People trying to visit holiday homes and other beauty spots near the Irish border are risking lives, a local community worker has said.
Ireland’s premier is making a return to the health service to help in the battle against coronavirus.
Concerns about the quality of some protective equipment imported into Ireland from China amid the coronavirus pandemic have emerged across the country.
Almost 90% of those dying with coronavirus are aged 65 and above, official data in Ireland shows.
A new clampdown on movement in Ireland has been announced amid fears critical care hospitals will soon be overwhelmed by coronavirus.
Health authorities on both sides of the Irish border are involved in the purchase of personal protective equipment (PPE) from China, a Stormont minister has said.
Ireland’s intensive care units will be at capacity “in a number of days”, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said.
Irish premier Leo Varadkar has introduced a number of sweeping measures to tackle the coronavirus, including restricting all public gatherings to four people.
An eight-year-old boy has died in hospital after he was attacked by a number of dogs at a house in Dublin on Sunday.
Additional measures to protect life from the Covid-19 disease may be needed in the weeks ahead, Ireland’s Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said.
Emergency Covid-19 legislation has cleared Ireland’s lower house of parliament without a vote.
A quad bike rider dressed as Big Bird was spotted performing stunts on a road despite the cancellation of a St Patrick’s Day parade.
Three years ago England pitched up in Dublin hunting a Six Nations Grand Slam and a Test world record, only to leave with neither.
The leader of Sinn Fein has described the British Government’s approach to tackling Covid-19 as “dangerous and reckless”.
England enter coronavirus-enforced limbo in a strong position to lift the Six Nations title, but history shows that peril awaits when the Championship is subject to a lengthy interruption.
The 2020 Guinness Six Nations saw four matches postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak and is unresolved in terms of its title destination.
Pubs and clubs in Irish tourist hotspot Temple Bar are to close with immediate effect amid Covid-19 fears.
Irish people have been urged not to stockpile groceries, as Government preparations for a hard Brexit mean supply chains will not be disrupted, the business minister has said.
The UK’s chief scientific adviser said it is hoped the Government’s approach to tackling coronavirus will create a “herd immunity” to the disease.
Covid-19 “is the worst public health crisis for a generation”, the Prime Minister has said as the Government’s top scientist warned that up to 10,000 people in the UK are already infected.
Coronavirus “is the worst public health crisis for a generation”, the Prime Minister has said as he set out measures that could “cause severe disruption” for many months.
Radical measures announced by the Irish Government to curtail the spread of coronavirus were prompted by advice in a letter from health experts.
The UK has moved onto the next stage of its response to the coronavirus outbreak as experts and politicians accepted it could no longer be contained.
The Irish Government has warned shoppers against panic buying and stockpiling food and medical supplies over coronavirus fears.
Ireland’s premier has defended ordering “drastic” measures against coronavirus.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar made a live statement to the nation to announce school, college and childcare facility closures in a bid to tackle the spread of Covid-19.
Ireland is on lockdown for a fortnight in response to Covid-19.
Boris Johnson is expected to move to the delay phase of tackling the UK spread of coronavirus as two more deaths were announced in British hospitals.
Negotiating teams from Fine Gael and Fianna Fail are to start “in-depth, detailed talks” as the Republic of Ireland’s leaders face pressure to accelerate government formation discussions.
St Patrick’s Day parades in Ireland have been cancelled due to Covid-19.