Channel 6.1 Highlights
Channel 6.2 Highlights
Swedish crime thriller series about an elite team of detectives, Stockholmís A Unit, led by Jenny Hultin (Irene Lindh). Based on the series of best-selling crime novels by acclaimed novelist and literary critic Jan Arnald - who writes under the pen name Arne Dahl. Saturdays at 8 p.m.
Hard-hitting thriller about a squad of Paris cops who exist in the blurred boundaries at the very edge of the law, often using violence and intimidation to get the job done. The lives of these officers change radically when their squad leader, falsely accused of corruption, commits suicide. Determined to clear his name they start an investigation of their own, only to find that the police department itself stands in their way. Thursdays at 8 and 9 p.m.
Based on the best-selling book by Ferdinand von Schirach, this six-part series consists of unusual cases inspired by actual crimes. The stand-alone episodes portray the crime from the viewpoint of perpetrator, victims and witnesses, and are linked by the recurring figure of the defense attorney, who seeks to obtain the most lenient sentence for his client. From numerology to ancient Japanese traditions and a husband terrorized by his wife, the cases take the viewer down unknown paths. Wednesdays at 8 p.m.
This TV debate club presents hot-topic discussions on politics, business, newsmakers, global trends, present-day conflicts, dangers and challenges of modern world. Peter Lavelle poses hard, straightforward questions to his guests, and demands concrete answers in response. Sundays at 7:30 a.m.
GAA Hurling and Football Championships
Tune in each weekend for stateside broadcasts of Irelandís official sports. Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m.
Global Ethics Forum
This weekly television show is produced by the Carnegie Ethics Studio, a division of the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. Each week, different experts navigate the murky moral landscapes presented by global politics, development, and international business. Sundays at 9 a.m.
Based on a novel by best-selling crime author Henning Mankell, this thriller takes a mother on a harrowing search from Sweden to Spain and to Africa in search of the reason why her son died. In Mozambique, she penetrates a complex world of neo-colonial exploiters, and begins to suspect that a reputable AIDS clinic is carrying out deadly experiments on healthy people. Fridays at 8 p.m.
Live Martin King and Lucy Kennedy host the afternoon show brimming with topical stories and celebrity interviews, while Claire Solan seeks the quirky stories from around Ireland. Weekdays at 1 p.m.
Elaine Crowley leads a panel comprised of some of Irelandís best known businesswomen, actresses, artists, sportswomen and female political figures. The members tackle the hot topics and trends of the day, with feedback from phone-in viewers, keeping them on their toes and stoking the fire of debate. Weekdays at noon.
Tonight with Vincent Browne
Journalist and broadcaster Browne is a columnist for Irish Times and The Sunday Business Post and hosts this daily politics talk show. Weekdays at 2 p.m.