Dublin Airport: Digital certificates will allow EU citizens who are vaccinated, immune or have proof of negative tests to travel freely within the EU. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

European airline bookings slipped back in the week ending June 20th following a period of strong growth, new figures show. The news comes as the EU p(...)

Celta’s Scottish midfielder Jordan Holsgrove comes under pressure from  Villarreal  Manuel Trigueros     at the Balaidos Stadium in Vigo on January 8th, 2021.  Photograph: Miguel Riopa/AFP via Getty Images

At the end of his first full professional game, Jordan Holsgrove got a message from his older brother trying to take credit for what he had just done (...)

Acting chief medical officer Dr Ronan Glynn said: ‘This virus relies on human contact. The virus has not changed and neither have the basic measures that keep us all protected. It is these basic measures that are most important to keep Covid-19 under control.’  File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A further 95 Covid-19 cases have been reported in the State, and no further deaths, the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) has said. There(...)

A visitor at the German Historical Museum  stands in front of a painting by  Anton von Werner. Photograph: John MacDougall/AFP via Getty Images

More than 20.98 million people have now been reported to have been infected by the novel coronavirus globally, and at least 759,053 have died from the(...)

Spain said the Balearic Islands, which include Ibiza, and the Canary Islands should feature on Ireland’s green list. Photograph: Getty Images

The Government is unlikely to immediately review countries on its so-called green list or to consider regional travel corridors, in spite of some stat(...)

Travelers stand in a queue in front of the baggage drop-off desks at Terminal 4 of Adolfo Suarez-Madrid Barajas international airport, in Madrid, on Sunday. A surprise 14-day quarantine for all UK residents arriving from Spain was imposed at midnight. Photograph: EPA

Northern Editor Hundreds of Northern Irish holidaymakers flying to and from Spain and its islands on Sunday learned that they must quarantine for 14 (...)

Passengers on a flight from Madrid arrive at Heathrow Airport on Sunday. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Travellers coming into Northern Ireland from Spain and its islands must undergo a mandatory 14-day quarantine after the United Kingdom removed Spain f(...)

How to manage travel to and from Britain remains problematic but the Government is understood to have decided against allowing free moment. Photograph: Kate Geraghty

The likelihood of travel to and from Ireland resuming within days has receded further with Government sources confirming there is “not a chance” restr(...)

Chinese epidemic control workers  hold up signs as a non-national woman and her child arrive to a residential compound as part of quarantine measures, in Beijing. Photograph: Kevin Frayer/Getty Images

More than 7.96 million people have now been reported to have been infected by the new coronavirus globally, and 433,292 have died, according to the la(...)

Vehicles queue at the border crossing in Krusaa, Denmark, after the country reopened its borders to Germany on Monday. Photograph:  Claus Fisker/Ritzau Scanpix via AP

With huge traffic jams and a run on cheap cigarettes, border-free Europe was back in business on Monday, just in time for the summer holidays. Three (...)

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