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A man cycles past a sign near Broadway Market in London. Photograph: Kirsty O’Connor/PA Wire

Twelve more people have died of coronavirus in the State, as the number of confirmed cases increased by 236 on Sunday. This brings the total number o(...)

Thomas Meade: He retired in 1988 as registrar general or ard chláraitheoir cúnta

This article is one of a series about people who have died with coronavirus in Ireland and among the diaspora. Read more at

A woman jogs down a deserted Grafton Street in Dublin on Sunday. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/EPA

The number of outbreaks of Covid-19 in private houses has almost doubled in the space of a week and some hospitals have no intensive care beds availab(...)

HSE chief executive Paul Reid speaking at a media briefing in Dublin City University on Sunday.

Health officials have warned they expected to see “considerably more’ outbreaks in disability and mental health residential units, as well as another (...)

Niamh and her mum.

The whole world is gone mad clapping one another. Be it whole cities standing in sincere appreciation of all front-line workers, front-line medical wo(...)

World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont  is being challenged by present vice-chairman  Agustín Pichot. Photograph: Toshifumi Kitamura/AFP via Getty Images

On Sunday, World Rugby will elect its chairman for the next four years. In the past, this event has held about as much interest for rugby people (...)

Midland Regional Hospital emergency department nurse Maria Cintra  at her home in Mullingar. Photograph: Tom O’Hanlon

When Mullingar-based Maria Cintra first heard about the coronavirus preparations being made at Midland Regional Hospital in the Westmeath town she imm(...)

RCSI students volunteering in Beaumont ICU during Covid-19 pandemic. From left: Patrick Kennelly, Sarah Kelly, Adam Lynch, Aliya Hiridjee, Brian Fox and Evelyn Flynn. Photograph: Sarah Kelly

More than two dozen medical students have been drafted in to work alongside frontline healthcare workers in Beaumont and Connolly hospitals as the num(...)

A report to be published on Tuesday has found L’Arche founder Jean Vanier was implicated in the sexual abuse of women.

Jean Vanier, who founded the L’Arche communities for adults with intellectual disabilities, died at the age of 90 last May. The following month, L’A(...)

INMO: Up to November 29th, 108,364 people had queued for a hospital bed at some stage

A record number of people have spent time on trolleys in hospital emergency departments or on wards this year waiting for admission to a bed, nurses h(...)

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