Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan has said that he wants to see airline travel resume in "as normal a way as possible", adding that NPHET will continue to advise against foreign travel without a Covid-19 vaccine. Video: RTÉ
Edwin Poots leaves the headquarters of the DUP without speaking to the media after he resigned following an internal revolt from his party over the timing of his nomination of Paul Givan as Northern Ireland’s First Minister. Video: PA Media
DUP MP Sammy Wilson has said that any intervention by the British government in Norther Ireland politics would not be tolerated in Scotland or Wales, saying "it is no basis to have devolution." Video: PA Media
Tánaiste Leo Varadkar, responding to a Dáil question from People Before Profit TD Bríd Smith, has said that the Government has concerns over the land ownership, lease proposal and governance arrangements of the new national maternity hospital.
The official trailer for Sophie: A Murder in West Cork, a true-crime series from Netflix on the death of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in December 1996 has been released. Video: Netflix
After 16 years - in which he played 671 times and won 22 trophies - one of Real Madrid's most decorated players, Sergio Ramos, has bid an emotional farewell to the Santiago Bernabeu club. Video: Reuters
Irish pilots and cabin crew gathered to protest in Dublin yesterday to warn of further job losses as the aviation sector suffers under coronavirus restrictions. Stobart Air, which employed 480 people and provided regional services, closed earlier this month. Video: Reuters
Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald said that the UK government's commitment to pass the law in the fall - if it wasn't done by the Stormont Assembly in the interim - was enough to convince Sinn Féin to reconstitute the Executive. Video: Reuters
Russian president Vladimir Putin says he agreed with US counterpart Joe Biden to start consultations on cybersecurity, asserting that cyberattacks on Russia were coming from the United States. Video: Reuters
Spec-wise the Mercedes-Benz EQA, an all-electric SUV, provides a similar performance to the Kia e-Niro, the Hyundai Kona Electric and the basic version of the VW ID.3. But at €20,000 more, is the Merc worth its inflated price tag? Video: Neil Briscoe
Russian president Vladimir Putin and US president Joe Biden and have met for face-to-face talks at a highly anticipated summit in Geneva, Switzerland. Video: Eyepress
Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan has told the Oireachtas Committee on Transport and Communications that there is still much to learn about the benefits and limitations of rapid antigen testing to facilitate the re-opening of society.
Tánaiste Leo Varadkar has been criticised by Unionists for making a strongly pro-united Ireland speech at the opening of the annual Fine Gael party Ard-Fheis, which was held online this year. Video: Fine Gael
Israel has mounted air strikes in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, the first since the end of eleven days of cross-border fighting last month, in response to incendiary balloons launched from the Palestinian territory.
The removal of two Coca-Cola bottles by Portugese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo during a press conference at the Euros has coincided with a $4bn fall in the share price of the soft drinks giant. Video: UEFA
1845: Memento Mori is a Famine Memorial created by Seattle-based Irish artist Paula Stokes. The installation made up of 1,845 handblown glass potatoes will be on display at various Irish heritage sites and museums. Video: Barry Cronin
Thousands of people demonstrated in Dublin city today, seeking full compensation for repairs to homes affected by mica. Under the current scheme, the State covers 90 per cent of repair costs, while homeowners must pay the remaining 10 per cent.
Taoiseach Micheál Martin, responding to a Dáil question from Labour leader Alan Kelly, has said that the administration of second doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine to people in their sixties will be completed three-to-four weeks early.
Ryanair chief executive Michael O'Leary has told a British parliamentary committee that the airline does not support a long-term ban on European airlines using Belarus' airspace or Belarusian aircraft flying over the EU. Video: Reuters
Award winning wildlife photographer Mike Brown gives some of his tips on how to capture the perfect shot this summer as he works on the SSE Airtricity For Our World Series with sustainability partner Dublin Zoo.
Britain and Australia have agreed a trade deal after talks between Australian prime minister Scott Morrison and his British counterpart Boris Johnson ironed out outstanding issues. Video: Reuters
US park rangers are searching for a 27-year-old Dubliner missing in Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming after his car was found at a hiking trail in the 310,000-acre park. Video: ABC/ Local News 8
British prime minister Boris Johnson has announced that the final lifting of coronavirus lockdown restrictions in England will be delayed until July 19th over fears of the spread of the Delta variant of Covid-19. Video: Reuters
Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has said that senior players such as Johnny Sexton, Cian Healy and Keith Earls "need a proper rest" as he names 11 uncapped players in his 37 man squad to face Japan and USA in July. Video: VOTN
As Benjamin Netanyahu's record 12-year run as Israel's prime minister ended, Naftali Bennett convened his first cabinet meeting as leader and vowed to "heal the rift" amid the people of Israel. Video: Reuters
Former DUP leader Arlene Foster has paid tribute to her family in an emotional speech at the Stormont Assembly where she formally resigned as Northern Ireland's first minister.
Boris Johnson has said he will do “whatever it takes” to protect the territorial integrity of the UK after his dispute with the EU about implementing the Northern Ireland protocol overshadowed a summit of world leaders in Cornwall. Video: Reuters
John Shevlin is a Dublin based milliner who makes exquisite hats for a living. Once a year in June he transforms into James Joyce for Bloomsday. Video: Bryan O’Brien
Sir David Attenborough: ‘The natural world today is greatly diminished. That is undeniable. Our climate is warming fast." Video: Reuters
"Lower Drumcondra" is a new poem commissioned for the Bloomsday Festival 2021, which started this weekend. Written by Éilís Ní Dhuibhne, it is recited here by Darina Gallagher, director of the Festival. Video: John Cassidy
Scientists are working to assess the risk of a volcanic eruption after lava from Mount Nyiragongo forced the evacuation of tens of thousands of people in the city of Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Video: NYT
Mr Johnson is due to announce on Monday whether the planned lifting of restrictions, which would see an end to limits on social contact, could go ahead on June 21st as set out under a planned “roadmap”. Video: Reuters
British prime minister Boris Johnson said he believed the Northern Ireland agreement could be interpreted in a way that did not interfere with the UK's internal market - but threatened to cancel it if it was not implemented differently. Video: Reuters
Fine Gael look to hold onto their seat in the upcoming Dublin Bay South byelection where the constituents hold housing as the primary issue. Video: Enda O'Dowd
After the cancelling of his Belfast concerts, Van Morrison was joined by Ian Paisley in ‘Robin Swann is dangerous’ chant. Video: Stephen Nolan
Before the G7 meeting began, Mr Biden and Mr Johnson stressed the role of the United States alongside Britain and Ireland in working with people in Northern Ireland to negotiate the Belfast Agreement. Video: Reuters
US president Joe Biden vowed to help the battle against the coronavirus with a donation of 500 million Pfizer shots - and the G7 nations are expected to announce their donation 1 billion vaccines to poorer nations at their summit today. Video: Reuters
The partial solar eclipse as seen over Ireland. The annular eclipse occurs when the sun and moon are exactly in line with the Earth. Video: Emma McArdle
The World Health Organisation has urged Europeans to travel responsibly during the summer and warned the region is "by no means out of danger" in the battle against Covid-19, despite a steady decline of infection rates in recent weeks. Video: Reuters
Irish Rail have released footage of incidents at Irish level crossings, with 60 incidents reported in 2020, as part of International Level Crossing Awareness Day. Video: Irish Rail