Worldwide cases now over 5 million
More than 5 million people across the world have been diagnosed with Covid-19.
They include 1.5 million people in the United States.
Over 106,000 cases were recorded across the world yesterday - the worst since the outbreak began.
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GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCEMET: Level 5 lockdown has been extended until March 5th
Taoiseach Micheál Martin has said the number of people in hospital and ICU beds is still to high to consider lifting restrictions.
HSE contact tracer says number of close contacts of those who test positive for Coronavirus has dropped significantly
There's been a significant drop in the number of close contacts of those who test positive for Coronavirus.
Less than 6% of Covid19 swabs analysed in Irish labs yesterday were positive
It's the lowest rate since Christmas Eve.
Transport Minister says additional travel restrictions will have an impact in curbing spread of COVID19
Cabinet Ministers have approved an extension of the lockdown until the 5th of March.
Government faces calls to implement recommendations on the management of the Covid-19 pandemic in meat plants
66 staff at the ABP meat plant in Bandon have tested positive for Covid-19
Cabinet Ministers have been meeting to approve extending the lockdown until March 5th
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Four month extension announced for vehicles due for the national car test because of Covid-19 pandemic
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