Coronavirus

March 12, 2020
Robin Swann 'cautiously optimistic' on Covid-19

Robin Swann 'cautiously optimistic' on Covid-19

Ministers are set to consider the remaining restrictions on February 10

First Minister Paul Givan says masks shouldn't be 'new normal' and points to February date

First Minister Paul Givan says masks shouldn't be 'new normal' and points to February date

Mr Givan was speaking to Belfast Live after Thursday's Executive meeting

Northern Ireland restrictions: Details of changes to come into place from Friday

Northern Ireland restrictions: Details of changes to come into place from Friday

The remaining restrictions will be considered by the Executive on February 10

Belfast nurse says devastating impact of Long Covid means she may never work again

Belfast nurse says devastating impact of Long Covid means she may never work again

Saskia Mulder has been left suicidal after her overall health has gone downhill since coronavirus

Northern Ireland restrictions to be lifted in some hospitality settings

Northern Ireland restrictions to be lifted in some hospitality settings

Proof of Covid status will no longer be legally required in some areas

Covid certification in NI: Ministers to consider dropping scheme in some settings

Covid certification in NI: Ministers to consider dropping scheme in some settings

It is understood the measures under consideration by the Executive envisage one phase this week and one next

Northern Ireland's Covid restrictions could be 'lifted in two phases'

Northern Ireland's Covid restrictions could be 'lifted in two phases'

The first change could come into effect on January 21, according to reports

New Covid treatment options rolled out for vulnerable patients in Northern Ireland

New Covid treatment options rolled out for vulnerable patients in Northern Ireland

Treatments previously only available to people who were hospitalised with the virus are now being offered to eligible patients in the community

Northern Ireland health unions give "guarded welcome" to NHS pay rise news

Northern Ireland health unions give "guarded welcome" to NHS pay rise news

"The blunt truth is that our health service would not be standing at all, were it not for the superhuman efforts of staff"

The NI Covid restrictions set to be discussed by Stormont Ministers on Thursday

The NI Covid restrictions set to be discussed by Stormont Ministers on Thursday

Vaccine passports, table service and nightclubs are reported be amongst discussions for Thursday

Recap as NI Executive agrees to lift pub restrictions

Recap as NI Executive agrees to lift pub restrictions

Table service and the rule of six will be removed from January 21 - while nightclubs can reopen next week

Covid NI: Self-isolation period in Northern Ireland to be reduced to five days

Covid NI: Self-isolation period in Northern Ireland to be reduced to five days

The Stormont Executive are due to meet tomorrow to discuss easing restrictions

Long Covid symptoms leave Co Down man with extreme fatigue and brain fog

Long Covid symptoms leave Co Down man with extreme fatigue and brain fog

Some of John's symptoms include extreme fatigue, breathlessness, and brain fog

Covid NI: Over 4,400 positive cases and six further deaths reported

Covid NI: Over 4,400 positive cases and six further deaths reported

There are currently 404 Covid-19 confirmed patients in hospital in Northern Ireland

Covid NI: Stormont Executive urged to set out 'roadmap' for easing restrictions

Covid NI: Stormont Executive urged to set out 'roadmap' for easing restrictions

It comes as the Scottish and Welsh governments begin to remove rules introduced at the start of the Omicron wave

Covid NI: Postcodes recording highest number of new positive cases in last week

Covid NI: Postcodes recording highest number of new positive cases in last week

There is currently 394 Covid-19 confirmed patients in hospital

NI Covid vaccine certification scheme "discriminatory", MLAs told as petition handed in

NI Covid vaccine certification scheme "discriminatory", MLAs told as petition handed in

The scheme requires hospitality customers to show proof of vaccination, a negative lateral flow or proof of previous infection

New positive Covid infections halve in Derry in one week

New positive Covid infections halve in Derry in one week

Infections have fallen in the city's two postcodes overall

Covid NI: Chief Medical Officer urges pregnant women to get vaccine following new study

Covid NI: Chief Medical Officer urges pregnant women to get vaccine following new study

A new study found that women who get Covid-19 towards the end of their pregnancy are at an increased risk of birth-related complications

Tenerife restrictions: Full list of new rules holidaymakers need to be aware of

Tenerife restrictions: Full list of new rules holidaymakers need to be aware of

Anyone jetting off for a sunny winter break to Tenerife will now be subject to strict restrictions