Dungannon woman Michaella McCollum in Prison in Peru: Michaella’s First Interview

RTÉ’s interview with Michaella McCollum on Sunday raised more interesting questions than it actually asked. There was a lot of interest in her story(...)

Adeel Akhtar and Kiran Sonia Sawar in Murdered by My Father Adeel Akhtar and Kiran Sonia Sawar in Murdered by My Father

No spoiler alert needed for Murdered by My Father (BBC One, Tuesday), the drama about a so-called honour killing in an immigrant Asian community in a(...)

Michaella McCollum Connolly (23)  pictured in Peru talking to RTÉ. Photograph: Trevor Birney/RTÉ/ Press Eye.

RTÉ has defended itself against strong criticism of an interview with drug smuggler Michaella McCollum that it broadcast on Sunday in a last-minute ch(...)

Michaella McCollum Connolly (left) and Melissa Reid attend court at the Justice Court of Callao, Peru, on August 21st, 2013. File photograph: Mariana Bazo/Reuters

Convicted drug smuggler Michaella McCollum has been released from prison in Peru, though it remains unclear when she will be free to return to Ireland(...)

Review: Wrapped

WrappedSmock Alley Black Box***Though clearly taking its cue from the case of Michaella McCollum, the Irish woman convicted of drug smuggling in Peru,(...)

A translator for Michaella McCollum Connolly  explains a judge’s question at the justice court of Callao in Peru last year. Photograph: Mariana Bazo/Reuters

Co Tyrone woman Michaella McCollum Connolly, arrested a year ago for drug smuggling in Peru, is to be transferred from Lima to a prison in Northern Ir(...)

Michaella McCollum Connolly (left) and Melissa Reid, are escorted by police as they enter the Justice Court of Callao last August. Photograph: Mariana Baz/Reuters

Scottish authorities are considering a transfer application made by convicted drugs mule Melissa Reid who was jailed in Peru last year along wi(...)

Michaella McCollum Connolly arrives at court at Sarita Colonia prison in Callao. Photograph: Mariana Bazo/Reuters

Dungannon woman Michaella McCollum and Glaswegian Melissa Reid were today sentenced to six years and eight months for attempting to smuggle drugs out (...)

Michaella McCollum  is escorted from a truck to court at Sarita Colonia prison in Callao, earlier this month. Photograph: Mariana Bazo/Reuters

Michaella McCollum and Melissa Reid have been transferred from the minimum security wing of the Virgen de Fatima prison in Chorrillos, Lima, to Santa (...)

Michaella McCollum Connolly  is escorted from a truck to court at Sarita Colonia prison in Callao yesterday. Photograph: Mariana Bazo/Reuters

Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reid appeared in court again late yesterday following last week’s rejection of their guilty plea by Peruvian s(...)