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Explainer: What’s happening at home and abroad?

February 24, 2021

Over the past few weeks, some of the biggest stories in Irish media have centered around the country remaining in level 5 lockdown, the roll-out of the Covid-19 vaccine, or rather the pace of vaccinations. Along with education, as second-level students have pleaded with the Department for Education for clarity on the position of the Leaving Certificate 2021.

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Work placements suspended for student nurses and midwives

January 27, 2021

More than 2,000 student nurses and midwives have had their clinical placements suspended by the Department of Health for at least two weeks. The decision comes as pressure continues to increase on Ireland’s health service