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Crowded hospitals ‘battling’ to save lives but Ireland is starting to flatten the Covid-19 curve through ‘solidarity’ (source — www.irishtimes.com) 24/01/2021 11:09:34

Nphet reports 77 more deaths as Martin warns of restrictions for six more months

Confidence of Jones' new-look squad can fuel ambition (source — www.independent.ie) 24/01/2021 05:30:00

International rugby, as Danny Cipriani reflected last week, has become a war of attrition and territory, a physical grind that repudiates risk and makes for dull viewing. All that threatens to be unpr...

Johnson, Biden discuss ‘deepening alliance’: PM’s office (source — www.thesundaily.my) 24/01/2021 05:01:26

LONDON: Boris Johnson and Joe Biden on Saturday vowed to deepen ties and cooperate on tackling climate change in their first conversation since the US president's inauguration, the British prime minis...

Ireland breaks ranks to admit 'real problem' over EU's struggling coronavirus vaccine plan (source — feedproxy.google.com) 23/01/2021 22:33:24

IRELAND'S Taoiseach Micheal Martin has broken ranks to admit his concern over the delays to the delivery of the AstraZeneca-Oxford University produced vaccine.

UK Records 1,348 More Coronavirus Deaths In 24 Hours (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 23/01/2021 19:06:06

The number of people who have died in the UK after testing positive for coronavirus has risen to 97,329 – an increase of 1,348 over 24 hours.The latest government figures also reveal that 33,552...

Taoiseach: Lockdown restrictions could continue until end of June (source — www.independent.ie) 23/01/2021 17:04:45

Ireland’s tough Covid-19 restrictions could remain in place for the first half of the year, the Taoiseach has said.

Six Nations teams need to show more adventure – but don't hold your breath | Paul Rees (source — www.theguardian.com) 23/01/2021 16:00:17

Emphasis on physicality and defensive kicking unlikely to provide much relief for viewers of this year’s championship International rugby, as Danny Cipriani reflected last week, has become a war of at...

Ireland facing tough Covid restrictions for first six months of 2021, says Martin (source — www.irishtimes.com) 23/01/2021 14:44:31

Vaccine rollout to over-70s will be delayed because of AstraZeneca jab production issues

Ireland facing tough Covid-19 restrictions for first six months of 2021, says Taoiseach (source — www.irishtimes.com) 23/01/2021 14:44:31

Micheál Martin says Government will take ‘cautious and conservative approach’

Ireland facing Covid-19 restrictions for first six months of 2021 and vaccine delay for over-70s (source — www.irishtimes.com) 23/01/2021 14:44:31

Micheál Martin says Government will take ‘cautious and conservative approach’

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