Leo Varadkar announced on Wednesday that Junior and Leaving Certificate exams will go ahead in June, as previously planned.
All universities and colleges across the country are set to close due to coronavirus, according to Taoiseach Leo Varadkar.
Fine Gael decided not to run candidates in Northern Ireland for the UK election, despite requests from Young Fine Gael.
Ireland has blazed a trail when it comes to the advancement of LGBT+ rights. The referendum passed in 2015 marked Ireland as the first country to legalise same-sex marriage by popular vote.