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Fully-vaccinated Premier League players given exemption to travel to red list countries
Upon their return, the players must quarantine for 10 days at a club facility, which they can only leave once a day to train or play.
Two Ireland U21s squad named as only home-based players may travel to Montenegro
Jim Crawford’s side play a double-header of Euro qualifiers this month, but restrictions could leave him with a depleted panel for the second game in Podgorica.
Komodo dragon and two in five shark species in danger of becoming extinct
About 28% of the 138,000 species assessed by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature are now at risk of vanishing.
Uefa in talks to move Champions League final to England after Turkey added to UK red list
The game between Manchester City and Chelsea was due to be hosted by the Ataturk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul on 29 May.
European Commission writes to government expressing concerns about hotel quarantine system
It believes the matter could impact EU law.
A European Commission spokesperson suggested there are other ways to protect public health.
Justice Minister Helen McEntee has defended legal advice over the measure, intended to prevent variants of concern.
The Irish Government has ten days to reply to the Commission.
Man Utd to join Liverpool in not releasing internationals if they have to quarantine on their return
Arrivals in Britain from “Red List” countries are subject to 10 days’ hotel confinement.
Department looking to restrict non-essential travel from 'third countries' with high virus rates
Options from the Department of Health will be finalised “as soon as possible”.
Ireland to step up controls for arrivals from Covid-19 hotspots, including US and Middle East
These are part of new measures brought in with the publication of Ireland’s ‘green list’.
The Lambay black rat is now the only 'threatened' terrestrial mammal species in Ireland
There is better news for bats, squirrels and otters.
This tiny gull likes to nest along Ireland's cliffs. It's facing global extinction
Globally, the species is thought to have declined by around 40% since the 1970s.
A complete list of the sharks in Irish waters has just been published
The leafscale gulper and the Portuguese dogfish are but two of 71.