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825 cases were confirmed yesterday evening, including 147 in Cork. The national 14 day incidence rate is now 167 per 100 thousand people. Chief medical officer Tony Holohan says level 3 has had some impact in Dublin, where it’s been in place for four weeks. However, he says cases are beginning to grow in the […]

Billions of euro in additional spending is expected as part of today’s budget It’ll focus on Covid, Brexit, housing and getting people back to work. One of the last measures agreed was to give some 400,000 social welfare recipients a Christmas bonus, so long as they’ve been on it for a total of 4 months. […]

1 further death has been reported 254 of the cases are in Dublin, with 147 in Cork, 39 in Cavan, 38 in Donegal and 37 in Kildare. The other 310 cases are spread across 20 other counties. Chief medical officer Tony Holohan says the situation has deteriorated over the past week:

The attempt was made by authorities in France The 63-year-old was convicted following a trial in his absence by a court in Paris last year of the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier. Frank Greaney has this report for RedFM News:

5 locations were searched in Bantry today Earlier today, multiple locations in Bantry and Dublin were searched by the Bantry District Drugs Unit, the Cork West Divisional Drugs Unit, and the Store Street District Drugs Unit. 2 men, aged in their 20s, were arrested as part of the operation and are currently being detained at […]

Last year, a court in Paris found him guilty of the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier Sophie Toscan du Plantier was beaten to death in west Cork in 1996. Ian Bailey, who did not attend the trial, described it as a “farce”. Mr Justice Paul Burns is still outlining his reasons for refusing this third […]

That’s according to UK Psychologists They believe age restrictions should be introduced for applications that change a person’s face and body. Dr. Malie Coyne, Clinical Psychologist and NUIG Lecturer says these young people are forming an identity that’s based on an unrealistic image. She’s concerned teens with low self esteem could be badly impacted by […]

Two of the deaths were within the nursing home itself While one person passed away in Portlaoise General Hospital. In a statement the company says there has been no change in the number of residents who have tested positive at the home following a second round of testing. One resident is currently under the care […]

The measure could come into place later this week The Chief Medical Officer in the North has recommended a six week lockdown to limit the increasing spread of COVID after almost 4,000 cases were confirmed across the island over the weekend. 877 new cases of coronavirus have been recorded in the north in the last […]

Just under 229,000 people will receive the PUP tomorrow The rise comes after the entire country was placed on Level 3 restrictions. Over 69 thousand of those claiming the payment this week are employed in the likes of hotels, pubs, restaurants and cafes. More than 18,000 of these people applied for a claim in the past […]



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