Nesbitt gave us his reaction to the report on paramilitary activity in the North - and also to the news that DUP Ministers are again to take up their positions on Stormont's power-sharing Executive.
Over a year and a half after it was completed at a cost of 2.3million euro, a special Cystic Fibrosis ward is due to open in Cork University Hospital this weekend. We spoke to Alan Kelly who is a CF patient based in Cork.
Negotiations are said to be continuing between departments on ways to provide rent certainty for those living in rented accommodation, many of whom are struggling to find homes -- or keep them.
Our Reporter John Cooke has been meeting some of those affected in Limerick.
A milestone was reached in the Migrant crisis yesterday. The UN High Commission for Refugees announced that Greece alone had taken in excess of a half a million refugees this year. The UN is warning that its relocation programme is on the brink of collapse as European governments. Philip Boucher Hayes has this report.
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 .