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Friday, 22 January 2021

Government considering how to honour the work of volunteers during pandemic

They are working unpaid and they epitomise the volunteer spirit in Ireland at the moment,” he added. “These people signed up for a couple of weeks' ...


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Cabinet considers €91m plan for GPs and pharmacists to vaccinate 1.5m people

GPs who participate in larger mass vaccination centres to be established by the HSE would receive an hourly fee of €120. What is Ireland's plan for ...


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Deregulation not on EU agenda for financial services, says McGuinness

Mairead McGuinness, Ireland's EU commissioner, said the EU will be taking the opposite path to the UK when it comes to banks and markets. “The UK ...


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Hospitals under 'unrelenting strain' as doctors say people not respecting the lockdown

A Monghan GP said Ireland is still "on the crest" of this wave of Covid-19. Ilona Duffy believes it is likely even more people will require hospital ...


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Court reserves decision on Waters, O'Doherty appeal

Ms O'Doherty said the respondents were experimenting on Irish people with ... He compared Ireland's response to the World War II emergency to the ...


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Joe Biden's ancestral homes in Ireland celebrate inauguration

“Many Irish people left these shores in search of the American dream, and Joe is a prophet of an American dream and he shows what hard work and ...


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Period products could soon be available for free in schools, colleges and public buildings in Ireland

According to Ms Moynihan around 800 million women, girls and trans people menstruate every day. The average Irish person spends an extra €61.39 ...


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How Ireland can stop the rise of the far-right

Ireland should show empathy for the vulnerable people who have been groomed by the violent far right, and have zero tolerance for the ringleaders who ...


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