Patients admitted to hospital after delay in seeking GP help

Patients admitted to hospital after delay in seeking GP help

Patients are having to be admitted to hospital after waiting too long to seek help from their GP, it has emerged.

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Teen 'lost it' and stabbed uncle for buying heroin for his father

Teen 'lost it' and stabbed uncle for buying heroin for his father

A teenager stabbed his uncle because he didn't want him to buy heroin for his father, the Central Criminal Court has heard.

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Brain-injured man restrained from visiting elderly mother due to Covid-19 fears

Brain-injured man restrained from visiting elderly mother due to Covid-19 fears

A brain injured man has been restrained by High Court order from leaving his nursing home for visits to his elderly mother or others due to concerns he does not ...

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Covid-19: Number of patients being treated in England's hospitals jumps almost 50%

Covid-19: Number of patients being treated in England's hospitals jumps almost 50%

Today, more than 9,000 people were being treated in England’s hospitals.

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Hawaii mountain telescopes close in response to virus order

Hawaii mountain telescopes close in response to virus order

This is the second time operations on Mauna Kea have shut down in a year.

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Trump defends extending virus guidelines as spread continues

Trump defends extending virus guidelines as spread continues

The US president extended the social-distancing guidelines to April 30.

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Jack Grealish apologises for breaking coronavirus lockdown to visit friend

Jack Grealish apologises for breaking coronavirus lockdown to visit friend

Less than 24 hours before the incident, the player launched a video appeal for people to stay at home.

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Katie Taylor’s super-fight with Amanda Serrano switched to July 4

Katie Taylor’s super-fight with Amanda Serrano switched to July 4

Katie Taylor's lightweight world title fight against Amanda Serrano has been rescheduled for Saturday, July 4, after all boxing events in Britain scheduled for May ...

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Football finance expert – not finishing season could cause Premier League crisis

Football finance expert – not finishing season could cause Premier League crisis

England’s top-flight is currently postponed until April 30 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Examiner seeks almost €300k in fees over attempts to save Sammon group

Examiner seeks almost €300k in fees over attempts to save Sammon group

An Irish building group wound up as a result of the collapse of the UK construction giant Carillion plc is at the centre of a High Court dispute over €294,000 ...

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Patrick Coveney-led food group Greencore cuts salaries and scraps dividend plan

Patrick Coveney-led food group Greencore cuts salaries and scraps dividend plan

Irish sandwiches and wraps maker Greencore has scrapped dividend plans and its existing earnings and revenue forecasts, in light of the Covid-19-driven disruption.

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OECD report says impact of Covid-19 in the West 'will be least severe in Ireland'

OECD report says impact of Covid-19 in the West 'will be least severe in Ireland'

The estimated decline in the level of output is equivalent to a decline in annual GDP growth of up to 2 percentage points for each month that strict containment ...

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Sam Smith to change title of upcoming album To Die For

Sam Smith to change title of upcoming album To Die For

The singer told fans that ‘there will be an album this year’.

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Covid-19: Angelina Jolie, Rihanna and Taylor Swift among stars donating money

Covid-19: Angelina Jolie, Rihanna and Taylor Swift among stars donating money

James McAvoy is the latest famous figure to make a contribution.

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Drake shares first photos of son Adonis with emotional tribute

Drake shares first photos of son Adonis with emotional tribute

He shared an inspiring message to those struggling during the coronavirus crisis.

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War of Independence: Terence MacSwiney endured life of sacrifice; His inaugural speech in full

War of Independence: Terence MacSwiney endured life of sacrifice; His inaugural speech in full

One hundred years ago this week, Terence MacSwiney was elected Lord Mayor of Cork following the murder of Tomas MacCurtain. Kieran McCarthy profiles his brief, but ...

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Whereabouts unknown: India's most wanted terrorist Masood Azhar

Whereabouts unknown: India's most wanted terrorist Masood Azhar

Masood Azhar is India’s most-wanted terrorist, having orchestrated a series of attacks that brought India and Pakistan to the brink of war, but his whereabouts ...

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MacCurtain inquest: 'You are dying for Ireland and die like a soldier'

MacCurtain inquest: "You are dying for Ireland and die like a soldier"

As part of our series to mark the 100th anniversary of the murder of Tomás MacCurtain, the Irish Examiner are publishing extracts from his inquest.

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