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The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control warned against all but essential travel to much of Spain, including the holiday island of Ibiza. Photograph:  Zowy Voeten/Getty

Germany has tightened restrictions on returning travellers due to concerns that holidaymakers could fuel a fresh increase in Covid-19 cases, after Eur(...)

Prof Philip Nolan posted tweets setting out the projections his team made and the reasons behind them. Photograph: Colin Keegan

A death toll of between 545 and 1,230 due to increased socialising and the impact of the highly transmissible Delta variant is considered more likely (...)

Leo Varadkar on Wednesday suggested adapting the EU’s Digital Covid Certificate for use with domestic services. Photograph: iStock

There has been huge controversy over the Government’s decision to halt the reopening of indoor services in restaurants and pubs and to require vaccine(...)

The Licensed Vintners Association says it will reject any move to screen vaccinated customers from the non-vaccinated, describing the suggestion as “ridiculous and unworkable”.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The Health Service Executive raised concerns with the Cabinet about the “practicality” of plans put forward by the National Public Health Emergency Te(...)

Minister for the EnvironmentEamon Ryan, Taoiseach Micheal Martin and Tanaiste Leo Varadkar at a press conference at Government Buildings, Dublin. Photograph: Julien Behal Photography/PA Wire

Taoiseach Micheál Martin and Tánaiste Leo Varadkar have sought to defend a u-turn on vaccine passes to access indoor services in pubs and restaurants (...)

Niac has said that AstraZeneca and Janssen vaccines can be used for the under-40s. File photograph: Luong Thai Linh/EPA

The advisory body on the State’s Covid-19 vaccine rollout has said that AstraZeneca and Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) vaccines can be used for the u(...)