THE TOP 4 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW
The Cabinet Sub Committee on Covid-19 will meet this evening to consider further actions aimed at addressing rising infection rates.
The wider use of Covid certs, antigen tests and a recommendation for people work from home where possible are among the measures set to be discussed.
Human rights groups have accused Greece of pursuing a politically motivated prosecution of 24 aid workers — including an Irishman.
Seán Binder, who grew up in Cork, faces trial in Athens on Thursday on charges including people-smuggling, fraud and espionage, which he denies.
A post-mortem’s to be carried out today on the bodies of a man and woman found dead in Co Kerry.
The elderly couple, aged in their 70s and 80s, were found at a house in Dromnevane and removed to Tralee Hospital yesterday.
Two million euro from dormant bank accounts will be used to help address educational disadvantage.
Under the 2022 Action Plan, funding of over €55m will be delivered across 10 Government Departments.