Coronavirus: City Hospital to host NI's first Nightingale
Tower block will have 230 beds and will help deal with the expected surge in coronavirus cases.
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 23:07:21 GMT
Coronavirus: NI could see 3,000 deaths in 'first wave'
The first minister compares the "sobering statistic" to number of lives lost in the Troubles.
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:28:17 GMT
Coronavirus: MoT centres and SSE Arena will be test facilities
A Belfast centre will begin operations next week, while the SSE Arena is also being re-purposed.
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:44:05 GMT
Coronavirus: No wake, no funeral, just prayers in a cemetery
How coronavirus has robbed families of traditional rituals associated with death.
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 05:51:12 GMT
Small manufacturers ?could get coronavirus grant?
An NI business grant could be extended to small manufacturers, says the economy minister.
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 11:13:19 GMT
Gallagher's baby joy amid coronavirus crisis
Paralympic gold medallist Kelly Gallagher speaks of her joy at becoming a parent for the first time ...
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:37:35 GMT
Coronavirus: Down?s syndrome and dancing through isolation
Ryan Irwin, who is 19 and has Down's syndrome, has been using technology to exercise with friends.
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 06:45:27 GMT
Deaf community concerned over Covid-19 information
The deaf community in Northern Ireland say some information sources are not available to them.
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 13:14:30 GMT
Ian Marshall loses Irish Seanad seat
The former UFU president became the first unionist elected to the Republic's upper chamber in 2018.
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 07:30:01 GMT
Coronavirus: PSNI to suspend Troubles investigations
Officers and staff from the Legacy Investigations Branch are being redeployed to respond to coronavi...
Tue, 31 Mar 2020 17:02:06 GMT
HIA compensation: Application process opens
The executive office says the Covid-19 crisis means processing HIA payments will take longer.
Tue, 31 Mar 2020 18:54:40 GMT
Abortion: New laws come into force in Northern Ireland
The changes mean abortion will be allowed in all circumstances in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy.
Tue, 31 Mar 2020 13:11:26 GMT
Coronavirus: NI public can 'be heroes and save lives'
Dr Sean McGovern, a consultant at the Ulster Hospital, calls on people to follow Covid-19 guidance.
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 14:45:56 GMT
Coronavirus: What are social distancing and self-isolation?
Everybody should be avoiding non-essential contact, and you should stay at home wherever possible.
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:38:24 GMT
Coronavirus symptoms: What are they and how do I protect myself?
The virus is spreading around the world, but what is it and what are the symptoms?
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 11:45:56 GMT
Coronavirus information: What should I do?
Step-by-step, what to do to help prevent the spread of the virus.
Tue, 24 Mar 2020 18:36:13 GMT
Coronavirus: No hospital visits - what are the exceptions?
The Department of Health is ending hospital visiting in order to prepare for the Covid-19 surge.
Thu, 26 Mar 2020 18:23:48 GMT
Coronavirus poses new threat to local newspapers
Some have stopped printing and journalists have been laid off as the crisis hits revenue and sales.
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 05:43:32 GMT
Abortion: Northern Ireland opens new chapter but questions remain
BBC News NI's Jayne McCormack assesses the law change and how the Covid-19 crisis might affect it.
Tue, 31 Mar 2020 05:31:43 GMT
Coronavirus: From sold-out arenas to living room gigs
Recording artists are streaming gigs from their homes as self-isolation due to the coronavirus conti...
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 07:32:16 GMT
Polio: memories of self-isolation in the 1950s
Those who had the debilitating condition urge people to be resilient in this current crisis.
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 06:30:55 GMT
Coronavirus: Students told to pay up for empty flats
Students renting off private landlords will not benefit from rent terminations offered by universiti...
Sat, 28 Mar 2020 09:19:44 GMT
Coronavirus: Further cancellations for GCSE and A-Level exams
CCEA has cancelled oral and practical GCSE and A-Level exams due to take place in the summer.
Sat, 28 Mar 2020 06:50:44 GMT
Coronavirus: 'Everyone has an opportunity to be a hero'
Dr. Sean McGovern from the Ulster Hospital says members of the public "can save lives".
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 14:33:10 GMT
Clap for Carers: Northern Ireland pays tribute to healthcare workers
People pay tribute to NHS staff and care workers dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.
Thu, 26 Mar 2020 23:29:34 GMT
Coronavirus: The families posing on their doorstep through isolation
Some families in Northern Ireland have found a novel way of dealing with isolation in their homes.
Thu, 26 Mar 2020 06:45:48 GMT
Coronavirus: Concern over neonatal relocation plans
The BBC understands the move is part of proposals to free up hospital space for a surge in covid-19 ...
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 07:54:12 GMT
Coronavirus: Covid-19 centre closed by staff sickness reopens
The centre in Londonderry was forced to close after 40 nurses had to self isolate
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 08:38:53 GMT
Coronavirus: No testing at Altnagelvin Covid-19 centre
GPs are asking the public not to confuse new coronavirus centre in Derry with a testing facility.
Wed, 25 Mar 2020 15:48:08 GMT
O'Neills staff back at work making NHS protective gear
Sportswear firm re-hires some of the 750 workers it laid off last week to make masks and scrubs for ...
Wed, 25 Mar 2020 20:22:24 GMT
Coronavirus: Sharp drop in Irish growth rates
Daily growth rates are down, but experts say it will be another week before there is a reliable pict...
Tue, 31 Mar 2020 11:10:12 GMT
Coronavirus: Irish police patrols promised for virus restrictions
Irish police say they will be "encouraging" people to comply with new restrictions on public life.
Sat, 28 Mar 2020 20:25:29 GMT
Coronavirus: Irish hospital bans fathers and partners from births
The Midlands Regional Hospital in Mullingar says the move is to protect new mothers and babies.
Fri, 27 Mar 2020 18:39:34 GMT
Coronavirus: Irish parties 'hope to fill vacuum' amid outbreak
Could Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil agree to a new coalition in the midst of a crisis?
Thu, 26 Mar 2020 15:38:03 GMT
Coronavirus: 'Temporary morgues' planned in Republic of Ireland
Government official says they are preparing for a "surge" in deaths from coronavirus.
Thu, 26 Mar 2020 20:59:39 GMT
Coronavirus: Irish government changes testing criteria
Patients are now required to have two major symptoms rather than one before being referred for testi...
Wed, 25 Mar 2020 20:02:41 GMT