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Coronavirus: Taoiseach confirms Phase 1 of lockdown easing to begin Monday

Phase 1 of easing the lockdown restrictions will go ahead as planned on Monday, with new health advice for the changing circumstances, including wearing...

Coronavirus: Lockdown extended to May 18, travel limit raised to 5km from Tuesday

Taosieach Leo Varadkar announced that lockdown restrictions imposed to limit the spread of coronavirus will be extended until May 18 before Ireland can begin...

Coronavirus: Taoiseach hopes to begin lifting restrictions after May 5

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said that it's hoped that the government will be able to begin easing restrictions imposed to combat the spread of...

Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil leaders agree on framework for government

The leaders of Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael have agreed on a framework for an historic government that would see the two parties in...

Coronavirus: Taoiseach says “darkest days” may still be ahead, but that people are making a difference

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar warned that Ireland may experience some of its "darkest days" in the coming weeks of the coronavirus pandemic, but that better...

Coronavirus: List of ‘essential’ workers who can still travel

The government has published a full list of the essential service providers who are exempt from new restrictions imposed this week to fight the...

Coronavirus: Taoiseach orders two week nationwide lockdown

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has announced a two week nationwide lockdown from tonight in a range of new measures to combat the coronavirus pandemic announced...

Government announces more extreme measures to combat COVID-19

Leo Varadkar has just announced a range of new measures aimed at stopping the spread of COVID-19 in the country, but...

Coronavirus: Schools, colleges, and more closing to fight spread

Schools, colleges, any many other facilities will be closed for at least the next two weeks to combat the spread of...

Galway to share in creation of 600 jobs by EY

Galway will share in the creation of 600 new jobs announced today by professional services firm EY. EY has announced that it will be expanding...

Taoiseach says Justice Department should talk with people of Oughterard

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said that if the Department does intend to put a Direct Provision centre in Oughterard then it should communicate that...

Taoiseach calls on Noel Grealish to withdraw migrant remarks

The Taoiseach has joined a growing number of voices calling on Galway TD Noel Grealish to withdraw comments he made about African migrants at...

Owen Hanley: Why is Leo Varadkar Taoiseach?

By Owen Hanley  Last month Taoiseach Leo Varadkar unveiled a climate action plan nobody really believes in to do something that he never seemed to...

Galway shares in €450k boost for HIV treatment and testing

The government has announced this week that an additional €450,000 will be allocated for HIV testing and outreach in cities around Ireland. Speaking on Thursday,...

Connacht Rugby gets final approval for €30 million Sportsground development

The €30 million redevelopment of Connacht Rugby's Sportsground is now "shovel ready" with final planning permission secured it was announced today. Connacht Rugby has secured...

Future of new Merlin Park Hospital in doubt after hospice decision Taoiseach says

An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar cast doubt on the future of a new hospital at Merlin Park in comments made in the Dáil this week. The...

Galway TD hits out at Taoiseach’s support for vulture funds

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has come under fire for his stance that so-called vulture funds are better for homeowners than banks from a Galway TD. Independent...

Diplomats and peacekeepers to visit Galway schools

Secondary schools in Galway will get first hand knowledge of Ireland's global peacekeeping efforts from diplomats and members of the defence forces this year. The...

Government unsure what it’s “getting into” with Tuam Home excavation

Excavations at the site of the Former Tuam Mother and Baby Home won't begin until the second half of 2019. The Taoiseach said that the...

Taoiseach critical of Pope’s response on Tuam Mother and Baby Home

The Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said that a letter Pope Francis sent to Children's Minister Katherine Zappone about the Tuam Mother and Baby Home was...
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