A child at the Calais Jungle: so far 25 unaccompanied minors from the  camp in Calais have come here since the Government committed, in November, to take 200  young people. File photograph: PA

Six young people from the “Calais Jungle” migrant camp in France arrived in Ireland over the weekend for resettlement. Four who arrived on Friday on (...)

Austin Stack (c), son of Brian Stack, a prison officer murdered by the IRA in 1983, at a Sinn Féin press conference in Dublin, where he confronted Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Staging a disruption at a media conference or event - as Austin Stack, whose father was murdered by the IRA, did during a press conference featuring S(...)

Migrants wait for evacuation in Calais on Monday. “They are apprehensive and don’t know what lies ahead,” says Irish volunteer Caoimhe Butterly. Photograph: EPA/Thibault Vandermersch

The mood in the French migrant camp known as the Calais “Jungle” was one of “resignation and apprehension” on Monday as authorities began clearing the(...)

Image: Screengrab from ‘The Border’

The Grand Prize in Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) Human Rights Film Awards was won on Thursday by Caoimhe Butterly for her short documentary(...)

 The “Volunteer Cook”: Rayyan Haries (26) from Malaysia gives food to thousands of migrants from his makeshift soup kitchen just yards from the beach in Lesbos

Alan Kurdi is a name that crops up often in conversations with volunteers who have come from far and wide to do what they can to assist the thousands (...)