Ireland Headlines

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 16:13:32 +0000
Covid-19: 274 new cases, no further deaths
The Department of Health has reported 274 additional cases of Covid-19 and no further deaths.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 11:06:05 +0000
Covid-19: 'We can reduce numbers again,' says Taoiseach
Taoiseach Micheál Martin has said it is important to remind people that the lockdown in Kildare, Laois and Offaly did work.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 07:18:53 +0000
Level 3 Covid restrictions come into force in Dublin
It's day one of Level 3 Covid-19 restrictions in Dublin.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 14:15:39 +0000
How is Covid-19 affecting your community?
Detailed information on how Covid-19 is affecting communities across Ireland is now available on the Government's Covid-19 Data Hub.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 14:42:22 +0000
Cyclist killed in road crash in Co Dublin
A cyclist has died after a collision with a car on the R108 in St Margaret's in north Co Dublin.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 16:30:35 +0000
Three in court in Dublin on money laundering charges
Three men have appeared in court in Dublin on money laundering charges.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 10:38:29 +0000
All the new restrictions in Dublin explained
The city and county of Dublin has been moved to Level 3 of the Government's Living with Covid plan, Taoiseach Micheál Martin confirmed last evening.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 10:11:56 +0000
President Michael D Higgins' dog Síoda dies
Síoda, one of President Michael D Higgins' dogs, has died after a short illness.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 11:54:04 +0000
Police officer travelling with Raab left gun on plane
A police protection officer who was travelling with the UK's Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has been suspended from duties after leaving his gun on a plane.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 17:41:55 +0000
Slight rise in support for Sinn Féin and Fine Gael
A new Sunday Times Behaviour and Attitudes poll suggests that support for Sinn Féin and Fine Gael has marginally increased, while Fianna Fáil has lost some ground.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 07:00:00 +0000
Brexit: The dilemma of the 'loaded gun'
The standoff over Boris Johnson's Internal Market Bill continues, only now it has been internationalised.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 17:42:01 +0000
Woman filming Snapchat video falls out of car in UK
A woman fell out of a moving car on the M25 motorway while leaning out of the window to film a video for Snapchat, UK police have said.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 01:14:31 +0000
US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Ginsburg dies aged 87
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a stalwart liberal on the US Supreme Court since 1993, has died at the age of 87, the court said.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 07:40:44 +0000
Economic impact of Level 3 will be very serious
There is no doubt that the economic impact of the tough new Level 3 social and economic restrictions for Dublin will be very serious, not just for the capital but for the entire national economy.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 07:28:38 +0000
Aer Lingus to restore some pay cuts imposed over Covid
Aer Lingus is to restore some of the pay cuts imposed on staff due to the Covid-19 pandemic - but the cuts will be restored more slowly for staff based in Shannon.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 09:04:10 +0000
Ireland go down in Germany but Euro hopes still alive
The Republic of Ireland were beaten 3-0 by Germany in their UEFA 2022 Women's European Championship qualifier but they head to Ukraine for next month's vital tie with positives and hope.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 07:00:00 +0000
We are at a crossroads with the coronavirus
The best-informed decisions over the coronavirus have to be made for the health service, society and the economy, but the reasoning must be clear for the public to have faith, writes Health Correspondent Fergal Bowers.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 12:56:00 +0000
Interactive map: Covid-19 cases in your area
Interactive map: Covid-19 cases in your area

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 12:16:41 +0000
Warning to observe Listowel racing festival guidelines
People planning to travel to Listowel for the annual seven-day Harvest Racing Festival in Co Kerry are being warned by gardaí to follow Covid-19 guidelines.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 09:44:10 +0000
Tourist who broke rules linked to surge in Bolton
A holidaymaker who did not self-isolate after returning to Bolton in northerwest England was partly responsible for the area's "extreme spike" in coronavirus cases, the council leader has said.