Professor James McInerney, head of the School of Life Sciences at the University of Nottingham, discusses Ireland's higher incidence of Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people over the past 14 days than the UK.
Lebanon govt resigns amid outrage over Beirut blast
Bel Trew, Middle East Correspondent with The UK Independent, reports on the resignation of Lebanon's prime minister who said a huge explosion that tore through Beirut and caused public outrage was the result of endemic corruption in the country.
Trump escorted from briefing after White House shooting
Brian O'Donovan, Washington Correspondent, reports that US Secret Service agents shot and wounded a man who was apparently armed outside the White House last night, President Donald Trump said, after being briefly whisked away in the middle of a press conference.