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The recent surge of Covid cases as a result of the highly-transmissible Omicron variant is having a huge knock-on effect across the economy. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw for The Irish Times

A quarter of retail stores have been forced to close for a period of time in recent weeks as a result of Covid-related staff shortages, a survey by Re(...)

Queues at Citywest in Dublin  for PCR testing for Covid-19. Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan said on Friday  while most children aged 5 to 11  will experience a very mild form of Covid-19, a small few may become severely ill. Photograph: Laura Hutton

All children aged 5 to 11 years will be offered a primary dose of Covid-19 vaccine from today. In a joint statement on Friday, Minister for Health St(...)

The Psychiatric Nurses Association says  the latest Covid surge has resulted in the closure or curtailment of some services. Photograph: iStock

Up to 600 mental health nurses are absent from duty due to the impact of Covid-19, which is creating “unprecedented pressures” on remaining staff to (...)

Business groups say isolation rules for close contacts should be changed. File photograph: Andre Malerba/Bloomberg

Businesses are seeking a change in the rules dealing with people who are close contacts of Covid-19 cases as an expected surge in case numbers in comi(...)

More than 6,000 healthcare staff are on coronavirus-related leave as hospitals brace themselves for a sharp rise in patients infected with the disease this week.  Photograph: Getty Images

The Covid-19 stakeholders’ forum must be convened “immediately” before any derogation on the requirement of close contacts to isolate for 10 days is g(...)

 ESB crew removing and replacing a damaged single phase transformer near Fassaroe, Co Wicklow.  Photograph: Alan Betson

Winds eased across Ireland on Wednesday as Storm Barra moved into the North Sea although 13,000 households and businesses remained without power on We(...)

People out during Storm Barra on the East Pier in Dún Laoghaire, Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Schools, creches and third-level institutions in counties currently or scheduled to be under red and orange weather warnings due to Storm Barra have b(...)

Fine Gael TD Alan Farrell has repeated a call for a dedicated unit within the Garda to tackle rising incidents of anti-social behaviour and vandalism on buses, trains, Darts and Luas. File photograph

Vandals have caused more than €500,000 worth of damage to over 200 Dart carriages since the start of the year, prompting Irish Rail and the Garda to s(...)

The Department of Transport said the number of people using public transport will likely reduce in the coming days as more people work from home. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Public transport will remain at 100 per cent capacity, despite the government’s new advice to work from home unless absolutely necessary. This is goo(...)

The two youths have not yet indicated how they will plead.

Two Dublin youths charged with a violent incident at Howth junction Dart station earlier this year have been granted bail with strict conditions. CC(...)

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