Passengers wear face masks on a Dublin Bus. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/ The Irish Times

The Cabinet accepted recommendations on Friday, September 18th, from the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) on restrictions for Dublin(...)

Liz Canavan, assistant secretary general at the Department of the Taoiseach: ‘If you are asked to get a test, please do so’

The Government has urged people who are identified as close contacts to positive coronavirus cases to get tested for the condition, following reports (...)

Ireland’s permanent representative to the UN, Geraldine Byrne Nason, cast Ireland’s vote at the election to the UN Security Council on Wednesday. Photograph: Twitter

In the foreign policies of many small states, the trend in recent years has been towards a narrowing of focus – from the global to the regional, from (...)

A woman wearing a protective face mask shelters from the rain on Dublin’s O’Connell street. Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The wearing of face-covering in indoor settings is to remain optional, public health officials have decided. The National Public Health Emergency Tea(...)

Dr Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

The possibility of schools reopening earlier than planned was dismissed by the State’s chief medical officer as he played down the Taoiseach’s enthusi(...)

The new protocols on sites have the potential to slow down progress and, therefore, reduce productivity. Photograph: iStock

We are mid-renovation on a house we bought in February. The first electrical fix was to start on March 30th but due to the new restrictions on what is(...)

A Covid-19 sign points to one of the exits from St Stephens Green in Dublin following its reopening on Friday. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Dublin’s St Stephen’s Green, closed to the public one month ago due to the Coronavirus pandemic, has been reopened by Office of Public Works (OPW). W(...)

Liz Canavan of the Department of the Taoiseach  told the media on Friday that discussions are ongoing with judges, barristers and solicitors to allow full court hearings to take place using remote technology. File photograph: Collins

People affected by domestic violence will be exempt from the two kilometre-from-home travel restriction that is in place during the Covid-19 crisis. (...)

Trinity College Dublin is planning a new campus at Grand Canal Quay. Photograph: TCD

The Government has backed plans to part-fund a new €1 billion technology campus for Trinity College Dublin in the so-called Silicon Docks area of Dubl(...)

The Midlands is facing into ’a cliff edge situation’ due to Ireland getting out of peat production and the use of the fuel in power generation, Minister for Climate Action Richard Bruton has acknowledged. File photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times.

The Midlands is facing into “a cliff edge situation” due to Ireland getting out of peat production and the use of the fuel in power generation, Minist(...)

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