Northern Ireland

As Republic aims to do 100k coronavirus tests each week and Northern Ireland target is 8k, professor calls for urgent all-island strategy

15 minutes ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Former NHS doctor and professor of Public Health University of Bristol Dr Gabriel Scally has said Ireland's geographical advantage is being squandered by the adoption of...
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Coronavirus: Estate agent Property People offering free housing for NHS staff

Coronavirus: Estate agent Property People offering free housing for NHS staff

15 minutes ago   |   Belfast telegraph

An estate agent is providing free housing for NHS staff who have had to move out to protect their families from Covid-19.
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QIH donates PPE stock to health workers after laying off 600 staff

33 minutes ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Building products manufacturer Quinn Industrial Holdings has donated stocks of personal protective equipment for use by frontline health workers in the fight against Covid-19.
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Murphy unveils Budget war chest to battle coronavirus impact on Northern Ireland economy

33 minutes ago   |   Belfast telegraph

NORTHERN Ireland now has £912m for the fight against Covid-19, the Finance Minister has said as he delivered the Executive's 2020/21 Budget.
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Stormont sees biggest spending increase in a decade after devolution restored

51 minutes ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Stormont ministers will enjoy their biggest spending increase for a decade next year.
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DUP: Northern Ireland now has ‘most extreme' abortion laws in Europe

1 hour ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Northern Ireland has introduced the most extreme abortion laws in Europe, the DUP claimed.
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Coronavirus: 900% increase in workplace complaints but no site visits, says Northern Ireland Health and Safety Executive

Coronavirus: 900% increase in workplace complaints but no site visits, says Northern Ireland Health and Safety Executive

1 hour ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Northern Ireland's Health and Safety Executive has had a 900% increase in complaints made against firms over safety concerns amid the coronavirus lockdown measures but said it...
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Watch: Gloria Hunniford calls for NI public to stay at home during coronavirus crisis to 'protect the NHS'

Watch: Gloria Hunniford calls for NI public to stay at home during coronavirus crisis to 'protect the NHS'

1 hour ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Gloria Hunniford has called for the Northern Ireland public to heed government advice and stay at home "for our own good".
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A&E doctor sent boy home with laxatives for constipation only for him to die of bowel failure

A&E doctor sent boy home with laxatives for constipation only for him to die of bowel failure

1 hour ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

Stephen McElroy, 11, from Northern Ireland, was sent home with a laxative after Dr Aine Mullen, 35, wrongly diagnosed him with constipation.
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Coronavirus updates: Another patient dies in Northern Ireland

4 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Another patient has died in Northern Ireland after contracting coronavirus, bringing the total number of deaths to 23.
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