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 2020-04-05 16:08 

RTE

Why are politicians so reluctant to form a government?...

Recent weeks have seen an unprecedented response from the country's health workers to the Covid-19 crisis....

 2020-04-05 16:00 

Irish Independent

The great variegated sporting universe has become a bad weeknight on Eurosport...

You'd have to say that the Nicaraguan Premier League looks like a three-horse race at this stage. It's between Managua, Real Esteli and Diriangen, who probably have the best defence but may be undone by their lack of goalscoring ability compared t...

 2020-04-05 16:00 

Irish Independent

McCarthy collects 1m bonus as he makes his Irish departure...

Mick McCarthy will collect a parting bonus in the region of 1m after the FAI yesterday decided to honour the terms of the succession plan that sees Stephen Kenny take charge of the Republic of Ireland on August 1....

 2020-04-05 16:00 

Irish Independent

Hold on tightly to your dreams...

Like so many others, I had great plans in the making for 2020. And I got off to a great start when I took part in the Tom Brennan New Year's Day 5k road race in the Phoenix Park, an event organised by Liffey Valley AC in memory of a great club athlete...

 2020-04-05 16:00 

Irish Independent

Everything on the back burner...

Wednesday's announcement that Horse Racing Ireland (HRI) was formally drawing a curtain on the National Hunt racing season surprised no one in the wake of stricter restrictions being put in place as the battle with Covid-19 intensified....

 2020-04-05 16:00 

Irish Independent

Guineas would be rare casualty of crisis times...

Should the 2,000 Guineas, which is due to be run at Newmarket next month, go the way of the Grand National and be postponed, it would become just the second Classic not to be held since 1814. That remarkable statistic is due to the fact that racing, while...

 2020-04-05 15:54 

Irish Times

Coronavirus: HSE says testing to double to 4,500 per day this week...

Reid says ability of health service to sustain higher testing rate is dependent on supplies...

 2020-04-05 15:54 

Irish Times

► VIDEO: Dublin city centre on a Friday night, like you've never seen it before...

Dublin city centre on a Friday night, normally teeming with life as crowds of people spill out of shops and workplaces into pubs and restaurants has effectively become a ghost town. Video: Bryan O'Brien...

 2020-04-05 15:54 

Irish Times

LIVE Coronavirus: Claims Ireland among top testing tier 'not substantiated by evidence'...

Deaths in North climb to 63; Scotland's chief medical officer given formal warning after breaching own travel advice...

 2020-04-05 15:53 

Irish Times

Coronavirus: 20% of protective equipment delivery from China unsuitable, HSE says...

Paul Reid says number of tests to rise to 4,500 per day from this week...

 2020-04-05 15:38 

Irish Independent

Don't overtrain, avoid boxsets and bodyweight exercises - how GAA players can keep fit during the lockdown...

ONE of the country's leading fitness experts has warned GAA players of the dangers of over-training on their own during the shutdown caused by the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2020-04-05 15:01 

Irish Independent

Lamb named Zoom after being born during group video chat...

A lamb has been given the name Zoom after it was born while the farmer was on a video chat with friends....

 2020-04-05 15:00 

Irish Independent

TV chef Tom Kerridge helps raise 100k for free meals for NHS workers...

TV chef Tom Kerridge has helped raise 100,000 to fund free meals for frontline NHS workers and the vulnerable during the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2020-04-05 15:00 

Irish Independent

Can anyone honestly see 82,000 attending an All-Ireland final this year? GAA must be inventive to save season...

The world's great sporting events continue to fall like dominoes. The Olympics, Wimbledon, the Masters, big soccer and rugby fixtures......

 2020-04-05 14:49 

Irish Independent

Coronavirus: US warned to brace for 'saddest week'...

The US surgeon general has braced the country for the worsening fallout from coronavirus, warning "this is going to be the hardest and the saddest week of most Americans' lives"....

 2020-04-05 14:40 

Irish Independent

Future of International Rules series up in the air as 2020 games cancelled due to coronavirus crisis...

The international rules series scheduled for later this year has been shelved because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-05 14:05 

Irish Independent

Jason Watkins jokes he is a 'shoo-in' to play Chris Whitty in the future...

The Crown's Jason Watkins has joked that he is a "shoo-in" to play Chris Whitty in a future TV programme about the Covid-19 outbreak....

 2020-04-05 13:49 

Irish Independent

Robbie Keane in the dark on Ireland role but FAI chief Gary Owens insists 'he would also have a lot to offer'...

Robbie Keane is in the dark about his future with Ireland - but interim FAI CEO Gary Owens has today insisted that he could still have a role within the Association....

 2020-04-05 13:38 

RTE

Nurses speak of the stress of waiting for the surge...

Nurses working in ICU units across the country have spoken of the anxiety they face as they wait for the surge in Covid-19 cases to begin....

 2020-04-05 13:32 

Irish Independent

Manchester City announce they will not be furloughing employees...

Manchester City have announced they will not be furloughing employees at the British tax payer's expense....

 2020-04-05 13:14 

RTE

Andrews, Duff and Kelly named as Ireland coaches...

New Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny will guide the national team forward with the assistance of Keith Andrews, Damien Duff and Alan Kelly after the former internationals were appointed to his backroom team....

 2020-04-05 13:06 

Irish Times

Coronavirus: HSE says 20% of protective equipment delivery unsuitable, testing to double...

Paul Reid says number of tests to rise to 4,500 per day from this week...

 2020-04-05 13:06 

Irish Times

Coronavirus: nursing home outbreaks rise five-fold in a week...

Health Protection Surveillance Centre says there are 50 outbreaks in nursing homes...

 2020-04-05 13:06 

Irish Times

Coronavirus: gardaí urge public to keep social distancing...

Call for compliance comes ahead of expected Covid-19 surge...

 2020-04-05 12:58 

Irish Independent

Stephen Kenny's ascension to senior throne could be good news for Ireland starlets...

Ireland's young stars were unlikely to get a chance to shine in the Euro 2020 play-off against Slovakia but all that could now change after Stephen Kenny took over the senior role on Saturday....

 2020-04-05 12:41 

RTE

Chinese human rights lawyer released after five years...

A leading Chinese human rights lawyer has been released from prison after almost five years behind bars, his wife has said....

 2020-04-05 12:12 

Irish Independent

Manchester City will not seek Government furlough offer...

Manchester City have announced they will not be furloughing employees at the tax payer's expense....

 2020-04-05 12:09 

RTE

Mayo student running marathon to raise funds for PPE...

A Mayo student has started to run a marathon in his garden to raise funds to purchase personal protective equipment for frontline healthcare workers....

 2020-04-05 12:07 

RTE

What will the world look like after Covid-19?...

One day, the battle against the novel coronavirus will be won, but it could reshape society and politics. There are many areas it could impact....

 2020-04-05 12:00 

Irish Independent

Covid-19 shutdown of golf tournaments and clubs grants us a break from exercise in masochism...

Bright patches are difficult to find in the blackness of these awful times, but they're there, trust me. Take golf, where there's surely cause to celebrate the torment its practitioners are being spared, not least through the postponement of next ...

 2020-04-05 11:58 

Irish Independent

Shedding the expensive McCarthy burden is another step towards creating a new normality and erasing old oddities...

After the speculative Garryowen, the decisive Gary Owens....

 2020-04-05 11:56 

Irish Independent

Simon Rimmer shares Spam burger recipe on Sunday Brunch as he co-hosts from home...

Simon Rimmer showed Sunday Brunch viewers how to make a burger using Spam as he co-hosted the programme from home for the second week in a row....

 2020-04-05 11:45 

RTE

Supervalu beef mislabeled as imported from Azerbaijan...

Supervalu has said "a labelling mistake" meant that some beef products in its stores were wrongly labelled as having been a product of Azerbaijan....

 2020-04-05 11:20 

RTE

Pope celebrates Palm Sunday mass behind closed doors...

Pope Francis has begun the first of several Holy Week ceremonies that will be held behind closed doors this year because of the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-05 11:19 

Irish Independent

Damien Duff to return to Irish football as part of new manager Stephen Kenny's backroom staff...

Damien Duff is returning to Irish football as a member of new Ireland manager Stephen Kenny's backroom staff....

 2020-04-05 11:19 

Irish Independent

Damien Duff returns to Irish football as part of new manager Stephen Kenny's backroom staff...

Damien Duff will return to Irish football as a member of new Ireland manager Stephen Kenny's backroom staff, the FAI have confirmed....

 2020-04-05 11:14 

Irish Times

Coronavirus: HSE says 20% of PPE delivery not suitable, testing capacity to double...

Paul Reid says number of tests to rise to 4,500 per day from this week...

 2020-04-05 11:14 

Irish Times

LIVE Coronavirus: 4,500 tests to be carried out daily from this week...

About 4 million spent on PPE that was not of quality sought by HSE...

 2020-04-05 11:12 

Irish Independent

German restaurant takes novel approach to keep cider flowing...

A German restaurant facing closure due to social distancing guidance has developed a novel way to keep the drinks flowing....

 2020-04-05 10:57 

Irish Independent

Number of daily coronavirus tests to reach 4,500 this week - but HSE warns testing capacity depends on reagent supply...

HSE CEO Paul Reid said today that the number of daily tests completed will double as 50 test centres and a...

 2020-04-05 10:54 

RTE

Increase in the number of clusters in nursing home...

The number of clusters of Covid-19 in nursing homes around the country has risen by 10 in just one day....

 2020-04-05 10:20 

RTE

Three arrested as 140,000 worth of drugs seized...

Two men and a woman were arrested following the seizure of 140,000 worth of drugs were seized in Dublin yesterday....

 2020-04-05 10:17 

Irish Times

Going to Mass ‘can make people faint’...

Changes to sitting, kneeling and standing positions could cause collapse due to fall in blood pressure, study finds...

 2020-04-05 09:58 

RTE

Public sunbathing banned in UK lockdown...

One London park has been forced to close after thousands of people ignored "stay-at-home4; guidance and enjoyed the sunshine or met friends....

 2020-04-05 09:26 

Irish Independent

Orlando Bloom thanks NHS for 'saving his life' when he broke his back...

Orlando Bloom has said that the NHS saved his life after he broke his back as he paid tribute to the health service during the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2020-04-05 09:22 

Irish Times

LIVE Coronavirus: US prepares for 'very horrendous' rise in deaths...

President Donald Trump repeats support for drug that is still being tested to treat Covid-19...

 2020-04-05 09:14 

Irish Independent

'There's going to be a lot of death' - Trump tells Americans to brace for big spike in coronavirus fatalities...

President Donald Trump told Americans to brace for a big spike in coronavirus fatalities in the coming days, as the country faces what he called the toughest two weeks of the pandemic....

 2020-04-05 09:03 

RTE

People urged to continue Covid-19 compliance...

People have been urged to continue to comply with guidelines designed to stop the spread of coronavirus....

 2020-04-05 09:00 

Irish Independent

'We will never forget the 11th of July 2010' - Peter Sheridan, Brian White and Joe Sheridan reflect on a day that shook the GAA...

Dear sir - I am writing to convey my absolute abhorrence at the decision by the Meath board and players not to arrange for a replay against Louth in the Leinster final. I, like many others find their decision beyond belief. As a sportsman myself, I ask ho...

 2020-04-05 08:57 

RTE

Greece quarantines second camp due to Covid-19 case...

Greece has quarantined a second migrant facility on its mainland after a 53-year-old man tested positive for Covid-19, the migration ministry said....

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