Thursday February 26, 2015
President Michael D Higgins has criticised the rise of a new class of people trapped in job insecurity following the recent financial crisis.
Tuesday February 24, 2015
Round-up of other Irish and international news stories.
Friday February 20, 2015
President Michael D Higgins has accepted an invitation from the United Nations to become one of ten global champions of its HeForShe campaign for gender equality.
Friday February 13, 2015
The incoming Children's Ombudsman has said protecting children in the direct provision system will be one of his top priorities when he assumes office.
Wednesday February 11, 2015
Twenty-one long-term carers have been honoured by President Michael D Higgins at a ceremony in Dublin today.
Tuesday February 10, 2015
President Michael D Higgins has released his first poem publicly since he assumed office in 2011.
Saturday January 31, 2015
The death has taken place of Colm Rapple, a journalist, economist and author.
Wednesday January 28, 2015
Politicians have strongly condemned the verbal abuse President Michael D Higgins was subjected to last week by water charge protesters.
Tuesday January 27, 2015
President Michael D Higgins has told the Council of Europe in Strasbourg that Irish citizens have made a huge sacrifice for the recovering economy.
Sunday January 25, 2015
President Michael D Higgins is among the dignitaries attending the annual Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony at the Mansion House in Dublin this evening.