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Hamstring strain rules Robbie Henshaw out of the Lions' clash with Sharks
The 28-year-old is considered a probable Test starter against the Springboks.
Cases of variant from South Africa identified in Ireland have been contained, says expert
The variant from the UK accounts for more than 60% of new cases in Ireland.
Conditions in Ireland created 'perfect storm' for spread of UK variant
Public health experts are more concerned by the Covid-19 variant from the UK than the one from South Africa.
US detects first case of UK coronavirus variant in Colorado
The case was confirmed in a man in his 20s who had no close contacts.
New coronavirus strain reported in three European countries, ECDC says
A few cases with the new variant have been reported already by Iceland, Denmark and the Netherlands.
Schmidt hopeful Henshaw's hamstring injury will heal before Romania
The 22-year-old was ruled out of Saturday’s clash with Canada.
'Rock solid' - the relationship between Taoiseach and Tánaiste, says Ruairí Quinn
In a radio interview today, the minister addressed speculation the relationship was strained while also speaking about the controversy surround the Junior Certificate reform
E.coli strain will "inevitably" spread to Ireland
A HSE senior microbiologist said today that it is inevitable the strain will spread because all cases so far had been linked to travel to Germany. However she said the strain is easily killed with proper hygiene precautions.