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 A nurse prepares a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against Covid-19. Photograph: EPA/Zoltan Balogh

A south Dublin nursing home – Simpson’s Hospital in Dundrum – has recorded 15 deaths from Covid-19 in an outbreak of the disease that struck the care (...)

The figure includes   an unspecified number undergoing a one-year pre-seminary programme for those considering whether they have a vocation. File photograph: Getty Images

A total of 13 men have begun training for the Catholic priesthood in Ireland this year including an unspecified number undergoing a one-year pre-semin(...)

A file image from Google Maps showing an aerial view of the Woodland Park halting site in Co Louth.

A suspected arson attack on a halting site in Dundalk Co Louth is being investigated by gardaí. Three permanent bays at the Woodland Park site were(...)

Students need to ask themselves honestly where they went wrong during the previous year. Photograph: Getty

Thousands of students who will receive their results on August 17th will have mixed feelings as they face into what is likely to be one of the toughes(...)