David King

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Adam and David King  at the family home in  Cork. Photograph:  Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Adam King and his 'virtual hug' became a symbol of hope for many after his apperance on The Late Late Toy Show and is now the inspir(...)

The summit heard it is time to implement ‘a strategy we call reduce, remove, repair’. File photograph: Getty

The level of greenhouse gases in the Earth’s atmosphere means “we are already on an unsustainable pathway for our human civilisation”, according to Da(...)

This unique bronze by Stephanie Hess, called Air Hug II, will be a subtle reminder of the year without hugs for our loved ones. €1,400 at the Solomon Fine Art gallery.

With lockdown curtailing normal shopping activity, members of the Irish Antiques Dealers’ Association have curated a selection of unusual pieces that (...)

 Adam King (6) from Cork  on The Late Late Toy Show on Friday. Photograph: Andres Poveda

A little boy who dreams of space travel has turned into a star and attracted the attention of the global space community after a stellar appearance on(...)

Locals in West Bromwich on Thursday. New modelling by University College London’s Karl Friston suggests that Britain has only two or three weeks to improve contact tracing before the virus spreads out of control. Photograph: Darren Staples/Bloomberg

Boris Johnson has warned that a second wave of coronavirus infections in the UK is inevitable, amid reports that his government is considering a two-w(...)

British prime minister Boris Johnson talks to paramedics during a visit to London Ambulance Service. Photograph:  Pippa Fowles

Wearing a face covering in shops and supermarkets is to be made mandatory in England in a fresh move to stop the spread of the coronavirus, the UK gov(...)

Dido Harding, who is in charge of contact tracing, said the service was not perfect but was fit for purpose. Photograph: Getty

One in three of those infected with coronavirus referred to contact tracers in England have failed to share details of people with whom they have had (...)

Dr Cillian De Gascun, chair of the Coronavirus Expert Advisory Group: ‘We know we need to get better, but it’s a huge improvement on where we were.’ Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

Ireland’s testing and tracing system for Covid-19 has been slowed by a range of technical issues, including data entry errors, a lack of automation an(...)

Chancellor Rishi Sunak making a statement in the Commons. He said that from August onwards  furloughed workers would be allowed to work part-time. Photograph: PA Wire

A panel of scientific experts has warned that allowing visitors from Ireland to enter Britain without undergoing quarantine could put British efforts (...)

Dominic Cummings, special adviser to Britain’s prime minister Boris Johnson. A leaked list  shows Mr Cummings was among 23 attendees present at a meeting of the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage) on the day Mr Johnson announced a nationwide lockdown. File photograph: Hannah McKay/Reuters

The Labour Party has urged the UK government to stop the prime minister’s chief political adviser, Dominic Cummings, from attending meetings of the se(...)

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