The Garda Commissioner has said gardaí are not investigating any crimes in relation to reports of thousands of intimate images of Irish women being released on the internet without the women's consent.
The Garda Commissioner has told the Policing Authority that there is "a small risk" that 234 people may have engaged in a crime that the gardaí can't prosecute them for because DNA samples were mislaid or lost.
A preliminary hearing of the Stardust fire inquests in Dublin has been told the full inquests will now take place in the RDS Concert Hall in Ballsbridge, rather than the original planned venue of Dublin Castle.
The European Medicines Agency has said it needs to know Covid-19 vaccines are "safe, of high quality and effective" before granting approval, but is hopeful a positive opinion will be delivered before Christmas.
Expect Boris Johnson's survival instincts to kick in over the coming days, a deal with Brussels being the way out of a deepening hole for the British Prime Minister, writes Northern Editor Tommie Gorman.