Authorities in the UK are trying to determine whether a former Russian double agent - living in Salisbury - has been poisoned.
Sergei Skripol, and his daughter Yulia, were admitted to hospital on Sunday, suffering with unusual symptoms.
Our London Correspondent Fiona Mitchell spoke to Drivetime.
Melting snow is posing a threat of flooding in places, as the clean-up operation from Storm Emma continues in parts of Leinster. Thousands of people remain without water, and the Defence FOrces are helping to get the clean up underway.
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 .