Climate activists were protesting outside the Dáil and calling on the Government to implement a tough Nature Restoration Law.
President Higgins: 'It's important to eliminate poverty'
Barrister Marie O'Shea has rejected claims from TD Bernard Durkan that a recommendation to change the State's abortion laws would lead to a legal challenge.
More than 100,000 visitors are expected to attend the Bord Bia Bloom 2023 festival, over the June Bank Holiday weekend, in the Phoenix Park, Dublin.
Serbian Novak Djokovic has defended writing "Kosovo is the heart of Serbia. Stop the violence" on a camera following his first round win at the French Open.
Japan has confirmed that North Korea's attempted spy satellite launch ended in failure, with the rocket splashing down off the Korean peninsula. Video: Reuters