1640 results

Romania and Bulgaria have the lowest EU vaccination rates, with 31.5%  and 18.8%  of their respective populations having received at least one dose – well below the EU average of 69.7%  and Ireland on 85.1%. Photograph: Getty Images

Romania’s government has confirmed that it plans to start delivering coronavirus vaccines to Ireland in the coming weeks, rejecting fears that the dea(...)

Photograph: Stock photo/Getty Images

The invitation arrived with no time to spare. “Hi friends and family, We are trying to set a speed record for wedding planning.” Just two days later, (...)

Forecasts that electricity demand will continue growing have increased the focus on the pressures faced by the Republic’s supply network.

Two electricity plants whose shutdown added to a squeeze on energy supplies last winter could restart generating later this year. Surging electricity(...)

Danish cartoonist Kurt Westergaard at his home near Aarhus, Denmark on June 6th, 2010.  File photograph: Peter Hove Olsen/Polfoto via AP

Danish artist Kurt Westergaard, known for drawing a caricature of the prophet Muhammad that sparked outrage around the Muslim world, has died at the a(...)

Passengers’ documents are checked at the port of Piraeus, near Athens on Friday. Photograph: Epa/Pantelis Saitas

European governments, wary of dramatic spikes in Covid-19 cases as the Delta variant surges among unvaccinated people, have tightened travel rules and(...)

Crispin Wall: ‘I can say that life without a bladder can be lived to the full – but try not to get that far.’

Everyone knows someone who has been affected by cancer, either directly or indirectly. And while some forms of the disease are quite common, others ar(...)

‘Green Party leader Eamon Ryan had to execute an inelegant swerve after telling RTÉ that vaccine passes were a bad idea for reasons of social cohesion.’ Photograph: Getty Images

At this stage of the pandemic we know certain things about the Irish approach to the challenge: it’s at the more conservative end of the spectrum; it (...)

England’s Harry Kane after claiming the Uefa Star of the match trophy in the Euro 2020 semi final match at Wembley Stadium, London, on Wednesday. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

The funeral has taken place in Co Galway of England captain Harry Kane’s great-uncle Paudge Kane. Mr Kane (88) died in University College Hospital G(...)

  Raheem Sterling  falls to  the ground, resulting in the awarding of a penalty during the Euro 2020 semi-final  between England and Denmark at Wembley Stadium, Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/AFP via Getty Images

The board of Basketball Ireland is meeting to discuss a controversial social media post by its chief executive Bernard O’Byrne. Mr O’Byrne, a former(...)

Micheál Martin said England’s clash against Denmark was an ‘excellent game’. File photograph: Laura Hutton/The Irish Times.

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has wished England the “the very best of success” and said he’ll be supporting them in Sunday night’s European Championships (...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »