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Ireland to be placed in second lockdown
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Taoiseach outlines importance of protecting Ireland's fisheries in Brexit negotiations
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'Unprecedented' Irish Budget 2021 unveiled
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Ireland faces tighter Covid restrictions after rejecting public health advice
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Gareth Bale left out of Wales squad for England clash
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Ireland's concerns over potential collapse of Brexit talks
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Irish Government announces blueprint for living with Covid-19
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Brexit trade deal: British are 'creating chaos deliberately' says Irish foreign minister
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Irish PM criticises UK plans to change Brexit deal
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Stephen Kenny rues poor finishing as Republic suffer defeat against Finland
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Nations League preview: Bulgaria v Republic of Ireland
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Pierce Brosnan to play WWII veteran in The Last Rifleman
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Darren Randolph: The anti-racism message still hasn’t sunk in
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Maskless Events Of The Elite Scream 'Do What We Say, Not What We Do'
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Golfgate: Commission president requests 'further clarifications' over Hogan's COVID rule breach
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Coronavirus: Republic of Ireland to move to highest restrictionsThe new rules, broadly similar to the spring lockdown, are due to last for six weeks.
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Republic of Ireland 0-0 Wales: Nations League game ends goalless draw in DublinWales remain unbeaten in the Nations League after they are held to a goalless draw away against the Republic of Ireland, who have James McClean sent off.
Five more Republic of Ireland players out of Wales game after new positive Covid-19 caseFive more Republic of Ireland players are out of Sunday's Nations League game against Wales after a new positive Covid-19 case in the squad.
Republic of Ireland's Euro hopes ended by shootout defeatThe Republic of Ireland are punished for missed chances as they are beaten on penalties in the Euro 2020 play-off in Slovakia.
Euro 2020 futures & bragging rights - a key day for the Home NationsNorthern Ireland, Scotland and the Repubic of Ireland all fight for Euro 2020 qualification, while England face Wales in a friendly.
Coronavirus: 'Act now to prevent lockdown', Irish PM warnsMicheál Martin announced the Republic of Ireland will move to level three restrictions from Wednesday.
Coronavirus: Highest level restrictions recommended in Republic of IrelandPublic health experts say the highest level of restriction is needed across the Republic of Ireland.
Coronavirus: Irish cabinet self-isolating over possible Covid caseThe Irish parliament is also adjourned as Health Minister Stephen Donnelly awaits a Covid-19 test.
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Finns beat lacklustre Republic of Ireland in DublinStephen Kenny suffers his first defeat as Republic of Ireland boss as his side fall to a 1-0 Nations League home defeat by Finland.
Injury-time Duffy goal earns Kenny point in first Republic matchShane Duffy's injury-time goal rescues a 1-1 draw for new Republic of Ireland boss Stephen Kenny in the Nations League opener in Bulgaria.
Ireland’s agriculture minister quits after breaking lockdown rulesBy Padraic Halpin Dublin - Ireland's prime minister on Friday accepted the resignation of Agriculture Minister Dara Calleary after his attendance at a social event drew public anger for having..
Coronavirus: Ireland at 'tipping point' as Covid-19 cases riseThe Republic of Ireland's cabinet reverses some corovavirus lockdown relaxation measures.
The Guardian view on Irish politics: an enviable beauty is bornIn the archipelago of offshore European islands we inhabit, a new nation is growing in importance. This new nation is not the divided, tragi-comic “global” Britain of Boris Johnson’s sloppy and..
Coronavirus: Ireland puts brakes on easing lockdown amid 'real concern'The Republic of Ireland will not moved forward into Phase 4 of its roadmap, the taoiseach confirms.
'2020 and this is life' - Republic of Ireland striker McGoldrick targeted by racist abuseSheffield United say "something needs to change" with striker David McGoldrick the latest player to be racially abused on social media.
Jack Charlton, England World Cup winner, dies aged 85Centre-half was part of 1966 World Cup-winning team Charlton also a successful Republic of Ireland manager Jack Charlton, a World Cup winner with England and a former Republic of Ireland manager, has..
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Jack Charlton: Tributes paid by England, Republic of Ireland and former clubsThe Football Association of Ireland says former manager Jack Charlton "changed Irish football forever" as it led tributes after he died aged 85.
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Ireland: Micheal Martin elected new prime ministerFianna Fail leader Micheal Martin has been elected as Ireland's new prime minister, replacing Leo Varadkar. A coalition deal, which took four months, has been agreed between the country's two political..
Leo Varadkar hails end of ‘Civil War politics’ in Ireland’s parliamentCivil War politics has ended in Ireland’s parliament, after political rivals agreed to form a historic governing coalition, Leo Varadkar has said. Ireland’s new premier is set to be elected today,..
Micheal Martin to take over as Irish prime minister in grand coalitionMicheal Martin is set to take over as Ireland’s new prime minister Saturday at the helm of the nation’s first grand coalition, replacing Leo Varadkar in what will be a rotating premiership. The..
Irish coalition deal set to make Micheal Martin PM until end of 2022The head of Ireland's Fianna Fail party Micheal Martin is set to serve as the country's prime minister from late June until Dec. 15, 2022 according to the terms of a coalition agreement that must be..
Irish parties reach deal on new government but it needs ratificationIreland's Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and Green parties struck a deal to form a new coalition government on Monday that if ratified by members will end a months-long stalemate and is expected to make Fianna..
Irish parties plan to sign coalition deal on MondayIrish political parties Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and the Greens will sign a deal on Monday on the formation of a new coalition government, Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin said after talks on Sunday..
Irish PM expects coalition deal in next couple of daysThere is a strong possibility negotiators from Ireland's Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and Green parties will strike a deal over the next couple of days to form a new coalition government, acting Prime..
Irish PM says people should not book foreign holidays yetIreland's prime minister on Friday advised citizens not to book foreign holidays and said the government had no date in mind yet to end its 14-day quarantine for people arriving from abroad.
'Summer is not yet lost', Irish PM backs air bridgesIreland hopes to be able to recommend the resumption of air travel with a select number of countries in a number of weeks, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Thursday, telling prospective..
Irish PM expects new coalition government in place by end of JuneIreland's acting prime minister Leo Varadkar on Friday said he expected a new coalition government to be in place by the end of June once the three parties involved have agreed a policy programme and..
Irish PM says good chance social distancing rule can be relaxedIrish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar raised the prospect on Friday of halving social distancing rules from two metres to one if the rate of coronavirus infections comes down further in a potential boost..
Coronavirus: No new deaths in Republic of IrelandIreland's chief medical officer Dr Tony Holohan said the Republic has "suppressed Covid-19 as a country".
Irish health minister says some sectors could reopen ahead of planSome parts of Ireland's economy could restart ahead of schedule if the novel coronavirus remains under control, Ireland's Health Minister told Reuters on Wednesday, expressing cautious optimism of..
Ireland's Fianna Fail aims to complete government talks by end-MayThe leader of one of the three parties negotiating to form a new government in Ireland hopes to agree a policy programme by the end of May for members to vote on and end a months-long political..
Greens enter Irish coalition talks with climate on agendaIreland's Green Party agreed to enter talks about forming a government with the centre-right Fianna Fail and Fine Gael parties on Sunday, but said it would withdraw if it could not agree a policy..
Ireland's Green Party enters talks on formation of governmentIreland's Green Party agreed on Sunday to enter formal talks with centre-right parties Fianna Fail and Fine Gael on forming a government, but said it would withdraw if unable to agree a policy..
Irish PM sees targeted extension of emergency wage, welfare schemesIreland will likely extend COVID-19 emergency wage and jobless payment schemes beyond June, keeping them in place at the very least for sectors unable to open by then, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said..
Irish PM unveils plan to slowly lift coronavirus restrictionsIreland on Friday announced the first small steps to easing restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus and laid out a roadmap for a gradual re-opening of the economy over the coming months if..
Irish government talks may drift into June: Fianna Fail leaderThe leader of one of the parties negotiating to form a new Irish government raised the prospect on Wednesday of talks drifting well into June, extending a months-long deadlock that has been..
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Irish PM says any lifting of restrictions will be over monthsWhen Ireland is able to begin relaxing stay-at-home restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus outbreak, the measures will be rolled back over a number of months, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar..
Irish rival leaders sign off on initial government deal: internal emailThe leaders of Ireland's rival Fianna Fail and Fine Gael parties have reached a broad agreement aimed at attracting enough additional support to form a new government, according to an internal email to..
Vaccine needed to end social distancing: Irish health ministerSocial distancing rules adopted to slow the spread of coronavirus by keeping people two metres apart will remain largely in place until an effective treatment or vaccine is available, Ireland's health..
Irish rivals initial government deal 'effectively complete' - ministerAn agreement between Ireland's Fianna Fail and Fine Gael parties aimed at attracting enough additional support to form a new government is "effectively complete", a senior Fine Gael lawmaker said on..
Irish PM says 'fervent hope' is to ease virus restrictions after May 5The Irish government's "fervent hope" is to gradually ease coronavirus restrictions on movement and economic activity after May 5, but that is not guaranteed and any easing would be gradual, Prime..
Put holiday homes on hold, Irish police warn wannabe weekendersIreland's police chief told people who broke coronavirus containment rules to travel to a holiday home that they must stay put until the restrictions are lifted, in a warning to others not to be..
Ireland's prime minister to work as doctor amid coronavirus pandemicLeo Varadkar studied medicine and trained to be a doctor at King's Hospital and Trinity College Dublin. He'll work one day a week amid coronavirus.