Ireland has recorded its highest daily death toll in the coronavirus outbreak, with 14 people having lost their lives in 24 hours.
Emergency Covid-19 legislation has cleared Ireland’s lower house of parliament without a vote.
The Irish Government has recommended all citizens should avoid non-essential overseas travel until March 29 in a bid to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
Irish premier Leo Varadkar has said Covid-19 is an illness “that knows no borders” as administrations on either side of the border follow different strategies.
Leo Varadkar has discussed the issue of the undocumented Irish in America during his meeting with the US president.
US president Donald Trump and Irish premier Leo Varadkar did not shake hands but instead greeted each other with a namaste gesture, as countries tighten restrictions on social contact amid the coronavirus outbreak.
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.
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.
A healthcare worker is among five new cases of coronavirus in Ireland.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have discussed Brexit and its implications as well as the importance of the Good Friday Agreement during their visit to Ireland.
The Irish Government is not currently advising the cancellation of St Patrick’s Day celebrations due to coronavirus, the Taoiseach has said.
A secondary school in Ireland has been closed after its pupils and teachers were confirmed as having been in contact with the state’s first coronavirus patient.
A senior Irish health official has urged the public not to panic about coronavirus, insisting the risk level remained low in the country.
Ireland and Brussels have urged the UK Government to honour all the terms of the Withdrawal Agreement.
The 33rd Dail has sat for the first time some 11 days after the outcome of the general election produced a different political landscape.
The 33rd Dail is sitting for the first time on Thursday, some 11 days after the new political landscape became clear.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said tweets posted by a Sinn Fein TD before she was elected should “trouble us all”.
Sajid Javid quit as chancellor after Boris Johnson set conditions “any self-respecting minister” would reject, he said, as several senior heads rolled in a dramatic Cabinet reshuffle.
The leader of Ireland’s Labour Party is to quit after a disappointing performance in the General Election.
Leo Varadkar has said he will likely be the next leader of the opposition in the Irish parliament.
A minority Sinn Fein-led Irish government may not last long but it could still achieve progress on key domestic issues, one potential junior coalition partner has said.
Sinn Fein is working to establish the viability of a left-wing coalition government in Ireland.
Fianna Fail has been confirmed as the largest party in Ireland’s next parliament by the narrowest margin over a surging Sinn Fein.
Mary Lou McDonald has predicted she could be poised to become Ireland’s next leader.
Sinn Fein has topped the polls in Ireland’s General Election.
Leo Varadkar has ruled out forming a Government with Sinn Fein and said it could be months before an administration is formed.
Sinn Fein’s president has vowed to work with like-minded parties to form Ireland’s next government after a sensational General Election performance.
The Sinn Fein poll topper in the Taoiseach’s constituency said the people had given him the chance to make a change.
Sinn Fein is on course to make Ireland a country of three big parties, marking a dramatic change in the state’s political landscape.