Ulster Bank confirms exit from Irish market

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Ulster Bank has announced a phased withdrawal from the Republic of Ireland over the coming years that will be managed in an...

ASTI rejoins talks on Leaving Cert after volatile week

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The Association of Secondary Teachers Ireland (ASTI) has rejoined talks with the Department of Education on this year’s Leaving Certificate after pulling...

Covid-19 virus expected to last long-term despite global vaccine rollout – ECDC

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The head of the EU's disease control agency has warned that Covid-19 could last indefinitely even as global infections slowed by nearly...

Investigation under way after man killed in Ballymun shooting

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A man has been killed in a shooting incident in north Dublin. The man, who was in his mid-40s,...

Ireland lose opening fixture of 2021 Six Nations, losing to Wales 21-16

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Ireland have lost their opening fixture of the Guinness Six Nations 2021. Wales overcame a damaged Ireland, who lost...

AstraZeneca vaccine is less effective against South African Covid-19 variant

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The Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine offers only limited protection against mild disease caused by the South African variant of coronavirus, according to research.

Over 370 people fined at Dublin Airport for breaching regulations in the past week

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Over 370 people have been fined on their way to or from Dublin Airport for foreign holidays or other non-essential trips abroad...

Tokyo Olympics chief apologises but refuses to resign over comments about women

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Tokyo Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori apologised but refused to resign today after making sexist remarks. Mori made a comment...

First dose of AstraZeneca vaccine provides protection for at least three months

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One dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine provides sustained protection against Covid-19 for at least three months and cuts transmission of the virus...

Pfizer/BioNTech claim their Covid-19 vaccine is effective against UK and South Africa variants

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Pfizer and BioNTech have said that their vaccine is effective against Covid-19 variants that have emerged in Britain and South Africa.