Ken Egan

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People wearing facemasks in Dublin’s city centre due to Covid-19. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Doctors and pharmacists have raised concerns about a lack of cocooning among some over-70s who do not not understand or are not adhering to the stay a(...)

Claire Byrne. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw for The Irish Times

Absurdity mixed with slow-rising dread has become part of the fabric of daily life, and there is lots of both as Claire Byrne presents from her shed f(...)

A motion supporting a properly resourced contract supporting the present system of private GP contractors was passed unanimously at the IMO conference. File image: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg

GPs have signalled their opposition to any move by the Health Service Executive to create salaried family doctor posts. An extreme shortage of GPs wi(...)

Irish Medical Organisation (IMO) past president Asam Ishtiaq told the conference that doctors are being denied their constitutional presumption of innocence at disciplinary hearings. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times/File photo

Doctors brought before disciplinary hearings of the Medical Council are being denied the Constitutional presumption of innocence, the annual conferenc(...)

Darren O’Neill: “That lad I’m fighting Friday night is very, very big for a heavyweight. He’s very muscular. I’ve a big task ahead of me.” Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

London 2012 Olympic captain Darren O’Neill hopes his gamble to move from middleweight to heavyweight will pay off tonight. The two-stone shift has n(...)

Olympic gold Mndallist Katie Taylor, with Marino College Dublin pupils Jessica Kirwan and Abuduhl Alsfadi at the launch of the Sky Sports Living for Sport initiative. Photograph: David Maher/Sportsfile

Olympic gold medallist and world champion Katie Taylor is planning to fight professionally this year for the first time in her career and is al(...)

Ireland’s Paddy Barnes (Red) in action against France’s Dylan Beccu in Cork. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

John Joe Nevin, Paddy Barnes and Michael Conlan fired Ireland into a 4-0 lead in the ten-bout Elite international against France in Cork on Friday (...)