Shane O'Brien is a journalist at IrishCentral. Shane studied journalism at DIT for four years before moving to New York in 2019, where he worked for the Queens Post, a local Queens publication. While living in New York he also freelanced for a number of Irish outlets and covered a number of high profile sporting events in the Big Apple. He started working with IrishCentral on his return to Ireland in January 2020.
The Immigrant Council released its 2019 Impact Report on June 4, which documented 46 racist incidents last year, up from 25 in 2018.
Ireland's falling number of new COVID-19 cases has precipitated the relaxing of certain restrictions that were earmarked for later in the summer.
As of June 5, there have been 2,206 coronavirus-related deaths and 29,939 confirmed cases of coronavirus on the island of Ireland.
Emma Fogarty, 35, from Abbeyleix in County Laois, was born with a rare skin condition called epidermolysis bullosa (EB).
The drones would be used to sterilize public spaces like cafeterias, public toilets, supermarket checkouts, airport terminals, and train stations.
The Taoiseach said that there was "genuine revulsion" in Ireland at the "heavy-handed response" towards demonstrators.
There have been significant reductions in new cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, genital herpes, and other common sexual infections in Ireland.
Rachel Millar, a midwife from Co Tyrone who now works in East London, is one of three female key workers featured on the July 2020 cover of British Vogue.