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Body of woman found in house in Killiney, south Dublin

Body of woman found in house in Killiney, south Dublin

Gardaí are investigating the death of a woman in unexplained circumstances at a house in south Dublin on Tuesday. An investigation has been opened following the discovery of the body of the female in her 50s in a house in Killiney. The house is located on …

Miriam Lord: Vigilant Richard Boyd Barrett keeps the Hungary at bay

Miriam Lord: Vigilant Richard Boyd Barrett keeps the Hungary at bay

Opposition TDs must keep a watchful eye on the Government during this unprecedented lockdown period, otherwise Leo Varadkar will Orbánise the entire country and suddenly it will be like Dublin on the Danube, with democracy as we know it out the window. Vigil…

Construction firm stops work on national children’s hospital

Construction firm stops work on national children’s hospital

Bam Ireland has announced that it has stopped work on the building of the national childrens hospital. The company said it ceased work on the project immediately after getting confirmation from the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board (NPHDB) that…

Distance learning – Frank McNally on the revelations of lockdown

Distance learning – Frank McNally on the revelations of lockdown

One of the more sobering revelations of the lockdown, for me, is that what the health services call social distancing is what, before now, I had considered normal life. Certainly, the adjustments have been minimal. Ive always hated shopping, long before it wa…

Coronavirus: Republic reports 17 further deaths, 325 new cases

Coronavirus: Republic reports 17 further deaths, 325 new cases

Another 17 patients diagnosed with coronavirus have died, the National Public Health Emergency Team reported on Tuesday evening. The patients included four women and 13 men. Eight of the deaths occurred in the east of the country, three in the south, three …

Members of same household may exercise together, Government confirms

Members of same household may exercise together, Government confirms

Members of the same household are allowed to take physical exercise together under Government restrictions during the coronavirus pandemic, the Department of the Taoiseach has confirmed. The Government clarification comes after some confusion emerged around…

Margaret Glaspy on songwriting: ‘Rinse and repeat to find the gems’

Margaret Glaspy on songwriting: ‘Rinse and repeat to find the gems’

Margaret Glaspy is no stranger to flipping the script. Growing up in California, she was a fiddle-playing virtuoso who also played trombone; she switched to guitar in her teens and became a purveyor of both tender folk songs and thumping indie-rock tunes, as …

Body of woman discovered in south Dublin

Body of woman discovered in south Dublin

The body of a woman in her 50s has been discovered at a house in Killiney, Co Dublin. Gardaí said they were investigating what they described as the “unexplained circumstances” surrounding the discovery of the woman’s body in Laurel Heights. The scene has b…

Podcast: Ep. 2 North-South Relations

Podcast: Ep. 2 North-South Relations

In this episode Colm Ó Mongáin discusses North-South approaches to tackling the virus on the island of Ireland with RTÉ Health Correspondent Fergal Bowers. We also look at North-South tensions in the Eurozone over tackling the economic impact with Europe Edit…

17 more deaths from coronavirus and 325 new cases

17 more deaths from coronavirus and 325 new cases

Seventeen more people have died from Covid-19 in Ireland and 325 new cases have been diagnosed today. There has now been 71 Covid-19 related deaths in the country, with 3,235 confirmed cases of the virus. In Northern Ireland there have been six further deat…

Covid-19 patients asked to take part in clinical trials

Covid-19 patients asked to take part in clinical trials

Critically ill patients with Covid19 in Ireland will be asked to take part in a clinical trial on how to treat the disease. The trial will test the effects of different interventions for Covid 19 patients, who are being treated in intensive care units.  The…

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