Coronavirus Ireland , 22,541 confirmed cases , 1,429 deaths
Latest figures from the health protection surveillance centre show 22,541 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Ireland with 1,429 deaths. Dublin has the most confirmed cases with 10,885 cases followed kildare with 1,312 and Cork with 1,199 cases. 2,915 people have been hospitalised with 373 requiring intensive care .
Taoiseach made special plea for free movement of Agri workers to Ireland during Covid19 crisis
Just days after the Taoiseach made a public statement describing how he felt "discomfort" at the arrival of 189 Bulgarian fruit pickers on a chartered flight from Sofia to Dublin , RTE's Europe editor Tony Connelly has revealed that Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Agriculture Minister Michael Creed had made special requests for free
Miracle baby survives Coronavirus and Open heart Surgery
A 6 month old baby girl at Liverpool's Alder Hey Children’s Hospital has survived both open heart surgery and the Coronavirus . 6 month old baby girl , Baby Erin Bates who has battled serious health conditions since her birth last october including open heart surgery in December
Planning Deadlines for objections and appeals extended to beyond 9th May
Due to Coronavirus travel restrictions . The government has made a new order extending the time deadlines for receipt of planning submissions. Where the final deadline to lodge an objection or appeal to a Planning authority or An Bord Pleanala falls between 29th March and 9th May inclusive , the deadline is
Broadcasting Authority - "equal allocation of airtime not necessary to achieve fairness"
The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland has rejected a complaint made by European Elections Candidate Dr Fidelma Healy Eames relating to her exclusion from two RTE Live debates during the European Elections last year . In her complaint to the BAI , Dr Fidelma Healy Eames said she was excluded from
Dublin Standards: Irish PM Denies Breaking Lockdown Rules After Having Topless BBQ in the Park
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has denied breaking the lockdown rules after he was pictured attending a topless barbeque in a sunny Dublin park with his partner and two other friends.On Monday, a spokesman said that that the Europhile Irish leader broke no laws, breached no regulations and observed public
Captain Tom Moore at 99 raises millions for Health Service , puts celebrities to shame
Captain Tom Moore at 99 years old, has shamed whinging celebrities. Every generation as they age, longs for that period in time that they can call upon, to bring to
Tullamore lawlessness , gangs out of control
This video shows how lawlessness in Ireland is at an all time high . Gangs fighting in tullamore , Co Offaly . Gardai forced to flee . No respect for Gardai . Video was originally posted to twitter April 10th . #tullamore http://www.thetricolour.com/videos/tullamore-bad-behaviour-riots_1.mp4
Opinion: Our Caretaker Government Is Failing The Elderly, Homeless And The Disabled In Ireland.
Opinion: Our Caretaker Government Is Failing The Elderly, Homeless & The Disabled In Ireland. I have had to relegate this article to the position of Opinion piece, despite clear evidence that the
A Little Good News & Common Sense in these testing times
Back in 1983, a song sung by Anne Murray made it’s way into both the top of the charts of the time,and in to our collective hearts. The song title is: A Little Good News . But most people will remember the chorus / words