Emma Hodcroft

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Employees from the Danish Veterinary and Food Administration and the Danish Emergency Management Agency wearing protective equipment work to cull minks in Gjol, Denmark, over the weekend. Photograph: Getty

The decision by the Danish government to kill millions of mink because of coronavirus concerns, effectively wiping out a major national industry, has (...)

Passengers at Barajas airport in Madrid on July 1st. Photograph: Oscar Gonzalez/NurPhoto via Getty Images

A coronavirus variant that originated in Spanish farm workers has spread rapidly through much of Europe since the summer, and now accounts for the maj(...)

In the period from August 1st to August 26th, there were 2,300 confirmed cases of the disease in the State, but just 13 deaths. Photograph: The Irish Times

The recent rise in the number of coronavirus cases in Ireland has alarmed a public weary after almost six months of restrictions. But there has also b(...)