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 2020-04-02 17:07 

RTE

402 more confirmed Covid-19 cases and 13 further deaths...

There have been 402 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed here, the Department of Health has said, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 3,849....

 2020-04-02 17:02 

RTE

Podcast: Ep 4 - The American Evolution...

RT Washington Correspondent Brian O'Donovan tells Colm Mongin about the evolution of the Whitehouse pandemic response from 'hoax' to war....

 2020-04-02 17:01 

RTE

Cross-border co-operation keeps miracle baby alive...

Nine-month-old Riley Patterson from Aughnacloy Co Tyrone is recovering well after life-saving heart surgery at Children's Health Ireland in Crumlin this week....

 2020-04-02 16:54 

Irish Independent

'I felt sick and insanely tired' - Former Armagh All-Ireland winner Marian McGuinness on Covid-19 battle...

In an ideal world, former Armagh All-Ireland winner Marian McGuinness would have been jetting off on the 2020 TG4 All Star tour on Wednesday morning....

 2020-04-02 16:52 

RTE

Ports say imports of essential items have increased...

The operators of Dublin and Cork ports have said imports of food and other essential items have increased since the Covid-19 outbreak here over a month ago....

 2020-04-02 16:49 

Irish Times

DUP politician apologises for linking coronavirus to North’s abortion law...

Councillor John Carson claimed pandemic God's judgment on 'immoral' British government...

 2020-04-02 16:48 

Irish Times

LIVE Coronavirus: Republic death toll reaches 98...

Northern Ireland reports 6 more fatalities with total cases reaching 774...

 2020-04-02 16:30 

Irish Independent

Cold kitten stuck on roof rescued and warmed up by firefighters...

A kitten stuck on a roof in the cold has been saved by firefighters in America....

 2020-04-02 16:24 

Irish Independent

Blue Peter broadcasts from presenters' homes during lockdown...

Richie Driss hosted Blue Peter in his pyjamas as the CBBC children's programme aired from its presenters' homes for the first time in 61 years....

 2020-04-02 16:11 

RTE

Calls for archaeological recognition of Moore St site...

Some 1916 relatives groups and historians have expressed concern about the status of a 'Georgian rubbish dump' known to exist underneath the Moore Street terrace and surrounding area....

 2020-04-02 16:07 

Irish Independent

'Politics is irrelevant now' - Tyrone U20 boss Paul Devlin on the island's coronavirus battle and his All-Ireland plans...

Those who foresaw a strange, empty ambience around Croke Park on St Patrick's Day in the absence of the All-Ireland club finals weren't wrong....

 2020-04-02 16:00 

Irish Independent

Coronavirus Live Updates: Latest news from Ireland as 13 more deaths and 402 new cases confirmed...

Keep informed of these unprecedented times with the latest coronavirus updates on Independent.ie's live blog....

 2020-04-02 15:56 

Irish Independent

Everything you need to know about cutting your hair at home...

The coronavirus crisis has brought with it a whole range of small, unexpected difficulties. And one question a lot of us have been asking is, what are we going to do about our hair?...

 2020-04-02 15:56 

Irish Independent

Chelsea team up with Refuge to help tackle domestic abuse...

Chelsea have joined up with charity Refuge to raise money to support women and children experiencing domestic abuse during the coronavirus crisis....

 2020-04-02 15:56 

Irish Independent

FTSE closes higher despite rise in US unemployment hitting sentiment...

The FTSE 100 closed marginally in the black after a strong morning session was almost wiped out by "shocking" US labour market figures....

 2020-04-02 15:45 

Irish Independent

DUP councillor blames coronavirus on 'God's judgement' for legalising abortion...

The coronavirus pandemic represents God's judgment after an...

 2020-04-02 15:38 

Irish Independent

Spain's coronavirus death toll reaches 10,000 as number infected globally nears one million...

More than 10,000 people in Spain have died after testing positive for coronavirus, as the global number of infections moves closer to a million....

 2020-04-02 15:38 

RTE

WHO reiterates that coronavirus is a danger to children...

The World Health Organisation reiterated its warning that children can also be affected by the new coronavirus, which has claimed the lives of several young people....

 2020-04-02 15:31 

Irish Independent

Love in the time of coronavirus: how to cope as a couple during quarantine...

HOME is, for many, their safe space....

 2020-04-02 15:29 

Irish Independent

Coronavirus Ireland: Paschal Donohoe points to Covid-19 bill approaching 20bn...

A fall in tax income will be an even bigger hit to the Exchequer than extra spending linked to the Covid-19 outbreak, Paschal Donohoe has warned....

 2020-04-02 15:29 

Irish Independent

Coronavirus crisis has caused more economic damage than financial crash, Varadkar says...

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said the coronavirus has already caused more economic damage to the country than the financial crash....

 2020-04-02 15:25 

RTE

5 things we learned about the Covid-19 economy today...

As the crisis arising from the Covid-19 pandemic continues to unfold, so also do the consequences for the economy here and around the world. We are now starting to see hard data come through, putting in context just how serious the situation has become....

 2020-04-02 15:23 

Irish Independent

Fine Gael Senator loses Seanad seat after career marked by political blunders...

GAFFE-prone Fine Gael Senator Catherine Noone has failed in her bid to be re-elected to the Seanad....

 2020-04-02 15:04 

RTE

West of Ireland doctors using video to contact patients...

Hundreds of people in the west of Ireland are using videoconferencing technology, to maintain contact with doctors, in hospitals across the region....

 2020-04-02 14:57 

Irish Times

Tributes to ‘stalwart’ of London-Irish community who died from coronavirus...

Alice Kennedy (83) was chair of the Irish Elderly Advice Network originally from Co Laois...

 2020-04-02 14:57 

Irish Times

LIVE Coronavirus: Death toll in UK rises by 569, Irish tests to be sent abroad...

Northern Ireland reports 6 more fatalities with total cases reaching 774...

 2020-04-02 14:56 

Irish Times

Coronavirus: Deaths in Northern Ireland rise to 36...

Pubic Health Agency reports six further fatalities while 774 people have now tested positive...

 2020-04-02 14:45 

Irish Independent

'The worst is the thought of dying alone' - Brendan Gleeson on coronavirus pandemic...

Loved ones having to die alone is one of the most heart-breaking tragedies of the Coronavirus pandemic, legendary Irish actor Brendan Gleeson has said....

 2020-04-02 14:39 

Irish Independent

Aaron Cresswell 'petrified' for newborn daughter and insists football can wait...

West Ham defender Aaron Cresswell admits the coronavirus pandemic has left him "petrified" for his newborn baby and insists the Premier League should not be held to ransom on a return date....

 2020-04-02 14:35 

Irish Independent

Man accused of stealing woman's car as she delivered medication to cocooning elderly amid coronavirus restrictions...

A 47-year-old man has been accused of stealing a car from a woman in Dublin as she delivered vitally needed medication to elderly people cocooning in their homes to avoid Covid-19....

 2020-04-02 14:31 

Irish Independent

Coronavirus Ireland: Warning over fake door-to-door tests...

THE Government has warned people to beware of anyone calling to their door offering fake Covid-19 tests....

 2020-04-02 14:31 

Irish Independent

Builder takes home baby fox after mistaking cub for abandoned puppy...

A construction worker who thought he had rescued an abandoned puppy from a building site later discovered he had taken home a fox cub....

 2020-04-02 14:20 

Irish Independent

Jordan Henderson reveals the key factors behind Liverpool's success under Jurgen Klopp...

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson believes the 'never say die' attitude instilled by boss Jurgen Klopp is an essential part of the team's identity....

 2020-04-02 14:19 

RTE

UK sees further 569 deaths linked to Covid-19...

The number of deaths linked to Covid-19 in the UK has risen by 569 over the past day, with the death toll now standing at 2,921....

 2020-04-02 14:11 

RTE

Exchequer figures show big fall in tax take in March...

The latest Exchequer figures from the Department of Finance show that total tax revenues for the first quarter of 2020 were 800m lower than expectations....

 2020-04-02 14:08 

Irish Independent

Coronavirus: UK death toll closes in on 3,000...

The United Kingdom's death toll from the coronavirus rose 24 percent to 2,921 as of April 1....

 2020-04-02 14:08 

Irish Independent

Belgian Pro League set to cancel season due to coronavirus pandemic and declare Club Brugge as champions...

The Jupiler Pro League in Belgium is set to become the first European top-flight division to be cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-02 14:05 

Irish Independent

Ofcom rules against radio station over guest's coronavirus comments...

Ofcom has said that a local radio station broke broadcasting rules when one of its guests suggested the Covid-19 outbreak was caused by the rollout of 5G mobile technology....

 2020-04-02 14:02 

RTE

NCH development board bring legal action against BAM...

The development board of the new National Children's Hospital has begun legal action against the construction contractors who are building it....

 2020-04-02 14:00 

Irish Times

March temperatures were below average across most of country...

Month started and ended cold but was also drier than usual, weather statistics show...

 2020-04-02 13:45 

Irish Independent

Brighton boss Graham Potter believes taking a wage cut is the right thing to do...

Brighton boss Graham Potter says it was a "normal" decision for him to take a pay cut and has backed his players to follow suit....

 2020-04-02 13:44 

RTE

US jobless claims surge to record 6.7m...

The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits last week shot to a record high for a second week in a row - topping 6 million - as more jurisdictions enforced stay-at-home measures to curb the coronavirus pandemic, which economists say ha...

 2020-04-02 13:43 

Irish Independent

Why would bondholders write-off Digicel debt for Denis O'Brien?...

Denis O'Brien will be left $1.7bn better off if Digicel bondholders accept his proposal to slash what they are owed by his telecoms empire....

 2020-04-02 13:41 

Irish Independent

National children's hospital sues contractor in row over construction costs...

The board of the national children's hospital has issued proceedings against the main contractor on the project, BAM Building Ltd, in a row over spiralling costs....

 2020-04-02 13:41 

Irish Independent

National children's hospital sues contractor in row over construction contract...

The board of the national children's hospital has issued proceedings against the main contractor on the project, BAM Building Ltd, in a row over a building contract....

 2020-04-02 13:39 

Irish Independent

Simon Harris claims TDs are 'risking public health' by meeting today...

HEALTH Minister Simon Harris has said TDs are...

 2020-04-02 13:17 

Irish Independent

Ireland's newest university set to play crucial role in post-coronavirus recovery in Munster...

THE creation of Ireland's newest university through the merger of Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) and Institute of Technology Tralee (ITT) will play a crucial part in the national recovery from the Covid-19 crisis....

 2020-04-02 13:10 

Irish Independent

TV magician Dynamo reveals he has coronavirus with 'quite severe' symptoms...

Dynamo has revealed that he has contracted Covid-19 and is at "high risk" from the disease because of his underlying health conditions....

 2020-04-02 13:08 

RTE

Comedian Eddie Large dies after coronavirus battle...

The comedian Eddie Large, who found TV fame as part of double act Little and Large, has died at the age of 78 after contracting coronavirus, his son has said....

 2020-04-02 13:05 

Irish Times

Q&A: What financial help is available during the coronavirus pandemic?...

State offering a range of supports to those who have seen their work affected by crisis...

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